57 days ago

What do you think of Whangārei's marine industry nabbing major refit of superyacht Senses?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangārei Leader

Despite Covid-19 restrictions, the Whangārei marine industry has had a major coup over Auckland, completing New Zealand's biggest yacht refit this year, onboard the $60m renown superyacht, Senses. The 59.2m yacht was in Whangārei for a year for the work. What do you think?

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1 day ago

Sign up for The Antidote: 5 happy things to read about each day

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

We live in unusual times. It all gets a bit much some days. So we're bringing you a much-needed dose of positivity to remind you that there's inspiration, kindness and quirkiness out there too.

You can check out today's edition of The Antidote - which features a cute puppy, the UK's longest-married couple, and Stewart Island's "savage" New Year's Eve here. If you'd like the Antidote delivered direct to your inbox, sign up here.

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12 hours ago

Join the Aotearoa Bike Challenge with us

The Team from Whangarei District Council

Our staff are taking the Aotearoa Bike Challenge this February, using more bike rides to get to work and around. You and your colleagues could compete against us - why not? 🚲🚲

You know what's better than being stuck in boring car traffic? Riding a bike! Even if you're not fast it helps you to get around, get exercise, spot interesting things in the neighbourhood, and save lots of money on fuel and parking. So go on, give it a go!

The Aotearoa Bike Challenge is a competition between organisations to commute by bike during February. But it's so much fun that most people forget about the competition and just enjoy the fun of getting about by bike. Sign up for free as an individual or register your workplace: www.lovetoride.net...

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1 day ago

What's On: Northern Jazz Society Sunday Picnic

Silke from Tikipunga

Joe Carbery Swingtet with Joe vocals/saxophone, Stuart Lawrence double bass and Doug Robertson guitar, outside at Lava bar, if raining ,inside. Admission members $10, non-members $ 15, cash only, Covidrules
Northern Jazz Society Sunday Picnic
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