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Matakana Estate gets behind Harbour Hospice

Matakana Estate has produced a pinot gris especially to support Harbour Hospice.

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Me, you and a dog named Boo

My goal was to walk 110km with our seven-year-old Labrador, Boo. But word got round and people from all around the world started joining me

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mARTakana success

Across the four days 120 pieces of artwork were sold with mARTakana 2021 raising an amazing $28,000 for Hospice care in the Warkworth/Wellsford area.

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‘Unbelievable’ hospice care inspires Matakana artist

Matakana artist Clare Woods loves giving her art away and always has an eye out for an interesting charity project.

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Farmers support Hospice with baubles and Trees of Remembrance

This month staff at Farmers stores throughout the North Shore and Silverdale are inviting customers to make a donation to Harbour Hospice and write their own message for the tree.

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Hospice visionary leaves a Christmas legacy

The Hospice Trees of Remembrance located throughout the community’s shopping hubs have special significance this year.

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Hallowe’en fundraiser a screaming success

Alistair Cassels-Brown and Jasmine Bishop have a talent for scaring money out of people, raising almost $900 for Harbour Hospice with their haunted castle for Hallowe’en.

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Judith running in Malcolm’s memory

Judith Thompson is running her first half-marathon this year on the first anniversary of her stepfather’s death.

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Remembering Mum with ambitious running fundraiser

Starting with a $500 goal, Manu and Afi Sapolu never thought they’d raise close to $7,000 by running 200kms across one month in memory of their mum.

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Lockdown kids book gives joy & needed funds

In the safely of their lockdown bubbles, people with extra time on their hands reengaged with their talents to give back in inventive ways.