671 days ago

Auckland’s Pop-up Book Fair is BACK!

Service Centre Coordinator from Red Cross Auckland

New Zealand Red Cross and the students of Rangitoto College are proudly hosting this year’s Pop-Up Book Fair!

Join us at the Rangitoto Centre (564 East Coast Rd, Mairangi Bay) on:

Saturday 10 September – 9am to 5pm
Sunday 11 September– 10am to 3:30pm

Entrance is free, and books are at bargain prices!

Get early access to the best books on Saturday at 8am with a Gold Coin donation!

All funds raised help support the valuable work New Zealand Red Cross does, both here in Aotearoa and abroad.

For further information, please get in touch Getfundraising@redcross.org.nz

More messages from your neighbours
4 days ago

Poll: Are swear words no longer?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

In 2023, Apple amended its autocorrect function to allow Iphone users to freely use their intended word without mentioning 'ducks'. Is this a sign of the times? Are swear words no longer taboo in our communities or workplaces?

Type 'Not For Print' if you wish your comments to be excluded from the Conversations column of your local paper.

Image
Are swear words no longer?
  • 20.3% Yes - swear words don't phase me
    20.3% Complete
  • 48.6% No - it's still inappropriate to swear
    48.6% Complete
  • 30.4% It's depends on the word
    30.4% Complete
  • 0.7% Other - I'll share below!
    0.7% Complete
2289 votes
21 hours ago

Can you figure this one out neighbours?

Riddler from The Neighbourly Riddler

What is something that is free outside but you would have to pay for in hospitals?

Do you think you know the answer to our daily riddle? Don't spoil it for your neighbours! Simply 'Like' this post and we'll post the answer in the comments below at 2pm.

Want to stop seeing riddles in your newsfeed?
Head here and hover on the Following button on the top right of the page (and it will show Unfollow) and then click it. If it is giving you the option to Follow, then you've successfully unfollowed the Riddles page.

Image
B
7 hours ago

House/Cat Sitter available

Barbara from Mission Bay

Hello
I’m a mature local woman looking to house sit in the Eastern Suburbs (& very happy to look after your cat, plants & keep small garden tidy).

I’m available from the 7 August until 5th October inclusive while my property is being renovated.
Your housesit does not need to cover the whole period.

I am responsible, reliable, honest, tidy, fit & healthy.
References are available.

Please PM me if you are interested.
Thank you 😊