PARTY TIME, EXCELLENT - MAKARA PEAK FESTIVAL THIS SUNDAY

Makara Peak is having a party, and you're invited. Free mountain bike tours and skills clinics, guided bush walks, dog walks, trail runs, planting, trail digging, SHUTTLES and the Grand Loop Race. Bring your family and friends down to discover Makara Mountain Bike Park. Bike hire available on site on the day! Schedule of events throughout the day

9am- Trail Run Women's Skills Course 10am- Guided MTB tours (beginner/family and intermediate) 10.30am Guided Walk (History and Nature of Makara Peak) 11am- Dog Walk Noon- Plant Releasing Basic Skills Course Fun family activities at Hub 1pm- Guided MTB tours (beginner/family and intermediate) 2pm- Bush Bash with Simon Kennett (discover the hidden gems of Makara) 3pm-Grandita Loop Race (small loop race suitable for beginners and families, $5  race entry) 4pm Grand Loop Race (large loop of the park, $10 race entry) Shuttles to the Peak! $5 each ride

More: 11am-2pm: Local Group Stalls 10am-2pm: Trail Maintenance on Livewires track 1pm-5pm- Demo Bikes available All Day: Bike Hire and Bike Maintenance

All events meet at the Hub (Makara Peak car park on South Karori Road) www.makarapeak.org