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2017 Waipu Highland Games

By Jeannie McKee | December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Waipu Highland Games January 1 2017 Caledonian Park, main street Waipu 9.00 am through to Ceilidh at 7.00 pm in the Celtic Barn $15 Adults FREE for under 17 years Each New Years Day thousands of people come to the Highland Games in Waipu to watch one of the world’s most interesting and daunting sports…

Art n Tartan 2017

Art N Tartan 2017 – Expressions of Interest Meeting

By Jeannie McKee | December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you’d like to be part of the Art N Tartan 2017 Event there is an expressions of interest meeting to be held in February 2017. 2nd February @7pm at the Waipu Celtic Barn

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Bream Bay Art Events this Summer

By Jeannie McKee | December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

This December and January there are a number of great local art events taking place, showcasing local Bream Bay artists and also this beautiful bay we are lucky to call home. Highlighted below are four great art events happening over this early summer period that you should definitely take a look at if you enjoy browsing art…

Art N Tartan Revisited

Art N Tartan Revisited Exhibition

By Jeannie McKee | November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Come and see the amazing works of art created for the 2016 Art N Tartan show ‘up close’! Chat to some of our designers, learn how these fabulous garments were made. Watch footage from the 2016 show. Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th November 10am – 3pm @The Celtic Barn 2017 Art N Tartan Entry Forms will…

House Concert at Black Sheep Farm, Helen Moulder Returns…

By Jeannie McKee | October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Black Sheep Farm is delighted to announce our next House Concert, a Musical Comedy featuring Helen Moulder, who last year brought  us “Gloria’s Handbag”. In this “second farewell” Helen is  accompanied by Timothy Bridgewater (on piano).   This Show looks to be another delightful experience featuring celebrated performances of : The Return of a Legend…

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Reading in Bream Bay Schools: Would you like to help?

By Jeannie McKee | August 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Do you have some time to help children in the community by assisting with reading in Bream Bay Schools? In March this year the inaugural Pukapuka Party was held and over 500 children and families enjoyed a day focused on literacy activities. Another event is planned for March 2017. Bream Bay:  The Learning Community Following on…

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Tartan Bridge Tournament 2016

By Jeannie McKee | August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Once again to celebrate Waipu’s 2016 Tartan Month, the Bream Bay Bridge Club and the Royle Epsom Bridge Club co-hosted a bridge tournament in the newly decorated Coronation Hall, Waipu. Proceeds of the day will be donated to The Waipu Surf Club & the Coronation Hall fund. After morning tea was served, David Moon gave us…


Ready, Set, Go! Waipu Cycle & Walkway Opening

By Jeannie McKee | July 27, 2016 | 2 Comments

Save the date for the official opening of the Waipu Cycle and Walkway  When:  Sunday 14th August 10am  Where:  NSP Car Park (opp 60 Cove Road)  Refreshments & Information Stand Festivities/ formalities  will be held in the NSP car park, starting at 10am when everyone can have a ride or walk on the trail and come back…

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Art n Tartan 2016: A winning show

By Jeannie McKee | July 25, 2016 | 2 Comments

Congratulations Richard Wilson!! Winner of the Art n Tartan 2016 Supreme award with his ‘Tartan Flying Machine’. I attended my first Art n Tartan with my daughter on Saturday and it was fantastic.  I know a number of people who attended one of the 3 performances and the feedback has been unanimous that it was a…

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Tartan 9 Hole Tournament 2016

By Jeannie McKee | June 22, 2016 | Comments Off on Tartan 9 Hole Tournament 2016

9 Hole Ambrose fun tournament Sunday 3rd July from 1pm Prizes for best dressed in tartan Golf carts available Cafe will be open Get your team together for a fun afternoon Tickets are $40 for a team of four Contact the golf shop on 09 432 0259 or email for a social day out.