Following Your Heart - Yoga and Creativity with Dhyana Muir

Following Your Heart - Yoga and Creativity with Dhyana Muir

Dhyana Muir has many strings to her how, she teaches yoga, is a talented painter, makes jewellery, runs wellness retreats, and is also a photographer and writer. In this article Dhyana tells us how following her heart as led to wonderful things on the Coromandel.

The Garden Shed - Buzzing with Goodness!

The Garden Shed - Buzzing with Goodness!

Just out from The Garden Shed’s one year birthday, we catch up with Greg Pilcher and talk plants, bees, surfing and collaboration. Good things are happening at the Garden Shed in fact its Coromandel Goodness to a T!

Hot Waves Cafe on a wet winter’s day

Hot Waves Cafe on a wet winter’s day

Local girl and Coromandel Goodness contributor Emma Darragh visits her favourite rainy day escape, Hot Waves Cafe. "Hot Waves is therapeutic. We are better for visiting this place; more connected, more relaxed, well-nourished and inspired by the peace it provides.  Long may this slice of Coromandel Goodness last.  We love it."

Exploring Sonic Possibilities with Matt Sephton

Exploring Sonic Possibilities with Matt Sephton

Matt Sephton is the man behind the music; a sound engineer weaving strands of digital technology and sonic creativity to offer an audio production operation in a remote haven in rural Coromandel.

“Do it your way, with your flair” - Talking to Tairua Artist, Reina Cottier

“Do it your way, with your flair”  - Talking to Tairua Artist, Reina Cottier

Living in Tairua has offered completely different inspiration to life in Auckland for artist Reina Cottier. “In Auckland I was making art in my garage.  I tapped into something inside of me.  Now I’m tapping into a whole new level. I am more in tune with the ocean, the bush and the mountains. It feels like I’m stepping into who I really am.”