The Paekākāriki Mermaids

All over the world, people are taking to frigid seas, lakes and rivers ‘like fish to water’. Paekākāriki has a couple of brave groups that swim in the sea all year around. In this article we find out about The Paekākāriki Mermaids. The Paekākāriki Mermaids. Photo: Bob Zuur The Paekākāriki … [Read more...] about The Paekākāriki Mermaids

Haere rā Trish

A tribute to a beloved village member, Trish Delaney. Photo: Maria Tereza Eriksen-Sohos It was fitting that our beloved Trish Delaney had the last laugh when we farewelled her in true Paekākāriki fashion under a full sun and a super blood moon. We heard her laugh and her cheery voice boom … [Read more...] about Haere rā Trish