165 days ago

Record-breaking Lego models coming to Auckland Museum this summer

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Eastern Courier

Hi neighbours, The tallest model made of Lego in the Southern Hemisphere is coming to Auckland. A 7.5m tall replica of Nasa's Space Launch System (SLS), made from 450,000 Lego bricks, will go on display at Auckland Museum on December 3. It's part of a large new exhibition which also includes the largest ever Lego Caterpillar 797 dump truck, a 4.5m long Shinkansen train, and a more than 3m long Antonov 225 aeroplane.

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6 days ago

Howick Botany Neighbourhood Street Coordinators

Shelley from East Tamaki Heights

Please join us at our AGM on Wednesday 14th April 2021 at Willowbank School (56 Middlefield Drive) in their staffroom at 7.30pm, if you are, or would like to be, a Howick Botany Neighbourhood Street Coordinator.

There is no pressure to fill any positions, as the current committee is happy to restand, but we are always looking for new ideas and new committee members are very welcome. We would love to see you at the meeting and have some New World vouchers, that have kindly been donated by New World Howick, to give away. Light refreshments will also be available.

Hoping to see you there.
Cheers
Shelley (Secretary / Treasurer)
howickbotanynhs@gmail.com

13 hours ago

Prospa National Winner - Bossman Dairy - Creagh St Store!

Prospa

Jazz and his family are proud to be serving their customers and the local community!

Jazz loves being a Kiwi and greets every customer into his shop with a broad grin. A friendly smile, a positive can-do attitude and is passionate about running his store. That’s Jazz's simple but effective recipe for success running a local business.

Jazz and his family operate Bossman Dairy - Creagh St Store and are hailed as the “ultimate friendly shopkeepers” by his customers. Now Jazz has been recognised for his dedication to the community by being named the country’s National Winner in the Prospa Local Business Hero Awards. Jazz and his family are the proud winners of a prize package worth $10,000!

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Nomination Quote - Jazz and his family - Bossman Dairy - Creagh St Store
"Every member of this family who serves in the shop are very friendly, helpful and always smiling. They get to know all their customers and I have never walked into a shop that makes you feel so welcome. During our first lockdown for Covid, they put food such as milk, bread, out for people who may need it free of charge."

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18 hours ago

What's On: Meditate in Howick

Michelle from Mount Eden

Learn Buddhist techniques to improve the quality of your life with meditation. www.meditateinauckland.org............... $15/$10 Beginners welcome, come any week.
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