Stall Holder Registration 2014!!
 
 

Stall Holder Registration 2014!!

Registration for the 2014 Sarau Festival is now open for Stall Holders. If you are interested in having in a stall at this event on 2nd February 2014, download the registration application and get it back to us as soon as you can. You can email your form to Mike at the address on the … Continued

Taste Sarau
 
 

Taste Sarau

The cooking comp and cooking demos really teased the tastebuds this year. So many creative and colourful entries. Thank-you to Tanya Doty for running the show and to our distinguished judges, chef Grant Bryan and Moutere Gold‘s Queen of Cuisine, Joanne Costar. Here is the list of winners of our bake off: MIGHTY BLACKCURRANT BAKE … Continued

Photo Comp Results
 
 

Photo Comp Results

There were so many fabulous entries in the Moutere Gold photographic competition this year. Check out the results right here:   PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION: Life in the Moutere “Grape Protection”  Wendy McGregor 1st ‘Southern Belle Frog”  Barbara Brown H/C “Bon Appetit”  Barbara Brown H/C “Tui Gets a Dusting”   Barbara Brown H/C   Life outside the … Continued

Bike Race 2013
 
 

Bike Race 2013

Another fantastic day for our bikers, both gentle and serious! See below for the serious results. Here are some great biking moments captured on camera by another dedicated Festival volunteer, Ro Giblin. Thanks Ro! MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE: Men: 1st – Henry Jane               49:15 2nd – Andrew Reid              50:24 3rd – Jonny Christie            51:12 … Continued

Snapped at Sarau?
 
 

Snapped at Sarau?

Year after year, our wonderful photographer Libby captures some great moments and great angles of Sarau Festival. Enjoy the slideshow of special memories from 2013. Ps. If you would like to purchase any of the pictures you see on our site, we will happily arrange a full-size digital copy for a $5 community donation. Just … Continued

Recipes revealed!
 
 

Recipes revealed!

Our cooking demo was a big hit with Mark Mehalski – chef at the wonderful Jellyfish Cafe and Bar on the Mapua wharf. For the Sarau Festival, Mark made two simple but incredibly delicious desserts using local blackcurrants –  the famous “Eton Mess”, and “Knickerbocker Glory”. And a mouthwatering “Pork Belly with Blackcurrants”. Click on the … Continued

Super Duper Raffle
 
 

Super Duper Raffle

Thanks to amazing support we are excited to offer the following fantastic prizes at the first ever Sarau Festival Raffle. Please give generously and enjoy the best Sarau Festival so far! FIRST PRIZE:   2013 World of WearableArt Awards Show Two Premium seat tickets to the 2013 WOW awards show on Thursday 3rd October in … Continued

The Sarau Must Go On!
 
 

The Sarau Must Go On!

The positive community spirit of the Moutere and environs was in full force when the Sarau Team 2013 got together last night to make plans and adjustments to ensure that Sarau Festival 2013 is more successful than ever. Following the devastating fire at Moutere Hills Community Centre, the dedicated team are determined to make this … Continued

Photographic Comp Extension
 
 

Photographic Comp Extension

Due to the recent fire at MHCC we have extended the entry date for the photographic competition to 5pm Tuesday 29th January. Entries can be delivered to the Motueka i-site, or to Country Kids between 9am and 5pm. Get snapping and we look forward to displaying another spectacular collection of entries on the day. PS. … Continued