Labour Weekend, Saturday 26 to Monday 28 October
Both, long and short parties driving through to Broken Hill Campground (where we stay overnight) which lies in a picturesque setting in the Coromandel beside Tairua River and below spectacular cliffs.
We will be exploring a network of tracks, old goldmining sites, water races and tunnels.
Short Party will walk up to HiHi Trig and back to the bus or tent for a second night.
Long Party will walk past HiHi Trig and onwards to Billy Goat Basin Campground for the night
Short Party will drive around to Kauareanga Valley Rd. Park bus at Catleys Campsite and walk up Tarawaere Dam Track.
Long Party will walk out from Billy Goat Campground via Tarawaere Dam Track and finish at Catleys campsite.
Parties will meet on the track and walk out together.
Back in Auckland early afternoon.
Long Party Cost - $80
Short Party Cost - $90
Organiser: Bernhard 027 2783778
More info: http://www.uniquelynz.com/nzgold-p2.htm
Maps Online / Long Party Printable / GPS
Online / Short Party Printable / GPS
To access the printable maps, download the zipped file, and either:
· open the zipped file, then drag the files to a new location OR
· press and hold (or right-click) the zipped file, select Extract All, and then follow the instructions