About motu kaikoura
Motu Kaikoura is a scenic reserve managed by a team of volunteer Trustees.
The island has a wharf and floating pontoon (ARC grant obtained to replace gangway and pontoon) 548 metre licensed airfield, several kilometers of road. Tractor and accessories, trans mule and excavator. (Thanks to Lion Foundation and Pub Charity for their grants) An alternator for power reticulated underground. Both Spark and Vodafone have cell sites on the island.
3G facilities are obtained through the Vodafone site for our use on the island. A radio repeater was commissioned in conjunction with Glenfern and Outdoor Pursuits Centre (now known as Hillary Outdoors) for regular communications and all safety frequencies. Upgraded sewerage system and hot water. Solar power system being installed. New lodge with all kitchen facilities and lounge built by Women+Architects completed 2018.
Please observe Gulf Islands’ Bio security signage - Bio security is most important.
Check for mice, rats and ants. THANK YOU
About Motu Kaikoura Trust
Legal name of the Charity: Motu Kaikoura Trust Board
Other Name (inc Trading Name): Motu Kaikoura Trust
Registration number: CC30916
Rod Miller - Chairperson
Geoff Davidson - Vice-Chairperson
Rosalie Miller - Secretary
Mel Galbraith - Trustee
Mike Lee - Trustee
Harry Doig - Trustee
Lynette Hoey - Trustee
Sue Daly - Trustee
Gemma Parkin - Trustee
Kim Grove - Treasurer (Non-Trustee)