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PechaKucha #17 August 7th

Thanks to everyone who came along last night to Bank St. Social Club for PechaKucha Whangarei edition 17. Another fantastic group of presenters from our diverse and vibrant community. And a lot of new faces in the audience. After costs we raised $95 for Food for Life Northland.
 
Thanks again to the following without who PK could not happen;
  • Damian our MC who held the night together (again)
  • Chris and Becs from Big Fish Creative who made the slideshows and drove the ship
  • Harri our sign language interpreter - first time at PechaKucha...and first of many more we hope 
  • Bank St. Social Club for setting everything up and giving us a new venue
  • the Sound Cave crew for the awesome PA
  • Maureen our promoter

Our fanstastic presenters were;

  • Rob Pollock – Spontaneous PechaKucha
  • Laughton King – Dyslexia Dismantled
  • Kate Lindberg - Whangarei Ranger Unit
  • Miriam Ritchie – DOC Dog Handler Ranger
  • Natalie Tate - Spontaneous Creativity After A Supernatural Encounter
  • Cameron Tukapua - Opening Up - A Healing Conversation
  • Streaming PK - Geeg Wiles - Ahab's Adventures
  • Andrew Garratt – The 15 Minute Sceptic
  • Piet Nieuwland - Kaleidoscope of Mirrors

We also had a couple of impromptu presentations from;

  • Hannie from SewGood the Whangarei community sewing collective
  • Alistair McGinn (Northland Rugby Union) about the importance of excercise, nutritrion and community

 

If you'd like details of any of the presenters please get in touch with us at pkwhangarei at gmail dot com or find us on facebook.