to do list
1. HERE’S SANTA
The city’s annual Santa parade is earlier in the afternoon this year, leaving from the Railway Land at 2pm, with markets and entertainment in The Square from 10am. See P5.
2. RED CROSS SQUARE
The two-day Red Cross Fair is on in The Square all weekend 10am - 4pm.
3. SUMMER CAROLS
Kiwi carols in a celebration of sun, sand, sea, and barbied snarlers. See P20
4. COMIN’ UP ROSES
Roses are ready for awards and prizes at the Dugald Mackenzie National Rose Trial Grounds in the Victoria Esplanade. See P35.
5. HIP HIP OLE
Members of the Spring Chickens over-50s dance troupe concert team Joyce Chettleburgh, Shirley Elliot and Lorraine Haydock prepare for the group’s 7pm show in the Globe this Sunday night.