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Piha Preschool Auction night

0 Comments 10 June 2016

Piha Preschool Auction Night Fundraising for our little preschoolers in Piha Saturday July 30th Barnett Hall 6.30pm – 11:30 Support our Piha preschool.  A fun night out on July 30th with our community. An amazing choice of goods and services will be up for auction.     If you would like to give goodies for this auction […]

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Whats Happening

Local News, What's Happening

What’s Happening in Piha etc

0 Comments 25 January 2015

What’s Happening in Piha and surrounds ? Recycle Rubbish: Monday July 10th, 24th 2nd July ’16 Piha Movie Night : Trumbo  Barnett Hall      2nd July ’16 How the West was Won Piha Bowling Club     16 & 17 July Junk to Jewellery Old School House – Piha     27th July ’16 and Wednesdays 10am Lion […]

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Piha Library

Piha Opinion

Repeating it doesn’t make it true

0 Comments 18 July 2016

‘Occupied by the Piha Library’ If you say it often enough you end up believing it A loooong time ago the Piha Library applied for a grant to build a new Library building The Library was not an Incorporated Society so requested the use of the Piha Ratepayers & Resident’s ‘Incorporated name’ as an ‘umbrella’ to accept […]

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Education Land Piha

Local News, What's Happening

Will Auckland Council purchase Edu Land?

0 Comments 17 July 2016

Education Land in Piha Acquisition of public open space – Piha AC’s Parks, Recreation & Sports Committee meet this Wednesday July 20th and will decide whether to purchase the ‘Education Land’ in Piha behind the Art Gallery. There are three ‘groups’ in Piha interested in using the land The West Coast Art Gallery – use […]

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Save Maui

Local News, What's Happening

Write a ‘Dear John’ letter

0 Comments 15 July 2016

Write a ‘Dear John’ letter to the Prime Minister We all want to save the endangered Maui Dolphin As a result of ‘‘You joking – surely?‘‘ Piha Local Hannah Slade has initiated giving our Local MP and Prime Minister, John Key, the ‘Save Maui‘ message through letters. Left:  Poster by Eva Real (Hannah’s daughter) Fabulous […]

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Local News

Lucky fisherman saved at Piha

1 Comment 09 July 2016

Fisherman saved at Piha Quick acting Piha locals save fisherman washed into Piha Beach Two friends were fishing near The Camel when one was swept into the sea.  His quick thinking friend threw him the ‘angel ring’ and told him to stay calm. Photo: the friend who threw the Angel Ring with Westpac Rescue Helicopter. The […]

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Mauisdolphine01

Piha Opinion

You’re joking – surely ?

0 Comments 08 July 2016

I’m sure we all love the endangered Maui Dolphin WRLB has granted $11,000 for testing thermal imaging and camera system Questions: Surely the costs of this should lie with Central Government and not Waitakere Local Board’s funding from Auckland ratepayers? “Why is our Local Board funding $11,000 of  our Local Budget for NZ Crown assets?” Are any other […]

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West Coast Gallery Piha

Local News, What's Happening

You’re invited to participate

0 Comments 07 July 2016

Piha’s West Coast Gallery invite you to participate ‘Creatures’ | Re-cycle, Re-vamp & Re-create Using materials you have re-cycled, re-vamped or re-created, we encourage you to use your imagination – you may have older works that can be repainted or reworked. This is going to be a fun exhibition and works will be for sale […]

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Tim Shadbolt and Pita Turei

Local News, What's Happening

An afternoon with Pita and Tim

0 Comments 03 July 2016

How the West was Won Tim Shadbolt, Pita Turei, Local Kapahaka and Dam Native afternoon in Piha This event was sold out before it even started and I’m not surprised.  The Piha Bowler was packed and people were standing outside.   Thanks heaps to Sooz Fougere Hardie for arranging this wonderful afternoon with Tim Shadbolt […]

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Local News

Fiona becomes a postulant

0 Comments 03 July 2016

The Priory of the Order of St John in NZ Fiona Anderson becomes a postulant Fiona became a ‘postulant’ this weekend receiving her medal from NZ’s Governer General  Sir Jeremiah “Jerry” Mateparae Fi invited some friends to the actual investiture and others out to lunch afterwards.  I really enjoyed accompanying her and her mother Carole to […]

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Lagoon pollution

Local News, Piha Opinion

Did you receive one of these?

0 Comments 01 July 2016

Not all Piha or Karekare received this A ‘Love your Lagoons’ brochure with a fridge magnet ‘Handy Wastewater Tips’ Financial restraints, I am told, meant only households in the ‘Lagoon catchment’ areas received one of these.  Silly, in my opinion, as all our water ends up in the ocean somehow. Handy Wastewater Tips: ensure your […]

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Welcome Pack Heritage Area

Environment, Local News

What would you like ‘Welcome Pack’?

0 Comments 30 June 2016

You’re moving into the Waitakere Ranges Heritage Area What would you like to see in a  ‘Welcome Pack? So you’ve never lived in the Heritage Area but are about to move in.  Some of the things you might like to know could be: Rubbish collection including recycling Information, maybe, on your Local Area Plan Information on […]

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Julia Marin Piha

Local News, What's Happening

Junk to Jewellery in Piha

0 Comments 29 June 2016

Piha Workshops with Julia Marin Workshop for Adults and one for kiddies Adults Workshop: Saturday 16th July 10 – 1pm $20 Kids (7 – 12yrs)  Workshop: Sunday 17th July 10 – 1pm $10 The Old School House behind the Gallery Book your space at West Coast Gallery  

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Vote Local Elections

Local News, What's Happening

2016 Local Elections : Get ready

1 Comment 27 June 2016

Get ready to vote in the 2016 Local Elections Councils, Local Boards, District Health Boards elections will be held later this year. Are you aware that if you own a property in Piha or Karekare or Anawhata etc and in the city that you can vote for two Local Boards? You only get ONE vote […]

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