Matangi Garden Club – Massive Annual Plant Sale 9am-12pm, Sat 5 Oct 2019

It’s on again, the fantastic Matangi Garden Club Plant sale ! Trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, produce(yumm), cakes and raffles – everything a great plant sale should have, even morning tea. A great morning out to stock up on plants for the busy spring planting season with plants lovingly raised from the talented Matangi Garden Club.… Read More Matangi Garden Club – Massive Annual Plant Sale 9am-12pm, Sat 5 Oct 2019

Waikato Cherry Tree Festival 2019 – Located on our very special Matangi Road

Info from NZ Pure Tour This year’s festival will run from 20 – 29 September 2019, when visitors will take tranquil walks along the Manor’s justly celebrated avenues and past its drystone walls, ponds, stream and waterfalls, wreathed in soft clouds of pink cherry blossoms. These will be the backdrop for an array of delightful… Read More Waikato Cherry Tree Festival 2019 – Located on our very special Matangi Road

Footpath along Matangi Road

It’s great to see the footpath along Matangi Road is growing. We are seeing lots of people utilising it already. A much less muddy walk to school and helping us Matangi-ites take advantage of the upcoming spring days for walks and exercise and saying hello to fellow walkers. Awesome.

Creative Communities Funding available

If you want to showcase local talent, run a workshop/course? You can apply for funding for a local creative event/ project for our community. Waikato District Council has the $s ready. Applications close next Friday August 23. A great opportunity. Check the details and/or call Lianne, the Community Development Advisor for a chat https://www.waikatodistrict.govt.nz/services-facilities/community-development/funding/creative-communities-new-zealand-funding-scheme https://wdcsitefinity.blob.core.windows.net/sitefinity-storage/docs/default-source/services-and-facilities/community-funding/creative-commuities-scheme-guidelines.pdf

Council re-issues a call for Further Submissions on Stage 1 of its Proposed District Plan

Waikato District Council will next week re-issue a call for ‘further submissions’ on nearly 1,000 submissions that it received following notification of the Proposed Waikato District Plan (Stage 1) in July last year and has set a new closing date of 16 July 2019. Last month Council announced it was extending the original deadline when… Read More Council re-issues a call for Further Submissions on Stage 1 of its Proposed District Plan