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41 days ago

What's On: Ladies Probus

Norma from Blockhouse Bay

New Members Welcome. Friendship, Speakers, and Outings. Hall Meetings every 2nd Friday Monthly excluding January. For detailed information Phone Ann Stankovich 8178545, Norma Taylor 6266267
Ladies Probus
  • Blockhouse Bay Community Hall
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1 day ago

How much should your council rates rise?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, With one week until Auckland Councillors decide this year's rates rise, and the size of the Covid-19 hit Emergency Budget, public feedback on rates is fairly evenly split. How much do you think your's should rise? Read the story below:

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1 day ago

Poll: Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?

Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.

New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.

Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

To read more, click here.

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Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
  • 59.4% Yes, five days is not enough
    59.4% Complete
  • 13.3% No, I never use mine up anyway
    13.3% Complete
  • 27.4% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis
    27.4% Complete
2539 votes
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2 hours ago

Playball is back at Point Chevalier Primary for term 3!

Caleb from Point Chevalier

Classes will be running all term on Wednesdays after school!

Spaces are limited so get in quick!!

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