25 days ago

Discover a new wine at New World

New World Devonport & Remuera

"Kia ora - John Orr from New World Devonport here. Keen to discover a new top drop in time for summer?

My favourite wine from this year’s New World Wine Awards is Chalk Hill’s Grenache Tempranillo 2018. As a fan of Rhone Valley Grenache blends, I really enjoyed this Australian variation because it has the full flavour of dark berry fruits with a nice subtle spiciness making it a real pleasure to drink.” And Vaki Plakic from New World Remuera’s pick is Stoneleigh’s Rapaura Chardonnay. “I’m usually a Hawkes Bay Chardonnay fan, but this year I discovered the Rapaura Chardonnay from Marlborough, which is rich in fruit flavour and well balanced. Plus, it’s this year’s Award’s Champion Chardonnay, so you can’t go wrong with this wine!”

Come into your local New World and explore the Top 50 Gold-medal winning wines – we have winners for every budget. Plus join us for complimentary wine sampling and try before you buy.
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42 minutes ago

Foundation North funding info session for NGOs

Training and Communications Coordinator from Auckland North Community and Development Inc.

4 December 2019, 9.30am-12.30pm
Channel View Lounge,
Mary Thomas Centre, 3 Gibbons Rd, Takapuna

Come and find out about funding opportunities with Foundation North and information about ANCAD's Free Community Accounting support service for NGOs. Foundation North has a range of funding programmes to support the good things that community organisations and NGOs do in Auckland and Northland.

Their Funding Advisors will be happy to talk through your project/idea, the types of things the Foundation can support and how to apply for funding. There will be presentations and one to one Q&A clinics.

Bring your questions - we're here to assist.
Morning tea will be provided.
We look forward to seeing you there.

For more information please phone: 09 486-4820
RSVP: info@ancad.org.nz

5 days ago

Attention: Bird Lovers and people with building skills.

Chris from Mairangi Bay

We'll be rescuing now-retired local legend "The Bird Lady" Sylvia Durrant's handmade aviaries and transporting them to the park we are making at Mairangi Arts Centre to bring them back to life and use in a self-learning programme about (among other things) DIY bird first aid.

I really need help/advice on how to dismantle and re-assemble the aviaries.

I would be super grateful if anyone can help in any way.

2 hours ago

Almost 40 Auckland beaches contaminated over weekend

Melanie Earley Reporter from North Shore Times

Hi neighbours, almost 40 beaches in Auckland have been deemed "high risk" after weekend rain.
According to Auckland Council's Safeswim database, 39 city spots posed the threat of causing illness from swimming.

Did you know which beaches were safe to swim at?

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