Manawatu Concert Band – Classics

When: Sat 21 May 2016, 7:30pm–9:40pm
Where: Speirs Centre, Palmerston North Boys High, 263 Featherston St, Palmerston North
Ticket Information: Adult: $10.00 Child (under 16): $5.00 Family (2 adults + 3 children): $25.00
Listed by: Peter Ellery
The award winning Manawatu Concert Band presents “Classics”

Classic Rock
– Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody & Don’t Stop Me Now
– The Hollies – He Ain’t Heavy He’s My Brother
– The Beatles – Yesterday

Classic Big Band
– Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
– In The Mood

Classic Classical
– Finale from The William Tell
– Light Cavalry Overture

Classic Screen
– 633 Squadron
– Skyfall
– Stargate SG-1

…plus featured soloists Ruby Bennett (Flute), Sue Fletcher (Alto Saxophone), Ben Ellery (Trumpet) and other great numbers.

This promises to be a fantastic night, of great music, in a superb venue.

Musical Director : Peter Ellery
Conductors: Stephen Wildbore & Peter Ellery

Smart Running 10 Week Programme

Thanks Massey University Recreation Centre in conjunction with Absolute Fitness and Manawatu Striders!

“Whether you are just starting out as a runner, looking to improve your running time and technique or searching for ways to stay injury free, this programme is for you.
It includes 2 sessions weekly with one session to be a either an industry professional guest speaker (Nutrition, Podiatrist, Injury Prevention / Training ) or a physical session (Trigger Point Therapy, Yoga, Core Strength). The second weekly session will be a training run.”

For more information and to register click here:


International Students Kiwi Xmas BBQ

On 20 December 2015 we welcome all tertiary students and their families to a fun afternoon with friends.

There will be a free BBQ, music and games for the kids.
Bring a plate – meaning bring a dish from your home country

Time: 2-6pm
Location: The Centre, Massey University, right next to the main bus stop

Please RSVP to

Provided by Student City and MUSA

Second Hand Furniture at Wayback Traders

Wayback Traders, over the ramp at 486 Rangitikei Street, Palmerston North, a great second hand store, selling quality used furniture, appliances and a wide range of small household goods.
Search us out on facebook and on Trade Me !


Phone (06) 3544613
Trade Me:

UCOL Trades Open Day


Are you interested in making or fixing things?
Want to get sorted before enjoying your well-deserved summer holiday?

Come along to our UCOL Trades Open Day on Monday 14 December 2015, 10am – 1pm.
Check out our programmes, meet lecturers and get a first-hand look at our awesome facilities and equipment worth $12 million.
We will take you on tours to each area for you to see where you could be studying.
Have a chat to our award-winning lecturers about how UCOL could be a great fit for you.
Make sure to come along hungry as there will be a lunch-time BBQ, so bring friends, whānau or colleagues. See you there!