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ROTORUA - Activate Environmental Change

Noon - 2pm
Friday, 26th July
O Block, Mokoia Campus (just off Gate 1),
Mokoia Drive, Tihiotonga

Activate Environmental Change, the next Women Environment Network BOP (WENBOP) session, will give insight into local government decision making and how women can be a part of it. WENBOP Is teaming up with Toi Ohomai to bring this networking session to Rotorua.

The event will cover the role of our Councils and what it takes to be a Councillor or local board representative. For those that would prefer to participate in decision making from the comfort of their computer chair, there will also be some guidance on how to write a good submission.

The Women Environment Network BOP event will take place in O Block, Mokoia Campus (just off Gate 1), Mokoia Drive, Tihiotonga at 12-2pm on Friday 26 July. Please RSVP to for catering purposes.

Contact Janie Stevenson for more information at or phone 0274 985 550

MANAWATU - 'Love Me 2 Times'  Preloved Fashion Market

Saturday, 5th October
Feilding Civic Centre,
Aorangi Street, Feilding

Tickets: $2

Join the revolution! This inaugural market event is all about slow fashion, good quality pre loved, reloved, and vintage clothing and accessories. Visit the official event page here.

Email for stall holder application info.


WELLINGTON - Bellevue School Pre-loved Book Fair

Saturday, 29th June
10am - 3pm
Bellevnue School Hall,
Bancroft Terrace, Newlands

Gold coin entry
Kids books: $1 | Adult books: $2
Cash only

We look forward to this exciting event and ask that families/ whānau start collecting and donating books towards this fair. These books can be new or used.

Please support your school and FUNdraising group by popping donated books into the labelled box in the school foyer. All proceeds go towards the Jubilee Corner development which we would love to action this year so that students have access to all our playground areas for playing and learning.

Help us to help our kids by donating any books you no longer want and then come along to get yourself some further reading material.

Please bring your own bags to for your purchased books.

Auckland - Maungawhau School Fair

11am - 3pm
Saturday, Oct 19
Maungawhau School
43 Ellerton Road, Mt Eden

Maungawhau School is holding their 75th annual school fair! With food, games, entertainment & amazing second-hand bargains it's a great day out for the whole family.

The Maungawhau Fair started back in 1944 - making 2019 the 75th year. The fair is a proud part of the school's history - and also its biggest annual fundraiser. The school community - teachers, parents and children - has been working hard for months in advance to make sure the fair is an enjoyable and special day for students, their families and the wider community.

A fantastic day out for the whole family, the fair has something for every age and interest - from gourmet snacks to the classic sausage sizzle and hot chips, games and bouncy castles to entertain the kids, student performances and amazing bargains on quality second-hand clothing, books, homeware, toys and much more!

All proceeds from the fair will go towards learning resources for Maungawhau School students, so please come out and enjoy a fun day out at our beautiful school!