September 2020

Election Special: Meet the Candidates Evening – IS HAPPENING!

  • 21 September 2020
  • 7:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Centre
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7PM Monday 21 September Waiatara Community Center. Take this opportunity to come along and meet the candidates in our area (New Lynn electorate). Confirmed to attend are Labour (Deborah Russell), National (Lisa Whyte), the Greens (Steve Abel), NZ First (Rob Gore) and ACT (Shawn Blanchfield). The format will be a time limited 3 minute speech [...]

March 2020

February 2020

WRRA AGM

  • 18 February 2020
  • 7:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Hall
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Our annual AGM is coming up! Waiatarua Residents and Ratepayers Association Notice of Annual General Meeting Tuesday 18 February 2020 Waiatarua Community Hall, 911 West Coast Road, Waiatarua Timing 6:20 pm - doors open 6:30pm - refreshments served 6:35 pm - membership subscription open - only $10 per household per annum Remember you can't vote [...]

Waiatarua Weeding Day

  • 15 February 2020
  • 10:00 am
  • Waiatarua Hall
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We’re continuing on from the great work everyone did at the hall clean-up day a couple of months ago, by weeding out the masses of tradescantia and club moss from behind the hall.  If you have a spare few hours, we’d love a hand. When: Saturday 15th February Time: 10am Where:  Waiatarua Hall, 911 West […]

January 2020

December 2019

Waiatarua Library Christmas event

  • 1 December 2019
  • 11:00 am
  • Waiatarua Library under the Waiatarua Hall
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Librarian Molly will be providing tea and Christmas mince pies on her last shift of 2019. Come along, meet your neighbours, join the library, browse the books, and munch on a pie! All welcome. When: Sunday 1 December Where: Waiatarua Library, under the Waiatarua Community Hall, 911 West Coast Road, Waiatarua Time: 11am – 12 noon

October 2019

Quiz night – October 2019

  • 5 October 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Community Hall
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Bring a plate of nibbles, something to drink and your encyclopaedic knowledge. Entry cost is $5. There are spot prizes up for grabs! Doors open 6:45pm for a 7pm start. If you live in, or real close to Waiatarua you can also join the WRRA on the night for only $10 and that covers your […]

September 2019

Waiatarua Hall Spring Clean 2019

  • 29 September 2019
  • 10:00 am
  • Community Hall
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Waiatarua Hall Spring Clean The hall, both inside and out plus its immediate surroundings are due for another annual spring clean and tidy up from 10am, Sunday 29 September.  Everyone is welcome, whether you can help or not. There will be free coffee, a fire engine to help keep the kids entertained, and a BBQ […]

March 2019

The Great WRRA AGM of 2019! – Continued…

  • 12 March 2019
  • 7:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Centre
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A Great AGM? Yes.  This is a very important AGM. UPDATE as at 1 March 2019: This is a continuation of the AGM that was held on Tuesday 19 February.  At that time only five members were voted onto committee. We need officers for the roles of: President Vice-President Treasurer Secretary Library Representative At the […]

October 2018

Last Quiz night for 2018!

  • 27 October 2018
  • 7:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Hall
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The last quiz for 2018 is coming up! Bring a plate of nibbles, something to drink and your encyclopedic knowledge, or your Hollywood hubris. Entry cost is $5. Prizes! Doors open 6:45 for a 7pm start. If you live in, or real close to Waiatarua you can also join the WRRA on the night for […]

September 2018

The Great Waiatarua Spring Clean

The Great Waiatarua Spring Clean is back. The WRRA lease the Waiatarua Community from Auckland City Council with support from the Waitakere Ranges Local Board. The hall and the library below need a tidy up. We need your help this weekend to progress some upgrade issues. There will be free coffee and a sausage sizzle. […]

August 2018

Correction to Waiatarua Performing Arts Trust (WPAT) notice in latest newsletter

  • 11 August 2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Hall, 911 West Coast Rd, Waiatarua
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Present to Waiatarua on Saturday 11th August (and not Wednesday as stated in the latest newsletter) A mystery…Karaoke night?? Gold Coin entry fee per person Bring your own drinks and nibbles Entertainment between songs that has never been seen before! (at least in Waiatarua) Waiatarua Community Hall, 911 West Coast Road, Waiatarua Doors open 7:30pm […]

June 2018

Waiatarua Mid-Year Meetup

The middle of the year is upon us in this beautiful place. The next monthly meetup of the WRRA (Waiatarua Resident and Ratepayers Association) is at: 7:00-8:30pm Tuesday 19 June at the Waiatarua Community Centre 911 West Coast Road. Some of the things we’ll be talking about and updating you on recent progress: The new […]

May 2018

Funny Play Readings at the Waiatarua Hall

  • 5 May 2018
  • 7:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Centre
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Four funny plays will be read aloud for our amusement. Bring your own drinks and nibbles.  Tea – coffee available ($2.00 per cup) Big Gold coin entry or if you want you can give a bank note with Sir Edmund Hillary on it. Come and be entertained by members of the community. Children from 3 […]

February 2018

Catch-up and Connect @ AGM 2018

What? Waiatarua has always been Auckland’s  gateway to the green of our forest and ocean, the black of the West Coast and the gold of Kauri. We live in the Waitakere Ranges because we enjoy the nature, the silence, the air and the views; often of the twin coasts. The Waiatarua Ratepayers and Residents Association […]

November 2017

Waiatarua 2017 Celebration

  • 26 November 2017
  • 3:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Centre
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As Christmas and the new year approaches the Waiatarua Ratepayers and Residents Association (WRRA) would like to thank everyone who’s helped make Waiatarua a great place in 2017. Newsletter and delivery, community patrol, community support, maintenance, pre-school, drama, librarians, helpful neighbours, weed and pest eradication and not least the WRRA Executive Committee. If you’ve helped […]

Neighbours Weeding Day

  • 26 November 2017
  • 11:40 am
  • 909 West Coast Road
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Pest Free Waiatara is getting together to help another neighbour. If you’d like to come along and help we’re assembling at 11:40 for a light lunch and will be weeding and planting from midday to 2pm. So you’ll time to get clean if you’re heading to the Waiatarua 2017 Celebration at the hall that runs […]

October 2017

Weed Free Waiatarua – Join us + BBQ

  • 29 October 2017
  • 3:00 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Centre
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We live in paradise. But our paradise is threatened by invasive weeds and pests introduced by our ancestors and if we do nothing they will strangle and destroy our native forest. This will be the third annual meet-up of Weed Free Waiatarua. We will: Welcome you all, especially those who are new to the group […]

Last Quiz for 2017 coming up!

  • 7 October 2017
  • 7:00 pm
  • 911 West Coast Road
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The last quiz for 2017 is coming up! Bring a plate of nibbles, something to drink and your encyclopedic knowledge. Entry cost is $5. Prizes! Doors open 6:45 for a 7pm start. If you live in, or real close to Waiatarua you can also join the WRRA on the night for only $10 and that […]

August 2017

Mad Minute Hilarity – A Great Night Out in Waiatarua

  • 19 August 2017
  • 6:30 pm
  • Waiatarua Community Centre
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In place of the Great Waiatarua Debate for 2017 The Waiatarua Ratepayers and Residents bring you an engaging and highly entertaining evening of Mad Minute Hilarity – A Great Night Out in Waiatarua We’re serving up a Hangi, putting on a dessert and opening a licenced cash bar all in the name of fund raising […]