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You Are Invited To The Christchurch Coastal Residents United Public Meeting

Jul 12, 2018

This message just in from Simon Watts of the Christchurch Coastal Residents United: Hi Guys, I am trying to pull together an informal meeting of interested residents or resident’s organisations in the Sumner/Redcliffs and Taylor’s Mistake areas.  I would very much like to share what we (CCRU) have learnt and what the current issues we are… (read more)

Visit Lyttleton Bays and the Craft Cottage with the Older Person’s Project

Jul 12, 2018

Maree from the Older Persons’ Project based at Sumner Bays Union Trust is taking a group for an afternoon trip to Lyttleton Bays and the Craft Cottage and Gallery. This will happen on 20th of August, departing at 12.45pm, departing from the Hub at 57 Nayland St in Sumner. Joining in will cost $7.50 and… (read more)

McCormacks Bay Restoration

Jul 12, 2018

Have you noticed how Mc Cormacks Bay is looking more and more beautiful? The reeds are starting to colonise the wetlands and the native plants  are establishing in the park. This increased vegetation will provide habitats for birds and makes the bay an increasingly enjoyable place to visit. Three years ago a group of volunteers, with… (read more)

Art & Craft Market July 14th

Jul 2, 2018

Join us for our July Art & Craft Market!  The Mt Pleasant Art & Craft Market returns this July 14th. Come along and support your local craftspeople! There are a range of excellent options – from original artworks to high quality jewellery. Or browse through the selection of unique pottery, essential oils and sculptures.  The… (read more)

Tartan Day at the Farmers Market July 7th

Jul 2, 2018

Dust off your tartan kilt, your caps and your scarves and wear them to the Mt Pleasant Farmers Market on 7 July to celebrate International Tartan Day. On the 1 July every year in many countries around the world where there are Scots descendants, someone will be celebrating Tartan Day. For a generation after the… (read more)

2018 Long Lunch 4th June

May 17, 2018

The Mt Pleasant Farmers Market is celebrating six years of serving its local coastal community by hosting a Long Lunch on Queens Birthday Weekend. The market sprang into life in 2011, just days after the 22 February quake. Come and join us With no water, food or supermarkets available for miles around, local Mt Pleasant… (read more)

Art & Craft Market count down to Christmas

Nov 3, 2017

Mt Pleasant Art & Craft Market holds the final in its “Count Down to Christmas” market series on Saturday, December 9th 9.30am – 1.00pm. Sited in the stunning new Mt Pleasant Centre at 3 McCormacks Bay Road, you will find high quality, hand crafted items for purchase including jewellery, prints, greeting cards, merino and wooden… (read more)

Mt Pleasant Residents Community Planning Meeting – 9 Oct 17

Oct 20, 2017

View PowerPoint presentation updated with notes from members of the residents association held on 9 October 2017 at the Mt Pleasant Centre here. Please click link below. Residents Assn. Community planning Oct 2017      

e-news 19 Oct 17

Oct 19, 2017

Warm greetings to you, reader of our Community ENews. Pulling this ENews together for the first time is your ‘sort of new’ community co ordinator, me, Jules. Many thanks to the team for looking after this ENews whilst I have been navigating myself around my new role.   ‘Where People Matter Most’………………. Where people matter most… (read more)

E-news 29 Sept 2017

Oct 19, 2017

View in your browser Well it’s the end of Term 3 already, Spring is in the air and with the start of daylight savings comes thoughts of BBQ’s and long summer nights.  Relax and take some time to read about what’s going on, in and around your community. Mt Pleasant Memorial Community Centre & Residents Assn…. (read more)