Posts Tagged ‘tartan week’

Waipu in Tartan 2015

waipu in tartan 2014

The Timetable for this year’s Waipu in Tartan winter festival is out, so time to start adding things to your diary. I may live  mostly in Christchurch, but I am making the trip north to be involved! The fabulous ArtnTartan Wearable Arts will once again be the main feature, and this year will be at…

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Get your team sorted for Tartan Golf

Tartan golf

Get your Team of 4 together!  For our Tartan week Community Golf Tournament – 9 Hole Ambrose Waipu is a small town with a big heart and the Nova Scotian settlers know how to celebrate their heritage with their annual “Tartan Week”. The Golf Club being an integral part of this community is holding the…

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Waipu in Tartan – it is that time of the year again

The programme for this year’s winter festival Waipu in Tartan is almost complete, time to start adding things to your wish list, and if you are out of Waipu, booking some accommodation … Waipu in Tartan 2014 Programme Of course at the top of the billing is our fantastic ArtnTartan Wearable Arts 27-28 June, but…

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Tartan Week off to a flying start in Waipu

The snow and Classic Hits arrived at the Kasbah at 6am this morning The kids were there building snow angels and snow men. The oldies took photos and were enjoying coffee and eggs for breakfast. I had a moroccan Crepe – really interesting to watch Aissam make them, and to eat – fabulous. [nggallery id=77]…

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Tartan Week all set to go….

Tartan Week celebrations in Waipu 30 June – 14 July Events are mostly focused during the weekends, but we hope to expand that in years to come.  Full timetable here Highlights include: Saturday 3o June  6-10am  Snow and Breakfast at the Kasbah with Classic Hits Radio 10am – Waipu Pipe Band Parades with all tartan…

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Tartan Week – needed a new co-ordinator

Tartan Week is growing and it is fun – we need a new co-ordinator if it is to continue… Rosemary Neave has co-ordinated Winter@Waipu when it began and Tartan Week since it has begun and would like to hand this over to someone else. Tasks include Developing a programme each year (many events are ongoing…

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Tartan Week off to a great start in Waipu

First of July and International Tartan Day – Waipu had a perfect Northland clear blue winters day.  Classic Hits kicked off the day at 6am with their breakfast show at Ynot cafe and a load of snow.  Yes there were some people there at 6am, but not me!  I waited to a leisurely 8.30.  Classic…

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