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RW Summer pot-luck BBQ in the Wairarapa

  • 230 Waiohine Valley Road Woodside, Wellington, 5794 New Zealand (map)

To help make the most of the wonderful summer Rainbow Wellington invites you to a Pot-luck BBQ lunch in the Wairarapa on Saturday 17 February 2018.
One of our members, Malcolm Brodie, has graciously offered his country estate near Greytown as the venue.
To add to the experience you are invited to travel there by train departing Wellington at 09.55am arriving Woodside station at 11.02am. You will be met by motor and driven to Malcolm's nearby country residence. Return will be by train departing 5.18pm arriving Wellington 6.25pm. Super Goldcards can be used on this route.
For those less adventurous there is also the option to drive.We will give you directions.
Malcolm has a shaded dining area with chairs and tables.
Members of the new Waiguys group are also being invited.

What to bring
Food: please bring either meat/sausages or salad or a dessert.
Drinks: please bring your own wine/beer or soft drinks


  • bathing costume, towel and old shoes/sandals to wear in the river ( as it is gravel under foot) - There is a good swimming area in the very clean and not too cold, Waiohine river on the property
  • Sun hat and sun screen 

Tell us you are coming
For planning purposes please email by Wednesday 14 February 2018 stating whether you are planning to go by train or driving. You are welcome to bring friends.

If the weather is bad we will send out an email on Friday 16 February 2018 to those registered