SunLive – Agenda – open day, sport, art

Hello and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa armadillo, ka koa hoki ki reira.

MetService is forecasting a mostly fair day, with some morning and evening clouds, and northeasterly breezes.

It’s a one-layer day with a forecast high of 25 degrees and an overnight low of 18 degrees. High tide is at 11:17 a.m. and low tide at 5:24 p.m. Sunset is at 8:36 p.m.

What is it today?

The Marine Parade Coastal Path project team will host an open house at the art installation near the Marine Parade Cenotaph. Photo: Tauranga City Council.

Despite nearby road closures due to the Mt. 3 p.m. in the reserve area between Pacific Avenue and Banks Avenue.

The council says the team will answer any questions from the community about the planned Marine Parade walkway extension from Mount Cenotaph to the Oceanbeach Rd roundabout.

The proposed extension of the Mount Cenotaph promenade to the Oceanbeach Rd roundabout. Image: Tauranga Town Hall.

Road closures on Saturday due to the Mont des Multisports Festival. Image: Tauranga Town Hall.

The Fête du Mont du Multisport takes place today, resulting in many road closures. The mall (Pilot Bay) will be closed from Friday 6:00 a.m. to Saturday 9:00 p.m. Oceanbeach Road and Pāpāmoa Beach Road to Parton Road will be closed from 4:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Marine Parade and Adams Avenue will be closed from 4:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The eastbound lanes of Tauranga Eastern Link Toll Road (TEL) between Domain Road and Paengaroa will be closed for the cycling leg of the event from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. Motorists are advised to use the Te Puke highway as an alternative route.

The 2022 Ruegg Construction The BOP Junior Tennis Tournament takes place on Saturday and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Otumoetai Tennis Club. Some and support local junior tennis players.

the STEM in the Community – Summer Edition is being held today at 148 Durham Street, Tauranga. There is something for the whole family. Click here for more information.

The long-awaited sold-out T20 black shock is playing today at the Bay Oval. Doors to Black Clash open at 4:30 p.m. with the first bowl at 6:30 p.m. and the action is expected to end around 10:30 p.m.

Photo: Supplied/Polo in the Bay.

The inaugural Polo in the Bay event will take place at the Trustpower Arena from 1-6 p.m.

Stephanie Brock with the giant caterpillar and barbecue that she and her husband Ben plan to sell at today’s giant community garage sale. Photo: provided.

A giant community yard sale is being held in Papamoa from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., involving more than 15 homes in Buttersworth Crescent and Coutts Street. For more information, click here

Rehearsal for 12 angry men. Photo: supplied.

At the 16th Ave Theatre, the play ’12 Angry Men’ which started on Friday evening, will be shown again this evening, starting at 7:30 p.m. For more information, click here

Welcome Bay Farmers Market. Photo: provided.

The Welcome Bay Farmers Market is open today from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Faith Bible College, 749 Welcome Bay Rd. For more information, click here

One of the paintings in the TAG team exhibit at Tauranga Historic Village. Photo: supplied.

The TAG team is organizing an exhibition at The Gallery of Peoples – Toi ka rere at the historic village of Tauranga. The TAG team is made up of a group of artists who once worked at the Tauranga Art Gallery. This is their second collective exhibition. Opening hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on weekends and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays.

For more events visit My Tauranga.

Elms | Te Papa Tauranga at Mission St is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come see the Mission House and gardens. For more information, click here

The mission house in Elms | Te Papa Tauranga. Photo: Rosalie Liddle Crawford.


Tauranga Art Gallery at Willow St. Photo: Supplied.

Wander through the Tauranga Art Gallery and check out the many exhibits on display there this week. The gallery, in Willow St, is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Do you like public art? The CITY ART WALK TAURANGA app is a free downloadable walking tour of 20 public artworks in downtown Tauranga. For more information, click here

Diana Bomford, Tony Fraser and Hugh Bomford at the Lion and Tusk Museum at Mount Maunganui. Photo: Daniel Hines.

Have you ever been to the Lion and Tusk Museum? It is open today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Unit 4, 14 Portside Dr, Mount Maunganui. Come see a massive display of RHodesian military history files and exhibits of uniforms, medals and equipment. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. For more information, click here

The Incubator. Photo: provided.

At the Creative Hub incubator in the historic village of Tauranga, numerous exhibitions, workshops and events take place daily. For more information, click here. Exhibition hours are 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

What else is playing today?

12 angry men

@ 16th Ave Theater from January 21-29. 7:30 p.m. The criminal trial of a young man accused of murder. Should he be convicted or sentenced to death. Tickets via iTICKET

Art on the strand
Original art for sale. Time permits. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Coronation Park, Mount Maunganui. Tauranga Artists Society

Associative croquet
Saturday, Monday and Wednesday at Club Mt Maunganui, 45 Kawaka St, from 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. New players and visitors welcome. Ph Jacqui 07 574 9232

Beth-El Messianic Family
Celebrate Shabbat (Sabbath) as did Messiah Yeshua (Jesus), his disciples and the early believers. All welcome. Otumoetai Primary at 10 a.m. or FaceBook Live at 11 a.m. Joel 02 176 8043 [email protected]

Greerton Hall Market
Second and last Saturday of each month. 8h-12h. Indoor/outdoor stalls. Discounts for charity groups. Refreshments in the kitchen. Phone/txt for the site. Tricia 07 543 1487 or 027 908 2952,

Library of puzzles
Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Everyone must wear a mask. Rental: 500p 50c, 1000p $1. Choose from 500 puzzles, landscape, wasgij, children. Brookfield, off Highmore Terrace

Brookfield Puzzle Library
Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Rental: 500p 50c, 1000p $1. Choose from a variety of 500 puzzles. Please wear a mask, bring a vaccine pass. Brookfield, off Highmore Terrace

Leather Earrings Workshop
Join Donna Stobie to create your own leather earrings. No experience required, all materials provided, just bring your jokes! See to register

LOL wellness laugh
Looking for a suitable outdoor space. Will resume as soon as possible. Please check or Ph Trish 022 036 6768 for updates. [email protected]

Otumoetai Tennis Club
Adult tennis. Departure 1:30 p.m. Bellevue Park Windsor Road (adjacent to the pool). New players and visitors welcome. Ph Victor 027 577 1818 h/h

Association Petanque Tauranga BOP
Club days Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday at Tawa Street, Mt Maunganui. French game played with Kiwi flair, boules available. Ph John 022 075 4251 for game times.

Senior Tauranga Fillet
Learn new skills – Android / Apple. Smartphone, tablet, laptop, computer. Registration Day – Tuesday, January 25 (10 a.m.-2 p.m.) Historic Village, 17th Ave. Inquiries: 07 577 1912 [email protected]

Collective exhibition TAGTEAM v2
The Peoples Gallery (Historic Village, Tauranga) hosts TAGTEAM – a group of Artists whose practices are wide and varied. January 21-February 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. weekends. [email protected]

Taijiquan and Qigong
Saturday and Wednesday 7 a.m. Free Taiji/Qigong group. Kulim Park on the beach opposite the new playground. All welcome. Telephone Petro 021 751 665

Tauranga Fuchsia Group
Meet the last Saturday of the month from February to November at the Art & Craft Centre, Elizabeth St West at 1pm. Learn how to take care of fuchsias

Tauranga Open Woodworking Group
2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 6:30 p.m. 2nd and 4th Saturdays from 10am at Workshop 3 Cherokee Place, Mt Maunganui.

West Bay Museum Tour
Bring your museum experience to life with a fascinating guided tour. 12 hours. FREE WBOP Residents. Adult $5/GC $4. 32 Main Road, Katikati. 07 549 0651

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