Author: Colin

Author: Colin

Many Hands Make Light Work – Tree Planting at Ambury Farm
Image June 20, 2021 Ambury Farm Park,CARING,COMMUNITY,EVENTS Colin

More than 100 locals gathered to volunteer their time & energy to help out at Ambury Regional Park.

Reducing Plastic – one family at a time
Image May 14, 2021 COMMUNITY,Education,WASTEWISE,Workshops Colin

Robyn tells us of the wastewise fun that was had at a Friends of the Farm beeswax wrap workshop…

Housing intensification raises concerns
Image May 12, 2021 CARING,Local Viewpoint,Mangere Bridge Village,Newsletter Issue 2 - May 2021 Colin

In Māngere Bridge various housing developments are underway or planned. Will we be able to retain our village feel?

Our People – Sapati Apa-Fepulea’i
Image May 11, 2021 Newsletter Issue 2 - May 2021,Our People Colin

We meet Sapati Apa-Fepulea’i, a singer and music/ song writer who grew up in Māngere Bridge.

See a new side of your mountain
Image May 10, 2021 CARING,CONNECTED,Education,Mangere Bridge Village,Newsletter Issue 2 - May 2021,Workshops Colin

The Māngere Mountain Education Centre sits within beautiful gardens on the side of Te Pane ō Mataoho on Coronation Road.

Newsletter Issue 2 – May 2021
Image May 10, 2021 Newsletter Issue 2 - May 2021,NEWSLETTERS Colin

Welcome to the second issue of our Friends of the Farm community newsletter.

Newsletter Issue 1 – Nov 2020
Image November 30, 2020 NEWSLETTERS Colin

Welcome to the first edition of It’s all about Māngere Bridge, brought to you by Friends of the Farm.

Living Locally Meeting #3
Image November 26, 2020 Workshops Colin

A summary of our final Popular Living Locally Meetings by Robyn Martin, FoF Storyteller

Living Locally Meeting #2
Image November 16, 2020 Workshops Colin

Another great session at the Living Local evenings, read all about it here:…