For Preservation

Jenny Clark writes about the heritage of our Paekākāriki buildings and the merit in saving them

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Children and parents learn te reo Māori together

“Tapawha whero!” yells three-year-old Hana as she proudly points to a red square on a board. She’s playing a game naming colours and shapes at Paekākāriki Playcentre with Whaea Wai Miller who visits the centre each week to help the children and their parents to practise their te reo Māori.

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Scoreboards & brawls

Jenny Clarke gives us a run-down of recent celebrations of Paekākāriki’s sporting history with images by Mick Finn.

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#perching

Heard of the planking phenomenon? Paekākāriki gives you it’s own take: #perching

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