Alberton

Community Organisation

Alberton
100 Mt Albert Road
Mt Albert
Auckland 1025.
199 days ago

Alberton Market Day this Sunday! The FINAL market!

Rendell McIntosh from Alberton

Its the FINAL Alberton Market Day on Sunday. Join us for one last hurrah in the garden before autumn sets in!

Featuring boutique specialty produce you wont find in the supermarkets, handcrafted items, flowers and plants with delicious food options and Alberton's quaint tearoom open for tea … View more
Its the FINAL Alberton Market Day on Sunday. Join us for one last hurrah in the garden before autumn sets in!

Featuring boutique specialty produce you wont find in the supermarkets, handcrafted items, flowers and plants with delicious food options and Alberton's quaint tearoom open for tea & scones, served from the vintage china.

In a free demo at midday, learn about the lively world of live cultures that create distinctive sourdough bread loaves with Italian baker Chiara Chiusolo!

As well as face-painting by Fairies Inc., kids can meet Wilbur the spoodle – inspiration behind the book 'Wilbur's Cosmic Cone' . Join a book reading with author Alan D. Parr or a drawing activity with illustrator Anna Lee at 10:30, 11:30, 12:30 & 1:30.

Gather the family and head out for a stroll! Shop local, explore the majestic house built in 1863 and enjoy the ambiance in the garden.

Alberton Market Day, Sunday 11 April, 10am-2pm, FREE ENTRY

214 days ago

The Toy Collector Talk & Tea at historic Alberton!

Rendell McIntosh from Alberton

Take a nostalgic trip back in time learn more about incredible vintage toys belonging to Auckland collector Paul Maringka of Morningside's TOY BOX!

An informal talk and Q&A. Bring along a vintage toy of your own to tell its story.

Sunday 28 March, 2pm. $12 adults. Registration … View more
Take a nostalgic trip back in time learn more about incredible vintage toys belonging to Auckland collector Paul Maringka of Morningside's TOY BOX!

An informal talk and Q&A. Bring along a vintage toy of your own to tell its story.

Sunday 28 March, 2pm. $12 adults. Registration recommended.

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228 days ago

Alberton Market Day this Sunday!

Rendell McIntosh from Alberton

If in Level 1 this weekend Alberton Market Day will be proceeding on Sunday!

Come along to support our awesome stallholders who will have struggled the last two weeks, grab a bite of something delicious (food stalls include Bun Hun, Carmel - Israeli Street Food, Sabores Argentinian specialties, … View more
If in Level 1 this weekend Alberton Market Day will be proceeding on Sunday!

Come along to support our awesome stallholders who will have struggled the last two weeks, grab a bite of something delicious (food stalls include Bun Hun, Carmel - Israeli Street Food, Sabores Argentinian specialties, Crepes Creations, Salato and Mister Gelato), enjoy tea & scones and explore the majestic historic house!

Alberton Market Day, Sunday 14 March, 10am-2pm. Free entry.

305 days ago

Just announced! Summer High Tea at Alberton

Rendell McIntosh from Alberton

Gather a group of friends and don your finery for your annual chance to celebrate and savour the ritual of high tea at beautiful Alberton, a historic homestead built in 1863. For one weekend only, enjoy dainty sandwiches, scones, savouries and cakes with a showcase of luxury teas from Harney & … View moreGather a group of friends and don your finery for your annual chance to celebrate and savour the ritual of high tea at beautiful Alberton, a historic homestead built in 1863. For one weekend only, enjoy dainty sandwiches, scones, savouries and cakes with a showcase of luxury teas from Harney & Sons, served from vintage bone china and antique silverware on tables adorned with antique linens and floral displays. Soak up the beauty of the grand ballroom or the tranquil garden from the verandah.

The tea services run from Friday 26 February to Sunday 28 February with two sittings at 11am & 2pm. Come along for morning or afternoon tea or consider it a light luncheon.

With delicious bites (three savouries, scones, two mini cakes) prepared by award winning caterers Little Wolf and tea or coffee, tickets are $45 per person. For full indulgence add a glass of bubbles (Lindauer Vintage Series Rosé, Brut or Free) for $8. Tickets include a goodie bag and entry to explore the house (usually $10).

Always an occasion, tickets make a lovely gift for birthdays, anniversaries or special occasions. If you are keen make sure to book promptly as these events always sell out in advance of the dates. Bookings are absolutely essential. Book via Eventfinda:
www.eventfinda.co.nz...

All proceeds support Alberton and Heritage New Zealand in caring for 44 historic properties around the country as well us undertaking the wider work of the organisation in the promotion, protection, preservation and conservation of historical and cultural heritage of New Zealand.

319 days ago

Alberton Market Day this Sunday!

Rendell McIntosh from Alberton

This Sunday! Shop local for all your Christmas gifts and stock the pantry for summer at Alberton Market Day.

As well as stalls of fruit & veg fresh from the orchards (cherries, strawberries, tomatoes, avocado) specialty produce (honey, olive oil, chocolate, preserves, deli, meats, baked goods)… View more
This Sunday! Shop local for all your Christmas gifts and stock the pantry for summer at Alberton Market Day.

As well as stalls of fruit & veg fresh from the orchards (cherries, strawberries, tomatoes, avocado) specialty produce (honey, olive oil, chocolate, preserves, deli, meats, baked goods) and handmade items (candles, homewears, toys, woodcrafts and more) there will be vintage gems curated by Fossick & Furnish and special guest Lynda Hallinan.

Boutique plant nursery Puriri Lane will be back and Jasper Hawkins will be providing the soundtrack for the day! Join us at 11:30 for a free talk on uses and properties of herbs (culinary, cleaning, for health, healing, stress, sleep, beauty) with garden writer and editor Jane Wrigglesworth of Sweet Living Magazine.

With food vendors serving an array of tempting options for brunch and lunch and Alberton's quaint tea room open for business, with tea & scones served from the vintage china - meet a friend and stay a while to enjoy the ambiance in the garden and historic house. As always there will be children's activities, a face-painter, spot-prizes and a HUGE hamper of goodies to win! Make any purchase for an entry form.

It going to be a cracker! Don't miss the final market of the year, you'll have to wait untill mid-February for the next one.

Alberton Market Day, Sunday 13 December, 10am-2pm. Free entry.
Alberton, 100 Mt Albert Road, Mt Albert. www.alberton.co.nz...

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