• 4WD Social Trip

    Recently the club held a four wheel drive trip for its members and friends.  The trip started at member Bill Paterson’s Macdonald Downs property and travelled through the farm to […]

  • Hurunui College Scholarship Award

    Bradley White, the winner of the Hawarden-Waikari Lions Scholarship award for Hurunui College for 2020, receives the voucher for $1500 from President Bruce Churchward at the College’s annual Prizegiving .  […]

  • Camp Quality Time

    Each year the Lions Clubs of District 202E support Camp Quality, the yearly camp for children with cancer at Living Springs in Governors Bay.  The Hawarden-Waikari Lions have been involved […]

  • Opening of Balmoral Forest Lookout

    Last Saturday Oct 10, the official opening of the Balmoral Forestry Lookout was held thus concluding our project – apart from continued maintenance of the building. After a welcome, blessing, […]

  • Speech Contest

    On Tuesday 6th September at the Hawarden Hall, the Hawarden-Waikari Lions held their biennial school’s speech contest for the McIlwraith Cups organised on behalf of the club by Lion JJ […]

  • Firewood Activity

    Another working bee was organised to cut up logs donated by farmer (and Lion) Daniel Hope to add to our firewood stockpile which will be distributed to the community next […]

  • Lookout Completed

    On July 22nd we added the finishing touches to the Balmoral Forest Lookout which were two seats donated by Amberley Lions and a toilet provided by DoC. A plane table […]

  • A Helping Hand

    The Hawarden Domain was the place for the Lions to help the Domain Board spread a new layer of bark across the playground. Armed with barrows and shovels the job […]

  • Macdonald Downs Trail Ride

    The first Trail Ride to be held after the COVID-19 lockdown on June 4 was well attended by over 300 participants eager to escape the confines of their homes. Macdonald […]