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11th Nov - 25th Nov  "Girl in the Dark"

Exhibition by Carol Comer

Aotea Art Gallery
'Spectacular by Nature' Garden Tour
A unique opportunity to view a variety of residential gardens on the island. Guided tours of charming cottage gardens, spectacular coastal panoramas and hidden native flora and birdlife. Transportation, morning tea and Devonshire afternoon tea included. 

Major fundraiser for the Great Barrier Island Community Health Trust.

Awana Family Day

Starts 3.00pm.  Best hat competition.
Prizes for Adults and Children

Awana Beach
Stonewall Village Rose Show & Craft Market
 Starts 10.30am.  Guest Judge: Ruud Kleinpaste
Prizes for; best bouquet, best colour rose, best creative posy
best poem, best scented rose, best single bloom.
Pa Beach
1st Dec Santa Parade
and Market Day
Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
2nd Dec

Cornhole Competition

Starts 3.00pm

Fundraiser for St John Ambulance Great Barrier

Currach Irish Pub
8th Dec

Hot Food, Open Bar. 4.00pm onwards

Stall holders - phone Vicki 

Port FitzRoy
Boat Club
Vicki 021 113 1656
Origin and History of the Moon
Hosted by: John
John Drummond MSc, Nalayini Davies MSc
and Ann Sprague PhD. with AET
7.00pm - 9.00pm

An Aotea Education Trust event, supported by GBI Local Board
Claris Club
Whangaparapara Rd
2nd Jan
New Year's Picnic
Classic Kiwi styles featuring; Annual Sack Race, Egg & Spoon Race,  3 legged races, Live Music, Water Slide, loads of food & craft stalls, monster raffle and charity auction.
An Aotea Family Support Group Trust Fundraising event

Claris Sports Club
Whangaparapara Rd
5th Jan

Great FitzRoy Mussel Fest

and FitzRoy Family Fest

Port FitzRoy, Great Barrier Island
Enjoy the mussels, the live entertainment with beautiful views over Port FitzRoy harbour.

27th Jan SEA Fest (details coming) Mulberry Grove School and Beach

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 only 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

Christmas Day & Boxing Day Tuesday & Wednesday 25th--26th December
Auckland Anniversary Day Monday 28th January
Waitangi Day Wednesday 6th February
Daylight Saving Ends Sunday 7th April
Easter Weekend Friday 19th to Monday 22nd April

School Terms 2018/2019

4th Term 2018 15th Oct to between 18th & 20th Dec
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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