Issue October 2015

Knitting co-op: do you have skills, time or wool?

Can you spare a couple of hours a week? Have knitting or other skills to share amongst our tamariki Māori? Do you have spare wool to...

Otaki Athletics Club Season registrations

5pm Monday 19th October Otaki Domain followed by fun night & sausage sizzle 3–6 years — $20 7–14 years — $35 for season (term 4 & 1) Family rates...

Otaki COMMUNITY Choir Add your voice!

The community pop up choir is popping up again! This time as an Advent and Christmas Choir to support local events. All welcome. All ages. All...

Do you know anyone who lived and worked at the Health...

Research Project Ōtaki Health Camp (Now called Stand Children’s Village) A research project is about to get underway to record people’s experiences of staying or working...

Ko Te Toronga Mai o Ngā Mema o Te Pati Reipa

I tērā wiki, i tērā Rāmere, i tae mai ngā mema paremata o Reipa ki Te Kura ā Iwi o Whakatupuranga Rua Mano. Kātahi...

Remembering Arthur Manz

Arthur Herbert Manz: February 26 1917 – September 15 2015 Arthur was a man of principle, a scholar, an officer, a gentleman, a gentle man...

Otaki Police found list

 WhereWhen Milazo Mountain Bike Iti Street 26 August Viva Mountain Bike Main Street 28 August Diamondback Mountain Bike Norfolk Crescent 1 September

What are my rights as a tenant?

What are my rights as a tenant?  You have a right to enjoy your property privately, undisturbed by others. The landlord has to respect your...

Rotary Otaki October 2015, an EXPO and a thank you

An EXPO thank you to Carol Wall & OPG Ōtaki Rotary enjoyed networking with other Community organisations, and members of the public at this well...

Garden tasks for October

Flower Garden Check roses for signs of downy mildew or pest damage, and spray if necessary. You could also check roses and other vulnerable plants with...

Ocean View Newsletter, October 2015

Kia Ora All, We have now headed in to spring but didn’t winter knock us for 6 with cold and flu symptoms hitting our region...

Otaki Library, October 2015

The Anti Cool Girl Rosie Waterland Rosie Waterland has never been cool. Growing up in housing commission, Rosie was cursed with a near perfect, beautiful older...

Buckets of Daffs Heralds Daffodil Day

With buckets of daffodils at strategic places around town  it must be the annual Cancer Society appeal, Daffodil Day. Pictured are volunteers Pam Snowden and...

Focus on growing rhubarb

Many of us regard this hardy perennial as a fruit, but rhubarb is an easy to grow vegetable, which can be eaten in savoury...

Reevedon Village ticks all the boxes

Levin retirees Ann and Terry Ritson say Enliven’s Reevedon Village in Levin ticked all the boxes during their search for a new home.  More than...