29 days ago

Swimming warnings at Auckland beaches

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Auckland Council has alerted beach-goers to 39 city spots that have a "high risk" of illness from swimming.

The warnings come after yesterday's deluge of rain that overloaded parts of the storm and wastewater networks. A black alert indicating a very high risk of illness from swimming was issued for Castor Bay just after 3pm yesterday.

It's recommended that people do not enter the water while the warnings are in place.
Check here to see where's safe to swim.
Source: NZ Herald

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1 day ago

ROOM FOR RENT IN AVONDALE

Jeannie from New Lynn

Listing on behalf of a friend

Room for rent in Avondale/Mt Albert Boarder....About 5min walk to Avondale Train Station,Close to Mt Albert Pakn cost will be $180PW board plus expenses which covers Water,Internet,Power which cost of that can be discuss further over the fone :) Buy your own food...... Its a Lovely 3bedroom House Nice Open Lounge and Kitchen shared with My lovely Friend and her 2 kids Daughter 11yrs,Son 21yrs so a nice relaxed comfortable family home also shared with a Cat named Cookie :) If you maybe interested to discuss further Please contact Tina on 0220161236 Thanks (Photos added of the room for rent which also has a small wardrobe and some nice shelving and well as both doors have handy hangers available to hang Coats and Jackets :)

3 days ago

Hazy weekend for New Zealand.. again

Caroline Williams Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hazy skies caused by the tragic Australian bush fires are set to linger this weekend.
Northwesterly winds have blown a hazy plume of smoke across the Tasman Sea, and while it has mostly affected the South Island in recent weeks, it has moved up the country.
The "robust plume" is expected to head to the South Island late on Saturday.
The haze has been causing a yellowish-orange, hue at sunset, making for some sweet sunset photos. Share your photos in the comments!
(Our photo is of the sun setting over the Waitākere Ranges, taken by visual journalist Ricky Wilson.)

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5 hours ago