Ebdentown, Upper Hutt

22 days ago

Toddler's near miss with rampant ram at Staglands

Matt Tso Reporter from Upper Hutt Leader

Check out the video of this quick-thinking mum to scooped a toddler out of the path of a speeding ram. It was very close.
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22 days ago

Get a head start on your Christmas Shopping!

Frances from Silverstream

Don't forget to enter the competition before you go.

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22 days ago

Bag of swag!

The Team from Wellington Water

Congratulations to Polly Johnson from Titahi Bay, who won a 200L tank, jet boil and 2 buckets from using our water tool!
We have one more bag of swag to give away!

All you need to do is use our water tool to learn how to get your water sorted for an emergency. Check it out: … View more
Congratulations to Polly Johnson from Titahi Bay, who won a 200L tank, jet boil and 2 buckets from using our water tool!
We have one more bag of swag to give away!

All you need to do is use our water tool to learn how to get your water sorted for an emergency. Check it out: wellingtonwater.co.nz...

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22 days ago

Monday, 4 November - Event waste guru Kim Renshaw speaks@Lower Hutt Events Centre, Laings Road

Sandy from Pinehaven

Event waste guru Kim Renshaw from Beyond the Bin beyondthebin.org.nz... is offering two free workshops on Monday, 4 November:
These two workshops will showcase two new regional guidelines:
1) How to Reduce Waste at Your Event (event organisers of any size welcome) … View more
Event waste guru Kim Renshaw from Beyond the Bin beyondthebin.org.nz... is offering two free workshops on Monday, 4 November:
These two workshops will showcase two new regional guidelines:
1) How to Reduce Waste at Your Event (event organisers of any size welcome) 10.30am – 1pm

2) Event Packaging Guidelines (event organisers, stall holders and food/drink vendors) 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Refer to the attachment for more information – feel free to share with colleagues, friends and any event organisers who will find these workshops useful.

Please RSVP to Sandy.Beathcroft@huttcity.govt.nz (for either or both workshops) for catering numbers and to accommodate for dietary requirements.

23 days ago

Poll: Which transport project does Wellington need first?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Genter has admitted she would only back Wellington's $6.4 billion transport programme if a mass public transport system was built before an extra Mt Victoria tunnel.
Genter released details of a letter she sent to Transport Minister Phil Twyford on … View more
Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Genter has admitted she would only back Wellington's $6.4 billion transport programme if a mass public transport system was built before an extra Mt Victoria tunnel.
Genter released details of a letter she sent to Transport Minister Phil Twyford on March 26, in which she outlined her conditions for supporting the 20-year Let's Get Wellington Moving (LGWM) programme. Which project do you think should be first? www.stuff.co.nz...

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Which transport project does Wellington need first?
  • 53.9% Second Mt Victoria tunnel
    53.9% Complete
  • 39% Mass public transport
    39% Complete
  • 7.1% Neither
    7.1% Complete
423 votes
23 days ago

New Hopscotch Dolls have arrived !!

Raewyn Richardson from

New Hopscotch Dolls have arrived and are selling quick already !

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23 days ago

DB Cosmetics instore now !

Raewyn Richardson from

DB Cosmetics instore now ! Purchase any 3 DB items and get a FREE gift 🎁

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23 days ago

Enter your short story to win

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Are you an aspiring author? Entries for the Sunday Star Times short story awards are now open!

The winning entry will receive a $3000 prize + there’s a $500 prize for students in our secondary school competition.

Full details and the entry form are here.

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23 days ago

Poll: Should dogs be allowed in cafes?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Dogs lolling beneath cafe tables while their owners sip lattes or glasses of pinot would have been unthinkable 30 years ago.

Now it is just the way Kiwis roll, with a raft of dog-friendly dining options available throughout the country. What do you think? Should dogs be allowed in cafes?

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Should dogs be allowed in cafes?
  • 20.9% Absolutely not - cafes are for humans
    20.9% Complete
  • 20.6% Definitely - I think it's a great idea
    20.6% Complete
  • 15.4% It depends on the cafe
    15.4% Complete
  • 43% Only in cafes with outdoor areas
    43% Complete
2641 votes
24 days ago

Hey Wellington - want an extra $2500 a year?

Parkable

“Parkable really has been a game-changer for me.” - Jon Kowski

By renting his single parking spot on Parkable, Jon makes an extra $2,500 each year. That means less stress about finances and a better lifestyle.

How much could you earn with Parkable? Find out by clicking through!

If you … View more
“Parkable really has been a game-changer for me.” - Jon Kowski

By renting his single parking spot on Parkable, Jon makes an extra $2,500 each year. That means less stress about finances and a better lifestyle.

How much could you earn with Parkable? Find out by clicking through!

If you list your space by the 30th of November 2019, you'll go in the draw to win a $50 gift voucher.
Learn more

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25 days ago

**SEEKING HOMES**

Frances from Silverstream

These 10 teens and adults are urgently seeking homes. Their foster mum is taking a break from 8th November so we would really like to find them homes before then. Can you help? Do you know anyone looking to adopt a slightly older kitty?
These furbabies are available to meet in Wainuiomata. They … View more
These 10 teens and adults are urgently seeking homes. Their foster mum is taking a break from 8th November so we would really like to find them homes before then. Can you help? Do you know anyone looking to adopt a slightly older kitty?
These furbabies are available to meet in Wainuiomata. They range in age from about 8 months to 5 years. All are desexed, microchipped and fully vaccinated.
If you are looking for a new family member please consider a teen or an adult please contact: www.outpawed.org.nz...

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24 days ago

Christmas came early! 😍😍😍

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Our new website is now live and ready for visitors. Click below to see it for yourself.

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24 days ago

Dance Party HQ

Kim from Brown Owl

Ladies - Wednesday night is nearly here and that means Dance Party HQ. Come and join us and dance your heart out. Dark room and fun music - see playlist below for this week. King Lion Hall, King St Upper Hutt 6.30 - 7.30pm. Only $5

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