34 days ago

Why 2021 will be the year of the long weekend

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

Good news – 2021 is set to be the year of the long weekend.

Five out of 10 public holidays will be Mondayised (or Tuesdayised in one case) next year, which means if you work a standard Monday to Friday week, you can look forward to some extended breaks.

In fact, once you’ve tacked on the weekends, you’ll end up getting a whopping 25 days off out of those 10 stat days, plus your region’s anniversary day.

To find out how to get the most out of your annual leave next year, click here.

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1 hour ago

Sign up for a free social enterprise workshop and networking dinner

Tāmaki AKL

Do you have a business in Glen Innes, Point England or Panmure? Tāmaki Regeneration invites you to sign up for its free LEVEL UP ‘Social Enterprise’ workshop on Thursday, October 29.

This four-hour workshop, followed by dinner and networking, is designed for early-stage businesses or those developing a new product or service. You’ll come away with tools and tactics to help develop a strong social enterprise strategy.

There are six free LEVEL UP workshops for businesses in Tāmaki. For more information and to secure your tickets, please click here.
Secure your tickets

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20 days ago

Tanks for doing your part

The Team from Auckland Council

Act now to beat the water shortage:
• Install a rainwater tank (resource consent fees waived).
• Maintain your tank (check guttering is clear).
• Install water saving devices (shower head/taps).
• Install a water sensor to monitor your usage.

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19 hours ago

Could you be "The Namer" and find Auckland's new brand?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, Officially the short-list has been drawn up for a new name for the merged council agencies ATEED and RFA. But here's the criteria - see if you can do better. What would you call it? Read the story below: