Rural Southland, Invercargill

46 days ago

Information sought after robbery - Can you help Police?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Police are asking for the public's help to identify two offenders who robbed Centre St dairy around 4am on Monday.

The two offenders entered the dairy, tried and failed to open a secure cigarette cabinet, then stole the cash drawer and fled on foot. The cash drawer was located close by at … View more
Police are asking for the public's help to identify two offenders who robbed Centre St dairy around 4am on Monday.

The two offenders entered the dairy, tried and failed to open a secure cigarette cabinet, then stole the cash drawer and fled on foot. The cash drawer was located close by at the Newfield School.

Police are also interested in speaking to the occupants of a grey sedan, parked across the road from the dairy.

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46 days ago

#NeighbourlySupporters - final draw!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Have you been watching the game with your neighbours? Maybe you have invited the guy next door to come along and watch at the pub or you've organised a family BBQ on game day? You could win a $50 voucher - so game-day chips and dips are on us!

Simply enter the #neighbourlysupporters drawView more
Have you been watching the game with your neighbours? Maybe you have invited the guy next door to come along and watch at the pub or you've organised a family BBQ on game day? You could win a $50 voucher - so game-day chips and dips are on us!

Simply enter the #neighbourlysupporters draw before the weekend.

Thanks to everyone who has entered so far! We love seeing what you have been up to in your neighbourhoods.

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47 days ago

Southland has another centenarian

Nicole Johnstone Reporter from Southland Times

Helen Youngson is Southland's latest centenarian. Happy birthday Helen!
Read more: www.stuff.co.nz...

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47 days ago

Term 4 tuition reinforces a year full of learning.

NumberWorks'nWords Invercargill

We all know how important it is to finish well. There is nothing more frustrating to see our children having a fantastic year and then “dropping the ball” in the last few weeks and losing momentum. Term 4 sees a consolidation of work learnt during the year and developing a platform to launch … View moreWe all know how important it is to finish well. There is nothing more frustrating to see our children having a fantastic year and then “dropping the ball” in the last few weeks and losing momentum. Term 4 sees a consolidation of work learnt during the year and developing a platform to launch the next academic year. At NumberWorks’nWords, we ensure that our students are motivated until the end and well prepared for the next step. Call now to book your free assessment and introductory lesson.

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48 days ago

Have you passed "inheritance" on to your kids?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

We're on the hunt for people who've passed "inheritance" on to their kids while still alive? i.e. you haven't made them wait for it to be distributed by a will. Do you fit the bill? Get in touch with susan.edmunds@stuff.co.nz

48 days ago

Prepared For Anything - October 1st to 31st ⚠️

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Here at Neighbourhood Support we know first hand that communities that stay connected and prepared fare better in emergencies than those without a plan.

For the month of October, we want to see how you tackle emergency preparedness. From getting first aid training to putting together a grab n’ … View more
Here at Neighbourhood Support we know first hand that communities that stay connected and prepared fare better in emergencies than those without a plan.

For the month of October, we want to see how you tackle emergency preparedness. From getting first aid training to putting together a grab n’ go bag with survival essentials, a little bit of planning goes a long way to make sure you can get through any situation.

This month also coincides with International Day of Disaster Reduction on October 13th and New Zealand’s national earthquake drill and tsunami hikoi, ShakeOut, on Thursday, October 17th at 1.30pm.

Let us know how you’re preparing for anything in your home, at work or in your community by tagging us in your posts + using the following hashtag so we can see what you get up to:

#NSNZprepared

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49 days ago

Last call for our subscription offer - special for Neighbourly members

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

This offer ends today! For 75 years, NZ Gardener has been sharing great gardening advice and amazing New Zealand gardens, DIY projects, seasonal recipes and preserves and more. For the month of September we’d like to offer our Neighbourly audience a special offer for a one-year subscription at … View moreThis offer ends today! For 75 years, NZ Gardener has been sharing great gardening advice and amazing New Zealand gardens, DIY projects, seasonal recipes and preserves and more. For the month of September we’d like to offer our Neighbourly audience a special offer for a one-year subscription at $75. Use the promo code NZGN75.

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49 days ago

Did you witness a crash last week?

The Team Reporter from Southland Times

Police are seeking witnesses to a two-vehicle crash at the roundabout on the intersection of Dee and Tay streets in Invercargill about 3.30pm on Wednesday. The crash involved a white Subaru Legacy and a silver Suzuki Swift.

Police believe there were several witnesses. Anyone who has information … View more
Police are seeking witnesses to a two-vehicle crash at the roundabout on the intersection of Dee and Tay streets in Invercargill about 3.30pm on Wednesday. The crash involved a white Subaru Legacy and a silver Suzuki Swift.

Police believe there were several witnesses. Anyone who has information in relation to the crash is asked to contact Constable Andrew Kenning, of Invercargill.

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49 days ago

Poll: Should 16-year-olds be allowed to vote?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The Greens have announced support for voting at 16.

Green party co-leader James Shaw said he saw "switched on" young people demanding to be heard by politicians. They were desperately unhappy about the decisions political leaders were making about their futures.

What do you think?

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Should 16-year-olds be allowed to vote?
  • 17.6% Absolutely - young people are our future!
    17.6% Complete
  • 70% No - they lack experience to make good judgements
    70% Complete
  • 12.5% It depends on the 16-year-old
    12.5% Complete
1815 votes
50 days ago

Get creative with glass

The Team from Resene ColorShop Invercargill

Lace patterns always look beautiful. Turn this glass vase from plain to pretty with a lace effect and a Resene testpot.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene.

Find out how to create this quick and easy project yourself

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51 days ago

Do you know a Kind Neighbour?

AMI Insurance

At AMI we're looking for all the kindness heroes in your neighbourhood and we want to hear all about them. Nominate someone today, to be our weekly AMI Kind Neighbour and your special neighbour could feature in the community newspapers around New Zealand as an inspiration to us all.

Plus, … View more
At AMI we're looking for all the kindness heroes in your neighbourhood and we want to hear all about them. Nominate someone today, to be our weekly AMI Kind Neighbour and your special neighbour could feature in the community newspapers around New Zealand as an inspiration to us all.

Plus, if your nomination is chosen and features in the community newspapers then you'll both receive a $50 Prezzy® card from us!
Enter now!

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51 days ago

Have Shadowclad as your exterior cladding? Important information!

Adina Thorn Lawyers

Join the Shadowclad Class Action

Many property owners from around rural and urban New Zealand have already signed up to the funded Shadowclad Class Action, which is currently in progress and before the Auckland High Court. The action seeks damages on behalf of owners as a result of the alleged … View more
Join the Shadowclad Class Action

Many property owners from around rural and urban New Zealand have already signed up to the funded Shadowclad Class Action, which is currently in progress and before the Auckland High Court. The action seeks damages on behalf of owners as a result of the alleged failure of Shadowclad cladding.

THERE IS STILL TIME TO JOIN

If you own a property (house or commercial building) with Shadowclad as the exterior cladding, and the Shadowclad was installed within the last 15 years, you should register your interest now.

Visit www.adinathorn.co.nz to find out more about the class action and litigation funding.
Register now

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