The MTB ride is all ready to go

Landowners and Whangawehi volunteers have been busy preparing the track today. Wairoa District Council and QRS allowed the group to benefit from a road side mower allowing the track to be mown and spruced up. Thank you for their support.  The track is now ready to welcome bikers on Saturday the 12th of March. Registration will start from 9.30 am.

Event programme :

  • 9.30 am : Registration.
  • 9.45 : Health and Safety briefing, ride description and background on the Whangawehi restoration programme
  • 9.55 am : Karakia
  • 10 am : First departure for the riders willing to complete the 24 km ride without using the shuttle
  • 10.30 am : Shuttle departure
  • 2 pm onwards : Entertainment

This event is open to teenagers (12 year old and over).

Ride Map and profile :


Ride summary:

-4 kilometres of gravel road along Kinikini Road with 150 meters uphill

-9 kilometres of forestry and farm tracks

-10 kilometres of sealed road back to the Mahia Fishing Club

See you there !





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