Dome Forest ~Tuff Truck Run

Dome Forest has changed a bit over the past 12months

On the Western side, it has extensive harvesting underway, with crews in there working even on weekends.

John Harvey & 3 other members when into the forest on 28th November to scope out club run out of the recognizable tracks we use to run on.

There is still currently areas of dense forestation & fallen trees etc. that been to cleared as you go along + a bit of land slips.

Quite a bit of deep mud in areas where the sun is not drying it out.

 

Club Meeting

 Pt. Chev. RSA  @ 7.30pm.

Meals & Drinks available.

+ we will be under Traffic Light restrictions

 

Please bring:~

 1. Your RSA Membership Card

2. Mask

3. Vaccination Pass

 

+ a few Land Rover stories

Christmas Camping & Picnic Run

With all the restrictions and level this, level that, it would just be really nice to get out doors and have a bit of fun

LROCA CHRISTMAS RUN

Date: Saturday 11 December -Sunday (Main Event) 12th December

Meeting time: 10am (both days)

Meeting Place: Opposite Bakehouse Cafe, Kumeu

Cost: Day fee $30 /Vehicle (Saturday or Sunday Arrival, (if staying overnight next day is free))

Camping Fee $10/adult, $5/Child

 

Maratoto Track Clean-up

Cutting back vegetation at Maratoto

An inspection a couple of weeks ago identified that vegetation on the Maratoto track (Whangamata Track) is encroaching over the track and DOC have given permission for a cutback on Saturday 2nd of October.

If your club are users of that route, some members may be willing to assist on the day.  Please advise members of this opportunity.

Note... chainsaws can't be used under DOC H&S rules.

Cutback volunteers can register with Peter Vahry at natlpro.nzfwda@gmail.com 

 

Muriwai Beach Clean-up Day

A great day out at Muriwai Beach doing our bit for the community.

Good for LROCA public relations + the kids & dogs can join in too.

If you have a trailer - bring it

Bring gloves & spades too for everyone, as there is often some nasty stuff to pick up

Council will provide collection bags.

 

Meet @ Kumeu Bakehouse @ 8.45am 

leave there @ 9.00am (TBC) for meeting @ the tennis courts @ the beach 9.30am

BBQ provided by council afterwards

- usually finished & heading home by 2.00pm latest.

 

Karioitahi Beach Run

Come Join us on another stunning  West coast 4x4 run

Karioitahi is located 8 kms west of Waiuku , South Auckland .

 

Karioitahi is known for its stunning ruggedness and beauty ,

There are multiple sand based tracks throughout the full length of the beach offering challenges for all levels

This will be a grade 1 Run so bring your road shinny right through to your tough truck .

We will have lunch on location in one of the many private bowel locations ( BYO LUNCH )

Garage Crawl

The Garage Crawl is a Club event where we will be visiting garages/workshops that not many have been to before.

There will be plenty of Land Rovers to view in various states. 

Also available will be parts for sale and possibly that particular one you have been searching for and found hard to find.

This will be a fun and informative event where we can meet people who have been around Land Rovers for years. 

Their knowledge is priceless.

We will be visiting 3 places of interest in West Auckland. 

Woodhill Patrol

Please contact Brett Barker if you're keen to join in by email or phone, tigerz11nz@gmail.com or 021-724 309; Don't sign up below.

These patrols are a good way to gain experience.

4 vehicles per Patrol.

Grade 3; Winch optional - but check with Brett (2 vehicles must have winches).
Tyres: MTs preferred (Silvers/Simex not necessary but good in winter)
Radio: UHF essential

Woodhill Patrol

Please contact Brett Barker if you're keen to join in by email or phone, tigerz11nz@gmail.com or 021-724 309; Don't sign up below.

These patrols are a good way to gain experience.

4 vehicles per Patrol.

Grade 3; Winch optional - but check with Brett (2 vehicles must have winches).
Tyres: MTs preferred (Silvers/Simex not necessary but good in winter)
Radio: UHF essential

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