Events Calendar

Sep
19
Tue
Monthly public meeting @ Supper Room, Leys Institute
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Come and meet like minded people.  Upstairs in the Supper Room of the Leys Institute

Oct
8
Sun
Walk the Portage – South @ Seaside Park
Oct 8 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

We will walk the portages from the Pacific Ocean to the Tasman Sea. The walk is about one hour each way.  We will walk there and back to the start. During a traditional portage you would be carrying or rolling the boat or canoe.  We ask you to carry a boat of your own.  Maybe a boat hat or small model boat. Sunday 8th at 10:30am Ōtāhuhu 4km Start at Brady Rd Seaside Park, Princes St East to Princes right into Albert and left onto Luke St. Right onto Atkinson left to Portage Rd.
Climb Mt Richmond.  Then Portage rd. to Westfield Railway station.  Then return. Otahuhu Walk the Portage – https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=10m2V7dmxY8UQQYKsEk5Z28ox8Qs&hl=en&usp=sharing

Here is a description of the walks

 

Oct
15
Sun
Walk the Portages – West @ Karaka Park
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

A walk on the narrowest parts of the Auckland isthmus. We will walk the New Lynn portage from the Pacific Ocean to the Tasman Sea. Walk is about two hours there and back. During a traditional portage you would be carrying or rolling the boat or canoe.  We ask you to carry a boat of your own.  Maybe a boat hat or small model boat. Sunday 15 at 10:30am New Lynn  4.5km  Start Portage Road at Karaka Park.  Walk the length of Portage Road to Great North Road.  Then left into Gt Nth Rd and then right to Stock Street.  Left into Delta Ave right into Binsted Road and across Rata Street to Ken Maunder Park.  Have a look at the Whau.  Then return. New Lynn Walk the Portage –https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pmZjHNQkPO3MTXera3sM-ZPPPYc&usp=sharing

 

Here is a description of the walks

Oct
17
Tue
Monthly public meeting @ Supper Room, Leys Institute
Oct 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Come and meet like minded people.  Upstairs in the Supper Room of the Leys Institute