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Last post 06-03-2007, 2:54 PM by CraigR. 0 replies.
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  •  06-03-2007, 2:54 PM 275

    Freshers 2007

    Hi Guys,

    Below is a copy of the Freshers info given out at the First meeting incase you have lost it. If you would like to come on freshers, but cannot make the first meeting you need to email ASAP on



    Freshers Info                      


    Important: If you have signed up you will be put in a group. You should receive an email from Craig telling you who your group leader if by Wednesday night and should hear from your group leader by Thursday night. If you do not receive this email please email as you may not be in a group, or we may not have the right contact details for you. If you have to pull out of the trip please let your group leader and Craig know ASAP.



    Meet at Hunter car park at 6pm on Friday, having already eaten dinner. The bus will not stop going either way. We will be back at uni by about 7pm on Sunday.



    $25 – Please pay at the Tuesday meeting. If you cannot pay on Tuesday you must talk to Craig or Andrea. Also you must be a club member ($20 students, $30 non student) to go on this trip. Please note you will also be required to provide your own breakfasts and lunches as well as something for a group dinner on Saturday night.


    Emergency Contact

    The Emergency contact for this trip will be Craig Ryburn – 027 311 0003. Please let your flatmates/family know this. This is the person they should contact in the event the group is overdue or if there are other issues. If you cannot contact Craig please call Tony Ryburn on 476 6592 or 021 1326 769.



    You need to have all of the following gear to go on this trip. It will be checked before you get on the bus so please don’t turn up without it. If you cannot get any of this gear, contact your group leader who will assist.


    ·         Raincoat

    ·         Pack you can carry on your back for 5 hours and Packliner (big rubbish bag is fine) to keep everything dry – everything (including sleeping bag) must be inside!

    ·         2x Breakfast & 2x Lunch

    ·         Polyprop top and bottom

    ·         Warm Jersey

    ·         Boots or Sturdy sneakers

    ·         Sleeping Bag

    ·         Snow foam/Bed roll

    ·         Drink Bottle

    ·         Bowl/Mug/Cutlery

    ·         Torch

    ·         Personal Medication

    ·         Shorts (Nylon)


    You may wish to bring other gear – that is fine, but just remember everything you bring, you have to carry! If you have any questions please ask your group leader before we meet on Friday night.

    Craig Ryburn
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