Golflands, Auckland

25 days ago

We Say/You Say: Am Cup Highlights

The Team from Community News

Hi Auckland,

What a show it's been! What's been your favourite moment of the 36th America's Cup? (Aside from taking out the cup of course!)

After a nail-biting final race yesterday afternoon, Emirates Team NZ have won the Auld Mug.

Team New Zealand completed a 7-3 victory … View more
Hi Auckland,

What a show it's been! What's been your favourite moment of the 36th America's Cup? (Aside from taking out the cup of course!)

After a nail-biting final race yesterday afternoon, Emirates Team NZ have won the Auld Mug.

Team New Zealand completed a 7-3 victory over Italy's Luna Rossa on Waitematā Harbour on Wednesday with a 46-second win to lift the Auld Mug for a fourth time.

Share your highlights below and don't forget to type NFP if you don't want your comments used in your community paper.

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24 days ago

Indoor pot plant holder

The Team from Resene ColorShop Botany Downs

Make your own indoor planter and paint it in your favourite bold Resene colour to bring a bit of nature indoors to enjoy year round.

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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25 days ago

Eye on Nature Free Whānau Day

Eye on Nature

Bring your whānau to South Auckland’s signature environmental event offering fun for all ages. This is a FREE Family Day set at the stunning Auckland Botanic Gardens on Saturday 27 March.

Get connected to nature through family-friendly interactive activities, games and workshops.

Explore … View more
Bring your whānau to South Auckland’s signature environmental event offering fun for all ages. This is a FREE Family Day set at the stunning Auckland Botanic Gardens on Saturday 27 March.

Get connected to nature through family-friendly interactive activities, games and workshops.

Explore the trail for the full Eye on Nature experience! Enviro leaders, activities, games and performers will be spread out for your family to enjoy at this amazing outdoor adventure in the beautiful Botanic Gardens.

Wanna learn more? Head to the Beautification Trust’s Facebook event.
Learn more

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25 days ago

Boarding at Auckland Grammar School

Auckland Grammar School

Applications are now open to Auckland Grammar School’s boarding hostel, Tibbs House, for 2022. Founded in 1962, Tibbs House provides accommodation, study and recreational facilities for 120 boarders. Boarders are supported by eight full time Masters who offer a wide range of teaching subjects and… View moreApplications are now open to Auckland Grammar School’s boarding hostel, Tibbs House, for 2022. Founded in 1962, Tibbs House provides accommodation, study and recreational facilities for 120 boarders. Boarders are supported by eight full time Masters who offer a wide range of teaching subjects and activities, as well as nightly study guidance.

Boarding Scholarships are also available. Apply now.

To apply, visit our website to download an application form. Alternatively, contact the Director of Boarding, Mr Frank Haszard at f.haszard@ags.school.nz.
Apply now!

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25 days ago

Monterey cinemas howick

Natalie from Dannemora

They have a deal on grabone at the moment

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25 days ago

In-home Personalised 3D Kitchen Designs Special!!! From Just $195!

Kev from Benchtop Installers Auckland

Hi Neighbours,

We are offering an extra special opportunity to have us visit with you at your home and discuss what your dream kitchen could look like!

Price special - $195! Use * PROMO CODE * NEIGHBOUR (Valid until April 30th 2021)

Up to 1 hour in-home consultation. We will also bring some … View more
Hi Neighbours,

We are offering an extra special opportunity to have us visit with you at your home and discuss what your dream kitchen could look like!

Price special - $195! Use * PROMO CODE * NEIGHBOUR (Valid until April 30th 2021)

Up to 1 hour in-home consultation. We will also bring some inspiration materials to help you understand what will work for you including colour samples, stone samples and even kitchen handles!

You will receive for your kitchen project:

Floor plan

High Level of Details

4 Renderings

3D Modelling

Contact us at info@benchtopinstallers.co.nz or at the link below.


Pictures attached of a recent project.

25 days ago

Double baked Cheese Soufflé: Puffed and golden, straight from the oven and covered in molten cheese

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Freshly baked Danish pastries with apricot and blueberry; some filled with Remonce, the traditional Danish filling made by creaming softened butter with sugar and cinnamon
Puffed & golden double baked cheese soufflé. All in a day’s work by our Advanced cookery chefs.

25 days ago

Congrats Team NZ!

Kaitlin Bell from Harcourts Milestone

We did it!! A huge congratulations to Emirates Team New Zealand for officially winning the America's Cup 2021. Such a proud moment for New Zealand. #TeamNZ #emiratesteamnz #proud

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25 days ago
30 days ago

Waiuku family fleeced by 'handyman' helped by community

Colleen Hawkes Reporter from Homed

The Edgecombe family of Waiuku, who have been forced to list their house this week, have paid dearly for accepting the cheapest quote for their renovation - and they want to warn others. But they are incredibly grateful for the volunteers, including professional tradies, who have helped put their … View moreThe Edgecombe family of Waiuku, who have been forced to list their house this week, have paid dearly for accepting the cheapest quote for their renovation - and they want to warn others. But they are incredibly grateful for the volunteers, including professional tradies, who have helped put their home back together again.

26 days ago

Upcycling Awards is back for 2021!

Resene

Do you have old things lying around that you've been meaning to spruce up or recreate? It's time to unleash your DIY skills and bring out your inner artistic spirit. Resene and Neighbourly are challenging everyday Kiwis like YOU to take part in the Resene Upcycling Awards.

Give us … View more
Do you have old things lying around that you've been meaning to spruce up or recreate? It's time to unleash your DIY skills and bring out your inner artistic spirit. Resene and Neighbourly are challenging everyday Kiwis like YOU to take part in the Resene Upcycling Awards.

Give us your all, we want to see your creations! Check out some of last years' entires here.

Take part in the 2021 Resene Upcycling Awards. There are four great prizes worth $500 up for grabs: a $200 Resene voucher and a $300 Prezzy® card!
Learn more

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26 days ago

Gnocchi for the Advanced, cookery students

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Gnocchi Parisienne using choux pastry and béchamel sauce garnished with parsley by our Advanced, cookery chef students.

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26 days ago

Another 10 out 0f 10 rating

Linda from The Morrisons - Ray White

Very happy to receive a 10/10 from our last sale. We provide comprehensive feedback both verbal and written so our vendors can make informed decisions at all times. For service you would expect call me now Linda Morrison 021 274 6311.

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31 days ago

Should the singalong be Rod Stewart or Kiwi "Sailing Away" ?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, America's Cup fans around the country can join a special sing-along to Sir Rod Stewart's "Sailing". But what about our own 1986 hit "Sailing Away"? In this story, have a sneak peak at Rockin' Rod's singalong video:

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26 days ago
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