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Kāpiti Food Fair Plant Community Fruit Trees

Monday, 27 July 2020, 3:15 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kāpiti Food Fair recently planted five fruit trees in the Mazengarb Reserve community fruit orchard as part of its waste minimisation strategy. In 2019 the Fair set a goal to eliminate 80% of waste from landfill. “We achieved 82% with guidance ... More >>

Kapiti, What Shape Are We In Post COVID?

Thursday, 2 July 2020, 4:25 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

The Electra Business Breakfast was super pleased to be back operating in-person at Alert Level 1 yesterday and hosting Sharon Zollner, the ANZ Chief Economist. Sharon spoke to a full house at Southward Theatre that transformed the new normal for the ... More >>

Kāpiti Food Fair Is Good To Go

Thursday, 11 June 2020, 11:53 am | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kāpiti Food Fair has taken COVID-19 seriously and respected Alert Levels’ 4, 3, 2 and now we have reached Level 1 we are super excited and good to go with our delivery which is a huge relief. We have updated our Risk Management Plan so ... More >>

Electra Business Breakfast B2B Networking Goes Virtual

Monday, 11 May 2020, 3:49 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

“The Electra Business Breakfast is pleased to have made it through lockdown and hopefully we are progressing towards Alert Level 2,” says Helene Judge of Kāpiti Business Projects. The Electra Business Breakfast offers an independent business ... More >>

Painter and photographer collaborate to capture Kapiti sunse

Tuesday, 10 March 2020, 12:10 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

Local abstract artist Tania Dally was looking for photographic inspiration to paint some iconic Kapiti sunsets when she discovered the work of Kapiti-based actor Jed Brophy. More >>

Kapiti Food Fair getting ready for big day of foodie heaven

Friday, 1 November 2019, 3:20 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kapiti Food Fair closed for vendor registration back in August. “We are now working on the Site Map and whew it’s a big job with our footprint increasing this year to 250+ sites. 35% of sites are local Kapiti folk cooking and packaging what ... More >>

The Web Genius Kapiti Run for Youth Raises $20,698

Monday, 6 May 2019, 6:53 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

Kapiti Run for Youth took place on Sunday 31 March with close to 300 participants. The final fundraising amount is now known, $20,698 was raised for local Kapiti youth. “We are exceptionally pleased with this result,” says Richard Calkin, Founder ... More >>

Kapiti Food Fair is ready to serve-up a fun foodie day out

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 11:03 am | Kapiti Business Projects

On Saturday the 1st of December, bring the whole family down to the Mazengarb Reserve for a fun foodie day out. Kicking off from 10am through to 4pm, the annual Kapiti Food Fair is expecting more than 15,000 hungry visitors to browse, buy and tuck-in ... More >>

Electra Business Breakfast with Sharon Zollner 05-09-18

Thursday, 6 September 2018, 11:28 am | Kapiti Business Projects

How is the economy stacking-up from the perspective of your family and business now and in the immediate future? More >>

Kapiti Run for Youth Raised $19,786.80 for Local Youth

Friday, 4 May 2018, 12:10 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

Kapiti Run for Youth took place on Sunday 25 March with just under 300 participants has now completed the final reconciliation and has raised $19,786.80 for local Kapiti youth. “We are really delighted with this result,” says Richard Calkin, Founder ... More >>

Fresh Spring Artworks: From Wellington to Raumati Waterfront

Monday, 16 October 2017, 9:03 am | Kapiti Business Projects

Fresh from the spring exhibition at the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts on Wellington’s waterfront, local abstract artist Tania Dally now has her latest work on display at her studio gallery on the waterfront at Raumati Beach. More >>

Caught, Cut & Cooked challenges, inspires and entertains

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 9:57 am | Kapiti Business Projects

Caught, Cut & Cooked challenges, inspires, educates, informs, innovates, questions and most of all, entertains a full house of guests More >>

Kapiti Food Fair on-track for another big year

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 12:32 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kapiti Food Fair has nearly hit 160 vendor sites which includes a wide range of vendors who produce and package their delicious products, ready to eat vendors who will operate under gazebo and in their food trucks, and those who will demonstrate ... More >>

Kapiti Food Fair @ 126 Vendor Sites & Growing

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 8:46 am | Kapiti Business Projects

The Kapiti Food Fair has 126 vendor sites booked so far and growing weekly. “We are super delighted with this result and are encouraging vendors to book sooner rather than later so we can carefully manage the site map and broader marketing campaign,” ... More >>

Caught, Cut & Cooked being served on Wellington On a Plate

Friday, 16 June 2017, 10:06 am | Kapiti Business Projects

Visa Wellington On a Plate is getting ready to warm up Winter with two weeks of food related fun from 11 to 27 August. 100+ events, 100+ special menus, 100+ burgers and 40+ cocktails, and a new Festival Dish Award at participating eateries. More >>

Declare your love” for a painting at Raumati exhibition

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 10:50 am | Kapiti Business Projects

Following recent exhibitions in Wellington, local artist Tania Dally has her latest work on display at her Raumati Beach studio gallery on the weekend of 24, 25 June. More >>

Kapiti Run for Youth raises $12,257.50 for youth of Kapiti

Sunday, 23 April 2017, 6:50 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

The Web Genius Kapiti Run for Youth (KR4Y) is delighted to announce total fundraising for the 2017 charity event to be $12,257.50. “We are truly delighted with this effort by everyone involved,” said Richard Calkin of Web Genius. Richard goes on ... More >>

Raumati boatshed reborn as art studio

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 12:23 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

A disused Raumati Beach boatshed has been repurposed to form the base for local abstract painter, Tania Dally. More >>

Kapiti Run for Youth open for registration

Friday, 3 February 2017, 12:22 pm | Kapiti Business Projects

The Web Genius Kapiti Run for Youth (KR4Y) is open for registration and individuals and groups are encouraged to go online and register for free. Over the last six years KR4Y has raised more than $63,000 to support youth charities in Kapiti”, says Richard ... More >>

Kapiti Food Fair exceeds expectations

Tuesday, 6 December 2016, 11:23 am | Kapiti Business Projects

The owners of the Kapiti Food Fair, Helene Judge and Jeanine van Kradenburg are super happy with the number of visitors coming to the Fair this year. “Our target was 10,000 and we have come in at 9,228,” says Helene. She goes on to say that “Jeanine ... More >>