8 December, 2019
Arawata Milestones Weekend
In 2019, the Arawata community is celebrating :
- 140 years since the first land selection in Arawata
- 130years since the first school was held in the original Arawata Hall and
- the Centenary of the Arawata Public School.
The Milestones Weekend events will showcase early pioneer history and commemorate events from the last hundred+ years.
There are a number of activities across the weekend at the hall and old school site on Fairbanks Rd. The formal dinner on Saturday is SOLD OUT, but we welcome all members of the community to join us for our daytime activities.
Sat – 30 March, 2019
10am: Registration (hall), followed by old style games and BYO picnic lunch in the school grounds. Sausage sizzle & coffee cart are available.
Sun – 31 March 2019
10:30am – Service at Arawata Uniting Church, followed by morning tea in the hall and Commemorative Tree Planting.