The Brook, Nelson

34 days ago

Kai Fest cancelled over Covid concerns

Tim Newman Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Whakatū Marae and Founders Heritage Park made the joint decision to cancel the festival, scheduled for Waitangi Day, taking into account an “incredibly challenging” 2020, and the ongoing threat of Covid-19.

What do you think of the decision - and will it affect your Waitangi Day plans?

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33 days ago

Smiths

Smith City

This ad may just send you to sleep. Sleepyhead Matrix Beds are half price. Shop now

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33 days ago

Free banana boxes to give away

Sally from Nelson South

Free banana boxes to give away 027 408 5793

Free

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33 days ago

Doves wanted

Sally from Nelson South

Doves wanted 027 408 5793

Free

34 days ago

How much control does your boss have over your life?

Kelly Dennett Reporter from Sunday Star Times

The Sunday Star-Times is investigating the increasing creep of control your boss might have over your life outside work. This might include having to send photos of your remote working space (or having it personally checked off), having to abide by a social media policy, not being able to express … View moreThe Sunday Star-Times is investigating the increasing creep of control your boss might have over your life outside work. This might include having to send photos of your remote working space (or having it personally checked off), having to abide by a social media policy, not being able to express political views in social settings, or not being able to have a secondary income. Does this sound familiar? Have you got a story to tell? Email kelly.dennett@stuff.co.nz

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34 days ago

Nelson intermediate uniform

Vicky from The Brook

Have got some Nelson intermediate uniform item for sale. All still in very good condition, feel free to ask questions. Open to reasonable offers. Have got a brand new pair of shorts, tag removed, never worn & a shirt that was only worn for 2 hours on the last day of the year. Feel free to ask … View moreHave got some Nelson intermediate uniform item for sale. All still in very good condition, feel free to ask questions. Open to reasonable offers. Have got a brand new pair of shorts, tag removed, never worn & a shirt that was only worn for 2 hours on the last day of the year. Feel free to ask for more photos, can’t figure out how to add more

Negotiable

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34 days ago

Doves wanted

Sally from Nelson South

Doves wanted 027 408 5793

Free

34 days ago

How to make colourful coasters

The Team from Resene ColorShop Nelson

Whether it’s summer or winter, throwing a cocktail party is always a good idea. Add to the fun with these colourful coasters painted using Resene testpots – they’re so easy to DIY.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create your… View more
Whether it’s summer or winter, throwing a cocktail party is always a good idea. Add to the fun with these colourful coasters painted using Resene testpots – they’re so easy to DIY.

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

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34 days ago

Free banana boxes to give away

Sally from Nelson South

Free banana boxes with lids to give away 027 408 5793

Free

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34 days ago

Free range eggs for sale

Sally from Nelson South

Free range eggs for sale, fresh everyday 027 408 5793

Price: $6.50

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34 days ago

Wanted gold fish or tropical fish

Sally from Nelson South

Wanted gold fish or tropical fish 027 408 5793

Free

34 days ago

Luxury Care Suites in the heart of Nelson

Oceania Healthcare

Located in the heart of Nelson, Green Gables is our newest offering for luxury Care Suite living. Thoughtfully designed to provide Rest Home & Hospital care with all the comforts of home, you can relax knowing that you won’t have to move again, even if your needs increase.

Each Care Suite … View more
Located in the heart of Nelson, Green Gables is our newest offering for luxury Care Suite living. Thoughtfully designed to provide Rest Home & Hospital care with all the comforts of home, you can relax knowing that you won’t have to move again, even if your needs increase.

Each Care Suite comes with a spacious living area, ensuite bathroom and kitchenette, so you can still enjoy a cuppa with family and friends just as you always have.

To find out more about living in a Care Suite, book in a viewing today.
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35 days ago

It will be bittersweet gift for one mentee when he receives a book from his dying mentor.

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Sean Thomas is living on borrowed time but he's been using it to write a book for his young friend whom he was paired with five years ago through Big Brothers Big Sisters.

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35 days ago

Antenatal classes go online and show up traditional class methods

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Since Covid, society is functioning a little less face to face and while it may not be all good news, for antenatal classes, going online has many benefits as tutor and participants discover.

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37 days ago

Razor blades in the walls....

Kylie Klein Nixon Reporter from Homed

Has anyone ever seen something like the image below in an older Kiwi home? Does anyone remember them from their childhood? These strange slots allowed you to rid yourself of an old razor and never think of it again...but it also meant, years down the track, that someone renovating would be in for a… View moreHas anyone ever seen something like the image below in an older Kiwi home? Does anyone remember them from their childhood? These strange slots allowed you to rid yourself of an old razor and never think of it again...but it also meant, years down the track, that someone renovating would be in for a nasty, rusty surprise.
I'm certain I've seen something like this here in Aotearoa-NZ, but can't for the life of me recall where. It was in the back of the medicine cupboard. Let us know if you've seen, had - or have - one in your home.

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