Auckland Central, Auckland

16 hours ago

Meet our Houseplant Hero 2021!

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Dear neighbours,

Please meet Alyce Read of Nelson, who uses her houseplant collection to connect with others and help them overcome mental health challenges. "You wouldn’t take a plant and put it in a dark corner and fail to water it and expect it to thrive. So we should look at ourselves … View more
Dear neighbours,

Please meet Alyce Read of Nelson, who uses her houseplant collection to connect with others and help them overcome mental health challenges. "You wouldn’t take a plant and put it in a dark corner and fail to water it and expect it to thrive. So we should look at ourselves that way," she says. "If we are not thriving in the way that we would wish, it might not be any fault of ours, it might be the conditions that we are under."

3 hours ago

Mud is the new snow!

Rotorua

Mud angel vs Snow angel? Skip the slopes and find your next adventure in Rotorua.

Whatever the weather, we’ve got you covered – from geothermal wonders to natural hot pools and world-class mountain biking.

For an unforgettable winter escape, book your next holiday with us in Rotorua.
Book now

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6 days ago

Who should foot the $250k bill for Auckland's damaged trains?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Kia ora Neighbours, Auckland Transport wants KiwiRail to stump up with the cost of repairing 19 trains, after a fallen stack of old rails, damaged the electric units. Who's at fault ? Read the story below:

8 hours ago

House Wash Services

El Contractor from el Contractor Property Maintenance

House washing in Titirangi 💦🏡

Winter Special - Book a House Wash with us and get a free Gutter Cleaning!

Give us a Call ☎️ 021 026 02500

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8 hours ago

Emergency Dentist

Dentist Auckland NZ, Parnell

Auckland-wide service, our dental clinics are a phone call away, at all our Auckland Dentist clinics, our After Hours Dentists are on call, you don't have to live in pain, our Auckland Emergency dental clinics have no hidden cost or surcharges.

Visit any of Auckland Family Dental’s four … View more
Auckland-wide service, our dental clinics are a phone call away, at all our Auckland Dentist clinics, our After Hours Dentists are on call, you don't have to live in pain, our Auckland Emergency dental clinics have no hidden cost or surcharges.

Visit any of Auckland Family Dental’s four clinics today and see how we are making the city smile! See the difference, feel the difference. Your next step is to contact us and make an appointment so that we can assist you with your oral care.

16 hours ago

Random Acts of Kindness – August 1st to 31st 💐

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

All it takes is a kind gesture to change someone’s day. From giving flowers to a neighbour ‘just because’ to paying it forward in line at a cafe - this month we’re encouraging our members and supporters to make New Zealand a better place one random act of kindness at a time.

The options … View more
All it takes is a kind gesture to change someone’s day. From giving flowers to a neighbour ‘just because’ to paying it forward in line at a cafe - this month we’re encouraging our members and supporters to make New Zealand a better place one random act of kindness at a time.

The options for doing so are endless! Being kind doesn’t have to cost a thing, after all a smile is free. For those who want to go the extra mile, here’s some other ideas: take a gift over to new neighbours and introduce yourself, build a free community library for your street, buy extra kai at the grocery store to donate to a food bank, bring treats into work for colleagues, send an encouraging text to someone who needs it, let a car into the traffic ahead of you, write positive messages in chalk on sidewalks around your neighbourhood, or surprise loved ones with a visit.

Want to share your thoughts? Let us know how you’re spreading kindness this month by tagging us in your social media posts or emailing us your photos, videos, or experiences to:

info@neighbourhoodsupport.co.nz

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17 hours ago

What's On: Free Preschoolers Multisports programme

Lisa from Ponsonby

We have added another class on Monday mornings! If you would like to register for this free programme please email us info@ponsonbycommunity.org.nz REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL
Free Preschoolers Multisports programme
  • Freemans Bay Community Hall
1 day ago

Apprenticeship opportunities in Auckland.

Competenz

Hey Auckland! We are back with more apprenticeship opportunities listed on our online job board!

Do you know someone who might be interested in this opportunity? Find out more at the links below.

Light Fabrication - Furniture
Sheet Metal Fabrication Apprentice
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Hey Auckland! We are back with more apprenticeship opportunities listed on our online job board!

Do you know someone who might be interested in this opportunity? Find out more at the links below.

Light Fabrication - Furniture
Sheet Metal Fabrication Apprentice
Apprenticeship Fabrication - Steel Construction

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5 days ago

City Centre Residents Monthly Meeting Mon 2 August 6pm

CCRG from Auckland City Centre Residents' Group - CCRG

At our Wonderful Ellen Melville Centre - The Urban Lounge

Join with our new motivated and engaged 10 person committee to shape the city centre that is about placing residents at the heart of the city

COME ALONG RESIDENTS! ALL WELCOME.

MEETING AGENDA IS below

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3 days ago

Help for the community in need

Shirley from Parnell

Church Unlimited is "opening our home" in August to the community!

If you, or anyone you know, is in need of food, clothes, blankets, baby gear or hygiene products, then you are welcome to drop in and take what you need.

Drop in dates are 3rd & 5th August from 9am-12pm and 4pm-8pm … View more
Church Unlimited is "opening our home" in August to the community!

If you, or anyone you know, is in need of food, clothes, blankets, baby gear or hygiene products, then you are welcome to drop in and take what you need.

Drop in dates are 3rd & 5th August from 9am-12pm and 4pm-8pm and 7th August 9am-5pm. All are welcome!

Address: Church Unlimited 2A Augustus Terrace, Parnell (at the bottom of Parnell Rise near the railway bridge).

If anyone wants to drop off donations, you are welcome to contact me.

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1 day ago

Free stuff and yard sale now

Jackie from Grey Lynn

Yard sales now at 52A Sackville St Grey Lynn now till 1:30pm 1 August. If you like something, you tell me how much

Price: $1

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1 day ago

What's On: Auckland Miniatures Club

Clare from Greenlane

The Auckland Miniatures Club meets the 3rd Sunday each month, 12.30pm-5pm, Leicester Hall, Ellerslie. We make miniature buildings and accessories in mainly 1:12 scale. New members welcome. Contact Clare 5204261
Auckland Miniatures Club
  • Leicester Hall
2 days ago

Improve your digital literacy today!

The Team from Digital Boost

Are you a small business owner looking to make better use of the online space?

Digital Boost is a free online learning platform packed with 3-5 minute educational videos on topics like:
- Websites
- Digital marketing/social media
- Online tools
- Digital accounting
- Business insights, … View more
Are you a small business owner looking to make better use of the online space?

Digital Boost is a free online learning platform packed with 3-5 minute educational videos on topics like:
- Websites
- Digital marketing/social media
- Online tools
- Digital accounting
- Business insights, feedback and reporting
- Future technologies

Plus, pick up tips and tricks from our interviews with other small business owners across the nation.

The future is digital and we want your business to be part of it.
Sign up today

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2 days ago

Kowhai Intermediate School Enrolments

Kowhai Intermediate School

IN ZONE
You have automatic right of enrolment at Kōwhai if you live in our zone. Please visit our website: www.Kowhai.nz to see a list of the streets in the Kōwhai zone.

Entry to our Rumaki unit, Samoan bilingual class and French bilingual class is by application.
Please telephone Sweet … View more
IN ZONE
You have automatic right of enrolment at Kōwhai if you live in our zone. Please visit our website: www.Kowhai.nz to see a list of the streets in the Kōwhai zone.

Entry to our Rumaki unit, Samoan bilingual class and French bilingual class is by application.
Please telephone Sweet Bromwich on 846-7534 or email enrol@kowhai.school.nz should you require more information.

OUT OF ZONE (FOR 2022 ACADEMIC YEAR)
Each year the school will analyse the projected in-zone enrolment figures and decide how many places we can offer to students who live outside our zone. If we receive more applications than we have places, we will conduct a ballot to select these students.

All out of zone applications must be received before the deadline, Wednesday 1 September. There are Ministry of Education rules and guidelines about how this process is run - you can read more about them at the Ministry’s website https://parents.education.govt.nz/primary-school/schooling-in-nz/enrolment-schemes-zoning. Our Māori, Samoan and French language classes qualify as 'special programmes' under these guidelines.

If your child is accepted via the ballot please let us know as soon as possible if you will take up the offer. We start planning for staffing and resources well before 2022 so we require firm numbers on our 2022 roll.

Kōwhai Open Mornings

WEDNESDAY 4TH AUGUST & THURSDAY 5TH AUGUST 2021
We have two days where we invite our local contributing schools to come to Kōwhai so that their students can see what they can expect to experience if they enrol at Kōwhai. Small groups visit each area of the school where there will be a short presentation around one aspect of our programme or school life.

Parents are welcome to attend with their child. Our Kōwhai Parent Information Evening will take place on Thursday 12 August - 7 pm to 8 pm. Parents are invited to attend this event where our leadership team will present information about all aspects of our school.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Please contact enrol@kowhai.school.nz if you need more information.
Find out more

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2 days ago

Bougainvillea cutting ?

Anand from Parnell

I’m collecting different colours and varieties of bougainvilleas..
I have already got a Scarlet O’Hara cutting..

Please let me know if you plan to cut or trim you existing plant. Would love to try propagate and grow!

Ph : 0201490767

Thanks
Anand

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3 days ago

What's On: Railway Enthusiasts' Society Museum Open

Richard from Mount Eden

Interested in railways? Come along and visit our museum and clubrooms. Open Thursdays 11am. Browse our collection of artefacts and printed material. Join us for a shared lunch.
Railway Enthusiasts' Society Museum Open
  • Railway Enthusiasts' Society (Inc)
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