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Events - RAILCARTING – DARGAVILLE TO WAIOTIRA & RETURN

Event Date

30 March 8:45am till 30 March 5:00pm

Register By Date

28 February

Event Region

Dargaville

Event Description

This new extended trip to the Waiotira Junction, is a trip that has not been available to the public for over 50 years. Waiotira is where the Dargaville branch line joined the Main Trunk Line from Auckland to Whangarei. You will travel over 21 bridges and through 2 tunnels, with the longest being 638 meters. Travel through native bush, farmland, forestry blocks and other interesting places which you can’t see anywhere but by rail. This journey is the second longest privately run rail journey in New Zealand. Optional: Make a weekend of it. See Newsletter. Kumara Box Museum and Kumara Garden tour Sunday 31st March

 

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March 2019 / April 2019
In this issue
*Puhoi Kayaking* Sculpture Walk on the Gulf* Bike Ride: Hobsonville to Albany and back via Greenhithe* National Jazz Festival, Tauranga* Auckland Foreshore Heritage City walk* Annual General meeting* Warhorse- Stage Show*

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Departs
30 Mar
8:45am
RAILCARTING – DARGAVILLE TO WAIOTIRA & RETURN
Register by 28 FEB 2019
Dargaville

Departs
12 Apr
3:00pm
MOSAIC WORKSHOP
Register by 31 JAN 2019
Paparoa, Kaipara Harbour

Departs
13 Apr
8:30am
BIKE RIDE – HOBSONVILLE TO ALBANY AND BACK VIA GREENHITHE
Register by 10 APR 2019
Hobsonville

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