Western Lake, Featherston

1 day ago

How do you dispose of paint?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

DIY-ers are being urged to dispose of paint responsibly, after a video captured paint flowing from a storm water drain into Titahi Bay. Wellington Water said paint was found in waterways every summer. How do you you dispose of paint?

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16 minutes ago

Beeswax Wraps - Lunch Pack

Nicki from South Wairarapa District

The perfect sustainable gift
Bee Good Beeswax food wraps are the perfect and natural alternative to plastic wrap.
Handmade, Reusable, Biodegradable, Breathable, Made in the Wairarapa
Use to wrap sandwiches, cheese, fruit and veggies. Fold and press the edges together to contain nuts and snacks.
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The perfect sustainable gift
Bee Good Beeswax food wraps are the perfect and natural alternative to plastic wrap.
Handmade, Reusable, Biodegradable, Breathable, Made in the Wairarapa
Use to wrap sandwiches, cheese, fruit and veggies. Fold and press the edges together to contain nuts and snacks.
Seal bowls and dishes using the natural warmth of the hands by pressing the wrap well around container to seal.
Made from 100% cotton, beeswax, tree resin and jojoba oil.
Lunch Pack:
2 Snack Wraps - 23 x 23 cm
1 Sandwich Wrap - 26 x 33 cm

Styles available (content may vary)
1. Loaves and Fishes
2. Tiger Stripe
3. Llama Leaf
4. Secret garden
5. Cornflower

Price: $20

11 hours ago

What's On: Summer Explorations- Student Creative Exhibition

Rachel from Hutt Central

End of Year Student Art Exhibition. Opening night 12th Dec 6pm-9pm. Guest speaker:Jewellery artist Lisa Walker. Also open 13th,14th&15 10am-4pm. TLCstudents present their works in an eclectic group show.
Summer Explorations- Student Creative Exhibition
  • The Learning Connexion
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15 hours ago

What's On: Paul Bosauder Flamenco Tour

Sian from Takaka

Join world-class flamenco musicians as they explore the limits of flamenco dance, composition and improvisation. Tierra y Mar; flamenco Danza y Guitarra; contrasts tradition and innovation, expression and discipline.
Paul Bosauder Flamenco Tour
  • Hannah Playhouse
17 hours ago

Soldiers erect permanent tribute to fallen buddy on Te Whiti Rd.

Piers Fuller Reporter from News of Wairarapa

Palmerston North based army gunner Andrew Rance died on a corner between Gladstone and Masterton earlier this year and his mates from 16th Field Regiment have installed a permanent memorial on the spot on the bend on Te Whiti Rd. Great to see the camaraderie among the unit and the esteem with which… View morePalmerston North based army gunner Andrew Rance died on a corner between Gladstone and Masterton earlier this year and his mates from 16th Field Regiment have installed a permanent memorial on the spot on the bend on Te Whiti Rd. Great to see the camaraderie among the unit and the esteem with which they held their friend.

19 hours ago

⚠ ROAD CLOSURE - DIXON ST⚠

The Team from Wellington Water

As part of our works to repair the wastewater leak at the intersection of Willis St and Dixon St, we need to close the western side of Dixon St.

We have found an issue that we need to investigate which requires closure of this section of the road.

We will provide an update later this afternoon.

21 hours ago

Win a years subscription to TV Guide with Readers Tours!

The Team from Readers Tours

For over three decades, Readers Tours has been taking our loyal readers on unforgettable journeys exploring the rich history and culture of New Zealand’s hidden gems.

The much loved North and South Island Journeys are back for 2020, along with the launch of two new escapes in both the North and … View more
For over three decades, Readers Tours has been taking our loyal readers on unforgettable journeys exploring the rich history and culture of New Zealand’s hidden gems.

The much loved North and South Island Journeys are back for 2020, along with the launch of two new escapes in both the North and South Island. These new shorter escapes are the perfect length of time for those adventurous seniors who want a taste of the spectacular excursions and sights our country has to offer.

To celebrate the launch of our brand new tours, our friends at TV Guide and Neighbourly are giving away a year’s subscription for TV Guide to one lucky adventurer!

All you have to do is tell us a New Zealand destination you would love to visit via this link and you'll be in the draw to win!

Entries close 19 December 2019!

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1 day ago

Sewing/Clothing Alterations

Natalie from South Wairarapa District

Price varies depending on work. Approximately $25 per hour.

Negotiable

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1 day ago

Pea weevil restrictions

biosecuritynewzealand

Restrictions are still in place in the Wairarapa.

We have successfully reduced the number of pests invading our plants, but we still need your help to eradicate this completely.

So please, no pea planting, no pea seeds and no pea straw.

This pest has the potential to destroy pea crops, so … View more
Restrictions are still in place in the Wairarapa.

We have successfully reduced the number of pests invading our plants, but we still need your help to eradicate this completely.

So please, no pea planting, no pea seeds and no pea straw.

This pest has the potential to destroy pea crops, so restrictions are for both commercial and residential growers. With your help, we can eradicate pea weevil completely.

If you see peas growing, get in touch: 0800 80 99 66, or biosecurity.govt.nz/peaweevil

Thanks for your support, we cannot do this without you.
Find out more

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1 day ago

SuperSeniors Newsletter December 2019

The Team from Office for Seniors

Season's Greetings Neighbours!

The December edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter is out now! It's filled with useful information including the details of the new Better Later Life Strategy.

In this issue we find out about regional banking hubs and the dangers of falls and concussions … View more
Season's Greetings Neighbours!

The December edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter is out now! It's filled with useful information including the details of the new Better Later Life Strategy.

In this issue we find out about regional banking hubs and the dangers of falls and concussions in over 65-year-olds.

We also have a tasty lemon and yoghurt custard pot recipe, from the NZ nutrition foundation, for a holiday dessert treat!

Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year.

To subscribe, to the newsletter follow this link: bit.ly...
To view the current edition go to: bit.ly...

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2 days ago

Poll: How often do you use your local bank branch?

Seamus Boyer Reporter from Dominion Post

Kiwibank's Johnsonville branch will close its doors next month, the latest in a spate of local closures. How often would you go into your local branch? www.stuff.co.nz...

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How often do you use your local bank branch?
  • 8.4% Every single week
    8.4% Complete
  • 7.5% Once a fortnight
    7.5% Complete
  • 16.4% Maybe once a month
    16.4% Complete
  • 28.6% A couple of times a year
    28.6% Complete
  • 19.1% Once a year if I'm lucky
    19.1% Complete
  • 17.3% Never if I can help it
    17.3% Complete
  • 2.7% What's a bank branch?
    2.7% Complete
371 votes
2 days ago

Launch offer: 50% OFF your first order

Cooper's Pet Kitchen

Cooper's Pet Kitchen has a special offer just for Neighbourly members...

Order today and receive an 8kg bag of our Lamb and Fish Recipe for just $47, normal retail price $94 each.

Cooper's Pet Kitchen is a personalised dog food subscription service providing convenience and peace … View more
Cooper's Pet Kitchen has a special offer just for Neighbourly members...

Order today and receive an 8kg bag of our Lamb and Fish Recipe for just $47, normal retail price $94 each.

Cooper's Pet Kitchen is a personalised dog food subscription service providing convenience and peace of mind for you. You'll know you're feeding your dog quality with our premium, New Zealand-made kibble. Order today and we'll deliver to your door in no time.

*Offer valid for first order only. Expires 18/12/19.
Order now

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