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16 hours ago

Get found fast & Win

The Team from Digital Boost

Go into the draw to win one of three $300 hampers from your favourite local business.

To automatically enter, all you need to do is log in, and watch Google My Business to learn about how easy it is to be found online.

The competition ends on the 12th of December 2021. The winners will be … View more
Go into the draw to win one of three $300 hampers from your favourite local business.

To automatically enter, all you need to do is log in, and watch Google My Business to learn about how easy it is to be found online.

The competition ends on the 12th of December 2021. The winners will be notified on Monday the 13th of December 2021.
Sign up today

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16 hours ago

Have your say on your local.

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Has the pandemic made you shop more locally? Do you feel like you can rely on your community?

Let us know in our State of the Neighbourhood survey and you could win 1 of 10 $100 Prezzy cards.
Take the survey

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1 day ago

Red Cross Shops welcome everybody!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Ashburton

Our Red Cross Shops welcome everybody. Customers don’t need to be vaccinated or show My Vaccine Pass to enter the shop under the Traffic Light System.
We look forward to seeing you all soon.

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1 day ago

Kelvinator washing machine

Adrienne from Lincoln

Kelvinator K605 6.0kg washing machine - old but still in good order and works well. Free, pick up from Springston.

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1 day ago

Red dragon plant (Persicaria)

Helen from Lincoln

Tolerates almost any soil in sunlight or shade, flowers for long periods.

Kids wanting to earn some pocket money, I have 25 for sale

$3 each or 2 for $5

Pick up Lincoln

Negotiable

1 day ago

🧡 Buying or selling a property at Orange? 🏘

Stephen from Stephen Watson - Real Estate NZ Ashburton

Read on and feel welcome to call anytime for any queries you have. ☎️0274339695☎️

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1 day ago

Learn new skills, unlock your future.

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa

Want to grow your knowledge and skills to boost your career options?

We can help you develop your skill set with one of our courses. From managing your money to starting a business, or upskilling in project management or leadership skills – we've got the courses to get you work ready.

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Want to grow your knowledge and skills to boost your career options?

We can help you develop your skill set with one of our courses. From managing your money to starting a business, or upskilling in project management or leadership skills – we've got the courses to get you work ready.

Enrolments are now open with classes starting in March 2022. Don’t miss out! Apply now.
Find out more

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1 day ago

FOR SALE: Jamis bike

AJ from Rolleston

Good condition Jamis Explorer 2.0 hybrid bike (cross between a road bike and a mountain bike). Comfortable upright riding position, suitable for both on-road and light off-road use. I recently purchased this bike secondhand for my Dad but unfortunately it's a bit too small for him! Hence why … View moreGood condition Jamis Explorer 2.0 hybrid bike (cross between a road bike and a mountain bike). Comfortable upright riding position, suitable for both on-road and light off-road use. I recently purchased this bike secondhand for my Dad but unfortunately it's a bit too small for him! Hence why I'm now selling it on. Great bike to get out and about on this summer 🌞🚲
✓ 18" frame
✓ new tyres
✓ 26" wheels
✓ 21 speed
✓ wide spring suspension seat
✓ kick stand
✓ free helmet
$100 ono

Negotiable

2 days ago

Pioneering a new way to live in retirement

Woodcote Retirement Village

When you choose a Ryman village, you’re free to do more of the things you love. Free to live life your way, secure in the knowledge that help’s here if you need it.

You can embrace today. Without worrying about the lawns, or the rates. It’s another example of how we’re pioneering … View more
When you choose a Ryman village, you’re free to do more of the things you love. Free to live life your way, secure in the knowledge that help’s here if you need it.

You can embrace today. Without worrying about the lawns, or the rates. It’s another example of how we’re pioneering retirement living.

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8 days ago

Tell us your Canterbury favourites

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

As part of a summer series, we are planning on running some top 10 lists for the best foods/places/activities in Christchurch/Canterbury.

Examples could be best summer foods in the region (ice cream, fruit etc), best wineries to visit, activities to try (adventure park, swim spots etc) or anything… View more
As part of a summer series, we are planning on running some top 10 lists for the best foods/places/activities in Christchurch/Canterbury.

Examples could be best summer foods in the region (ice cream, fruit etc), best wineries to visit, activities to try (adventure park, swim spots etc) or anything else that you enjoy to do in our backyard.

Please leave submissions of your favourite summer foods/places/activities and where to find them below in the comments, or by emailing reporters@press.co.nz

2 days ago

Why it’s important to choose an executor for your will.

Public Trust

When it comes to choosing an executor for your will, it's vital that you choose someone who will protect your legacy. A person you trust to fulfil your final wishes set out in your will. Scott Errington, Principal Trustee at our Timaru Customer Centre had a chat with stuff.co.nz recently on … View moreWhen it comes to choosing an executor for your will, it's vital that you choose someone who will protect your legacy. A person you trust to fulfil your final wishes set out in your will. Scott Errington, Principal Trustee at our Timaru Customer Centre had a chat with stuff.co.nz recently on the importance of an executor for your will.
Check out the article in the link below.

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2 days ago

Rolleston Repair Cafe - Free

Lincoln Envirotown Coordinator from Lincoln Envirotown

Repair Cafe
Saturday 4 December, 10am-1pm
Rolleston Community Centre
FREE

People will be on hand to assist with repairing an assortment of household items and machinery. So keep those ageing or broken items in order to give them a new lease of life!

We are planning to provide repairs for the … View more
Repair Cafe
Saturday 4 December, 10am-1pm
Rolleston Community Centre
FREE

People will be on hand to assist with repairing an assortment of household items and machinery. So keep those ageing or broken items in order to give them a new lease of life!

We are planning to provide repairs for the following:
Bikes by Fix ur Ride.

Electrical & Electronics including Computers, and
Household Appliances by Ecotech Services.

Clothing by two volunteer seamstress,

General repairs.

You do not need to register for this free event, just come along with your faulty items on the day. Last time this event was run, repairs of household appliances, clothes, and toys were made; along with no fewer than 8 bicycles coming out of garages and finding their way back to roadworthiness.


This event will take place with the following rules:
Vaccine Pass required for entry.
Masks must be worn at the Rolleston Community Centre, please scan in.
We ask you to remember to keep your distance from those not in your bubble.

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2 days ago

Dust off that camera...

The Team from Stuff

Calling all avid photographers! Our annual Summer Snap competition has kicked off.

We’ve teamed up with Canon for another year to give away six EOS Canon cameras, valued up to $2,699, to the most deserving amateur photographers.

Snap your summer between now and 31 January, choose one of … View more
Calling all avid photographers! Our annual Summer Snap competition has kicked off.

We’ve teamed up with Canon for another year to give away six EOS Canon cameras, valued up to $2,699, to the most deserving amateur photographers.

Snap your summer between now and 31 January, choose one of our six categories and head online to stuff.co.nz/summersnap to enter!

Our categories are:
- Great Outdoors
- People and Communities
- Kiwi Summer
- Thrill and Adventure
- Urban Life
- Bach and Backyard

Show us what your neighbourhood (and beyond) has to offer and and you could be taking your next photos with your very own Canon EOS.
ENTER NOW

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4 days ago

Nearly 120 years later, TG Macarthy continues to help those in need

Public Trust

Since its inception in 1912, and with the support of our Charities team TG Macarthy Trust continues to help New Zealand communities by awarding grants to not-for-profit organisations. Read about what the trust is getting up to, almost 120 years after it was established.

4 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.

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