April

 

As of the 26th of March 2020 we are at Level 4 of New Zealand’s four-level COVID-19 alert system. It is likely level 4 measures will stay in place for a number of weeks, therefore all upcoming indoor and outdoor events are cancelled until further notice. For more information, please visit covid19.govt.nz or contact the Kaipara District Council by phone on 0800 727 059 or by email at council@kaipara.govt.nz.

 

2020

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DETAIL

CONTACT

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(POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
Community Funding Expos 2020

What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Community Funding Expo - Dargaville

When: Wednesday 1st April. Drop in anytime between 10:00AM-2:00PM

Where: Dargaville Town Hall

Cost: -

Additional Info: A drop-in expo for community groups seeking support and assistance for their mahi. Talk with more than 20 providers about funding for your project/mahi, resources available and services to help you do what you do best, including marketing, accountancy, governance and more.

 Jenny Rooney Community Funding Coordinator
09 439 1228
or
jrooney@kaipara.govt.nz

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(POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
Community Funding Expos 2020

What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Community Funding Expo - Whangarei

When: Thursday 2nd April. Drop in anytime between 10:00AM-2:00PM

Where: Forum North, Whangarei

Cost: -

Additional Info: A drop-in expo for community groups seeking support and assistance for their mahi. Talk with more than 20 providers about funding for your project/mahi, resources available and services to help you do what you do best, including marketing, accountancy, governance and more.

 Jenny Rooney Community Funding Coordinator
09 439 1228
or
jrooney@kaipara.govt.nz

3



(POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
Community Funding Expos 2020

What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Community Funding Expo - Kaikohe

When: Friday 3rd April. Drop in anytime between 10:00AM-2:00PM

Where: Kaikohe Memorial Hall

Cost: -

Additional Info: A drop-in expo for community groups seeking support and assistance for their mahi. Talk with more than 20 providers about funding for your project/mahi, resources available and services to help you do what you do best, including marketing, accountancy, governance and more.

 Jenny Rooney Community Funding Coordinator
09 439 1228
or
jrooney@kaipara.govt.nz

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(POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
Creative Business Skills Poster

What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Creative Business Skills - Workshop & Mentoring Series 2020

When: Saturday 4th April 10:00AM-4:30PM

Where: Lighthouse Function Centre, Park Road, Dargaville

Cost: -

Additional Info: Creative Northland has teamed up with Janet Nixon, small business tutor and coach, to provide FREE business workshops and mentoring for artists in Northland. This is the first of three workshops and will cover: Project Planning for Artists - Tools to put together a comprehensive plan to get your work into a gallery, show effectively and efficiently, or how to do the timeline and budget for your next proposal.

 For more info check out Creative Northland's Facebook page 

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(POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
Easter Weekend Fishing Comp & Fish Auction 2020

What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Easter Weekend Fishing Comp & Fish Auction

When: Good Friday 10th April - Competition Briefing
Saturday 11th April - Competition Day

Where: Mangawhai Boating & Fishing Club, 2 Alamar Cresent

Cost: Adults $30/Juniors $10

Additional Info: Easter Weekend Fishing Comp in Mangawhai. Proudly sponsored by Mangawhai ITM. Adult & Junior Sections. Great range of prizes across species thanks to ITM Mangawhai, ITM Warkworth & Waipapa Pine. For Full Competition Details & for Entry Tickets go to Mangawhai Boating & Fishing Club Website

  Mangawhai Boating & Fishing Club Website

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(POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
Pups & Pools Dog Day

What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Pups & Pools Dog Day

When: Sunday 12th April from 11:00AM-1:00PM

Where: Kauri Coast Community Swimming Pool, 9 Onslow Street

Cost: $5 per dog, owners free! *All dogs must be registered and fully vaccinated*

Additional Info: OUR FIRST DOG SWIMMING DAY IS FINALLY HERE!!!
We're waving summer goodbye and ending the Dargaville pool season the best way we know how..... a dog only day! Angelika Thorn Photography will be there to take action shots of your pooches having the time of their lives! There will be also be a BBQ at the event so bring along your spare coins for $2 sausages!!

Kauri Coast Community Swimming Pool
09 439 1065
or
www.clmnz.co.nz/kauricoast/

Funding Opportunity: Community Grants Fund

Applications open: April 2020

Applications close: 31 May 2020 

Additional info: The Kaipara District Council Community Grant is: Intended to make a contribution to an organisation to support Council’s Community Outcomes; Intended to support events, services or activities that are of benefit to the community, and can demonstrate those benefits; For operational costs or capital projects; More information, including application criteria, can be found on our website here.

Due to Covid-19 outbreak the Community Grants funding round application has been extended to 31 May 2020.  During this time you may wish to focus on opportunities that do not involve group participation or organisation of events, and consider applications which will support your organisation and your community capacity and capability in the coming months. 

Please noteCouncil offices will be closed until Covid-19 alert level is lowered and business can be conducted safely.

To apply: To apply, visit the Kaipara District Council Community Funding webpage and download an Application Form. To submit your application, please scan your application and attachments and email to jrooney@kaipara.govt.nz or post your application to: Kaipara District Council, Attention: Jenny Rooney, Private Bag 1001, Dargaville 0340

Contact: Jenny Rooney (Community Funding Coordinator, Kaipara District Council) on 0800 727 059 or grants@kaipara.govt.nz

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What: (POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE) Governance Bites - Reading Financial Statements

When: 5:15PM - Pizza Boxes Open, 5:30PM - Workshop Opens

Where: SportsVille Pavilion, Memorial Park, Logan Street, Dargaville

Cost: -

Additional Info: 

90 minute workshops run monthly.

Governance Bites session will be live-streamed all over Northland and Kaipara District Council will be hosting a venue for those interested to watch together and share a few slices of pizza.

Come along and participate - there will be exercises during the workshop and a slice of pizza or two to tide over the hunger.

Pizza boxes will be opened at 5:15 and workshop starts 5:30 SHARP!

To keep up-to-date: join the Facebook Group 'Community Governance Northland'.

Lara Stott
Community Advisor

021 438 719 
or 
lstott@kaipara.govt.nz

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(CANCELLED) Kaipara Truck Show

What: (CANCELLED) Kaipara Truck Show

When: Saturday 21st March from 10:00AM-3:00PM

Where: Northland Field Days Site, 33 Awakino Point East Road

Cost: Gold Coin Donation

Additional Info: *With a very heavy judgement to make we are going to cancel the truck show this weekend. I thank everyone who has helped so far - Marni*
All proceeds are going to the Northland Rescue Helicopter, St Johns, and the Dargaville Fire Brigade. Check out Kaipara Truck Show on Facebook for more updates on Facebook. If you want to join in - whether it be food or drinks or a classic car or a truck, get in touch with Marni Stewart 022 0142 195

 

Marni Stewart
022 0142 195

 

If you have an event happening in Kaipara let us know!!

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