Local Govt | National News Video | Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Search

 

Knack craft market offers retro, collectibles

Knack craft market offers retro, collectibles

If you’re looking for something to do after casting your vote this election day, why not pop by Berhampore Primary School’s fabulous spring Knack craft market.

The popular event, known for its wide variety of unique, quality handmade goods, will this Saturday focus on the retro, upcycled element of stalls and is branching out to offer second-hand books alongside vintage, antique and collectible items.

Crown Lynn crockery and old bottles will sit alongside handmade soap and locally-crafted silver jewellery.

Some 20 boxes of books can be perused along with modern décor made from beautiful old maps, vintage fabric lampshades and fresh, bright, kids spring clothing.

Those attending the market can get fresh Ripe Coffee from the iconic ‘Betsy’ caravan and fill up on 70’s food for lunch.

There will be entertainment and games available for the kids and a White Elephant area to rummage through.

And of course there is a polling booth at the market so you can cast your vote while you’re there.

Knack craft market is held seasonally, four times a year, and is the major fundraiser for Berhampore Primary School.

What: Knack Market
Where: Berhampore Primary School, 105 Britomart Street
When: Saturday, September 20, 9:30am-1:30pm

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Regional Headlines


Gordon Campbell: On Our Weird Ways Of Funding Care For The Dying


National Party leader Judith Collins thinks the government’s traffic light system for emerging from Covid lockdowns is “confusing.” Perhaps she could be looking in the mirror because in recent weeks, National has hardly been a model of crystalline clarity. On RNZ this morning Collins was calling for the scrapping of all vaccine certificates and mandates once we hit 90% double dose vaccination. Yet in recent weeks, Chris Bishop, National’s Covid spokesperson has been indicating that vaccine certificates and employment mandates will be, and should be, part of our new Covid landscape... More>>

Covid-19: Two Cases Notified In Christchurch Last Evening


The Ministry of Health was notified last evening of two positive COVID-19 cases in Christchurch from the same household. One member of the household had recently returned to Christchurch from Auckland. The local public health unit is gathering information from the cases to identify close contacts and exposure events, including any locations of interest... More>>





 
 


Government: Considers Regulatory Safeguards For Three Waters Services
Public feedback is being sought on the regulatory safeguards required to ensure consumers and communities receive three waters services that meet their needs, Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister, Dr David Clark announced today... More>>


Three Waters: Government To Protect Vital Public Water Services For Future Generations
Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta today confirmed the Government will create four publicly owned water entities to ensure every New Zealander has access to affordable, long-lasting drinking, waste and storm water infrastructure... More>>

ALSO:



Government: Responds To Independent Review Into WorkSafe

The Government has clear expectations that WorkSafe must action the recommendations of the independent review into the regulator to improve its management of adventure activities following the tragedy at Whakaari White Island, Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Michael Wood says... More>>



Government: First Step In Managed Isolation Changes; Expanding QFT With Pacific

The Government is starting a phased easing of border restrictions that will see the time spent in an MIQ facility halved for fully vaccinated overseas arrivals from 14 November and home isolation introduced in the first quarter of 2022 at the latest, Chris Hipkins said today... More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL
 
 

InfoPages News Channels