217 days ago

Water restrictions ease, but not all of them

Thomas Campbell Reporter from Papakura Courier

Auckland's dam levels are almost at 67 per cent capacity, with restrictions easing for commercial operators.

A ban on outdoor hose and water blaster use for residential users remains in place. With an agreement allowing Auckland to take an extra 25 million litres a day, do you think that these household restrictions are necessary?

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18 hours ago

Clean and empty all recycling items

The Team from Auckland Council

Learn what to do with your recycling before you place it in your recycling bin. All items to be recycled need to be clean and empty. Always remember when recycling if in doubt, leave it out.


2 hours ago

Get Out More and explore this Autumn!

Explore Central North Island

Want to hit the road and seeking inspiration to go somewhere new in the central North Island? Help is just a click away!

We’ve done the hard work for you creating over 60 fantastic breaks you can use to plan that quick weekend away, a short break, or take that long-awaited roadie.

We give you the ideas – you just choose when and where, and pack the car. Time to get planning!
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7 days ago

Volunteers needed!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Takanini

We are looking for volunteers who are keen to support us and our friendly team in our Red Cross Shop at 204 Great South Road.

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, hit the button below to apply to your Red Cross Shop in Takanini.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!