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15-27 May

"Hand Made Music" Exhibition

Local band "Heavy Habit's" intro into modern
independent experimental music. Curated by Elise Bishop

20th May 3.00pm live music "Heavy Habit"

Aotea Art Gallery
Claris
Queens
Birthday
Weekend

June 3
Saturday

Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd, Claris
Queens
Birthday
Weekend

June
Sun 4

4.00pm CORNHOLE IS BACK - Hilarious fun and competitive lawn game.  Teams of 2 / $5 entry per team.  Fundraiser for the ambulance. Followed by...........

Jamaican Night

Live reggae music with Phillipp Estrada y Santiago and Waimarama Knowles.  Themed food/drink specials. DRESS UP PARTY

Currach Irish Pub
Tryphena
29 May -
9 June

"Bird Life" Exhibition

celebrating the Barrier's feathered friends

Aotea Art Gallery
Claris
23 June

Mid Winter Christmas

3 course meal.  Starts 6.00pm 
Raising funds for Awana Rural Women's Scholarships. 
Tickets available from Lynda Moran
280 8582.  $40 per person.

Barleyman Cottage
Okupu
30 June- 23 July

"Matariki"

Local children showcase art and culture around Matariki.  Friday 30th June 10am School Performances

Aotea Art Gallery
Claris
2nd Sep

"Black, White & Gold Degustation Dinner"

$120 for a 6 course dinner with matching wines.

Fundraiser for St John Ambulance

Mt StPaul Estate
09 4290 999
9th Sep

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

Michael Corballis, psychologist and author

Mark Sagar, bioengineers and Oscar winner

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"

7th Oct
Great Barrier Island Wharf 2 Wharf
New Zealand's FRIENDLIEST MARATHON
Walk, Run or Bike.  Full or half marathon.
Port FitzRoy Wharf to
Tryphena Wharf
3/4th
Nov
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
25th/26th
Nov
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.
Contact

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

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


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Public Holidays 2017

Queen's Birthday Monday 5 June
Labour Day Monday 23 October
Daylight Saving ENDS Sunday 2 April
Daylight Saving BEGINS Sunday 24 September

School Terms 2017

2nd Term Ends 7 July
3rd Term Begins 24 July
3rd Term Ends 29 September
4th Term Begins 16 October
4th Term Ends between 14 and 20 December

 

 

 


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