Kiwis have been mispronouncing place names for decades, but that doesn't make it tika (correct). As part of Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori Stuff asked tutors at NMIT to take us through how to say some commonly mangled place names. Have a look at the video on this story for some tips. What tips do you have?
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?
9.8% I love it - one of my favorite times of the year9.8% 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 darkness22.4% Complete
36.6% It's a nuisance - I won't be answering the door on the night36.6% Complete
29.1% It's just like any other day for me29.1% Complete
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
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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.