Waitaki District, Oamaru

21 days ago

Do you know a Kind Neighbour?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

We're looking for all the kindness heroes in your neighbourhood and we want to hear all about them. Nominate someone today, to be our weekly AMI Kind Neighbour and your special neighbour could feature in the community newspapers around New Zealand as an inspiration to us all. Plus, if your … View moreWe're looking for all the kindness heroes in your neighbourhood and we want to hear all about them. Nominate someone today, to be our weekly AMI Kind Neighbour and your special neighbour could feature in the community newspapers around New Zealand as an inspiration to us all. Plus, if your nomination is chosen and features in the community newspapers then you'll both receive a $50 Prezzy® card from us!

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22 days ago

NZ House & Garden House Tour - Tickets on sale now!

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

Join us for a day of indulgence by stepping inside the pages of one of New Zealand's favourite magazines.

We've hand picked five fabulous locations to showcase a variety of homes, reflecting local design flare and style. The tours are self-driven, and give attendees the opportunity to … View more
Join us for a day of indulgence by stepping inside the pages of one of New Zealand's favourite magazines.

We've hand picked five fabulous locations to showcase a variety of homes, reflecting local design flare and style. The tours are self-driven, and give attendees the opportunity to take in the best scenery the region has to offer, try some quirky cafes or eateries along the way, and also visit our Hub; a one stop shop for all your house tour information and where they can meet the editorial team behind their much-loved magazine.

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22 days ago

WATCH: Inside the Otago's new glamping village

The Team from Play Stuff

Have you seen the Tawanui Farm Glamping village? This has got to be ground-zero of zen; there is nothing to do here but relax.

Play Now: play.stuff.co.nz...

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22 days ago

Mental Health Awareness Week starts today! 💜🌿

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Together let's explore our way to well-being because when it's strong, our whānau, communities and Aotearoa can flourish too.

#NSNZmentalhealth #MHAWNZ

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22 days ago

Poll: How has your Rugby World Cup streaming experience been?

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours, have you been enjoying the Rugby World Cup - or has your Spark Sport stream let you down?

The rest of Rugby World Cup tournament should stream "perfectly", Spark says, after thousands of rugby fans were let down by streaming of the All Blacks' first match.

To … View more
Hi neighbours, have you been enjoying the Rugby World Cup - or has your Spark Sport stream let you down?

The rest of Rugby World Cup tournament should stream "perfectly", Spark says, after thousands of rugby fans were let down by streaming of the All Blacks' first match.

To read more, click here.

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How has your Rugby World Cup streaming experience been?
  • 35.2% Perfect - I had no issues
    35.2% Complete
  • 31% Not the best
    31% Complete
  • 33.8% Absolutely horrible
    33.8% Complete
506 votes
22 days ago

Enhance your furniture with a simple stencil

The Team from Resene ColorShop Oamaru

Bring a piece of Morocco into your home with this easy pattern DIY. Use it to pretty up a vintage cabinet.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene.

Find out how to create this quick and easy project yourself

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23 days ago

LIVE THE GOOD LIFE

The Team from Neighbourly Property

Would you like a new house on your new farm? Here at 130 Waianakarua Road we might just have the perfect opportunity for you. Situated between the sea and the highway on the Waianakarua River, this 26-hectare property fenced into 14 paddocks, comes with an 18-month-old beautifully presented … View moreWould you like a new house on your new farm? Here at 130 Waianakarua Road we might just have the perfect opportunity for you. Situated between the sea and the highway on the Waianakarua River, this 26-hectare property fenced into 14 paddocks, comes with an 18-month-old beautifully presented three-bedroom home situated in a well-established garden setting, with all the hard work done. Add to this the additional accommodation, gas hot water, solar or mains power, mature orchard, berry houses, potting shed, raised vegetable gardens and a newly built double garage completes the scene. The 4 bay implement shed, cattle and sheep yards plus 2 units of water; give you the necessary ingredients to live the country lifestyle on more than just a lifestyle block. Enjoy the privacy this property has to offer, along with the serenity of its natural environment, with your own spring fed ponds, extensive native plantings and birdlife. 25 minutes from the centre of Oamaru, this property is a must see.

Please give me a call to book a viewing or for more information.

Buyer Enquiry Over $999,000 + GST (if any)

Contact Lindsay Zanker on 0272 300 205

23 days ago

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24 days ago

FIRST HOME OR INVESTMENT

The Team from Neighbourly Property

If you're in the market for a quality family home or are looking for a sound investment property, this could be for you. This 3-bedroom Oamaru Stone clad home sits nicely to the sun in quiet Girvan Street, Oamaru. Featuring open plan kitchen and living with large separate lounge this home has … View moreIf you're in the market for a quality family home or are looking for a sound investment property, this could be for you. This 3-bedroom Oamaru Stone clad home sits nicely to the sun in quiet Girvan Street, Oamaru. Featuring open plan kitchen and living with large separate lounge this home has everything you need - and heated by a gas fire and heat pump it ensures all year round comfort. The 160m2 family home has a separate laundry and toilet along with a family bathroom consisting of a bath, shower and vanity. A great property in a great location with awesome garaging and storage options, it also has the benefit of being low maintenance, easy care and on the flat. Don't wait to see the sold sticker, call me today to view.

Buyer Enquiry Over $410,000

For Sale By Deadline Closing on Wednesday, 30 October 2019 at 4pm at LJ Hooker, 193 Thames Street, Oamaru (unless sold prior).

Contact James Symes on 0275 226 470

24 days ago

Peppertree Luxury Accommodation FOR SALE!

New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty

This boutique hotel offers a new owner the opportunity to combine a healthy and diverse lifestyle with an interesting and profitable business which naturally scales down during winter, allowing for a holiday.

Each of the five beautifully appointed suites has been subtly themed, providing … View more
This boutique hotel offers a new owner the opportunity to combine a healthy and diverse lifestyle with an interesting and profitable business which naturally scales down during winter, allowing for a holiday.

Each of the five beautifully appointed suites has been subtly themed, providing individual charm as well as comfort. In the heart of the lodge is a spacious, recently renovated farmhouse kitchen enjoying garden and orchard views. A large woodburner with wetback heats the water for a series of radiators around the house, ensuring year-round warmth.

Organically managed, the four-hectare property provides the ability to live from the land with honey, fruit trees, berry patches, vegetable gardens, olives and grazing for sheep, cattle and horses. The small Chardonnay vineyard with a careful selection of clones produces a succulent house wine thoroughly enjoyed by guests from all around the world.

A range of useful ancillary sheds and buildings offers space for projects, hobbies, storage and accommodation for staff. Other facilities on the property include a petanque court, croquet lawn and small gymnasium overlooking the swimming pool.

This extraordinarily diverse and unique lifestyle is ideally located on State Highway One, less than a five-minute drive from central Blenheim and 15 minutes from numerous winery cellar doors, restaurants and the airport.

Offers from $2,500,000 plus GST (if any)
Find out more

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24 days ago

WATCH: Union

The Team from Play Stuff

Hi Neighbours with the Rugby World Cup kicking off this weekend watch this Play Stuff short doco.

Young Māori Jared James finds himself living in a self-imposed exile from his home in New Zealand. Struggling with cultural isolation in Japan, he tackles the challenges of an unfamiliar city … View more
Hi Neighbours with the Rugby World Cup kicking off this weekend watch this Play Stuff short doco.

Young Māori Jared James finds himself living in a self-imposed exile from his home in New Zealand. Struggling with cultural isolation in Japan, he tackles the challenges of an unfamiliar city using the universal language of rugby.
Watch now

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26 days ago

WATCH: How Mr & Mrs Gock Saved the Kumara

The Team from Play Stuff

Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara. Watch now

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26 days ago

CALLING ALL FAMILIES AND ACTIVE RETIREES!

The Team from Neighbourly Property

An opportunity has arisen for you to own an immaculate and extremely well maintained 210m2 home in popular Weston - a home that is very well suited to active retirees who enjoy gardening and would appreciate living in an immaculate and well-maintained home. And for families - it has the potential … View moreAn opportunity has arisen for you to own an immaculate and extremely well maintained 210m2 home in popular Weston - a home that is very well suited to active retirees who enjoy gardening and would appreciate living in an immaculate and well-maintained home. And for families - it has the potential to be your ‘next step' home. Three bedrooms with built-in wardrobes, large bathroom with toilet, shower and bath, as well as an additional separate toilet and large separate laundry. Spacious and sunny, the internal living area flows effortlessly from its modern kitchen/dining room and lounge to a deck and entertaining area - perfect for families and when the grandchildren visit for summer BBQs! Large internal access double garage on a fully fenced section completes the picture. The traditional values of space are impossible to beat - this is a much loved, warm and well insulated home. Don't miss out on a great opportunity!

Buyer Enquiry Over $539,000

For Sale By Deadline Closing on Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 4pm at LJ Hooker, 193 Thames Street, Oamaru (unless sold prior).

Contact Chris Heywood on 021 178 2644

26 days ago

Being Kiwi: Have you experienced racism?

Stacey Reporter from Stuff

New Zealand is renowned for being friendly and welcoming but is that true for everyone?

Stuff is asking readers to share their experiences of racism by taking part in this short survey.

Being Kiwi is a project looking at the experiences of life in New Zealand for people of all cultures. It calls… View more
New Zealand is renowned for being friendly and welcoming but is that true for everyone?

Stuff is asking readers to share their experiences of racism by taking part in this short survey.

Being Kiwi is a project looking at the experiences of life in New Zealand for people of all cultures. It calls for the collection of official statistics on hate crimes, looks at discrimination in our schools and takes a stroll through Auckland, now one of the most diverse cities in the world.

To take part in the survey, click here

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