Schnapper Rock, Auckland

4 hours ago

How to deal with neighbourhood disputes

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, most of us are lucky enough to get on with the people we live next door to, but what can you do if you don't?

We asked some experts how to stop minor irritations turning into something more serious, and who you can you turn to if things start to get out of hand - because … View more
Hey neighbours, most of us are lucky enough to get on with the people we live next door to, but what can you do if you don't?

We asked some experts how to stop minor irritations turning into something more serious, and who you can you turn to if things start to get out of hand - because being better neighbours can only have a positive impact on the quality of our communities, and who wouldn't want that :)

18 minutes ago

Urban Forage

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Our Urban Forage Mahinga Kai started at Auckland Domain with a walk through the lower tracks with Riki Bennett to discover a range of edible and not so edible plants, trees and berries.

The forage was then followed by a gourmet luncheon and some of the menu items were prepared using the Kai … View more
Our Urban Forage Mahinga Kai started at Auckland Domain with a walk through the lower tracks with Riki Bennett to discover a range of edible and not so edible plants, trees and berries.

The forage was then followed by a gourmet luncheon and some of the menu items were prepared using the Kai cooker.

The main highlight was the Kahikatea Berry Jelly which consisted of berries foraged from a year ago.

Click below to read the full story on our blog

1 hour ago

Live on TV One

NVision Eyecare from NVISION Eyecare®

Enchroma glasses are being tried on by people who are colour blind for the first time at NVision EyeCare - Albany.

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1 day ago

Poll: What is the top issue you want the local council to focus on?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The local elections are a great opportunity to decide on who we want to represent our communities over the next three years. With elections just around the corner, this is a good time to pinpoint the issues that affect you and are important to you.

Being clear on this is a first step in knowing … View more
The local elections are a great opportunity to decide on who we want to represent our communities over the next three years. With elections just around the corner, this is a good time to pinpoint the issues that affect you and are important to you.

Being clear on this is a first step in knowing what you want your local councillors to support or who to vote for. What are the issues you want your next local council to focus on?

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What is the top issue you want the local council to focus on?
  • 20.8% Rates
    20.8% Complete
  • 16.1% Housing
    16.1% Complete
  • 12.4% Roads
    12.4% Complete
  • 16.8% Public transport
    16.8% Complete
  • 2.8% Water
    2.8% Complete
  • 5.2% Waste
    5.2% Complete
  • 8.9% Climate + environment
    8.9% Complete
  • 12.6% Infrastructure
    12.6% Complete
  • 4.4% Local facilities (like parks and libraries)
    4.4% Complete
958 votes
4 hours ago

What's On: UC Experience Day Auckland

Grant from Halswell

Thinking about university in 2020? Come and find out about the UC student experience from UC academics, current UC students and recent graduates. Be inspired! Free event. Book here: https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/events/tours-and-events/experience-days/
UC Experience Day Auckland
  • Ellen Melville Centre
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5 hours ago

Smart Phone/Computer Lessons

Lennon from Schnapper Rock

Have you been struggling to get to grips on a new smart phone, or have a computer and would like to know a little more than opening the internet and turning it off again?

My names Lennon, a 27 year old man who has worked in Telecommunications and is able to offer a sit down lesson to learn how … View more
Have you been struggling to get to grips on a new smart phone, or have a computer and would like to know a little more than opening the internet and turning it off again?

My names Lennon, a 27 year old man who has worked in Telecommunications and is able to offer a sit down lesson to learn how to use your technology to it’s best ability. I can come to you in home, or we can meet at a cafe wherever feels more appropriate for you to be able to learn and we can get you feeling confident and compensated with tech. From sending a message to optimising our device any skill set can be taught, it’s all about patience and practice :)

Rates from $15 - send me an email for more information or to book in a time to meet

Lenlenc@outlook.com

Price: $15

6 hours ago

Yoga Albany community hub

Jo from Schnapper Rock

There's a yoga class tonight at the Albany community hub 6:30. $10 for the 1st class then $15 after that.

6 hours ago

Free English courses

DynaSpeak Albany

It's time to learn English!

NZCEL Courses
Enrol now until 29 August 2019

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7 hours ago

Do you remember JumpJam from primary school?

The Coordinator from StarJam - Albany

On Friday we celebrated another wonderful year of JUMP JAM 4 StarJam with schools from around NZ!

Students, teachers and our StarJam Jammers danced their hearts out, all in the name of StarJam.

We're so grateful to everyone who got involved - your support means our Jammers get to keep on … View more
On Friday we celebrated another wonderful year of JUMP JAM 4 StarJam with schools from around NZ!

Students, teachers and our StarJam Jammers danced their hearts out, all in the name of StarJam.

We're so grateful to everyone who got involved - your support means our Jammers get to keep on unleashing their potential in music workshops every week.

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16 hours ago

Ahoy ye families!

The Team from Auckland Museum

Join our adventurers this Night at the Museum!

Bring a torch, explore the darkened galleries - a fun night-time adventure for the whole family this school holidays!

Suffer a sailor’s life on-board, as we navigate the southern oceans with Cook and company. It’s going to be all hands-on … View more
Join our adventurers this Night at the Museum!

Bring a torch, explore the darkened galleries - a fun night-time adventure for the whole family this school holidays!

Suffer a sailor’s life on-board, as we navigate the southern oceans with Cook and company. It’s going to be all hands-on deck as you learn how to behave in His Majesty’s Royal Navy – avoid the dreaded cat o’ nine tails and sample some questionable 19th-century naval food.

Have you got what it takes? Well, let’s batten down the hatches and join in the fun in this overboard quest.

This event sells out, so book your tickets now to avoid missing out.
Book now

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21 hours ago

Free cool gel/ice pack

Marcia from Unsworth Heights

2 cool packs.

Might suit an avid fisher.

Free

1 day ago

Freezer Mug

Maggie from Albany

Keeps drinks cooler for longer. 15.5cm in height. Pick up is in Albany

Free

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1 day ago

Ice Packs and Cool Wool

Maggie from Albany

5 ice packs and 2 cool wool
Pick up is in Albany

Free

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1 day ago

Light Bulb

Maggie from Albany

I’m sorry I don’t have the strength as it’s rubbed off but it’s about the same size as the philips 15w. This is not a screw bulb. Pick up is in Albany

Free

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1 day ago

Philips Tornado Screw Bulb

Maggie from Albany

This is a cool daylight bulb 15W
Pick up is in Albany

Free

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