Tag: Warkworth 170th Anniversary

Century celebration has Warkworth on a roll

08:00 Mon, 13 Nov

Organisers of a celebration marking Bowls Warkworth’s 100th anniversary say it was a resounding success.Twenty-eight teams competed in a fours tournament held at both Warkworth...

Pioneer time traveller

09:00 Fri, 10 Nov

"It was a gloomy autumn day in 1867, dear reader. I, John Anderson Brown, was taking my daily constitutional along the bank of the Mahurangi...

Display salutes NZ’s military history

13:53 Thu, 9 Nov

Local military enthusiasts have been putting the finishing touches to some of their prized possessions ahead of a special display, which will be staged to...

Sales deals done

13:24 Thu, 9 Nov

The first land sales in Warkworth were recorded in the Daily Southern Cross, July 1854. While the price of land has definitely changed, it seems...

Thanksgiving service marks anniversary

13:16 Thu, 9 Nov

A 170th Anniversary Ecumenical Service of Thanksgiving will be held at the Christ Church (Anglican) in Warkworth on Sunday November 12, starting at 3pm. The...

Let the trumpets sound

13:09 Thu, 9 Nov

The Warkworth Big Band will be the grand finale of celebrations on Saturday November 11 when it presents a Swingin’ Jazz & Funk Party in...

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