Franklin Road Christmas Lights

From December 1  to New Year Eve, for 22 years the street lights up. The residents decorate their homes with lights for everyone to see. There is an amusing entertainment for everyone. If you missed this year do not forget next.


Franklin Road Christmas Lights Ewa

Od pierwszego grudnia do Sylwerstra domy na Franklin Rd po raz 22 rozswietlily się bożonarodzeniowymi dekoracjami. Każdy może podziwiać o ile jeśli przetrwa 'uliczne korki'. Jeśli   w grudniu nie zdążyliście zobaczyć,  nie zapomnijcie w 2016 roku.


In the joyful and warm spirit of Christmas the editors wish you

a wonderful and peaceful New Year.

Wishing You all the best in our modern, confused and fretful  world, we would like to remind ourselves of the  poet's  words


'It  did not take any great character

our refusal dissent and persistence


If you talk to any Aucklander about living in Auckland, you’re always likely to get the same old response: too much traffic, the city is too busy, the malls are too crowded. But the funny thing is no one would want to live anywhere else and I think I know why.

FPONZ about Polish Schooling in NZ

See Polish text

From Editors:

Although the height of the holiday season is not the best time to talk about schools, it is a very important topic we would like to bring your attention too.


It's been a few months since my move to Wellington. My constant contact with the Polish community helps reduce homesickness, but at the same time does  not intensify nostalgia. Though, it works mutually. For my part, I try to actively participate in any Polonia meetings, of a national, religious or informal character.

Grandma and granddad day

We celebrate grandmother's Day on 21st January and grandfather's Day 22nd of January. This is a gorgeous tradition which allows us to celebrate our own families and roots from where we come. priceless days with beautiful cards, often handmade and gifts which could enthralling and imaginative.

We invite you for the First Polish Picnic on the Beach and Valentine Day

Place: Long Bay Beach Regional Park (site 2)

When: 14.02.2016 (Sunday) we start at 11:00, those keen in participating in the organization we invite for 09:00.

Polish Tramping Club invites you for a 1 day trek of the Tongariro crossing (for advanced trampers)

When: 30.01.2016 - weather permitting - to be confirmed

Place: contact for details with Tongariro Crossing in the title.


Tauranga based Ewa Fenn, Vice President of Polish Community Trust, Bay of Plenty,was – once again – recognised for being the voice of migrants in the Western Bay of Plenty. On 3rd of  September 2015 she received an award for services to migrants at a special ceremony at Western Bay of Plenty District Council's Community Committee meeting.


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