Hillsborough - Lepperton, New Plymouth

9 hours ago

Is that a teahouse on Stewart Island?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Why yes it is, and it's also a man cave, a shed, and a builder/engineer's retirement project. Little wonder Allan Jones' quirky build is a runner-up in the 2021 Resene Shed of the Year competition run by NZ Gardener.

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6 hours ago

Flying High Hot Air Balloon Ride - Photo competition

Elvisa from Fitzroy

Post a photo on Facebook or Instagram showing your eco-friendly or sustainable ACTION OR PROJECT and be in to WIN a short, tethered ride on the Flying High Hot Air Balloon with aeronaut, Andrew Parker!

How to enter:
- Post your photo on Facebook or Instagram *
- Tag @sustainabletaranaki in the … View more
Post a photo on Facebook or Instagram showing your eco-friendly or sustainable ACTION OR PROJECT and be in to WIN a short, tethered ride on the Flying High Hot Air Balloon with aeronaut, Andrew Parker!

How to enter:
- Post your photo on Facebook or Instagram *
- Tag @sustainabletaranaki in the post
- In the description of your post, include your name, age and school, organisation or group:

(example)
Erin Smith
Age 12
Hawera Intermediate

*Alternatively, you can email your entry (photo and above info) to elvisa@sustainabletaranaki.org.nz
- Entries close Monday April 19th @5pm
- Winning posts will be announced and contacted Tuesday 20th April

Check out more details here:
www.sustainabletaranaki.org.nz...

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18 hours ago

Resene Upcyling Awards - don't forget!

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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1 day ago

Mobility Scooter

Keith from Hurworth

Wanted : Pride Pathfinder 140XL under $3,000.00

1 day ago

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ

Come together for good with friends, whānau and workmates by hosting a Pink Ribbon Breakfast this May. You’ll be joining thousands of Kiwis around the country to raise vital funds for Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

You can host any time in May, and by taking part, you’ll be helping fund … View more
Come together for good with friends, whānau and workmates by hosting a Pink Ribbon Breakfast this May. You’ll be joining thousands of Kiwis around the country to raise vital funds for Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

You can host any time in May, and by taking part, you’ll be helping fund ground-breaking work by some of our country’s top breast cancer researchers, educate people about breast health, and provide free support services for breast cancer patients and their families.

What are you waiting for! Sign up today.
Find out more

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5 days ago

Sons Bike Stolen From Fitzroy Dairy

Renée from Fitzroy

KiaOra koutou
Our 14 year old son has had his bike stolen at approximately 4.30pm from outside the dairy in Fitzroy next to the TAB. He was only in store for a minute and some sad opportunist stole his bike. It is his only mode of transport to NPBHS and was bought new for his birthday 14 months … View more
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Our 14 year old son has had his bike stolen at approximately 4.30pm from outside the dairy in Fitzroy next to the TAB. He was only in store for a minute and some sad opportunist stole his bike. It is his only mode of transport to NPBHS and was bought new for his birthday 14 months ago. It is a black Trek mountain bike like the picture below.. Anyone with any information could you please message me or leave a message on 0212727106. Thank you in advance, Renée

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2 days ago

What's On: New Plymouth Bike Kitchen

Stuart from Westown

New location! Free help with bike repair. Volunteer learner mechanics needed. 2nd hand bikes available for koha. Sat 10 am - 1 pm and Wed 5.30 - 7 pm
New Plymouth Bike Kitchen
  • Metro Plaza
2 days ago

What's On: New Plymouth Bike Kitchen

Stuart from Westown

New location! Free help with bike repair. Volunteer learner mechanics needed. 2nd hand bikes available for koha. Sat 10 am - 1 pm and Wed 5.30 - 7 pm
New Plymouth Bike Kitchen
  • Metro Plaza
3 days ago

Independence with support you can count on

Ryman Healthcare Limited

Serviced apartments come with the support that makes life easier.

Your fixed base weekly fee includes a chef-prepared meal every day, morning and afternoon tea and housekeeping.

Your electricity, heating, air-conditioning costs and building maintenance are also covered, providing you with … View more
Serviced apartments come with the support that makes life easier.

Your fixed base weekly fee includes a chef-prepared meal every day, morning and afternoon tea and housekeeping.

Your electricity, heating, air-conditioning costs and building maintenance are also covered, providing you with certainty about your living expenses.
Learn more

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3 days ago

Sewing machine wanted

Alison from New Plymouth

Wishing to purchase a reliable sewing machine. I gave mine away and now find I would like to do some sewing and teach the grand-daughter the lost art of making ones own clothing.

3 days ago

Why not make a birdbath out of your rhubarb leaf?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Yes you can! NZ Gardener's DIY guru Jacob Leaf shows you how.

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3 days ago

Concert for children

Beth from Highlands Park

Music concert for children. Gold coin, relaxed environment. Come and dance along April 17th 1100 or 1300. See poster attachment. City Life Church NP

Price: $1

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3 days ago

What's On: School Holiday Fun Art Classes

Heidi from Strandon

at Gover St Gallery. Wednesday and Thursday 21st and 22nd/ 28th and 29th April. 10am-12.30. Everything supplied including snacks and drinks. Fun,Creative,Busy, Informative. Booking Essential. More info goverstgallery@gmail.com. Tel. 067574278
School Holiday Fun Art Classes
  • Gover St Gallery
4 days ago

Hey Taranaki Neighbours!

Pepper Construction

Did you know Pepper Sheds is a division of Pepper Construction?

Pepper Construction is a well-established family run Taranaki based construction company who have been building since 1936.

We are the official distributor of Fair Dinkum Sheds here in Taranaki.
Fair Dinkum Sheds are regarded … View more
Did you know Pepper Sheds is a division of Pepper Construction?

Pepper Construction is a well-established family run Taranaki based construction company who have been building since 1936.

We are the official distributor of Fair Dinkum Sheds here in Taranaki.
Fair Dinkum Sheds are regarded as the leading Cold-Formed Steel Buildings in Australasia. How good is that?!

Check out our App and start building your dream shed right away.
Start building now

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4 days ago

Flying High Hot Air Balloon Event

Elvisa from Fitzroy

A free family event!
In collaboration with Sustainable Taranaki, the Flying High Charitable Trust is bringing their hot air balloon to Taranaki this April 2021. The tour aims to promote and inspire sustainable innovation. The three events will provide an introduction and pathway for kids and their … View more
A free family event!
In collaboration with Sustainable Taranaki, the Flying High Charitable Trust is bringing their hot air balloon to Taranaki this April 2021. The tour aims to promote and inspire sustainable innovation. The three events will provide an introduction and pathway for kids and their families to live more sustainably, create positive change for future generations, and foster innovation.

Energy, transport, waste, sustainable living and sustainable communities are just some of the themes that aeronaut, Andrew Parker, will chat about to inspire children and their families to think about how they can help to create a sustainable future for generations.

Learn more here: www.sustainabletaranaki.org.nz......

Check back for details of the Kids Photo Competition!

The Flying High series of events are kindly funded by TSB Community Trust, organised by Sustainable Taranaki, and supported by Phil Jones Multimedia Artist and the New Plymouth District Council.

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4 days ago

5 important learning skills for children

NumberWorks'nWords New Plymouth

As educators, it is important for us to instil useful learning skills in children so that they can grow, develop, and gain the necessary skills to succeed in life. At NumberWorks’nWords, we can help your child build and strengthen their learning skills through a tailored curriculum.
Check out … View more
As educators, it is important for us to instil useful learning skills in children so that they can grow, develop, and gain the necessary skills to succeed in life. At NumberWorks’nWords, we can help your child build and strengthen their learning skills through a tailored curriculum.
Check out the full blog to explore 5 important learning skills for children! ?

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