46 days ago

Neighbourly's Good News

Paul from Carterton District

A while ago l ran out of fuel near the summit of the Remutaka Hill ( due to a faulty fuel gauge, not stupidity on my part). I set off towards Featherston with my jerry can, intending to stop and stick my thumb out at the next suitable pull over area. I rounded the corner and found a car already waiting for me and l was very grateful for a ride into town. On my return trip a had my thumb out for a couple of hundred metres when woman with 3 kids stopped for me. I chatted casually with her and the kids on the way up the hill, but the subject of their destination never arose. She deposited me back at my stranded car and l expressed my gratitude. I was, however, gobsmacked to see her then turn around and head back to Featherston. Seems she wasn't heading to the Hutt at all but just a local going about her local business. I shall never forget that act of kindness.

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Queen Margaret College Open Days

Queen Margaret College

QMC is an IB World School, and proud to offer unparalleled excellence in teaching, learning and wellbeing. Our students learn new skills, develop confidence, take risks and, challenge and explore the world around them.

Every student enjoys access to a wide range of cultural and sporting opportunities in a progressive, cosmopolitan, safe environment.

We value diversity and inclusivity - and are the school of choice for families from 54 nations worldwide. Join us for our Open Days to discover all the opportunities we offer and the difference a QM education will make to your child’s future.

- Friday 26 March
- Sunday 28 March
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26 days ago

Compost, Mulch, Topsoil & Firewood

Nathan and Lucie from Masterton Mulch

Available for Bulk delivery

🌱Screened Topsoil
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3 days ago

Pet of the Day. Meet Chewie

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

This week we feature Chewie from Melrose who belongs to Deb Boates who says Chewie enjoys smelling flowers.
Remember if you want your pet featured on Neighbourly, email us on yourpet@dompost.co.nz with a recent photo. Please remember to say what suburb you are from.