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Fun for small people before lockdown

ASC Small People on Big Hills – Hunua Cossey’s Dam – 1st August 2021 A gorgeous winter's day dawned complete with mist and cloud in the valleys which soon burnt off. Twelve excited families (26 children aged from 2 to 12 years, plus 20 adults) met at the Hunua Falls carpark. We split into a faster and slower group, catering for the various ages and abilities. The fast team took the Massey Track and looped back via the Wairoa Creek Track. The slower group enjoyed an exciting river crossing, then the beauty of the Cossey’s Gorge Track. Read More

Summer Camp 021/2022

Summer Camp 2021/2022 Wairere Boulders Northland Duration: Sunday 26th December 2021 - Monday 3rd January 2022 Covid 19 Planning: The camp in Northland will only go ahead dependent on government guidelines and restrictions. We are also exploring options within the Auckland region as an alternative. Location: Tucked away in the upper reaches of the Hokianga Harbour, the Wairere Boulders is a private Nature Reserve with beautiful native bush, flowing stream and astounding volcanic boulders. ASC will have exclusive use of the spacious camping area, but the public will still have access to the Nature Reserve. Read More