65 days ago

Outings and Social Club for Seniors living on the North Shore

Amanda from Northcross

Silver Rose Tours for fun, active, retired people living on the North Shore who want to get and explore more.

Weekly Tours exploring somewhere new each week. Join us for this week's Tour - Mahurangi Eastside Tour on Friday, 23 August 2019. A full-day tour for $49.00 per person includes door to door pick up and drop off.

For more information or to book your seat call Amanda today. Or to get yourself added to our mailing list please call or email Amanda on (09) 218 6254 or amanda@silverrosetours.co.nz.

Mahurangi Eastside Tour Friday, 23 August 2019 Price: $49.00

What’s included:
* Pick up (from your address) 9-9.45am
* Scenic drive to Warkworth, Snells Beach and Sandspit
* Duration 5 to 6 hours

This trip we will head north and enjoy the picturesque drive through the beautiful rural countryside to Warkworth. We will stop here for refreshments at Chocolate Brown Chocolaterie and Cafe. The Chocolaterie is the flagship store for their beautiful award-winning chocolates. They can't get much fresher, the chocolate factory is located right behind the Chocolaterie! You can watch the talented chocolatiers produce delicious chocolates during the week. After morning tea we will make our way out to Scotts Landing and explore a little of the east side of the Mahurangi Harbour. Weather permitting those who wish to can take the short walk to view the beautiful Scott Homestead dating from 1877. It's quite stunning and well worth the short walk to view it. From here we will drive along Algies Bay and Snells Beach allowing you a view from the comfort of the van. Departing Snell Beach we will take the short drive to Sandspit where we will have lunch on the water edge at Cafe Sandspit. After lunch, you can either sit and relax at the cafe or go for a walk and explore the Sandspit Wharf area before we begin our homeward journey.

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Enjoy 50% off UberX with SkyBus.

SkyBus Airport Express

SkyBus and Uber are trialling a promotion that makes it even more affordable to get to the Airport, or head home, from the North Shore.

Purchase a North Harbour Express ticket online and you’ll receive a 50% discount* on your connecting trip with UberX. SkyBus drops you off or picks you up, at one of our three North Harbour stops for only $24, and ride with UberX the rest of the way.

Easy. Affordable. Reliable. That’s how SkyBus and UberX roll. That’s how SkyBus and UberX roll. Get tickets at skybus.co.nz/offers/uber

*See website for full terms and conditions
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Is life insurance for me?

Cigna NZ

We know life insurance is important, but we often put it off thinking we’ll get to it later.

Everyone’s circumstances are different. However, there are important life stages where you may want to consider life insurance:
● wedding planning
● having a child
● buying a house
● writing a will

Until 31 November 2019, if you take out a Cigna LifeOne policy and you’ll receive $150 credit towards your premium payments.
Schedule a call with Cigna for a personalised quote and to talk through your options.


$150.00 policy credit applied after three months of premium payments. Terms and conditions apply. See www.cigna.co.nz/stuff for more information.
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Tuia Mātauranga Roadshow in Auckland - free for children

The Team from Ministry of Education

Bring your kids to our Tuia Mātauranga interactive roadshow and take part in fun activities to learn more about our voyaging heritage and history.

It will be open on 26-28 October, 10 am to 4pm at Te Wero Island at Auckland Viaduct, near the Maritime Museum.