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Octagon Club - South Island Discovery Tour

Octagon Club- September Trip

To discover more about our beautiful South Island. This five day trip will take in the mid- Canterbury area focusing of local history past. You will stay at Parland Motel for the duration of the trip and day trips will expore the surrounding areas.

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Monday Day 1 - Leave Dunedin and travel to Timaru- on the way there will be a brief stop at Palmerston, on to Oamaru for lunch in a place of your choosing before a Lolly Shop stop, then onto “Bush Town” in Waimate to give a peek at the history of the region.

Tuesday Day 2 - Travel to Peel Forest including the little church and tiki touring around, who knows what you’ll discover on the way or the suprises to be found.

Wednesday Day 3 - Expoloring Timaru in the morning, Aigantighe (Egg and Tie) Gallery and the museum beckons, then travel to Geraldine area for lunch, visiting the Vintage Car Museum, The Kakahu Gardens and township.

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Thursday Day 4 - Travel to Tekapo and the hot springs (Bring your bathing suit) then expolring the new developments in the area and Fairlie.

Friday Day 5 - Time for a little shopping before getting on the road home, calling into Moeraki township for lunch.

Cosst: $800 per person

This includes accomodation, breakfasts and dinners plus all activities. Lunches at own cost.
Deposit of $220 by end of July - this will be non-refundable. Full cost by end August, please.

Earlier Event: September 6
Tech for Seniors
Later Event: September 9
Social Sing Oamaru