• Riding the next design wave: Leela Bhai

    Riding the next design wave: Leela Bhai

    “You don’t have to forge something new you just have to ride the next wave of it. You’re keeping something alive. You’re blowing on the embers” Leela Bhai

  • What’s AlcoveArts ?

    What’s AlcoveArts ?

    this initiative is about people and the importance of art in the community

  • Painting with Natural Pigments

    Painting with Natural Pigments

    “It’s very similar to cooking. Basically, it’s fun. You’re trying to put the best ingredients to get the best result.”

  • Sweet Mammalian: a new literary journal

    Sweet Mammalian: a new literary journal

    "Creating the journal was an incredible journey." Magnolia Wilson

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Share this...  For anyone travelling State Highway 1 from Kaitaia to Whangarei, crossing the Mangamuka Scenic Range is likely to be the most memorable part of the journey – not only for it’s numerous twists and turns, but for the stunning views...