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Newsletter December

Newsletter December

A very successful Open Day was held at Ahi Wai on Saturday, 21 November with over 100 visitors attending. The purpose of the day was to involve the local community and introduce them to the concept of an eco, co-housing neighourhood in their midst. Click this link to...

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Newsletter October

Newsletter October

Welcome to the first newsletter for friends of the Ahi Wai EcoNeighbourhood Project. This is an urban co-housing community in Whangarei and we are looking for like minded people to join us. Each edition will bring you the latest developments and information regarding...

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Ahi Wai is moving forward

Ahi Wai is moving forward

The lockdown has certainly brought a lot of changes for almost everybody. We were lucky to be able to reconnect with old friends and family and work around the garden and house, but we also used the time to further the plans for Ahi Wai. This is the time to consider...

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Thinking of you in these trying times…

Thinking of you in these trying times…

We hope that you all are keeping well in body and spirit. Our thoughts of love especially go out to those who find themselves to be on the 'front-line' of responding - any of you who are working in essential services. In some ways this is an opportunity to attend to...

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Resource Consent Got Approved!

Resource Consent Got Approved!

We have come a long way... but we finally got resource consent - this is huge for us! Thanks so much to everyone who is part of our community and who helped us getting to this point. The Northern Advocate wrote a piece about us as well. And to everybody who contacted...

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The Day the World came to Ahi Wai

The Day the World came to Ahi Wai

GLOBAL ECO VILLAGE NETWORK (GEN) CONVERSATION WITH KOSHA JOUBERT On the 17th June 2019, following a shared meal at Shaun and Carmel’s home with Ahi Wai Eco Neighborhood participants, and the Global Eco Village Network group led by Kosha Joubert, we were part of a...

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Resource consent is in

Resource consent is in

The first few days of spring are here and everything starts to bloom again! Looking at the magnolias next to our house make us thankful for being alive, being able to enjoy nature's beauty around us and the support of our loved ones, family and friends. We are indeed...

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It’s about to happen

It’s about to happen

The last few weeks have been very busy, because we are finally pulling everything together to apply for resource consent with the Council. We are very excited to have a bunch of well versed professionals and a supportive community behind us that helps us with all the...

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Enjoy living each day

Enjoy living each day

Well our lives have been radically changed by the sudden death, 12 weeks ago, of Paul Willoughby. Paul was one of the projects founding members. He was instrumental in much of the progress that we have made. Always reliable, he was a person whose wisdom helped guide...

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The big pour

The big pour

Dear all,       Hope you survived the big pour. I thought it may reveal some of the springs on the site but besides lots of water slushing around they remain out of sight. There has though been progress on several fronts.       We hosted...

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Ahi Wai - Eco Neighbourhood

Shaun Davison and Carmel Henry
Regent
Whangarei 0112
09 4372120