Western Lake, Featherston

16 days ago

Way Back Wednesday

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

This is a famous image. What can you remember about it?

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15 days ago

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15 days ago

Forever home wanted for Eve the Highland Cow

Eileen from Greytown

Eve has lost her paddock mate Fairy and urgently needs new friends. Eve is a full blood Highland cow, is very quiet and easy to look after.
If you can give her a home with other Highlands.
please call 0274949114

15 days ago

This Wellington business needs your support!

Prospa

A huge congratulations to Meredith and Craig Butland from Avalon Service Centre. This local legend is a finalist in the Prospa Local Business Hero Awards.

Now they need your vote to give them a chance to take home a prize package worth $10,000!

Good on you, and good luck, Meredith and … View more
A huge congratulations to Meredith and Craig Butland from Avalon Service Centre. This local legend is a finalist in the Prospa Local Business Hero Awards.

Now they need your vote to give them a chance to take home a prize package worth $10,000!

Good on you, and good luck, Meredith and Craig. Thanks for bringing joy to your community.

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Nominated by Maureen Coomer from Lower Hutt: "Meredith and Craig Butland and their team do a wonderful job, always keep me updated on what is happening and go the extra mile to make sure every job is to the customer's satisfaction. They drop people at their workplaces and pick them up when work on the car is finished, have courtesy cars available, do excellent mechanical work and are just really nice folk. They take the time to talk to customers about anything and are great neighbours to the local residents. Avalon Service Centre are definitely our local heroes in Avalon."
Vote for Meredith and Craig

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17 days ago

Poem penned to curious pre-schooler

Seamus Boyer from Wellington City Council

It’s not too often that Council officers reply to queries from the public with poems about poop. In fact, it’s fair to say a recent response to 4-year-old Joshua might well be the first.

Read the story, and the poem, here: wellington.govt.nz...

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16 days ago

MEDIA RELEASE: Long Term Plan and Spatial Plan consultations open for community feedback

Amy Wharram from South Wairarapa District Council

Consultation is now open for SWDC's Long Term & Spatial Plans. To view the document, and to find out how to make a submission please visit swdc.govt.nz...

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17 days ago

Way Back Wednesday

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

Where do you think this is? Hint, there is a well known building on the site now.

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16 days ago

Empty used Tins.

Tarnz from Wallaceville - Whitemans Valley

Hi everyone, I have some free tins here if anyone has a use for them. A few chocolate ones and wafers and a biscuit Tin. Pick up is Wallaceville.

Free

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18 days ago

Love rugby? Get all the action delivered straight to your inbox

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

We've launched a newsletter to deliver all of the rugby action - from on and off the field - straight to your inbox.

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Hi neighbours,

We've launched a newsletter to deliver all of the rugby action - from on and off the field - straight to your inbox.

Stuff's Oval Office wraps the weekend's rugby highlights, the casualty ward, stories you might have missed and our team of the week - sent each Monday evening at 7pm.

Love rugby? Sign up here.

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17 days ago

Cardboard boxes

Daniel from Greytown

Mainly my food bag boxes. Good for packing. All flattened. 18 or so of them

Free

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21 days ago

Friday Feathered Friend

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

We again feature words and a picture from Louise Thomas.

"Maple never could get the hang of standing on one leg. Her partner Kevin (aka Bacon) was frequently knocked over by her losing her balance. She said it was because her inner ear acted up in the Southern Hemisphere. Canada geese (Branta… View more
We again feature words and a picture from Louise Thomas.

"Maple never could get the hang of standing on one leg. Her partner Kevin (aka Bacon) was frequently knocked over by her losing her balance. She said it was because her inner ear acted up in the Southern Hemisphere. Canada geese (Branta canadensis) at the Hutt River."

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20 days ago

Pet of the Day: Meet Gerrie

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

Karen Gerrie is the proud mum this week

"Bayley is our four year old Staffy Cross. I got her from the Wellington SPCA at six months old. She loves the beach, playing and chasing her other dog friends, and her favourite toy."

Remember if you want your pet featured on Neighbourly, email … View more
Karen Gerrie is the proud mum this week

"Bayley is our four year old Staffy Cross. I got her from the Wellington SPCA at six months old. She loves the beach, playing and chasing her other dog friends, and her favourite toy."

Remember if you want your pet featured on Neighbourly, email us on yourpet@dompost.co.nz with a recent photo. Please remember to say what suburb you live in.

18 days ago

Resene Upcyling Awards - Start Submitting!

Resene

Don't forget to submit your upcycled creations in the Resene Upcycling Awards. Whether it's an old item you've spruced up or something you've found a completely new purpose for, we want to see your work!

Submit your entry in the 2021 Resene Upcycling Awards by sharing your … View more
Don't forget to submit your upcycled creations in the Resene Upcycling Awards. Whether it's an old item you've spruced up or something you've found a completely new purpose for, we want to see your work!

Submit your entry in the 2021 Resene Upcycling Awards by sharing your upcycled masterpiece with your neighbours. Multiple entries are welcome - don't forget to include your before and after pics and mention any Resene products you've used!
Get Upcycling now

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20 days ago

Under the Stars Amazing Easter Space Race

Kiri Carroll from Masterton & Martinborough i-SITE Visitor Centres

Race around Martinborough testing your space knowledge with the Under the Stars Amazing Easter Space Race! 🚀

This app-based space race game is a perfect family activity ideal for children aged 8-12. The Space Race launches from the Waihinga center park at 10 am on Saturday 3rd April.

Tickets … View more
Race around Martinborough testing your space knowledge with the Under the Stars Amazing Easter Space Race! 🚀

This app-based space race game is a perfect family activity ideal for children aged 8-12. The Space Race launches from the Waihinga center park at 10 am on Saturday 3rd April.

Tickets sold here:
www.eventfinda.co.nz...

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21 days ago

Wairarapa Farmers' "Natural Fibre" Market

Kiri Carroll from Masterton & Martinborough i-SITE Visitor Centres

Join the Wairarapa Farmers’ Market where they will celebrate the wonderful Wairarapa Natural Fibres.

Extra stalls and a variety of activities, are planned, including spinning, knitting, and felt crafts. And we are especially excited to show harakeke weaving and Maori carving. There will be … View more
Join the Wairarapa Farmers’ Market where they will celebrate the wonderful Wairarapa Natural Fibres.

Extra stalls and a variety of activities, are planned, including spinning, knitting, and felt crafts. And we are especially excited to show harakeke weaving and Maori carving. There will be stalls selling naturally dyed wool and natural fiber products as well as our usual fresh and local produce.

www.eventfinda.co.nz...

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