Hi, I'm a new member and hoping this, is an appropriate place, for me to be posting..We have a daughter of 18. Who is interested in career in prosthetics/prop making for film and to a lesser extent special effects makeup. Do any members, have any recommendations. As to where, she can undertake some training or get some experience in these areas. In the Auckland region. She is very hands on and struggles with the written side of things. We look forward to your replies.
The Government has thrown $124 million at reducing the country’s growing waste pile, but not everyone agrees that’s enough.
Local Government NZ says the funding should be matched with a “strategic waste plan”, with the goal for New Zealand to be able to process its own waste onshore.
In the last decade, the amount of waste at council landfills has increased by 48 per cent.
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17.1% Yes, more money and time is better spent elsewhere17.1% Complete
82.9% No, NZ's waste and recycling system needs more focus82.9% Complete
Have you ever had a pest problem? I used to have a pet rat. They are smart, affectionate, clever little things. I'd never want to cause one unnecessary pain or suffering, which is why we've chosen to manage pests in our home with traps. It's not ideal, but it's better - and safer - than poison. I've done a little research on humane, effective vermin control during the wet months, when they like to come in from the cold. Take a look:
Hi Neighbours, The likely shape of Auckland Council's Emergency Budget is clearer with the mayor releasing his proposal for Thursday's final debate. Has he got it right ? Read the story below.