Motu Trails Charitable Trust


The Motu Trails Charitable Trust helps manage and promote the Motu Trails. Trail access is 100% free so please consider supporting us.

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Eastland's Motu Trails ( is one of the Great Rides on Nga Haerenga, The New Zealand Cycle Trail. At Motu Trails Charitable Trust, we help manage and promote the trails. We develop free trail brochures, provide free/current trail info online; support governance and maintenance of Motu Trails; drive trail extensions and enhancements; assist trail-related services; and more. Access to Motu Trails is 100% free so if you've used the trails, please consider supporting us.

More about us

At Motu Trails Charitable Trust, we help manage and promote the Motu Trails for the good of visitors and locals alike. With trail access 100% free, we depend on grants and donations. Thank you.

Use of funds

Your donation will help Motu Trails Charitable Trust to promote and manage Motu Trails — benefiting all users.

Latest update

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Thank you bike packers!   28 August 2019

Posted by: Motu Trails Charitable Trust

Motu Trails Charitable Trust has received a number of donations recently from bikepackers aiming to ride the trails this summer. Whether you will be heading east or west, we wish you a brilliant ride. A sincere thank you for your support, it will go towards on-trail stuff which we will share news of.

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Latest donations

  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 18 Feb 2020



    • Motu Trails Charitable Trust

      Thank you Donor, your support is really appreciated and will help us with the trails. Kind regards, Jim

  • Janet

    Janet on 17 Feb 2020


    We absolutely loved our time on the Motu Trails and especially enjoyed staying in the Pakihi Hut. Stunning location. Hoping to come back for a third visit soon


    • Motu Trails Charitable Trust

      Thank you Janet! Look forward to seeing photos of your third visit :)

  • Simon

    Simon on 06 Feb 2020


    Kopiko Cape to Cape


    • Motu Trails Charitable Trust

      All these donations from KA riders will help us do some great stuff! Thank you Simon and all best for your ride.

  • Ian

    Ian on 05 Feb 2020


    Kopiko C2C


    • Motu Trails Charitable Trust

      Many thanks Ian :) Wishing you best speed for the KA's 1100km!

  • Gillian

    Gillian on 03 Feb 2020


    For Gill Wratt & Don McFadzien for Kopiko Aotearoa


    • Motu Trails Charitable Trust

      Thank you Gillian and Don that is awesome! Have a neat ride in Kopiko Aotearoa :) :) Jim

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