Tararua Tramping Club
TTC Club Night
The Tuesday evening programme is:
There is a $2 door charge.
Tuesday is our regular club night. Club night meetings are held an our centrally located clubrooms in Moncrieff Street, off Elizabeth Street, off Kent Terrace.
We welcome new faces at our meetings, and there are always club members available to provide newcomers with information and answer any questions.
To add and update clubnights go to http://ttc.org.nz/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/FixtureCard/2014ClubNights
After having his right hip replaced, Peter Laurenson climbed Aoraki Mount Cook in November 2012 to mark reaching fifty. Peter is a photographer who has won NZAC awards and author of the book Occasional Climber: A journey to Mount Clarity which explores parallels between climbing in the mountains and the reflections of a fifty year old grappling with life’s issues.
9 September TTC MasterChef
Do you get lots of compliments from appreciative members of your cooking group when you've cooked a delicious evening meal? Then maybe you have what it takes to become the 2014 TTC MasterChef. You can enter this culinary contest either on your own or with one or two others.
Dave Grainger reports on climbs earlier this year of four classic South Island peaks, D'Archiac, Kehu, Travers, and Mackenzie. He contrasts the approaches taken for each climb and the climbing styles used, samples the stunning views on offer, and suggests some therapeutic benefits of trips such as these.
Predator Free New Zealand (PFNZ) aims to get people involved in a campaign to protect New Zealand’s threatened native species through improved pest management and control. Kevin Hackwell is a member of PFNZ’s Strategy Group.
In June 2012, John Hill and an old school friend walked across the north of England from the Irish Sea to the North Sea, passing through the Lake District, the Pennines and the North York Moors. They enjoyed the trip so much they did it again this year.
Can you, or someone you know, keep us entertained or informed?