Waiheke Island, Waiheke Island

10 days ago

Cameras help cut red-light-running but thousands still do it

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, motorists running through red traffic lights create some of the highest death and injury risks. Auckland Transport's roll-out of cameras is making a difference, but do you think penalties are tough enough ? Read the story below:

2 days ago

Should Auckland Council execs get ATHOP cards instead of carparks?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, Auckland Council is looking to reduce the number of ratepayer funded carparks enjoyed by senior managers. It's down from 77 to 49. Is the council right to consider offering ATHOP cards instead? Read the story below:

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4 hours ago

What's On: Stars of Pasifika Poetry

Ria from Waterview

It’s Pacific month, so join us for another fantastic night with talented Pasifika poets. Also, bring your suede jandals to boogie with the Samoan Elvis! Free event - free parking.
Stars of Pasifika Poetry
  • Te Atatū Peninsula Library
7 hours ago

Maori Pacific Youth Free Trade Training

Farasat from Auckland Central

Do you know Oceania Career Academy Mangere is signing up free trade trainings for Maori Pacific Youth. Hurry up get you skills certified free and earn well

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7 hours ago

What's On: Alberton Market Day!

Rendell from Mount Albert

A garden market featuring produce, crafts, food and a tearoom! Learn about seed saving with Katrina from Blue Borage at 12:30. With special guest gardening guru Lynda Hallinan. Free entry.
Alberton Market Day!
  • Alberton
11 hours ago

Aucklanders urged to have their say on regional and local priorities

Dee Sims from Waitematā Local Board

Aucklanders are being urged to have their say on the city’s proposed 2020/2021 annual budget.

A consultation and engagement period is open between 21 February 2020 and 22 March 2020 and feedback can be given online at akhaveyoursay.nz, by emailing akhaveyoursay@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz or at … View more
Aucklanders are being urged to have their say on the city’s proposed 2020/2021 annual budget.

A consultation and engagement period is open between 21 February 2020 and 22 March 2020 and feedback can be given online at akhaveyoursay.nz, by emailing akhaveyoursay@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz or at one of the many events being run across the region. Details of all events can be found at akhaveyoursay.nz or call us on 09 301 0101.

READ MORE for further information.

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11 hours ago

Recipe: Lamb Salad

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Greg Heffernan's Marinated Lamb Salad recipe with Fresh Coriander & Mint Leaves

Ingredients
1 lamb fillet or ½ lamb loin

For the marinade:
1 shallot or 1 spring onion, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon fresh mint, sliced
1 tablespoon fresh coriander, sliced
5 or 6 pieces pickled … View more
Greg Heffernan's Marinated Lamb Salad recipe with Fresh Coriander & Mint Leaves

Ingredients
1 lamb fillet or ½ lamb loin

For the marinade:
1 shallot or 1 spring onion, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon fresh mint, sliced
1 tablespoon fresh coriander, sliced
5 or 6 pieces pickled ginger
Pinch of chilli powder or fresh chilli
Juice and zest of 1 lime
2-3 tablespoons soy sauce

To serve:
Handful of Mesclun salad
Few drops sesame oil
½ teaspoon toasted sesame seeds

Please follow the link for the full recipe.

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1 day ago

Poll: How common do you think Varicose Veins are?

Vein and Laser Group

Varicose veins are often quite symptomatic with aching, heaviness, cramp and itching. These problems may cause limitations to lifestyle choices and enjoyment of life.

At Vein & Laser, we want to know your thoughts. Simply vote down below.

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How common do you think Varicose Veins are?
  • 84.1% Very common
    84.1% Complete
  • 14.2% Not so common
    14.2% Complete
  • 1.7% Very rare
    1.7% Complete
176 votes
14 hours ago

St Marys Bay Area Stormwater Upgrades ~ Your invitation to a drop-in information day

Dee Sims from Waitematā Local Board

Auckland Council’s Healthy Waters is carrying out construction works in the St Marys Bay area to increase the number of swimmable days at your local beaches.
You are invited to a drop-in information day to learn more about the project.

Date: Saturday 29 February 2020
Time: 10.00am – … View more
Auckland Council’s Healthy Waters is carrying out construction works in the St Marys Bay area to increase the number of swimmable days at your local beaches.
You are invited to a drop-in information day to learn more about the project.

Date: Saturday 29 February 2020
Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm
Location: Ponsonby Primary School Main Hall, 44 Curran Street, Herne Bay

READ MORE for further information.

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21 hours ago

Give us your feedback on our proposed Annual Budget 2020/21

The Team from Auckland Council

Have your say on our proposed Annual Budget 2020/2021 and Council-Controlled Organisations Review.

You can also give your feedback for the Independent Panel about Auckland Transport, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development, Panuku Development Auckland, Regional Facilities Auckland, and… View more
Have your say on our proposed Annual Budget 2020/2021 and Council-Controlled Organisations Review.

You can also give your feedback for the Independent Panel about Auckland Transport, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development, Panuku Development Auckland, Regional Facilities Auckland, and Watercare.

Visit akhaveyoursay.nz to find out more and tell us what you think.
Have your say

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