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From Temperance to Suffrage – Whanganui Women...

From Temperance to Suffrage – Whanganui Women Take Charge Tuesday 27 February @ 5.30 to 6.30pm Davis Theatre, Whanganui Regional Museum, Watt Street Steps to access venue, wheelchair access available on request Wine and juice provided Free entry; koha appreciated In support of LA FIESTA events, Whanganui Regional Museum Senior Curator, Libby Sharpe, presents a talk on how the women’s...
 

This is the video of the two people who won a ride...

This is the video of the two people who won a ride in a drag car , loose! This is the video of the two people who won a ride in a drag car , loose!
 

It’s a good day at the drags , come on down...

It’s a good day at the drags , come on down It’s a good day at the drags , come on down
 

Just an hour to go till start time , lights tested...

Just an hour to go till start time , lights tested ! Just an hour to go till start time , lights tested !
 

How would you like to go for a ride in a drag...

How would you like to go for a ride in a drag car?? Two lucky people will be drawn to go for a ride in either a Holden or a Ford down the Taupo Quay Drag Strip in a couple of our club members cars. To be entered all you need to do is LIKE this post and COMMENT Ford or Holden. The 2 winners will be announced on this Facebook page at 12pm Sunday so make sure your tuned in and at the Drags to claim your price, you must be 18 years or older to be eligible.
 

Wow! NZ House & Garden magazine’s Open House...

Wow! NZ House & Garden magazine’s Open House Tours in Whanganui today was incredible. 1263 tickets sold, mostly to out-of-town visitors who were busy sharing with us,at the Element hub,how much they love Whanganui. A fantastic opportunity to tell them more about our place and to share the upcoming Artists Open Studios Whanganui. Thanks Mainstreet Whanganui for joining me at the Whanganui and Partners stand at Element cafe! Awesome collaboration. Last but not least a huge thanks to all...
 

CHANGE OF DATE FOR QUIZ NIGHT, NOW YOU HAVE MORE...

CHANGE OF DATE FOR QUIZ NIGHT, NOW YOU HAVE MORE TIME TO ORGANISE YOUR TEAM. CHANGE OF DATE FOR QUIZ NIGHT, NOW YOU HAVE MORE TIME TO ORGANISE YOUR TEAM.
 

From Temperance to Suffrage – Whanganui Women...

From Temperance to Suffrage – Whanganui Women Take Charge Tuesday 27 February @ 5.30 to 6.30pm Davis Theatre, Whanganui Regional Museum, Watt Street Steps to access venue, wheelchair access available on request Wine and juice provided Free entry; koha appreciated In support of LA FIESTA events, Whanganui Regional Museum Senior Curator, Libby Sharpe, presents a talk on how the women’s temperance movement lead Whanganui women to a significant contribution in achieving women’s suffrage in...
 

​Join us for a one-off public screening of the...

​Join us for a one-off public screening of the 2015 documentary EVER THE LAND - a film which observes the planning and construction of New Zealand’s first ‘living building’, Te Wharehou o Tūhoe. The screening is a fundraiser for the Whanganui Film Society's 2018 Season and is open to everyone by donation (suggested $10 per adult, but all donations accepted). EVER THE LAND Directed by Sarah Grohnert · Aotearoa/New Zealand · 2015 · 90mins · Rating Exempt (suitable for all ages) ·...
 

Congratulations to the winner of our tee shirt and...

Congratulations to the winner of our tee shirt and family pass competition... Dave Hardway We will be sending you a DM shortly. Thank you to everyone that entered we hope to see you all down at Taupo Quay this Sunday 25th Feb and keep a watch out for another sneaky giveaway before the big day.
 

STILL TIME TO REGISTER! If youve been thinking...

STILL TIME TO REGISTER! If youve been thinking about putting a team in to this years Relay For Life- we still have a few sites left! Gather up a group of friends, raise $100 each and come along and enjoy the live music and activities the event has to offer! We need all the support we can get, so REGISTER NOW :) Ph 06 3487402
 

Travelling some cities of the North Island (Sorry...

Travelling some cities of the North Island (Sorry South Island we may come to you soon) but we appreciate your support. Our priority is RESEARCH we ALL need to know more. Case in point is my personal story, the Medical profession knew what to do and therefore I am personally here today. (I think its all about knowledge) That takes money this is where we all can HELP!!!! Just Text ( Jet to 469) for a $3 donation. Remember telethons (Of course we can do it) Welcome to our adventure, I...
 

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui...

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui Regional Museum is running the following: Letterpress Printmaking Workshop Tuesday 20 February @ 1.00 to 2.30pm Education Room, Whanganui Regional Museum (entry from carpark) Free entry; koha appreciated Apply text to paper using a vintage letterpress and fonts. All equipment provided. Bookings essential: phone the Museum on 06 349 1110.
 

How would you fancy one of these tee’s and a...

How would you fancy one of these tee’s and a Family Pass to our Street Drags on Sunday the 25th Feb? Like, share and comment. Entries close Tuesday 20th and one winner will be drawn on the Wednesday. How would you fancy one of these tee’s and a Family Pass to our Street Drags on Sunday the 25th Feb? Like, share and comment. Entries close Tuesday 20th and one winner will be drawn on the Wednesday.
 

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui...

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui Regional Museum is running the following: Bookmaking Workshop Friday 23 February @ 9.30am to 3.00pm Education Room, Whanganui Regional Museum (entry from carpark) Cost: $20 Anne Jennison leads a one day workshop in constructing a handmade book using traditional bookbinding processes. Some equipment provided, more information supplied upon booking. Bookings essential: phone the Museum on 06 349 1110.
 

Another fundraiser by one of our teams. Fantastic...

Another fundraiser by one of our teams. Fantastic funhouse are having a carwash/ sausage sizzle at Funhouse 260 st hill st (beside the Harvey norman carpark) the 24th of February at 10am-1pm. Come on everyone please spread the word and support our team.
 

Wow our team Lets get physical are running a...

Wow our team Lets get physical are running a fantastic raffle for their Relay For Life team, a Q2000 Webber BBQ and a cart valued at $800. If you can support them by purchasing a $2 ticket or a book for $20 contact Sarah at sarah.hawken@wdhb.org.nz Way to go Team Lets get physical
 

NATURE TALKS begins this week with the first...

NATURE TALKS begins this week with the first lecture on Thursday 15 February 7.30pm in the Davis Theatre. Free entry, all welcome The first speaker to present in this regular forum is Tom Kay. Tom Kay is the Lower North Island Regional Manager for Forest and Bird – covering maternity leave for Amelia Geary. Following the completion of his BSc in Environmental Science at Massey University in 2016, Tom joined a field team for the research and development organisation Zero Invasive...
 

It’s that time of the year again, we’re...

It’s that time of the year again, we’re gearing up for the annual Wanganui street drags. Save the date, Sunday 25 February. Bring the family down for a fun day out . It’s that time of the year again, we’re gearing up for the annual Wanganui street drags. Save the date, Sunday 25 February. Bring the family down for a fun day out .
 

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui...

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui Regional Museum is running the following: Bookmaking Workshop Friday 23 February @ 9.30am to 3.00pm Education Room, Whanganui Regional Museum (entry from carpark) Cost: $20 Anne Jennison leads a one day workshop in constructing a handmade book using traditional bookbinding processes. Some equipment provided, more information supplied upon booking. Bookings essential: phone the Museum on 06 349 1110.
 

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui...

In support of LA FIESTA events the Whanganui Regional Museum is running the following: Letterpress Printmaking Workshop Tuesday 20 February @ 1.00 to 2.30pm Education Room, Whanganui Regional Museum (entry from carpark) Free entry; koha appreciated Apply text to paper using a vintage letterpress and fonts. All equipment provided. Bookings essential: phone the Museum on 06 349 1110.