Committee

Claudia Duffy (Chairperson), Wilhelm Lehmberg (Vice-Chair), Lu Tyree (Secretary), Siegrun Koop (Treasurer), Jutta Blank (Membership Secretary), Birgit Aikman, Tine Becker, Didier Bodin, Clark Pollitt, Sharron Hickman.


Achievements/Goals

• 100 Members reached!
•Started the PG calendar so guides can meet while on tour in evenings or on days off
• Article in BCA magazine about tour guides and their challenges
•Ongoing dialogue with Immigration NZ regarding illegal guides and driver/guides from overseas
•We came up with a new model for the DoC Concession and continued our discussions with them
• Achieved goal and doubled Membership


Social Events

June: Conference in Auckland

Party:Black Light Party

Highlights from the conference: Dr Darren Gravely - Volcanology 101, MOTAT visit, Communications workshop, Sculpture walk in Domain, Big Picture in Fish Market

November: Annual X-mas BBQ in Auckland