Blenheim, Blenheim

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The Team from Readers Tours

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18 days ago

The first Readers Tour in 2020 is...

The Team from Readers Tours

The North Island Journey
Wednesday 25 March - Tuesday 7 April

Experience the North Island like you never have before on this 14-day Journey. Explore the North Island by train and coach, enjoying a magnificent combination of sights and experiences.

Bookings are limited. Visit … View more
The North Island Journey
Wednesday 25 March - Tuesday 7 April

Experience the North Island like you never have before on this 14-day Journey. Explore the North Island by train and coach, enjoying a magnificent combination of sights and experiences.

Bookings are limited. Visit www.readerstours.co.nz... to find out more or call us on 0800 080 099.

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1 day ago

Free

Princess from Blenheim

Any free computer table out there?

3 hours ago

Where can you volunteer?

Hannah Cunningham from Volunteer Marlborough

We are linked with over 160 community organisations and groups around Marlborough. We are currently recruiting volunteers for roles in Blenheim, Picton, Grovetown, Havelock, Rarangi, Linkwater, and the Marlborough Sounds

You can get full info on all available roles and apply online at … View more
We are linked with over 160 community organisations and groups around Marlborough. We are currently recruiting volunteers for roles in Blenheim, Picton, Grovetown, Havelock, Rarangi, Linkwater, and the Marlborough Sounds

You can get full info on all available roles and apply online at marl.volunteermatch.org.nz...
Alternatively, call 03-577-9388, or email vm@volunteermarlborough.org.nz

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12 hours ago

All aboard - New bus services begin

The Team from Marlborough District Council

Two new Marlborough bus services begin running this week.

The Blenheim to Renwick service and a new Blenheim commuter service provide greater transport options and complement the existing Blenheim to Picton and Blenheim bus services.

The Blenheim to Renwick service operates from Monday to … View more
Two new Marlborough bus services begin running this week.

The Blenheim to Renwick service and a new Blenheim commuter service provide greater transport options and complement the existing Blenheim to Picton and Blenheim bus services.

The Blenheim to Renwick service operates from Monday to Saturday, and runs four circuits on week days and two circuits on a Saturday. The new Blenheim commuter service operates Monday to Friday and provide two simultaneous services covering Maxwell Road, Redwoodtown, Witherlea and Taylor Pass Road.

Check out the timetable on Council’s website and jump on board!
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18 hours ago

Canna Lillies for sale

Wendy from Blenheim

Young, well established Canna Lillies for sale. Frost hardy & drought tolerant. Price is $8 dollars or 2 for $15.

Price: $8

1 day ago

Marlborough's own salt flats

Sophie Trigger Reporter from Marlborough Express

It may not be Bolivia, but Marlborough has it's own version of salt flats near Lake Grassmere. What do you think - worth a selfie? Comment below if you've seen this before.

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1 day ago

Wanted bones, jaws, skulls, antlers.

Anne from Blenheim

Hello. My name is Andre' clifford. Age 9.
I am doing a study on bones. Has any one got any that I could come and collect up? On their property? Or farm.
Mainly animal. Bones, jaws, tusks, teeth, skulls, antlers. Horns. Fish frames, sharks teeth. Skeletons.
Would consider any others than … View more
Hello. My name is Andre' clifford. Age 9.
I am doing a study on bones. Has any one got any that I could come and collect up? On their property? Or farm.
Mainly animal. Bones, jaws, tusks, teeth, skulls, antlers. Horns. Fish frames, sharks teeth. Skeletons.
Would consider any others than animal..... .....L.O.L . If available.!!
We can pick up any were beween blenheim and nelson. Or kaikoura.
Please ring or tex my dad. Martin clifford
To arrange time for me to collect.
Cell: 0212284065

Free

1 day 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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7 days ago

Been to Pollard Park lately?

The Team from Marlborough District Council

There’s lots going on at Pollard Park at the moment which makes it a great spot to enjoy Marlborough’s warm days and long summer evenings.

Take the kids along to feed the ducks and check out the newest addition to the Pictorial garden - the NZ Gecko created out of Allysum, Pyrethrum and … View more
There’s lots going on at Pollard Park at the moment which makes it a great spot to enjoy Marlborough’s warm days and long summer evenings.

Take the kids along to feed the ducks and check out the newest addition to the Pictorial garden - the NZ Gecko created out of Allysum, Pyrethrum and Marigold plants and flowers.

You can find out more about other parks and reserves around Marlborough using Council’s Smart Maps or on Council’s website.
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3 days ago

Church Restoration

Tom from Property Maintenance Marlborough

My first post shows some before and after photos of a grand old wooden church which opened in 1866. I was contracted to remove the many years of paint from the internal walls and windows and paint the ceiling, gloss the windows and oil the walls. It was a challenging job, that became a labour of … View moreMy first post shows some before and after photos of a grand old wooden church which opened in 1866. I was contracted to remove the many years of paint from the internal walls and windows and paint the ceiling, gloss the windows and oil the walls. It was a challenging job, that became a labour of love, but the end results are truely stunning.

4 days ago

Making use of a small space

The Team from Resene ColorShop Blenheim

Make this nifty fold-out bar and cupboard for your outdoor living space.

Paint in your favourite Resene colours to complement your décor or accent it. Ideal for outdoor entertaining.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create this … View more
Make this nifty fold-out bar and cupboard for your outdoor living space.

Paint in your favourite Resene colours to complement your décor or accent it. Ideal for outdoor entertaining.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create this quick and easy project yourself

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6 days ago

Have you seen the new sculpture in town?

Alice Angeloni Reporter from Marlborough Express

A new sculpture has been turning 'heads' in central Blenheim.
The large stone hand, holding a $1 coin with an upside-down kiwi, is called 'Heads Nor Tails'.
It was created by Otago artist Josh Olley and donated to the Millennium Public Art Gallery by a local family, who wanted … View more
A new sculpture has been turning 'heads' in central Blenheim.
The large stone hand, holding a $1 coin with an upside-down kiwi, is called 'Heads Nor Tails'.
It was created by Otago artist Josh Olley and donated to the Millennium Public Art Gallery by a local family, who wanted to remain anonymous.
What do you make of the new artwork?

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5 days ago

Fire season restrictions across most of New Zealand

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

The nationwide fire risk has skyrocketed after a long dry spell, even in parts of the country not used to extreme fire danger.

To read more, click here.

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