Te Aro, Wellington

14 hours ago

New heating costs could lead to overcrowding

Nice Place Property Management Ltd

“If rental prices don't increase, but the costs increase, we're going to see fewer people being able to provide rental properties and are going to get a lack of supply.” Andrew King, NZ Property Investors Federation.

In the current shape of the housing market, is putting extra …View more
“If rental prices don't increase, but the costs increase, we're going to see fewer people being able to provide rental properties and are going to get a lack of supply.” Andrew King, NZ Property Investors Federation.

In the current shape of the housing market, is putting extra costs on top going to help?

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7 hours ago

Glasses in need of a refresh?

Visique CapitalEyes

Your new glasses come with a $30 book voucher for your local bookstore until 30 June.
So don't miss out, visit your nearest Capital Eyes at Manners, Karori or Petone and you could be curling up with a book and new frames!

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7 hours ago

What doesn't belong in the wastewater network

The Team from Wellington Water

You know what doesn't belong in the wastewater network? A giant orange cone! And yet...

This cone was found blocking one of the wastewater pump stations in Porirua's CBD last week.

Not too sure how it got there... But our team managed to clear it from the pump station before any …View more
You know what doesn't belong in the wastewater network? A giant orange cone! And yet...

This cone was found blocking one of the wastewater pump stations in Porirua's CBD last week.

Not too sure how it got there... But our team managed to clear it from the pump station before any major damage was done. ?

In the past we've also found a pair of jeans, shampoo bottles, kids (and adults) toys, money, cellphones, pagers, and A LOT of wetwipes!

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10 hours ago

What's On: Sacred Temple Birman Cat Show

Pauline from Pukerua Bay

Birman and Companion cats will be judged by 5 judges for places in the top ten. Come and see these beautiful cats & kittens compete for prizes. Ask breeders advice.
Sacred Temple Birman Cat Show
  • Indian Cultural Centre
10 hours ago

Become a volunteer and create change in your community

Sarah Macdonald from Volunteering New Zealand

It's National Volunteer Week!

Volunteers create positive change on many fronts – human rights, faith communities, health, education, sports and recreation, social services, arts and culture, emergency services, the environment and conservation, animal welfare, and community support …View more
It's National Volunteer Week!

Volunteers create positive change on many fronts – human rights, faith communities, health, education, sports and recreation, social services, arts and culture, emergency services, the environment and conservation, animal welfare, and community support development – the list is endless.

If you're interested in volunteering please check out the link below to find out about the different ways you can volunteer:

nationalvolunteerweek.nz...

National Volunteer Week (17 - 23 June). The NVW 2018 theme: Volunteers, The Heart of our Community – By many, the work will be completed, Mā tini, mā mano, ka rapa te whai.


#NVW2018

nationalvolunteerweek.nz/volunteer/
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12 hours ago

Photography/Arts

Nic from Newtown

Kia ora all!

Any PHOTOGRAPHERS out there looking to hire a part-time assistant?

OR

Know of someone who might have a part time position available within the arts sector?

I am an employment facilitator helping a young man break into his field of interest. If anyone is open to chatting …View more
Kia ora all!

Any PHOTOGRAPHERS out there looking to hire a part-time assistant?

OR

Know of someone who might have a part time position available within the arts sector?

I am an employment facilitator helping a young man break into his field of interest. If anyone is open to chatting further about my client, please get in touch, he's a passionate worker and you could really make a difference in his life.


Cheers,
Nic.

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10 days ago

Plan your journeys around Wellington City after 15 July

Community Engagement Advisor from Metlink: On Our Way

Changes are coming to Metlink buses and trains across the region from Sunday 15 July, including some new timetables and routes.

Check out the Journey Planner www.metlink.org.nz... to see what these changes may mean for you.

metlink.org.nz/
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12 hours ago

Community School Holiday Programme

Lexi Taylor from Aro Valley Community Centre

Haere mai! Have a blast at the July Holiday Programme in the Aro Valley Community Centre. The cost of the programme is $30 per day or $35 on a trip day. OSCAR subsidy available. For timetable and enrolment information visit www.arovalley.org.nz...

arovalley.org.nz/school-holiday-programme.html
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13 hours ago

Customer complains about $7000 power bill

Annie Bannister from Utilities Disputes

Issues with power bills are among the most common complaints to Utilities Disputes. Contact our free and independent service if you have an unresolved issue with your electricity or gas provider: 0800 22 33 40 or info@utilitiesdisputes.co.nz or www.utilitiesdisputes.co.nz...

stuff.co.nz/business/104721018/Customer-complains-about-7000-power-bill
18 hours ago

Sweet box's seasonal surprise

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Some of the best scents in the garden are to be found in midwinter, usually from the likes of wintersweet and daphne.
But one highly fragrant and useful-for-so-many-purposes little shrub has slipped under the radar for far too long, says our Wairarapa columnist Kerry Carman.

stuff.co.nz/life-style/homed/garden/104066749/sweet-boxs-seasonal-surprise
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