North Shore Tramping Club



New members are always welcome. Simply enjoy two day-long tramps with us and you can apply for membership.

Application forms can be downloaded from the link following, or obtained from the club bus.

 Membership Application Form

Have the form signed by your trip leaders and forward it to the membership secretary here. Your application will  then be submitted to the club committee for approval.  


  • Affiliation membership to Federation of Mountain Clubs - this provides:
    • FMC discount card - 30% off DOC Annual Hut pass, 30% of Macpac gear, 10% off Great Walk fees, 33% off Wilderness magazine, 10% off at other major gear and equipment suppliers, and 10% off other travel prices.  See here for details
    • Advocacy - for the great outdoors at both a regional and national level
    • FMC quarterly magazine -  posted to your address
  • Reduced Trip Fees - non-member trip surcharges do not apply
  • Priority Trip Bookings - members have priority for trips with limited places
  • Club Newsletter - emailed copy of the club newsletter
  • Training Course Subsidies - a 50% subsidy for club approved and completed tramping related courses
  • Loan Gear - members may borrow club gear such as tents, cookers, packs, etc for free for club trips.  Gear may be hired for non‐club trips for a minimal charge
  • Club Library - members may borrow books for free from the large club library


      The membership fee is payable with your application.  The annual fees are:
      • Ordinary - $60.00 (18 yrs or older)
      • Junior - $15.00 (under 18)

      Children under the age of 14 must be in the charge of an adult.

      Club newsletters:

      • Emailed - free
      • Printed and posted - plus $15

      The membership year runs from June to May.  Fees are discounted when joining part way through the year.  See the membership application form for details.

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