Aokautere - Fitzherbert, Palmerston North

42 days ago

National Gardening Week: Flower Power

Yates Gardener

The call is out to bring back flowers and create a riot of colour in gardens this October for National Gardening Week!

National Gardening Week: Flower Power - 21-28 October 2019

To get you started flower-bombing register online between 1st and 14th October to receive a free packet of seedsView more
The call is out to bring back flowers and create a riot of colour in gardens this October for National Gardening Week!

National Gardening Week: Flower Power - 21-28 October 2019

To get you started flower-bombing register online between 1st and 14th October to receive a free packet of seeds from Yates flower range including flowers for colour & bees.

We’re also on the search for Yates Budding Young Gardener 2019, the lucky winner will become a Yates Kid Ambassador for one year and win a family trip for four, to Hawaii. Entries close 6th October.
T's & C's apply.
Find out more

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43 days ago

My Health myself courses

Gavin Hurnard from Central PHO My Health myself Programme

Well, we just finished a course in Palmerston North and the participants wanted to share their success, hence the photo. Thanks guys, you were a great group!
Our next Palmerston North course is coming up, so look for the event post if you would like to come along, and simply RSVP.

Hope to see … View more
Well, we just finished a course in Palmerston North and the participants wanted to share their success, hence the photo. Thanks guys, you were a great group!
Our next Palmerston North course is coming up, so look for the event post if you would like to come along, and simply RSVP.

Hope to see you there
Gavin

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43 days ago

Have you passed "inheritance" on to your kids?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

We're on the hunt for people who've passed "inheritance" on to their kids while still alive? i.e. you haven't made them wait for it to be distributed by a will. Do you fit the bill? Get in touch with susan.edmunds@stuff.co.nz

43 days ago

Prepared For Anything - October 1st to 31st ⚠️

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Here at Neighbourhood Support we know first hand that communities that stay connected and prepared fare better in emergencies than those without a plan.

For the month of October, we want to see how you tackle emergency preparedness. From getting first aid training to putting together a grab n’ … View more
Here at Neighbourhood Support we know first hand that communities that stay connected and prepared fare better in emergencies than those without a plan.

For the month of October, we want to see how you tackle emergency preparedness. From getting first aid training to putting together a grab n’ go bag with survival essentials, a little bit of planning goes a long way to make sure you can get through any situation.

This month also coincides with International Day of Disaster Reduction on October 13th and New Zealand’s national earthquake drill and tsunami hikoi, ShakeOut, on Thursday, October 17th at 1.30pm.

Let us know how you’re preparing for anything in your home, at work or in your community by tagging us in your posts + using the following hashtag so we can see what you get up to:

#NSNZprepared

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43 days ago

Kai stainless steel tailorin

Yvonne from Takaro

I stupidly bought these scissors on line and they cost me way too much, $167.00. Make me an offer I can't refuse. And I received two pair. Plus they are way too heavy for my 74 year old hands. Ph 027 223 6544

Price: $50

45 days ago

Mental Health Awareness

Kathryn from Awapuni

pressreader.com...

Very proud of my boy :) I hope the link works.

44 days ago

Last call for our subscription offer - special for Neighbourly members

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

This offer ends today! For 75 years, NZ Gardener has been sharing great gardening advice and amazing New Zealand gardens, DIY projects, seasonal recipes and preserves and more. For the month of September we’d like to offer our Neighbourly audience a special offer for a one-year subscription at … View moreThis offer ends today! For 75 years, NZ Gardener has been sharing great gardening advice and amazing New Zealand gardens, DIY projects, seasonal recipes and preserves and more. For the month of September we’d like to offer our Neighbourly audience a special offer for a one-year subscription at $75. Use the promo code NZGN75.

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46 days ago

Community Open Day at Pukaha National Wildlife Centre

Carole from Woodville

27 October 10.00am - 4.00pm
We want to share this significant Taonga with all citizens from across the regions and to encourage a sense of ownership, pride and connection with the important conservation work that is happens at Pūkaha.

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44 days ago

Poll: Should 16-year-olds be allowed to vote?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The Greens have announced support for voting at 16.

Green party co-leader James Shaw said he saw "switched on" young people demanding to be heard by politicians. They were desperately unhappy about the decisions political leaders were making about their futures.

What do you think?

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Should 16-year-olds be allowed to vote?
  • 17.6% Absolutely - young people are our future!
    17.6% Complete
  • 70% No - they lack experience to make good judgements
    70% Complete
  • 12.5% It depends on the 16-year-old
    12.5% Complete
1815 votes
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46 days ago

Lawn Mowing

Graham & Sue from West End

Wanted on a regular basis. Student to mow lawns fortnightly, mower and petrol supplied, clippings to go in our bin.
Needs to be reliable not a big lawn just can't do it with mobility issues.
Please PM or Ph. 0274 797044 Graham

THANK YOU TO ALL THAT INQUIRED HAVE FOUND SOMEONE.

46 days ago

Dannevirke Country Carnival Market

Carole from Woodville

Saturday, 26 October @ 10:00am - 1:00pm

This great country market is run on the last Saturday of the month and has some exciting new stalls. Fascinating Vinyl Disc artwork, Buxus and other hedging plants, novelty knitted and decoupage items, and attractive wooden toys plus the wide range of … View more
Saturday, 26 October @ 10:00am - 1:00pm

This great country market is run on the last Saturday of the month and has some exciting new stalls. Fascinating Vinyl Disc artwork, Buxus and other hedging plants, novelty knitted and decoupage items, and attractive wooden toys plus the wide range of loyal stalls. Enjoy a coffee and nibbles with an interlude from the Pipe Band. To book a stall or entertainment contact Daphne on 06 374 7492.

Address:A & P Showgrounds, High Street
Contact:Daphne
Phone:06 374 7492

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46 days ago

Food Together contents for 3 October

Kathriona Benvie from Food Together Awapuni

Congratulations to Sarah D, Kim V and Rebecca S who all won Food Together bags in this weeks lucky draw. I still have a few left so will offer another 3 this week in a lucky draw for anyone who orders to have the chance to win.
Gold $10 orders this week will have a half cabbage, potatoes, carrots, … View more
Congratulations to Sarah D, Kim V and Rebecca S who all won Food Together bags in this weeks lucky draw. I still have a few left so will offer another 3 this week in a lucky draw for anyone who orders to have the chance to win.
Gold $10 orders this week will have a half cabbage, potatoes, carrots, apples and oranges
Value $15 orders half cabbage, potatoes, carrots, apples, mandarins, and oranges (more volume than Gold)
Vege only $15 orders half cabbage, potatoes, carrots, shang hai, broccoli and capsicum
Gourmet $26.50 orders half cabbage, potatoes, carrots, shang hai, broccoli, capsicum, apples, mandarins, bananas, pears and oranges
Whanau fiesta $36.50 orders cabbage, potatoes, carrots, shang hai, broccoli, capsicum, apples, mandarins, bananas, pears and oranges (more volume than Gourmet)
Let's not forget the deal of the week a punnet of cherry tomatoes for $3.
Use the link foodtogether.co.nz... to order now or ensure you place your order by midday on Tuesday for this Thursday's pick up.
Photo of vege only and value orders below-both are great value at $15.

46 days ago

Get creative with glass

The Team from Resene ColorShop Palmerston North

Lace patterns always look beautiful. Turn this glass vase from plain to pretty with a lace effect and a Resene testpot.

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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46 days ago

Exotic Sheep Shearing Day

Carole from Woodville

Sunday, 27 October @ 10:00am - 2:00pm

This day will involve the shearing of various breeds and discussion of different types of wool.

Address:Woolshed, Wimbledon, Shed Road, 6472 Route 52
Contact:Brian Hales
Price:Free

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