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Greymouth Rotary Tour Itineraries

Gary Hopkinson, District 9970 Governor 2019 - 2020 —

Greymouth Rotary, home of the 2019 - 2020 Governor of District 9970, extends a warm invitation to everyone attending the New Zealand Australia Conference in Christchurch to take the Trans Alpine train and explore the West Coast.

Please note that entry fees apply on some tours. Meet and greet Greymouth Rotary at Monteiths Brewery 6pm Tuesday (Monteiths tour limited to 20 people). To register click here 


Itinerary 1 (Half Day, Easy Walk)

  • Punakaiki Pancake rocks and blowholes/ Truman Track/ Poerari Track 
  • Depart Monteiths 2.30pm Monday and 9am Tuesday
  • Guide - Robin Ross

Itinerary 2 (Full Day, Drive)

  • Brunner mine site/ Blackball/ Pike River mine memorial/Reefton distillery/ Blacks Point museum
  • Monteiths Brewery for tour and tea 6pm
  • Depart Monteiths 9am Tuesday
  • Guide - Selwyn Leitch

Itinerary 3a (Half Day, Easy Walk)

  • Pt Elizabeth walkway, lunch at Rapahoe hotel (drop off and pick up, one way walk)
  • Depart Monteiths 2.30pm Monday and 9am Tuesday
  • Guides - Jo Hart / Christine R

Itinerary 3b (Half Day,  Easy Walk)

  • Coal Creek Falls, lunch at Rapahoe Hotel
  • Depart Monteiths 2.30pm Monday and 9am Tuesday
  • Guides - Jo Hart / Christine R

Itinerary 4 (Full Day)

  • Mahanipua Waterways / Treetop Walkway / Hokitika Gorge / Lake Kaniere drive / Hokitika Town walk
  • Monteiths Brewery for tour and tea 6pm
  • Entry fees apply
  • Depart Monteiths 9am Tuesday
  • Guide - Allan Wilson

Itinerary 5 (Own)

  • Wilderness Cycleway option
  • Departure from Greymouth and Hokitika bike rental stations
  • Bike hire costs apply

Itinerary 6 (Half Day)

  • Shantytown Historical Park/
  • steam train ride/ gold panning/ theatre
  • Entry fee applies
  • Depart Monteiths 2.30pm Monday or 9am Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Guide - Dave McMillan

Contact DG Gary Hopkinson  hopkinsonrotary@gmail.com