Our popular annual event returns this month on Wednesday 29 July at 6pm (doors open 5.30pm).
Stella Bares will demonstrate a couple of Greek dishes while you enjoy some nibbles. You will then be able to sample the demonstrated dishes once cooked.
No door sales so please prepay beforehand. Ticket and payment details on our Facebook page for Hellenic New Zealand Congress or Eventfinda site.
In the past, a few people were able to buy some leftover food so bring a container if you feel lucky.
How was your commute to work this morning? Was your bus, train or ferry emptier? Were passengers wearing masks and social distancing? For those driving into town, was traffic lighter for you? Or did you choose to work from home?
Physical distancing was reintroduced by Metlink on Wednesday, which meant commuters would have to keep 1 metre apart on buses, trains and ferries, and keep a 2m distance at wharfs and stations.
Metlink general manager Scott Gallacher said “there will be no timetable changes under alert level 2 but passengers will be expected to practice personal hygiene and physical distancing measures”.
To read more, click here.
A case of Covid-19 picked up in Wellington has turned out to be a false alarm.
Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield on Thursday announced 13 new cases of community transmission in New Zealand – all outside Wellington.
But answering questions, he said there was a positive test that came up in Wellington. Re-testing came up negative, meaning it was a false-positive. To read more, click here
We've taken 2 car loads to the Sallies but having unpacked more boxes, we have yet more items needing a new home. Metal fire surrounds, linen, crock pot, Sunbeam pie maker, Sunbeam coffee machine, coffee grinder, large cast iron camp oven, children's life jackets, printer etc. We also still have some camping gear and a gazebo. Come and have a look tomorrow morning 9am to 12 midday at 21 Witham St, Island Bay.