We know lots of plans have been cancelled this year, but we have one that hasn’t - SPCA’s Jump the Rescue!
It’s so easy to sign up and this is your last chance to get the early bird rate.
Please set yourself a challenge, help a cause in desperate need of your help, and sign up today!
The animals need you:
1. Simply sign up at www.spca.nz...
2. Share your fundraising page and ask family and friends to sponsor you
3. Raise $775 and you will skydive for free on 1 August!
I loved talking to Courtney Mason about how she and her husband ben bought their first home. It really offers a lot of hope for folks who might be looking at the property market and wondering what on earth is happening out there these days.
Courtney and Ben were tenacious and bold, and now they're living happily in their Hawke's Bay home.
Have a read and see how they did it, and while you're at it have a listen to our third episode of First Rung, the podcast for first home buyers for a little more inspiration.
Auckland skies will soon be alight with fireworks displays.
With Guy Fawkes looming, the event sparks ongoing debate over the use of fireworks.
Auckland Council and a range of national organisations have renewed calls to ban the private use and sale of fireworks after a parliamentary select committee decided in August to leave regulations unchanged.
Some people will be celebrating Guy Fawkes Day, held to commemorate the failure of the Gunpowder Plot in 1605.
Should fireworks be banned?
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