32 days ago

πŸ•οΈ Three ProjectK schools have recently returned from their wilderness adventures braving the winter cold. 🌲

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation

The schools involved were Kelston Girls College, Northcote College and Waitakere College, and the activities they took part in included; tramping, water activities and a solo camping night.

Congrats to all those involved. We hope you all had an amazing time!

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More messages from your neighbours
17 days ago

What do you think of councillors getting ratepayer-funded childcare?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Whangārei District Council has decided to introduce a new childcare allowance for elected members, which has also been supported by Northland Regional Council. What do you think? (Please put NFP if your comments are not for publication.)

7 hours ago

What's On: Bee Keeping Workshop

Adrian from Albany Heights

An interactive presentation by an expert Apiarist. This fun and informative workshop is packed with information about these amazing critters and what to plant to grow a bee friendly garden.
Bee Keeping Workshop
  • Kaipara Coast Plant Centre & Sculpture Gardens
5 days ago

Poll: Do we need stronger alcohol laws?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

After a two-month-old Northland baby died with a blood alcohol level six times the legal drink driving limit through breastfeeding experts are calling for tougher alcohol rules. Do you agree? (Please put NFP on any comments that are not for publication.)

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Do we need stronger alcohol laws?
  • 20% Yes - I agree with higher prices, restricted sale hours, restricted advertising
    20% Complete
  • 34.5% No - the rules should stay as they are
    34.5% Complete
  • 43.6% Restrictions are okay but leave the price alone
    43.6% Complete
  • 1.8% Other (please comment below)
    1.8% Complete
55 votes