Twalk 2017

First Post!!!

We are excited to announce that TWALK 2017 will take place on Saturday May 13th. Last year was an fantastic event with record breaking participation. It was a great way to mark the 50th TWALK. We have started working to make sure the 51st TWALK is every bit as good.

Important Dates

TWALK 2017 will take place on Saturday May 13th.

Entrys will open at midnight on Saturday February 17th.

Entrys will close at midnight on Saturday April 29th.

The Pre-TWALK briefing will take place at the University of Canterbury (building/room to be confirmed) at 7.30pm on Wednesday May 10th

Make sure you signup fast, we're limiting entries to 300 this year. 400 last year pushed our volunteers to the limit and our woolshed this year is abit on the small side. Signups will be closed early if we hit 300 entries earlier than midnight on Saturday April 29th.

50 Years of TWALK

The first TWALK took place in 1967 and last years event was the 50th TWALK! To commemorate this event 50 Years of TWALK has been working on a book and video showcasing last years event and stories from previous events. The aim is to have them released in time for this years TWALK.

50 Years of TWALK - First Trailer from Tobi W on Vimeo.


For more information you can checkout the website at: http://twalk50.org.nz/

Or the Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/twalk50/

And if you've got any good stories to add to this please contact: hello@twalk50.org.nz

You might want to check out last year's website for costume ideas and who to watch out for on the course...