24 days ago

Huge fan day for GBRL Lions Tour and Oceania Cup

Helen Shaw from Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development

Come and see the best Rugby League Players in the world!
The Kiwis, GBRL Lions, Toa Samoa, Fiji Bati, Australia and Tonga Invitational XIII will be there for fans to meet and greet.

Get down to Mangere East RL Club with family and kids for signatures, selfies, giveaways and more.

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8 hours ago

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14 hours ago

A little funny for hump day

Fiona from Henderson

Weather Forecasting

The king wanted to go fishing, and he asked the royal weather forecaster the forecast for the next few hours.
The palace meteorologist assured him that there was no chance of rain.
So the king and the queen went fishing.
On the way he met a man with a fishing pole riding on a donkey, and he asked the man if the fish were biting.
The fisherman said, "Your Majesty, you should return to the palace! In just a short time I expect a huge rain storm."
The king replied: "I hold the palace meteorologist in high regard. He is an educated and experienced professional. Besides, I pay him very high wages. He gave me a very different forecast. I trust him."
So the king continued on his way.
However, in a short time torrential rain fell from the sky. The King and Queen were totally soaked.
Furious, the king returned to the palace and gave the order to fire the meteorologist.
Then he summoned the fisherman and offered him the prestigious position of royal forecaster.
The fisherman said, "Your Majesty, I do not know anything about forecasting. I obtain my information from my donkey. If I see my donkey's ears drooping, it means with certainty that it will rain."
So the king hired the donkey.
And so began the practice of hiring dumb asses to work in influential positions of government.
The practice is unbroken to this day.

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13 hours ago

AND.....a Dianthus that's just opened up in my garden this evening!!!!!!!! =O

Sharon from Te Atatu South

I was NOT expecting to see that open quite so soon - I thought they were a long way off, because I'd seen no sign of them opening until now! =O Heh. =P And I know it's not apparent, but there's eight buds around and below this flower!!!!!!!! =O I didn't know this until I checked. =O But I LOVE the pinky colours!!!!!!!! =D ENJOY!!!!!!!! =D Heheheheh!!!!! =D

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