Become a member of the club

Access to Maraetai Forest requires a permit and this can be obtained through joining the Pohutukawa Coast Bike Club.

Our memberships cover mountain bikers, runners and walkers and includes a permit to access the forest, up to date information on forest closures, and discounts on events run by the mountain bike club.  Money collected from memberships goes towards track building and maintenance. Our club is affiliated with MTBNZ and Cycling NZ.

The membership season runs from 1 June to 31st May.

We have individual and family memberships available for mountain bikers and non mountain bikers. Prices are below. To join the club please click on the link below:


Individual membership $60

Family membership $120

Running/walking only individual membership $30

Running/walking only family membership $60