We live in unusual times. It all gets a bit much some days. So we're bringing you a much-needed dose of positivity to remind you that there's inspiration, kindness and quirkiness out there too.
You can check out today's edition of The Antidote - which features a cute puppy, the UK's longest-married couple, and Stewart Island's "savage" New Year's Eve here. If you'd like the Antidote delivered direct to your inbox, sign up here.
The Red Cross (Pop Up) Book Fair is back again this year for the book lovers, avid readers, and book worms and for those who would like to invest in a new or favorite hobby! Join us on Queen's birthday weekend.
A massive range of quality books from fiction to nonfiction, kids’ books to adult books, sporting, gardening, art, health, cooking, biography and many more at giveaway prices, including the famous $1 room and the ‘collector’s corner’ for unique and vintage books.
Bring the family and stock up on some fantastic reading and find great presents for friends and your near and dear ones.
A huge thank you to all Hamiltonians’ and everyone across the region and country from the Red Cross and its volunteers for their kind donations throughout the year and their continued and generous support at the event as well.
Cash and EFTPOS accepted.
FREE 2 hour on street parking.
See you all there!
The hunt is officially on for New Zealand's best collection of houseplants
. Which means you could be 2022 Houseplant Hero. There’s some great prizes to be won! To enter, tell us in writing (no more than 500 words) what potted plants you have, the time you put into caring for them, and what you love about them. Send us up to five photos of your indoor plant displays. Email email@example.com. Meanwhile, here's last year's winner Alyce Read, from Nelson.