152 days ago

Little bronze penguin stolen from Campbells Bay beach

Melanie Earley Reporter from Rodney Times

Kia ora neighbours, a bronze penguin at Campbells Bay beach has been snatched by an unknown thief.

Police have called for help from the public in locating the sculpture – one of a group of six bronze kororā, or little blue penguins – after it was taken in recent weeks.

Anyone with information that could help reunite the penguin with its bronze brothers and sisters is encouraged to call police on 105 quoting file number 210624/2655.

They could also email community constable penelope.rusbatch@police.govt.nz.

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Nativity Drive-Thru

Ruth from Orewa

You are warmly invited to drive thru our church circular driveway with your family and view the Nativity Scene on display in our Foyer.
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Advent Art Competition : 19 Dec

Ruth from Orewa

2021 has been tough enough - we hope your art will help all of us experience the wonder of Christmas in a new way. Please Paint, Draw, or Sculpt an art piece that ties into advent and represents one (or more) of the four advent themes: Hope, Love, Joy, and Peace. Each piece should be accompanied by a short description of what it represents, who made it, the age of the creator, and contact details so we can be in touch.

To submit an art piece, please arrange with our minister for a contactless drop-off at 107 Centreway Rd. This can be done via email
Closing date for submissions is December 19, and winners will be announced on December 24 via our Facebook page and direct contact.

Please note that Art will be returned early in 2022 and may be displayed on site and/or our digital platforms (Facebook/Website etc

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