Betty Ann Perkins remembered

At a St Peter’s Hall memorial service in June 2024, Leo Watson, a former resident of Paekākāriki, fondly remembers Betty Perkins (1940 – 2024) and her many endeavours, both in Paekākāriki and further afield.

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May 2024 catch report

Registering your traps and recording catches on Trap.NZ helps us monitor the success of the project and identify any areas we need to focus on.

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Come sauna with me

Mark Amery on why, if you’d like to experience a gorgeous Paekākāriki community sauna this winter, you need to commit a little by 16 June to make the dream a reality!

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Paekākāriki: the implications of population growth

If Paekākāriki’s population continues to grow, Dennis Rose argues that the village will have to convert to reticulated sewage rather than septic tanks. How Paekākāriki can accommodate more people and dwellings will also need to be considered.

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