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Journal

Hum Shop Is Open

Posted April 14, 2021 by Oskari

We just launched our shop at https://shop.humsalon.co.nz To start off, we sell organic, fair-trade Tees and Tote Bags featuring our resident artist Rachel Slingshot Astronaut’s cool ‘People Before Profit’ design. […]

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Coronavirus Precautions on Hum Community site

Posted March 5, 2020 by Rosanne Armitage

We have, since the 6th February, had set protocol on site to help minimise the potential spread of the Coronavirus.  We would like to continue community interaction as much as […]

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Events

Auckland Festival of Photography – Exhibition

Posted May 31, 2019 by Rosanne Armitage

This year we are looking forward to hosting two local artists Jon Carapiet and Stu Sontier respectively, here at Hum Salon.   The opening night is Tuesday 4th June at 5.30pm.  […]

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Law firm Russell McVeagh put on the gloves to defend NZ Heritage and Community

Posted June 29, 2018 by Rosanne Armitage

We want to thank the team at Russell McVeagh for coming to the communities aid in the latest round of litigation, helping to secure this iconic heritage property and community […]

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Experiments

Our Mulch Experiment: Stop the weeds and Feed the plants

Posted May 19, 2018 by Rosanne Armitage

We love to experiment and try new approaches to things! Our recent experiment was a year long one. Our backyard and garden is large and the soil mineral rich, we […]

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Good cake, Good company at the Annual Grafton Community Picnic

Posted April 27, 2017 by Rosanne Armitage

Some real nice people live in our neighbourhood.  Good to come together over some delicious cake and Humonade at the local park.  Hope to see you at the next one! […]

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People for People – 8 min Doco – on Hum

Posted December 18, 2016 by Rosanne Armitage

If you’ve ever wanted a little more insight into Hum, thanks to Hayley Becht, Mina Silipa and crew, who open a small window for you.  An 8 min doco on […]

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‘People for People’ Short Documentary

Posted December 17, 2015 by Oskari

We’ve had a chance to be part of a short documentary called ‘People for People’, directed by Hayley Becht and produced by Mina Silipa. The documentary is about Hum and […]

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History

Civic Trust Winter Lecture Series at Hum Salon

Posted September 15, 2015 by Oskari

We had a chance to host our friends from the Civic Trust Auckland for a winter lecture about the history of the house at 123 Grafton Rd and the ongoing […]

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History

Visitors from Wellington for Valentine’s Day

Posted February 14, 2015 by Oskari

We had some visitors from Wellington. Peter Hickson is a great grandson of the one-legged Kenneth “Crubach” McDonald who used to run a boarding house at 123 Grafton Road (or ‘Rothesay Hotel’, […]

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