Tahunanui, Nelson

14 hours ago

Do you get our free gardening ezine?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

In this week’s issue we say avocados are the fruit we all long to grow. It’s time to plant salad greens in containers, inspire junior gardeners, turn lawns into new garden beds and repot and feed hippeastrums.

We list 10 trees to plant to attract birds to your garden for shelter and a … View more
In this week’s issue we say avocados are the fruit we all long to grow. It’s time to plant salad greens in containers, inspire junior gardeners, turn lawns into new garden beds and repot and feed hippeastrums.

We list 10 trees to plant to attract birds to your garden for shelter and a year-round food supply. Plus go in the draw for fertiliser and soil enhancer from Fodda and there’s another chance to win Mr Fothergill’s ultimate garden pack.

Delivered every Friday to your email inbox, Get Growing digital magazine offers seasonal gardening advice from the NZ Gardener magazine's team of experts. Each week we answer all your burning questions on raising fruit and veges and tell you the top tasks to do in your backyard this weekend. Subscribe here:

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1 day ago

Why 2021 will be the year of the long weekend

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

Good news – 2021 is set to be the year of the long weekend.

Five out of 10 public holidays will be Mondayised (or Tuesdayised in one case) next year, which means if you work a standard Monday to Friday week, you can look forward to some extended breaks.

In fact, once you’ve … View more
Hey neighbours,

Good news – 2021 is set to be the year of the long weekend.

Five out of 10 public holidays will be Mondayised (or Tuesdayised in one case) next year, which means if you work a standard Monday to Friday week, you can look forward to some extended breaks.

In fact, once you’ve tacked on the weekends, you’ll end up getting a whopping 25 days off out of those 10 stat days, plus your region’s anniversary day.

To find out how to get the most out of your annual leave next year, click here.

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10 hours ago

garden art

Paul from Redwood Valley

A gong .made from recycled materials . It stands around a meter high .Very heavy . The sound travels a very long way

Price: $175

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10 hours ago

New Season Stock out now!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Richmond

Hi Neighbours,
Spring is here! Head down to your nearest Red Cross Shop and check out our new season stock!
We can't wait to see you!

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10 hours ago

New Season Stock out now!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Stoke

Hi Neighbours,
Spring is here! Head down to your nearest Red Cross Shop and check out our new season stock!
We can't wait to see you!

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10 hours ago

New Season Stock out now!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Vanguard St

Hi Neighbours,
Spring is here! Head down to your nearest Red Cross Shop and check out our new season stock!
We can't wait to see you!

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6 days ago

Salad greens for sale (organically raised and grown)

Sally from The Brook

Variety of greens picked fresh from my garden.
100gm: $2
200gm: $3

Also I have some 'Cafe au Lait' dahlia tubers for sale.
Contact: Sally on 0211709443

14 hours ago

Ken the kea has been making himself at home in suburban Nelson

Samantha Gee Reporter from The Nelson Mail

In the last few weeks, a number of residents in north Nelson have seen Ken, a young male kea, who has made himself at home in people's gardens and even trying his luck trying to get inside. Have you seen Ken? Or had an close up encounter with a kea?

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15 hours ago

Posts

Sean from Toi Toi - Washington Valley

Assortment of posts and wood.
Please text / call Sean on 021 543130

Free

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15 hours ago

Bike Ramp

Sean from Toi Toi - Washington Valley

Ramp for jumping bikes. Perfect for school holidays!
Please call / text Sean on 021 543130

Free

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16 hours ago

Roadworks awaken 'anarchist tendencies' in drivers

Skara Bohny Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Hard to miss the roadworks at the Vanguard St/Rutherford Rd intersection - have they disrupted your drive at all? Yesterday the road had to be reopened after so many drivers ignored the road signs to drive through anyway. Did you see any dodgers (or dodge the signs yourself)?

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17 hours ago

We need you!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Stoke

Hi,
We are looking for volunteers who are keen to support us and our friendly team.
If you are passionate about retail, and you’d like to use that drive to help your community, then you are exactly who we are looking for.
This is an exciting opportunity to utilize your skills, meet amazing people… View more
Hi,
We are looking for volunteers who are keen to support us and our friendly team.
If you are passionate about retail, and you’d like to use that drive to help your community, then you are exactly who we are looking for.
This is an exciting opportunity to utilize your skills, meet amazing people and learn new things. If you’re keen to help and join our team, click on the "Read More" button below to apply to your Red Cross Shop in Stoke.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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17 hours ago

We need you!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Vanguard St

Hi,

We are looking for volunteers who are keen to support us and our friendly team.
If you are passionate about retail, and you’d like to use that drive to help your community, then you are exactly who we are looking for.
This is an exciting opportunity to utilize your skills, meet amazing … View more
Hi,

We are looking for volunteers who are keen to support us and our friendly team.
If you are passionate about retail, and you’d like to use that drive to help your community, then you are exactly who we are looking for.
This is an exciting opportunity to utilize your skills, meet amazing people and learn new things. If you’re keen to help and join our team, click on the "Read More" button below to apply to your Red Cross Shop at Vanguard Street in Nelson.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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18 hours ago

What is double glazing?

RetroFit Double Glazing - Nelson

What is double glazing? We’ve put together some information that might help you with your research if you're considering getting retrofit double glazing click here to read. If you’re interested, we offer a free no obligation quote click here or call us on 0800 658 658.

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20 hours ago

Paint a hat box

The Team from Resene ColorShop Nelson

Turn a cardboard lidded hat box into a stylish piece of home décor using Resene testpots, with a tribal twist.

When painting with a tribal theme, throw perfection out the window and embrace crooked lines, texture, and less than perfect paint techniques to get a more organic result.

Make the most… View more
Turn a cardboard lidded hat box into a stylish piece of home décor using Resene testpots, with a tribal twist.

When painting with a tribal theme, throw perfection out the window and embrace crooked lines, texture, and less than perfect paint techniques to get a more organic result.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create your own

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1 day ago

Resene Cambridge needs help to return the shop's pet cat, Timmy.

Resene

Some supernatural help has been hired in the hope customers and staff at the Resene shop in Cambridge will one day be able to see their favourite furry face again.

Timmy, a handsome 4-year-old tabby, disappeared one weekend in August from his cat house at the rear of the premises. Customer Paul … View more
Some supernatural help has been hired in the hope customers and staff at the Resene shop in Cambridge will one day be able to see their favourite furry face again.

Timmy, a handsome 4-year-old tabby, disappeared one weekend in August from his cat house at the rear of the premises. Customer Paul Norfolk and wife Gloria had looked all over town for their favourite store cat, along with the shop’s manager, Kerry Mason, and her staff.

“Timmy is such an icon around Cambridge, everyone knows him as the Resene cat,” Gloria said.
Read more

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