Do you have an interest in the outdoors? Do you want to become a member of the New Zealand Mountain Safety Council? To find out more about becoming a member call us on 034092025.
The Wakatipu branch of the Mountain Safety Council run a variety of public courses in the following disciplines - Firearms, Bushcraft, Outdoor First Aid, River Safety and Avalanche. We are always interested in hearing from individuals or groups wishing to become involved and learn more about courses. Please email or telephone the branch for further information.
Introduction to Bushcraft/DOE Hillary Award Bronze course...
Registrations are now open for our Introduction to Bushcraft/DOE Hillary Award Bronze course taking place on Saturday 1 March and Sunday 2 March. *Please note evening theory sessions will be held on Tuesday 25 February and Wednesday 26 February. The course is aimed at first-timers or those with little experience. It will suit those who wish to undertake easy overnight bush trips using tents or huts close to road ends. The course also covers training components of the DOE Hillary Award Bronze.