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'Stories from Everest: An Evening with Tashi Tenzing

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Be inspired, get advice and take on Everest
If Everest is on your ultimate bucket list, you're in luck. Adventure travel company, Aurora Expeditions, are inviting budding adventures to hear from three-time Everest summiteer and climbing legend, Tashi Tenzing.

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Tashi Tenzing, three-time Everest trekker will be sharing his stories at this event.

'Stories from Everest: An Evening with Tashi Tenzing' will focus on Tenzing's personal stories of his world-famous grandfather and his Sherpa ancestry, as well as his own feats of climbing Everest.

'Stories from Everest: An evening with Tashi Tenzing' will be held in Melbourne on Thursday, September 4, 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm at the Donkey Wheel House on 673 Bourke Street.

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If Everest is on your bucket list, this event is for you.

As the grandson of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, who completed the first ascent of Mt Everest with Sir Edmund Hillary in 1953, climbing is in Tashi's blood. He first summited Everest in 1997 after a failed attempt four years earlier that tragically ended in the death of his uncle and climbing partner. Tashi again reached Everest's peak in 2002 and 2007, and over the years has climbed many of the world's highest peaks and lead a number of expedition firsts.

The event will see Tashi share his inspiring stories and unravel the truth about why so many attempt to climb the world's highest mountain. Tashi will also provide an overview of his specially designed Himalayan trekking itineraries and will be available for one-on-one trekking advice.

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Hear the stories and get personalised climbing advice at this exclusive event.

So if this adventure is awaiting you, register now. You'll also get to experience some tasty Nepalese nibble, have access to some attendee only discounts and be in the draw for some lucky door prizes. Space for these sessions are limited.
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Why? Start planning your ultimate bucket list activity
When: September 4, 2014 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: Donkey Wheel House
Cost: FREE
Your Comment
Having just read Norgay Tenzing's (His father) autobio, I'm there!
by Julie Mundy (score: 3|1734) 1846 days ago
It sounds very interesting! But is it an obligation free talk? Or does the travel agent really push you to buy a tour?
by Jojo.a.gogo (score: 2|200) 1846 days ago
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