117 days ago

Home handyman

Valerie from Onerahi

also looking for recommendations for a home handyman for odd jobs round home including replacing parts of deck and strengthening railings

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7 days ago

Online Information Event about our Airport Location Study consultation

The Team from Whangarei District Council

We have two more public Information Events to come about our Airport Location Study - one in person at Forum North today, and one online next week.

✈️ Thursday 12 May (today!) at Forum North, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
📺 Wednesday 18 May 2022: Online meeting, 6:30pm (virtual meeting)

Come along or tune in to find out more about our four options and how to have your say about each one. Do we need to build a new airport? If so, where should it be?

The virtual meeting will be live-streamed on Facebook, or you can register to join the meeting in Microsoft Teams by clicking "Online information event" in the timeline on our Consultation webpage.

6 days ago

Weeding and tree removal on Waimahanga Walkway

The Team from Whangarei District Council

We're removing some dead or non-native trees along the Waimahanga walkway (Boswell's Track) to make room for native species to replace it. Specifically, our team is removing wattles, flame trees, bamboo, casuarinas, woolly nightshade and coastal banksia.

Due to prolific flowering, seed dispersal and vigorous growth, banksia trees often compete with maturing pohutukawa while banksia seedlings compete with regenerating natives. We're planning for a staged removal of the banksia here over the next few years, allowing for existing trees and planning plantings to replace them. This season, our contractors will also plant pohutukawa where gaps have been created.

See our Waimahanga Walkway page for more information including access and history:

Pictures below show examples of unwanted tree species that can "crowd out" natives, making it harder for them to get established.

1 day ago

What is happening?

Hospice Mid-Northland

Antiques Roadshow - Bring along your antiques or collectables and get
these valued. $10 per item or 3 for $25

The very best of our Antiques & Collectables for sale online and
over the weekend - our famous Buy Now table is back!

The Great Hospice Sewing Bee - Enter online or at our Kerikeri Shop.
Judging takes place on Saturday 21st at 11am

Local Art & Craft Stall Holders - Come check these out! Lots of local products for sale! Jewelry, soaps, upcycled goods, plants, antiques & collectables, wood products plus loads more!

The Hospice Cake Competition - Enter online or at our Kerikeri Shop
Cakes will be for sale after the competition!

Local Art from our amazing Artists available to purchase

High Teas for sale …PLUS MORE!

For more information or to enter the Sewing Bee or Cake
Competition - please visit www.hospicemn.org.nz.
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