Ohariu, Wellington

6 hours ago

Poll: Is it time to revive Wellington's flag?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

It's unmistakable: the trireme-like ship, the flying dragon-dolphin-fish, the English flags. Quintessentially Wellington. Right?
The new mayor of Wellington and a city councillor want to see the revival of the city's flag and coat of arms around the city in help foster "civic … View more
It's unmistakable: the trireme-like ship, the flying dragon-dolphin-fish, the English flags. Quintessentially Wellington. Right?
The new mayor of Wellington and a city councillor want to see the revival of the city's flag and coat of arms around the city in help foster "civic pride". But, others say the flag is "a relic of the past" that fell into disuse for a reason. What do you think of the flag? www.stuff.co.nz...

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Is it time to revive Wellington's flag?
  • 25.5% It's great, fly it high
    25.5% Complete
  • 15.5% It's ok, I don't really mind if it's used
    15.5% Complete
  • 59.1% It's a relic, ditch it
    59.1% Complete
110 votes
17 hours ago

What's On: Have a go at dragonboating

Jenny from Melrose

Have a go at dragonboating with Wellington's breast cancer surviver team CanSurvive and supporter team Can2. No experience necessary (you just need to be able to swim 50m). Email cansurvivedragonboatteam@gmail.com
Have a go at dragonboating
  • Whairepo lagoon
3 hours ago

Up for grabs: The Golden Ticket

Eric Janssen Reporter from Dominion Post

Only 10 days to go in Westpac Stadium's competition to win a grand sporting prize. Have you voted yet?

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4 hours ago

What's On: CAMERAPERSON Kirsten Johnson, USA 2016

David from Brooklyn

Cinematographer Johnson assembles excerpts and offcuts from her remarkable career to evoke an assortment of uneasily resolved questions about ethics and compassion in documentary film. See trailer at https://www.filmsocietywellington.net.nz/
CAMERAPERSON Kirsten Johnson, USA 2016
  • Embassy Grand
1 day ago

Poll: Should the government keep the 90-day tenant eviction notice?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

People will have to put up with offensive behaviour from difficult tenants if the government goes ahead with plans to remove the 90-day notice period for evictions. What do you think? Should the government keep the 90-day tenant eviction notice? Vote in the poll below.

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Should the government keep the 90-day tenant eviction notice?
  • 81.8% Absolutely - I’ve personally dealt with bad neighbours
    81.8% Complete
  • 12.7% No - tenants could be evicted unfairly
    12.7% Complete
  • 5.5% I don’t have an opinion
    5.5% Complete
165 votes
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17 hours ago

Zara Skirt

Bonnie from Johnsonville

Skirt from Zara. Hardly worn. In great condition. Fab colour with a suede look. Size M.

Price: $50

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19 hours ago

Tawa College uniform

Jess from Tawa

Hi all,

Tawa College girls skirt size 87 for sale.

Been worn for 4 years and is in very good condition. $45.

PM me if you're interested.

4 days ago

Wanted

Amanda from Tawa

Hay ya I'm in need of a single or king single bed if anyone has one for cheap or free can you please contact me as I've taken in a young girl she cant sleep on the sofa much longer thank you 😊

1 day ago

Poll: Would you pay to use your neighbours' swimming pool?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

People rent out baches, rooms in their houses, their garages and car parking spaces, so surely hiring out swimming pools is the next logical step.

A new app lets people hire their private pools by the hour, but it hasn't come to New Zealand - yet.

To read more, click here.

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Would you pay to use your neighbours' swimming pool?
  • 27.5% Yes please!
    27.5% Complete
  • 72.5% No, that's weird.
    72.5% Complete
1126 votes
1 day ago

Have you discussed organ donation with your family?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Once upon a time a woman loved a man so much she gave a part of herself to save him. He was dying, so she let him have a piece of her body, and it made him well. And they lived happily ever after.
Kiwis are not big on donating organs, with a bill aimed at increasing donation and transplant rates … View more
Once upon a time a woman loved a man so much she gave a part of herself to save him. He was dying, so she let him have a piece of her body, and it made him well. And they lived happily ever after.
Kiwis are not big on donating organs, with a bill aimed at increasing donation and transplant rates poised to become law. Stuff looks at those giving and receiving the gift of life. Have you discussed your organ donation wishes with your family?

1 day ago

Together with New Zealand Police we're shutting the gate on rural crime! 🐮❤️

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Learn more about our new rural crime prevention signs, now available for purchase to the public, on our website: neighbourhoodsupport.co.nz or click the 'Read More' link below. 📰

#safercommunitiestogether

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1 day ago

Have you had a plant stolen?

Mikaela Wilkes Reporter from Homed

Hi neighbours,

We're to keen to know if pot plant and garden thievery is still a common problem and what people are doing about it.

If you've had a pot plant or something else taken from your garden in the last year and would like to share, could you please email homed@stuff.co.nz … View more
Hi neighbours,

We're to keen to know if pot plant and garden thievery is still a common problem and what people are doing about it.

If you've had a pot plant or something else taken from your garden in the last year and would like to share, could you please email homed@stuff.co.nz with your name, your neighbourhood and a quick recap of what was taken and how it happened.

We'd love to hear from you!

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5 days ago

Can tooting in the Mt Vic tunnel create beautiful music?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

Mt Victoria tunnel's deafening chorus of car horns could hit all the right notes for a musical masterpiece to be made in Wellington. The tunnel is known for its controversial tooting traditions, and now composer Chris Winter will work his magic on the sound. Winter is calling it … View moreMt Victoria tunnel's deafening chorus of car horns could hit all the right notes for a musical masterpiece to be made in Wellington. The tunnel is known for its controversial tooting traditions, and now composer Chris Winter will work his magic on the sound. Winter is calling it "Carcophony" - he just needs top tooters to sound their horns. What do you think? Can toots make music - or should we stop tooting and embrace silence?

1 day ago

We've got some big news!

Stuff Fibre

A huge thanks to all our Stuff Fibre customers for their support with winning 4 major awards at the Broadband Compare TUANZ Awards.

We're thrilled to have won the Supreme Award - Broadband Provider of the Year - as well as Best Fibre Broadband Provider (for the third year running), Best … View more
A huge thanks to all our Stuff Fibre customers for their support with winning 4 major awards at the Broadband Compare TUANZ Awards.

We're thrilled to have won the Supreme Award - Broadband Provider of the Year - as well as Best Fibre Broadband Provider (for the third year running), Best Broadband Innovation and the People’s Choice Award.

Not yet a customer? Nows a great time to join a winning team >> https://stuff-fibre.co.nz/
Find out more

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1 day ago

Onkyo Stereo and Cassette Player with R/C

Brenda from Johnsonville

Including cabinet and two speakers, and cassettes of pop etc music.

Price: $100

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