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Whakaari/White Island and Putauaki/Mt.Edgecumbe


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You are not booked on a trip until you have done all of the following :

1. Contacted the leader and received his / her OK to join the trip

2. Booked in online using the below booking form. Any questions, contact our bookings person on

3. Paid the trip fee into the ATC bank account 02-0100-0024675-000 quoting your name, the trip number and "Weekend"

Friday 17 May 2019

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Duration: Friday 17 May 2019 to Sunday 19 May 2019 (3 days)
Details: Two volcanos of the eastern Bay of Plenty
Saturday: Whakaari/White Island. Take a boat ride off shore to explore the live crater of New Zealand's most active volcano.
Sunday: Walk up to the summit of Putauaki giving spectalular views of the eastern Bay of Plenty. 3- 3.5 hours return. If time permitting walk one or two sections of Nga Tapuwae o Toi Walkway. 
Trip Co-ordinator/Leader: Bill Mancer   ph 027 2304850, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Note: After contacting the leader, make your online booking before 30 April. At this time payment for the boat/tour will be required to be paid before 07 May, plus your bus fare. Accommodation will be paid on arrival.
Accommodation: Awakeri Hot Springs Holiday Park. (ph 07 - 3049117) Camping in your tent or sleeping on the bus $18 per person, per night. Cabins and Tourist Flats available. Book your own after contacting the leader.
Note: Bring togs and towels for a hot swim.
Transport: Club Bus   Drivers: Suresh Nanu, Rudy Melster
Cost of boat and tour of Whakaari/White Island: $206.10 if 10 people or more.
Transport Cost: $74 members $92 non-members
Destination: 1364 SH 30, Awakeri
Departure: Friday 7.00pm, Club Garage, 31 Sandringham Rd, Kingsland
Booking: Trip Nº 1726
Please quote: Weekend + [your name] + Trip Nº with on-line payments.



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