30 days ago

My Resene Upcycling Award entry

Brett from Epuni

My father, has just finished making our family a really nice bench seat, out of Hardwood decking he had, very proud of what he has done here. If I could do half as good, I would be happy. Finished with a selection of Resene Test pots.

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4 minutes ago

Students compete in science and tech competition

Jon from Hutt City Council

Around 80 teams of primary and secondary school students will go head-to-head tomorrow in the STEMM Student Challenge.

The science, technology, engineering, mathematics and manufacturing competition is in its seventh year and getting stronger. More information below.

1 day ago

Mayor opens Les Dalton Dog Park

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

Mayor Campbell Barry opened the Les Dalton Dog Park with about 500 people and a large contingent of dogs in attendance, on Saturday.
In opening the park, Barry paid tribute to the late Les Dalton, who came up with the original vision for the idea.
Dalton worked for the Hutt City Council's animal control services team for 43 years, and was a prominent local and national voice about dog control.
Michelle Dalton, Les' daughter, spoke on behalf of the whānau, and said that she knew Les would be looking down on the park with a smile.

3 hours ago

Benefits of taking breaks

NumberWorks'nWords Lower Hutt

As parents and educators, we know that a heavy workload and commitments can be stressful, so taking breaks is an essential part of learning. At NumberWorks’nWords, we ensure that breaks are scheduled into each students’ session.

Check out the full blog to explore the benefits of taking breaks for learning and focus!