Aidanfield, Christchurch

10 hours ago

What would you do with $50 million?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Lotto's $42 million Powerball rolled over on Wednesday night, boosting the prize to $50m on Saturday - potentially the biggest ever.

To read more, click here.

What would you do with $50 million?

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33 minutes ago

Volunteer driver mentors needed

Jesintha from Halswell

Help a former refugee learn to drive

If you are a patient and confident driver
Held a full driver's license for over 2 years
Able to volunteer 2 one hour drives a week

You will be perfect.
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Help a former refugee learn to drive

If you are a patient and confident driver
Held a full driver's license for over 2 years
Able to volunteer 2 one hour drives a week

You will be perfect.

Please contact
Jesintha Roberts-Bangera
The Salvation Army
Driver Programme training for refugees
Jes.roberts-bangera@salvationarmy.org.nz
M. 021928296

Free

9 days ago

Have you experienced Readers Tours? We'd love your feedback

The Team from Readers Tours

If you have been on a journey with Readers Tours we would love to hear your feedback and share your experience with others.

If you would like to leave a review on Google, please click the link below

Click Here to review > g.page...

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1 day ago

wardrobe for sale

Lynda from Halswell

Tall boy wardrobe for sale
Painted and decoupaged with wallpaper
drawers and inside painted in cream the drawers have some detail inside 6 drawers in total.

Hight 130 - cm

Width 90 - cm
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Tall boy wardrobe for sale
Painted and decoupaged with wallpaper
drawers and inside painted in cream the drawers have some detail inside 6 drawers in total.

Hight 130 - cm

Width 90 - cm

depth 45 - cm

Pick up Halswell

$155

Price: $155

1 day ago

Photography - Starting Out with the basics

Tanya Snelleksz from Hillmorton High School Adult and Community Education

Many of our Community Education courses are underway with some due to start next week. Our photography course starts on Monday and has just a couple of places available:

Photography - Starting Out with the Basic is a fun and friendly introduction to photography working with an international award … View more
Many of our Community Education courses are underway with some due to start next week. Our photography course starts on Monday and has just a couple of places available:

Photography - Starting Out with the Basic is a fun and friendly introduction to photography working with an international award winning professional photographer. This course will give you the basic skills you need to get the most out of your DSLR camera. You will need your own camera to bring to the class. The class size is limited to 6 to make sure you get plenty of personalised help.

Tuesdays 6.45pm – 9.15pm
3 March – 7 April (6 weeks)

Please check out out website for full details and to enrol, or email me ace@hillmorton.school.nz

1 day ago

Join our new Canterbury Parenting group

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Hi neighbours!

Join our new Canterbury Parenting Group - a safe place to connect with other parents, grandparents and guardians.

Use the Group to organise coffee catch-ups and playdates - and to share advice, tips and tricks for growing happy little neighbours. (There’ll even be chances … View more
Hi neighbours!

Join our new Canterbury Parenting Group - a safe place to connect with other parents, grandparents and guardians.

Use the Group to organise coffee catch-ups and playdates - and to share advice, tips and tricks for growing happy little neighbours. (There’ll even be chances to win great prizes).
Join now

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2 days ago

Entertainment Book - Support Avonhead school

Hamish from Sockburn

Early bird deals for Entertainment book available until the end of February.
(Can still purchase after then).
I just bought mine & $14 was donated to Avonhead school.
Here’s the link:

www.entertainmentbook.co.nz...
To save the purchase price over one year, you would only need to buy as … View more
Early bird deals for Entertainment book available until the end of February.
(Can still purchase after then).
I just bought mine & $14 was donated to Avonhead school.
Here’s the link:

www.entertainmentbook.co.nz...
To save the purchase price over one year, you would only need to buy as little as one takeaway meal, one dinner meal out and an oil change.
Many thanks
Hamish

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2 days ago

The South Island Journey presented by The Press

The Team from Readers Tours

Are you ready to discover the beauty of the South Island with a group of likeminded individuals and experienced tour guides?

Our next South Island Tour offers adventurous seniors the chance to explore the hidden gems that the South Island has to offer including the natural and mountainous … View more
Are you ready to discover the beauty of the South Island with a group of likeminded individuals and experienced tour guides?

Our next South Island Tour offers adventurous seniors the chance to explore the hidden gems that the South Island has to offer including the natural and mountainous landscapes. Travel via train, coach and ferry over this diverse 14-day itinerary.

8 - 21 OCTOBER 2020

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

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3 days ago

Canterbury Japan Day 2020 - Sunday 1 March!

Japanese Society

Come and join us on our 9th instalment of Canterbury Japan Day on 1st March at Riccarton Racecourse! This is a free event for the whole family.

Our theme this year is the"Japanese Winter" and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. We will have our usual delicious food stalls, prominent business … View more
Come and join us on our 9th instalment of Canterbury Japan Day on 1st March at Riccarton Racecourse! This is a free event for the whole family.

Our theme this year is the"Japanese Winter" and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. We will have our usual delicious food stalls, prominent business stalls and entertaining experiences for all.

We have an entertaining line up on our indoor and outdoor stages in addition to cultural experiences such as the Japanese Tea Ceremony and Calligraphy. With an Olympic area, Sapporo Beer Garden, Drift car display and performances by the Japanese Drumming Group Takumi, there will be something for everyone at this event!

Visit us on Facebook.
See you on 1 March at Riccarton Racecourse!
Find out more

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3 days ago

Get 50% Off Windscreen Cleaning Fluid!*

Beaurepaires Christchurch Sockburn

Are your wiper blades streaking, squeaking or skipping? Tridon Wiper Blades are now available at Beaurepaires!

For a limited time, Beaurepaires Club Members get 50% off windscreen cleaning fluid with every wiper blade purchased!

Not in the Beaurepaires Club yet? No problem, join today at … View more
Are your wiper blades streaking, squeaking or skipping? Tridon Wiper Blades are now available at Beaurepaires!

For a limited time, Beaurepaires Club Members get 50% off windscreen cleaning fluid with every wiper blade purchased!

Not in the Beaurepaires Club yet? No problem, join today at beaurepaires.co.nz/beaurepaires-club and collect this great deal!

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10 days ago

Water restrictions for Christchurch to protect firefighting supplies

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Water restrictions have been introduced in Christchurch to ensure there are enough supplies to fight fires.

The ban, the lowest of four levels, means water cannot be used outside between 3pm and 9pm, with use of hoses, sprinklers and garden irrigation systems allowed only on alternate days.

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Water restrictions have been introduced in Christchurch to ensure there are enough supplies to fight fires.

The ban, the lowest of four levels, means water cannot be used outside between 3pm and 9pm, with use of hoses, sprinklers and garden irrigation systems allowed only on alternate days.

People living at odd-numbered addresses should water gardens on odd dates, even-numbered houses on even dates.

Read more here

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8 days ago

Bus patronage decreasing as Environment Canterbury moots 9.8 per cent rates rise

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Canterbury authorities have dropped their goal of 20 million annual bus trips by 2020 as public transport use declines in Christchurch.

The service, run by regional council Environment Canterbury (ECan), is to be overhauled in a plan that will contribute to a planned 9.8 per cent rates increase … View more
Canterbury authorities have dropped their goal of 20 million annual bus trips by 2020 as public transport use declines in Christchurch.

The service, run by regional council Environment Canterbury (ECan), is to be overhauled in a plan that will contribute to a planned 9.8 per cent rates increase – almost double what was previously forecast.

Read more here and tell us what you think of ECan's plan in the comments below.

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4 days ago

Local Business Hero competition closing soon

Prospa

If you haven’t nominated your favourite local business for the Prospa Local Business Hero awards – you’d better get a move on.

The nominations closes on Thursday 5 March 2020 – and the competition is hot across the country. Don’t forget...if your ‘business hero’ is a regional … View more
If you haven’t nominated your favourite local business for the Prospa Local Business Hero awards – you’d better get a move on.

The nominations closes on Thursday 5 March 2020 – and the competition is hot across the country. Don’t forget...if your ‘business hero’ is a regional finalist, you BOTH get a $100 Prezzy® card. PLUS the national winner gets a raft of prizes including advertising packages and a cash prize of $2,500.

Nominate a business today and spread the word about your Prospa Local Business Hero.
Nominate now

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4 days ago

Connect and play this Children's day

The Team from Oranga Tamariki

Want to show your child you love them? Take them to something exciting this Children's Day.

Children’s Day is on Sunday 1st of March and it's all about putting tamariki first. Find an event near you.
Learn more

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5 days ago

Tiny wasp

Viv from Halswell

I just found this in my house, I have not seen anything like it in New Zealand. Just wondering if anyone knows anything about bugs. Is it a concern?

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4 days ago

Fed up with your kitchen or bathroom? We can help!

John Harris from Aspiring Kitchens & More

Hello neighbours!
Now, this month we have been completely renovating a kitchen, taking the walls back to the studs, moving a window, fitting cavity sliders, fitting insulation to ceilings and walls and then re-Gibbing, plastering and painting.
Finally, a beautiful new kitchen will go in. I'll … View more
Hello neighbours!
Now, this month we have been completely renovating a kitchen, taking the walls back to the studs, moving a window, fitting cavity sliders, fitting insulation to ceilings and walls and then re-Gibbing, plastering and painting.
Finally, a beautiful new kitchen will go in. I'll post photos of that next week.
What can Aspiring Kitchens do for your next project?
Call us now on 0800202171 www.aspiringkitchens.co.nz...

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