131 days ago

'Violating' drone seen over Auckland home before statue stolen

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi Neighbours,

So this is a concerning one - a drone was seen flying over a Te Atatū Peninsula woman's property the day before a $4500 statue was stolen from her garden.

The incident happened as the Government assesses what it can do about rogue and dangerous drone operators.

To read more, click here.

Are you worried about drones being used by thieves to case your property - or has this happened to you?

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25 minutes ago

Home and animal sitting

Debra from Herne Bay

Hi there neighbours :)...
Having found the perfect 3 month sit here on Neighbourly I am now looking to reserve my next home sitting position from the 9th March 2019 , can be a little flexible on dates , preferably here in Herne Bay / Ponsonby and surrounding areas, but will look at anything in Auckland that is near to public transport .

After owning my own home for many years , I'm now taking my house and or animal caring skills to home sitting.
I'm also an animal lover and keeper of gardens !

If you're looking for an impeccable , trustworthy person to look after your property and or animals don't hesitate to be in touch ...and ASAP as I do book out . :-)

I have several excellent references available !..

my email address is:

I look forward to hearing from you

Kind regards

3 hours ago

Everything you need to know about the latest fruit fly discovery

Sarah Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

Ōtara is in a fruit and vegetable lockdown after a facialis fruit fly was found.

It's the first time this particular fruit fly - which is native to Tonga - has been found in New Zealand, and it could be devastating to crops.

How has the fruit fly discovery affected you? Are you worried about purchasing local fruit and veges from the area? Will you still go to the Ōtara markets this weekend?

To find out how to spot the facialis fruit fly, and what to do if you see one, click here.

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2 hours ago

What's On: Tomorrow's Schools Review

Kristen from Newmarket

Public meeting to review proposed changes to way local schools are governed.  Presentations from the Chair of the Taskforce and three other speakers. Opportunity to ask questions.  Hosted by MP David Seymour
Tomorrow's Schools Review
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