News & Events

Goat Island Dive & Snorkel

Nice to see locals Stone and Tine, featured in Junction Magazine April 2017

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A song about Leigh

Picture 2www.facebook.com/thebreezebreakfast/videos/10154228977145025/

Leigh Fishing Contest

Supporting Westpac Rescue Helicopter

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Exploring and eating at Leigh

Leigh Central

Leigh Central

Article in the Sunday Star Times Escape section and also in the Stuff Weekender

http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/destinations/nz/89635709/weekender-exploring-and-eating-at-leigh

Motorhome Parking

Leigh Central has landscaped an area for a limited number of short-stay, self-contained motorhomes and caravans.

There are also two local beautiful holiday parks at Pakiri and Whangateau so no shortage of places to park your motorcaravan!

Leigh Central Coastels

leigh-central-motel-sea-coastel-unit-04Leigh’s latest accommodation!

Five stylish self-contained units which are now ready for holiday makers to book.  Each unit has been individually styled with a retro seaside vibe.

King, queen, twin configurations available.

See more on their listing : Leigh Central Coastals

Leigh Summer Markets

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Coffee Cart at Matheson Bay

Coffee SignOpen Tuesday to Sunday from 8am

Please note they operate depending on the weather. If you’re unsure, look out for their coffee sign on Leigh Road.

 

Iconic Leigh Hotel renovation

Leigh HotelRead all about what is happening with the old Leigh Hotel site

http://www.localmatters.co.nz/News/Business/May+2016/Iconic+Leigh+Hotel+renovation+gets+underway.html

You can see more on the progress at www.facebook.com/leighcentral

Other things to do in the area

What do you do in Leigh when the sea is too rough for all our wonderful water activities?

Here are a few things to enjoy:

  • Learn and see more at the Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre
  • See the reptiles at the Ti Point Reptile Park
  • Pick up a Leigh Walks brochure and stride away
  • See what fossils you can find at low tide at Matheson Bay
  • Beautiful beach walks – Pakiri, Tawharanui and much more!
  • Matakana Markets, village and movies
  • Sample some local wines at nearby vineyards
  • Check out some properties for sale – you know you want to stay

Upcoming Events

May
5
Fri
8:00 pm DCXL @ Sawmill Cafe
DCXL @ Sawmill Cafe
May 5 @ 8:00 pm
DCXL @ Sawmill Cafe | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
A NIGHT OF DRUM N’ BASS SHENANIGANS WITH DJS SOLKAI, DYLAN C, DJ ORPHAN, BOBBY BRAZUKA & GUESTS
May
6
Sat
7:30 pm Full Concert at Whangateau @ Whangateau Hall
Full Concert at Whangateau @ Whangateau Hall
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
Full concert with Australian country stars Col Finlay and Will. Will Day and Col Finlay have laid down their amplifiers and are touring NZ as an acoustic duo. Supported by Leigh’s own Pipi Pickers. Show starts at 7:30pm. $10.
9:30 pm THOMAS OLIVER @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
THOMAS OLIVER @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 6 @ 9:30 pm
THOMAS OLIVER @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
FLOATING IN DARKNESS ALBUM RELEASE TOUR – WITH FULL BAND *PRE-SALE TICKETS $25: dashtickets.co.nz MORE ON THE DOOR
May
12
Fri
9:00 pm BRENDHAN LOVEGROVE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
BRENDHAN LOVEGROVE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 12 @ 9:00 pm
BRENDHAN LOVEGROVE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
ONE NIGHT ONLY – NZ STAND-UP COMEDY LEGEND R18 | Please make sure you book a table! TICKETS $20: eventfinda.co.nz MORE ON THE DOOR | Tickets Also Available at the Café
May
13
Sat
9:30 pm HA THE UNCLEAR @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
HA THE UNCLEAR @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 13 @ 9:30 pm
HA THE UNCLEAR @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
SINGLE RELEASE TOUR OFF-KILTER, HOOK DRIVEN GUITAR POP WITH SLAP-YOU-IN-YOUR-FACE LYRICS PRE-SALES $11: undertheradar.co.nz | MORE ON THE DOOR
May
14
Sun
5:00 pm NIELS GEDGE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
NIELS GEDGE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 14 @ 5:00 pm
NIELS GEDGE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
BLUES | FOLK NZ singer/songwriter playing old songs, new songs, songs that strike a chord.
May
18
Thu
8:00 pm QUIZ! WITH PETRUS! @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
QUIZ! WITH PETRUS! @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 18 @ 8:00 pm
QUIZ! WITH PETRUS! @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
THE MAN & THE GAME ARE BACK, BETTER GET STUDYING.
May
21
Sun
3:00 pm BEATS & BEERS @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
BEATS & BEERS @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 21 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
BEATS & BEERS @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
BASEFM PRESENTS IN THE COURTYARD DJ’S DAN PAINE & WENDY DOUGLAS And maybe a beer special or two… Keep an eye on our fb page for details /sawmillcafe
May
28
Sun
5:30 pm CHAMBER ENSEMBLE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
CHAMBER ENSEMBLE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
May 28 @ 5:30 pm
CHAMBER ENSEMBLE @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
FEATURING DR CHARLOTTE FRANCIS – VIOLIN & GEMMA LEE – PIANO Playing ‘salon-style’ music including Kreisler, Sarasate and Korngold – Please ring the cafe to book a table: 09 422 6019
May
29
Mon
7:00 pm Whangateau Acoustic Music Club @ Whangateau Hall
Whangateau Acoustic Music Club @ Whangateau Hall
May 29 @ 7:00 pm
Club night with special guests Rhode Workz! This family bluegrass band has been wowing audiences since they appeared on the scene a year ago. $10. Show starts 7pm.
Jun
3
Sat
9:30 pm JORDAN LUCK BAND @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
JORDAN LUCK BAND @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE
Jun 3 @ 9:30 pm
JORDAN LUCK BAND @ LEIGH SAWMILL CAFE | Leigh | Auckland | New Zealand
WHO LOVES WHO TOUR PRE-SALE TICKETS $30: undertheradar.co.nz MORE ON THE DOOR