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06 Aug

Photography workshop with Pete Rees

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Photography workshop with Pete Rees

Remember Pete Rees?  Photographer, Artist, teacher extraordinaare?

Him & I got to talking about offering Photography Workshops, right here on beautiful Waiheke.  We asked a few people if they’d like to learn to take pictures with an artists eye (I mean check out his landscapes), use their camera masterfully & know the best software to use (and....

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25 Jul

August 2014 Events

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August 2014 Events

On the last friday of each month Waiheke Local will review the upcoming events for the month ahead. Please let us know if your event is not listed and we will be more then happy to include it. A full list of the events over the next few months can also be viewed on our....

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27 Jun

July 2014 Events

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July 2014 Events

On the last friday of each month Waiheke Local will review the upcoming events for the month ahead. For this upcoming month we see the start of the school holidays and the opening of the new library. Please let us know if your event is not listed and we will be more then happy to....

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04 Jun

Image of the week

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Image of the week

There is a whole lotta love on our island.    Captured beautifully in this postcard image by Michelle Hepburn Photography.  Michelle’s postcards are available from Veranda in Oneroa.

Each week we post our favourite Waiheke Image.  To enjoy, tune in every wednesday.  To submit an image, contact me below….

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30 May

June Events 2014

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June Events 2014

On the last friday of each month Waiheke Local will review the upcoming events for the month ahead. The month of June begins of course with a nice long weekend, with the Queens Birthday being on the 2nd, unfortunately this will be the last public holiday until October, so make it a good one! There....

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28 May

Image of the week

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Image of the week

This image was taken at Gabriella Lewenz private home. Yes indeed, it’s amazing as it looks.  She is one of the Artists in the Waiheke Winter Arts Festival this weekend (Queens Birthday) on Waiheke where 35 artists open their doors to the public.  It’s the best weekend for art on the island hands down.

The weekend that....

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21 May

Image of the week

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Image of the week

‘Will summer ever end?': Pete Rees Photography

Wednesdays at Waiheke Local are dedicated to great images.  Each week photographers, artists, generally interesting people submit their best images and we post the pick of the bunch here.

To submit an image please contact me via the details below.  I love seeing great....

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25 Apr

May Events 2014

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May Events 2014

On the last friday of each month Waiheke Local will review the upcoming events for the month ahead. For this upcoming month we see the kids return back to school (yay!), Mother’s Day and many fantastic events on Waiheke. Please let us know if your event is not listed and we will be more then....

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16 Apr

Meet the maker: Pete Rees

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Meet the maker: Pete Rees

Pete Rees doesn’t have a self-conscious cell in his body.

A few months ago I saw Pete at a party.   He’d had a jar or two, but that’s not the interesting bit.  He’d arrived two hours before the party was due to start.  Most of us at that point would scuttle off to embarrassed land.....

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