Central Whangarei, Whangarei

9 hours ago

Looking for some cooking inspiration?

Stuff

Look no further! Join Sam Mannering on Thursday the 23rd of September and cook your dinner along with him.

What’s on the menu? Sam is going to teach you how to make curry from scratch, and for dessert, a tarte tatin.

Get in quick because seats are limited!
Register now

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17 days ago

Confused?

NumberWorks'nWords Whangarei

To is a preposition with several meanings, including “toward” and “until.”
Too is an adverb that can mean “excessively” or “also.”
Two is also pronounced the same as to and too, but it can’t be used instead of either of them because it’s a number.

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1 day ago

Do you have questions about your spring garden?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Dear neighbours,

As part of Stuff’s Life & Style Live Chat series, NZ Gardener editor Jo McCarroll and Jack Hobbs, manager of the Auckland Botanic Gardens, are back with their expert spring gardening tips, advice and plant problem-solving. If you have a question for the gardening experts, … View more
Dear neighbours,

As part of Stuff’s Life & Style Live Chat series, NZ Gardener editor Jo McCarroll and Jack Hobbs, manager of the Auckland Botanic Gardens, are back with their expert spring gardening tips, advice and plant problem-solving. If you have a question for the gardening experts, you can submit it (now, or during the chat) at the link below. Then tune in today, Sept 17, at 3pm.

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1 day ago

Snap crackle pot

The Team from Resene ColorShop Whangarei

Give some plain store-bought pots a fresh new look using Resene FX Crackle effect. Use Resene FX Crackle effect to give a shabby chic look with on-trend paint colours.

Find out how to create your own.

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1 day ago

Day Tours by Luxury Coach with Reid Tours.

Mark from Central Whangarei

MONDAY 4 OCTOBER.
Waipoua Kauri Forest,Hokianga Harbour,Opononi.
$70pp.
TUESDAY 5 OCTOBER.
Kerikeri, Paihia, Bay of Islands.
$65.00pp.
Call Mark on 0800 123 914 for more information.
"Let's go and explore beautiful Northland together."

Negotiable

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1 day ago

Day Tours by Luxury Coach with Reid Tours.

Mark from Central Whangarei

MONDAY 4 OCTOBER.
Waipoua Kauri Forest,Hokianga Harbour,Opononi.
$70pp.
TUESDAY 5 OCTOBER.
Kerikeri, Paihia, Bay of Islands.
$65.00pp.
Call Mark on 0800 123 914 for more information.
"Let's go and explore beautiful Northland together."

Negotiable

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3 days ago

Red Cross in Whangarei is open!

The Team from Red Cross Shop Whangarei

The Red Cross shop in Whangarei is open! We have a sale on winter clothing and children’s clothing! But if it’s spring clothing you are looking for, we have a lot of new stock to choose from. Come in at see us at 46 John Street Whangarei CDB. We are open 9am to 5pm week days and 9am to 4pm … View moreThe Red Cross shop in Whangarei is open! We have a sale on winter clothing and children’s clothing! But if it’s spring clothing you are looking for, we have a lot of new stock to choose from. Come in at see us at 46 John Street Whangarei CDB. We are open 9am to 5pm week days and 9am to 4pm Saturdays. Our contact number is 09 438 3701.

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3 days ago

Noticed anything different?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

It's te wiki o te reo Māori, and to celebrate this awesome initiative, we've given our logo a little update.

'Haporitanga' means 'the many principles and actions of being a community' and we think it's a great way to express what Neighbourly is.

Are you … View more
It's te wiki o te reo Māori, and to celebrate this awesome initiative, we've given our logo a little update.

'Haporitanga' means 'the many principles and actions of being a community' and we think it's a great way to express what Neighbourly is.

Are you keen to dive straight into te wiki? Here's a video by our mates at Stuff showing five te reo words that every person from across the motu (country) needs to know.

For more coverage on Māori language week, click the 'See more' button below.

Ngā manaakitanga!
See more

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32 days ago
4 days ago

Keep the good work up and keep on walking...

Natasha Judd from Cancer Society Northland

Enjoyed those lockdown walks and need motivation to keep on walking? Sign up today and walk/ run for a good cause ycfc-kerikeri-2021.raisely.com...

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5 days ago

Council services through Alert Level 2

The Team from Whangarei District Council

The Covid-19 Alert level for Northland moved to Alert Level 2 from Wednesday 8 September 2021.

All council facilities will be open to the public with Level 2 safety measures in place from Monday 13 September 2021 unless noted otherwise below.

General safety precautions
In all our public areas … View more
The Covid-19 Alert level for Northland moved to Alert Level 2 from Wednesday 8 September 2021.

All council facilities will be open to the public with Level 2 safety measures in place from Monday 13 September 2021 unless noted otherwise below.

General safety precautions
In all our public areas please allow 2 metres of physical distancing from people you don't know.
All visitors must sign in at our reception areas or use the NZ Covid Tracer app.
Our front-line staff will be wearing face-coverings and we ask our customers to do the same.
Surfaces at council facilities will be frequently cleaned, and hand sanitiser will be available for visitors to use.
Feeling sick or unwell? Please stay home and talk to a doctor.

Customer Service Centres
Forum North will open at 8:00am on Monday 13 September 2021, and the Ruakaka Service Centre will open at 8:30am on Monday 13 September 2021.
We encourage customers to do Council business online or over the phone where possible. Please call us to book appointments in advance, to avoid unnecessary waiting and crowding.
Bookings for our Duty Planner and Duty Building Officers need to be made in advance. Our preference is for meetings to be held online or over the phone.

Whangarei District Library
Opening 9am Monday 13 September. Libraries will be set up to comply with Ministry of Health guidelines. Restrictions on the number of people permitted to enter will apply. Branch libraries and the mobile library will remain closed over Level 2 and until further notice.

Te Manawa – the Hub and Whangarei iSITE
Te Manawa – the Hub will re-open from 9:00am Monday 13 September 2021. Whangarei iSITE on Tarewa Road is temporarily closed for maintenance. Please note Intercity Bus services are currently on hold.

Whangārei District Cemeteries
The Cemetery office and gates are open.
Up to 100 people can attend outdoor funerals and tangihanga at Alert Level 2, if funeral directors have registered with the Ministry of Health. Physical distancing will need to be maintained and funeral directors will collect details for contact tracing.

Whangārei Laboratory
Whangārei Laboratory will re-open for sample-delivery from 8:00am until 3:00pm starting Wednesday 8 September 2021.

Forum North Entertainment Centre and Semenoff Stadium
Both venues will be available for hire from 8:00am Monday 13 September 2021 in accordance with Government guidelines for venues.

Car parking
All Council carparks are open and operating as normal. Our wardens are working at Alert Level 2.

Rubbish and recycling collection
Our kerbside bag collection, and red and blue-bin recycling services, will continue as usual. Paper and cardboard will also be collected as normal. Transfer stations are open and operating, although visitors must wear a face-covering and record their visit either by signing in or using the NZ COVID Tracer app.

Parks, playgrounds, public toilets
Council facilities will be individually re-opened as they can be cleaned and assessed for safety. Please use the NZ COVID Tracer app to record your visit to these facilities.

Parents and caregivers are asked to be mindful that their children are physical distancing at playgrounds.

Sports parks
Each sporting code will decide matters relating to their own competitions and how they will manage government requirements such as physical distancing and contact tracing. The park facilities will be open at Alert Level 2.

Community halls
Community halls are open - contact your local community hall board for more specific information. Entry will be limited according to each site’s size and ability to practice 2 meter physical distancing.

Council events and event permits
Council managed events will only go ahead where Government guidance for gatherings under Alert Level 2 can be met.

Alcohol licensing
Applications for alcohol licenses or manager’s certificates can be made on our website and interviews or meetings with applicants will be done over the phone. Please contact us for guidance.

Animal Control Office
All dog services, including responding to roaming dog reports, will continue.
Adoption visits must be by appointment only. The office will be open from 8:30am - 5:00pm.
Dogs must be kept on a lead while exercising (except for off-lead dog parks) so physical distancing can be maintained between owners.

CitySafe
CitySafe patrols will continue under Alert Level 2.

Citizenship Ceremonies
Citizenship ceremonies are currently on hold.

Freedom Camping
Freedom camping sites around our District remain open. Campers may move to a new site if they would like to.
Freedom campers must observe 2-metre distancing from people they don’t know, record where they stay and who they interact with for contact tracing purposes, use heightened hygiene practices and comply with all instructions from New Zealand Police or Council officers.

5 days ago

Fonterra are hiring near you!

Competenz

Would you like to earn while you learn and gain an NZQA recognized qualification in mechanical engineering? If the answer is yes, great news! Fonterra are offering not one, but eight mechanical engineering apprenticeship opportunities in various locations around Aotearoa!

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10 days ago

What do you think about travel across Auckland being allowed only for business or essential personal reasons?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangārei Leader

Now Northland and the rest of the country south of Auckland are at alert level 2, people who want to drive across Auckland to get to other level 2 regions face being turned back by police. The crossing is only for business purposes or essential personal travel - such as childcare or caring for … View moreNow Northland and the rest of the country south of Auckland are at alert level 2, people who want to drive across Auckland to get to other level 2 regions face being turned back by police. The crossing is only for business purposes or essential personal travel - such as childcare or caring for animals. What do you think? Should a travel corridor be set up across Auckland so people can traverse the level 4 city? What conditions should be allowed?

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8 days ago

Sheep with lambs for sale-ready to eat lamb in 2 months!

Dean from Kamo

THANK YOU FOR TAKING INTEREST. ALL SHEEP AND LAMBS HAVE BEEN SOLD.



Hello Everyone,
We have some sheep and lambs for sale. Sadly must sell as got too many to manage. Lambs all eating grass stage now but want to sell with moms as a package.


can send you whatsap photos, let me … View more
THANK YOU FOR TAKING INTEREST. ALL SHEEP AND LAMBS HAVE BEEN SOLD.



Hello Everyone,
We have some sheep and lambs for sale. Sadly must sell as got too many to manage. Lambs all eating grass stage now but want to sell with moms as a package.


can send you whatsap photos, let me know which one you wanted.



Suffolk Sheep with 2 lambs - $90




Full Wilthshire Mom with 1 lamb - $90







50-50 Suffolk/Withshire with 1 lamb - $90








all lambs have been ringed on the tail and nuts....what ever its called. the moms have had been looked after with regular drench but lambs too young and not given anything yet.


021885806 ...... call or txt. near 3 mile bush road for pick up or can deliver locally if wanted.

Price: $90

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