Kaikoura Island I Motu Kaikoura
An open sanctuary promoting wilderness education, ecosystem restoration and public recreation on an offshore island.

Airfield

 
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AIRFIELD

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In 1997, the then owner of Kaikoura Island, Don Fasher, contracted Renton Foote to construct an airfield and by about the end of October 1997, the job was finished. Prior to this airfield, there was a rough top-dressing strip that had been made some years before by Laurie Turner.

 

 

 

Operator: Motu Kaikoura Trust
Chairman Rod Miller, 44 Martins Bay Rd, RD 2 Warkworth, 0982
Available only with prior permission of the operator. Call Rod Miller on Tel (09) 425 5612 or 021 773 286 for briefing approval.
Dual check recommended prior to use of airfield.
Landing donations appreciated  in the honesty box at the reception area. All proceeds help to maintain the airfield.