Grafton, Auckland

3 days ago

Dave Dobbyn is Heading to Spark Arena

Brent Eccles Entertainment

Legendary NZ musician Dave Dobbyn is playing Live @ The Cauldron at Spark Arena on September 12!

Dave and a full band will take the stage to play a selection of homegrown anthems and rarities. Tickets from $49.90(+bf) go on sale 12pm Thursday 9 July from Ticketmaster.

The Cauldron mode at … View more
Legendary NZ musician Dave Dobbyn is playing Live @ The Cauldron at Spark Arena on September 12!

Dave and a full band will take the stage to play a selection of homegrown anthems and rarities. Tickets from $49.90(+bf) go on sale 12pm Thursday 9 July from Ticketmaster.

The Cauldron mode at Spark Arena offers something for everyone, with a party floor and intimate seated theatre experience with the GA standing floor giving access to three sides of the stage. For those who wish to sit, all seats in the bowl have a perfect vantage point of the stage.
Book now

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3 days ago

X4 Bar stools for Sale

Alicia from Grey Lynn

Tractor stools purchsed from Freedom great for kitchen or bar space. All in excellent condition. $80 each.

Negotiable

3 days ago

Aucklanders warned to brace for tornadoes, thunderstorms and power cuts

Brittany Keogh Reporter from East & Bays Courier

Hi neighbours, Vector has warned Auckland residents to prepare for tornadoes, thunderstorms and gales that could lead to power cuts during the next 24 to 36 hours. The company says people should charge their devices and power banks, tie down objects that could be swept up in strong winds, such as … View moreHi neighbours, Vector has warned Auckland residents to prepare for tornadoes, thunderstorms and gales that could lead to power cuts during the next 24 to 36 hours. The company says people should charge their devices and power banks, tie down objects that could be swept up in strong winds, such as BBQs or trampolines, and make sure they had a torch and spare batteries handy, as well as alternative fuel for cooking.

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3 days ago

Everyday English course at Epsom Community Centre

Danielle Muller from Epsom Community Centre

In Term 3 we've got loads of brand new courses coming to Epsom Community Centre including Everyday English which is our first ESOL / General English class!

Do you know someone who would like to develop their English skills with an experienced teacher in a supportive and friendly environment?
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In Term 3 we've got loads of brand new courses coming to Epsom Community Centre including Everyday English which is our first ESOL / General English class!

Do you know someone who would like to develop their English skills with an experienced teacher in a supportive and friendly environment?

Our Everyday English class will focus on speaking, listening, improving pronunciation and interacting with others. Students will also learn more about living in NZ and Kiwi life such as making doctor's appointments, getting a Warrant of Fitness on your car, local news and more!

⏰ Weekly on Fridays, 12.30-2.30pm
🗓️ 9-week course starting 24 July
📍 Epsom Community Centre, 202 Gillies Ave, Epsom
💵 Cost: $160 for the full term
🧑‍🏫 Tutor: Vaana Langdon

➡️ More info? www.epsom-community-centre.org.nz...
➡️ Ready to enrol? enrolmy.com...
➡️ Want to see our full programme? f03b9daf-7f11-4f1b-89a6-acf62b62789c.filesusr.com...

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7 days ago

Police end physical search for missing French teen Eloi Rolland

Caroline Williams Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi neighbours.
Police say they have exhausted all leads for finding Eloi Rolland, 18, who has been missing from Auckland for almost four months.
The teen, who has limited English, has not been seen since he was captured on CCTV at the Britomart train station on March 7, where he caught a train to … View more
Hi neighbours.
Police say they have exhausted all leads for finding Eloi Rolland, 18, who has been missing from Auckland for almost four months.
The teen, who has limited English, has not been seen since he was captured on CCTV at the Britomart train station on March 7, where he caught a train to New Lynn's Fruitvale Rd station. It's understood he was in the vicinity of Piha Rd and Scenic Drive at 9.18am, but this is where the trail ends.
After more than 1600 hours searching for Rolland, police ended the physical search in May, pending reports of new information or evidence.
Rolland's sister, Aurore Rolland, told Stuff the family were "really sad" the search had been suspended.
"We [are at] the point where we are waiting for a miracle. We believe [he] is not dead in the sea at Piha Beach. Things need to be done, even if we have to search during our entire life."
Click "read more" for the full story.

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3 days ago

Share a local story with your neighbours.

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Hi neighbours!
Do you know of a story around your neighbourhood that hasn't hit the front-page yet? Is there someone in your suburb who really embodies the Neighbourly spirit and deserves for their story to be told? Maybe it’s a local hero who's remained humble. Even if it's … View more
Hi neighbours!
Do you know of a story around your neighbourhood that hasn't hit the front-page yet? Is there someone in your suburb who really embodies the Neighbourly spirit and deserves for their story to be told? Maybe it’s a local hero who's remained humble. Even if it's anything that you think the nation needs to know, comment on our post below!

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3 days ago

Learn NZ Sign Language

Karen from Mount Eden

Are you interested in learning NZ's second Official language - NZ Sign Language?
Classes run by Auckland Deaf Society begin at end of July in several locations around Auckland and online.
Please see poster attached and or contact programmes@auckland-deaf.org.nz for more info.

NZSL Class Timetable Semester 2 2020 updated.pdf Download View

3 days ago

FREE Wellbeing Sessions - Join Our Safe Online Space

The Team from Whakatau Mai I The Wellbeing Sessions, by Changing Minds

Whakatau Mai I The Wellbeing Sessions, by Changing Minds are all FREE and running to the end of October.

As part of the Covid-19 Recovery Package, the Ministry of Health have given us funding to offer a wide range of sessions to support Kiwis during and beyond lockdown.

Sessions on offer … View more
Whakatau Mai I The Wellbeing Sessions, by Changing Minds are all FREE and running to the end of October.

As part of the Covid-19 Recovery Package, the Ministry of Health have given us funding to offer a wide range of sessions to support Kiwis during and beyond lockdown.

Sessions on offer include:

• Flexible Fitness (no workout gear - exercise at home, your desk, anywhere! All fitness levels catered for)

• Strong Body, Strong Mind (strength training - no equipment needed, all fitness levels catered for)

• Qigong (Yang-based Tai Chi)

• Art Yoga (using colour, music and art to express yourself)

• Mindfulness and Awareness (a six-week series on practising mindfulness to help you overcome current challenges and build resilience)

• Mindful Journaling (a short meditation followed by guided journaling to get in touch with your inner self and emotions, and navigate through these)

• Guided Meditation (a beautiful guided meditation to clear the chakras and support energy flow)

• Eating Difficulties Support Group (a four week series offering support and guidance for those who find themselves responding to distress by controlling eating habits and/or developing an unhealthy body image)

• Mad Poets - Open Mic Night (share your poetry at our online Open Mic Night, hosted by the Mad Poets Canterbury)

• Supporting Families – hosted by Supporting Families NZ, for whanau/family support, each session has a different theme, previous sessions include Understanding Anxiety and Effective Communication)

…and many more to come, we are adding new sessions weekly including an LGBTQI+ support group, and an open Drop-In support group!

Guests join us for support, and to connect for their wellbeing. They are able to learn new skills, discover more about themselves and feel emotionally supported and connected in our safe space.

These sessions are all hosted online on a private, secure Zoom link. To register, visit us at www.wellbeingsessions.nz... find your event and follow the registration prompts.

We would love to have you join us!!

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3 days ago

How eco-friendly is your grocery shopping?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Most of us like to think we're doing what we can to lessen our impact on the environment, but how green is your weekly shop?

Beyond the eco-swaps you’ve probably already made, here are some of … View more
Most of us like to think we're doing what we can to lessen our impact on the environment, but how green is your weekly shop?

Beyond the eco-swaps you’ve probably already made, here are some of the least eco-friendly grocery store items to steer clear of next time you're loading up your trolley, with minimal disruption to your routine.

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4 days ago

Cash for your wrecked car! Call us 0800 500 001

The Team from AAA Auto Parts

Hi neighbours,

Do you have a vehicle that is taking up space and becoming an eyesore? At AAA Auto Parts we dismantle and wreck cars. We will pay top cash whether your car is dead or alive!

* $300 - $3000 for small cars
* $700 - $10,000 for 4x4 utes, vans, 4WD, trucks and buses
* Same day … View more
Hi neighbours,

Do you have a vehicle that is taking up space and becoming an eyesore? At AAA Auto Parts we dismantle and wreck cars. We will pay top cash whether your car is dead or alive!

* $300 - $3000 for small cars
* $700 - $10,000 for 4x4 utes, vans, 4WD, trucks and buses
* Same day removal
* Free quotes over the phone

We will beat any prices in the market by 10%.

Support your local business.
Give us a call on ** 0800 50 00 01 ** and we will be happy to have a chat.
Enquire now

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4 days ago

Want to help New Zealand recover?

Student Job Search

Keen to support your community and whānau?

Enjoy diverse and challenging work?

Are you a recent graduate or about to graduate?

It’s a time of unprecedented change with Covid-19 so we are looking for graduates from all degree backgrounds who truly want to make a difference to New … View more
Keen to support your community and whānau?

Enjoy diverse and challenging work?

Are you a recent graduate or about to graduate?

It’s a time of unprecedented change with Covid-19 so we are looking for graduates from all degree backgrounds who truly want to make a difference to New Zealand and New Zealanders.

The GovTechTalent graduate programme in Wellington gives you the opportunity to change things for the better, while also shaping your own career path so don’t get left behind - apply for GovTechTalent today!
Learn more

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4 days ago

Items For Sale

Harry from Grafton

Pic 1: Umbrellas = $20
Pic 2: Drinking bottles = $25
Pic 3: Plastic boots and rain coat = $20
Pic 4: Hard hats, safety googles and gloves = $45

Negotiable

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4 days ago

Items For Sale

Harry from Grafton

Pic 1: Games = $20
Pic 2: Soothing incence = $15
Pic 3: Convection oven = $30
Pic 4: Hangers and Ironing Board = $25

Negotiable

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4 days ago

Kitchen Equipment

Harry from Grafton

Assorted kitchen equipment which the price is for the items in each photo.

Price: $30

16 days ago

Council makes it easier for Aucklanders to collect rainwater

The Team from Auckland Council

In response to the severe water shortages, we are encouraging Aucklanders to install rainwater tanks at home by scrapping resource consent fees.

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