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Explore Matakana Island by foot in a Walk-A-Thon

Thursday, April 5, 2018

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Explore stunning Matakana Island on foot on Sunday April 15.

This event has been designed to promote the health benefits of walking and to create an opportunity to assist with the maintenance and repair costs of local Marae.

Choose from a 10km or 12km walk covering farmland, roads and the estuary as you take in the views and learn about island culture.

Walk as fast or slow as you like and stop for snacks or lunch along the way. Help support this beautiful community by finding sponsor, or sponsor yourself, and choose one of the three local Marae to donate your sponsorship money to.

Bring: Packed lunch, drinks and snacks, sturdy walking shoes and weather-appropriate clothing, any medication you may require, sunhat, sunglasses, sunscreen, cash for barge, cash for sponsorship – there is no eftpos on the island.

Where: Omokoroa Jetty

When: 8.30am for a 9.00am departure (return on barges throughout the afternoon)

Cost: $10 cash for barge (return fare) & sponsorship money.

Please note dogs are not permitted at this event.

Please read the documents below and fill out the registration form to confirm your spot.

Click here for a detailed information sheet.

Click here for a sponsorship information form.

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