Winter Solstice Weekend and Mid-Winter Christmas 18 – 21 June 2020

Pukehina Beach front “Uncle Tom’s Cabin”

Day 1.  Thursday 18 June – travel to Pukehina, arrive at the cabin after 3 pm.

Day 2.  Friday 19 June  80kms. from cabin.  Not all flat! 25-30 km gravel.  views of Lake Rotoiti and Lake Rotoehu.  or 62 kms. 10kms gravel. Bring your home baking and flask coffee/tea  for morning tea plus your lunch. Snacks.

Day 3. Saturday 20 June – 64kms from McLoughlin Park, TePuke.  Not all flat! 25kms gravel. Explore TePuke hinterland.  Bring your home baking and flask coffee/tea for morning tea plus your lunch. Snacks.

Day 4. Sunday 21 June – 34kms from Paengaroa School. Mostly flat.  Cafe morning tea on the beachfront Maketu. Bring your lunch.

Evening Food Thursday bring your own dinner or maybe Pukehina Fish and Chips open?

Friday  shared meal.  Bring your favourite dish to share.  Saturday Mid-Winter Christmas.  bring your favourite dish to share with a Christmas theme.

Uncle tom’s Cabin sleeps 14-20 depending on number of couples.  ( 5 bedrooms, 1 super king, 3 queen beds, 2 double bunks, 2 singles and 2 bunks.  Price depending on final numbers $43-$50 per night approx. Owner will allow one campervan at $40 per night for two people if needed.  Lots of parking and bike storage. Large lounge. View on holidayhomes website. Bring your own sheets, pillow case, duvet or sleeping bag.

Cut off date for final numbers 30 April 2020 with accommodation to be paid in full by 10 May 2020. (If not all beds are taken there may be at the discretion of the owner the possibility of a later book in for one or two people)

Leader:  Margaret Law