Entries by Michael Guarino

Support the Abbey Museum!

The current COVID-19 pandemic has had a major effect on the Abbey Museum of Art & Archaeology. Bringing people together in celebration of the fascinating moments in human history is at the core of our daily operation. The Abbey Museum’s calendar of events have served as the main fundraiser to house and preserve an incredible […]

A Crusader’s Journey

Take ‘A CRUSADER’S JOURNEY’ with us, as we come together in support of those affected by the ongoing bushfires! Please help us sell all tickets so we can DONATE ALL WE CAN!  Tickets Available now on Eventbrite! Click here! This will be a night to remember as you become immersed in your journey along the […]

Incredible Partners — NORTH HARBOUR!

So grateful for our amazing partners!  Let’s take a look at North Harbour.   Have you been to BITE Markets, and have you heard about TownLiving?  Check this out… BITE Markets, Terrace Homes, Three New Parks and More…It’s All Happening at North Harbour! Bite Markets at North Harbour Over 20,000 food fans have flocked to Bite […]

Companie Draco Routiers

A quick Q&A with Travis Savage, from the reenactment group, Companie Draco Routiers. Tell us about CDR? In the late 14th century, a wealthy mercenary company with renowned fame travels through regions of Europe. The knights often partake in tournaments seeking fame and men and women seek to join the ranks in the pursuit of […]

Preview of stalls!

This year, we welcome 89 stalls, some of which have been to Abbeystowe for over 25 years!  The following is just a preview of some of the amazing food and merchants that will be attending this year’s festival. Click on the Festival Site Map to view a complete list of the stalls and where to find […]

Visti The Viking

Visti “the Viking” Skaanvad, who has been involved in Viking re-enactment for over 20 years, departed for Valhalla and the higher battlegrounds on 19th of February 2014. Visti was well-known for his amber and Viking jewellery trading, and for his unique mead making. He started the Viking re-enactment group Saga Vikings in 1995 and in […]