Bic Runga wowed Waiheke with all of her biggest hits on Saturday 12 January at Goldie Estate. “I remember when I started performing, I had one song and one album, but now it’s pretty cool to play all these songs...
Returning to the magical surrounds of Stonyridge Vineyard this summer, Highlife Entertainment is hosting a party on Auckland Anniversary Weekend, Saturday 26 January from 2pm to 11pm.“Enjoy an afternoon in the sunshine and boogie into the sunset as some...
“I’ve fallen in love with Waiheke.”Since booking in a concert at Goldie Estate with support act Lawrence Arabia, Bic Runga has made it to the island quite a bit.Having only played on the island once before, Bic guesses five...
A recurring event that gets residents and visitors alike excited is the Waiheke Snorkel Day put on every year as part of Seaweek, the nation-wide week dedicated to the ocean coordinated by the New Zealand Association for Environmental Education.On...
Friday 14 December marked the opening of the annual Sculpt Oneroa that sees artworks created by Waiheke artists placed throughout Oneroa village’s landscape.Established in 2012, the event was instigated by resident artists Paora Toi Te Rangiuaia and Sally Smith...
A growing number of people meet at the Waiheke Sustainability Centre every Friday to share a community lunch made from excess and unwanted food and with the help of the volunteers.Called Kai Conscious Café, the project is one from...
Te Huruhi School put on a special Christmas performance last Friday to a large and appreciative audience of friends and family. The finale was a specially adapted rendition of A Pukeko in a Ponga Tree and the tamariki looked as...
 The island’s resident, all female a capella choir Sister Shout put on a little Christmas concert last Saturday 1 December.Palm Beach Hall was decorated in theme and smelled of delicious home-baking as the 32 women, all dressed in white,...

Artworks Theatre filled to the brim on the evening of Saturday 24 November when Radio Rebelde burst out of another winter hibernation with their energy back on full.Warming up for the band was VJ and DJ Mano Paco and...

An inspiring and engaging workshop about connecting with nature, yourself and others is to be offered by the Island Coaches Collective this Sunday 11 November.As a bit of a twist, this Sunday Series workshop is offered as part of...