Local Events

Easter artisan market

Apr 7th, 2019 | By

The Tamahere Lions Best Artisan Market this Saturday, April 13, promises to be an Easter Extravaganza.

The market, from 9am to 1pm at the Devine Rd Tamahere Community Centre, will have more than 70 indoor and some outdoor stalls.

They will be offering gifts, crafts, food, clothes, leather goods, jewellery, canvas, photography, sweets, candles, produce, perfumes, furniture and more.



Bowls season open

Apr 4th, 2019 | By

The 2019 season of indoor bowls is underway in the Tamahere Community Centre.

The Tamahere Indoor Bowling Club has already held its annual open tournament with 20 teams from around the Waikato participating.

Funds raised at the tournament over the last three years have enabled the club to purchase new coloured bowls.



Family fun night returns

Mar 29th, 2019 | By

Tamahere School’s ultimate family fun night – the annual Pumpkin Night – is on Saturday, April 6.

The popular event, which runs from 3-8pm, features a big range of activities and entertainments and a wide selection of tasty food.

Amusements include a bouncy castle, bumper balls, horizontal bungy, slides and horse rides, a Nerf fun war, dunk the teacher, and a gumboot throw.



Tamahere Four Square opens

Mar 18th, 2019 | By

Tamahere’s long awaited Four Square store will open tomorrow (Tuesday, March 19) with a blessing around dawn.

The grocery store, the first to open in Tamahere’s new and much anticipated shopping precinct, is large, bright and more supermarket than local dairy.

The shop was designed to provide locals’ main grocery shopping experience in a convenient location, said operator Jassie Parmar.



Community centre AGM

Oct 16th, 2018 | By

The Tamahere Community Centre annual meeting (AGM) is on 7.30pm, Thursday, October 25.

Now is the time to consider getting involved in the community and lending a hand with this valuable community facility.

New committee members are welcome to join the committee where there are a number of roles available, including committee secretary.



Plant sale on soon!

Oct 1st, 2018 | By
Matangi plants

    The Matangi Garden Club is holding its annual, very popular, plant sale again. There will be trees, shurbs, vegetable and flower plants as well as produce, cakes, raffles and scrumptious morning teas. The event takes place on Saturday 13 October, 9am to 12 mid-day, in the Matangi Hall, 479 Tauwhare Rd, Matangi Village. Eftpos is available.



Bliss at the market

Sep 9th, 2018 | By

Bliss Bakery and Pete’s Nutbutter sound like a perfect combo for food lovers at this Saturday’s Tamahere Market.

Bliss Bakery is a new artisan, gluten-free bakery appearing at Tamahere’s popular monthly market this Saturday, September 15.

Pete’s NutButter (peanut butter) is back by popular demand after make an appearance in August.



Centre involvement calls

Sep 6th, 2018 | By

The Tamahere Community Centre annual meeting (AGM) is coming up in late October.

Now is the time to consider getting involved in the community and lending a hand with this valuable community facility.

New committee members are welcome to join the committee where there are a number of roles available, including committee secretary.



Drop in for plan’s impact

Aug 28th, 2018 | By

A community drop-in session to provide information on impacts locally from the Waikato District Council’s Proposed District Plan is to be held in Tamahere on September 3 and 4.

All local landowners will have received a letter about the plan that either detailed the proposed changes to their property or prompted them to view the plan to see if they would like to make a submission.

The drop-in sessions are designed for those who have questions about the proposed changes or who plan to make a submission on the proposed plan.



A market for peanuts

Aug 12th, 2018 | By

If peanut butter is a must this Saturday’s Tamahere Market will be the place to get a fix.

Each month the market held in St Stephen’s Tamahere church grounds has a huge range of clever craft and mouthwatering produce.