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HAURAKI / PIAKO - XMAS APPEAL

Z Service Stations in Huntly, Ngaruawahia, Matamata, Morrinsville
Paeroa, Ngatea, Whangamata and Whitianga are sending out a Xmas 
Appeal.
Z Paeroa is collecting donations of the following items that will than be handed on
to our local charity group and given to those less fortunate in our Community.
Items:
*   non perishable food
*   new toys
*   sanitary items
These items can be dropped off at any Z Service Station named above. 

 

 

 
TE AROHA - XMAS WONDERLAND
NOTE: Due to the weather the opening was changed from Saturday 1st Dec to 
            Saturday 8th December
 
WHERE: 109c Centennial Ave TE AROHA
WHEN: Opening night Saturday 8th December and runs through
              to Saturday 6th January
TIME: Opening night Saturday 8th Dec @ 6.30pm. Every other night at 8.30pm
COST: Donation with all proceeds going to community charities, including
            Te Aroha Senior Citizens hall for maintenance, a 3 year old Morrinsville 
            girl battling a serious illness and the Community Xmas meal
CONTACT: Angela 021 204 2633 for more information
INFO
Opening night includes entertainment from Te Aroha, Paeroa and Morrinsville with 
the mayor Jan Barnes switching on the lights as darkness falls. 
Wonderland includes a variety of animated Xmas motifs, Santas cabin,
trees, lights, snow machine and soooo much more. 
Alll welcome
 
 
 
 
 
PAEROA - THAMES VALLEY TOUCH OPEN WOMENS TRIAL
 
WHERE: Centennial Park, Towers St PAEROA
WHEN: Sunday 2nd December 
TIME: 10am 
CONTACT: Josey McKain joseymckain@yahoo.com.au or text 027 698 0012
                   www.facebook/thamesvalleytouch
INFO: 
All players trialling must be registered and playing a moduel in Thames Valley
 
 
 
 
HAMILTON - TE ANGA PAUA O AOTEAROA NATIONAL KAPA HAKA 2018
 
WHERE: Claudelands Events Centre, HAMILTON
WHEN: Wednesday 5th December
TIME: 9am
INFO: 
IDEA Services support people with an intellectual disability to live, learn, work and enjoy life
in their community. 
Te Anga Paua o Aotearoa (IDEA Services national advisory board) will be launching the first ever
National Kapa Haka Festival bringing all regions together to celebrate being Maori through Maori 
Performing Arts. 
The goal of the festival is to support  our people to be part of the community and to have Maoritanga and
culture as part of their everyday lives. 
 
 
 
 
 
THAMES - TE KOROWAI HAUORA O HAURAKI AGM
 
WHERE: Te Korowai Offices, 210 Richmond St THAMES
WHEN: Friday 7th December
TIME: 10am
 
 
 
 
HAURAKI / COROMANDEL SANTA PARADES
 
PAEROA - Friday 7th Dec @ 6pm
WHITIANGA - Saturday 8th Dec @ 12.30pm
WAIHI - Saturday 8th Dec @ 1pm
THAMES - Saturday 8th Dec @ 1pm
COROMANDEL - Saturday 8th Dec @ 2pm
WHANGAMATA - Saturday 8th Dec @ 3pm
NGATEA  - Thursday 13th Dec @ 6.30pm
MATARANGI - Sunday 23rd Dec @ 11am
 
 
 
 
PAEROA - KARAOKE I TE HAURAKI FUNDRAISER (seeking contestants)
 
WHERE: Venue to be confirmed pending sales
WHEN: Sunday 9th December
COST: $10 per karaoke contestant
            $5 adult GA or $10 at the door
            $2 child GA or $4 at the door
            Free Kohanga Reo Mokopuna only
ENTRIES OPEN: 1st November
ENTRIES CLOSE: 10 November
ENTRY FORMS FROM: Paeroa Te Kohanga Reo or Nga Iwi FM Office
CONTACT: Whaea Natasha 0204 PTKREO or 0204 785 736 for more
                   information 
INFO: 
Seeking contestants for this Karaoke fundraiser, with all proceeds going
to Paeroa Te Kohanga Reo. 
All contestants win something. 
Come along with the family and enjoy!
 
 
 
 
PAEROA - PAEROA XMAS LIGHT SHOW
 
WHERE: Paeroa Historical Maritime Park  PAEROA
WHEN: Thursday 13th - Monday 24th Dec
TIME: 8.30pm - 11pm. NOTE: Last entry at 10pm every night
COST: Adults $15, kids $5, pre school kids $2
            Tickets available online at iTicket or at the gate - eftpos available
INFO: 
Fun family out
 
 
 
 
 
PAEROA - THAMES VALLEY TOUCH TOURNAMENT
night out
WHERE: Centennial Park, Towers St PAEROA
WHEN: Sunday 16th December 
TIME: 9.30am - 3.30pm
COST: $150 per team
REGISTRATIONS CLOSE: Wednesday 12th December
CONTACT: Josey McKain 027 698 0012 
                   www.facebook.com/thamesvalleytouch
GRADES:: Open and Social teams
 
 
 
 
PAEROA - THAMES VALLEY UNDER 21 MIXED TOUCH TRIALS
 
WHERE: Centennial Park, Towers St PAEROA
WHEN: Sunday 16th December
TIME: 4pm
CONTACT: Josey McKain 027 698 0012
                   www.facebook.com/thamesvalleytouch
INFO: 
All players trialling must be registered and playing in a 
Thames Valley Touch Module.
 
 
 
 
 
PAEROA - "NO BLING - LETS DO THE WHANAU THING' WHANAU DAY
 
WHERE: Te Pai O Hauraki PAEROA
WHEN: Wednesday 19th December
TIME: 10.30am - 2.30pm
COST: Free 
INFO: 
The Hauraki Maori Trust Board in partnership with the Maori
Womens Welfare League present the annual 
"NO BLING - Lets do the Whanau Thing" Whanau Day. 
Including workshops, fun, music, food and much more
All welcome
 
 
 
 
 
PAEROA XMAS TOY APPEAL
 
Unwrapped gifts can be dropped off at the Paeroa Information Hub. 
These gifts will be distributed throughout the community to children 
in need by the combined churches of Paeroa
 
 
 

REGULAR WEEKLY EVENTS

 

AUCKLAND AREA - MAN UP (TU TANGATA) GROUPS

CONTACT: 0800 1 MAN UP or www.manupnz.org to find out
                    where the groups are operating or for more information
INFO:
These group session operate all over the Auckland area and help
strengthen men to become better Fathers, Husbands and leaders in their
community, overcoming domestic violence, anger, despression and more
TU TANGATA!!
 

 

 

PAEROA - FREE PARENTS/GRANDPARENTS COURSE

WHERE: Elim Church, 77 Station Road PAEROA
WHEN: Every Tuesday
TIME: 7-8.30pm
CONTACT: Shane 07 862 7671,  027 712 0092 or shane.elim02@gmail.com
                    to register or for more information
INFO:
Video series and discussion group
 

 

THAMES - WHARE AROHA OP SHOP

WHERE: Richmond Street THAMES, off the courtyard behind the Brian Boru.
CONTACT: Find them on facebook: Te Korowai Hauora O Hauraki Whare Aroha 
                    Opportunity Shop
INFO:
Reasonably priced 2nd hand clothing.
All proceeds are put toward funding new health initiatives which enables Te Korowai
to reach out to more of our community in need
 

 

PAEROA - BOYS & GIRLS CAN COOK

WHERE: Carehouse, Willoughby St PAEROA
WHEN:
Monday nights  - Boys
Wednesday nights - Girls
TIME: 5-7pm
COST: Gold coin donation
INFO:
Cooking classes for boys and girls

 

PAEROA - HAURAKI WOODTURNERS CLUB

WHERE: 8 Tower St Paeroa (opposite Paeroa Old Boys)
WHEN: Tuesdays 6-9pm and Wednesdays 1.30 - 5pm (classes alternative each week between Tuesdays & Wednesdays)
COST: New members welcome, annual membership $45
CONTACT: Brian Barton 07 549 4106 or John 027 282 6343

 

 

PAEROA - FRIDAY NIGHT FRENZIES

WHERE: Paeroa Carehouse, Willoughby St PAEROA
WHEN: Friday nights
TIME: 6-8pm
COST: Gold coin donation
CONTACT: Mel Budge 07 862 9129
INFO:
Activities vary from week to week
Cost includes light meal at the end of the night

 

PAEROA - PAEROA COMMUNITY MEALS

WHERE: Elim Church, Station Rd PAEROA
WHEN: 1st & 3rd Friday of the month
TIME: 5.30 - 7pm
COST: koha
INFO:
All welcome, come along and enjoy a cooked meal and friendly
conversation.

 

 

PAEROA - PAEROA TOWNSHIP STREET MARKETS

WHERE: Paeroas Main Street 
WHEN: Every Sunday
COST: $5 per site
CONTACT: Moira 862 9233 or Dawn 862 7452 or dawndan@farmside.co.nz
INFO: 
Produce, crafts, books and much more
All site fee proceeds to the Karangahake Hall Fund

 

 

KARANGAHAKE - KARANGAHAKE HALL MARKETS

WHERE: Karangahake Hall 
WHEN: Every 4th Sunday of the month
COST: $10 a table
CONTACT: Moira 862 9233 or Dawn 862 7452 or dawndan@farmside.co.nz
INFO: 
Produce, crafts, food, books and much more
All site fee proceeds to the Karangahake Hall Fund
 

 

 

PAEROA - JUSTICE OF THE PEACE CLINICS

WHERE: Hauraki District Council Building, William St PAEROA
WHEN: Tuesdays
TIME: 12-1pm
CONTACT: HDC 07 862 8609

 

 

PAEROA - PAEROA SENIORNET CLASSES

WHERE: Paeroa Co Op Parish Hall, off Willoughby St PAEROA
WHEN: Tuesday afternoons
TIME: 1.30 - 3.30pm
INFO:
Classes set up to help the elderly with new technology eg: computers etc

 

 

TE AROHA - JUSTICE OF THE PEACE SERVICE DESK

WHERE: Citizens Advice Bureau 137 Whittaker St TE AROHA
WHEN: Wednesdays
TIME: 11am
CONTACT: Eric Russell eriwen@farmside.co.nz
INFO:
A Justice of the Peace will be on site to attend to your requirements.
No appointment necessary

 

THAMES - CHILL OUT SATURDAYS AT THE YOUTH CENTRE

WHERE: Youth Centre THAMES
WHEN: Every Saturday
AGES: 12-24 years
INFO:
Youth centre is open on Saturdays to play pool, fooseball or just chill out

 

KAIAUA - KAIAUA MARKETS

WHERE: Kaiaua
WHEN: Last Sunday of the month
COST: $5 per stall
 

HELPFUL SERVICES

HAURAKI HEALTH SERVICES

TE KOROWAI HAUORA O HAURAKI OFFICES
Thames
- 07 868 0033
Paeroa - 07 862 9284
Te Aroha - 07 884 9208
Coromandel - 07 866 8084
Whitianga - 07 869 5244

 

MEDICAL CENTRES & PROVIDERS
Colville Community Health Centre - 07 866 6618
Coromandel Family Health - 07 866 8500
Paeroa Medical Centre - 07 862 8755
Tairua Medical Rooms- 07 864 8737
Health Te Aroha - 07 884 8053
Pauanui Medical Rooms - 07 864 8404
Thames Medical Centre - 07 868 9444
Waihi Health Centre - 07 863 8195
Waihi Family Doctors - 07 863 2112
Whitianga Medical Centre - 07 866 5911

HOSPITALS
Thames - 07 868 0040   Visiting Hours 11am - 1pm and 4pm - 8pm
Whitianga - 07 866 5483
Waihi - 07 863 8089
Te Aroha - 07 884 8415 or 07 884 8519 or 07 884 8521

 

PAEROA - PAEROA COMMUNITY BUS

WHEN: Available Tuesdays and Fridays
COST: gold coin donation
CONTACT: Val Sparks 862 7346
INFO:
TUESDAYS: Thames outings
FRIDAYS: For doc appointments, grocery shopping, bank visits etc (Paeroa residents only)
Wheelchair friendly. Available for community outings

 

THAMES - FAMILY SAFETY SERVICES

CONTACT: 07 868 8320
INFO:
This is a free service that offers a range of helpful programmes for men, women and whanau
There is also a range of frequently held group sessions.
Call for more information
 

 

HAURAKI/WAIKATO - HOME ASSIT FREEPHONE SERVICE

CONTACT: 0508 246 632 (0508 2 HOME A)
COVERS: All Hauraki Areas and Morrinsville, Matamata, Waharoa, Tokoroa, Tirau & Mangakino

 

PAEROA-WAIHI-NGATEA - LIBRARIES HOUSEBOUND SERVICES

CONTACTS:
Paeroa Library 07 862 7194
Waihi or Ngatea Library contact  HDC 07 862 8609
or email libraries@hauraki-dc.govt.nz
INFO:
In house service offers a library on wheels for members of urban Paeroa, Waihi & Ngatea
districts who are unable to get into the local libraries for health or disability reasons
 

 

PAEROA - AA MEETINGS

WHERE: 1 Corbett St PAEROA
WHEN: Every Sunday
TIME: 10.30am
CONTACT: Phone Carey 07 862 6843 or 027 683 8058