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PARAGLIDER PILOTS WOF YOUR WING - 12 November 2013

We are all required to have a current Warrant of Fitness on your wing!

Our wonderful safety officer has organized an evening when he will be available to WOF your wing and harness for you and issue with the appropriate certification (assuming your gear passes).

Be there at 12 November at 7pm (1900 hrs for the military minded of you) at Middleton Grange School Hall. The entrance to the hall is opposite 49 Acacia Ave.

Southern Regional Comp- Wanaka- 2nd/3rd November

Come join us for one of the first competition of the season. It's a great way to improve your flying in a supportive environment. We are hoping these will be among the most beginner friendly comps yet. There will be workshops for low airtime pilots and the potential to join a mentoring scheme.
Text registration of interest, ASAP, to 0274931112 with decision to go depending on weather forecast made Thursday 1900 31st October.
2nd/3rd November 2013
Safety briefing 9.00 the KAI Cafe at the cnr Ardmore and Helwick Streets, Wanaka at 0900 Saturday November 2nd 2013.

Craigeburn Paragliding League 15 to 17 November 2013 Show Weekend

· Dates Nov 15 to 17

· Base 39 Torlesse Place Castle Hill

· Likely Launch Mt Cheeseman Ski Field.

· Departure from Base to Launch on first day 8:30AM

· Safety Briefing on the Hill.

· Bring filled in entry form.

· Bring your own GPS cables

· Have the Waypoints already downloaded onto your GPS – On the hill is too late. There may not be a PC there.

· Read the safety notes

· Decision to proceed with comp depending on weather forecast made 1900 Wednesday 13 October.

Canterbury Club AGM - 19 November 8pm - 464 Tuam Street

Hello Fliers!!

The CHGPC Management Committee are calling the 2013 Canterbury club AGM.

Time has come around again for the AGM for the club. There have been a few issues with locations and schedules, but we are running out of time to hold the AGM and Paddy MacGregor has stepped up and we can have the use of his Dojo at 464 Tuam Street from 8pm on 19 November.

Helmet found at Dale

I found a helmet in a bag on takeoff at the Dale on Saturday 19th October.
Could of been from the speed wings pilots up there earlier?
Call Rod 0274344822

Tenant/Caretaker - Godley Head

The Department of Conservation Christchurch Field Base is seeking a tenant
for the use of a one bedroom cottage on the spectacular Godley Head. The
tenancy is available for a three month term. This may be extended by a
further three months.

The rental for the cottage is valued at $240.00 per week. Ideally this rent
would be offset by a tenant who is also qualified to undertake the
equivalent of up to 14 hours work per week. This could be in the form of
maintenance tasks including toilet cleaning, weed eating, mowing, rubbish
collection, and at times helping the public.

Tenant/Caretaker - Godley Head

The Department of Conservation Christchurch Field Base is seeking a tenant
for the use of a one bedroom cottage on the spectacular Godley Head. The
tenancy is available for a three month term. This may be extended by a
further three months.

The rental for the cottage is valued at $240.00 per week. Ideally this rent
would be offset by a tenant who is also qualified to undertake the
equivalent of up to 14 hours work per week. This could be in the form of
maintenance tasks including toilet cleaning, weed eating, mowing, rubbish
collection, and at times helping the public.

Tenant/Caretaker - Godley Head

The Department of Conservation Christchurch Field Base is seeking a tenant
for the use of a one bedroom cottage on the spectacular Godley Head. The
tenancy is available for a three month term. This may be extended by a
further three months.

The rental for the cottage is valued at $240.00 per week. Ideally this rent
would be offset by a tenant who is also qualified to undertake the
equivalent of up to 14 hours work per week. This could be in the form of
maintenance tasks including toilet cleaning, weed eating, mowing, rubbish
collection, and at times helping the public.

National AGM - remits need to be voted on - 7pm Speights Ferrymead - 10 Sept

Hi All

I hope everyone has had a great winter...Spring is on its way - can you all feel it in the air?

By now you should have all received an email from the NZHGPA with the details of the National AGM remits.

Flying Taylors Mistake

Now that winter is upon us, it seems like a good time to sort through all the GoPro footage from summer.

Here's a small video I put together about Taylors Mistake:

http://youtu.be/BvXwbyIARss

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