88 days ago

Poll: Should NZ schools have gender-neutral uniforms?

Sarah Reporter from Stuff

A new law in Wales says schools are required to have gender-neutral uniforms.

This means that while uniforms can include both skirts and pants, schools can't label these as "girls" or "boys" items.

Should NZ follow suit?

To read more, click here.

Should NZ schools have gender-neutral uniforms?
  • 51.1% Yes
    51.1% Complete
  • 48.9% No
    48.9% Complete
1743 votes
More messages from your neighbours
1 day ago

Poll: Will you be celebrating Halloween?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Halloween is coming up on October 31, and there'll be lots of spooktacular-ly dressed trick or treaters around the neighbourhood!

Are you looking forward to seeing them? Will you be celebrating Halloween?

Will you be celebrating Halloween?
  • 9.8% I love it - one of my favorite times of the year
    9.8% Complete
  • 2.2% I use it as an excuse to dress up!
    2.2% Complete
  • 22.4% Hate it - we shouldn't celebrate evil and darkness
    22.4% Complete
  • 36.6% It's a nuisance - I won't be answering the door on the night
    36.6% Complete
  • 29.1% It's just like any other day for me
    29.1% Complete
1606 votes
1 day ago

Motueka Pool Fundraising - Big Raffle Draw results

Sue from Motueka

NEWSFLASH - Big Raffle Draw

Motueka Pool Fundraising BIG RAFFLE Draw No. 4 results

1st Prize $500 Ticket No. 107

2nd Prize $200 Ticket No. 818 (donated back to Pool funds)

3rd Prize $200 Ticket No. 275 (donated back to Pool Funds)

4th Prize $100 Ticket No. 401

Last week's 1st prize of $500 was also donated back to the pool

Thank you for your support - and good luck to you all for next week's draw.


Silent Auction: Two nights accommodation @ Kaiteriteri Lodge (subject to availability) value $440 - the winning bid for this auction was $253.00 www.kaiterilodge.co.nz.... Many thanks to the Kaiteriteri Lodge for this fundraising opportunity.

Quiz Night: Thurs Oct 10th - This was a fun night with 16 teams participating in some interesting questions! Thanks Dave and the Sprig and Fern - the Pool benefited by $463.30

Movie - Ride Like a Girl Thurs Oct 24th @ State Cinema Motueka tickets $16 which includes two raffle draws. Ph/Txt Sue 027-544-3002 for tickets

Web Page Our new web page has had 2538 hits to date, if you haven't had a look - take a few minutes to catch up on the updates.

1 day ago

Win a double pass to the 2020 House Tours

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

NZ House & Garden House Tours are coming to a region near you!
February and March 2020, we invite you to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

This year we’re heading to five fabulous locations: Bay of Islands, Taupō, New Plymouth, Blenheim and Dunedin - which of these summer destinations would you love to head to?

Tell us your preferred destination and your favourite local hot-spot via this link to be in to win a double pass to the House Tour of your choice!

Entries close 24th October 2019.
Enter now