Our Stories

Westport Skatepark Re-opening:

By LK-Admin | 23 July, 2019
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Westport celebrated the re-opening of the Westport Skatepark on Saturday 6th July following a $110,000 upgrade thanks to the Buller District Council. The new park was pumping on the day with kids and families enjoying the new bowl, skatepark features and basketball half-court alongside stalls and live music. With demo skaters and MC King Kas […]

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Image from second steering group meeting.

Our Journey So Far…

By LK-Admin | 23 July, 2019

As this is our first newsletter we thought we’d take an opportunity to tell you a bit about where we’ve come from and our journey so far. Pete Howard our chief activator and Secretary gives a personal account of how Love Kawatiri came about and where we are at: Love Kawatiri began as a brand to […]

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Emma Sherie serving cake at CommuniTea

Emma Sherie – CommuniTea

By LK-Admin | 23 July, 2019
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In our first edition of Passion N Place we catch-up with Emma Sherie, co-founder of CommuniTea and our fantastic Buller District Library Manager. We talk with Emma about her background and journey, her passions, the founding of CommuniTea and the change she would like to see in the world around her. As Emma states: “Embrace […]

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