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WINTER BUSTER – 1 or 2 day guided Side by Side, Quad tour

August 12, 2017 - August 13, 2017

Important notice

Proposed dates either late July or early August 2018

The dates shown are not confirmed and always subject always to NZ Army requirements regarding Army activities. All bookings must be made online. This guided tour is strictly limited in numbers and bookings are on a first received basis.


                                                                                                                                Registrations will open June 7th 2017

All dates and areas are subject to final army approval.

Winter Buster is a unique event. Unique because its held under the biggest North island Mountain in the middle of Winter. Unique because it encompasses Guided riding and marked trail riding.

A Quad Bike and side by side event that celebrates the diverse climate of the central plateau in true winter style.

Saturday is guided Safari day where we explore the features and some of the history of the 163,000 acres of the Waiouru military Training area.

Sunday spend the day on a Marked course in Training area on the Eastern side of SH1. The same course you like so much  ‘Safari’ in December last.  where you set your own pace and drive till you have had enough.

This ride is deliberately placed in mid winter to give you a chance to drive in real winter conditions. It is also placed at a time when there are few other events or distractions.

Event Inclusions:
As with other events your 2 day entry fee includes accommodation in the Barracks at Waiouru and all meals during your stay.

The one day fee is to ride on that day only and does not include accommodation or meals. You can nominate 1 or 2 days in this registration.

All registrations must be completed on our web site. There will be no on the day registrations.

We will send you your registration Pack approx 2 weeks before the event.

Event Prices for 2018

Two day registration complete with accommodation and food  Driver $365, Passenger $180

One day registration self catering, Camping or off site Driver $130. per day Passenger $75 per day.

Sports quads can register for the Sunday only.




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