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Working Bee Sun 19 March

Working Bee Sun 19 March

Sunday 19th March, 11am. Bit of a clean up of the hall’s grounds. (30mins max work each) Meet your neighbours, have a cuppa + bit of cake. See you there! ūüôā

New Deck and Kitchen Reno Proposal

New Deck and Kitchen Reno Proposal

Dear Broad Bay Community Centre members and Broad Bay community yet to be members.   At the last AGM the members signalled that the Committee should investigate the possibility of extending the usage of the community centre, and to seek funding to achieve this.¬† As a result, the Committee approached a number of builders to price the completion of a wooden deck area¬†in front of the Etheridge rooms (behind the main hall),¬†complete with ramp access¬†and¬†seating,¬†and renovations to the¬†main hall’s¬†kitchen facilities….

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BBCC Wednesdays Spring Activities Sampler

BBCC Wednesdays Spring Activities Sampler

Broad Bay Community Centre‚Äôs Wednesdays Spring Activities Sampler. All welcome Gold coin entry. 7pm till 8-8.30pm @ 2, Clearwater Street Broad Bay. Enquiries: 0274880215 Wednesday August 10th Table Tennis with visiting Table Tennis Champion Ben Duffy Wednesday August 17th African Dance and Zumba with Shukuru Monroe Wednesday August¬† 24th ¬† Fitness for Everyone with Christian Pedersen Wednesday August 31st Theatre Games with Paul Stevenson ( AGM follows @ 8pm ) Wednesday¬† September 7th Royal Empress Tango with Vivien Brooks Wednesday…

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Otago Peninsula Community Board Update

Otago Peninsula Community Board Update

Otago Peninsula Community Board Update¬† Calling for nominations for the Community Board¬† The Community Board needs you!¬† Nominations close this Friday 12th August at noon and we need people to put themselves forward for the Otago Peninsula Community Board.¬† Please consider standing for election or encourage someone else to stand.¬† We need a range of candidates for voters to choose from. If you are interested and want to know what is involved ‚Äď please contact myself or one of the…

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OTAGO PENINSULA MUSEUM & HISTORICAL SOC. AGM

OTAGO PENINSULA MUSEUM & HISTORICAL SOC. AGM

OTAGO PENINSULA MUSEUM & HISTORICAL SOC. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 7.30pm Wednesday 27 July 2016¬† To be held at the Museum¬† 17 Harington Point Road, Portobello Cup of tea/coffee and nibbles to follow the meeting The Peninsula has a fascinating history so you are welcome to come along and hear what we have been up to over the past year and look at the new displays we have put up.¬†¬†¬† We were given a great collection of memorabilia about Percy Moss…

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Portobello/Harington Pt Rd Safety Improvement Project Update

Portobello/Harington Pt Rd Safety Improvement Project Update

Portobello/Harington Pt Rd Safety Improvement Project Update¬† ¬† ¬†The Board recognises that there is a great deal of community interest in this project and so is providing this update to the community.¬† Council staff have carried out much work ¬†behind the scenes ¬†over the past months in ¬† ¬†preparation for this final phase to begin.¬† The process from here on in is as follows:¬†¬† the professional services tender for this project is currently out – a design consultant will soon…

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House Wanted in Broad Bay

House Wanted in Broad Bay

Kia ora. Hullo. My name is Matt Langley. I‚Äôm a musician and songwriter based in Broad Bay. I have rented cottages all around Broad Bay and Portobello over the years and now my partner Clare and I are looking to buy a house in the area. We are considering building as well. We would appreciate it very much if you would let us know of any houses, cottages or sections that may be come up for sale in Broad Bay…

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Wall Buttressing Work @ Turnbulls Bay

Wall Buttressing Work @ Turnbulls Bay

Hello All   Work is due to start soon on the final stage of the Turnbulls Bay Slip repair which involves the installation of rocks in two locations at the bottom for the wall. The reason for the rock is two-fold – to protect foundation areas from tidal movement and to protect the integrity of the wall structure in extreme events i.e. seismic movement.   The planned buttressing works were included in the original design but could not be carried…

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Mid-winter Jazz @ Bellamy’s Gallery, 26 June

Mid-winter Jazz @ Bellamy’s Gallery, 26 June

You’ll be in fine company as you immerse yourself in art and music.¬†LIVE JAZZ¬†comes to¬†BELLAMY’S GALLERY¬†for a special intimate and cosy mid-winter treat with trio¬†REID, COLEMAN & CORNISH.¬†¬†Get comfy around the wood burner and sit amongst the rare exhibition¬†Made of Hereweka¬†by current Caselberg Trust artist in resident, Becky Cameron. Trevor Coleman¬†(piano, trumpet) and¬†Nick Cornish¬†(alto & soprano saxes) are Dunedin’s finest jazz musicians with a shared passion for improvising across a variety of genres. They have been joined more¬†recently¬†by¬†Karin Reid¬†who¬†provides a…

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