Onehunga, Auckland

21 hours ago

How did the $1.2m supercar race leave Auckland?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, The V8 supercars race costs Auckland ratepayers $1.2m and is the city's most-publicly-sponsored major event. So how did it suddenly end up shifting from its Pukekohe home to Waikato's Hampton Downs? Read the story below:

3 hours ago

Keep safe this summer!

Ministry for Primary Industries

The summer months are the perfect time for entertaining friends and family, and whether it’s a dinner party or BBQ, good food will always be on the menu. But, did you know that half of all food poisoning occurs in the home? Follow the three simple Cs – clean, cook, chill to avoid getting ill … View moreThe summer months are the perfect time for entertaining friends and family, and whether it’s a dinner party or BBQ, good food will always be on the menu. But, did you know that half of all food poisoning occurs in the home? Follow the three simple Cs – clean, cook, chill to avoid getting ill this summer. We all want to keep our friends and families safe, so remember these easy steps while cooking.

Check out foodsafety.govt.nz/ccc for handy food safety tips.
Learn more

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3 hours ago

Connect with your children and grandchildren

The Mind Lab

Tech often gets a bad rap when it comes to connection and quality time but the reality is that there is some awesome tech that is creative, interactive and fun.

Tech Toolbox from The Mind Lab offers adults the opportunity to explore hands-on today’s technologies. With a choice of modules from… View more
Tech often gets a bad rap when it comes to connection and quality time but the reality is that there is some awesome tech that is creative, interactive and fun.

Tech Toolbox from The Mind Lab offers adults the opportunity to explore hands-on today’s technologies. With a choice of modules from robotics to 3D-printing and everything in between, and a wide range of courses throughout the year, create your own personalised tech toolbox.

Bookings are open.

View the schedule and book.

Because quality time doesn’t always have to be on your terms.
Find out more

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7 hours ago

Girls pijama kit

Desh from Ellerslie

Never been used. Size M, suits 5-7yrs.

Price: $7

5 days ago

Poll: Is the message to not leave dogs in hot cars getting through?

Denise Piper Reporter from Central Leader

The SPCA says a new $300 fine is helping to spread the warning that people should not leave their dogs in hot cars.
What do you think - is the message getting through to dog owners?

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Is the message to not leave dogs in hot cars getting through?
  • 24.2% Yes, the $300 fine helps
    24.2% Complete
  • 22% Yes, owners better understand the risks
    22% Complete
  • 48.4% No, I still see dogs in hot cars
    48.4% Complete
  • 5.5% Other (please say what in the comments below)
    5.5% Complete
91 votes
18 hours ago

Looking for people to help us test out surveys

Michael from Onehunga

We are an Auckland based Market Research company and are looking for people to come into our offices to help us test out surveys. This helps us understand how people answer questions and what they do/don't like about the questions.

Interviews are done in person and usually take no longer than… View more
We are an Auckland based Market Research company and are looking for people to come into our offices to help us test out surveys. This helps us understand how people answer questions and what they do/don't like about the questions.

Interviews are done in person and usually take no longer than an hour. You will be paid for your time.

If you are interested, please click on the link below which will take you to a short registration form.

www.surveygizmo.com...

12 hours ago

What's On: Matakana Hall Market

Lynda from Manly

Another great community event with loads of interesting Artisan crafts, vintage and collectible treasures. Designer clothing, produce and plants. In support of the Matakana community Hall
Matakana Hall Market
  • Matakana Hall
12 hours ago

Littlejohn st , works to be carried out

Mark from Hillsborough

Is everyone happy about the work to be carried out over the next 6 weeks. One would of thought some consultation, would have been courteous either to our councillors our residents. No mention of traffic calming and exclusion of Heavy goods vehicles, which , incidentally , are travelling at … View moreIs everyone happy about the work to be carried out over the next 6 weeks. One would of thought some consultation, would have been courteous either to our councillors our residents. No mention of traffic calming and exclusion of Heavy goods vehicles, which , incidentally , are travelling at excessive speeds.
Some one needs to take a stand towards AT , and not let them just do what they think.
I await your replies
Mark Rutherford
4 littlejohn st
Ps. I have already witnessed an executive of Downer littering from his car, and had to ask him to take his mess with him. No respect , so I hope his employees are better behaved!!!

20 hours ago

Moving boxes

Lucas from Epsom

Good morning all,

Does anyone have moving boxes laying around that we could have?

Many thanks

S
13 hours ago

What's On: Nutrition in a Nutshell

Shayal from Papatoetoe

An Age Concern presentation for older adults that will provide an overview of the importance of nutrition as we age and our changing nutritional needs. Please call 8200184 to register.
Nutrition in a Nutshell
  • Orakei Community Centre
6 days ago

Be aware

Luciana from Ellerslie

I had a young boy about 16 - 18 years come to my door well dressed in a cream tshirt, jeans and said he was from the church for donations. When i offered clothes/food he said he wanted cash and asked about how much the house cost and etc. he wanted to play a game to access the house. It was a bit … View moreI had a young boy about 16 - 18 years come to my door well dressed in a cream tshirt, jeans and said he was from the church for donations. When i offered clothes/food he said he wanted cash and asked about how much the house cost and etc. he wanted to play a game to access the house. It was a bit dodgy so please if you have this boy or similar come to your house watch out.

1 day ago

A Pride panel discussion in our grand foyer

The Team from Auckland Museum

Celebrated journalist David Farrier will chair a panel discussion in our beautiful grand foyer this February during Pride Festival. The panel includes Louisa Wall, Welby Ings and Ngahuia Te Awekotuku and will look at the milestones of inclusion and explore where to next for the LGBTQI+ communities.… View moreCelebrated journalist David Farrier will chair a panel discussion in our beautiful grand foyer this February during Pride Festival. The panel includes Louisa Wall, Welby Ings and Ngahuia Te Awekotuku and will look at the milestones of inclusion and explore where to next for the LGBTQI+ communities.

Following the panel discussion will be a screening of Welby Ings’ award-winning short film Sparrow.

Book your seat today as spaces are limited!

6pm Monday 10 February, 6pm
Tickets - $25
Auckland Museum Grand Foyer
Book today

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