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Cornwall Park Kite Day Sunday 13 November 2016 from 11am to 3pm at league grounds, Cornwall Park, Auckland. For further information contact Perrin Melchior on 07 549 4209.

Katikati Kite Day Saturday 19 November 2016 from 12 noon at Moore Park, Katikati. NZKA members providing display kites are asked to be there by 11am. For further information contact John Russell on 07 549 4209.

Napier Kite Weekend for NZKA members Saturday 26 November 2016 and Sunday 27 November. The plan is choose a flying location based on the weather forecast for each day. Social gathering to be organised on the day. For further information and on the day flying location contact Warren Ellery on 022 354 7147.

Mount Ruapehu Kite Day New Years Day 2017 on the golf course in front of the Chateau from 10-30am. The event is again organised by the Tongariro Natural history Society.NZKA members are again staying at the Ruapehu Mountain Motel & Lodge in Ohakune. We have a block booking (In 31st, out 2nd, but members planning on attending and staying in the lodge should contact the lodge directly to secure a room as soon as possible.

Nelson Summer Kite Festival Friday 20 January 2017 to Sunday 22 January at Neale Park, Nelson. For further information contact Ted Howard on 03 548 8707.

NZKA Annual Festival & AGM Waitangi weekend February 4 to 6, 2017. This annual event is this year being held at Eltham and is being organised by the Eltham Lions Club to celebrate 30 yrs of NZKA/Lions kite days in Eltham. 2017 is also the 100th Anniversary year of the founding of Lions Clubs around the world. The NZKA is holding units at the High Street Motel in Eltham for that weekend. Members requiring accommodation should book directly with the motel (06 764 5345) as soon as possible. Further information in Whats Up magazine.

Otaki Beach Kite Festival 25 & 26 March 2017 on Otaki Beach near the Surf Lifesaving Club. There will be guest fliers from Australia. For further information contact Otaki Promotions group at ipg@idmedia.co.nz



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