Buying local made easy

Saxon Lodge owners, Rowena Robinson and Rex Hannam, fruit and vegetable growers extraordinaire, are the newest supporters of Tamahere Forum.

They join a small but loyal group of local businesses and groups enabling Tamahere Forum to continue to bring our district news that is local, relevant and current.

Saxon Lodge joins long term sponsors, the Tamahere Community Committee and The Lifestyle Block Bloke.

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New market underway this weekend

The first Gordonton Country Market will be held on Saturday (September 8).

Inspired by the success of Tamahere’s long-running market, Gordonton locals have been working to establish their own market for many months.

More than 70 stalls are expected at Saturday’s inaugural market offering a range of crafts and edible treats, including smoked fish, seedlings, herbs, flax flowers, carved stones, handmade children’s clothes, concrete bird baths and kiwiana art.

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