30 days ago

How hard is it for you to visit a doctor?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Kaitaia patients are having to travel for hours to see a GP, while other Northlanders are waiting up to seven weeks to get an appointment. What has your experience been like? What do you think should be done?

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More messages from your neighbours
5 minutes ago

Would you pay to see Tāne Mahuta?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Te Roroa is thinking about restricting access to iconic kauri Tāne Mahuta to paid tours only in an effort to stop kauri dieback spreading. The iwi has just won a biodiversity award for the way it has responded to the threat of the disease. What do you think? Would you pay to see Tāne Mahuta?

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21 hours ago

What's On: Floral Arrangements - Christmas Theme

Adrian from Albany Heights

Ever wanted to create your own Christmas table display or wreath? Then this is your opportunity to find out how from a top florist. $15 p/p pay on the day.
Floral Arrangements - Christmas Theme
  • Kaipara Coast Plant Centre & Sculpture Gardens
1 day ago

Poll: Should horse racing be banned?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.

The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.

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Should horse racing be banned?
  • 29.5% Definitely - it’s inhumane
    29.5% Complete
  • 14.3% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun
    14.3% Complete
  • 3.9% I don’t have an opinion
    3.9% Complete
  • 52.3% Only for those found guilty of abuse
    52.3% Complete
1198 votes