Latest Posts: News, 2011

Update - December 23   posted 23/12/2011

A couple of sleeps and we’re there, Christmas! To some it takes ages, for others it comes around sooo fast. It’s about catching up with family and friends, watching the faces of the youngsters first thing in the morning, treating yourself - just a...

Update - December 13   posted 13/12/2011

Wow, what a mixed bag of weather on Saturday, but it didn’t stop people from coming downtown to enjoy our Christmas Market Day and Parade. What a great turnout, thanks for making it another fun, successful day. The floats were fantastic and everyone on...

Update - December 9   posted 09/12/2011

Here comes the silly season! And that’s just the weather! We’ve had four seasons over the last week or so, and I’m hoping we’re going to get some settled weather coming up. That’d be good for the Kopu Bridge opening this weekend. And it...

Update - December 1   posted 01/12/2011

Into the last month of 2011 we go, and what a busy time ahead. Sun, surf, sand, barbecues, Christmas, New Year … where are we supposed to fit in work? Oh well! Senior school is winding up for the year, and it won’t...

Update - November 23   posted 23/11/2011

A ‘bit of a breeze’ recently reminds us Spring isn’t over yet. Luckily we seem to be missing the worst of it. A settled weekend would be good! With the opening of the new Kopu Bridge coming up, I think we’re in for...