Be kind to the environment, our community and your wallet this Christmas, by shopping at your local Mary Potter Hospice Shop.
From fashion, homeware, kids’ toys, collectibles and more - there are lots of quality gifts for all ages. You could even find a pre-loved treasure for yourself!
You can shop at any of our eight Mary Potter Hospice Shops from Mirarmar to Paraparaumu. Some Hospice Shops also have extended Christmas hours and look out for a new store opening soon in the Wellington CBD!
More details announced soon.
Mary Potter Hospice Shops - turning second-hand goods into first class care.
Who recognises this famous photo from the Stuff archives?
Hint: It has come to represent a pivotal moment in New Zealand history.
A team of keen young Petone rugby league players will forfeit their points and risk disqualifying themselves in an upcoming tournament because one of their star players is banned.
The reason? She’s a girl. Aayla Toman, 13, has been told she’s not allowed to play in the u13 boys’ grade in Wellington’s Pacific Youth Cup because of her gender – something that led her club team, the u13 Petone Panthers, to play her ‘illegally’ all season.
New Zealand Rugby League rules state the maximum age for males and females to play in mixed gender full contact rugby league is 12 years of age.
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Work will begin on Tuesday 27 October on the next stretch of new walking and bike paths around the bays.
The Downer NZ team will start on the city side of Greta Point and work back towards the city as far as Weka Bay. Stop/go traffic management, and a 30km/h speed limit will be in place Mondays to Fridays, 9am-4pm.
Please take extra care walking, running, biking, scooting and driving through this area. Work will take about 8 months.
The improvements are part of Tahitai, the biking and walking route from the east that has been taking shape at Ōmarukaikuru/Pt Jerningham, and along the Kilbirnie foreshore next to Cobham Drive.
They will also form part of Te Aranui o Pōneke/the Great Harbour Way. For information, visit