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Club nights 2021

Oct 14 Guy

Nov 11 Guy

12th November 2020: Pete and Miriam, who just settled in Wellington, will tell us many good stories about their Australian caving experience.

Dec 09
No clubnight, Christmas BBQ 12th 2020 at Kaitoke Regional Park

Wellington Caving Group welcomes new members on most trips, however members do have booking and accommodation priority. If you have enjoyed three trips with the club we ask that you join our club.

Please contact the committee with any suggestions, questions, or feedback about trips. We are always looking for people to lead trips, and suggestions for places to visit and revisit.

If you would like to give caving a go, we have some information on getting started and going on your first trip.


add trips before 'ifend' September 17th, 2020: SRT night, organised by Guy


add trips before 'ifend' October 15th, 2020: SRT night, organised by Guy

24 - 26 October 2020, Labour weekend : NZSS AGM hosted by MSG in Camp Rangi Woods. Guy will coordinate.


add trips before 'ifend'

November 6-9 2020, Wairoa trip, organised by Al


add trips before 'ifend' December 12th 2020, Christmas BBQ at Kaitoke Regional Park, birng a tent if you plan on staying the night, organised by Guy

Training Nights

Training nights, including climbing and Single Rope Technique (SRT), selection and purchase of gear, setup and maintenance of gear, etc are available on an on demand basis. Please contact a committee member. Something will happily be arranged

Holiday calendars

WCG's Caving year

While trips and events vary, there is a broad structure to WCG's caving year that provides a framework from which the club's event calendar is built upon.

JanuaryNZSS expeditionBulmer
January No clubnight, no SumpThink
Wellington Anniversary weekend Waitomo
Waitangi day Wairoa
MarchNew members night 
EasterPaturauWCG generally send a contingent to this NSG organised weekend
ANZAC weekend Waitomo, Piopio, Mahoenui?, Nelson?
Queens BirthdayCharlestonCCG organised West Coast caving
Queens Birthday WCG away trip, such as Whakapunaki, 2009 to Nettlebed
AugustWCG's AGMElection of committee, Wine and Cheese, Photo competition, best SumpThink article competition
OctoberNZSS AGMHeld alternately in the North and South islands.
DecemberBBQClub barbecue, no clubnight