LocalMatters       

Singers’ triumphant return

The Kowhai Singers have had plenty of time to rehearse. Warkworth's Kowhai Singers return this month for the first...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Friday 07 May, 2021

Top chamber musicians perform in Warkworth

Pianist Rachel Thomson with cellist Inbal Megiddo. Warkworth Music will present Cello Journey at the Warkworth Town Hall...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Thursday 06 May, 2021

Smokin’ hot competition for barbecue bunch

Pleased to meat you – judges had to taste dozens of different cuts. Whangateau was awash with the smell of woodsmoke...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Wednesday 05 May, 2021

Mother’s Day treat

Jade River Ukes The Jade River Ukes will perform a free Mother's Day concert at The Tahi Bar and Kitchen on Sunday,...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Tuesday 04 May, 2021

Exclusive show of Japanese dolls at Estuary

An impressive collection of Japanese dolls is travelling the world, and Estuary Arts Centre in Ōrewa has been selected...

Read More...
Posted on 3:39pm Monday 03 May, 2021

Eclectic feast of bicycle films screen at Matakana Cinemas

Biking across the frozen tussocks of Finland will feature at the Big Bike Film Night. Photo, Chris Prescott. A festival...

Read More...
Posted on 11:37am Monday 03 May, 2021

Roll up, roll up for free circus classes

Free circus skills classes are being run in Mangawhai next week, from Monday, April 26, to Friday, April 30. The Circus...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Thursday 22 Apr, 2021

Carnivorous band returns to Leigh Sawmill for gig

Carnivorous Plant Society will return to their favourite venue on Sunday, May 2, at 4pm. Band leader Finn Schobes says...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Thursday 22 Apr, 2021

Dog show bounds into Stillwater

Four-legged friends Kobe, Bailey, Sparkles, Bonnie and Buckles were the inspiration for the first Stillwater Dog Show,...

Read More...
Posted on 2:05pm Wednesday 21 Apr, 2021

Dr Seuss let loose in Seussical musical

Fans of Dr Seuss characters the Cat in the Hat and Horton the Elephant are in for a treat this month when the Otamatea...

Read More...
Posted on 8:00am Wednesday 21 Apr, 2021