Kaiwharawhara, Wellington

9 days ago

Johnsonville Christmas Parade

Community Engagement Advisor from Metlink: On Our Way

Are you travelling to the Christmas Parade in Johnsonville on Saturday 7 December? 🎅🎄🎁

Sadly 😔, our buses won’t be able to join in the fun and festivities and will have to be diverted during this time. Routes affected are 1, 19, 24, 52 and 60 between 5:00am and 4:00pm.

For more … View more
Are you travelling to the Christmas Parade in Johnsonville on Saturday 7 December? 🎅🎄🎁

Sadly 😔, our buses won’t be able to join in the fun and festivities and will have to be diverted during this time. Routes affected are 1, 19, 24, 52 and 60 between 5:00am and 4:00pm.

For more information visit www.metlink.org.nz... or check out MyMetlink or download the Metlink App for real-time information.

#knowbeforeyougo #Johnsonvillechristmasparade #MyMetlink

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9 days ago

SuperSeniors Newsletter December 2019

The Team from Office for Seniors

Season's Greetings Neighbours!

The December edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter is out now! It's filled with useful information including the details of the new Better Later Life Strategy.

In this issue we find out about regional banking hubs and the dangers of falls and concussions … View more
Season's Greetings Neighbours!

The December edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter is out now! It's filled with useful information including the details of the new Better Later Life Strategy.

In this issue we find out about regional banking hubs and the dangers of falls and concussions in over 65-year-olds.

We also have a tasty lemon and yoghurt custard pot recipe, from the NZ nutrition foundation, for a holiday dessert treat!

Best Wishes for Christmas and the New Year.

To subscribe, to the newsletter follow this link: bit.ly...
To view the current edition go to: bit.ly...

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9 days ago

Onslow Road resurfacing

The Team from Wellington City Council

We are doing important resurfacing work on Onslow Road from Friday 13 December to Monday 23 December (weather dependent).
The road will be closed to traffic between 7am and 9pm each day. Residents will be able to access their properties and the road will be open to all traffic between 9pm and 7am.
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We are doing important resurfacing work on Onslow Road from Friday 13 December to Monday 23 December (weather dependent).
The road will be closed to traffic between 7am and 9pm each day. Residents will be able to access their properties and the road will be open to all traffic between 9pm and 7am.
We appreciate people’s patience and understanding while we do this important work across the city.
For more info visit: bit.ly...

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9 days ago

Featherston Christmas Parade

Community Engagement Advisor from Metlink: On Our Way

Are you travelling to the Christmas Parade in Featherston on Saturday 7 December 🎅🎄🎁?

Sadly 😔, our buses won’t be able to join in the fun and festivities and will have to be diverted during this time for route 200 between 11:00am and 1:00pm.

Check out MyMetlink or download the … View more
Are you travelling to the Christmas Parade in Featherston on Saturday 7 December 🎅🎄🎁?

Sadly 😔, our buses won’t be able to join in the fun and festivities and will have to be diverted during this time for route 200 between 11:00am and 1:00pm.

Check out MyMetlink or download the Metlink App for real-time information.

For more information visit www.metlink.org.nz...

#knowbeforeyougo #Christmasparades

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9 days ago

Poll: How often do you use your local bank branch?

Seamus Boyer Reporter from Dominion Post

Kiwibank's Johnsonville branch will close its doors next month, the latest in a spate of local closures. How often would you go into your local branch? www.stuff.co.nz...

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How often do you use your local bank branch?
  • 8.5% Every single week
    8.5% Complete
  • 7.3% Once a fortnight
    7.3% Complete
  • 16% Maybe once a month
    16% Complete
  • 28.6% A couple of times a year
    28.6% Complete
  • 19.6% Once a year if I'm lucky
    19.6% Complete
  • 17.2% Never if I can help it
    17.2% Complete
  • 2.9% What's a bank branch?
    2.9% Complete
413 votes
9 days ago

Escape in luxury to Hawke's Bay

The Editors' Escape

Join editors Naomi Larkin and Jo McCarroll on a 4-day all-inclusive luxury escape to beautiful Hawke’s Bay.

From viewing stunning homes and sipping wine at iconic wineries to visiting local artisan producers and dining at some of the regions best restaurants - we’re bringing your favourite … View more
Join editors Naomi Larkin and Jo McCarroll on a 4-day all-inclusive luxury escape to beautiful Hawke’s Bay.

From viewing stunning homes and sipping wine at iconic wineries to visiting local artisan producers and dining at some of the regions best restaurants - we’re bringing your favourite magazines, NZ House & Garden and NZ Gardener, to life. So, come and escape with us.
Book now

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11 days ago

What makes a modern library?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Robot librarians move books past the 3D printing station, as visitors surf the free wi-fi while on their way to the cinema and restaurants. With Wellington's library out of action, modern libraries provide inspiration for what could be. But, with a blank page in front of us, what story should … View moreRobot librarians move books past the 3D printing station, as visitors surf the free wi-fi while on their way to the cinema and restaurants. With Wellington's library out of action, modern libraries provide inspiration for what could be. But, with a blank page in front of us, what story should Wellingtonians write for our central library?
Pictured: Helsinki Central Library Oodi has robots which transport books, a gaming area, a restaurant and a cinema.

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10 days ago

How would you cope with no water or power for six months?

Seamus Boyer Reporter from Dominion Post

A new report has laid bare the devastation facing the region in the event of a magnitude 7.5 quake, which has a 10 per cent chance of occurring within the next 100 years. How would you cope?

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10 days ago

Wadestown Community Carols in the Park

Church Secretary from Wadestown Presbyterian Church

Wadestown Community Carols in the Park is still going ahead but now will be in the Presbyterian Church across the road from the park. There is no stopping the Wellington Weather but it doesn't mean we can't have some fun and sing some carols.
We kick off at 5.30pm onwards. There will be … View more
Wadestown Community Carols in the Park is still going ahead but now will be in the Presbyterian Church across the road from the park. There is no stopping the Wellington Weather but it doesn't mean we can't have some fun and sing some carols.
We kick off at 5.30pm onwards. There will be carols sung, BBQ sausages eaten and loads of fun to be had. Koha donations are all donated to Wellington City Mission and DCM. We hope to see you there.

10 days ago

We're back!

The Team from Wasp Wipeout

Hi everyone. We've kicked off our Wasp Wipeout campaign for the 2019/2020 summer and we are spreading to more areas! We're targeting the usual suspects - the German and common wasp - but we'll also be giving you lots of tips on how to deal with paper wasps at home. Watch our for more… View moreHi everyone. We've kicked off our Wasp Wipeout campaign for the 2019/2020 summer and we are spreading to more areas! We're targeting the usual suspects - the German and common wasp - but we'll also be giving you lots of tips on how to deal with paper wasps at home. Watch our for more info over the next few weeks, but in the meantime, check out our launch story here: bit.ly... and read about what you can do here: bit.ly...

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10 days ago

Poll: Do you include your pet on the gift shopping list?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

For some, giving their furry friend a sneaky piece of ham under the table is enough, but for others, buying and wrapping a Christmas present for their pet is tradition. Whether it be some edible treats, a new comfy bed, or an awesome outdoor toy for summer - do you include your pet on the gift … View moreFor some, giving their furry friend a sneaky piece of ham under the table is enough, but for others, buying and wrapping a Christmas present for their pet is tradition. Whether it be some edible treats, a new comfy bed, or an awesome outdoor toy for summer - do you include your pet on the gift shopping list? Vote in the poll below.

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Do you include your pet on the gift shopping list?
  • 21.1% Absolutely - I spoil them rotten
    21.1% Complete
  • 43.7% I buy something small - I don’t go overboard
    43.7% Complete
  • 17.6% Nope - pressies are for the people
    17.6% Complete
  • 17.6% I don’t have a pet
    17.6% Complete
142 votes
11 days ago

Wasp Wipeout is coming - what's your experience of wasps?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Last year, the Wasp Wipeout raised more than $80,000 towards clearing South Island forests of their most effective predator. Now, the campaign is coming to the Capital! Wellington Pest Control managing director Darren Labrum said the number of wasp nests the company exterminated was increasing … View moreLast year, the Wasp Wipeout raised more than $80,000 towards clearing South Island forests of their most effective predator. Now, the campaign is coming to the Capital! Wellington Pest Control managing director Darren Labrum said the number of wasp nests the company exterminated was increasing every year. What's your experience of wasps?

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10 days ago

Small business lending. Easy as!

Prospa

Need some extra funds to keep business humming? The team at Prospa can help with a business loan of $5K to $300K.

Staff-up. Stock-up. Build-up. With Prospa the only way is up, and your business benefits with cash flow friendly repayments over terms of 3 to 24 months.

Whatever you need, we … View more
Need some extra funds to keep business humming? The team at Prospa can help with a business loan of $5K to $300K.

Staff-up. Stock-up. Build-up. With Prospa the only way is up, and your business benefits with cash flow friendly repayments over terms of 3 to 24 months.

Whatever you need, we can help.

Visit prospa.co.nz or call 0800 005 797 to apply.
Apply now

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11 days ago

One bedroom for rent

Aman from Khandallah

Hello friends
I am posting regarding one bedroom apartment in wilton, the place is ready for anyone to move in the house from today.
For more enquiries contact in 02108248660.

Here is the link of trademe ad to check rent per week and more description about the property
www.trademe.co.nz...

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Hello friends
I am posting regarding one bedroom apartment in wilton, the place is ready for anyone to move in the house from today.
For more enquiries contact in 02108248660.

Here is the link of trademe ad to check rent per week and more description about the property
www.trademe.co.nz...

Thank you

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