Local pair’s epic trip on film

Last year we followed the blog of Tamahere journalist Isobel Ewing as she and brother Jack biked 2000km of the ancient Silk Rd from Samarkand, Uzbekistan to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

Next month we can view the film they made of their epic trip, Doma, which will feature in Hamilton as part of the touring NZ Mountain Film Festival.

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New bar, restaurant by Christmas

Tamahere Village’s much anticipated new bar, restaurant and cafe is set to open in the first week of December.

Parry Takhar, managing director of The Social Group, which is behind the enterprise, said its aim was to create a premier, modern suburban gastro pub in the countryside.

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