Matiu-Somes Island day trip- Wellington


Monday, 27 March 2017, 11:00 am - 3:45 pm

A beautiful day out at Somes Island including a guided tour of the history of the island by Wellington Museum staff.

We will meet Wellington Museum or the Ferry Terminal/Queens Wharf

Plan for the day:
11am – If you would like to attend a talk on the history of the Island, please meet outside Wellington Museum.
11.30am – Walk down to the Ferry Terminal
11.45am – Meet everyone else at the Ferry Terminal
12pm – Ferry departs for Somes Island
12.20pm – 3.25pm Tour of Somes Island and Picnic lunch
3.45pm: Arrive back at Queens Wharf

With: Frances W, Jo, Frances S, Daryl, Rachel.

If you are a Gold Card Member, you will need to pay for a one-way ticket $12 (the 3.25pm Ferry is outside of Gold Card hours).

If you are not a Gold Card Member the Blind Foundation will subsidize the Ferry cost by $12.

Please bring:
Comfortable walking shoes, water bottle, waterproof coat, polyprop jersey, hat, sunscreen, money for the ferry packed lunch and snacks.

Please note this trip is weather permitting.

10 Spaces are available. If there is high demand, we will look at running a second trip.

Please RSVP by 15 March to Frances Watling 027 808 3803

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Ferry Terminal
Queens Wharf