Papatoetoe, Auckland

9 days ago

Streaming Services Increase Prices

The Team from NZ Compare

Attention NZ Streamers! As inflation takes its toll, major streaming services in NZ are increasing their prices.

Sitting back and watching your favourite movies will likely cost more money. So check them out! But don't worry, we've got tips to help you save without missing out on your… View more
Attention NZ Streamers! As inflation takes its toll, major streaming services in NZ are increasing their prices.

Sitting back and watching your favourite movies will likely cost more money. So check them out! But don't worry, we've got tips to help you save without missing out on your favourite shows! Stay tuned!

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10 days ago

What's On: AP Friends Meet the Artist

Michael from Puhoi

Auckland Philharmonia Bassists, John Mietus and Lachlan Radford will curate a selection of music for us. This will be followed by an interview with The AP Librarian Robert Johnston .
AP Friends Meet the Artist
  • Ellerslie War Memorial Community Centre
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10 days ago

What's On: Probus Club Of Mangere Bridge

Lynley from Mangere

Active retirees are invited to come along for morning tea, fun, friendship and guest speaker. Meets 10am Friday 26th April, Bridge Park Bowling Club, 27A Taylor Road, Mangere Bridge. Welcome
Probus Club Of Mangere Bridge
  • Probus Club Of Mangere Bridge
35 days ago

Visit our new SPCA Op Shop in Botany 🎉

The Team from SPCA Auckland - Centres & Op Shops

We are excited to join the local neighbourhood with our new SPCA Op Shop in Botany! Come in and visit our friendly team and have browse through all the treasures we have to offer, there is something for everyone.

We accept donations of clothing, home and kitchenware, books, furniture, toys, dvds… View more
We are excited to join the local neighbourhood with our new SPCA Op Shop in Botany! Come in and visit our friendly team and have browse through all the treasures we have to offer, there is something for everyone.

We accept donations of clothing, home and kitchenware, books, furniture, toys, dvds and more. We also greatly appreciate clean shopping bags and wooden coat hangers. If you'd like to volunteer with us, please visit us in-store or apply online at www.spca.nz...

📍 Botany Junction, Unit 43/277 Te Irirangi Drive, Flat Bush, Auckland 2019
📞 09 869 2442
🕛 Mon to Sun 9:30-5:30pm

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10 days ago

Have you seen this girl?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Police are appealing for information from the public to assist them with locating Nga-Hou-E-Whā, who was last seen in Māngere on the afternoon of Sunday 7 April 2024.

Here's what you need to know:
- She is believed to be wearing a light blue tie-dyed long sleeve top, dark blue or black … View more
Police are appealing for information from the public to assist them with locating Nga-Hou-E-Whā, who was last seen in Māngere on the afternoon of Sunday 7 April 2024.

Here's what you need to know:
- She is believed to be wearing a light blue tie-dyed long sleeve top, dark blue or black trackpants, and black and white Adidas shoes.
- She is also riding a bike of a similar style to the one pictured, but described as pink or gold in colour. It has a brown basket and carrier tray as in the picture.
- Police understand she could be anywhere across Tāmaki Makaurau.

Police and her family are concerned for her wellbeing and want to see her return home safety.

If you have seen Nga-Hou-E-Whā or have any information that may assist in locating her please contact Police immediately on 111, referencing file number 240406/8377.

UPDATE: She has now been found and is safe and well.

10 days ago

Ryman Prize Awarded to Brain Health Expert

Bruce McLaren Retirement Village

Canadian clinical neuroscientist and researcher Professor Vladimir Hachinski has been announced the winner of the 2024 Ryman Prize - an annual $250,000 grant for the world’s best discovery, development, advancement or achievement that enhances the quality of life for older people.

The prize … View more
Canadian clinical neuroscientist and researcher Professor Vladimir Hachinski has been announced the winner of the 2024 Ryman Prize - an annual $250,000 grant for the world’s best discovery, development, advancement or achievement that enhances the quality of life for older people.

The prize was presented by Prime Minister Christopher Luxon at a ceremony at Logan Campbell Village in Auckland today, celebrating the major contribution Professor Hachinski has made to the diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and the links between ‘the terrible three’ - stroke, dementia and coronary heart disease.

Click read more for the full article.

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12 days ago

DAYLIGHT SAVINGS REMINDER⏰️

Clarance from Otara

Just a friendly reminder to everyone that it is Daylight Savings tomorrow morning @ 3:00am so dont forget to put your clocks back 1 hour from 3:00am. May you all have a safe & happy weekend now my Neighborly Neighbors, all love from ya Neighborly Uso👋😎

11 days ago

Meals on Wheels volunteers needed in South Auckland

New Zealand Red Cross

At New Zealand Red Cross we recruit and coordinate volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels to people who are unable to cook for themselves. Every weekday all around the country, 250 volunteers are on the roads delivering hot, healthy lunches. Last year we distributed over 700,000 meals.

We are … View more
At New Zealand Red Cross we recruit and coordinate volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels to people who are unable to cook for themselves. Every weekday all around the country, 250 volunteers are on the roads delivering hot, healthy lunches. Last year we distributed over 700,000 meals.

We are struggling to fill the rosters for volunteer drivers in South Auckland and need up to 70 more drivers. Could you spare just a couple of hours late morning once a week or fortnight? We provide training and support – and your fuel costs will be reimbursed.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer driver, you can apply apply online or call the contact centre on 0800 RED CROSS (0800 733 27677).

Check out our website

Please consider becoming a Meals on Wheels volunteer driver, especially if you can deliver to Māngere Bridge, Māngere, Māngere East, Favona, Papatoetoe, Otara, Manukau City Centre, Otahuhu and Mt Wellington.
sign up now

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11 days ago

Stay healthy for them this winter.

Ministry of Health

Get the best protection you can before winter. The flu vaccine is free if you’re over 65. It’s also free for pregnant people and for many others with certain underlying health conditions, including diabetes, heart and lung diseases, and mental health conditions.

To book your flu vaccine … View more
Get the best protection you can before winter. The flu vaccine is free if you’re over 65. It’s also free for pregnant people and for many others with certain underlying health conditions, including diabetes, heart and lung diseases, and mental health conditions.

To book your flu vaccine contact your doctor, pharmacy or healthcare provider, or visit
Find out more

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11 days ago

Prizes for Neighbourly members

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

We've randomly chosen five members to win a $50 chemist gift card each. The winners are:

Jim Edwards from Lower Hutt

Caroline Low from Whangarei

Sarah Currey from Marshlands

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We've randomly chosen five members to win a $50 chemist gift card each. The winners are:

Jim Edwards from Lower Hutt

Caroline Low from Whangarei

Sarah Currey from Marshlands

Talia Rammage from Timaru

Julian La Rosa from Blenheim

Get in touch with our Helpdesk team before the 23rd of April to claim your prize by heading here.

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12 days ago

It’s the weekend again

Derek from Papatoetoe

It’s the weekend again so time for another laugh. But sadly this is also true

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12 days ago

Have you got your tickets yet?

Heart Foundation Lotteries

Don’t miss out! For only $15 a ticket, you could be in to win this brand-new, fully furnished Jennian home located in stunning Taupō, worth just over $1 million.

Featuring three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an open-plan kitchen, living and dining area, this home is waiting to be loved by its … View more
Don’t miss out! For only $15 a ticket, you could be in to win this brand-new, fully furnished Jennian home located in stunning Taupō, worth just over $1 million.

Featuring three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an open-plan kitchen, living and dining area, this home is waiting to be loved by its new owner.

Make this property your permanent residence, a holiday home, a rental, or you can simply sell it! Get your tickets today at heartlottery.org.nz.
Buy tickets now

12 days ago

What's On: Papatoetoe Community Network meeting

Papatoetoe from Papatoetoe

The Network meets next Thursday 11 April with guest speakers from the Middlemore Foundation, Pacific Vision Aotearoa and updates from Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board. Come along and share community information.
Papatoetoe Community Network meeting
  • Vedic Centre
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17 days ago

Supermarket aisle rage

Derek from Papatoetoe

Please we so need to do this in a supermarket

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13 days ago

Why We Change the Clocks

The Team from NZ Compare

Time to FALL BACK! Use that extra hour to compare your bills with NZ Compare and you could save hundreds of dollars!

Daylight saving ends Sunday at 0300, don't forget to adjust your clocks!

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