September 2015 News

Contents: Day and Weekend Tramp 26/27 September Anniversary Dinner Anniversary Tramp DoC Permit Big Hill Station Hertaunga Tramping Club Auckland Tramping Club Trip Planning Meetings Christmas Bbq The Day and Weekend Tramps September 26/27, these have been cancelled due to the mountain weather forecast for continual rain. Suggest you go see the movie Everest on… [Read More]

August 2015 News

Contents: Anniversary Dinner Challenge Cup Joint Tramp Tramp Intentions – August 29, 2015 and the weekend Anniversary Dinner – October 8th. The Anniversary Dinner venue has been finalised. The Bluewater Hotel Restaurant (upstairs and overlooking the sea). The dinner will be a buffet and cost $40 pp. More info. on this as we get closer… [Read More]

July 2015 News

Contents: Makaroro Land Swap. FMC Submission Tramp Intentions Trip List and Meeting Calendar Subscriptions FMC Submission – Makaroro Land Swap You will have seen in the latest FMC Newsletter (ecopy) that the FMC has made a submission against the land swap which has been proposed by DoC to facilitate the Ruataniwha Dam proposal. See this… [Read More]

June 2015 News

Contents: Ruahine User Group. Solstice Tramp Weekend. Trip List and Meeting Calendar Subscriptions. Ruahine User Group Meeting The next meeting has been set for June 22 (Monday) at the Dannevirke Small bore Rifle Club at 7:00pm. Julia will be attending on behalf of the NTC. The Solstice Weekend Tramp We have not yet settled on… [Read More]

May 2015 News

Contents: AGM: May 7, 2015 We had a great turnout to the AGM. Unfortunately Julia (President) could not be present due to her viral cold. We will be posting the minutes here as soon as they are finalised. We said farewell to Ingrid Stevens who has been our Treasurer for the past three years, and… [Read More]

April 2015 News

Club members who enjoyed the chance to enjoy the seat.

Contents: Gezina Elzinga’s bequest Gezina Elzinga’s bequest We held a ceremony to celebrate completion of our Gezina seating on Monday, March 30. It was a chance to thank those who made her bequest become a reality. Gezina was a member of the Napier Tramping Club, who lived in Switzerland, running her English Language School. She… [Read More]

March 2015 News

Contents: Geaina Bequest Easter Trip Gezina Bequest The club will be holding a small ceremony on Monday, March 30th, at 6:00pm at the Gezina seat. All those who knew Gezina are welcome to join us. We will meet at the carpark on Tironui Drive and walk to the seat from there. Easter Trip The club… [Read More]

February 2015 News

Looking towards the Sawtooth from Tiraha

Contents: Geaina Bequest We’ve done it Gezina Bequest The club will be holding a small ceremony on Monday, March 30th, at 6:00pm at the Gezina seat. All those who knew Gezina are welcome to join us. Ruapehu Week The club has booked the Auckland Tramping Club Lodge on Mt Ruapehu for the week from Friday… [Read More]

January 2015 News

Near the trig on Te Mata Peak we all posed for a photo opp.

Contents: Geaina Bequest Ezee Tramp No 1 Gezina Bequest We understand that the sheep are leaving their unwanted dropings at the seat which the club has had built in conjunction with the Napier City Council. The seaat is on Napier Council reserve land, and it is proposed that a fence be built around the site… [Read More]

December 2014 News


Contents: Christmas wishes to all our readers and club members. Stay safe during this Christmas and New Year holiday season, and looking forward to our 2015 tramping calendar which is posted on the website. Christmas Bbq: Sunday December 14th. This year the Bbq was be held at Omatua Girl Guide Grounds in Rissington. This is… [Read More]