Garden Ramble
This group will visit specialist growers, nurseries and interesting gardens around the area, meeting afterwards in a local café to discuss what was seen and learnt.

Convener:   Elizabeth Reeves
Phone:   562 2767
Venue:   Tauranga district
Meetings:   2nd Wednesday of the month
Time:   1.30pm - 4.00pm
Vacancies   No
 
To join the waiting list for this group - please contact Raewyn, Ph 562 8375 or Tap or Click to e-mail
 

We study botany, plant health and identification, conditions for plant growth, soils, landscaping and other garden-related topics.  Members often contribute interesting items.  We have a field trip each year.

Convener:    Mary Sanson
Phone:   571 2509
Tutor:   Mary Sanson
Phone:   571-2509
Venue:   Members’ homes as arranged, mainly Tauranga
Meetings:   4th Thursday of the month
Time:   1.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m.
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

Garden Ramble
A group for members to join and enjoy, as it says, Garden Rambles. The group will visit specialist growers, nurseries and interesting gardens around the area, meeting afterwards in a local café to discuss what was seen and learnt.

Convener:   Juliet Lee
Phone:   552 0609
Venue:   Tauranga District
Meetings:   Last Wednesday of the month
Time:   10.00am
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group - please contact the Convener
 

This group consists of members who appreciate the flora and fauna of New Zealand and enjoy experiencing bush and seascape during organised walks.

 

Convener:    Mary Sanson
Phone:   571 2509
Venue:   Outdoors or Members’ homes as arranged
Meetings:   In summer 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month.
    In winter 2nd Wednesday only, transferred to 4th if weather unsuitable
Time:   9.45am to noon, may vary with field trips
Vacancies   Yes
To join this group please contact the Convener
 

 

Latest Newsletter:

September 2018 Newsletter


News from Other Organisations:

Successful Ageing Symposium

Details here


Spirit of adventure - adult voyage

Details here


Waikato University presentations;

Waikato University has a useful and interesting series of public presentations that are sometimes in Tauranga, details can be found by following this link:

https://events.waikato.ac.nz


House of Science

House of Science need volunteers for driving and to help fix some broken equipment.

Details here:

Tauranga Continuing Education Group

Tauranga Continuing Education Group aims to Providing older people with an opportunity to listen to prominent New Zealanders discussing topics of interest.

 Details here: