Region 4 Summer Celebration


Your Area Committee invites you join them in a
“Summer Celebration”

A weekend of fun and friendship, celebrating our history and our future.

To be held at Awastone Riverside Haven,

143 Ruahine Road , Mangaweka

Saturday 1 April 2017



Morning tea: Kindly sponsored by Broad Roofing Wanganui

Lunch: $30 (price includes afternoon tea)

Evening barbecue $15, cash bar only, no BYO (however BYO OK in cabins)

Numbers required for meals by Thursday 30 March. We would like an idea of numbers earlier if possible.

Please email Joan Black [email protected]

Come Friday night and make a weekend of it or just join us for the day.

A list of accommodation options is below, please make your own bookings. Bring friends and new members.



Opening and morning tea at 10:00am followed by a short session of RWNZ nuts and bolts and an afternoon of fun, games and friendship.

Optional activities include bush walking, river drifting (see below), petanque and croquet.

Awastone drifting: on the river for an hour cost $80 which includes wet gear and life-jacket, however you will need to bring a warm top layer (polypropylene or similar) of suitable clothing in case you get wet feet or a wet “posterior”.

This is a very sedate rafting experience with no rapids or “Shotover River” conditions.




Pukeko cabin/sleeps 9-10 with ensuite-$26.00 per person

Pavillion cabin/sleeps 7-8 with shared toilet/shower with campers-$14.00 per person

Camping: Powered site $38.00, tent site $17.00 per person

Bring own bedding, warm clothes and own breakfast.

Other accommodation nearby:

Cairnmuir Cottage

Peter & Wendy Buchanan.

SH1 Mangaweka Ph:06 382 5745

Historic Shearers Cottage

Alex Gorringe Ph:027 4303997

Green Trout Cottage

13kms from Mangaweka

Ph:06 382 5507

Mt Huia/Hodd Cottage

906 Ruahine Road Mangaweka Ph:06 382 5726

Mairenui Rural Retreat

1019 Ruahine Road Mangaweka Ph:06 382 5564

TeOne Cottage

Kawhatau Valley Road Mangaweka Ph:06 382 5517


Or check out Mangaweka accommodation on google if these are unsuitable.

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