Changes are afoot after the departure of mainstay of the Mangawhai Walking Weekend Jean Goldschmidt. The Mangawhai Tracks Charitable Trust has been set up with proceeds from this weekend going directly to the Mangawhai Tracks Charitable Trust for the maintenance of existing tracks and the formation of new ones.
Get out your dance shoes, the band has been secured for 2015, news will be out soon on details of whats in store for the Mangawhai Food and Wine Festival 2015, more dancing, great food and wine. Relax under the olive trees in the late afternoon sun – our Walking Weekend farewell to summer. Last years event was sold out so gather your friends and be sure to book early.
Jean Goldsmith writes: On this my last Weekend after fifteen years I had a wonderful time. Everything went extremely well with everyone very happy. How could it not as the weather provided a mid summer treat with the heat almost too much for many. It was unusual to see the public still swimming at Walking Weekend time but it was an opportunity not to be missed by our walkers as well. With a record number of one hundred guides, (we aimed to have three or four guides on each walk,) it was great to see the effort the lead guides had put into garnering their teams so all had a […]