Community Notices

Whangarei Record Collections Fair

27 November 10am until 4pm 116 Bank St, Whangarei Click here


The Papermill – Birds of a feather exhibition

An exhibition by the talented Papermakers. Each Papermaker has researched and crafted a bird of their choice. Throughout the year our artist’s have studied their birds learning all about feathers, colors and body parts. 22-29 November, Whangarei Library. Find out more


YULE Christmas Market – Support local artists and Artisans

Friday 10 December 5.30pm – 9.00pm Tarewa Road next to the Whangarei Squash Club. Christmas shopping from local creatives, delicious food and festivity!
Stallholder applications now closed. Find out more


Relay For Life registrations open

The Cancer Society Northland are hosting Relay For Life on the 2-3 April 2022, at Trigg Sports Arena, Whangarei.
Relay For Life is an inspirational event for everyone of all fitness levels, during which we celebrate with survivors, remember loved ones lost to cancer and come together as a community to fight back against cancer.
Click here for more


Packard Motor Museum – open days

When was the last time you visited the Packard Motor Museum at Maungatapere? If you haven’t visited for a while, or haven’t visited at all, now is a great time to do so. Also, we have a couple of events coming up.
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We all love our backyard, right?! An innovative independent public consultation is underway to gauge Northlanders’ hopes and fears for the future of our Taiao (natural environment). Tania McInnes, Project Lead and Chair of Te Rūnanga Papa Atawhai O Te Tai Tokerau (Northland Conservation Board) says ‘with all that is happening at the moment, it is super timely to be having this conversation on our aspirations for the future of our taiao.’ Read More


The 2021 Northland Rescue Helicopter annual appeal is now on.
33 years after our first flight out of Kaitaia, our air ambulance service is in demand more than ever. This year already, we have transported over 1,000 patients to vital medical care. We need your donations to help keep our choppers in the air and saving lives. Visit to donate today.


Rugby for Life ‘Take 2 for the team’ initiative

Through Rugby For Life, Northland’s rugby community has teamed up with eight local Māori Health providers and other sporting codes to boost the uptake of COVID-19 vaccinations across our region and give back cash to the clubs to fund renovations, new facilities and the many community health, education, and employment initiatives being carried out right now. So, get the Jab and earn cash for your club! Read more


Athletics Whangarei presents Community Open Day: Come and have a go! Postponed, new date Sunday Jan 23rd 2022

Track & field will be wide open for everyone to come and have a go. Juniors, Seniors, Masters – everyone! Read more


Ngati Hine Health Trust – Whangarei Vaccination Clinic (5 Walton Street, Whangarei)

We are open 6 days a week in Whangarei (5 Walton Street – Whangarei) between 9AM to 4PM (Saturday 10AM to 2PM). If you have staff at home, students, apprentices wondering how to get vaccinated especially during alert level 4, we will:

• Take walk-ins (no booking necessary) or
• Book on our own dedicated 0800 272 4842 number for either our Whangarei or Moerewa clinics
• Everybody 12 years and over