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Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 25 August, 2019

A warm welcome to Nina Hammond, the new owner of Kuaotunu Store. A long time resident of the area, Nina is well known to many locals, having started Nina’s Café and currently co-owner of The Cave in Whitianga. Nina is in the process of settling in and is not planning on any changes in the short term.  Watch for a takeaway menu later in the year. Pictured is Nina with Fran McCallum. Eve Russell is also on the staff....

August 25, 2019

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 01 June, 2019

Many of you will have noticed (on TV, in the papers, on Kuaotunu Katchup etc) the application, currently with Waikato Regional Council, to gain resource consent to establish 30 hectares of mussel spat farm off the Whauwhau.Your Committee has studied the application and is of the opinion that it insufficiently addresses environmental impact and does not specify social and economic advantages with a thorough cost/benefit case. On that basis, and following the brief discussions at the recent AGM wh...

June 1, 2019

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 31 March, 2019

The Committee of the Residents and Ratepayers Association is delighted that so many members of the community took the time to attend the public meeting held at the beginning of February.The purpose of the meeting was to talk about how we might make progress in addressing some of the suggestions and issues arising from the recent Community Plan refresh survey (if you haven't already read them you can see them here), and the input received was positive and constructive.Some of you put up your...

March 31, 2019

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 19 December, 2018

The Kuaotunu Library Committee is delighted to report that the library building has been completed on time and within budget. We would like to thank TCDC, the Domain Board, Carters, Guthrie Bowrons, and our hardworking community, for their generous donations of money and time towards this project. Books from the existing hall library have been relocated along with donated books from Mercury Bay Library, local authors and residents. It is planned to hold a book sale of any surplus books wit...

December 19, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 10 October, 2018

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny, but in ourselves(William Shakespeare) Earlier this year we promised to distribute the 2009/2010 Community Plan to everyone again and to seek your thoughts and ideas. We have condensed the original plan down to 20 main themes, and would love you to tell us whether these themes are still important to you now, ten years on. What matters?  What's important? What's needed to maintain the beauty of our natural environment and warmhearted...

October 10, 2018

A Brief History of the Kuaotunu Domain Board

-summarised from notes compiled by Ian Goodall, 2018...

September 26, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 26 July, 2018

Over the last 12 months there has been renewed discussions over the use and management of our public reserve spaces. In Kuaotunu there are many more reserves than one would expect for such a small community. KRRA wishes to be faithful to the 2009 Community Plan, which indicates we need to protect our assets and preserve the natural spaces. We do this by communicating these ideals to the appropriate governing bodies.This focus on our reserves has coincided with the TCDC review of the Reserve...

July 26, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 01 June, 2018

Welcome to the first newsletter from the new Committee of your Residents & Ratepayers Association, freshly elected at the AGM in April.We know you will join us in thanking all the members of the previous committee. They put in a huge number of hours, worked tirelessly on our behalf and as the last year of newsletters has outlined, achieved a lot. We applaud their commitment to ensuring our Community’s voice is heard, where and when it matters! This year's Committee has some new, exciting,...

June 1, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 17 March, 2018

It's been an interesting month in Kuaotunu, with social media in particular awash with lots of concerns about what's going on in our little community. From the proposed site of the new library to the issue of campervan parking - there's been a lot of talking going on!In this newsletter we hope to address some of the concerns people have about these matters. And with KRRA's AGM coming up at Easter, we are calling for nominations for the KRRA committee, so that no matter what your concern or backg...

March 17, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 13 February, 2018

The mad Xmas rush is now over and many of you will have reluctantly dragged yourselves away from the sea and sunshine and be back at work. If you were lucky enough to be here over the holiday season, we hope you had a relaxing and enjoyable break. Your KRRA committee is also back at work, beavering away on your behalf on the many issues and projects that arise in our small community. We hope you enjoy this latest instalment of our community newsletter, and as always, please feel free to let...

February 13, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 04 January, 2018

Happy New Year!  Hopefully you are lucky enough to be spending your holidays in our special part of the world. We wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday season, and a prosperous 2018. And we look forward to seeing you in person at the upcoming public meeting this Sunday! Read on for more details......

January 4, 2018

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 02 December, 2017

Welcome to the latest update on what's happening in and around Kuaotunu. There's some exciting news in this edition, from new premises for the library to a new website for the hall, so read on......

December 2, 2017

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 20 October, 2017

Labour Weekend is almost upon us and we hope that you'll be getting to spend it in our beautiful part of the world. This is the time of the year when things start to get busy around here, so let's cross our fingers for fine weather and hordes of happy people getting along with each other and enjoying the Kuaotunu lifestyle! ...

October 20, 2017

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 20 September, 2017

Thank you very much to all those who made contact with us upon receiving the first newsletter - we received many notes of appreciation, responses to our requests for feedback, and many people took the opportunity to pay their membership fees or join KRRA for the first time. We are very heartened by the response and will continue to work hard to bring you newsletters which are informative and interesting....

September 20, 2017

Kuaotunu Community Newsletter - 30 July, 2017

We are pleased to bring you what we hope will be the first of many newsletters to keep you informed of what's happening, what's coming up and what issues are top of mind around Kuaotunu. We hope you find it useful!...

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