Historical Assoc Picnic

Governers Bay

Picnic (6.30pm) in the grounds of historic St Cuthbert’s Church, Governor’s Bay. Be treated to a talk (7.30pm) by local expert Tony Eastwood about the post-earthquake restoration of the Church. $3 for non-members. Enquiries Philippa 027 2242421 or 329 4677.

Historical Assoc

Rugby Clubrooms 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

The Local Rugby Club has just celebrated its 50th anniversary. Following the club’s recent festivities Jocelyn and Bill Haley will be presenting an illustrated talk on the history of the club, highlighting the formation of the club, the players, notable events, and more. Bill and Jocelyn have been members and supporters of the club for […]

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Green Room 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

Local mountaineer and sailor, Max Dorflinger, will present “From the mountains to the sea: adventures of climbing and sailing a homemade yacht around the world.” All welcome. $3 koha non-members. Please contact Philippa 4677 or 027 224 2421 for more information.  

Historical Association

Green Room 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

Meets second Tuesday of the month. Details To be Advised

Historical Association

Green Room 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

Next meeting is Tuesday August 11 at 7.30pm in the Green Room. Welcome wine and cheese, followed by a short AGM, and then local Master Mariner, Malcolm Pearson, will talk about "Keeping time with Timeballs". This is a "must attend" for anyone who has ever wondered how sailors navigated or kept time at sea, or […]

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Green Room 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

Christchurch author Karen Zelas will discuss her latest work, "The trials of Minnie Dean". She will also read from the book. All welcome to take a refreshing look at one of the most infamous NZ women of all time! Copies of the book will be on sale for $25 (cash only). $3 koha non members. […]

Historical Association

Green Room 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

Christchurch author, Professor Geoffrey Rice, author of a number of books, including ʺBlack Novemberʺ will speak on ʺPandemics Past and Presentʺ. His theme: masks. The evening promises to be entertaining and informative - the subject is certainly historical and topical! All welcome. Non-members $3 koha. Ph Philippa 027 2242421 or 329 4677. Philippa

Historical Association

Green Room 2A Waipapa Ave, Diamond Harbour

Meets second Tuesday of the month. Details To be Advised