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Planting Day Rained Out
The Tawharanui Public Planting day held on 3 June was affected by heavy rain.

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Sunday in the Park & Xmas Party: 2 Dec 2018

A range of activities and tasks will be undertaken in the morning These jobs will be advised on the day. We appreciate the support of anyone who wishes to volunteer their time to assist with this worthy project. Don’t forget to stay for the Christmas party at 12.30. Swap your sun hat for a santa hat and your gumboots for party shoes. Enjoy a special lunch and a chance to socialise with other volunteers and members to celebrate the festive season. Special thanks to the caterers for the extra effort to provide the scrumptious Christmas lunch. Thank you also to Warkworth Butchery for discounted sausages and Kenilworth Orchard, just south of Warkworth, for the donated fruit. Wear: old clothes, gumboots/sturdy shoes, gardening/work gloves NB: Please make sure that the soles of your boots are clean. Bring: raincoat or sunhat depending on weather.


The Woolshed @ Tāwharanui
9.15 am onwards.

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