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31 Jul -
11 Aug

Barrier Is Where My Heart Is

Art Exhibition by members in any medium.

Aotea Art Gallery, Claris
19th Aug

Dark Sky Sanctuary Expo

2.30pm to 4.30pm

Afternoon Tea Provided

 Come along dressed in a space theme.
Stars to Star Trek, celestial/heavenly bodies.  Your imagination is your only limit. Spot prizes for best dressed. 

Claris Club
Whangaparapara Rd
25th Aug

Wearable Arts 6.30pm

Mythical Creatures and
Fantastic Beasts of Aotea

Entry registration forms available from Kaitoke School

Kaitoke School
Ph: 4290 073
2nd Sep

Black, White & Gold Degustation Dinner

$120 for a 6 course dinner with matching wines.

Fundraiser for St John Ambulance

Barrier Social Club
for bookings phone
09 4290 999
8th Sep

Heroes and Villains Dinner

Fabulous buffet dinner and dessert.
Best dressed prizes, raffles, mini auction and lots of fun.
Tickets $30pp, limited to 80, available from The Boat Club & the Store.

The Boat Club
Port FitzRoy

Fundraiser for
Okiwi School

9th Sep

Experts will share indepth knowledge before the panel discussion in a series of breakout sessions. Free Event

Michael Corballis, psychologist and author

Albert Yeap, Prof Artificial Intelligence

Kaila Colbin, creative entrepreneur

Sir Richard Faull, neuroscientist and academic.

Click HERE for more information or visit Facebook

Claris Confernece Centre

Awana Rural Women Event

"No Barriers - small island, big ideas"

9th Sep

Night Market

5.00pm to 9.00pm

Contact Debbie on 027 611 5577

Sunset Waterfront

30th Sep

Burgundy Degustation Down Under
from 6.00pm, $120pp
Join us for a fun evening with
Larry McKenna, Godfather of
pinot noir in Martinborough
Fundraiser for GBI Coastguard

Mt St Paul Lodge

Ph Teara on
4290 999 to book


Shuttle to/from the event available

7th Oct
Great Barrier Island Wharf 2 Wharf
Walk, Run or Bike.  Full or half marathon.
Port FitzRoy Wharf to
Tryphena Wharf
Labour Weekend

20th to 23rd Oct

Currach Seafest
A weekend extravaganza of;
Fantastic seafood; live music all weekend ,

great bands; competitions; Auction and fundraiser for Coastguard Great Barrier
Currach Irish Pub
09 4290 211
Black Jug
Fishing Haggle

Land base and boat fishing.  All fishers must be entered. 
Open Competition. Entry fee $70pp. Starts 12noon Friday.
Weigh in Sat 5pm, followed by BBQ
Tipi n Bobs Waterfront Lodge
09 4290 550
Great Barrier Island Garden Tour
Totara and Kauri Garden Tours Sat 25th and
Rewa and Nikau Garden Tours Sun 26th
Fundraiser for GBI Community Health Trust
to purchase medical equipment.

Aotea Radio 94.6FM
8am to 6pm 7 days a week

Aotea Family
Support Group
Notices and News

Regular Events
Monday Movie Nights. Every Monday at the Barrier Social Club, Tryphena.  Meals 6-7pm

Island Song - Tuesday afternoons 2.30 - 4.00pm at St Johns.  Summer 7.00-8.30pm
All welcome - phone Vicky on 09 4290 129 or txt 027 383 8300

INDOOR BOWLS Tryphena Hall at 11am Wednesday. Bring Lunch, All Welcome. Ph: 4290 457

'Open Mike' Jam Night. From mid-Sep. Thursday 8pm at the Currach Irish Pub, Tryphena

Stonewall VILLAGE CRAFT & PRODUCE MARKET 10.00am every Saturday at Tryphena

Sunday Night Quiz - at the Currach Irish Pub from Sunday May 7th at 6.30pm. Teams of 1 to 4. Prizes to win.

Community Networking Hui - bi monthly. Phone: 09 4290 386 for dates

New Zealand Events Calendar

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Public Holidays 2017

Labour Day Monday 23 October
Daylight Saving ENDS Sunday 2 April
Daylight Saving BEGINS Sunday 24 September

School Terms 2017

3rd Term Ends 29 September
4th Term Begins 16 October
4th Term Ends between 14 and 20 December




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