59 days ago

When does NZ move to the 'traffic light system'?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hundreds of thousands of Kiwis who do not yet have both doses of the Covid-19 vaccine face a tightening of their freedoms on December 3, when the Government moves the entire country into the new “traffic-light” system.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the date on Monday, saying Covid-19 was not going to be eradicated from New Zealand.

“The hard truth is that Delta is here and not going away,” Ardern said.

While Aucklanders will finally see an end to New Zealand’s longest lockdown, those in other parts of the country could face far more restrictions if they have not been fully-vaccinated.

Read more here.

More messages from your neighbours
4 hours ago

Do you have a great eggplant recipe?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Dear neighbours,

Every month, NZ Gardener runs a series of tested reader recipes using a seasonal crop. We are now on the hunt for eggplant recipes, so send your best ones to mailbox@nzgardener.co.nz before January 30, 2022.

Every published recipe wins a copy of our special edition Homegrown Recipes.

4 days ago

Sign up for Quick Charge - our new EV newsletter

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Electrification of the motoring industry is not only inevitable, it is happening at a far faster rate than most people were probably expecting.

Our new weekly newsletter Quick Charge makes it easy to be informed and entertained, bringing you all of the biggest EV news, as well as regular updates on our various long-term tests and other bits and pieces that have caught our eye.

Sign up (it's free!) here.

7 hours ago

Summer Pop Up Sale this Sunday Hamilton

Aaron from Chartwell

Mokoz and Aoen's creations unique art are back with their POP UP ROADSIDE STALL during this Summer in Hamilton.

❤️ Summer Sarongs from Tie Dyed, Bob Marley, Mandela designs along with Bohemian Shoulder Bags, coin purses and more.....
🧡 Dreamcatchers various sizes, shapes and colors
💛 Crystal vortex spinners and suncatchers
💚 Beaded Wire and Wall Art
💙 Ann Stokes Incense with a wide range of aromas
💜 Earrings, Creative Unique Art

A great chance to come along purchase from these two small businesses a treat for yourself, or some great items for gifts for loved ones or a friend.

Look for us on the lawn front with the rainbow buntings.

Event info: fb.me...