Halswell, Christchurch

11 hours ago

More bus lanes proposed for Christchurch

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

The Christchurch City Council is proposing creating bus lanes on Moorhouse Ave and Lincoln Rd, to cater for expected population growth in the southwest of the city.

Do you think they're a good idea, or will they slow down traffic too much? (Please write NFP if you don't want your comment… View more
The Christchurch City Council is proposing creating bus lanes on Moorhouse Ave and Lincoln Rd, to cater for expected population growth in the southwest of the city.

Do you think they're a good idea, or will they slow down traffic too much? (Please write NFP if you don't want your comment published on Stuff.co.nz or in print)

stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/108038126/more-bus-lanes-proposed-for-christchurch-to-cope-with-forecast-population-growth

6 hours ago

Free Confidence Ride for Adults TODAY 5pm, Riccarton House.

Connie Christensen from Go Cycle Christchurch

Ladies and Gentlemen!

Hop on your bike and join this leisurely free Spring confidence ride for adults Wednesday 24 October, 5pm start from Riccarton House.

All riders will receive free spoke reflectors or a bell!

Book your spot on 021 0277 9250 or GoCycleChristchurch@gmail.com

facebook.com/events/310294589747645/

8 days ago

Apology after water review

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Christchurch City Council's chief executive Karleen Edwards has apologised after a review into the chlorination of the city's water supply found a "lack of a cohesive system" in how the council managed compliance.

stuff.co.nz/environment/107869548/apology-to-christchurch-residents-after-report-uncovers-failings-in-management-led-to-chlorination

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10 hours ago

Church Fair Sat 27 October

Jenny from Lincoln

The Anglican Parish Fair is on this Saturday at Lincoln (opposite the Fire Station) 9.30 am to 12.30pm. Wonderful plants, Books, White Elephant, clothing, Home Baking, Jams & Preserves, crafts & Gifts. Activities for children and their own stall. Come for Morning Tea or just a Sausage … View moreThe Anglican Parish Fair is on this Saturday at Lincoln (opposite the Fire Station) 9.30 am to 12.30pm. Wonderful plants, Books, White Elephant, clothing, Home Baking, Jams & Preserves, crafts & Gifts. Activities for children and their own stall. Come for Morning Tea or just a Sausage Sizzle or Icecream. Famous in Lincoln and surrounds

5 days ago

Christchurch stadium investment not on district councils' agendas

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Christchurch's neighbouring councils don't plan to help pay for a stadium in the city.

Selwyn mayor Sam Broughton told the Christchurch City Council in May that he supported the idea of rural Canterbury ratepayers contributing, but said this week that financial support from district … View more
Christchurch's neighbouring councils don't plan to help pay for a stadium in the city.

Selwyn mayor Sam Broughton told the Christchurch City Council in May that he supported the idea of rural Canterbury ratepayers contributing, but said this week that financial support from district councils was no longer necessary.

stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/107892003/christchurch-stadium-investment-not-on-district-councils-agendas

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13 hours ago

Free electric hobbs

Lisa from Somerfield

Free hobbs, pick up Barrington St

Free

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19 hours ago

Lincoln Road peak-hour bus lanes

The Team from Christchurch City Council

Do you take the bus?
We’re proposing to introduce peak-hour bus lanes along Lincoln Road, and a small section of Moorhouse Ave, to help ease congestion and speed up travel times for passengers.
Find out more and have your say online: cccgovtnz.cwp.govt.nz...
Check out the flyover video here

cccgovtnz.cwp.govt.nz/news-and-events/newsline/show/3059

1 day ago

ZUMBA Classes first Class FREE

Debbie from Hornby

Every wanted to try Zumba well here's your chance classes are open to all fitness levels you just go at your own pace.💃💃

Class Timeable:
Monday- 6.30-7.30pm at The Hei Hei Community Hall 12 Wycola Ave

Tuesday- 5.30-6.30pm at Russley School 75 Cutts Rd

Wednesday- 6:30-7.30pm at The … View more
Every wanted to try Zumba well here's your chance classes are open to all fitness levels you just go at your own pace.💃💃

Class Timeable:
Monday- 6.30-7.30pm at The Hei Hei Community Hall 12 Wycola Ave

Tuesday- 5.30-6.30pm at Russley School 75 Cutts Rd

Wednesday- 6:30-7.30pm at The Hornby Rugby league Club 839 Halswell Junction Rd

Saturday- 9-10am The Hei Hei Community Hall 12 Wycola Ave

All Welcome no booking needed just walk in First class FREE then just $6 drop in we also have concession cards available

Feel free to jump on our Facebook page www.facebook.com...

1 day ago

Locals Club ..save on trips to the Airport and local tours

Brent from Christchurch Taxi Tours and Transfers

Check out christchurchtaxitours.com. Sign up and save. Locals only rates to the Airport.
✔️ Book and pay ...you’re on your way!!

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4 days ago

How do you feel about your city?

Georgia Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

What do you like about the Garden City? Christchurch's mood is changing as locals begin to feel more positive about their city, new research reveals.

A quality of life survey has found Christchurch residents far more likely than those in other main centres to say their city … View more
Hi neighbours,

What do you like about the Garden City? Christchurch's mood is changing as locals begin to feel more positive about their city, new research reveals.

A quality of life survey has found Christchurch residents far more likely than those in other main centres to say their city had become a better place to live in the past year. To read more, click here.

So, what do you think of these results? What do you love about your hometown? Are there things that bother you - if so, what improvements would you like to see? Let us know in the replies! (Please add "NFP/not for print" if you do not want your images/ comments used on Stuff)

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1 day ago

Spring Gala Dinner this Friday to help St John of God Halswell

Joe from Halswell

Hi All

If any of you are on neighbourly (especially in or near the Halswell area) – would you please post about the Gala Dinner coming up this Friday on Neighbourly?

Here’s some text that you can use / modify.

Spring Gala Dinner this Friday to help St John of God Halswell raise funds to … View more
Hi All

If any of you are on neighbourly (especially in or near the Halswell area) – would you please post about the Gala Dinner coming up this Friday on Neighbourly?

Here’s some text that you can use / modify.

Spring Gala Dinner this Friday to help St John of God Halswell raise funds to build NZ’s first fully accessible, wheelchair friendly, tiny home.
- Superb 5 Course Dinner, with drinks provided.
- Silent / Live Auction including a Samsung 4K Curved Smart TV, Richie McCaw All Blacks jersey and more.
- Special Guest speaker, Gary Endacott (son of rugby league legend Frank Endacott).
o Born with cerebral palsy, his parents were told he would never walk. Instead he has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, run the New York marathon 4 times,
plays rugby league and is a NZ and World Disabled Tennis Champion. Hear some of his humorous insights into facing challenges in life.

Limited seats. Last tickets left. Details here - www.facebook.com...

Ngā mihi,
Nigel

1 day ago

My Taxi Needs Work Tomorrow. Text Elizabeth 0212232232

Elizabeth James from Blue Star - Blue Bubble Taxi Cab 200

Hi Neighbours
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5 Star Service every time!!
✈️ Runs to the Airport from 3 am - plus free domestic meet and greets on your return as required.
🔵 ACC appointments
🔵 Doctor / Hospital appointments.
🔵 Total Mobility Cards accepted
🔵 All credit and … View more
Hi Neighbours
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5 Star Service every time!!
✈️ Runs to the Airport from 3 am - plus free domestic meet and greets on your return as required.
🔵 ACC appointments
🔵 Doctor / Hospital appointments.
🔵 Total Mobility Cards accepted
🔵 All credit and Taxicharge Cards / vouchers accepted
🔵 Gold Cards accepted.
🔵 Tell me you saw this on Neighbourly 😉😉
🔵 Support a local. It really is appreciated.
And remember....I’m the early bird so you need to text or 📞 me before 8:00 pm please.
Best regards
Elizabeth

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2 days ago

Going to the Airport?? Book online and save - fixed rates - no guesswork.

Brent from Christchurch Taxi Tours and Transfers

We’re - christchurchtaxitours.com
👍👍 The New way to save ....Just Book and Pay, then Fly Away!
🔹 christchurchtaxitours.com
🔹 03:00 starts no problem
🔹 Tours from $75.00 pp see the website for details.
🔹 Book your return online too.
🔹 Join the ‘Locals Club’ and then… View more
We’re - christchurchtaxitours.com
👍👍 The New way to save ....Just Book and Pay, then Fly Away!
🔹 christchurchtaxitours.com
🔹 03:00 starts no problem
🔹 Tours from $75.00 pp see the website for details.
🔹 Book your return online too.
🔹 Join the ‘Locals Club’ and then wait. We’ll get Labour Weekend out of the way then we’ll see what we can do for our Locals Club Members.
♦️Just a couple of locals doing our best!
🔴 Have a great week all. Maybe you deserve a few days off?? We are. I’ve got to collect my Gold Card you see. About time too lol
👍 See you soon

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2 days ago

Spring sale! One weekend only

Urban Paving

Time to spruce up the garden? Make the most of our Spring Sale and receive 20% off the retail price on all landscape and garden supplies. Natural Stone Urns and Table Tops, barks, mulches, composts, Peastraw, coloured stones, pungas, sleepers and more.

Keep the kids happy with a fundraiser … View more
Time to spruce up the garden? Make the most of our Spring Sale and receive 20% off the retail price on all landscape and garden supplies. Natural Stone Urns and Table Tops, barks, mulches, composts, Peastraw, coloured stones, pungas, sleepers and more.

Keep the kids happy with a fundraiser sausage sizzle and free concrete handcast.

One weekend only. Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th from 8am – 5pm.

Don’t need it that weekend? Come in during the sale weekend and book a delivery for another date and we will give you a 20% discount on landscape supplies.

Excludes paving and concrete products.
Find out more!

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2 days ago

Blue Star Taxis in Halswell

Jill from Halswell

We left our camera in your taxi and hopped on the Trans Alpine Railway. Thank you for keeping it safe until we returned home from our trip. Most grateful.

3 days ago

Samsung 7kg top loader

Luke from Hornby

Model WA70F5G4
Came with the house, has been sitting in the garage as we had our own machine. Haven't used it since taking it out, ran it once to test and did not leak.
Very expensive to buy brand new.
This model has no central agitator
$300 ONO

Price: $300

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