H.B. FOUNDERS SOCIETY
FOLLOW THE RAIL TRACKS from HASTINGS to MAKOTUKU
DATE; Sunday 24th September 2000
TIME: 9a.m. until approx. 5p.m.
DEPART; 10a.m. Parking Area behind shops Waipawa
10.10a.m. Railway Station Waipukurau
Waipawa Bus Company
COST; $20 includes bus and 2 Course Road Meal at Makotuku Hotel
We will be accompanied by Mr. Tom Wheeler, Havelock North, author of the book “ALL ABOARD THE TRAINS” the story of the stations from Ahuriri to Woodville
Did you know that there were 40 stations in those days!
Mr. Wheeler will be our commentator
Among other stops will be one at Ormandville [Ormondville] to coincide with the arrival of the Hawkes Bay Express and we hope to be able to inspect the restored Ormandville Station.
This outing is something unique and we are expecting a very good response so please get your money in EARLY
TO; THE SECRETARY,
P.O. BOX 220
NAPIER. before Monday 18th Sept.
remember – NAME TAGS.
PLEASE MENTION that the next outing will be on Sunday 5th November 2000 (Note change of date) at Matapiro Station with speaker. We will be permitted to view the Home and gardens. Notice later…