33 days ago

WATCH: How Mr & Mrs Gock Saved the Kumara

The Team from Play Stuff

Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara. Watch now

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More messages from your neighbours
12 days ago

WATCH: Rotterdam's floating cows: the future of farming?

The Team from Play Stuff

Hi Neighbours, could you imagine cows floating down the Waikato River?

These cows are floating on Europe's largest port, in another effort to make cattle farming more sustainable. The owners call it the world's first 'floating farm'. It's in Rotterdam and they want it to minimize waste and land use, and also bring food production closer to the city.

Play Now: play.stuff.co.nz...

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10 hours ago

Strong wind watch

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a strong wind watch for Waitomo.

Valid: 8 hours from 8:00am to 4:00pm Wednesday.
Forecast: West to southwesterly winds may approach severe gale in exposed places during this time.

An update for severe weather will be issued by 9:00pm Tuesday 22 Oct 2019.

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1 day ago

Taoist Tai Chi Six Week Introductory Class

Kathy from Te Awamutu

Join us this Saturday morning at 9 am - 10.30 to start your Tai Chi journey at the Methodist Church Hall on Bank Street Te Awamutu. Wear shoes you would be happy to go for a walk in, and comfy clothes. We will provide a cuppa and a biscuit, friendly, inclusive atmosphere and the opportunity to de-stress. $30 for the six weeks. Contact: Terry 022 672 1344 after 4 pm.