Ruakaka

Family fun at the Pukapuka Party 2017

Pukapuka Party 2017

The Pukapuka Party 2017 was another successful family fun day enjoyed by well over 1000 people from Bream Bay and beyond. 674 children were given passports on the day and approximately 640 completed activities and handed in their passports in exchange for fantastic literacy packs chock full of goodies including age appropriate reading books, exercise…

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Tides Out Fun Run/Walk

Its the time of the year to start training for this. Entry forms available from Bream Bay Retail outlets from 9 September. Race is Saturday 27 October  10am Get Training!!!   Sharon at Smartfitness  can help, join her newsletter for hints and encouragement!

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BBQ to welcome back the Godwits

When will our Godwits return to Ruakaka? Every Spring these shore birds take an epic journey, flying non-stop from Alaska to New Zealand. Like Olympic Champions, they cover 11,500 km without a feed. Come help welcome our visitors back home to Ruakaka in September. Free BBQ. Kids Activities. Information on shore-birds and dune protection. Give-aways…

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Kumara Delight – a new taste sensation

Visiting the Waipu Markets, there is always some interesting new stall. Last week I was delighted to come across My Nana’s Deli selling a fabulous kumara based sweet sensation which is very much like Turkish Delight. Owners Olga and Carlos live in Ruakaka where they have perfected the recipe- yummy, healthy, low GU, gluten free….…

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Spring – Flower Show and Garden Visits in Ruakaka

Spring has sprung and its time for the annual Marsden Bay Garden Club Spring Flower Show Flower Show Friday 28 October 2011 12 noon – 4pm Saturday 29 October 2011 9am – 3.30pm Admission $2pp at the Ruakaka Memorial Hall Flowers, plants, produce, craft stalls, patchwork quilting display, and home baked refreshments Garden Visits Saturday…

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Health is a Family Affair

Hook up for Health  Friday 26 August 10-4pm Bream Bay Community Trust Whanau and friends Fun day, come and enjoy a free sausage sizzle, fruit and yoghurt or a hot bowl of soup while you browse the information which will be available on the day: Smoking Cessation WINZ Diabetes eduction Mental health CarePlus and Whakamana…

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The Great Living Legends Muck-In – Northland

On Sunday 18th September 9.30a,m – 1.30, Living Legends, a community conservation project, will be celebrating Rugby World Cup 2011 with a fun and conservation orientated event! Come along to the Uretiti Camp Ground off SH1 and take part in planting thousands of trees, while at the same time having fun and celebrate Rugby World…

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