Maraetai, Auckland

3 days ago

Win! Tickets to Hollywood's science guru show

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

COMPTITION NOW CLOSED. Thanks everyone for your entries! Winners will be contacted today.


✨ We have FIVE double passes to giveaway to theoretical physicist Sean Carroll's talk on February 22nd at Bruce Mason Centre in Takapuna. Simply like this post and be in the draw! We will pick … View more
COMPTITION NOW CLOSED. Thanks everyone for your entries! Winners will be contacted today.


✨ We have FIVE double passes to giveaway to theoretical physicist Sean Carroll's talk on February 22nd at Bruce Mason Centre in Takapuna. Simply like this post and be in the draw! We will pick winners at random at 12noon Monday 17th Feb.✨

Sean looks for answers to some of the really big questions. Why is there a universe? What is time?

Based in Los Angeles, Sean's not only a science professor, he's the go-to science guru for some big-time movies - such as Angels & Demons and Marvel's Avengers: Endgame, consulting with scriptwriters on topics such a time travel and parallel universes.

Sean Carroll: Our Preposterous Universe. Bruce Mason Centre, Auckland, February 22. Information and tickets at thinkinc.org.

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14 hours ago

Pioneering retirement for a trailblazing generation

Ryman Healthcare Limited

Our residents are not shy or retiring. They live their lives with passion and purpose. They strive to push further, create better, and go beyond the ordinary. We are pioneering a new way to live in retirement. One with flexibility, certainty, and the ability to dial care up and down as you need it.… View moreOur residents are not shy or retiring. They live their lives with passion and purpose. They strive to push further, create better, and go beyond the ordinary. We are pioneering a new way to live in retirement. One with flexibility, certainty, and the ability to dial care up and down as you need it.

Ryman has been pioneering retirement living for 35 years. Our New Zealand and Australian villages are named after trailblazers: Sir Edmund Hilary, Weary Dunlop, Rita Angus, Nellie Melba. We always have, and always will, challenge the status quo and adapt to better serve our residents.
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1 day ago

What's On: U3A

Helen from Botany Downs

Our in introductory speakers will be David Kinniburgh on COVID19, followed by Dyan Bidgood and a briefing on some study groups.The main speaker is Gaye Stratton on Macular degeneration.
U3A
  • St Andrews Church
6 days ago

Cameras help cut red-light-running but thousands still do it

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, motorists running through red traffic lights create some of the highest death and injury risks. Auckland Transport's roll-out of cameras is making a difference, but do you think penalties are tough enough ? Read the story below:

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20 hours ago

Hi neighbours!

Megan from Clevedon

I'm posting (hopefully in the appropriate place, 1st timer here..) with the intention of connecting w a wonderful local who has a family home available for rent, more specifically one that requires a fresh new interior/exterior paint job.
My family and I (myself, my partner and our 3 … View more
I'm posting (hopefully in the appropriate place, 1st timer here..) with the intention of connecting w a wonderful local who has a family home available for rent, more specifically one that requires a fresh new interior/exterior paint job.
My family and I (myself, my partner and our 3 daughters) are currently living in a garage on family property, it wont be suitable here during winter so we are requiring a place to live ASAP.
We run a quality painting service and would like to highlight what we have to offer in return.
We are EXCELLENT tenants w character references to support,
Thank you in advance for thinking of us if you know anyone that may be able to help.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Megan + Darrin
022 394 1234

1 day ago

Three recent blog posts

Yvonne from The Real Life Coach Ltd

I've recently published three blog posts on my website, The Real Life Coach Ltd:

- The wheel of life
- What does it take to succeed?
- Want to look younger? SMILE

Have a great week!

1 day ago

Smile with our $69 New Patient Offer

Lumino Dentist

We’re giving you more reasons to love your smile.

With our $69 Exam & X-Rays Check-Up Offer for new patients, you can get sorted for less. Get a full dental examination, standard x-rays and reassurance that you’re taking the best care of your teeth and gums.
Looking after your smile … View more
We’re giving you more reasons to love your smile.

With our $69 Exam & X-Rays Check-Up Offer for new patients, you can get sorted for less. Get a full dental examination, standard x-rays and reassurance that you’re taking the best care of your teeth and gums.
Looking after your smile is one of the most important investments you will make. It’s never too late to get organised so book an appointment with your nearest participating practice today!
Find out more

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3 days ago

Race with all the family!

Resene

XRACE is a mystery adventure race where parent and child aged 6-14 race together, locate and complete 10 mystery challenges; racing the clock and all the other family teams. A team is made up of two people - an adult; dad or mum or a trusted relative or family friend and a child aged between 6 and … View moreXRACE is a mystery adventure race where parent and child aged 6-14 race together, locate and complete 10 mystery challenges; racing the clock and all the other family teams. A team is made up of two people - an adult; dad or mum or a trusted relative or family friend and a child aged between 6 and 14 years of age.

The challenges range from physical (like tug-of-war) to mental (like the memory challenge) to knowledge-based (like the music challenge) to fun (like painting with Resene colours).
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3 days ago

Valentine's Day Special - Gurnard Meunière

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Looking for a last minute Valentine's day special recipe for a date night in?

Try this Classic Crumbed Fish recipe with sauce Tartare.

Ingredients
2 fillets gurnard: 140 – 180 g each
2 tablespoons plain flour
salt
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Looking for a last minute Valentine's day special recipe for a date night in?

Try this Classic Crumbed Fish recipe with sauce Tartare.

Ingredients
2 fillets gurnard: 140 – 180 g each
2 tablespoons plain flour
salt
1 tablespoon light olive or canola oil
15 g butter (unsalted)

For sauce
30 g butter (unsalted)
juice of ½ lemon
2 tablespoons small capers (optional)
lemon and chopped parsley

Full recipe on the link below.

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3 days ago

What's On: PAKURANGA Crystal Visions Holistic Market

Michelle from Beach Haven

Crystal Visions Holistic Market - Sat 15th Feb 10am till 3pm. Pakuranga Community Hall 346 Pakuranga Rd, Pakuranga. (Next to KFC) FREE ENTRY Readers Healers Crystals Candles Jewellery Product www.crystalvisions.co.nz
PAKURANGA Crystal Visions Holistic Market
  • Pakuranga Community Hall
3 days ago

Pakuranga and Howick Community Networking Meeting, Friday 21 February

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

You're invited to the Pakuranga & Howick Community Networking Meeting, on Friday 21 February, at Te Tuhi, Pakuranga.
This is an opportunity to network with community based organisations and to share and exchange ideas and information.
MEETING DETAILS
Day & Date: Friday, 21 February … View more
You're invited to the Pakuranga & Howick Community Networking Meeting, on Friday 21 February, at Te Tuhi, Pakuranga.
This is an opportunity to network with community based organisations and to share and exchange ideas and information.
MEETING DETAILS
Day & Date: Friday, 21 February 2020
Meeting Time: 1:30pm –3:00pm
Venue: Social Room at Te Tuhi, 13 Reeves Road, Pakuranga
Entry: No charge
Light Refreshments: Tea and coffee
Parking: William Roberts Road
"MECOSS strengthens people and organisations, so together they strengthen our community".
Five minute speaking spots available.
e: lindsay.upton@mecoss.org.nz

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3 days ago

Making use of a small space

The Team from Resene ColorShop Botany Downs

Make this nifty fold-out bar and cupboard for your outdoor living space.

Paint in your favourite Resene colours to complement your décor or accent it. Ideal for outdoor entertaining.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create this … View more
Make this nifty fold-out bar and cupboard for your outdoor living space.

Paint in your favourite Resene colours to complement your décor or accent it. Ideal for outdoor entertaining.

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

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4 days ago

Diversity Festival - Otara-Papatoetoe

The Team from Auckland Council

Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board's annual flagship event is returning in its third year.

Diversity Festival 2020 is a free cultural event celebrating south Auckland's rich diversity through cultural experiences.

Our vision is to showcase the area’s magnificent and diverse range of … View more
Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board's annual flagship event is returning in its third year.

Diversity Festival 2020 is a free cultural event celebrating south Auckland's rich diversity through cultural experiences.

Our vision is to showcase the area’s magnificent and diverse range of cultures, through music, food and dance.

Event highlights:
Cultural performances representing different ethnicities and countries
Diversity Fashion Show
Kids and children performance, dance competition, talent show
Bouncy castle, popcorn, face painting, kid activities area for kids
Games and activities for families
Food stalls showcasing a variety of cuisine
Learn more

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