We are a social hiking group with an emphasis on meeting people and talking as well as walking, exploring and appreciating scenic nature. Our hikes are day hikes in forests, parks, streams, and along coastlines in the Bay of Plenty region. A moderate level of fitness is required..

Convener:   Dudley Wade-French
Phone:   576 3867
Convener:   Celia Stevenson
Phone:   572 3554
Venue:   Tauranga District
Meetings:   2nd & 4th Thursday each month
Time:   Whole day, Departure varies
from 8.00 – 9.00 a.m.
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener

News from Other Organisations:

House of Science

House of Science need volunteers for driving and to help fix some broken equipment.

If you can help, check their website for further information:


or contact Pam:

Pam Bassett

GM House of Science Tauranga 

1/100 Grey Street 


07 5710711



Tauranga Continuing Education Group

Tauranga Continuing Education Group aims to Providing older people with an opportunity to listen to prominent New Zealanders discussing topics of interest.  Many of the speakers come from the University of Waikato and others from business and local organisations.

Meetings are held at the Otumoetai Baptist Church, 241 Otumoetai Road, Tauranga, commencing at 10.00am 3rd Tuesday of the month.

For 2018 speaker details see the web site HERE