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The monthly club meeting has been cancelled due to the requirements of Level 2 restrictions, all other activities can continue if they meet with the restrictions and have the support of the organiser. 

 Activities coming up



It has been decided to wait till Monday 13th to make a decision re the class of Wednesday the 15th. If we stay in level 2 the class cannot go ahead because of the 1 metre distance and masking as Te Koi is  a public place. If this is the case we will just wait till definite dates from govt.

Movie  date to be advised



Port Nelson  - Monday 4th October

Port Nelson is owned by NCC & TDC and is a big business with annual revenue around $80mln, it employs in excess of 200 persons and deals with in excess 800 ship visits per year. This is a guided bus tour around the Port taking about 2 hours. Participants will need to bring ID photo and stay on the bus for safety and security reasons. The tour starts at Bridge St Bus Station at 9.30 and returns to bus station in time for coffee break at Halifax St Cafe. Assuming 30 participants cost per person is $10

Hurunui Garden Festival Thursday 28th - Sunday 31st. The guide for those who did not pick up the guide is now on line . With the numbers going it is important that you have booked your accommodation and also perhaps restaurant for evening meal. We will be able to  meet for drinks at a place to be decided for those staying in Hanmer.

Diane & John Mckinnon are kindly hosting drinks at 4.45pm on Friday the 29th Oct at the Hurunui River Retreat where they are staying. Please email them if you wish to go.


Waimea Dam Virtual tour Thursday 4th November

This is a 30 minute virtual tour of the dam construction by Reece Moon in the Fulton Hogan Brightwater office a few doors east of Headquarters Cafe If weather is nice this could be combined with a bike ridefrom Richmond or otherwise drive. Coffee before or afterwards the tour will be at Headquarters Cafe. 

The tour sticks firmly to the construction site progress & does not discuss various contractual /funding issues. Capacity is about 15 persons in the office meeting room and if numbers require we will split into 2 groups for both the tour & the cafe.