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15 April


Admission free, Club open 4.00pm,

Kitchen 6.00pm, Event 7.00pm

Barrier Social Club
19 April

Alan Jager Vocalist/Guitarist from 8.00pm

Great range of classic 60s-90s includes;

The Beatles, Crowded House, Van Morrison,

Dragon, Cat Stevens and more

Great Barrier Lodge
20 April
Easter Market Day
from 10am
Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd

21 April

The Great Takoketai
Easter Egg Hunt

Starts 2.00pm, Free Entry, All ages welcome.  Make sure you bring sunscreen, water, sunhat or raincoat  and a basket or reusable bag for eggs.

Glenfern Sanctuary
Port FitzRoy
21 April

Mulberry Grove School
Art Auction

4.00pm, Free admission,

All Welcome

Annual Fundraiser for Mulberry Grove School

Barrier Social Club
Aotea FM - 10 Years On Air
During Easter weekend celebrations there will be a photo exhibition, a panel discussion from founding personalities and a live performance from
Sola Rosa, one of NZ's premier live music acts playing outdoors at the Claris club with his 'sound system' show.
Supported by Bede Bailey and Joe Revell. Tickets will be available shortly.

St Johns Church Services

Good Friday 10am, Saturday 7pm 'Service of Light',

Sunday 10am with Maurice Handisides.

St Johns

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

1st June

Queens Birthday Weekend Market Day
from 10am

Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
29Jun to
29 Jul

Lights out on Great Barrier Island

A month long winter festival with a dark sky theme. Click HERE for the programme.

Image: Mark Russell

Festival in association with ATEED, GBI Local Board and Destination GBI


26th Oct
Labour Weekend
Market Day

from 10am
Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
7th Dec Christmas Parade and Market Day
from 10am
Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd

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

Good Heavens
Dark Sky Experiences
One of only three Dark Sky Sanctuaries in the world
and the first island Dark Sky Sanctuary

Regular Events

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

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

Quiz Night.  Sundays at the Currach Irish Pub, Tryphena.

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

New Zealand Events Calendar

Australia & Overseas Events Calendar

Public Holidays 2018/2019

Daylight Saving Ends Sunday 7th April
Easter Weekend Friday 19th to Monday 22nd April

School Terms 2019

1st Term 2019 Between 28th January and 7th February to 12th April
2nd Term 2019 Monday 29th April to Friday 5th July
3rd Term 2019 Monday 22nd July to Friday 27th September
4th Term 2019 Monday 14th October to between 13th/20th December




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