Dublin Bay Track

Work on the new track out at Dublin bay is well under way. Join this group to find out the latest news of what is happening and also to find out when you can help out with it's construction.

Members: 13
Latest Activity: Jun 20, 2010

Dublin Bay Track - Background

The club has reached agreement with DOC to develop a MTB orientated multi use track on Conservation Department land between Albert Town and Dublin Bay.

Track will consist of a 10.5km out and back loop starting at the Albert town camping ground and winding along the top of Dean's Bank to opposite the Outlet motor camp and back again.

The track will also be available to be used for running events similar to the successful Naseby 12 hour challenge, which attracts 700 riders including families, school groups, teams and individuals.

The nature and the location of the proposed track will see it used by many groups in the community including Mountain bikers, walkers, runners and tourists. It will be also appeal to other recreational organizations including multisport, orienteering, roganes and Xterra type events.

This track will be a valuable asset to the Wanaka community as a whole which will be available for all the community to use and be designed in such a way that riders of all ages and abilities will be able to enjoy the challenge.

We have applied for funding to help with construction of the track but will be looking for volunteers to help at working bee's. If you can help please drop an e-mail to We will contact you with time and place via e-mail.

We are also looking for sponsors to help make it happen- time, materials or financial assistance would be greatly appreciated.

A big thanks to our sponsors so far;

Blue Shark Ltd - helping you experience the ultimate in mountain biking in New Zealand...

The Upper Clutha Tracks Trust

Central Lakes Trust

The Lion Foundation

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Heavy metal rolls in!!

Today marked the first day that the heavy machine (all 1.8 ton) started work on the track, with all of the rain we have been having its making good digging, and is well above the flood level too!!We…Continue

Started by Paul Symon May 3, 2010.

Some photos from the working bees.....

A big shout out has to go to Mark, Ken and Roy for their tireless efforts digging this track and all the others who have helped. I'll post pics in here as we progress, the new section is looking sick!Continue

Started by Simon Williams Apr 15, 2010.

Track Building & Maintenance 2 Replies

If anyone wants to help with track work, please contact either Mark on 0272413498 or Tim on 021 255 7927. We have people going out to do this sort of work, but it needs to be approved by th Land…Continue

Tags: work, maintenance, building, track

Started by Timothy Stephen Dennis. Last reply by Timothy Stephen Dennis Jan 28, 2010.

Working Bees

Starting- 15th November see events for details

Started by Mark Gould Nov 11, 2009.

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