Friday, September 16, 2022


Explore at your leisure, be informed and entertained Damper bread and some other traditional food items - free for people to sample The sawmilling section will have log splitting, shingle making Washing, sewing, spinning, coffee grinding - using some early equipment Settlers descendants and other knowledgeable people will be guides at these stations to bring to life these tasks Jane Brenkley display Dairy items - milk separator and butter making Photo displays at the stations Celebration cake Hovding Bell restored - on display and rung Cemetery open and Settlers' graves identified Guided tours of Johanna's World Norsewood South open - Wop Wop's - NZ Natural Clothing - Blacksmith - Wood Carvings on display Food including Norwegian dishes at the Cafe Come and celebrate this milestone with us - Saturday 24 September 2022 from 10am

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day - Monday 26 September 2022

The Information Centre will be closed on Monday 26 September 2022 because of Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day holiday. The Community Car will not be running this day either.

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Interested in Rhododendrons and Azaleas?

Hosted by TOWN & COUNTRY GARDEN CLUB You are invited along to hear Scott Wilson speak from Cross Hills Nursery (Scott also has plants and products for sale) Rawhiti Lodge - 191 High Street - Dannevirke 9 August 2022 at 1.30pm Admission $5 Raffle Afternoon tea provided Sales table Enquiries to 06 374 6032 or 06 374 7223 - please leave a message

Mini Health Expo Festival Dannevirke hosted by Te Piringa Manatopu Watene Maori 0800 276 423 - Saturday 16 July - Noon to 5pm

Free event at the A & P Showgrounds, High Street, Dannevirke Entertainment, workshops, and activities - all ages Alcohol and drug free Entainment includes Jamey Ferguson (formally of Katcherfire), Lion Rezz, Israel Star, Sianne Dougherty and Luke Whaanga Children, Flu and Covid-19 vaccinations available. Whanau health management. 400 free hangi, Kaumatua lounge, activities for tamariki, sausage sizzle

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

One flew over the cuckoo's nest - Fountain Theatre, Ward Street, Dannevirke July 2022

Dannevirke Theatre Company presents 'One flew over the cuckoo's nest' at the Fountain Theatre, Ward Street, Dannevirke Event date and showings: • Jul 6, 2022 7:30:00 PM Opening Night • Jul 7, 2022 7:30:00 PM • Jul 8, 2022 7:30:00 PM • Jul 9, 2022 7:30:00 PM • Jul 10, 2022 2:30:00 PM Matinee • Jul 13, 2022 7:30:00 PM • Jul 14, 2022 7:30:00 PM • Jul 15, 2022 7:30:00 PM • Jul 16, 2022 7:30:00 PM Final Show Description: This stage adaptation of Ken Kesey's celebrated novel explores the brutality of life in a mental institution with humor, candor, and unforgettable characters. After being convicted of a petty crime, a charming, rebellious rogue named McMurphy contrives to serve his short sentence in an airy mental institution rather than in a prison. This, he soon learns, was a mistake. He immediately clashes with the authoritarian head nurse, a fierce martinet named Nurse Ratched. ________________________________________ Mature Audiences (MA) Strong language, Sexual themes, Violence, Partial nudity. Adults $30, Senior $27.50, Student with ID $27.50 plus booking fee Tickets available from the Dannevirke Information Centre, 156 High Street, Dannevirke or

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Dannevirke Theatre Company presents the Scanpower season of The Addams Family - February 2022

Dannevirke Theatre Company presents the Scanpower season of THE ADDAMS FAMILY at the Dannevirke Town Hall THE ADDAMS FAMILY, a comical feast that embraces the wackiness in every family, features an original story and it’s every father’s nightmare: Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family– a man her parents have never met.And if that wasn’t upsetting enough, Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he’s never done before– keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s “normal” boyfriend and his parents. Shows February 17th, 18th, 19th, 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th at 7.30pm Matinee - February 20th and 26th at 2pm ADULT $45.00 SENIOR 65+ with Gold Card $40.00 CHILD Up to and including 16 years of age $18.00 FAMILY of 4- 2 Adult and 2 Child $115.00 plus booking fee Tickets available from over the counter from the Dannevirke Information Centre, 156 High Street, Dannevirke or online - booking fees will apply. VACCINE REQUIREMENTS: As required by the Government mandate under the Covid Protection Framework (Traffic Light system) Attendees (over the age of 12 years + 3 months) will need to be Double Vaccinated to attend shows and will be required to show their My Vaccine Pass and photo ID as proof of vaccination.