Devonport in May

On Sunday 22nd May, Pedal to the Pump Track is taking place. You are invited to dress-up your bike and yourself (autumn theme), bring a picnic and join one of two bike convoys – one departing from Hauraki and another from Devonport to Woodall Park for an introduction to the new pump track and some family fun!

To join the Devonport bike convoy, meet at Windsor Reserve at 10:15am.

To join the Hauraki bike convoy, meet at Lake Town Green at 10:15am. The Hauraki bike convoy will stop at Bayswater Park at 10:40am to pick-up Bayswater cyclists and head off again at 10:45am. Then join in the family fun at the pump track from 11am to 1pm. Family fun includes spot prizes, have-a-go on the pump track, preschool play zone, family games, sausage sizzle, bike info and service stalls. For more information find us on Facebook or Instagram: @devonportpeninsulatrust or visit our website:

Our next quarterly Community Network meeting is taking place on Thursday 12th May, 10am at Devonport Yacht Club, 25 King Edward Parade, Devonport. It’s a great opportunity for community organisations and residents alike to promote their activities, hear about what others are doing and find out about possibilities for collaboration. The session commences with complimentary morning tea and a chance to network informally, followed by guest speakers. Street parking is available and the building is wheel chair accessible. For more info, contact Maria ph: 445 9533 or email: Remember to bring your face mask and we look forward to seeing you there!
Country music concert, ‘Denver and Beyond – the songs and life of John Denver’ is happening in Devonport on Sunday 15th May, 7:30pm at Harmony Hall. Featuring Bevan Gardiner and James Davy, lovers of country music will not want to miss this special event.  Bookings:

The Devonport Senior Forum is for people interested in identifying local senior issues, working towards solutions and assisting the older community where appropriate. Meetings are held monthly, starting with afternoon tea at 3pm, at A12 The Barracks, Fort Takapuna Reserve, 170 Vauxhall Rd, Narrow Neck. The meeting day is changing, so for more information on the date of the next meeting, contact Maria: or 027 924 3494.

Our free Hōtoke/Winter Fun Tamariki (0-5) Play programme will be starting on Tuesday 7th June, 9:30am-11:30am, and continuing every Tuesday until 25th October at Bayswater School Hall. Look out for more information coming soon: Facebook or Instagram: @devonportpeninsulatrust or visit our website:


Mā te wā,


Issue 130 May 2022