Skip to Content

More Info →Helicopter transports materials to the Sledge Track, Kahuterawa

A helicopter was used to lift building materials, from a new carpark by the old Black Bridge, for the Sledge Track construction. The Sledge Track is located at the end of Kahuterawa Road, 17 km from the Palmerston North. It was opened in 2003. Ian Argyle proposed the development of the track to Palmerston North City Council in 1999, as part of the walkway network. Over the succeeding years, and following the original survey of the old road, Mr Argyle aided by volunteers, opened up and cleared what would become know as the 'Sledge Track".

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2011P_IMCA-DigitalMaster_005611
Title
Helicopter transports materials to the Sledge Track, Kahuterawa
Relation
IMCA Digital Archive 2011
Held In
IMCA Digital Archive

Related items

Helicopter transports materials to the Sledge Track, Kahuterawa
Totara Reserve, Pohangina
Camping at the Municipal Camping Ground, Dittmer Drive
Memorial Park entrance, Main Street
Cherry Tree, Victoria Esplanade
Bush walk path, Victoria Esplanade
Bledisloe Park, Massey University
Children's pool, Memorial Park
William Henry Smith
Memorial Park swimming pool
Lily pond, Victoria Esplanade
Palmerston North Golf Club

Creation

Created By
Place
Manawatu
Date
2005

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Community Tags

Report a problem

Related items

Helicopter transports materials to the Sledge Track, Kahuterawa
Totara Reserve, Pohangina
Camping at the Municipal Camping Ground, Dittmer Drive
Memorial Park entrance, Main Street
Cherry Tree, Victoria Esplanade
Bush walk path, Victoria Esplanade
Bledisloe Park, Massey University
Children's pool, Memorial Park
William Henry Smith
Memorial Park swimming pool
Lily pond, Victoria Esplanade
Palmerston North Golf Club

User comments