KASK Forum 2000 [40]

The Kiwi Association of Sea Kayakers (KASK) Y2CKAYAK Forum will be held at Christchurch, South Island, over the Easter weekend, Friday 2 I April to Monday 24th April, 2000.

A tentative programme will cover:

  • strokes,
  • surfing,
  • incident management,
  • rescues,
  • weather,
  • navigation,
  • hypothermia and
  • helicopter rescues.

The venue is a motor camp situated between an estuary and a surf beach.

The day following the forum 25th April is, of course, ANZAC Day, and trips are planned for the surrounding area. Christchurch is adjacent to Banks Peninsula, a volcanic area with high cliffs, deep bays and deserted I headlands. Trips will be planned depending on requirements.

For further details contact: Peter Sullivan, Phone 64-3-388-3380, email dsullivan@xtra.co.nz