More messages from your neighbours
6 hours ago

"Tis the season to support local"


“Wouldn’t it be great if there was a central directory of locally-made, ethically-produced and upcycled gift ideas?

Well, hold the phone - Makers & Local by Ecomailbox have done exactly this, and it’s EPIC! There’s gifts broken into categories, DIY ideas, an eco advent calendar, social enterprises to support, low-waste gift wrapping inspo, and even gorgeous must-see beaches to explore over summer.

Plus 24 of NZ’s eco bloggers have shared their tips for a Merry Mindful Christmas. From great crafty activities, DIY gifts & acts of kindness to celebrate the festive month of December more mindfully and sustainably.

Read more in the Makers & Local guide now.
Read the guide

11 hours ago

What's On: Tar Down Syndrome Gala Day

Sandy from Westown

Sat 4/1/20 at Pukekura Railway, Liardet & Gilbert Str, bouncy castle, face painting, sausage sizzle, train rides, food stall, games, spot prizes & much more from 10am until late.
Tar Down Syndrome Gala Day
  • Pukekura Miniature Railway New Plymouth
17 hours ago

Do you shop local?

Deena Coster Reporter from Taranaki Daily News

As Christmas approaches, are you browsing the stores in your local shopping centre or heading to the mall?