Father's Day

Treat your Dad this Father’s Day at Bracu Restaurant

Sunday 6th September 2015

Our talented chef Mikey Newlands has designed a delicious 4 course menu dedicated to our awesome dads using fresh local and seasonal ingredients.

FREE gift for all dads dining on Father’s Day

$89 pp ($39 kids)

Seating from 11.30am till 2.00pm

Bookings are essential as places are limited.

bracu.co.nz  I  reservations@bracu.co.nz  I  09 236 1030  I  Simunovich Olive Estate, 49 Main Rd, Bombay



facebook poster (2)

Home Expo in Te Awamutu

The LJ Hooker Home Expo will be held Saturday 12 September at the Te Awamutu Events Centre.

The event is organised by the Te Awamutu LJ Hooker Team. All proceeds will go to charity, with the main charity of choice Te Awamutu Plunket.

The LJ Hooker Home Expo has it all with a variety of exhibitions from building companies, landscaping, flooring, kitchens, interior design, home wares, electricians, heating, solicitor and financial advice.

Neena and Belinda from the Green Kitchen and MKR winners will host live cooking demonstrations throughout the day – 10am, 12pm & 2pm – don’t miss your opportunity to pre-book tickets to the demonstrations and receive reserved seating, free event entry and goodie bag. Tickets $10 from RedKitchen or LJ Hooker office. Treat your taste buds with the Deli Alley, an exhibition area brimming with cheeses, olive oils, preserves and hand made sweet treats.

A charity auction will be held throughout the day. Plenty of exciting auction items including, a play house valued at $2,500,  and many more items. You can register your bid now, bidding closes 3pm at the event.

Entry is $2, children under 14 free. For more information visit www.teawamutu.ljhooker.co.nz


Rotorua District Festival of Gardens

Showcasing over 40 gardens throughout Rotorua, from tiny town gardens to large rural properties.
13–15 November
$30 for a 3-day pass


Garden Arts Studio Exhibitions

garden arts pics

August – Glass artist Michelle Judge
September – Jo Gallagher
Garden Art Studio
Open Tuesday to Friday: 9.00am – 3.30pm. Saturday and Sunday: 9.00 – 4.00pm
1234 Kaipaki Road, Cambridge



Women’s Inspiration Series for 2015

60-minute burst of inspiration. Come and explore ideas with other like-minded people and learn how to become a more powerful version of you!
Power Hour Coaching Workshops: July 22, September 9 10am–11.15am,
Wintec Gallagher Hub 2

To reserve your place and receive further information please email: Sue@suekohn-taylor.com



Barista Classes

EXCELSO – Taurangaexcelso coffee

Basic barista training class takes you through the steps to making a great cup of coffee.  Classes are two hours and one-on-one or you could do a class with a friend/partner/spouse.





Rocket Tasting Sessions

Every Friday at 1pm
Barton Street, Hamilton
call 839 6422 to book



Wonder Horse Whisky Club

Take a journey through the world of whisky (and various other spirits) on a quest for delicious things!
$40.00 to taste and discover six whiskys and some snacks.
Every third Wednesday of every month at 6pm (16th September, 21st October, 18th November).
Bookings essential – email alex@wonderhorse.co.nz


tga tating tours

Tauranga Tasting Tours

Various tours around the BOP and beyond.
For more details go to www.tastingtours.co.nz


waikato farmers

Hamilton Farmers Market

(including the Hamilton Creative Market)
Every Sunday morning from 8am-12 noon.
Te Rapa Racecourse, Te Rapa Rd, Hamilton

Locally grown produce direct from the grower, hand-made artisan food, great coffee and breakfast, quality arts and crafts by local creators. Live music and places to sit under the trees enjoying good company.

Cambridge Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning from 8am-12 noon.
Victoria Square, cnr Victoria Street & Alpha Street

Fresh local produce, lovely coffee and delicious food in the heart of Cambridge.

tga farmers market

Every Saturday 7.45am to 12noon Tauranga Primary School between Arundel St, Cameron Rd and 5th Avenue

A diverse range of fresh local produce and locally produced artisan food.