62 days ago

Aquarium revamp to cost $51.3 million - What are your thoughts?

The team Reporter from Hawke's Bay News

Hi neighbours - the revamp of the National Aquarium of New Zealand is expected to cost $51.3 million before it opens in 2025.

It is said that the council was "redefining the aquarium to make a significant and positive contribution to New Zealand's aquatic environments", but an environmental expert has labelled this as "unwise".

What are your thoughts? Do you think this is a good or unwise investment? What do you think about the impact it could have on the coastline?
Read more here

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3 days ago

Hand Blender

Paula from Camberley

Hi I have a hand blender that I want to swap for a blow dryer or hair dryer please. I hope everyone as a great week

1 day ago

House to rent on Marine Parade

Duncan from Havelock North

check this out!!!!!
This is a double storied adjoined house that has been fully renovated on the inside with sea views. There is a modern kitchen with new appliances. Off the kitchen is the lounge with a heat pump. The bathroom is upstairs with a shower and a toilet. There is one bedroom on the ground floor and two upstairs. The house is close to the beach and central Napier shops, bars and restaurants.

1 day ago

New Foodbank Project hub launched in the Hawkes Bay

Julia de Ruiter from The Salvation Army NZ

To celebrate World Food Day, we're delighted to share that we've launched a new Foodbank Project hub in the Hawkes Bay!

Stephen and the team at The Salvation Army Napier are grateful to receive donations made through The Foodbank Project. When people come to their foodbank seeking support, they are able to use your donation in food parcels, along with other essential items help get them through the tough times they're facing ❤

Sign up to become a Foodbank Project donor and donate a Hawkes Bay bundle today!

Huge thanks to our incredible partners Countdown Supermarkets and Lucid - we couldn't do this without their support!