AUGUST FIELD TRIP
- Saturday 25th August, 10:30am.
- Graeme and Doras’ property, Kaiikanui Rd, northeast of Hikurangi. From SH1, take the Whananaki Rd (sealed) for 7-8km, then turn left into Pig’s Head Rd (unsealed) and after about 200m turn right into Kaiikanui Rd. 7.5 km along.
- Graeme and Dora have 150 acres of rugged hill country, which they have been farming for over 20 years.
Their house is rammed earth and looks out over the Poor Knights Islands.
They have 2 orchards, 2 gardens (including rice field), a small herd of White Galloway cattle, and Black Berkshire pigs, and they are aiming towards self-sufficiency.
They have recently milled an area of pine and will be looking for ideas for redevelopment.
- A contribution for a shared lunch, a folding chair if you have one.
Cups and a cuppa will be provided.