Russell Forest, Hikurangi

22 days ago

Do you think Northland is growing rapidly?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

According to the 2018 Census results, Northland has had the biggest percentage of population increase. But Northland Inc disputes the figures, saying there were more people here in 2013. What do you think? Is growth impacting where you live in Northland?

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22 days ago

Strong wind watch

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a strong wind watch for Northland.

Valid: 15 hours from 6:00pm Wednesday to 9:00am Thursday.
Forecast: Southwest winds are expected to strengthen this afternoon. From 6pm Wednesday till 9am Thursday, west to southwest winds may approach severe gales in exposed places.

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MetService has issued a strong wind watch for Northland.

Valid: 15 hours from 6:00pm Wednesday to 9:00am Thursday.
Forecast: Southwest winds are expected to strengthen this afternoon. From 6pm Wednesday till 9am Thursday, west to southwest winds may approach severe gales in exposed places.

An update for severe weather will be issued by 10:00am Wednesday 25 Sep 2019.

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25 days ago

New 130-berth marina for Whangarei

The team Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Whangarei will get a new 130-berth marina, including a more than 4500 square metre reclamation.

It's said that "it would provide significant positive effects, not only for Whangarei but also the wider Northland region". What are your thoughts on this?

SOURCE: … View more
Whangarei will get a new 130-berth marina, including a more than 4500 square metre reclamation.

It's said that "it would provide significant positive effects, not only for Whangarei but also the wider Northland region". What are your thoughts on this?

SOURCE: Northland Regional Council

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24 days ago

What did you think of the All Blacks vs. South Africa game?

The team Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Hi neighbours - what'd you think of the All Blacks vs. South Africa game on Saturday night?

Some All Blacks supporters have expressed disgust that Springboks fans sang loudly during the All Blacks' first haka at the World Cup, even though this isn't uncommon. What are your thoughts?

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23 days ago

Nissan Wingroad 2005 $3999 neg

Alexia from Kerikeri District

This is a economical , reliable car
It has a WOF till April 2020
A new battery ( new battery cost $150)
A new used engine gone about 150 km. (The new engine cost $1650 )
A new radiator ( new radiator $500 to $600)
4 x new tyres ( new tyres around $480)
This is a excellent car … View more
This is a economical , reliable car
It has a WOF till April 2020
A new battery ( new battery cost $150)
A new used engine gone about 150 km. (The new engine cost $1650 )
A new radiator ( new radiator $500 to $600)
4 x new tyres ( new tyres around $480)
This is a excellent car with seats that fold down .
It is great for a family, trady, or traveler .
You can fit a double mattress in the back .
This car needs to sell and will take genuine offers only .
Phone Alexia on
0211179810

Price: $3,999

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24 days ago

NZ House & Garden House Tour - Tickets on sale now!

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

Join us for a day of indulgence by stepping inside the pages of one of New Zealand's favourite magazines.

We've hand picked five fabulous locations to showcase a variety of homes, reflecting local design flare and style. The tours are self-driven, and give attendees the opportunity to … View more
Join us for a day of indulgence by stepping inside the pages of one of New Zealand's favourite magazines.

We've hand picked five fabulous locations to showcase a variety of homes, reflecting local design flare and style. The tours are self-driven, and give attendees the opportunity to take in the best scenery the region has to offer, try some quirky cafes or eateries along the way, and also visit our Hub; a one stop shop for all your house tour information and where they can meet the editorial team behind their much-loved magazine.

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24 days ago

Mental Health Awareness Week starts today! 💜🌿

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Together let's explore our way to well-being because when it's strong, our whānau, communities and Aotearoa can flourish too.

#NSNZmentalhealth #MHAWNZ

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24 days ago

Poll: How has your Rugby World Cup streaming experience been?

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours, have you been enjoying the Rugby World Cup - or has your Spark Sport stream let you down?

The rest of Rugby World Cup tournament should stream "perfectly", Spark says, after thousands of rugby fans were let down by streaming of the All Blacks' first match.

To … View more
Hi neighbours, have you been enjoying the Rugby World Cup - or has your Spark Sport stream let you down?

The rest of Rugby World Cup tournament should stream "perfectly", Spark says, after thousands of rugby fans were let down by streaming of the All Blacks' first match.

To read more, click here.

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How has your Rugby World Cup streaming experience been?
  • 35.1% Perfect - I had no issues
    35.1% Complete
  • 31% Not the best
    31% Complete
  • 33.9% Absolutely horrible
    33.9% Complete
507 votes
24 days ago

Poll: Are you supporting the climate change strike this week?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Young people are leading the charge for this Friday's climate strike.

The idea is for as many people as possible to take the day off work to protest for climate action in solidarity with the school strikers. Are you in support of this?

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Are you supporting the climate change strike this week?
  • 27.4% Absolutely
    27.4% Complete
  • 20.4% No - not interested in climate change
    20.4% Complete
  • 23.7% Not sure how the strike will make a difference
    23.7% Complete
  • 28.5% Other - more practical things could be done to raise awareness
    28.5% Complete
906 votes
34 days ago

Should New Zealand history be taught in all schools?

The team Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Hi neighbours - Jacinda Ardern has announced that all schools and kura would be expected, by 2022, to teach the country's history.

Curriculum changes would reset a national framework so that all learners and ākonga were aware of key aspects of New Zealand history and how they had influenced … View more
Hi neighbours - Jacinda Ardern has announced that all schools and kura would be expected, by 2022, to teach the country's history.

Curriculum changes would reset a national framework so that all learners and ākonga were aware of key aspects of New Zealand history and how they had influenced and shaped the nation.

What do you think? Should New Zealand history be taught in all schools, or are there other, more important subjects to teach?

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29 days ago

Do you know a community hero?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Dr Carol Peters, best known for her work with One Double Five Community House Whare Awhina, has been nominated as a community hero in the Women of Influence Awards. What do you think of this nomination and can you name other heroes in the community (of any gender)?

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31 days ago

Poll: Did you enjoy the giant Big Fresh fruits and veges?

The team Reporter from Northern News

People either loved them or hated them, and now they're up for sale.

The giant 1990's Big Fresh Supermarket fruits and veges are up on Trade Me, with over 700 people adding them to their watchlist.

Did you enjoy seeing them on your grocery shopping outing?

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Did you enjoy the giant Big Fresh fruits and veges?
  • 45.5% Yes, I loved seeing them!
    45.5% Complete
  • 0% No way, they were terrifying
    0% Complete
  • 54.5% I didn't even notice them
    54.5% Complete
11 votes
25 days ago

SUNDAY SKATING

Carl Cooper from Northland Inline Skating Club

Sunday Skating
2pm - 4pm today!
It's the last one for the year!!
$8 including skate hire. Eftpos available.
BaySport Stadium, Harmony Lane, Waipapa
Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

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25 days ago

Join Gen Less

Gen Less

They all had their defining moments. Climate change is ours.
Join Gen Less, and live more with less energy. #GenLess
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