Community Shed Opening

Community Shed Opening The community shed is named kohanga – (the nest) and is in the paddock near the carpark at Aongatete Outdoor Education Centre. The opening will be at 9.30 on the morning of Saturday 7 March, in the paddock beside the carpark at the top of Wrights Road. This is a not just a shed! It is a community facility largely sponsored by the Western BOP District Council. It has a locked storage area where pest control gear will be kept, a covered veranda for weary volunteers and walkers to sit…Read more

Jizza Performance Car Club

Jizza Performance Car Club is Holding a Charity event for Tama’s big day out at Browny’s café & Bar 10A Lockington Road Katikati 7th of March 2015 All event cars & motorbikes must be in the show grounds between 8.00am and 10.30am Event finishes at 5 pm For all participating car & bikes in show $10 per car/ driver to enter $5 per bike/rider to enter Entry by gold coin donation per person Kids under 12yrs are free For Further information contact Jizza 021 1761160 Roddy 027 8103018 Kristal 027 3123739Read more

Katikati Farmers Market

A “must see and do” every Friday afternoon in Katikati from 4pm – 6pm. This is where I get my vegetables for the week and it’s a social outing for me too mixing with the locals and my friends. There are eggs, honey, flowers, meats, chocolates, pizza, Indian delicacies, fruit, seedlings, plants, and even fresh pet food, plus more! Located at the A&P Showgrounds on the Main Road going north from the Katikati Township. If you would like a stall at this market please contact Pauline Van Rijen phone 07 549 2449.Read more

Bio Blitz

Meet and hear scientists talk about the unusual species and the local insect inhabitants of our town and estuary. Experience sampling for them and identifying them. Be part of the environmental marathon this weekend. Friday 6th and Saturday 7th March. Meet at the Memorial Hall at 10amRead more

Sundaise Festival

Set in a hidden valley of private farmland surrounded by native bush and a crystal clear river at Dickey Flat near Waihi, Sundaise is celebration of creativity, culture and community. Featuring some of New Zealand's most celebrated musicians Sundaise also showcases some of our best emerging artists and local performers. The first official sundaise lineup announcement includes artists such as Trinity Roots, Sorceress, Tali, Isaac Aesili, Play Dj's. R.I.A, Luke Hurley, Regan Perry, Mufasa, Blue Sapphire Electro Swing Collective and more to be announced soon. Our full festival programme will include over 60…Read more

LITTLE BLUE HOUSE

LITTLE BLUE HOUSE. The Museum are validating all stock and on Monday and Tuesday is clocks and pocket watches, and the experts they have in to assist are Peter Miles, Michael Cox and Lawrence Woods. On Thursday is coins and currency and Ian McCutcheon from Tauranga Numismatic Society will be there. Anyone can just pop in to view the process and Paula welcomes any information they may wish to add.Read more

Katikati Theatre productions Audition time

Spread the Word! It is Audition time for the first of Katikati Theatre productions for 2015 A new venture- 2-3 very short plays to be performed at the Landing Restaurant on March 24th and 31st. Auditions for parts for both men and women to be held at the Katikati Christian Centre from 2 to 4 PM on Sunday March 1st, 2015. For more information contact Julie Thomas at 549-0985Read more

Athenree Homestead

Athenree Homestead January thru May every Sunday 10am till 3pm June thru Dec 1st Sunday of the month 10am till 3pm Devonshire Teas served for $6Read more

AONGATETE MUSIC FESTIVAL

AONGATETE MUSIC FESTIVAL FEBRUARY 27 and 28: Remember the festival in the figs is on again: In February, we have the annual, newly renamed, Aongatete Music festival at 156 Work Road, presented by Katikati Folk Club and Tauranga Acoustic Music Club: AONGATETE MUSIC FESTIVAL starts with a Blackboard concert on Friday night from 7pm, then a full day of music under the figs on Saturday 28 February,10am-10pm The programme for Saturday 28th will be a blackboard concert from 10am until midday, then an invitation concert, followed by two bands in the afternoon: The Wild Clovers, plus Wizard & OZ.…Read more

Katikati Farmers Market

A “must see and do” every Friday afternoon in Katikati from 4pm – 6pm. This is where I get my vegetables for the week and it’s a social outing for me too mixing with the locals and my friends. There are eggs, honey, flowers, meats, chocolates, pizza, Indian delicacies, fruit, seedlings, plants, and even fresh pet food, plus more! Located at the A&P Showgrounds on the Main Road going north from the Katikati Township. If you would like a stall at this market please contact Pauline Van Rijen phone 07 549 2449.Read more