Community News

  • 15 Apr, 2011
    Clevedon will take on a new persona and become an honorary England when Rugby World Cup 2011 (RWC 2011) hits town later this year. Thirty-four local communities will take part in Auckland’s RWC 2011 Adopt-a-second-team programme, launched by Mayor Len Brown on 14 April in St Heliers. The programme... read more »
  • 6 Apr, 2011
    The rural fire areas of the Auckland Council are now operating within an Open Fire Season with the exception of the Islands of the Hauraki Gulf which remain under a permanent restricted fire season.  During an open fire season, fire permits are not required for fires lit in the open air on private... read more »
  • 1 Mar, 2011
    The Clevedon Business Association wishes to thank all the students and families from Clevedon School who created colourful banners for Clevedon's main street as part of last year's school Agricultural Day. There were a variety of designs and ideas depicted following the competition theme "What... read more »
  • 7 Feb, 2011
    New opportunity for Clevedon, Manukau youth  At just 19 years of age, Aaron van der Klip has a youthful outlook on life, but he also has a wealth of experience. He has been a member of the St John Youth programme since he was 13. Since 2007 he has moved through the ranks as a Cadet Sergeant, Cadet... read more »
  • 30 Jan, 2011
    Click here to see the water levels in Clevedonhttp://maps.arc.govt.nz/hydrotel/cgi-bin/hydwebserver.cgi/points/details...
  • 13 Dec, 2010
    We escaped the pre-Christmas madness to relax and unwind in Clevedon. And as we watched the evening sunshine play on the contours of the layered, rolling hills, it's easy to forget that Auckland City is less than an hour's drive away. A swift jaunt down the Southern Motorway seems a small price to... read more »
  • 12 Dec, 2010
    We have lost our lovely Ragdoll cat called Sienna from West Rd on 10th Dec.Please grab her and call 021303172 if you find her.She has a red collar with blue tag on.We are very sad!!
  • 28 Oct, 2010
    Emergency services were battling a large scrub fire at Kawakawa Bay, 40 minutes south of Auckland, late tonight. Fire services said around eight hectares were ablaze, with fears the flames could spread. A number of houses were evacuated due to heavy smoke in the area and one person was treated for... read more »
  • 28 Oct, 2010
    Do you know what makes a prize animal? Have you or your children seen a cow being milked, a sheep shorn or ever felt a sheep fleece? Have you ever fancied yourself as a dog handler or a cow wrangler? Once again, the Clevedon Agricultural and Pastoral show is the place to come and find out all... read more »
  • 8 Aug, 2010
    Police have set up a Community Focus Group in the Clevedon area. The purpose of the group is for the Clevedon Community to take ownership of any problems and work with the Police to address them. To help understand the concerns of residents and businesses, please complete the Survey Form and return... read more »
  • 8 Jul, 2010
    Article from the Papakura Courier - 30 June 2010 THE broad smile on Mary Whitehouse's face says it all. Her group's five-year fight with the Manukau City Council and the Wairoa River Development Partnership over a canal complex in Clevedon is finally over. Last week the Environment Court overturned... read more »
  • 12 Jun, 2010
    Preliminary construction work will begin later this month for the new 186 km, 400 kV capable, overhead transmission line in, and around, the Clevedon area. This preliminary construction activity includes building access tracks (on individual properties) vegetation clearing and building/upgrading... read more »
  • 1 Jun, 2010
    An image from the collection of Murray Helm of 17Photos has been selected for inclusion in a public display in Auckland City this month. The evening projections will feature several hundred images, a retrospective of photographs taken as part of the annual 'day in the life' competition which began... read more »
  • 13 May, 2010
    Murray Helm, of 17Photos, has stood down as Chairman of the Clevedon Business Association after 6 years of service. Murray was instrumental in rejuvenating the association, initiating projects such as the street signage in the village, the www.clevedon.co.nz website, directory brochure and the... read more »
  • 4 May, 2010
    Having your business assessed and benchmarked externally can be an eye-opening experience. Put aside any feelings of fear, because the feedback given when entering the Westpac Manukau Business Excellence Awards can help you build a better business. That’s the advice given by Ron Holden of NALCO,... read more »
  • 25 Mar, 2010
    Just three years after importing 18 pregnant water buffalo from Australia, a Clevedon couple has won the ultimate food accolade – being named by Cuisine magazine as producers of New Zealand’s best artisan product. Helen and Richard Dorresteyn’s Clevedon Valley Buffalo Company is the Supreme Winner... read more »
  • 30 Jan, 2010
    Come along to Auckland Polo Club on Sunday January 31st and enjoy a fun fille famiy day at the polo. Boucy castle Priate ship Top class polo BBQ Raffle Auction and more..... Gold coin entry gtes Open 11am Bring a picnic   Profits from the day got to support the Clevedn Volunter Fire Brigade Info... read more »
  • 4 Dec, 2009
     Auckland Polo Club is now open for the summer! Games run every weekend till Aprilentry if free most days and visitors are very welcome. On December 20th we will be holding our Christmas challenge where Auckland will play Waimia. This promises to be a very exciting day full of exhilarating polo for... read more »
  • 7 Oct, 2009
    New clevedon.co.nz website with community interaction is launched courtesy of Tom Rishworth from Atmosphere Design. The new site gives business owners and public the ability to add news items and list events with the simple click of a button. These new features, along with the updated Clevedon... read more »
  • 18 Sep, 2009
    First Tier Sports Productions, proud organisers of the Panasonic People's Triathlon Series and the Botany Town Centre Summer Fun Run and Walk, are pleased to announce a new and exciting event to the greater Clevedon area. The SRAM Tour de Ranges is a celebration of the sport of cycling and will... read more »

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