Events and Activities Plan and Policy

 Ascent Faeri QueenNational Climbing Camp 2008–09: An ascent of Faeri Queene


To promote climbing & provide services for Club members and the general climbing community, in order to lift the profile and celebrate climbing in New Zealand, and climbing by New Zealanders.

A new committee is being established, so this page will be updated after it has formed. Nominations have been asked for in 2014

Convenor - Geoff Gabites

Committee Members - tba

Strategic Objectives:

  • To actively promote climbing through grants, events and provision of other services to Club members.
  • Liaise with the UIAA to ensure maximum club benefit from membership, including reciprocal rights.

 Grandness by Anthony RacPhotoComp 09 Overall Champion: Grandness by Anthony RacCurrent Projects and Key Results:

  • Operate a Club travel insurance scheme for members.
  • Manage and distribute the Expedition fund to agreed criteria.
  • Generate contributions to the expedition fund by way of bequests, membership renewal forms & profits from events.
  • January 2014 Climbing Camp in the Hopkins Valley area hosted by the North Otago and South Canterbury Sections.
  • Banff Film Festival as an ongoing national event around the country with the possibility of a small percentage of section profits paid back to specified national funds such as the Home of Mountaineering or the Expedition Fund.
  • Investigate national speaker tour opportunities.
  • National Photographic Competition run to encourage entries from Club members.