Whakatane District, Whakatane

Have you got your tickets yet?

Have you got your tickets yet?

For only $15 a ticket, you could win a fully furnished home located in stunning Taupō. Buy your tickets today!

8 days ago

Prizes for Neighbourly members

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

We've randomly chosen five members to win a $50 chemist gift card each. The winners are:

Jim Edwards from Lower Hutt

Caroline Low from Whangarei

Sarah Currey from Marshlands

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We've randomly chosen five members to win a $50 chemist gift card each. The winners are:

Jim Edwards from Lower Hutt

Caroline Low from Whangarei

Sarah Currey from Marshlands

Talia Rammage from Timaru

Julian La Rosa from Blenheim

Get in touch with our Helpdesk team before the 23rd of April to claim your prize by heading here.

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9 days ago

Have you got your tickets yet?

Heart Foundation Lotteries

Don’t miss out! For only $15 a ticket, you could be in to win this brand-new, fully furnished Jennian home located in stunning Taupō, worth just over $1 million.

Featuring three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an open-plan kitchen, living and dining area, this home is waiting to be loved by its … View more
Don’t miss out! For only $15 a ticket, you could be in to win this brand-new, fully furnished Jennian home located in stunning Taupō, worth just over $1 million.

Featuring three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an open-plan kitchen, living and dining area, this home is waiting to be loved by its new owner.

Make this property your permanent residence, a holiday home, a rental, or you can simply sell it! Get your tickets today at heartlottery.org.nz.
Buy tickets now

10 days ago

Why We Change the Clocks

The Team from NZ Compare

Time to FALL BACK! Use that extra hour to compare your bills with NZ Compare and you could save hundreds of dollars!

Daylight saving ends Sunday at 0300, don't forget to adjust your clocks!

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15 days ago

Tell us your April Fool's Day shenanigans...

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Happy April Fool's Day, neighbours!

While we were tempted to play a trick on you today, we thought it would be more enjoyable to hear the practical jokes and pranks that you have pulled off (or been victim to) on April 1st throughout the years.

Type 'Not For Print' if you wish… View more
Happy April Fool's Day, neighbours!

While we were tempted to play a trick on you today, we thought it would be more enjoyable to hear the practical jokes and pranks that you have pulled off (or been victim to) on April 1st throughout the years.

Type 'Not For Print' if you wish your comments to be excluded from the Conversations column of your local paper.

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16 days ago

Happy Easter!

The Team from NZ Compare

Don't miss out on egg-cellent savings this season!

Hop into incredible deals and don't miss out on the chance to WIN a month of FREE broadband: Simply switch your broadband or power plan using Power Compare or Broadband Compare by 2/4/2024 to be in to WIN!

T&Cs: … View more
Don't miss out on egg-cellent savings this season!

Hop into incredible deals and don't miss out on the chance to WIN a month of FREE broadband: Simply switch your broadband or power plan using Power Compare or Broadband Compare by 2/4/2024 to be in to WIN!

T&Cs: www.nzcompare.com...

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18 days ago

Staying home over the break?

Toka Tū Ake EQC

The long weekend is the perfect time to make your place safer for an earthquake with these steps:

• Find out where you can turn off your water and gas mains
• Check your chimney for any signs of wear and tear, or damage
• Check your home's foundations are secured
• Move heavy … View more
The long weekend is the perfect time to make your place safer for an earthquake with these steps:

• Find out where you can turn off your water and gas mains
• Check your chimney for any signs of wear and tear, or damage
• Check your home's foundations are secured
• Move heavy items that are up high to safer, lower down locations.
• Secure tall and heavy furniture and appliances

These simple actions can keep your whānau safer in case of a big shake, so tick them off and make the most of your break.
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18 days ago

Bob Francis Wins Senior New Zealander Of The Year

Kiri Te Kanawa Retirement Village

Seven-term Mayor of Masterton, Bob Francis CNZM QSO MBE JP, has been named the 2024 Ryman Healthcare Senior New Zealander of the Year Te Mātāpuputu o te Tau.

Affectionately dubbed ‘Mr Wairarapa’, Bob has served his community in multiple areas, including health services, commercial … View more
Seven-term Mayor of Masterton, Bob Francis CNZM QSO MBE JP, has been named the 2024 Ryman Healthcare Senior New Zealander of the Year Te Mātāpuputu o te Tau.

Affectionately dubbed ‘Mr Wairarapa’, Bob has served his community in multiple areas, including health services, commercial development, the arts, aviation, homelessness, conservation and sports.

Bob’s award signifies the sixth time Ryman Healthcare has supported this category of the Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Awards, which provides a fantastic opportunity to celebrate Kiwi seniors who continue to make positive contributions towards the future of Aotearoa.

Click read more for the full article.

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20 days ago

Easter Streaming 2024

The Team from NZ Compare

Dive into Easter streaming! Explore our top picks for movies and TV shows to enjoy this long weekend!

Plus, discover how to watch them for FREE. Don't miss out – COMPARE broadband plans with Broadband Compare and start saving today!

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21 days ago

Staying home over the break?

Toka Tū Ake EQC

The long weekend is the perfect time to make your place safer for an earthquake with these steps:

• Find out where you can turn off your water and gas mains
• Check your chimney for any signs of wear and tear, or damage
• Check your home's foundations are secured
• Move heavy … View more
The long weekend is the perfect time to make your place safer for an earthquake with these steps:

• Find out where you can turn off your water and gas mains
• Check your chimney for any signs of wear and tear, or damage
• Check your home's foundations are secured
• Move heavy items that are up high to safer, lower down locations.
• Secure tall and heavy furniture and appliances

These simple actions can keep your whānau safer in case of a big shake, so tick them off and make the most of your break.
Find out more

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21 days ago

Say goodbye to tyre waste

Tyrewise

About 40% of the 6.5 million tyres Kiwis use every year are recycled, repurposed, or used as tyre-derived fuel. But the rest end up in landfills, stockpiled or dumped.

The good news is now there’s an easy solution to all that tyre waste. It’s called Tyrewise and is New Zealand’s first … View more
About 40% of the 6.5 million tyres Kiwis use every year are recycled, repurposed, or used as tyre-derived fuel. But the rest end up in landfills, stockpiled or dumped.

The good news is now there’s an easy solution to all that tyre waste. It’s called Tyrewise and is New Zealand’s first national tyre recycling scheme.

Tyrewise ensures that tyres in Aotearoa New Zealand are recycled or repurposed properly, saving millions from going to the landfill.

Find out more about the scheme online.
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22 days ago

Product recalls across the country

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

These items have been recalled during the last month. If you have any of these items in your cupboard, click on the title to see the details:

Food recalls:
Zany Zeus halloumi cheese
Cau Tre spring rolls
New World Prestons Biscoff filled buns
Waiheke Herbs asian herb spread
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These items have been recalled during the last month. If you have any of these items in your cupboard, click on the title to see the details:

Food recalls:
Zany Zeus halloumi cheese
Cau Tre spring rolls
New World Prestons Biscoff filled buns
Waiheke Herbs asian herb spread
Pak n Save Petone NZ Prime Pork Mince
Pak n Save Petone NZ Prime Beef Mince
New World Ilam hot cross buns
Rocket Foods ready meals

Product recalls:
Casio electronic calculator
Serene Classic bathroom heater
GT Labomba bicycle
Cavius carbon monoxide smoke alarm
Iron Elephant 6 inch chainsaw
Ikea singular cot
Momax Ipower - power bank

We hope this update helps your household stay safe.

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24 days ago

Budget-friendly Easter Activities

The Team from NZ Compare

Looking for affordable Easter weekend activities in NZ?
Whether it's a movie day or beach picnics, we've got you covered with 5 exciting ideas that won't break the bank!

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24 days ago

Are you ready to buy carpet?

Carpet Mill

How it works:
Enquire at carpetmill.co.nz or free phone on 0800 255 855 and let us know the coupon code that best suits you, then we will arrange a free, no obligation measure and quote based on your requirements.

We're Consumer Trusted, so you can trust that it's just that easy
Find out more

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25 days ago

Tui cute

The Team from Resene ColorShop Whakatane

Adorn your home with your very own piece of Kiwiana artwork, using our Resene paint-by-numbers colour palette. Find out how to create your own with these easy step by step instructions.

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25 days ago

Are You Ready for Egg-cellent Easter Savings?

Beds 4 U

Uncover the magic of our egg-straordinary Easter sale! 🐣
Explore our range of quality NZ-made Beds & Mattresses and save up to 65% with FREE Local Delivery* 🛏️🌟

Shop online or at your nearest Beds4U store!
✅ 60-Night's Comfort Guarantee*
✅ Free Local Delivery*
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Uncover the magic of our egg-straordinary Easter sale! 🐣
Explore our range of quality NZ-made Beds & Mattresses and save up to 65% with FREE Local Delivery* 🛏️🌟

Shop online or at your nearest Beds4U store!
✅ 60-Night's Comfort Guarantee*
✅ Free Local Delivery*
✅ Earn 50 Flybuys on purchases above $2499
✅ 24 Months Interest Free*
✅ 23 Beds4U stores across North Island

*Apply Code (EASTER24) to your cart for FREE SHIPPING on online orders above $999 and only valid for shipping rates under $99. While stocks last.

60-Night's Comfort Guarantee: Read T's & C's here
24 Months Interest-Free with Q Card: Read T's & C's here
Shop now

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