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Māngere Kayak Day

04 Oct 2020


Sunday 4 October 2020, 9.30am - Sunday 4 October 2020, 2.30pm

Postponed from 19 Sep to 4 Oct due to COVID alert levels


Manukau Yacht & Motor Boat Club, 85 Kiwi Esplanade, Mangere Bridge, Auckland

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Access codes will be sent to schools and the local community four days prior to the event any remaining spaces will be opened to the public


Ella Walmsley

021 118 9223


Postponed from 19 Sep to 4 Oct due to COVID alert levels.

Kayak through mangrove forests and the edge of Ambury Farm. This event is a taster into kayaking - expect to spend ~50mins on the water. Fun for the whole whānau.

Children younger than 8 will not be able to participate.

Children aged 8-10 need to have a confident adult in the back of their kayak.

Children under 13 need an adult companion. Registrations are essential. Only 48 spots available.

Sea conditions and COVID levels permitting. We will be able to run the event in standard Level 2 or lower, i.e. once we are allowed gatherings up to 100 people.

This event is funded by The Friends of the Farm and supported The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation, Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board and Auckland Sea Kayaks.

Sea conditions permitting - we will run with light rain. Koha/donations are appreciated - there will be facilities for cash and eftpos on site.

Please note that due to COVID-19 we will have some additional restrictions and questions surrounding screening for illness. If you do not meet the requirements please do not reserve spaces. Kayaks and all joint surfaces will be sanitised between uses.

On Monday 21 September, we will confirm that we are in Level 2 and able to run the event as intended.

Early access codes for Māngere locals can be found by emailing

Otherwise all remaining tickets will go live on Monday 28 September.

  • Slot 1: 11am-12.30pm
  • Slot 2: 12.30pm-2pm
  • Slot 3: 2pm-3.30pm

Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior and check in at the tent.


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