Here they are, the results of the Stoked NRG MTB race. Thanks again to all the organisers, sponsors Stoked NRG, landowners, and of course all of the participants who made the event so much fun. We hope to see you all next year! SARAU FESTIVAL BIKE RACE 1st Feb 2009 – MEN 1 Jake Stow … Continued
Yearly Archives: 2009
A huge thank you to local photographer Libby Bibby for a wonderful visual record of Sarau Festival 2009.
Yet more images from this years Sarau Festival. This time, thanks to our sponsors and supporters Blackcurrants NZ Ltd. A great selection of images that truly capture the spirit and diversity of the day. Click an image to start a pop-up slideshow. Enjoy.
Thank you to the generosity of the many, many local families and individuals, too numerous to mention, who donated their time, land, expertise and enthusiasm in so many areas. The Sarau Festival is truly a community effort, and to everyone who made a contribution, however big or small – it wouldn’t happen without you!
Copies of the recipe book are now available for purchase from Moutere Gold in Upper Moutere, and Mapua Country Trading Co. in Mapua. Hurry – get yours while stocks last! With 42 fabulous ways to serve healthy, delicious blackcurrants, these books make excellent gifts. No cook should be without one!
A huge thank-you to our guest chef, Horst Wellmeyer, of Seifried Vineyard Restaurant for his fabulous cookery demo, and an equally huge thank-you to all of you who made it to yet another wonderful day for the Sarau Festival. As promised, here are the recipes that featured: Horst’s Blackcurrant Recipes
Hot of the presses, here is the official programme for Sunday’s Sarau Festival. We are all set for what is sure to be a great afternoon and evening of fun and entertainment for all. See you there. 2009 Official Programme [pdf]
As the day for the second Sarau Festival is rapidly approaching it is timely to further acknowledge our major sponsors who continue to support this growing event. We are indebted to them and look forward to their ongoing support. CRT Horticulture CRT Co-Operative formed CRT Horticulture fourteen months ago to satisfy shareholder demand from horticultural … Continued
Most supermarkets carry Sujon packs of Blackcurrants in their freezers – if you can’t find them – ask for them! Alternatively this weekend and week only they are available to pick FREE off the Moutere Highway at Harakeke. The farm entrance is opposite the Moutere end of Harley Road. Happy Picking! If you can’t pick … Continued
What a fun idea! At the Sarau Festival there will be a Recipe Book Stand. Here you can give us your surplus recipe books and browse around for pre-loved books to buy. Take your time and look – maybe you’ll find just that book or recipe you remember from your childhood! BUT to make this … Continued