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A possum control operation is planned for the Tutaekuri area over the summer. The operators advise “there will be no 1080 risk to people who drink water from streams and…

1999-05-16T18:16:53+12:00 Graham Charles describes the first descent of the Mungo River (West Coast) in the April edition of Air New Zealand’s in-flight magazine Pacific Wave.

1999-05-16T18:13:32+12:00 Updated links to missing Auckland University Canoe Club website and new Waimanui Canoe Club website. Fixed broken links on News page (thanks Gary). Changed What’s new? page to News…

1999-04-28T18:08:42+12:00 Added a Shotover picture to the Whitewater Gallery. Added email link for Open Canoe Newsletter. Added bio for Robin Rutter-Baumann. Added link to Victoria Canoe Club on Clubs page.

1999-04-22T18:07:02+12:00 Trouble with jetboats? Have a look at our Safety / Accidents and Incidents article and form on the Safety page. Added several images of the Clarence River. Fixed misdirected…

1999-04-07T18:04:08+12:00 Added ‘NZ Canoeing’ page describing the official newsletter of the NZRCA. Added What’s new? for previous news items, added Access, Safety and Education pages. Added new ‘hollow arrow’ to…

1999-03-30T22:37:57+12:00 The results from the NZFKC selection rodeo held on 27/28 March, and the dates of the next selection events are online at the NZFKC site.

1999-03-30T22:34:13+12:00 Some images from the Pukaki Release on Sunday 28 are now online in the new Whitewater Gallery section.

1999-03-12T15:13:39+13:00 Added articles on Amenity Values and Water Conservation Orders, Membership page with a Club Membership form, and changed the visual appearance of context headers and page footer information.

1999-03-07T15:10:16+13:00 Added About the NZRCA, List of Executive and Officers, Conservation page, How to make a submission, Example submission (Clarence), link to AUCC and more.

1999-02-28T13:34:43+13:00 The Department of Conservation’s Draft Management plan for Kahurangi National Park proposes to remove huts and may limit air access to the Karamea river, and Golden Bay rivers such…

1998-08-01T13:31:26+12:00 The NZRCA has announced Colin Leitch, previously of Blenheim, now in Auckland, as “Canoeist of the Year” for 1998. Whitewater NZ

1999-12-01T18:49:01+13:00 The New Zealand Recreational Canoeing Association publishes a 56-page A5 guide book for canoeists, kayakers, raft groups and jet boaters travelling on the Whanganui River through the Whanganui National…

1999-11-12T18:47:57+13:00 A major submission by the NZRCA to the select committee considering the Resource Management Amendment Act is available online in Conservation / Submission on Resource Management Amendment Bill 1999.

1999-11-09T18:46:11+13:00 The Canterbury Regional Council has released a discussion document titled “Water – Our Future” as part of the development of a Natural Resources Regional Plan which will affect the…

1999-10-10T18:45:02+13:00 The October-November issue features Sarah Fabian’s story of how a New Zealand women’s team won the Camel Whitewater Challenge in South Africa, an account from the ubiquitous Graham Charles…

1999-09-13T18:41:14+12:00 The NZ Team for the Kayak Rodeo Worlds in December is not selected yet! Two more qualifying events are held on 18/19 Sepember and 9/10 October 1999 at Fuljames…

1999-09-08T18:39:37+12:00 The latest issue of NZRCA’s official newsletter “NZ Canoeing” is now available to members. Features include the final chapter on the NZRCA’s appeal regarding the Clarence, the launch of…

1999-09-05T18:38:19+12:00 Now you can buy, sell and swap kayak gear using the Buy, Sell & Swap forum on this site. It’s easy and freely available for non-commercial use. Update: 3…