Northcote, Auckland

44 days ago

Start the new year with a good deed!

Sammy Smith from Round the Bays

Not sure what charity to run for this summer? Join us and run for our offical charity partner - Auckland City Mission!

Established in 1920, Auckland City Mission quickly grew to be one of Auckland’s most influential social service providers and still is to this day. If you choose to run for The… View more
Not sure what charity to run for this summer? Join us and run for our offical charity partner - Auckland City Mission!

Established in 1920, Auckland City Mission quickly grew to be one of Auckland’s most influential social service providers and still is to this day. If you choose to run for The Mission you not only are supporting a local charity but one that supports those in need with food, housing and medical care.

Make sure you register at www.roundthebays.co.nz... and tick off this bucket list event while supporting an amazing cause!

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44 days ago

PFK Pest Plant Hit Squad - Monday 18th January

The Team from Pest Free Kaipātiki Restoration Society (Inc.)

The PFK Pest Plant Hit Squad are visiting Monarch Ave, Hillcrest this Monday 18 Jan. Meeting at corner of Monarch Ave and Hume Dve, Hillcrest from 9:30am to 11:30am.

To help remove 🌱 moth plant and 🌿 wild ginger and woolly nightshade from the area.

1️⃣ Look out for these serious weeds … View more
The PFK Pest Plant Hit Squad are visiting Monarch Ave, Hillcrest this Monday 18 Jan. Meeting at corner of Monarch Ave and Hume Dve, Hillcrest from 9:30am to 11:30am.

To help remove 🌱 moth plant and 🌿 wild ginger and woolly nightshade from the area.

1️⃣ Look out for these serious weeds in your area - see the photos

2️⃣ Pull or dig up the plants if you can - visit pestfreekaipatiki.org.nz/pest-plant-resources for more details and safety advice

3️⃣ If you can’t get to them safely or the job is too large, report the locations to pestplants@pestfreekaipatiki.org.nz with details and/or photos (or ask us about our pest plant reporting app).

Together we can rid our neighbourhoods of these dangerous pest plants and protect Kaipātiki ❤️

For more information email pestplants@pestfreekaipatiki.org.nz

44 days ago

How to create your own blackboard city

The Team from Resene ColorShop Birkenhead

Create your own mini city, using wood offcuts and Resene FX Blackboard Paint for hours of playing fun for your children. When they’re not busy playing with them, use them to decorate the top of drawers or a window sill.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy project idea from Resene. … View more
Create your own mini city, using wood offcuts and Resene FX Blackboard Paint for hours of playing fun for your children. When they’re not busy playing with them, use them to decorate the top of drawers or a window sill.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy project idea from Resene. Find out how to create your own.

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45 days ago

URGENTLY WANTED LARGE DOG CRATE

Lynda from Belmont

Hi I found a female staffy today, female that cant stay at the vets overnight, i need a carte to house it tonight, happy to leave a deposit with you for the crate, can you help me please lynda 0274065646

44 days ago

Quality Louvres, Accessible Prices

The Louvre Company

Hi Neighbours,

We provide powder coated aluminium, motorised Roof Louvres, from start to finish. Our NZ Made and Designed roof louvres have an integrated gutter system and are operable with a remote controller. Extending your outdoor living with the perfect sun and rain control. We also … View more
Hi Neighbours,

We provide powder coated aluminium, motorised Roof Louvres, from start to finish. Our NZ Made and Designed roof louvres have an integrated gutter system and are operable with a remote controller. Extending your outdoor living with the perfect sun and rain control. We also specialize in manually operable louvre and fixed louvres.

Get your free quote today! Call or email with the rough measurements of your louvre, and find out for yourself that TLC has quality NZ made and designed louvres for accessible prices!

info@thelouvrecompany.co.nz
0800 852 669 (TLC NOW)
Visit us online

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44 days ago

Le Roys Bush Reserve Tracks

John Gillon from John Gillon - Kaipatiki Local Board

Le Roys Bush Reserve Tracks:
The track from the carpark up to Wilding Ave opened recently and includes a new section of boardwalk and new staircase. This section is pram-friendly until you reach the bottom of the stairs.
All of Le Roy's Bush should now be open except for the connection through… View more
Le Roys Bush Reserve Tracks:
The track from the carpark up to Wilding Ave opened recently and includes a new section of boardwalk and new staircase. This section is pram-friendly until you reach the bottom of the stairs.
All of Le Roy's Bush should now be open except for the connection through to Le Roy Terrace/Hinemoa Street.

For the latest kauri track closure information, check out this online map:
aucklandcouncil.maps.arcgis.com...

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45 days ago

Lady Vintage Momentum Bike

Cindy from Takapuna

Lady Vintage Momentum Bike, 7 gears. In mint condition. Only ridden it three times as it's a bit big for me. I think it fits height taller than 1.65cm lady comfortably. Pick up from Takapuna. Let me know if you're interested.
Thanks.

Price: $140

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45 days ago

Lady Waterproof windproof Jacket for Sale

Cindy from Takapuna

I bought this jacket online and got the size wrong. It's too big for me so I only tried it on. It's almost new. Size L, it's more like size 14. From smoke-free and pet-free family. Let me know if you're interested. Thanks.

Price: $30

45 days ago

Cafe Cooking 101

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Our kitchen is smelling fantastic today as our High School Cooking 101 students have prepared some classic cafe dishes today, Apple and Sultana/Raisin muffins topped with icing sugar and Quiche Lorraine made with their own shortcrust pastry and served with fresh Mesclun salad.

46 days ago

Explore art in Tāmaki Makaurau this summer

The Team from Auckland Council

By exploring the stories behind Auckland's art, you’ll learn more about the creativity of our artists and discover a different way to experience the city this summer.

Visit our Auckland Public Art / He Kohinga Toi website: aucklandpublicart.com

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45 days ago

Book your experience with Private chef Nicolini

Juliane Nicolini Dalves from Nicolini

YOU CREATE THE OCCASION - I WILL DO THE REST.Let me Know what cuisine you are craving and give me some quick details about your kitchen to start receiving personalized menu proposals from me. You just have to choose your favorite proposal!

nicolinichef.co.nz...
0212575911 Juliane Nicolini

45 days ago

“Accounting for small business in xero” course in Birkenhead

Natalia from Birkenhead

The corse will start on Wednesday February 24th at 6.30pm. Location: Birkenhead

46 days ago

We Say, You Say: Auckland's New Leaf

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Hi Auckland,

What should Auckland Council prioritise this year?

Auckland Council plans to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and is set to be one of the biggest challenges that is facing council leaders in 2021.

The Auckland Climate Plan is set to be released to the public for … View more
Hi Auckland,

What should Auckland Council prioritise this year?

Auckland Council plans to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and is set to be one of the biggest challenges that is facing council leaders in 2021.

The Auckland Climate Plan is set to be released to the public for consultation in February, with Councillors already opting for the smaller of the two climate budget proposals.

Water management, both water access and waste water systems are also set to come under review, with Watercare scaling back many projects, which may end up postponing completion by a number of years.

Share your thoughts below and don't forget to type NFP if you don't want your comments used in the Conversations section of your local paper.

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45 days ago

Your summer, sorted in the north Auckland

The Team from Auckland Council

Explore what's on in Auckland and find an event near you. Get summer sorted with free activities, hikes, beaches, pools and more. See what's on near you at ourauckland.nz/summer. Find out more

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46 days ago

Good news!

The Team from New Zealand Police

Thanks to the brave and quick actions of these members of the public (pictured centre and centre right) – an offender who was trying to make a getaway after stealing money from a Henderson dairy was stopped and swiftly arrested. 👏

Earlier this month, one of the owners of the store was working… View more
Thanks to the brave and quick actions of these members of the public (pictured centre and centre right) – an offender who was trying to make a getaway after stealing money from a Henderson dairy was stopped and swiftly arrested. 👏

Earlier this month, one of the owners of the store was working behind the counter when a man entered the store and demanded money.

He walked behind the counter to the cash register and took a large sum of money, but the owner very quickly managed to activate the anti-theft smoke canon and the offender fled the shop.

Seeing what happened, the members of the public chased the offender and caught him, holding him until Police arrived soon afterwards.

He was then arrested and taken into custody.

A 40-year-old man has been charged with theft and was due to appear in the Waitakere District Court last week.

The money taken was returned to the dairy owners (pictured on the left), who were very grateful to those who stepped in to help.

A great result and example of people going above and beyond to look out for people in their local community.

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