Posts filed under: Events

Happy families Some of the new citizens welcomed by deputy mayor Councillor Cynthia Bowers into New Zealand, Hawke’s Bay and Hastings in particular 😉 at this week’s citizenship ceremony at Hastings District Council 🙂 Here’s the full album on Facebook 🙂 and on my website, with an order form...
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My favourite pic from an afternoon playing Zorb football, from Action Inflatables Hawke’s Bay, with 11 Squadron Air Training Corps District of Hastings, Operation Rough Ground at Roy’s Hill Army Training Area, Hastings 🙂...
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Happy families and Hastings deputy mayor Cynthia Bowers pictured at a Citizenship Ceremony at Hastings District Council on 20 May, 2015. Here’s the full album on Facebook 🙂 and on my website, with an order form...
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Just some of the happy new citizens, pictured at a Citizenship Ceremony at Hastings District Council on 15 April, 2015. Photos by Margot Burns Here’s the full album on Facebook 🙂 and on my website, with an order form...
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You never do know who you’re going to bump into. Welcoming new citizens to New Zealand, including my good friends Brett and Joelle Pretorius, 🙂 at Hastings District Council, on 18 March, 2015. Here’s the full album on Facebook 🙂 and on my website, with an order form...
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One of the lighter moments from the first Citizenship Ceremony of the year, welcoming more “new” citizens, some of whom have lived here for decades!! 🙂 at Hastings District Council, on 18 February, 2015. Here’s the full album on Facebook 🙂 and on my website, with an order form...
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Just one of the photos from another wonderful evening of celebrating the accomplishments of Hastings young people, at the Hastings Heretaunga Lions Club Young Achievers Awards. You can see more on Facebook, feel free to tag yourself and your friends. You can also order photos from my website: Enjoy 🙂...
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Last night I had the privilege of welcoming a group of New Zealand’s newest citizens into the Hastings District. Here’s the full album on Facebook 🙂 and on my website, with an order form...
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FRIENDSHIPS RENEWED Congratulations to Havelock North Squash Club for their recent celebration of 50 years bashing balls around an enclosed space. Here’s a Facebook album of the weekend’s social events, where I suspect the conversation centred around tall tales and confessions of crime long-forgotten. See more about the club here and here 🙂...
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Admittedly, there are times when I’m less than happy with our local councils, but there are others when I’m decidedly more than happy for them to fulfill other roles than just roads and footpaths, sewage disposal and the supply of fresh water. Hastings District Council really excels in honouring people who have contributed to...
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