Expedition South departed Piha on Tuesday 23 August, and arrived in Mount Cook Village on Monday 19 September.

 

Daily itinerary:

Tuesday, 23 August 2016. Piha - Otara

Wednesday, 24 August 2016. Otara - Tuakau. Morning visit to Sir Edmund Hillary Collegiate; Public event at The Tractor Centre, Pukekohe 4 - 5.30pm

Thursday, 25 August 2016. Tuakau - Hamilton. Visit to Tuakau school (Sir Ed's former primary school). 

Friday, 26 August 2016. Hamilton. Public event at Waikato Tractors 12-3pm

Saturday, 27 August 2016. Hamilton - Te Kuiti  

Sunday, 28 August 2016. Te Kuiti - Taumarunui  

Monday, 29 August 2016. Taumarunui - National Park. Audioconference with NZ schools via LEARNZ

Tuesday, 30 August 2016. National Park - Raetihi

Wednesday, 31 August 2016. Raetihi

Thursday, 1 September 2016. Raetihi - Whanganui

Friday, 2 September 2016. Whanganui - Feilding.  Public event at TRC Tractors Feilding 4-6pm

Saturday, 3 September 2016. Feilding - Eketahuna

Sunday, 4 September 2016. Eketahuna - Martinborough. Public event at TFM Tractors Masterton 12-2pm

Monday, 5 September 2016. Martinborough around South Coast to Wellington

Tuesday, 6 September 2016. Wellington. Visit to Antarctic Society Wellington Branch; Audioconference with NZ schools via LEARNZ

Wednesday, 7 September 2016. Ferry crossing

Thursday, 8 September 2016. Picton to Blenheim. Visit to Allan Scott Winery and Tractor Repairs and Spares, Renwick. 

Friday, 9 September 2016. Blenheim - Molesworth Station

Saturday, 10 September 2016. Molesworth Station - Hanmer

Sunday, 11 September 2016. Hanmer - Lees Valley  

Monday, 12 September 2016. LeesValley - Christchurch. Visit to View Hill School (Oxford)

Tuesday, 13 September 2016. Christchurch. Public event at JJ Limited Hornby 12-3pm

Wednesday, 14 September 2016Christchurch. Tractors at Christchurch International Airport plaza 2-4pm

Thursday, 15 September 2016. Christchurch - Methven. Visit to Lauriston School

Friday, 16 September 2016. Methven - Geraldine. Visit to Carew Peel Forest School

Saturday, 17 September 2016. Geraldine - Fairlie

Sunday, 18 September 2016. Fairlie - Pukaki

Monday, 19 September 2016. Pukaki - Mt Cook. Finish at the Hermitage Hotel, Mount Cook village!

Tuesday, 20 September 2016. Mt Cook. Visit to Aoraki Mount Cook School; Audioconference with NZ schools via LEARNZ