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1 AUGUST 2018: Club Photo Competition
August 8 A National Geographic Journey to Israel and Jordan by Ray Manning and Liz Davis.
A short but interesting journey where we were shown not just tourist sights but were able to have discussion with opposing parties in these regions.
August 15 Biking the Aotearoa Trail
Helen Kettles will share her Tour Aotearoa 2018 adventure with us. 30 days biking from Cape Reinga to Bluff. The unexpected twists and turns of being off the beaten track, small town hotels and the characters she met.
August 22 Against the Odds 1987
In 1987 Don Millward undertook a solo tramp to the Paparoa Range. He will show a film of what turned into a major rescue.
August 29 NZ Geographic Board
“ You have a rep on the NZ Geographic Board. What does he do? David Barnes, FMC’s nominee on the Board, talks about the place naming process and some of the interesting name debates he’s been involved in”.
September 5 Hidden New Zealand.
A film chosen to highlight our beautiful New Zealand scenery, outdoor activities and native flora and fauna.
The club is always interested to hear from anybody wanting to be considered as a Wednesday night guest speaker and is open to suggestions.
If you have any suggestions for speakers, or would like to give a presentation yourself, please contact
Michele or Pamela at club night, or email details to Pamela.Campbell@comcom.govt.nz