East Tamaki Heights, Auckland

20 days ago

Daylight savings

Janita from Driving Miss Daisy - Botany

This Saturday night, your clock goes forward by 1 hour - remember to reset.

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20 days ago

Ready the spring forward this weekend!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

It's that time again! Daylight saving is this weekend. So don't forget - clocks spring forward one hour this Sunday morning. #theregoesthesleepin

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21 days ago

Volunteer at Auckland Museum

The Team from Auckland Museum

Have you ever wanted to get closer to our exhibitions, collections and give back to the people of Auckland? Becoming a Weekend Information Desk Volunteer is a great way to get amongst it at Auckland Museum!

If you’re a friendly, helpful person who would enjoy helping visitors and you’ve got … View more
Have you ever wanted to get closer to our exhibitions, collections and give back to the people of Auckland? Becoming a Weekend Information Desk Volunteer is a great way to get amongst it at Auckland Museum!

If you’re a friendly, helpful person who would enjoy helping visitors and you’ve got a knack for communicating clearly, we would love to hear from you. You’ll receive full workshop-based training to make sure you’re skilled to field questions and provide helpful information to Museum visitors.

We ask for a commitment of approximately one half-day shift per week or per fortnight, typically on Saturday or Sunday. We would love to hear from you if you have availability on Fridays and/or Mondays also. We are seeking people who are able to make a genuine, long-lasting commitment to being an Auckland Museum volunteer

Here’s your chance to help shape the experience people from Auckland, the rest of New Zealand and the rest of the world have at Auckland Museum.
Apply here!

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21 days ago

Exciting career opportunity with Neighbourly!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Join us and work at Neighbourly, New Zealand's own social network. With a user base of over 760,000 members, we want to redefine what community can mean online. As a Software Engineer with Neighbourly, you will be part of a team which is directly improving the way New Zealanders connect and … View moreJoin us and work at Neighbourly, New Zealand's own social network. With a user base of over 760,000 members, we want to redefine what community can mean online. As a Software Engineer with Neighbourly, you will be part of a team which is directly improving the way New Zealanders connect and come together all the way from Bluff to Kaitaia.

This is a dynamic role where no two days are the same. Day to day you will be:

● Responsible for the successful engineering, testing, deployment and support of the Neighbourly product
● Mentoring and coaching other engineers in the team to ensure practices and culture aligns with the overall Engineering Practice.
● Grow your skills in a full stack of technology including front end, back end and test engineering.
Learn more

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21 days ago

Should there be less politicking and more progress?

Todd Niall Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi Neighbours, Councillor Penny Hulse is stepping out of politics after 27 years in Auckland. She has reflected on successes, but also the rising "Trumpification" of politics, and excess point-scoring around the council table. Do you agree ? Read the story below:

(Please type NFP if your… View more
Hi Neighbours, Councillor Penny Hulse is stepping out of politics after 27 years in Auckland. She has reflected on successes, but also the rising "Trumpification" of politics, and excess point-scoring around the council table. Do you agree ? Read the story below:

(Please type NFP if your comment is not for print)

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22 days ago

Quality Panmure Apartments from $22,750 deposit!

Rethinking Space

Buyers can also now obtain a Welcome Home Loan (now called a First Home Loan) with just a 5% deposit, which for a $455,000 one-bedroom apartment in our brand new space:1 development is a very affordable $22,750. If you qualify for the renamed First Home Grant and have Kiwisaver funds you can use, … View moreBuyers can also now obtain a Welcome Home Loan (now called a First Home Loan) with just a 5% deposit, which for a $455,000 one-bedroom apartment in our brand new space:1 development is a very affordable $22,750. If you qualify for the renamed First Home Grant and have Kiwisaver funds you can use, it makes it even easier!

● 2 bedroom apartments from $599,000

$3,000 Whiteware package for any unconditional sale during September*

● Fleet of electric vehicles for use by residents
● Targeted Homestar 7 sustainability rating
● Only a 10% deposit required
● FREE electric scooter with each apartment
● End of 2019 completion date

For further information contact Christina Ngawati:
021 232 7477 | christina@legacy.co.nz
Learn more

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22 days ago

Would you try co-living?

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi neighbours, Auckland is set to get another upmarket dormitory-style "co-living" house for adults where residents pay up to $360 to rent a room and share communal facilities like the kitchen, bathrooms and living areas with 21 neighbours. The Coh, a luxury boarding house, has been so … View moreHi neighbours, Auckland is set to get another upmarket dormitory-style "co-living" house for adults where residents pay up to $360 to rent a room and share communal facilities like the kitchen, bathrooms and living areas with 21 neighbours. The Coh, a luxury boarding house, has been so popular since opening on Symonds St on July 22 that its owner is planning to open another. What do you think of the co-living concept? Would you try it? Please write "NFP" if you don't want your comment to appear in print.

22 days ago

Sofa repair

Aman from Flat Bush

Anyone or anyplace do sofa repair.

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22 days ago

How do you think Auckland Council has done this term?

Todd Niall Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi Neighbours, Auckland Council meets for the last time on Thursday before heading to October's local body elections. Progress has been made but there has also been a lot of squabbling and spite. Do you think the councillors have done well? Read the story below.

(Please type NFP if your … View more
Hi Neighbours, Auckland Council meets for the last time on Thursday before heading to October's local body elections. Progress has been made but there has also been a lot of squabbling and spite. Do you think the councillors have done well? Read the story below.

(Please type NFP if your comments are not for print)

23 days ago

Drive to work? Park with Parkable.

Parkable

Hey Aucklanders!

Affordable, stress-free parking has come to Auckland and we need your help to grow!

Parkable is an app that eases the morning stress by allowing you to find, reserve, and pay for parking via your phone. Simply download the Parkable app and use the map to find a park near your… View more
Hey Aucklanders!

Affordable, stress-free parking has come to Auckland and we need your help to grow!

Parkable is an app that eases the morning stress by allowing you to find, reserve, and pay for parking via your phone. Simply download the Parkable app and use the map to find a park near your destination.

- Commute with confidence by reserving a park 30 minutes in advance
- Choose from conveniently located parks (and watch this space for even more options to come!)
- Park to suit your budget and only pay for the time you use

As a member of Neighbourly, get your first parking session free by using the promo code 'NEIGHBOUR'.
Download the app

23 days ago

Volunteering for Victim Support, Information Evening

Victim Support

Hi Neighbours, Victim Support are currently recruiting new volunteers in Counties-Manukau who can be there to help people coping with the impacts of crime and trauma.

Volunteers receive comprehensive training and support from our professional team, and no qualifications or experience are … View more
Hi Neighbours, Victim Support are currently recruiting new volunteers in Counties-Manukau who can be there to help people coping with the impacts of crime and trauma.

Volunteers receive comprehensive training and support from our professional team, and no qualifications or experience are required.

You’re invited to join us for an information evening to learn more about how you can become a Victim Support Volunteer Support Worker:

6.00-8.00pm, Wednesday 2 October
Friendship House
20 Putney Way
Manukau CBD

(Snacks provided)

Contact us at events@victimsupport.org.nz or 09 263 2733 to RSVP, or to arrange a discussion about volunteering if you can’t make it along.

Thanks – we look forward to seeing you there!

Grace and the Victim Support Counties team
Find out more

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24 days ago

Will you vote in the council elections ?

Todd Niall Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi Neighbours,
In 2016 on 38.5 per cent of Aucklanders voted in the local body elections. That's worse than the national average of 42 per cent. So with papers now in most homes, will you complete the ballot paper and post it back by October 12? Read the story below:


(Please type NFP if you … View more
Hi Neighbours,
In 2016 on 38.5 per cent of Aucklanders voted in the local body elections. That's worse than the national average of 42 per cent. So with papers now in most homes, will you complete the ballot paper and post it back by October 12? Read the story below:


(Please type NFP if you comments are not for print)

23 days ago

Cafe Cooking 101

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Over three sessions, learn to cook classic recipes you find in New Zealand's innovative cafes. Start with learning basic knife skills and then transform your vegetable cuts into delicious salads followed by learning how to make blueberry muffins, cookies, eggs benedict and more!

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Over three sessions, learn to cook classic recipes you find in New Zealand's innovative cafes. Start with learning basic knife skills and then transform your vegetable cuts into delicious salads followed by learning how to make blueberry muffins, cookies, eggs benedict and more!

Registration link below!

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23 days ago

Do you know a Kind Neighbour?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

We're looking for all the kindness heroes in your neighbourhood and we want to hear all about them. Nominate someone today, to be our weekly AMI Kind Neighbour and your special neighbour could feature in the community newspapers around New Zealand as an inspiration to us all. Plus, if your … View moreWe're looking for all the kindness heroes in your neighbourhood and we want to hear all about them. Nominate someone today, to be our weekly AMI Kind Neighbour and your special neighbour could feature in the community newspapers around New Zealand as an inspiration to us all. Plus, if your nomination is chosen and features in the community newspapers then you'll both receive a $50 Prezzy® card from us!

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