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31 October 2014 - 6:55am

The catch.... the offer is open to a volunteer(s) willing to clean all the windows at the Lodge inside and out. Anyone up for the task?

Please contact Chas and Katrina  on (03) 435 1100 or unwin [at] alpineclub [dot] org [dot] nz (email).

(offer open for November 2014)

14 October 2014 - 10:02am

The Search and Rescue Institute of New Zealand are seeing expressions of interest in a Foundation Rope Rescue Course. They are looking at a cost of around $280 and 10 places being available. No date has yet been set.

Please see attached flyer to register your interest in this course.

13 October 2014 - 11:06am

Aspiring Hut - Matukituki Valley, Mt Aspiring National ParkAspiring Hut - Matukituki Valley, Mt Aspiring National Park

7 October 2014 - 7:26am

18 September 2014 - 7:08am

 image by David AddisonWhangaehu Hut 2014 Re-opening: image by David Addison

15 September 2014 - 2:46pm

 image by Mark WatsonUnwin Lodge - winter 2013: image by Mark Watson

As from 1 October 2014, there will be a new pricing structure for hut fees at Unwin Lodge.

25 August 2014 - 2:47pm

Media Release

Monday, 25 August 2014

New book on North Island’s best rock climbing aims to grow sport

The New Zealand Alpine Club (NZAC) today announced the release of a book featuring the best rock climbing in the North Island.

22 August 2014 - 10:59am

20 August 2014 - 2:50pm

 Chamonix AiguilleJamie Vinton-Boot : Chamonix Aiguille

As directed by Coroner, D O Crerar, the attached finding is to be circulated by the New Zealand Alpine Club Inc. to its members.