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KiwiRail's Northern Explorer is a well-known scenic train journey that operates three days a week from Auckland to Wellington.
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== General ==
  
A group of intrepid LCA delegates are taking the train down on Saturday 17 January.
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The conference takes place during the New Zealand summer.
  
[http://www.seat61.com/northern-explorer.htm Seat61] has a great summary of the journey.
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* The average temperature in January is 19.1 °C, while the average high is 23.1 °C, although it can get as high as 30 °C.  The overnight low can get as low as 10 °C so it is worth taking something warm just in case.[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Auckland]
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* Auckland can get very humid during summer, so light clothing is recommended.
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* The UV radiation in New Zealand is very high, you should wear sunscreen/hat if you are outside.
  
== Tickets ==
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==Weather forcasts==
 
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* [http://www.metservice.com/towns-cities/auckland/auckland-central Metservice]
Are available from [http://kiwirailscenic.co.nz Kiwi Rail Scenic]
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* [http://weather.niwa.co.nz/Auckland NIWA] (different model to Metservice)
 
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If you don't live in NZ, the only ticket price available is the Flexi fare, which is NZD$199. Cheaper tickets, starting at NZD$139 at the time of writing are available for online booking from NZ, or if you do location spoofing. [https://hola.org/ Hola] seems to work just fine for this purpose.
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They accept all the major credit cards including Amex.
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== Attending ==
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=== To Auckland ===
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=== To Wellington ===
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==== Saturday 17 January ====
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Please only list yourselves on this list once your ticket is booked. If at all possible, please list your name as it appears on your ticket, as I'll use this page to ask KiwiRail to seat as many of us together as possible.
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* Christopher Neugebauer
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* Jack Scott
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* Cory Thompson
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* Jethro Carr
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Revision as of 05:45, 9 December 2014

General

The conference takes place during the New Zealand summer.

  • The average temperature in January is 19.1 °C, while the average high is 23.1 °C, although it can get as high as 30 °C. The overnight low can get as low as 10 °C so it is worth taking something warm just in case.[1]
  • Auckland can get very humid during summer, so light clothing is recommended.
  • The UV radiation in New Zealand is very high, you should wear sunscreen/hat if you are outside.

Weather forcasts