Mt Bradley –Sunday, 17 June 2018

Twelve of us gathered at Princess Margaret Hospital for our tramp to Mt Bradley. We left in three cars for Kaituna Valley carpark, which is located at the end of Parkinsons Road.

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Milford Track - 12-16 May 2018

After a slightly late start from Vesna and Milomir’s place, our 3 cars departed for the long drive to Te Anau, with the usual obligatory stop at Fairlie for coffee and pies.

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Captain Thomas Track - Godley Head - Sunday 1 April 2018

Sixteen eager trampers assembled by the Sumner clock tower on a calm, sunny Easter Sunday. Leader Helen knew the streets of Sumner to navigate to get us past the horse paddock and on to the Captain Thomas Track.

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Mt Cass Reserve – Saturday, 21 April 2018

This is an impressive limestone ridge leading to Mt Cass. The reserve is a joint effort by Transwaste Canterbury Ltd. and the Waipara Valley Promotion Association, and opened in 2006.

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EASTER: 29 March – 2 April 2018 – Fyffe River- Mt. Owen – Bulmer

The circuit proposed for this trip was the same as Easter 2007, i.e. Fri: Into Frying Pan Creek, over to Fyffe River and a full day up the Fyffe to Branch Creek Hut. Sat: Navigate east to camp in tarns area south of Sanctuary Basin. Afternoon explore from there. Sun: Continue south to Mt Owen, then drop off west to reach the top of the Bulmer lake amphitheatre. Camp at the lake’s southern end. Mon: Down Bulmer Creek through the bluffs and out down the Owen River.

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