Derek Quickfall

Stuff; Taranaki Alpine Club veteran ready to celebrate club’s 90th anniversary

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This item was published by Stuff, 31st July 2020 Long-serving Taranaki Alpine Club member Derek Quickfall​ has lived his whole life with Mt Taranaki at his doorstep. The mountain’s reputation as one of the most dangerous peaks in New Zealand to climb did not deter the adventurous 20-year-old joining the club in 1952. Within a […]

90th Jubilee Celebrations

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Taranaki Alpine Club – 90th Jubilee Celebrations Monday 1 August 2020, Queens Birthday weekend Pot-Luck lunch at the Camp House, North Egmont, 12 noon – 3 pm It has been 90 years since the Taranaki Alpine Club came into being. Come and help us celebrate this remarkable occasion with a pot-luck lunch on Queens Birthday […]