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Keirunga Quilters Exhibition 2023 Raffle and Viewers Choice results

Keirunga Exhibition 2023 Raffle and Viewers Choice results Congratulations to our raffle winners: Rosemary Dixon who chose the quilt, and to Helena McKeever who was given the basket. Congratulations also to our Viewers Choice winners –  In the main exhibition, there were joint winners:  Flower Burst by Lyn White and Mariners Compassby Maree Beswick In the challenge, the winner was Eye C U by Linda McAdams

Cyclone Update

21 February 2023 To all Keirunga members. In this modern era of climate change we keep wondering what sort of disaster will inflict itself on us next. Unfortunately we are now copping the aftermath of Cyclone Gabrielle, having endured the Covid lockdowns in 2020, 2021 and 2022, the drinking water debacle in 2016 and Cyclone Bola in 1988. Plus various […]

Historic Homes Tour Postponed

Hi Everyone,  I sincerely hope that you are all safe and sound personally, and haven’t sustained any serious damage to your properties let alone friends and family. What a truly mammoth ghastly event! It’s too hard on a truly  beautiful Hawke’s Bay day  to take in the ‘war zone’ not far away from us Sadly, […]

Keirunga raises $96,000

It has been exciting indeed to witness the response to the Keirunga Building Fund Art Auction, from the artists who donated work to the bidders and members who filled the Havelock North Function Centre on the evening of 28th October.  The Live Auction Evening, plus the three days of the Silent Bid Exhibition, grossed $96,000 with […]

Keirunga has been selected for Z Energy’s Good in the Hood

We have some exciting news! We are delighted to have been selected as one of Z Energy’s Good in the Hood community groups this spring, alongside Te Mata Park, Look Good Feel Better NZ, and Bellyful Hawke’s Bay. Customers who shop at Z Havelock North will be given an orange token to vote for their favourite […]

Keirunga Quilters Exhibition Raffle results

After a very successful 2022 exhibition, we are delighted to announce that Sue Speedy won the raffle quilt, and Beulah Barker won the basket of goodies.    Watch out for next year’s exhibition 5-13 August 2023!

Showcase keirunga

Showcase Keirunga

Dear Keirunga Members and Friends,The Keirunga Board is currently working towards an exciting major fundraising and showcase event to be held Friday 28th – Saturday  29th October 2022. Plans have been quietly proceeding over the last few months to open the studios at Keirunga and also stage an art exhibition and auction – here are the details […]

Orange traffic light update

Orange Traffic Light operating at Keirunga from 13 April 2022 at 11.59pm

The requirements apply by activity. If your business carries out a number of different activities, you will need to consider how best to meet the requirements for each. For example, a mall may have a food court (food and beverage rules apply), general retail (retail rules), and hairdressers (close proximity rules apply). If your business […]


Covid-19 Update

Dear Members and Keirunga customers, Moving forward, the board of Keirunga Creative Arts Venue has decided to remove the requirement for vaccine passes.  We will follow the government protocols. We do however suggest that each group decide if they would want their members to wear masks.  We also encourage all to follow the health guidelines of […]