What's On in Orewa and Rodney

 

 

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Orewa Beach Cricket Tournament
Friday 27 Feb from 5pm onwards

In celebration of the 2015 Cricket World Cup.  Come & give it a go!
Teams of 8.  Great Team building exercise. 
Free to enter
Free bouncy castle
Free icecream *
Free sausage sizzle *

Orewa Sand Castle & Market Day.
Sat 28 Feb 10am - 3pm 

A fun day out for the whole family.

Register to partake in the sand castle competition - absolute beginners, experienced and professional builders are all welcome.

20 tonne professional sand masterpiece will be 'sculpted' for 2 days prior to the event and on the day itself to add the wow factor.  
* FREE ENTRY to the sand castle comp
* FREE BOUNCY CASTLE
* FREE BEACH GAMES - Tugowar/sack races etc thanks to Times FM
* CLOWNS
* SAUSAGES SIZZLE thanks to Orewa lions
* PRIZES

and 30+ market stalls across the road on Orewa Square.
Rock on up - register your team name then you're good to go for a day of run !

 

 

      
Calendar of Events

 

  
FEBRUARY


 

Wed 25

 



 

Toastmasters smallerToastmasters @ 12 noon
St Chads Church Hall, 117 Centreway Rd, Orewa. 

Please join us to learn the art of communicating, listening, speaking & presenting. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or phone 09 428 2424 or 022 066 0764

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

Thurs 26

 



 

Memories are Made of This, 11am .
Centrestage Theatre, Orewa. 

We celebrate melody and memories with timeless classics we know and love, as well as famous war songs that commemorate the centenary of Anzac and 70 years since the end of the Second World War.

Click here for more info

 



 

Fri 27

 



CWC Beach cricket

 

Orewa Beach Cricket Tournament
Orewa Beach (in line with the Volley Ball court)  from 5pm.

In celebration of the 2015 Cricket World Cup.
Teams of 8. 
Come & give it a go.
Registratsions @ 5pm
Playing @ 6pm
For further information and to register contact Taffy Evars at HBC Cricket club 
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Sat 28

 



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Sandcastle Competition and Market Day 10am - 3pm,
Sandcastle Competition on Orewa Beach in front of Moana Reserve.
Markets in Orewa Square.

A fun day out for the whole family.

Register to partake in the sand castle competition - absolute beginners, experienced and professional builders are all welcome.

Prizes and give aways throughout the day.

Registrations can be made on  the day.

20 tonne professional sand masterpiece will be 'sculpted' for 2 days prior to the event and on the day itself to add the wow factor.

* FREE ENTRY to the sand castle comp
* FREE BOUNCY CASTLE
* FREE BEACH GAMES - Tugowar/sack races etc thanks to Times FM
* CLOWNS
* SAUSAGES SIZZLE thanks to Orewa lions
* PRIZES
and 30+ market stalls across the road on Orewa Square.
Rock on up - register your team name then you're good to go for a day of run !

Moana Reserve is located right across the road from numerous cafes, restaurants and Tapas bars - head there before during or after and watch the sand castles, visit the market and enjoy the entertainment activity.

A complete beachside day out with something for everyone - guaranteed.

 

MARCH


 

Sun 1

 



Kiaras walk

 

Kiara's Angel Walk
Western Reserve, Orewa
Registration from 8.30am
Tickets - Adults $10, Family $25
For more info click here

 

 



 

Fri 6

 



 

Absolute Beginners Ukulele Group, 4-6pm
Muldoons, Moana Ave
Our next sing along is on Friday March 6th  4-6 pm !
Full house with encores !!

 


 

 



 

Twilight market, Orewa
5pm-9pm in Orewa Square (on the corner of Florence Ave & Hibiscus Coast Highway).

 

 

 


 

Sat 14 to Sat 28

 


 

ChessChess, the Musical, Centrestage Theatre.

Centreway Rd, Orewa. For ticket phone 09 426 7282 or click here

 

 

 


 

Sat 21


 

Silverdale GalaBike-a-thon Gala Day, 10am-1pm

Silverdale Kindergarten 
2 Longmore Lane, Millwater

Bouncy castle, Raffles, Pony Rides, Silent Auction, Water Slide, Games & Puzzle .

Bike-a-thon is for Silverdale Kindergarten children only, Gala is for everyone to enjoy!

 


 

Sat 21


 

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Big Nui Music Fiesta

Sat 21st March. Wainui School.
Gates open 11am, music starts from 12 noon - 10pm 
Click here for the poster
Click here for the press release 
Click here for the tickets

 



 

Sat 28

 



 

"WE LOVE SINGING" Voicelab/workshop run by Brigid Sinclair - 10am to 2pm
Sea Scout Hall Orewa, North end of the beach. Centre, Orewa. 10am til 2pm.

This is for everyone. Rhythm games, harmony singing, some improv in groups and above all hilarity and fun. Oh and scrumptious food catered by our famous Kris and Catherine team! Dont miss, spaces limited. email = This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details. 

 

 



 

Sat 28 & Sun 29

 



 

Orewafest Menu 2015Orewa Family October Fest
Walnut Cottage, 11am to 9pm both days
498 Hibiscus Coast Highway

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Click here for Menu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

APRIL


 

Sun 12

 



half marathon

 

Orewa Half Marathon
21km, 10.5km or a 5km run or walk for all ages.
For more infomation & registration  go to www.orewabeachhalfmarathon.com 
Click Here for a link to the promo video  

 

 



 

Sat 25

 



 

Maddys MarathonMaddys Black Tie DinnerMaddys Marathon

Orewa Arts & Events Centre.
2 events:
Marathon @ 7am
Black Tie Dinner @ 6.30pm

The Ironbros are pleased to offer you an outstanding opportunity to support one amazing little girl’s dream to walk.
Maddy has Cerebral Palsy along with a condition known as Spastic Diplegia which means she cannot walk, balance, or carry out daily activities independently, and without any intervention will ultimately see her confined to a wheelchair. Maddy and Gemma’s (Maddy’s Mum) lives changed on Friday 13th June, when they learnt Maddy had been accepted for life changing surgery, ultimately meaning she will be able to walk and live out her dreams independently. These events are here to help financially get Maddy her dream.
For more information click here


For more information click here

 

 



 

Sun 29

 



 

Opera's Greatest Hits

Centrestage Theatre, 11am
Opera's Greatest Hits are used in everyday life in movies and TV. That's because they are simply great songs. We bring you a selection of the most popular opera hits from such composers as Puccini, Verdi, Bizet, Donizetti and Mozart.
For more information click here

 

 

  REGULAR EVENTS
  SATURDAYS 

Every Saturday 


Free timed 5km run  
along the estuary cycleway for families, individuals and parents with strollers are welcome.
For more information:

http://www.parkrun.co.nz/ or http://www.parkrun.co.nz/millwater

 

See event map: http://www.parkrun.co.nz/millwater/course/

 

 


Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of every
month


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Hbc Youth Centre
provides ages 13-17 with the opportunity to chill.Hours are Mon-Fri 9am-6pm and Sat11am-3pm.   1st week of the month is a big event, 3rd week of the month is a chilled event. For more details on what happens each week contact Suzanne on 09 426 5005. 214d Hibisicus Coast Highway, Orewa. Visit http://hbcyouthcentre.webs.com/ for more info.

Programme for Mon  30 Sept - Fri 11 Oct
Booking form



Every Thurs, Sat and Sun. Days for different rides. 


GROUP CYCLING FOR 10K OR 25K

25km - Group Consistent Road Ride
Participant: Regular cyclist
Bicycle: Road or mountain bike
Objective: Maintain a consistent pace

10km - Group Leisure Road and Track Ride
Participant: Beginners and cyclist advocate
Bicycle: Any type of road-worthy bike
Objective: Leisure ride through the beach

Ring BikeMe shop in Orewa for confirmation. Henry or Luke on 09 421 1200; or Henry (02BIKEME01), Luke (02BIKEME02)
 


Every Saturday


SILVERDALE MARKET

7.30am - 12.30pm. Vegetables, flowers, plants, crafts and much more.
 
 


Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month



craft-market-logo1OREWA CRAFT MARKET & BAZAAR

Community Centre, Orewa Square - 368 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa Beach. Alternate Saturdays 10am-2pm. Quality NZ hand made products.
For further information Annamaria on 
021 145 0640 or 09 902 9147
Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 
  SUNDAYS

Every Sunday

OREWA FARMERS MARKET
Experience what Rodney District producers and growers have to offer, from farm fresh organic produce, flowers, plants and herbs.Start 8am to 12.30am, (except first Sunday of every month closes at 11.30 am) at the Orewa Square, cnr HBC Highway & Florence Ave, Orewa Beach.
 


Last Sunday of each month


CAR BOOT SALE

08:00 to 12:00
Centrestage Theatre
60 Centreway Road, Orewa

Last Sunday of each month. Vehicles $10 Trestle hire $5. Centrestage Theatre Carpark, behind Council building.
Come and sell or buy. Great fun and support a worthwhile cause: the ongoing refurbishment of Centrestage Theatre.

To book a spot phone 027 419 8135
 


Last Sunday in every month


PUHOI FARMERS MARKET

Week 4 of every month Located in the heart of Historic Puhoi Village. Come & savour fresh local produce in a relaxed and friendly setting. While you sit and listen to the live music and enjoy the laid back Puhoi atmosphere, the kids can burn off some energy in the safe play area alongside. We have a great variety of stalls ranging from our vibrant Community Stall which offers local seasonal produce to fresh roasted coffee, bread, eggs, local honey, gingerbread, olive oil, smoked sausages & pork products, Puhoi Valley Cheese, Liquorice Allsorts, hand made soaps, organic vegetable seedlings, preserves, mussel fritters, sausage sizzle and much more
 


Second Sunday of month till 3 February 2013 


HIBISCUS COAST ORCHID SOCIETY

The Hibiscus Coast Orchid Society meets on the second Sunday of every month (except January) with meetings starting at 1.30 pm and usually lasting a couple of hours.

The meetings always include a guest speaker, raffles and a cuppa, along with the usual club business. Visitors are always welcome. If you decide you would like to become a member the cost is $15.00 single membership or $20.00 family of two. We meet at the Masonic Hall, Centreway Road, Orewa. $2.00 door fee. For further information contact Barbara on 424 3199
 

  MONDAYS
 Every Monday (term time) 

Orewa Playgroup   
Orewa Community Centre, 9am-12 noon
Ph: Emma 021 173 5525  •    Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
$4 charge per family, includes tea/coffee & biscuits for parents/caregivers

 


Every Monday

Orewa South Indoor Bowls - next to the Cafe and Arts Centre on Hibiscus Coast Hwy, 7pm. Every Monday. New members and beginners welcome. Contact Ken on 09 426 4678 or Elaine on 09 959 1087 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  TUESDAYS

Every Tuesday

Sing Me Up Community Sing 

at the Orewa Sea Scout Hall (north end of the beach) from 7pm till 9 (tea break in the middle). Non auditioned, open to shower warblers and closet crooners or anyone who wants to make noise. No music theory needed, and contrary to popular belief, most people CAN sing!!  You will be singing in harmony in minutes. The health benefits are huge, wonderful community, come and try us out. We are different from a traditional choir and sing world, gospel, folk, pop and trad. Brigid Sinclair is the choir director. $10 per session. email= This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 

Every second Tuesday

Dutch Coffee Morning

10am-noon. Meet at Orewa House behind the Estuary Arts Centre, phone 09 427 6556 or 09 426 3776
 


First Tuesday of Every Month


BNZ CONNECT

Your chance to meet like-minded business people from your local community. Networking is essential for everyone in business. Yet there aren't many local business events where people from different industries can meet each other, exchange ideas and stories, business cards or simply have a drink and nibble with like minded people.That's why we're hosting free events in our store to give you the opportunity to meet other business people from your community. To find out more and book your place, ask us about it today. We hope you can make it along on every first Tuesday of the month, 5.30pm-7.30pm. Ring your local Bank of New Zealand for further details
 


Every Tuesday & Thursday


SENIOR CITIZEN CLUB

Twice weekly meetings give members a chance to enjoy a game of bowls, cards or scrabble. Members meet at the Orewa Community Hall from 12.45pm to 3.30pm every Tuesday and Thursday.
 
 


Every Tuesday till 05 February 2013 


HIBISCUS COAST QUILTERS

The Hibiscus Coast Quilters meet twice a month (except for January). Visitors are always welcome. Members can attend either or both meetings each month. The club also produce a monthly newsletter which advertises other events, demonstrations and classes.

MEETINGS: 1st Tuesday of each month (daytime) – 9.30am to 11.30am at Whangaparaoa Ratepayers Hal, Whangaparaoa. 3rd Wednesday of each month (evening) – 7.30pm to 9.30pm usually held in the Whangaparaoa Ratepayers Hall, Whangaparaoa, but occasionally evening meetings are held in member's homes. (Call contact number to check.)

For further information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 


Fourth Tuesday of each month


Age Concern Rodney
provides a Time Out morning on the fourth Tuesday of each month; the next one is 22 Oct. Time out runs from 10.30 -1.30 with morning tea and a light lunch being served. Entertainment and a chance to socialise in the morning and after lunch Bingo is played with small prizes handed out instead of money. Come along and make some new friends. Venue: Centrestage theatre foyer Centreway Road Orewa or phone for more details phone 09 426 0916.
 
  WEDNESDAYS


Second Wednesday of every month. 1pm


THE HBC WIDOWED CLUB

The HBC Widowed Club meets at 1pm on the second Wednesday of every month at the Orewa Community Hall to offer friendship and understanding to those attending. Club day includes guest speaker, a trading table, raffles and afternoon tea, with a coffee morning or brunch at a local café are also held regularly. For further information phone D. Bunker on 426 482
 


Weekly 9am-4pm

 
HBC Youth Centre
has established a Family Planning Clinic. Contact for more information. 214d Hibiscus Coast Highway near the Western Reserve, Ph: 09 426 5005
 


Every other Wednesday 


ToastmastersSilverdale Orewa Toastmasters Club

Visitors are always welcome.

Come and have fun as you improve your communication, public speaking, self-confidence and leadership skills.

Toastmasters has a "learn-by-doing" philosophy, wherein each member learns at their own pace. Toastmasters builds confidence through speaking in public in a friendly, fun and supportive atmosphere.

Meetings:  Every other Wednesday 7.30pm to 9.30pm 
at Orewa Baptist Church, Loop Rd, Orewa
Phone: Stephen 021 129 3568
Email:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.orewa.toastmastersclubs.org 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/orewatoastmasters 


 
  THURSDAYS


Every Thursday

 
SING TO BREATHE
held weekly on Thursday Mornings at 9.30 till 10.30 at the Sea Scout Hall Orewa (north end of the beach). It has 4 parts to a session, breath meditation followed by gentle stretching, then voice breath exercises and finally some unison singing at the end. For anyone who wants to extend their breath, strengthen their voice, lift their spirits, open up to possibilities. Great for depression, breathing challenges etc Run by Brigid Sinclair of SIng Me Up Community Sings. email= This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 


Every Tuesday & Thursday

 
SENIOR CITIZEN CLUB

Twice weekly meetings give members a chance to enjoy a game of bowls, cards or scrabble. Members meet at the Orewa Community Hall from 12.45pm to 3.30pm every Tuesday and Thursday.
 


Every Thursday

 
HIBISCUS COAST PHOTOGRAPHIC CLUB
Meet at Orewa Community Club, Amarino Rd, Orewa 7.15pm. Contact Ivan on 09 421 0410
 


Every Thursday

 
LAZULI SCHOOL OF BELLY DANCE
Middle Eastern /  Belly Dance Fusion classes at the Orewa Community Centre from 6pm-7.30pm (excluding school holidays). Contact Sandy on 021 034 9851, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or website for more info http://lazuli.weebly.com
 
  FRIDAYS


Every Friday night

 
Safe Spaces for Teenagers 
Hibiscus Youth Centre 6-10pm for 13-17year olds.
 


Every Friday 1pm


 
"Housie" 
214 Hibiscus Highway Orewa at 1pm every Friday.  


 



First Friday of the month


OREWA CRUISE NIGHT

From 7pm till late, Orewa's main road will become "Orewa's cruise night" This is open to all American, Australian, hotrods, performance & classic cars to cruise The main meeting area is Orewa comminute car park Florence ave Cruising from 7pm with hourly Cruise from 8pm 9pm & 10pm food is available from many of the local venues throughout Orewa The route is from Florence ave to centerway road return & this is as many times as you like For more information Call John 021 167687.
Check out http://orewacruisenight.webs.com/apps/
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