Contents: Ron Lee – 2 February 1929 – 11 August 2019 It is with sadness that we report the death of Ron Lee. He was a life member of the club, and held the position of President for 1976-77 and 1981-82. Ron’s funeral was held in Napier on Wednesday 14 August. He was remembered at… [Read More]
Contents: Weekend Tramp Sat/Sun 27/28 July. Parks Peak Hut The access at the Makororo has largely been resolved through Smedley taking over the farm at the road end. Currently you can drive down to the old mill site at the end of Wakarara Rd if you get permission from Smedley. The phone number is 06-8566518… [Read More]
Contents: NTC Website We have been upgrading the website and the procedure would have been routine, had it not been for the host failing to install a link. Most users should not have a problem, but in the rare event that they do, their browser cache/history needs to be cleared. Below is a guide on… [Read More]
Contents: Change of Tramp Organiser Saturday May 4th, Kiwi Saddle Hut. The organiser is now Lynette Morgan. See the tramp list on the website for her contact info. NTC AGM – Held May 2, 2019. The meeting was well attended. The executive positions now are: President Kelvin Shaw (re-elected but this is his final year…. [Read More]
Contents: Change of Tramp Organiser Saturday May 4th, Kiwi Saddle Hut. The organiser is now Lynette Morgan. See the tramp list on the website for her contact info. There is a mid week overnight tramp this month to Back Ridge Hut on Wed/Thurs 10/11 April. Here are some taster photos. AGM Reminder The AGM is… [Read More]
RUG Minutes, 18 February 2019 RUG minutes Feb 2019 Kia Ora RUG, Just an email update to advise that we will have a team in at Iron Gate completing some tree work around the hut. This will open up the site and assist with the positioning of the new hut. This will occur from 7th… [Read More]
There is a Wednesday overnight tramp to Waipopehu Hut, Tararua FP, and also a weekend tramp this month to Whirinaki FP. Here is a pix of Waiopehu Hut taken in November 2013.
Happy New Year to all club members and readers. The weekend tramp this month is to Maropea Forks Hut 26/27 January. Here is a pix.
Contents: Club Christmas party, 13 December 2018 It was meant to be the club’s Christmas BBQ at the Puketapu Domain, but it ended up as a ‘shared Christmas dinner’ at our usual meeting place, the cricket club pavilion in Napier – because of poor weather. Thirty six members, partners and friends attended, many bringing… [Read More]
Contents: Ruahine User Group Meeting It was held on Monday November 5th. Attached are the minutes of the meeting. RUG Minutes Nov 2018 Club Business For those not able to attend the club night on November 1, here are a few notices for your attention. 1) We have organised a special evening at Kathmandu for… [Read More]
Contents: Club Business Club Meeting: A reminder that as it is HB Anniversary Day this Friday 19th October, there is no club meeting on Thursday 18th October. Day Tramp: No club day tramp has been organised for this weekend (normally Saturday but reverted to Friday if desired). If you wish to go out, please contact… [Read More]
Contents: Remembering John Marshall Change of speaker 20th September Iron Gate Hut Consultation Meeting 6 September FMC Newsletter August 2018 Anniversary Dinner Published 30 August Working Bee at Opouahi Published 30 August Remembering John Marshall It is with great sadness that we report the passing of John Marshall. John was a life member of the… [Read More]