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Date Name Website Comments
March 2018 Oxfam Trailwalker 2018 Website Link Get a team together and enter this fun 100km walking event in the area around Whakatane
Now Recommended Outdoor First Aid course Website Link Mark Wilson thoroughly recommends the Outdoor First Aid Course with First Training
Now For Sale - Long and Short Gaiters

1) 1 pair long gaiters, large size, $40 ( Kathmandu club price $69-99)

2) 1 pair short gaiters large/Xlarge, but suit smaller size eg med, $15 (Kathmandu club price $29-99).

Contact Ann Simpson, Ph 09 816 9116
Oct to March Follow Bruce Hopkins on his Te Araroa Journey - The Long Way Home Website Link

Part adventure story, part memoir, part travelogue, The Long Way Home will allow you to be with Bruce in almost real-time. You can subscribe to the weekly podcast on the RNZ app, on iTunes, Stitcher, Radio Public or wherever you get your podcasts. The series will air on Nine to Noon on RNZ National 101FM at 9.45am on Nine to Noon from  Monday 13 November

November 7 Graham Langton on the early development of recreation in Tongariro National Park

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ASC Link and Venue

Graham Langton, historian, writer, and editor with a lifelong interest in the outdoors, tramping and mountaineering, will give an illustrated presentation on Tourists, Mountaineers & Skiers – The early development of Recreation in Tongariro National Park
Sept / Oct NZ Cycling Surveys Website link Sign up now to take part in on road and virtual surveys on cycling in NZ
Now $10000 reward for proof the South Island kokako is still alive Website Link

Various ways in which you can help. The Morgan Foundation has chipped in with another $5000 for the rewards.

Now Book - (Almost) True Tramping Tales Website Link In the New Zealand Bush with the Cock & Bull Tramping Club by Julia Millen with sketches by Barbara O’Reilly