GSNZ Auckland branch field trip

King Country and West Taranaki

A multi-day field trip to the King Country and West Taranaki

Leader Bruce Hayward


Saturday: Kiritehere Triassic coastal section

Sunday: Mohakatino coastal stacks and sea tunnels

Monday: Pungarehu debris avalanche mounds, Waitara fossil forest

Trip starts 2pm at Glow Worm Motel (SH 3, 2.5-3 hrs drive from Auckland)


Waitomo (Fri-Sat), and New Plymouth (Sun-Mon)

PLEASE BOOK ASAP with Maureen Burke by emailing her at

Numbers will be limited due to accommodation.

Car pooling available.