Here they come... front row seats at Park Point -Waihekeans are set to get a stellar view of the 36th America’s Cup from 6 to 21 March in 2021.The recently revealed racing area will take place across the Hauraki...
Discover sights unseenThe programme for the annual Waiheke Walking Festival is now live, and events manager Denise Whitfield says it’s a massive one. “The choices on offer are incredible, and I’m proud of this programme – it’s jam-packed full of...
Island tamariki under five took to the stage at Te Huruhi School on Friday with a Sing in Spring concert arranged by teacher Maikara Ropata.Kaumatua Pita Mahaki gave an opening karakia, before the hall collectively sang the waiata E...
Aim to win - When Wild on Waiheke put on an archery tournament for local businesses last Sunday, teams from Gill Stotter Catering, WDS, Tantalus, Stonyridge, Capstone, the RSA, Gulf Foods, Sheffield Construction, The Barn, The Malcolms and Gulf News...
Incredibly generous person needed to light up skyAn annual fireworks display which has lit up Waiheke’s skies for more than 20 years won’t be going ahead this year.The Dirt Track Club met last week to decide the fate of...
A fantastic night was had by all at the Waiheke High School senior ball at Cable Bay on Friday 27 July.Students and teachers celebrated the Casino Royale-themed event in style. The evening included a sit-down dinner and DJ curated...
Maumahara Flames, held last Sunday, gave Waiheke residents the chance to come together as a community to celebrate Matariki and to remember those who have crossed into the star world.“The main emotion we wanted people to feel was remembrance,”...
Friday 13 is usually associated with bad fortune and bad luck. But the last Friday 13 July was just the opposite, when Waiheke Rotary threw a blast of a Black Tie Gala.Just short of a hundred people filled out...
About 50 year seven and eight students of Waiheke High School dressed in fancy fluorescent clothes and colours for a disco at the school hall last Friday.The disco was put on by the Piringakau kapa haka group to fundraise...
Waiheke creatives certainly put art on the map, and this weekend the island is a treasure trove to be discovered, with more than 37 creative spaces open to view. Ticket-holders for the Open Studios Weekend can also meet the...