Locally Crafted Gate a Welcome Addition to Hall

The gate that adorns the east of the main doors of St Peter's Village Hall has been designed and carved by artist Alan Wehipeihana who is resident in studios on the second floor of the Holtom’s Building. Alan has been creating art in Paekākāriki for more than 30 years and you can see more of his … [Read more...] about Locally Crafted Gate a Welcome Addition to Hall

ANZAC 2021

With a focus on women in the armed forces, Paekākāriki's ANZAC 2021 commemorations included a strong local female presence. Photographer Bob Zuur documents the occasion accompanied by the speech from Kāpiti Coast Mayor, K Gurunathan. Mayoral speech, … [Read more...] about ANZAC 2021

Dancing and dealing in vinyl

The ongoing rise in popularity of the vinyl record is reflected in the community success of Paekākāriki’s Village Vinyl Fair and Village Dance, returning Saturday 13 February. When the country and the little village of Paekākāriki went into lockdown last year, memories were still fresh … [Read more...] about Dancing and dealing in vinyl