Forrest Hill, Auckland

8 hours ago

NZTA warns it could close the Auckland Harbour Bridge during storm

Caroline Williams Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi neighbours. Transport authorities have pulled double-decker buses from the Auckland Harbour Bridge and are warning it could close completely during a massive storm forecast for much of the country. this weekend.

MetService previously said travel disruptions are likely this weekend, as severe … View more
Hi neighbours. Transport authorities have pulled double-decker buses from the Auckland Harbour Bridge and are warning it could close completely during a massive storm forecast for much of the country. this weekend.

MetService previously said travel disruptions are likely this weekend, as severe gales, heavy rain and big waves batter the country, followed by cold Antarctic air bringing snow to low levels in the deep south.

Meteorologists believe the storm could be “one of the most widespread severe weather events this year”.

Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) general manager of transport services Brett Gliddon advised motorcyclists and those driving high-sided vehicles to avoid the bridge.

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10 hours ago

Baby stuff

Toby from Unsworth Heights

Price see photo:
5. Booster seat-only used as spared one. Washable cover.
6. Baby Bath - if purchase any of two items can be free!
7.Portable cot mattress- foldable and washable. Can be use as seat pad.
8. Two sides drawing board- very sturdy.
Please Contact 0220599551 to pick up.

Negotiable

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10 hours ago

Baby boy stuff

Toby from Unsworth Heights

Price see photos
1. Digital scale- need 2 AA battery
2. 1-2year old sleeping bag. Removable hand and feet cover. Easy to wear and change nappy with zip on top and leg. Light Stain around neck
3. 6-12 month old blue jacket and all in one pant. Light stained
4. Cot bumper set- some stains.
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Price see photos
1. Digital scale- need 2 AA battery
2. 1-2year old sleeping bag. Removable hand and feet cover. Easy to wear and change nappy with zip on top and leg. Light Stain around neck
3. 6-12 month old blue jacket and all in one pant. Light stained
4. Cot bumper set- some stains.
Please Contact 0220599551 for pick up.

Negotiable

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10 hours ago

Campbells Bay Tennis Club School Holiday Programme

Tash from Castor Bay

The holidays are underway but there is still time to get the children into tennis camp next week at Campbells Bay Tennis Club. A week of fun, friendships and tennis 🎾🎾

Sign up here: kiwitennis.co.nz...

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3 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 … View more
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 day ago

Become a detective at Auckland Museum

The Team from Auckland Museum

Follow clues and discover which stories are fact or fake with the kids these school holidays! Start our free trail by grabbing a free copy of The Tāmaki Truth from the Museum entrance and guide yourself through the Museum to reveal secrets and stories.

Free with Museum entry, running until … View more
Follow clues and discover which stories are fact or fake with the kids these school holidays! Start our free trail by grabbing a free copy of The Tāmaki Truth from the Museum entrance and guide yourself through the Museum to reveal secrets and stories.

Free with Museum entry, running until Sunday 11 October – read more here.
Learn more

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1 day ago

School Holiday

Anne from Unsworth Heights

Hi Neighbours, any activities on school holiday for our teens?

1 day ago

New Season Stock out now!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Wairau Park

Hi Neighbours,
Spring is here! Head down to your nearest Red Cross Shop and check out our new season stock!
We can't wait to see you!

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1 day ago

Election 2020: Northcote candidates for local MP

Ripu Bhatia Reporter from Community News

In the lead up to the 2020 election, Stuff is keeping voters up to date with what’s happening in their electorate, through Neighbourly. Here’s what you need to know about the candidates in the running to be Northcote’s MP.

The person elected will be the voice for your region in Parliament.… View more
In the lead up to the 2020 election, Stuff is keeping voters up to date with what’s happening in their electorate, through Neighbourly. Here’s what you need to know about the candidates in the running to be Northcote’s MP.

The person elected will be the voice for your region in Parliament. If you’re having trouble getting entitlements or dealing with Government departments, they can help. If your community needs funding for certain projects or activities, or there isn’t enough healthcare in the area, the elected MP can step in and help.

Northcote is based around the suburbs of Auckland's North Shore that are closest to the northern end of the Auckland Harbour Bridge. In addition to the eponymous Northcote, there are Birkenhead, Birkdale, Beach Haven and the southern end of Glenfield.

1 day ago

Do you get our free gardening ezine?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

In this week’s issue we say avocados are the fruit we all long to grow. It’s time to plant salad greens in containers, inspire junior gardeners, turn lawns into new garden beds and repot and feed hippeastrums.

We list 10 trees to plant to attract birds to your garden for shelter and a … View more
In this week’s issue we say avocados are the fruit we all long to grow. It’s time to plant salad greens in containers, inspire junior gardeners, turn lawns into new garden beds and repot and feed hippeastrums.

We list 10 trees to plant to attract birds to your garden for shelter and a year-round food supply. Plus go in the draw for fertiliser and soil enhancer from Fodda and there’s another chance to win Mr Fothergill’s ultimate garden pack.

Delivered every Friday to your email inbox, Get Growing digital magazine offers seasonal gardening advice from the NZ Gardener magazine's team of experts. Each week we answer all your burning questions on raising fruit and veges and tell you the top tasks to do in your backyard this weekend. Subscribe here:

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1 day ago

Foenander Art Gallery

Sally Ann from Takapuna

Oliver Cain, Takapuna Grammar former student, recent UNITEC graduate’s solo art show opened last night at the Foenander Art Gallery in Mount Eden. It is on for 3 weeks until the 12th October.

www.foenandergalleries.co.nz...

1 day ago

Hospice Needs Your Help

Hazel from Windsor Funerals

Help Harbour Hospice raise vital funds AND support a family in need with a funeral package. Can you help us help a family whose loved one is dying? By donating to this page, you are not only helping Harbour Hospice raise vital funds, you’re also supporting a family in need to farewell their loved… View moreHelp Harbour Hospice raise vital funds AND support a family in need with a funeral package. Can you help us help a family whose loved one is dying? By donating to this page, you are not only helping Harbour Hospice raise vital funds, you’re also supporting a family in need to farewell their loved one without the worry of how to pay for their funeral.

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1 day ago

What is double glazing?

RetroFit Double Glazing - Auckland North

What is double glazing? We’ve put together some information that might help you with your research if you're considering getting retrofit double glazing click here to read. If you’re interested, we offer a free no obligation quote click here or call us on 0800 658 658.

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1 day ago

Paint a hat box

The Team from Resene ColorShop Takapuna

Turn a cardboard lidded hat box into a stylish piece of home décor using Resene testpots, with a tribal twist.

When painting with a tribal theme, throw perfection out the window and embrace crooked lines, texture, and less than perfect paint techniques to get a more organic result.

Make the most… View more
Turn a cardboard lidded hat box into a stylish piece of home décor using Resene testpots, with a tribal twist.

When painting with a tribal theme, throw perfection out the window and embrace crooked lines, texture, and less than perfect paint techniques to get a more organic result.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create your own

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1 day ago

Resene Cambridge needs help to return the shop's pet cat, Timmy.

Resene

Some supernatural help has been hired in the hope customers and staff at the Resene shop in Cambridge will one day be able to see their favourite furry face again.

Timmy, a handsome 4-year-old tabby, disappeared one weekend in August from his cat house at the rear of the premises. Customer Paul … View more
Some supernatural help has been hired in the hope customers and staff at the Resene shop in Cambridge will one day be able to see their favourite furry face again.

Timmy, a handsome 4-year-old tabby, disappeared one weekend in August from his cat house at the rear of the premises. Customer Paul Norfolk and wife Gloria had looked all over town for their favourite store cat, along with the shop’s manager, Kerry Mason, and her staff.

“Timmy is such an icon around Cambridge, everyone knows him as the Resene cat,” Gloria said.
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2 days ago

Bespoke Furniture Services | Nostalgia™

Callum from Terraspore

As time passes memories grow fonder and so do our connection towards the objects that fill them. Whether it be a stool or desk, we understand nostalgia is something to be cherished and protected.

Terraspore replicates your oddities by piecing together old photos or videos, then to be crafted from… View more
As time passes memories grow fonder and so do our connection towards the objects that fill them. Whether it be a stool or desk, we understand nostalgia is something to be cherished and protected.

Terraspore replicates your oddities by piecing together old photos or videos, then to be crafted from new material and restored to their former glory. Ready to create new memories once more.

The Process:

1. Initial consultation where we will collect as much information and resources as possible to paint a picture of your nostalgic item.

2. A detailed proposal will be tailored to your needs outlining deliverables, budget, and timeframes.

3. Ideation phase, where sketches are turned into 3D models, providing detailed 360° views of your design.

4. These models will be sent to manufacturing to be CNC'd, hand-crafted, assembled, delivered, and installed in your humble abode.

*This service is notexclusively limited to furniture, however must be conceivably replicable.

We are available every weekday until late, if this is a service you are interested in, please don't hesitate to contact us to book an initial design consultation or inquire for further information.

Ciao,
Callum Sutherland | Founder Terraspore Limited

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