Northpark, Auckland

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10 days ago

What's On: Make a sustainable flax bag/kete

Picton from Kawakawa Bay - Orere Point

Learn how to and make your own flax bag/kete or flax basket/kono. All equipment and materials provided - $60. Bookings at www.tukuiho.nz
Make a sustainable flax bag/kete
  • Bruce Pulman Park
10 days ago

Fun Filled 2020 !

Acacia Cove Village

It is February already and the usual hustle and bustle is back in Auckland. I’m sure some are trying to get back into old routines and some are trying to break some. One in particular, is to write 2020 and not 2019.

The Acacia Cove Residents had a wonderful Hawaiian Evening the end of January … View more
It is February already and the usual hustle and bustle is back in Auckland. I’m sure some are trying to get back into old routines and some are trying to break some. One in particular, is to write 2020 and not 2019.

The Acacia Cove Residents had a wonderful Hawaiian Evening the end of January and after having a scrumptious meal, they danced the night away!

As some of you will know, we started construction on two new villas towards the end of last year. They are finished now, and the new residents have moved in and are enjoying all Acacia Cove has to offer.
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10 days ago

Free to a kind loving home

Abbey (AJ) from Pakuranga Heights

Rocco is a de-sexed Staffy.
(his dad was a pure blue staffy and mum was a red/white staffy).

Unfortunately due to a change in our living situation, this beautiful boy needs a forever home, where they will be patient and kind.
He is a very sweet dog, with the most lovely nature, very friendly, … View more
Rocco is a de-sexed Staffy.
(his dad was a pure blue staffy and mum was a red/white staffy).

Unfortunately due to a change in our living situation, this beautiful boy needs a forever home, where they will be patient and kind.
He is a very sweet dog, with the most lovely nature, very friendly, happy boy and loves nothing more than pleasing his owner. 

He has the most beautiful nature, loves hugs and cuddling up on the couch with you.
Can get excitable around other dogs as he just wants to play, once he's taught his boundaries, he is very good.

He has been an inside dog since a puppy, never slept outside at night, must never be chained up. Must sleep inside.  
Enjoys the outdoors, the beach and loves the water.
He does not bark unless there is a reason to.
Best suited for a home without a cat.

Free

10 days ago

Do you have a dream to open your own food business?

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

This course looks at how to turn your dream into reality and understand better, how to work methodically through the requirements.

First, we look at the foundations of establishing a successful hospitality business -
- the concept
- the important sales to ingredient cost rations
- staffing … View more
This course looks at how to turn your dream into reality and understand better, how to work methodically through the requirements.

First, we look at the foundations of establishing a successful hospitality business -
- the concept
- the important sales to ingredient cost rations
- staffing levels
- profitability behind these costs

SETTING UP
We look at key information regarding the physical setup of a business. Starting with important information from Auckland Council, or your local council, about zoning for a location and approvals for alterations to a building, formulating a food control plan, getting approval for an alcohol licence.
We then look at the equipment you may need to use and commercial kitchen food safety requirements - from refrigeration and extraction systems to types of ovens and coffee machines, flooring and much more.

HOW TO COST
We will discuss look models of how to calculate what you should sell your product for - the retail margins, as well as the cost breakdown as well, has how you are going to pay your self.
Lots to think about and learn in this one day workshop.
Celia Hay, director of the New Zealand School of Food and Wine and hospitality entrepreneur having established 10 different business and has a wealth of knowledge about how to establish and then grow a business. In 2020, Celia Hay and the New Zealand School of Food and Wine will celebrate their 25th Anniversary.
The seminar includes Celia Hay’s book How to Grow your hospitality business - a guide for owners and managers.

When: Saturday, 29 Feb from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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11 days 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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11 days 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
11 days ago

Egyptian Scripts

Mornay from Northpark

I have two Egyptian Scripts on Papyrus Paper, that needs to be valuated. Is there anyone that can do the valuation for free, ‘cos I really can’t afford it.
If there’s anyone qualified that’ll be able to do the valuation for free? Please contact me if you’re able to help.

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12 days ago

Found Male dog

Jane from Botany Downs

We found a male dog we think Bichon today running along Gosford Drive Highland Park at lunch time. We have posted it on multiple facebook pages and more luck. Auck Council says numbers they have dont work now and were from South Auckland. So please think about if you might have seen him around. … View moreWe found a male dog we think Bichon today running along Gosford Drive Highland Park at lunch time. We have posted it on multiple facebook pages and more luck. Auck Council says numbers they have dont work now and were from South Auckland. So please think about if you might have seen him around. Getting a bit worried now but hes safe with us for now

13 days ago

Neighbours - explore Old Auckland!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

In conjunction with our friends at Auckland Museum, we are excited to launch the Old Auckland Neighbourly Group. Join your neighbours to explore Auckland of the yesteryear and share photos and memories of how Auckland used to be.

Join the Group now to find out what's so special about this … View more
In conjunction with our friends at Auckland Museum, we are excited to launch the Old Auckland Neighbourly Group. Join your neighbours to explore Auckland of the yesteryear and share photos and memories of how Auckland used to be.

Join the Group now to find out what's so special about this incredible photo below!
Join Old Auckland

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12 days ago

Who Knew Book

Melissa from Pakuranga Heights

10,001 Easy Solutions to Everyday Problems. Pick up is Gossamer Drive in Pakuranga

Price: $10

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12 days ago

Who Knew Book

Melissa from Pakuranga Heights

Thousands of Money Saving Secrets for Cooking, Cleaning and All Around your home. Pick up is Gossamer Drive in Pakuranga

Price: $10

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12 days ago

Canine Cuisine

Melissa from Pakuranga Heights

Recipe book for your dog. Pick up is Gossamer Drive in Pakuranga

Price: $15

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12 days ago

Earring Stand / Drawers

Melissa from Pakuranga Heights

Brand New. Pick up is Gossamer Drive in Pakuranga

Price: $10

12 days ago

Plastic Storage Container

Melissa from Pakuranga Heights

Brand New. Pick up is Gossamer Drive in Pakuranga

Price: $10

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