Have a look at the TVNZ news footage of the 150th celebrations at http://tvnz.co.nz/one-news/2013-06-29-video-5480573 (item is after the weather – skip to 42:00)
Check out the dog-skin doodlesack and Mary’s culinary toast skills when the TVNZ breakfast show came to the village
The Puhoi Historical Society is fundraising for a new museum in Puhoi.
We have at the moment two raffles going which will be drawn on 30th June 2013.
One is an oil painting of a schooner on the river? $2.00 a ticket or 3 for $5.00.
The other is” The Three Sisters.” Specially for the 150th Anniversary.
HOPE, FAITH and GRACE with their certificates.They are $2.00 a ticket.
I will be outside New World Orewa on Thursday 13th June
where you can view the items, or
you can contact Sue; on 09 4220183 or 021 530 153 to
Watch this and listen to the music, recorded around the time of our 146th anniversary – it will bring back old memories.
Subject: Puhoi New Zealand, was originally settled in 1863 by immigrants
from Bohemia – click here YouTube
Jenny and Brendan Schollum speaking so enthusiastically about Puhoi on David Steemson’s radio programme on Wednesday afternoon. It has been archived under Auckland Story on the website