Breeze Walking Festival 2019

Sat 28 Sept – Sun 13 Oct 2019

Breeze Walking Festival 2019


Taylors Mistake / Godley Head Coastal Walk – 29 Sept 2019

The walk follows along the dramatic cliffline from Scarborough Hill, past Taylors Mistake beach to Godley Head.  Special features are a penguin colony site and defence heritage infrastructure from WW2

+ Sunday 29 Sep   9.30am to 1.30pm
+ Meet at Scarborough Clock Tower, Sumner
+ Age limit 13+
+ Classified hard
+ Return bus provided from Godley Head public car park for $2 fare
+ Booking through Ken Couling, cell 022 6134610 or is essential
+ Carry lunch and liquid refreshments


Christchurch 360 Trail in 8 days – 6th Oct to 13th Oct 2019

A truly ‘Great Walk’ guided by ecologist Dr Colin Meurk around wetlands, dunes, streams, braided river beds, estuaries, forests, savannah grasslands, hills, harbours and dizzy heights in 8 days.





Radio interview – 24 Aug 2018

Colin talks to Jesse Mulligan on the ‘Talk the Walk’ series on multi-day walks.

RNZ Afternoons with Jesse Muligan – Result of search for “Colin Meurk”




2018 Sep Colin leads fourth 8 day walk, clockwise, during the Breeze Walking Festival
2018 Sep Fenn – Sanctuary Walk McLeans Island (Breeze)
2018 Aug First Annual General Meeting held on Thurs 9th at WEA
2017 Oct Colin leads third 8 day walk, ccw, during Breeze Walking Festival
2017 Oct Ken – Sign of Kiwi to Bridle Path walk.  (Breeze)
2017 Sep Fenn – Travis Wetlands walk and Rotary BBQ (Breeze)
2017 July Tower Tramping Club start first of 19 weekly sections. Walkers in 60s to mid 80s.
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.