Notice any changes to our Central Business District riverbank? About 10 adults and some children got stuck in on Saturday morning and cleared the clumps of Arundo –Spanish Reed – and other pest weeds from below the Sports Club. The plan is to mulch the bare soil and plant with natives when the weather allows. Thanks to organisers Shelley Hackett and Rodney Straka and all who chopped in, not to mention Benjy the goat, who, it was proven by scientific testing, namely placing a branch beneath his nose, could be the weed disposal prototype of the future
Puhoi Cottage Tearooms has recently had a change of owners. Kathrin and Thorsten Golland have recently taken over management of the historic tearooms and are now serving a new range of mouth watering delights. Read more
from Rodney Times 14 March Page 3
PUHOI RAMPS PLANNED Motorway On & Off ramps are now being planned at Puhoi. Approval will be sought later this year to construct the Puhoi Wellsford motorway northbound off-ramp and southbound on-ramp after feedback from the Puhoi Community, Auckland Council & Auckland Transport. NZTA Auckland/Northland regional director Stephen Town says. Helen Darnell
Greg Wenzlick: I will be making Mugs, Tee-shirts, etc. Any people interested should contact me via website www.wenzlick.net.nz where the coat of arms is displayed.
Puhoi Library now has its very own website, which contains all sorts of interesting info about the library and its books.
Please note that there is a TOTAL FIRE BAN on in all of Auckland including Puhoi. Please, no fires at all until the ban is lifted. If you smell smoke or see a fire, call 111 immediately and report it.
This year we are celebrating Puhoi’s sesquicentennial – 150 years since some brave souls arrived to start a new life in New Zealand in Puhoi.
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Learn about Puhoi’s history by visiting the heritage sites