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30 days ago

What does the maramataka say about when to sow and grow?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Hello neighbours and gardeners,

Dr Nick Roskruge, a professor of ethnobotany at Massey University’s School of Agriculture & Environment, explains what the maramataka says about kōanga (spring).

30 days ago

Virtual Ukulele Jam!

Dee from Cambridge

A reminder to join us tonight for our first virtual jam session in conjunction with the Kihikihi Ukulele Club!

More information and to register via the website (you will need to register to receive the ZOOM details). Don't have a Ukulele? If you have a tambourine, shakers or maracas, you will… View more
A reminder to join us tonight for our first virtual jam session in conjunction with the Kihikihi Ukulele Club!

More information and to register via the website (you will need to register to receive the ZOOM details). Don't have a Ukulele? If you have a tambourine, shakers or maracas, you will be more than welcome!

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30 days ago

Hillcrest High School Reunion - Easter 2022

Hillcrest Highschool

Next year Hillcrest High School will be celebrating 50 years (1972 to 2022) with a reunion planned for 14 to 17 April 2022 (Easter weekend). The reunion committee has been working since the beginning of this year to create a programme that will showcase Hillcrest over the last 50 years and provide … View moreNext year Hillcrest High School will be celebrating 50 years (1972 to 2022) with a reunion planned for 14 to 17 April 2022 (Easter weekend). The reunion committee has been working since the beginning of this year to create a programme that will showcase Hillcrest over the last 50 years and provide an opportunity for you to catch up with classmates, teachers and colleagues, many of whom you would have not seen for many years.

Former student Brian Winter is writing a book about the history of the school, which will be on sale online and during the reunion.

For information please email contact@hillcresthigh50.com or visit the Hillcrest High School website www.hillcrest-high.school.nz and follow the reunion link to the reunion website. The reunion website contains all contact details, registration for the reunion and alumni, as well as the various events.
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30 days ago

Enjoy the good life

Ryman Healthcare Limited

Assisted living makes life easier, with housekeeping taken care of and a chef-prepared meal every day. It’s great for you, and reassuring for your family, because they know you’re being looked after. Best of all, it frees up more time to do the things you love!
Apartments are in the heart of … View more
Assisted living makes life easier, with housekeeping taken care of and a chef-prepared meal every day. It’s great for you, and reassuring for your family, because they know you’re being looked after. Best of all, it frees up more time to do the things you love!
Apartments are in the heart of the village, with easy access to everything the village has to offer.
The feeling of togetherness is the icing on the cake for residents, this is enhanced by a variety of outings, regular transport options and opportunities to join in with activities when you feel like it.
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30 days ago

Paying it forward

Jody from Te Awamutu

In the spirit of paying it forward, Stuff is giving each of its employees across New Zealand $100 to spend at their favourite local business. It’s a treat to combat the lockdown glums, with the added benefit of helping small businesses across the motu get back on their feet after the recent level… View moreIn the spirit of paying it forward, Stuff is giving each of its employees across New Zealand $100 to spend at their favourite local business. It’s a treat to combat the lockdown glums, with the added benefit of helping small businesses across the motu get back on their feet after the recent level 4 lockdown. We’d love to see other businesses in a position to help do the same!

You can also support your favourite spots with a post on Neighbourly’s Local Likes page. There are prizes up for grabs, so get sharing with your community and let’s rally behind our very important small businesses.
www.neighbourly.co.nz...



#payitforward #locallikes #neighbourly

31 days ago

How about your own pre-planted portable organic vegetable bed?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

“Our portable bed provides a convenient and cost-effective way to access your own fresh produce within your own home,” says Charla Stretch, the CEO of Vitanic, the Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) company set up by five students from Tokoroa High School.

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31 days ago

Ice plants.

Margaret Louise from Frankton

Red, yellow, orange & purple. $5 a pot.
Requires a sunny spot to bloom, well drained soil, water sparingly.

Negotiable

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31 days ago

Job matching service success

Competenz

Another success story!

Our free job matching service helped place Caitlyn in her dream job and gave her employer the apprentice he had been searching for. A win-win!

Competenz provided the details of the job, and I’m happy Big Ideas took me on, I always wanted to be a signwriter when I … View more
Another success story!

Our free job matching service helped place Caitlyn in her dream job and gave her employer the apprentice he had been searching for. A win-win!

Competenz provided the details of the job, and I’m happy Big Ideas took me on, I always wanted to be a signwriter when I left high school but never had the chance. But now I do" says Caitlyn.

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31 days ago

Digital Boost Live - App Launch

Digital Boost

Hi neighbours!

With daylight savings kicking in, we’ll have more hours in the day to make the most of our time outdoors.

So why not keep learning on the go! When you’re on your daily stroll or jog around the neighbourhood, it’s the perfect time to boost your digital knowledge with our … View more
Hi neighbours!

With daylight savings kicking in, we’ll have more hours in the day to make the most of our time outdoors.

So why not keep learning on the go! When you’re on your daily stroll or jog around the neighbourhood, it’s the perfect time to boost your digital knowledge with our brand new app - Digital Boost Live.

Our app has everything you need in the palm of your hand so you can keep learning from anywhere.

You'll remain logged in all the time and have access to exclusive podcasts with business and industry experts only available via our app. Notifications will keep you up to date with new content and competitions as soon as they land.

All our learning videos, downloadable summaries, cases studies, and Q&A sessions will still be there - perfect for small business owners looking for a practical way to keep learning while on the move.

Don't delay, download the app on the Apple App Store or Google Play and start learning today!

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32 days ago

Beef, ordered from here

McDonald's

For delicious grass-raised beef New Zealand is the perfect combo. An ideal climate, lush pastures and innovative farming produces enough beef for Macca’s in New Zealand and around the world.

Our patties are 100% quality beef, and all that’s added is a dash of salt and pepper when cooked.
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33 days ago

Have you heard? New opening hours are coming soon!

Matihiko/Tech Support Librarian from Dinsdale Te Tiwha O Pareiiriwhare

You asked, we heard you! We have optimised our opening hours to align with the community's needs. This change in hours will allow us to provide a better and more convenient service to our community!

The new hours come into effect from Sunday 26 September. See the link below for new hours for … View more
You asked, we heard you! We have optimised our opening hours to align with the community's needs. This change in hours will allow us to provide a better and more convenient service to our community!

The new hours come into effect from Sunday 26 September. See the link below for new hours for your local branch of Hamilton City Libraries. If you have any questions, let us know in the comments!

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33 days ago

It's that time of year again whānau...

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Make sure to update any manual clocks (don't forget about our older neighbours who might need a helping hand) and have a wonderful spring weekend!

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34 days ago

Textural tumblers

The Team from Resene ColorShop Te Awamutu

These artfully crafted vessels have heaps of uses. Simple, inexpensive and totally on-trend – the hardest thing will be deciding which to create first and which Resene colours to use.

Find out how to create your own.

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34 days ago

Your local is calling you...

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Last year, we were absolutely overwhelmed with the Neighbourly community's response to our Local Likes campaign - so we want you to go in for round two!

This time we've got 50 chances for you to win a $100 voucher to go towards the business you've nominated. Head through and let … View more
Last year, we were absolutely overwhelmed with the Neighbourly community's response to our Local Likes campaign - so we want you to go in for round two!

This time we've got 50 chances for you to win a $100 voucher to go towards the business you've nominated. Head through and let everyone know why your favourite small business is worth supporting.
Nominate Now!

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36 days ago

Electronics recycling service

Elizabeth from Fitzroy

There was a guy advertising on here a few weeks ago offering this service, can anybody give me his phone number please? I can't find it on here. Cheers, Elizabeth 0274632859

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