Devonport, Auckland

7 days ago

Gourgeous wool coat. Designed in NZ and labeled "Seduce".

Marcia from Northcote

This is a high quality coat, fit perfectly and is very elegant. Side 8
Only selling as It does not fit me comfortably any longer.

Price: $100

7 days ago

Takapuna’s revitalized town centre complete and open for business

The Team from Auckland Council

Takapuna is welcoming visitors and Christmas shoppers to its freshly revitalised town centre following the completion of the Hurstmere Road transformation project.

Image
7 days ago

How much light does your houseplant need?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Dear neighbours,

If you've ever struggled with this question, houseplant collector Moira West (400 indoor plants and growing!) has the answers.

Image
8 days ago

Heading to the bach this summer?

Climate Insights

Summer is nearly here and for many folks it is time to head to the beach. Whether you have your own batch or rent one it can be interesting to know about sea level rise, risk posed by storms, and of course tsunami.

With the Climate Insights property report you can get information on all three … View more
Summer is nearly here and for many folks it is time to head to the beach. Whether you have your own batch or rent one it can be interesting to know about sea level rise, risk posed by storms, and of course tsunami.

With the Climate Insights property report you can get information on all three ocean-related events. With easy to read graphs and insights for reducing your family's and a property's risk it is an essential part of your coastal awareness toolkit.
Download your Property Climate Report

Image
J
8 days ago

Sunbeam Goblend as new

Jixuan from Hauraki

Sunbeam PB1000B blender, 300w, comes with 2 bottles

Barely used so still in very good condition

Perfect to make nutritious drinks, protein shakes, breakfast smoothies and take your drinks with you to enjoy anywhere this summer!

Pick up from Hauraki

Price: $30

J
8 days ago

Free Piano

Jixuan from Hauraki

Free piano, pick up from Hauraki

Free

Image
8 days ago

Parts of North Island moving to Red Light this Friday

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The regions which will be moving into the new Covid-19 Protection Framework at Red on Friday have been announced.

Northland, Auckland, Taupō and Rotorua Lakes Districts, Kawerau, Whakatane, Ōpōtiki Districts, Gisborne District, Wairoa District, Rangitikei, Whanganui and Ruapehu Districts … View more
The regions which will be moving into the new Covid-19 Protection Framework at Red on Friday have been announced.

Northland, Auckland, Taupō and Rotorua Lakes Districts, Kawerau, Whakatane, Ōpōtiki Districts, Gisborne District, Wairoa District, Rangitikei, Whanganui and Ruapehu Districts will all move to Red. The rest of the North Island and all of the South Island will move into Orange. These settings will next be reviewed on 13 December.

The existing Auckland boundary will remain in place until 17 January, and no new travel restrictions will be put in place. Vaccine passes will also come into force with the traffic light system.

Find out more about the new traffic light settings by region on this interactive map.

Image
10 days ago

Need a Plumber or Gasfitter

Joanne from Youngman Plumbing and Gas Ltd

Call Mike @ Youngman Plumbing & Gas Ltd, Certifying Plumber, Certifying Gasfitter -no call out fees affordable & reliable ph 0800 82 83 85

8 days ago

WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Learning about wine involves international travel in your glass. Here is our tasting today for the WSET Level 3. San Gregorio Fiano di Avellino DOCG from Campania, Italy, Argyros Atlantis Assyrtiko from Santorini Island, Greece, Masi Valpolicella Classico DOC, Emiliana Adobe Carmenere, organic wine… View moreLearning about wine involves international travel in your glass. Here is our tasting today for the WSET Level 3. San Gregorio Fiano di Avellino DOCG from Campania, Italy, Argyros Atlantis Assyrtiko from Santorini Island, Greece, Masi Valpolicella Classico DOC, Emiliana Adobe Carmenere, organic wine from Colchagua Valley, Chile, Fontodi Chianti Classico DOCG, Marques de Riscal Reserva, Voyager Estate, The Modern Cabernet Sauvignon from Margaret River, Western Australia.

Our Sunday WSET Level 3 tasting started with Massolino Moscato d'Asti; Jansz Premier Cuvée from Tasmania, Piper Heidsieck NV followed by Fortified wines Tio Pepe Palamino Fino, the outstanding Del Duque Amontillado VORS 30 years also from Gonzales Byass; Cazes Rivesaltes AOC Ambré 2004; Warres Otima Tawny Port 20 years; Campbells Rutherglen Muscat and Williams & Humbert Pedro Ximenez 12 years old sweet sherry.

We then wrote formal tasting notes for the following wines in preparation of the WSET Level 3 exam on Sunday 12 December.

Franz Hirtzberger Gruner Veltliner Federspiel 2016;
Alba de Vetus Albarino, Rias Biaxas 2019;
Mullineux Swartland Syrah 2014 and
Prats & Symington Post Scriptum, Touriga Nacional blend 2018, Douro, Portugal

Fascinating and captivating wines for sure!

8 days ago

Are mosquitoes keeping you up at night?

Exceed - we fix windows & doors

Hot summer nights are almost here and Exceed can help you keep the windows open without worrying about mosquitoes sneaking into your home ❌?

?Check out our blog to learn more about our fantastic insect & fly screens for windows!

Image
9 days ago

What are you looking forward to at the traffic light system?

Josephine Franks Reporter from North Shore Times

Kia ora neighbours, the traffic lights are in sight and we'd love to know what you're most looking forward to once Aucklanders have more freedom. Maybe it's being reunited with family outside Auckland, going to the pub, or just being able to hang out inside a friend's house … View moreKia ora neighbours, the traffic lights are in sight and we'd love to know what you're most looking forward to once Aucklanders have more freedom. Maybe it's being reunited with family outside Auckland, going to the pub, or just being able to hang out inside a friend's house (and use their loo!). Comment below to share your thoughts - use NFP if you don't want it published - or email josephine.franks@stuff.co.nz

Image
8 days ago

Picked in the morning, on your plate for lunch

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Dear neighbours,

Read about this Dunedin cafe where vegetables from the kitchen has been grown by the owner. The staples of pumpkins, beetroot, cabbage and carrots do well here, he says, with a wide variety of other crops including spring onions, kohlrabi, celery, fennel, kale, potatoes, … View more
Dear neighbours,

Read about this Dunedin cafe where vegetables from the kitchen has been grown by the owner. The staples of pumpkins, beetroot, cabbage and carrots do well here, he says, with a wide variety of other crops including spring onions, kohlrabi, celery, fennel, kale, potatoes, silverbeet, leek, mint and herbs. Yummy!

Image
9 days ago

STUDY ENGLISH WITH CONFIDENCE

TWOA

Step up with DynaSpeak, (FREE if you are NZ citizens, residents, permanent residents or refugees) Get the language skills you need to live, work and undertake further study in New Zealand.

We are currently taking enrolments for Foundation (beginners) up to level 5 (fluency) over the five … View more
Step up with DynaSpeak, (FREE if you are NZ citizens, residents, permanent residents or refugees) Get the language skills you need to live, work and undertake further study in New Zealand.

We are currently taking enrolments for Foundation (beginners) up to level 5 (fluency) over the five campuses (Queen Street, Albany, Botany, Mangere and New Lynn).

We have classes in the morning, afternoon (3 days per week) and Evening.

The New Zealand Certificate in English Language (NZCEL) Semester A 2022

- 19 weeks , Full Time
- Starting date: Monday, 28 February 2022
- Mid-term break: 19 -22 April 2022
- Finishing date: Friday, 8 July 2022

For more information visit www.dynaspeak.ac.nz or
Email:courses@dynaspeak.ac.nz
Know more

Image
9 days ago

Shrubs for relocation, pretty flowers

Christina from Hauraki

Hi All. We are building a deck and these soft leaf shrubs are looking for a “new home”. Come and take them away … x 5. Too nice to dump. Hardy, easy to shape, evergreen, grow low or tall. November flowering. Poor soil seems okay. Rain fed.
Christina

Free

M
9 days ago

Three 4L cans of Resene White Pointer Paint

Mary from Takapuna

1: Unopened : 4 L Space Cote Low Sheen Waterbourne Enamel Interior...suitable for top coat walls kitchen and bathroom. $80.
2: Unopened: 4 L Lustacryl Kitchen + Bathroom Interior Semi-gloss waterborne enamel. $80.
3: Opened and only a tiny bit used: 4 L Zylone Sheen Waterbourne low sheen … View more
1: Unopened : 4 L Space Cote Low Sheen Waterbourne Enamel Interior...suitable for top coat walls kitchen and bathroom. $80.
2: Unopened: 4 L Lustacryl Kitchen + Bathroom Interior Semi-gloss waterborne enamel. $80.
3: Opened and only a tiny bit used: 4 L Zylone Sheen Waterbourne low sheen interior. Suitable for top coat Lounge/Bedroom etc $70.

All 3 of these are $145 new at Resene. I bought these last February so they are only 10 months old. According to Resene, unopened paint is OK for about 10 years

Negotiable

Image
Top