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August
  • 19
    19.August.Saturday

    Kawau Island Circumnavigation - Day paddle

    All day
    2017.08.19
    Martins Bay, Mahurangi East
    287 Martins Bay Rd, Mahurangi East 0982, New Zealand

    If you missed out on the inaugural 30K DAY paddle organised by Chris Dench,put this in your calender!

    This trip promises

    🏞 Scenery

    ⛺️ isolation

    💪 ‘ Knocked the bastard off’ ness

    Trip Details

    😋 WHEN: 19 August

    📭 WHERE: Kawau Island

    ⛽️ DISTANCE: 30 k

    🐥  PUT IN AT: Martins Bay boat ramp

    🤓 PRE DEPARTURE BRIEFING: 8:20 am on the beach

    ⛩ TIME OF PUT IN: 8:30 am

    💄 ESTIMATED RETURN: 4:00 pm

    🌍 FORECAST AREA: Hauraki Gulf

    ☃️ METSERVICE WEATHER PARAMETER at 7AM on trip day

    -NOT MORE than 15 knots
    ANY DIRECTION
    DAY or EVENING

    If outside this weather parameter the trip will AUTOMATICALLY CANCEL WITHOUT NOTIFICATION.
    Met Service Forecast

    🙀 UNFAVOURABLE WIND DIRECTION: Westerly
    An unfavourable wind direction may change the trip destination. You will be emailed THE DAY BEFORE  if this happens.

    30k paddle quick rules

    Remember all you need to to do to go on this trip is to:

    Have been on a YAKITY YAK SEA KAYAK SKILLS COURSE

    Take SOLE RESPONSIBILITY for your PERSONAL SAFETY

    CHECK that the METSERVICE FORECAST Met Service Forecast

    at 7AM on the day is WITHIN THE PARAMETERS listed above.

    See you there!