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The first COSSI day of talks and guided walks at Tawharanui on 25 March was a success.
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6 Aug 2017
Planting Day at Tawharanui

Come and help plant some of this years 15,000 trees and shrubs. Bring strong boots/shoes, gloves, drinks and a raincoat. As usual, we will be providing a delicious barbecue after the planting. ...
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Celebrating 10 years of the Tawharanui Open Sanctuary

The Art in the Woolshed exhibition (AITW) held a special place in the arts calendar of the greater Auckland region. It attracted the participation of some of New Zealand's leading painters, sculptors, ceramicists, photographers and glass work artists.

For the exhibition the Tawharanui woolshed was transformed into a gallery space. Larger sculptures were presented outdoors in the pohutukawa-studded area adjacent to the lagoon.

Art in the Woolshed was organised by TOSSI with the valued support of the exhibiting artists and the Auckland Council.

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2012 Art in the Woolshed

Art by some of New Zealand's top artists. Exciting first-time exhibitors. Installations with an environmental twist.