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Walk to Rivendell event, photo report
The weather for our event was fantastic on Saturday the 15th, it wasn't too hot, and it wasn't too cold - just perfect! At 10am we met at the Pakuratahi Forks car-park, where the Pakuratahi Stream merges with the Hutt River, and where the Swing-bridge cross...
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Heads up, people - Walk To Rivendell event is only one more week away, ...
...so get those costumes out of the mothballs cupboard, polish that sword to a shine, and brush that hair on your feet. At 10:00am on December the 15th, we all meet at the Kaitoke Forks Carpark (by the Swingbridge), and at 10:15am, we walk! Bring picnics, f...
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Announcement! - Next Event: Walk to Rivendell - December 15, 2018
The Welly-moot, in association with The One Room Fan Museum, presents: - Walk to Rivendell, 2018 - We've got a fun event coming up for everyone - another visit to Rivendell in Upper Hut's Kaitoke Park. We haven't met there as a group since the official open...
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General update
As some of you may know, I've gone back to full-time studying this year, and as a result I'm finding that I'm not able to dedicate as much time as I would like to Welly-moot. I have been looking for a way to alleviate this, and I think a solution has been s...
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Welly-moot #7.1 - a date at the museum (May 20th, 2pm)
It's high time for a meetup, people, and I've got just the occasion! If you've been following my Facebook page lately, you may have seen the rumours that Wellington has a new Museum - and no, I'm not talking about Peter Jackson's "may-happen-soon" film muse...
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Developments for Welly-moot, and myself
Hello everyone. It's been a while, but things are looking like they're settling down to some sort of normality again. A lot has happened since the last post. For starters, I'm no longer a LOTR tourguide. After 13 years, and almost 2,500 LOTR tours (almost 1...
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Update: no update
Heya all, You may have noticed that nothing has been updated for a while. There's a few things going on in my life that's taken a higher priority lately, and Welly-moot has taken a backseat for a bit. I'm not sure when the next meeting will be but I'll anno...
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Welly-moot #6.4 will be held on July 30
Another meeting coming up, back at the Embassy. We're repeating the theme of last meeting - this time we'll actually get to it. Reality vs Metaphor In The Hobbit, the Rock Giants are portrayed as real in the films, but many believe
they are just metaphors ...
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Technical details behind the scenes at Welly-moot
Nothing major to report right now. Our next meeting is coming up later this month, so expect an update for that soon. Meanwhile I've been updating our website, mostly behind the scenes, and hopefully without anyone noticing. Really just future-proofing the ...
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Welly-moot #6.3 report - Forgot to discuss the theme. Oops.
The group met at the Embassy Cinema today, and although our intentions were to discuss the set theme of Reality vs Metaphor (were Bilbo's Rock Giants real or were they a metaphor for something entirely different?), in the end we kinda never got around to it...
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