21-23/05 WK: Weekend away in Napier


21/05/2021 - 22/05/2021    


Puketapu Hotel
679 Puketapu Rd, Western Hills, 4186, Napier

Event Type


Weekend Away (Coronavirus permitting)

21st and 22nd May 2021

Friday 21 May – make your way to Napier to overnight at accommodation of your choice.

Saturday 22 May – rendezvous art Puketapu Hotel – 10 am for 10:30 start. It has a large grass verge along the front. I will be notifying them of our final plans before the event.

On open convoy drive to the Mangatutu Hot Springs. Bring your own picnic lunch and bathers.

On return to Napier, we can collectively dine at a venue to be chosen closer to the date.

Sunday 23 May – assemble together for a group breakfast then spend the rest of the day on a wine tasting or whatever takes your fancy, before returning home.

The weekend may be cancelled due to Coronavirus. If this area goes in tot Alert Level 3 we may not proceed.

Two months ago Barb and I visited Napier Information Centre. No large events are scheduled for this weekend sand accommodation should be plentiful. We are staying at the Deco City Motor Lodge, 308 Kennedy Road. Phone 06 843 4342. Look it up on www.decocityt.co.nz

Mr Alistair Jordan is the proprietor and if you ring him direct he will give a group discount if you mention you are with thew Waikato Citroen Car club’s weekend away.

Please txt me at 02 11611216 or email me at ross.malcolm@slingshot.co.nz and let me know your intentions.

I have not selected a Saturday night venue or a Sunday breakfast location  until we know more about the approximate numbers attending.

The map below shows our route marked in red and the ”DOC” flyer that you can view at  https://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/hawkes-bay/places/kaweka-forest-park/things-to-do/campsites/mangatutu-hot-springs-campsite/ fills in the pool information.

We hope to see you. Please let me know.

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