Issue September 2015

Top up your income — Home based

Earn extra cash every week distributing and collecting 120+ catalogues pw and delivering customer orders (approx 8–10 hours pw). Car, phone & internet access...

See the new Events list for things that are on in...

If a thing has a due date it will be listed as an event. Otherwise it is a notice. You can list your event on...

Getting Long in the Tooth

If you have an older cat or dog, age can sometimes be perceived as a barrier to treatment.  ‘She’s old so she’s not worth...

Otaki Golf Club champions

Karaka Million winner Johno Benner has added another trophy to his growing haul, the Otaki Golf Club’s Senior Men’s Champion. With Vespa, the Otaki trainer...

Junior Sevens — Bigger and even Better

The Rahui Junior seven’s rugby tournament was one of the biggest sporting events in Otaki in recent times, with over 550 players and at...

Kapiti on film 1921 – 2000

A Compilation Of Locally Made Films Newsreels and home movies, comedy and drama Saturday 5 September, 2pm Waikanae Community Centre, 28–32 Utauta Street Sunday 20 September, 2pm Paraparaumu...

Potato growing competition

Ōtaki Hydroponics are now in their second year of running their fun Potato growing competition . Ōtaki Fire Brigade This year all proceeds raised from the competition entries...

White shrubs for the spring garden: Te Horo Garden Centre, September...

Spirea Nipponica ‘Snowmound’, a deciduous small shrub, dense and upright carries spectacular clusters of white flowers profusely over arching stems. Tolerant, graceful and easy to grow in well drained soil, full sun to part shade. Prune after flowering. Snowmound Butterflies love it and so will you.

Watsons Garden Centre, September 2015

Father’s Day Sunday 6 September Time for some potted colour: pansies, cyclamen, polyanthus, convulvulus cneorum, viola. You can’t have Don Watson but we have gifts for...

Otaki Players triumph yet again

The main theatrical event on the Coast this year was at Otaki - as usual. The show was Whistle Down the Wind, the production...

Ōtaki College News, August 2015

From the Principal Building Leadership Ōtaki College is committed to growing tomorrow’s leaders. As the year progresses it is encouraging to see students at the college still...

Otaki Rotary youth night

Rotarians really enjoy supporting young people to grow and develop, and we particularly enjoy hearing of their exploits and escapades on Rotary sponsored events. Thursday...

Ambo House

“What’s the history behind the boarded up old house on Mill Road” Otaki Mail was asked recently. This rather derelict building stands on land gifted...

Have you got room for a pony or two?

Levin Riding for the Disabled Group ponies Kahlua (RDA Horse of the Year 2014) and Harley, are looking for good retirement where each can...