65 days ago

Coronavirus: Hanmer Springs pools and spa close

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa is the latest facility to close to help limit the spread of coronavirus.

The complex's spas, The Spa and Artisan Spa, will also close for the foreseeable future.

The move comes after councils across the country closed their facilities on Saturday.

More messages from your neighbours
1 hour ago

Will you make the most of changes to DIY rules?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, how do you feel about the changes to building consent rules for low-risk home projects?

The government says the change will save homeowners time and money, but pro builder and The Block NZ foreman Peter Wolfkamp, is advising caution if you're planning a DIY sleep-out or office. Find out why, here.

4 hours ago

Food Bank - Rangiora Area

James from Rangiora

Mountain Meadows Charitable Trust would like to thank all those people that commented on our last post. We have helped and are continue to help people from Kaiapoi, Rangiora, Sefton and the surrounding areas.

Please spread the word. We know that times are tough.

If you are in need or if you know someone that needs help we run a food bank out of Rangiora. We also specialise in food for vegetarians, vegans, food allergies ie gluten free, FODMAP etc.

If you would like to learn more about us or if you would like to apply for help go to www.livingchoices.nz...

Or phoning 022 1340011

6 hours ago

Changes to Plastic Recycling

The Team from Waimakariri District Council

We can now only accept rigid plastic containers and bottles marked with a 1, 2 or 5, as well as tins, cans, cardboard and glass. Remember – no tops or lids. Recycling should be clean, and loose, not squashed or put in a bag. Visit our website to find out more...