Whitewater NZ

Relating to the administration of the Whitewater NZ, e.g. AGM, clubs, media releases, etc.

Wellington hosts NZRCA AGM for 2003

The Annual General Meeting for the NZRCA will be held on Saturday 6 September at Level 6, PSA House, 10 Aurora Terrace, Wellington from 9am to 9am to 12.30pm. Lunch will be provided.All paddlers are welcome to attend, at any stage of the day. The AGM will be followed by an Executive meeting from 1.30pm to 5pm, then we'll be keen on a drink and dinner at a local restaurant. Please send your nominations for Canoeist of the Year to admin@rivers.org.nz

New Zealand Canoeing 02.3, Spring 2002

New Zealand Canoeing, Spring 2002 (02.3) is out, and includes President's Comment (Robin Rutter-Baumann), Focus on the Executive, Maggie Oakley, NZRCA Canoeist of the Year (Sue Abbott), Our patron's words of wisdom on the Competition for Water (Hugh Canard), Adventures on the Turkish Coruh River (Mike Savory), What Mick Hopkinson Takes Boating (Mick Hopkinson), Conservation Updat

New faces on the NZRCA Executive

Following a positive Annual General Meeting on Saturday 7, we welcome several additions to the NZRCA Executive: Mike Birch as our new Vice-President; Tony Ward-Holmes takes over as NZ Canoeing Editor (while Polly continues with overall Communications); Glenn Murdoch inherits the Safety and Education roles from Janet Nicol. Thanks to Janet for her awesome work in the Safety area over a difficult period.

NZ Canoeing, Spring 2000 now available

The latest issue of NZRCA's official newsletter "NZ Canoeing" is now available to members. Features include the nomination of Ron Wastney of Nelson for Canoeist of the Year, an update from President Robin Rutter-Baumann regarding challenges facing the NZRCA, background on the Tongariro Power Development and Waikato River Resource Consents projects, paddling in California and other stories. More details in NZ Canoeing / NZ Canoeing 00.2, Spring 2000.

NZ Canoeing, Autumn 2000 now available

The latest issue of NZRCA's official newsletter "NZ Canoeing" is now available to members. Features include Mick Hopkinson on the use of play-boats on West Coast rivers, river works issues on the Motueka and Buller rivers, an Upper Otaki trip report, images from the Rodeo Worlds, updates on Karangarua access and the NZOIA/NZRCA Kayak Instructor Award Scheme and more.

NZRCA 2000 AGM date and venue announced

The NZRCA Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday 5 August 2000, 9:30am-4.00pm at the SVS Rooms, 3rd floor, 160 Manchester St, Christchurch. It would be great to see a lot of members at the AGM - especially those based in and around Christchurch, so please keep this date free. For clubs that are from further afield, please think about sending a representative. If you would like us to arrange accommodation with local paddlers, contact Lynne Fuggle at nzrca@rivers.org.nz.