Welcome to Elderberries, Horowhenua District Council's magazine tailored for older people in our community.

Elderberries is published four times per year, with one issue for each season. If you know of someone, a group, event or activity that would make for a good story in Elderberries, please email comms@horowhenua.govt.nz or phone (06) 366 0999.

Read Elderberries Online

Recent issues are available as PDF versions below:

Elderberries - Winter 2021(PDF, 4MB)  

Elderberries - Autumn 2021(PDF, 2MB)

Elderberries - Summer 2021(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Spring 2020(PDF, 2MB)

Elderberries - Winter 2020(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Autumn 2020(PDF, 2MB)

Elderberries - Summer 2020(PDF, 651KB)

Elderberries - Spring 2019(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Winter 2019(PDF, 8MB)

Elderberries - Autumn 2019(PDF, 5MB)

Elderberries - Summer 2019(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Spring 2018(PDF, 6MB)

Elderberries - Winter 2018(PDF, 6MB)

Elderberries - Autumn 2018(PDF, 719KB)

Elderberries - Summer 2018(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Spring 2017(PDF, 5MB)

Elderberries - Winter 2017(PDF, 5MB)

Elderberries - Autumn 2017(PDF, 2MB)

Elderberries - Summer 2017(PDF, 1008KB)

Elderberries - Spring 2016(PDF, 2MB)

Elderberries - Winter 2016(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Autumn 2016(PDF, 1MB)

Elderberries - Summer 2016(PDF, 653KB)

Collect it from stands

Elderberries is free and available to collect from stands located throughout the District. These can be found at:

Levin:  Horowhenua District Council's main office foyer, Horowhenua Culture & Community Centre - Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō, Levin Mall, Levin New World, Focal Point and Whispers cafes, Work and Income's Senior Services desk, and Waitarere Beach Four Square.

Foxton:  Council's customer service centre at the Foxton Library, Foxton New World, Work and Income's Senior Services desk, deMolen Windmill, Foxton Beach Community Centre and Foxton Beach Four Square.

Shannon:  Council's customer service centre at the Shannon Library, Horseman's Cafe.

Tokomaru:  Tokomaru Store.

If you are a community group, rest home or business that requires bulk copies for your members, residents or customers, let us know and we can provide these for you to collect from Horowhenua District Council's main office in Levin.

Receive it by email

If you would like to receive future issues by email (as PDF copies), please contact comms@horowhenua.govt.nz or phone (06) 366 0999.