Team Challenge 2018

Most years we set the team a challenge whereby we allocate a set amount of cash for the challenge, set teams, and sometimes a theme. The idea is to create a resource that is needed, useful and beautiful for their environment.

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Gemma Smith
Mark's Reflection

It was in my last week at Gems Lake Hayes Estate before moving to the new centre at Shotover Country that it dawned on me that the four years that I had been at the centre were the longest I had worked at one location in the twenty five years since I left University. I started to reflect on what had kept me so engaged and motivated?

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Gemma Smith
Matariki - Gems Night Farm School

We recently had our annual Night Farm School. This event is a highlight on our Gems calendar for our four year olds, and is eagerly anticipated. This year we incorporated our Matariki celebrations into the evening.

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Gemma Smith