23 days ago

What's On: Bonsai Show

Les from Leamington

The largest Bonsai Show ever in Hamilton will take place on Saturday and Sunday the 12 and 13 October at Hamilton Gardens Pavilion from 9am until 4pm.
Bonsai Show
  • Hamilton Gardens Pavilion
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1 day ago

Walks before talks for new mayor

Matt Bowen Reporter from Waikato Times

Morning neighbours,

Hamilton's newly minted mayor Paula Southgate "didn't become mayor to overturn the apple cart and bring all my own unique projects to the table".

Instead, she's going to take a couple of days to unwind and plan before getting stuck in.

What do you think of the election results with a new mayor and councillors?

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5 days ago

Empty Founders Theatre costs $650K - what do you think?

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

It has been sitting empty for several years, but Hamilton's Founders Theatre has been costing ratepayers.

Health and safety concerns closed the theatre in March 2016, but since then it has cost about $650,000.

Read the article to find out what the money was for. What are your thoughts on the cost? And what do you think should happen with the theatre?

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5 days ago

WATCH: Rotterdam's floating cows: the future of farming?

The Team from Play Stuff

Hi Neighbours, could you imagine cows floating down the Waikato River?

These cows are floating on Europe's largest port, in another effort to make cattle farming more sustainable. The owners call it the world's first 'floating farm'. It's in Rotterdam and they want it to minimize waste and land use, and also bring food production closer to the city.

Play Now: play.stuff.co.nz...

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