The Steves contine with their first visit to a
Naturist club..... Their story continues
On the way back through north island we managed to
contact the accommodations officer at Hawkes Bay Club who invited us to
stay on their site for the weekend.
The club owns an 11 acre site out in quiet farming
country, many members seem to own small huts “baches” or caravans or
have pitches for camper vans. The most unique vehicle there was a
converted truck owned by a very artistic young couple who were living on
It’s a really nice site complete with large
clubhouse and kitchen, swimming pool and pond.
While we were there I would guess that there was
about 25-30 members on site although most of the time it seemed really
The club has a really nice tradition of a sociable
afternoon tea after sounding of the bell when members all get together
for a brew.
Overall it was a very nice introduction to club
naturism; I would certainly consider being a member if I was living
According to the club though the membership is
gradually declining with few new young members joining.