EVENTS

The Breeze Walking Festival
2017   Sat 30 Sept to Sun 15 Oct
CCC Breeze Walking Festival

30 Sept – Discover Birds in Your Backyard
Time:  Saturday 9:30am – 12:30pm
Meet:  Beach Road car park, Burwood
Approx distance: 3.5km
Celebrate the rich variety of bird and plant life of Travis Wetlands with ecologist Dr Colin Meurk and then enjoy a BBQ provided by Rotary at the Beach Rd car park.
Bookings required: email fshaw36@gmail.com or phone Fenn Shaw on (03) 354 0066

2 Oct – Sign of the Kiwi to the Bridle Path
Time:  Monday 9:15am – 3:15pm
Meet:  Sign of the Kiwi car park. Dyers Pass/ Summit Road intersection, Cashmere
Approx distance: 10km
Spectacular panoramic views of Lyttelton Harbour and Canterbury Plains are highlights of this walk.  The undulating route along the crater rim traverses a rich mosaic of vegetation and volcanic landforms.  Return transport provided.  Suitable for 12 years +.
Bookings required, limited to 25. Email kandycouling@gmail.com or phone Ken Couling on (03) 384 2489  or  022 613 4610

8 Oct – Christchurch 360 Trail in 8 Days
Time:  9am – 5:30pm
Meet:  Various locations
Approx distance: Day 1: 16km, Day 2: 19km, Day 3: 16km, Day 4: 10km, Day 5: 20km, Day 6: 23km, Day 7: 16km, Day 8: 18km.
A truly great walk with ecologist Dr Colin Meurk around wetlands, dunes, streams, braided river beds, estuaries, forests, savannah grasslands, hills, harbours and dizzy heights in 8 days.  Suitable for 15 years +.
Bookings required, limited to 11. Email jonsct@protonmail.ch or phone John Scott on (03) 365 4566

 

 

 

 

2016 Dec George and Tony run trail in less than 24 hours, fundraiser for mental health
2016 Oct Colin leads second 8 day walk, cw, during Breeze Walking Festival
2016 Apr Hayden and other Boy Scouts 4-day walk and bike Chief Scout Explorer Challenge
2016 Mar Mark poet walks trail in 12 days (including rest days), posts journal
2015 Oct Colin leads first 8 day walk, ccw, during Breeze Walking Festival
2015 Aug Running Dreams first to run complete trail over a week.