Maraetai, Auckland

9 days ago

Favourite discoveries on NZ travels

Lorna Thornber Reporter from Stuff Travel

Hi everyone,
We'd be keen to hear about your discoveries on your recent travels around New Zealand. Were there any small towns, activities or attractions that surprised you, for better or for worse? Did you come across any lesser-know spots you think more Kiwis should check out? Which small … View more
Hi everyone,
We'd be keen to hear about your discoveries on your recent travels around New Zealand. Were there any small towns, activities or attractions that surprised you, for better or for worse? Did you come across any lesser-know spots you think more Kiwis should check out? Which small towns do you think deserve more visitors than they get? Please remember your comment may be included in an article unless you state that you don't want it to be. Cheers.

4 days ago

SuperSeniors Newsletter August 2020

The Team from Office for Seniors

Hi Neighbours!

Our August SuperSeniors Newsletter is out now, and it's filled with lots of handy information and opportunities for seniors.

This issue includes a story about the benefits of volunteering and how to get involved, as well as an update on the changes to NZ Super and … View more
Hi Neighbours!

Our August SuperSeniors Newsletter is out now, and it's filled with lots of handy information and opportunities for seniors.

This issue includes a story about the benefits of volunteering and how to get involved, as well as an update on the changes to NZ Super and Veteran's Pension.

Even if you aren't over 65 yourself, check it out and share it with the older people in your life.

Click here to read our August newsletter: bit.ly...
Or to subscribe to the newsletter follow this link: bit.ly...

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7 hours ago

What's On: Public meeting with Pakuranga candidates

Chris from Pakuranga Heights

Find out where the candidates standing in the general election election stand on the issues. All welcome.
Public meeting with Pakuranga candidates
  • St Mark's Catholic Church
20 hours ago

Bowel Cancer – You’re never too young

Bowel Cancer

Bowel cancer can strike at any age. Each year about 3,000 New Zealanders are diagnosed with the disease and more than 1,200 will die. That’s as many as breast and prostate cancer combined. But it is treatable – and beatable – if detected early enough. Check your symptoms

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1 day ago

What's On: Psychic, Clairvoyant, Inspirational Reading Day

Lisa from Pokeno

You're invited to attend our upcoming Reading Day and strengthen the connection between 'you and spirit'. For further information email Lisa at: healinghandschurch.nz@outlook.com
Psychic, Clairvoyant, Inspirational Reading Day
  • The Healing Hands Spiritualist Church Papakura Inc,
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1 day ago

What's On: Pakuranga Crystal Visions Holistic Market

Michelle from Beach Haven

*Nurturing Body, Mind & Spirit* Aucklands Weekly Wellbeing Event 10am till 3pm Readers, Healers, Crystals, Jewellery, Product, Pakuranga Community Hall 346 Pakuranga Rd Pakuranga Auckland (Next to KFC) www.crystalvisions.co.nz
Pakuranga Crystal Visions Holistic Market
  • Pakuranga Community Hall
5 days ago

Auckland Council agency to build apartments trialling new wheelchair access rules

Ripu Bhatia Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Disability advocates welcome new accessible development which could pave the way for further housing projects.

Do you think there is enough housing for people with access needs?

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1 day ago

COVID-19 Testing – important health message to our community

Community Testing Centres

There is currently no evidence of COVID-19 in Auckland outside of the isolation and quarantine facilities.

Four new Community Testing Centres have opened, to provide long term and sustainable, free COVID-19 testing:

North Northcote Community Testing Centre 16-18 College Rd, Northcote
Central… View more
There is currently no evidence of COVID-19 in Auckland outside of the isolation and quarantine facilities.

Four new Community Testing Centres have opened, to provide long term and sustainable, free COVID-19 testing:

North Northcote Community Testing Centre 16-18 College Rd, Northcote
Central Eden Terrace Community Testing Centre, 112 New North Rd, Eden Terrace
West Whānau House, 6-8 Pioneer Street, Henderson
South The Whānau Ora Community Clinic, 25 Druces Rd, Wiri

Operating Hours are 8am-3pm, Monday to Friday. To get a COVID-19 test outside these hours, please contact your GP or visit your local Urgent Care Clinic.

Should I get tested?
If you have at least one of the following symptoms we encourage you to get tested, as a precaution:
● New or worsening cough
● Sore throat
● Shortness of breath
● Loss of smell
● Runny nose
● Fever

The DHB’s are taking every precaution, it is important we all remain vigilant to combat COVID-19.

For information visit your local DHB website:
www.adhb.health.nz...
www.countiesmanukau.health.nz
www.waitematadhb.govt.nz...
www.northlanddhb.org.nz...
Find out more

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2 days ago

Do you know what to plant in the garden right now?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

This week’s issue we say there should be a parsley plant near every kitchen door. It’s time to harvest sprouting broccoli, compile your spring seed list, sow Florence fennel, choose tomatoes wisely and check germinating seedlings every day.

Follow this month’s guide to plants to sow and grow… View more
This week’s issue we say there should be a parsley plant near every kitchen door. It’s time to harvest sprouting broccoli, compile your spring seed list, sow Florence fennel, choose tomatoes wisely and check germinating seedlings every day.

Follow this month’s guide to plants to sow and grow and make a feeding station for native birds. Plus go in the draw for strawberry packs from Tui and copies of NZ Gardener’s August issue.

Delivered every Friday to your email inbox, Get Growing digital magazine offers seasonal gardening advice from the NZ Gardener magazine's team of experts. Each week we answer all your burning questions on raising fruit and veges and tell you the top tasks to do in your backyard this weekend. Subscribe here:

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3 days ago

Brighten your walls with this creative project

The Team from Resene ColorShop Botany Downs

Put your own spin on a current wall art trend by painting designs on woven plates!

Make the most of this weekend with this easy project idea from Resene. Find out how to create this quick and easy project yourself

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4 days ago

Auckland 4-year-old 'thriving' a year after being given just weeks to live

Danielle Clent Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi neighbours, a year ago, Olivia Clark didn’t think she would get to celebrate another Christmas or birthday with her young daughter.
Now, after four open-heart surgeries, Luna is “absolutely thriving”.

3 days ago

What's On: Dance Yourself Happy again!

Mari from Cockle Bay

Join in the casual uninstructed drop-in dance hour to the beats of electronica and hits from 80s, 90s, 00s and beyond. Great for fitness and health. FREE.
Dance Yourself Happy again!
  • All Saints' Community Centre
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