GRAND OPENING OF OUR NEWEST LOCATION!! Come check out the NEW Hilton Brown Swimming private learn to swim facility in Hobsonville!
Saturday 26 May 2.30pm – 4.30pm
5 Rawiri Place, Hobsonville
Tel: 09 666 0240
Come and meet NZ Olympian & World champion triathlete Hamish Carter, get introduced to our amazing instructors, bring your kids along for a swim, a sausage sizzle and there will also be a bouncy castle and lots of giveaways all afternoon!
Come along and see why Hilton Brown Swimming is a good fit for your family!
**Please note parents must accompany children who cannot swim or touch the bottom of pool.
Dear neighbours and NZ Gardener family,
Our April issue should be with our subscribers now and available in supermarkets and service stations (having been distributed prior to the lockdown restrictions). Whether or not it's on the stands yet is a bit patchy ... but then the incredibly brave and hard-working supermarket staff have quite a bit on their plate right now so I understand if there is a delay! Please, please, please everyone ... don't go out to buy it! Normally of course we love you buying NZ Gardener but right now it's far more important that you stay home and stay safe. (You can buy a copy with your online shopping though! That's safe and I think we are all in the market for something uplifting to read right now).
In this issue we offered to send out sweet pea seeds to any reader who sent us a SSAE. Just to reassure you, we will still send out sweet pea seeds to any reader who is keen to participate. We are just not quite sure when! Ignore the dates in the magazine of when you needed to send the envelope in by - that has been indefinitely extended. But we cannot wait to send you the seed and for those flowers to bloom as by then we will be well through this or even have it behind us. And keep letting us know what you are sowing and growing, send in pictures of your harvest, your flowers or what you are sharing.
We always love hearing from NZ Gardener readers but now when we are all staying apart that connection means more than you can imagine. Stay home, stay safe and stay in touch everyone. For the most updated gardening advice, subscribe to our digital e-zine Get Growing, which will be delivered to your inbox completely free.
There are more than 100,000 registered dog owners in Auckland. That’s a lot of dogs that still need their daily walks to maintain their health and wellbeing. But what guidelines apply to dog walking during the lockdown period? Click on 'Read More' below to find out:
We are adapting to change and taking EcoFest North into our Backyards.
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EcoFest North is here to support you moving towards making an impressionable start to real change, and let’s start in our own backyard. EcoFest North now continues its month-long festival by providing you with ideas for Backyard actions, perspectives and guidance to help you immerse into a new way of living lightly on this Earth. One small step at a time... for a new planet and mankind!
Our presenters are pleased to share their knowledge via online videos/audio to help you feel connected and inspired. We hope that you will immerse yourself into the experiences offered, something new and different for a better place, your well-being and the well-being of the environment.
Share any interesting reads, sustainable events, tutorials or videos that you are happy to share with our community here.
Thank you for joining us!
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