(WPLA) has been reformed from the earlier Friends of the Library (established in 1980). One of our goals is to involve the community, from babies to seniors, in activities based at our libraries. Some ideas have included book groups, musical entertainment, visiting storytellers and authors. We’d like to offer such events free of charge and […]
Wanaka Time Bank is a community group that facilitates sharing of our resources, skills and services to create abundance within our community for all. Have you ever thought you’d love to trade your skills with another person’s skills? Perhaps you’re an IT whiz & you’d like someone to help you prune your fruit trees? Or a gardener […]
Rhythm and Alps has swapped Canterbury for the Cardrona Valley, for its latest two-day music festival in the South Island for the next 15 years. The Rhythm Group confirmed consent was issued by the Queenstown Lakes District Council for the festival to be based from this December between the Cardrona Ski resort and the […]
The next meeting of the Hawea Community Association Executive is Tuesday 20th August, 7.30pm at the Lake Hawea Community Centre Myra Street. All welcome.
If the Lake Hawea Control Dam were to fail, up to 420 properties and 2620 people could be affected, a Contact Energy-commissioned report says. The September 2011 report outlines potential consequences of a dam failure and was required as part of the energy company’s standard practice, not because of any concerns with the dam. […]