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23 days ago

Queen Charlotte bike ride

Sergey from Nelson South

Anyone with an eMTB (electric mountain-bike) want to do the Queen Charlotte Trail before December 1st?

The plan is falling into place!
Friday 29 Nov – Drive to Picton and stay in cheap backpackers or other suitable accommodation.

Saturday 30 Nov – Take an early ferry (or water taxi) to Ship Cove and Bike to Portage – 50K

We’ve rented a cool place through Book a Bach that sleeps 4. There’s only two beds but there is space on the couch or floor for a reduced rate. 🙂

Sunday Dec 1 – Bike to Picton: 20K to Anakiwa (on QC Trail) and 20K (on road)

Drive back to Nelson in the afternoon

There is an opportunity to do a little more trail riding on the way from Anakiwa to Picton, depending on how much energy everyone has.

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14 hours ago

Patsy cat's missing!

Lou from Nelson South

Have you seen Patsy? Missing since Friday morning from Vanguard Street. 2 year old female long haired tabby, little on the plumper side. Can appear quite timid, but more sassy than shy. Can you please check your garages and sheds. We are starting to worry about her and really miss her!

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45 minutes ago

Delaware Bay estuary boat launching access

Tim O'Connell Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Following discussion at its recent Environment Committee meeting about boat launching at Delaware /Wakapuaka Estuary, Nelson City Council will seek further information and talk to iwi partners and the community. The matter will return to the Committee on 5 March 2020.

Are you a regular user of the estuary for fishing or maritime activities? If so, will you continue to use the area as per normal over summer and has there been an increase in compliance measures in recent weeks?

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11 hours ago

Have you won a SIX60 double pass?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Another 10 double passes to SIX60 have been drawn for our Neighbourly members! We have 100 double passes to give away as well as an exclusive concert by one of the supporting acts from the SIX60 tour.

To be eligible, make sure you are a verified Neighbourly member (need a hand verifying your address? Click here). We’ll also need to see you being more Neighbourly, whether it’s posting to your neighbourhood, replying to questions or inviting your neighbour to join the site (we’ve put together a few ideas here).
Have you won?

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