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  • Meet Angela, the hairdresser at Remuera Gardens
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    07 September 2021

    Meet Angela, the hairdresser at Remuera Gardens

    How much are you missing your hairdresser? Angela, Remuera Gardens’ own hairdresser, is looking forward to going back to work once alert levels drop. She has one simple advice for her clients; “Please be strong and don’t cut your own hair!”
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  • Meet Margaret, the nature photographer
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    31 August 2021

    Meet Margaret, the nature photographer

    With less traffic and human activity, the lockdown gives nature a chance to flourish. It’s a great opportunity for photographers like Margaret Cocker, one of Remuera Gardens talented residents. She loves taking pictures of the great outdoors, but also the tuis, fantails, song thrushes and blackbirds that come to feed at her garden.
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  • Tai chi at Remuera Gardens
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    20 July 2021

    Tai chi at Remuera Gardens

    Tai chi is the most popular exercise at Remuera Gardens, with classes running four times per week. The residents love practicing the gentle movements of this ancient Chinese practice that embodies mind, body, and spirit. Their experienced teacher, Joe, guides them through several sequences of exercises, most of them can be done sitting in a chair. He keeps reminding them that “tai chi is not about muscle strength, but mind strength”.
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  • Manukau Symphony Orchestra concert
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    13 July 2021

    Manukau Symphony Orchestra concert

    Remuera Gardens has a very enthusiastic Theatre Group that goes out at least once a month to see plays, musicals, concerts, or ballet. At the beginning of July, they attended a concert by the Manukau Symphony Orchestra, and they were all very impressed with Auckland-born pianist Henry Wong Doe.
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  • Market Day full of homemade delicacies
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    28 June 2021

    Market Day full of homemade delicacies

    The sky may be looking grey, but the stalls were full of colours today at Remuera Gardens. The residents had all morning to browse through the stalls of homemade goodies and garments. One of the most visited stalls was the one that displayed all kinds of preserves and jams.
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  • Thrilling Quiz Night with 40 contestants
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    21 June 2021

    Thrilling Quiz Night with 40 contestants

    The Quiz Night is one of the most popular monthly events at Remuera Gardens. On Monday the village hosted its third “Believe it or Not” quiz with 40 people participating. Family and friends are invited too! Next quiz night Monday 19th July.
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  • Remuera Gardens spends the day at Karaka
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    16 June 2021

    Remuera Gardens spends the day at Karaka

    The Wednesday Wanderers at Remuera Gardens went on a day trip to Karaka last week. Karaka is a small rural town associated with horse studs as well as dairy and sheep farming. It’s also the location of the thoroughbred yearling sales at NZ Bloodstock Karaka Sales Complex.
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  • Vintage cars and lunch at a Jukebox Diner
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    09 June 2021

    Vintage cars and lunch at a Jukebox Diner

    The Wednesday Wanderers at Remuera Gardens went on a day trip to Hamilton to visit the Classics Museum. The museum has over 100 cars for display and an extensive collection of petrol, pedal cars and early pinball machines.
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