So many ways to get involved in your community


At the Grey Lynn 2030 first meeting of the year we gathered to hear what our different focus groups are planning and to share new ideas for creating the community we want to live in. There are heaps of opportunities to get involved with meetings and activities just getting underway for 2012. Here are just some of the opportunites to get involved: 

Energy Focus Group
Monday 13th at 7pm  (second Monday of the month)
Contact: Chris Olson ( for details
Waste Away
Thursday 16th Feb
7.30pm at the Grey Lynn RSC
Contact: Lynn Green ( )
Green Screen
Last Sunday of the month at 7.30pm at the GLCC
Contact: Charlotte Gordon (

Grey Lynn Neighbourhood Support Action Group (part of the Grey Lynn Business Association)
Monday 13th Feb , Surrey Hotel (the old Quality Inn on Great North Road)
Time: 7pm

GLBA Tidy up flower bed

Contact: Soala ( )  Who is also behind the beautification of the Surrey Cres shops and on- going tidy up happening every two months (new volunteers welcome)
Wilton Street Community Garden
Working bee every Sunday 10 -12pm
Contact: Sarah Guppy ( )
Chief Composter:  Peter Crowe ( )
Grey Lynn Community Choir
Starting again on Monday 13th Feb
Monday, 13th February 2012 until Monday, 2nd April 2012
Rehearsals will be at the Grey Lynn Community Centre
510 Richmond Road, Grey Lynn

Choir 7.45 – 9.15 Garden Room
$10/night – $65 for 8 weeks ($8 & $52 un-waged)
Ukulele 6.30 – 7.30 Oval Room
$10/night – $65 for 8 weeks ($8 & $52 un-waged)

Enquiries:  Philip Griffin
027 217 9911
Grey Lynn Farmers Market
Every Sunday except the last Sunday when Kraftbomb is at the centre
Presentations and talks at the market will be starting again soon

Contact:  Charlotte ( )

And for those concerned about the loss of heritage buildings, trees and character in the wider Grey Lynn area . You are invited to attend the  inaugural meeting of the Western Bays Community Group.  (a group independent of GL2030)

Monday 20 February 7.30pm at the Grey Lynn Community Centre