WCG Hire Equipment and Rates
Wellington Caving Group has various gear available for use by, or hire to, members. This includes a first aid kit, helmets, electric lights, survey equipment, SRT kit, ladders, SaREx kit (being built up), and a GPS.
Hire equipment must be paid for . Payments can be made to the club's bank account 03-0502-0001003-000. After paying for gear please send an email the treasurer and gear officer -> mailto:wcg-treasurer [snail] caving [period] org [period] nz,wcg-gear [snail] caving [period] org [period] nz?Subject=Gear%20payement%20from%20WCG%20website stating the amount and gear hire details.
|Caving Helmet with light (Petzl Duo) hirer supplies own AA batteries, 4 per day||5.00||same|
|$5 per day used on expeditions|
|SRT kit||10.00||Members only|
|Ladder and rigging (as a set only)||5.00||Members only|
|Belay rope and Stitch plate||10.00||Members only|
|Survey gear (surveys to be deposited with NZSS) |
Compass, clino, tape, pad of waterproof paper and pencil, and survey poles in a satchel,
hirer should provide extra pencils and sharpener
|No charge||Members only|
|Caving videos||1.00||Members only|
|Overalls (limited variety of sizes available)||2.00||same|
|Carbide large coffee tin (net 2kg)||10.00||20.00|
|Carbide larger tins (approx 4.3kg)||based on weight @ $10 per kg|
- Prices for longer periods on application.
- Email the gear officer for more information.
Rental gear is to be returned cleaned by the weekend following that it is hired for.
- Charges for any extra weekends gear is kept.
- Charges for lost or damaged gear.