Onehunga, Auckland

14 days ago

Have you signed up to get free gardening advice?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

In this week’s issue we go undercover with tips and tools for glasshouses. It’s time to make your bird-friendly garden count, prune fruit trees, watch out for frosty weather, move seedlings under cover and pick celery before disease strikes.
Plus make your own hanging chandelier planter and … View more
In this week’s issue we go undercover with tips and tools for glasshouses. It’s time to make your bird-friendly garden count, prune fruit trees, watch out for frosty weather, move seedlings under cover and pick celery before disease strikes.
Plus make your own hanging chandelier planter and follow Jane Packer’s advice to decorate your kitchen and dining spaces with flowers. Be in to win Jane Packer Flowers and the NZ House & Garden July issue.

Delivered every Friday to your email inbox, Get Growing digital magazine offers seasonal gardening advice from the NZ Gardener magazine's team of experts. Each week we answer all your burning questions on raising fruit and veges and tell you the top tasks to do in your backyard this weekend. Subscribe here:

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14 days ago

The Great LEGO® Minifigure House Hunt

Christopher Hatfield from Highwic - Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

Find 12 LEGO® Minifigures hidden in Highwic, using your picture guide book as you explore the house to find the LEGO® Minifigures hidden in super tricky places. There are LEGO® prizes for two lucky children who complete their guide book and tell us where the LEGO® Minifigures are hidden.
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Find 12 LEGO® Minifigures hidden in Highwic, using your picture guide book as you explore the house to find the LEGO® Minifigures hidden in super tricky places. There are LEGO® prizes for two lucky children who complete their guide book and tell us where the LEGO® Minifigures are hidden.
4 July - 19 July
10.30am - 4.30pm (last entry at 3.45)
Highwic is closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
Entry is free for children with a paying adult ($10 each), maximum of four free children with each paying adult.

14 days ago

Baking at Highwic - July school holidays

Christopher Hatfield from Highwic - Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

Visit Highwic and step back in time as you try your hand at making something yummy that will be baked on our authentic Victorian coal range in the 1863 kitchen. While your baking is in the oven, enjoy looking around the house, following one of our house hunts - the Great LEGO® Minifigure House … View moreVisit Highwic and step back in time as you try your hand at making something yummy that will be baked on our authentic Victorian coal range in the 1863 kitchen. While your baking is in the oven, enjoy looking around the house, following one of our house hunts - the Great LEGO® Minifigure House Hunt or make a Peg Doll. Afterwards enjoy your tasty treat as you look around our award winning gardens.

Space is limited (6 children per session) so booking is essential. Two sessions to choose from on Wednesday 15 July, sessions start at 11 am and 12 midday. Child admission - baking: $5.00 Adult admission: $10.00. Maximum of four children per adult. Sorry no member or other concessions. Contact Highwic on 09 524 5729 or highwiceducation@heritage.org.nz

Baking activity suited for children over 7 years.

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14 days ago

Cash for your wrecked car. Support your local business

Universal Auto Parts

Universal Auto Parts are back in business and as a local wrecker, we are happy to provide you with the best cash offer for your unused cars. Nationwide Pickup. Call today 0800 500 001.

Maintaining a safe distance, single man towing, washing hands regularly in the yard, sanitizer in the towing … View more
Universal Auto Parts are back in business and as a local wrecker, we are happy to provide you with the best cash offer for your unused cars. Nationwide Pickup. Call today 0800 500 001.

Maintaining a safe distance, single man towing, washing hands regularly in the yard, sanitizer in the towing truck, mask and gloves on at all times.

Universal Auto Parts are offering the best rates in the market to pick up the old cars for the next one month due to COVID19 situation.

Support your local buyer. Instant cash. Best rates guaranteed for your unwanted cars and free removal of cars.

Instant Cash for your wrecked car

For best quotes. Call us 0800 500 001
Find out more

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17 days ago

Will Auckland's drought threaten your job?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, No respite is forecast for Auckland's worst drought, and new analysis suggests thousands of jobs could be affected if restrictions tighten on businesses. Read the story below:

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15 days ago

Free webinar: Funding update & options

Cathy McIntosh from Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board

Register now!

Join us online to listen, learn and refresh your knowledge on the current funding landscape in New Zealand, funding opportunities your community group might explore in this recovery phase and the latest local board funding round.

Tuesday June 30 11am - 12pm

This webinar is ideal … View more
Register now!

Join us online to listen, learn and refresh your knowledge on the current funding landscape in New Zealand, funding opportunities your community group might explore in this recovery phase and the latest local board funding round.

Tuesday June 30 11am - 12pm

This webinar is ideal for community groups, social enterprises and charities working or based in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Local Board area (Onehunga, One Tree Hill, Royal Oak, Oranga, Mt Wellington, Penrose, Te Pāpapa, Panmure, Glen Innes, Riverside, Pt England, Wai-o-Taiki).

To receive your Zoom link for this webinar, please send your name, organisation name and address to CommunityEmpowerment@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz.

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18 days ago

Seeking Harbour Bridge stories

The Team from Auckland Museum

Did you walk across the Auckland Harbour Bridge when it first opened in 1959? Work on the construction of the clip-on lanes in 1969? Collect tolls from drivers until the bridge became free in 1984?

We’re researching stories for our Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland exhibition opening … View more
Did you walk across the Auckland Harbour Bridge when it first opened in 1959? Work on the construction of the clip-on lanes in 1969? Collect tolls from drivers until the bridge became free in 1984?

We’re researching stories for our Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland exhibition opening next year and want to hear from anyone with early memories of the Auckland Harbour Bridge and how it changed life for Aucklanders, especially on the North Shore.

Email us at haveyoursay@aucklandmuseum.com if you have an interesting story you’d like to share.

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15 days ago

Help Gut Cancer whilst helping local businesses

Natalie from World Expeditions

14 Kiwis are diagnosed with a gut cancer every day. That’s over 5,000 Kiwis every year, making gut cancers the most common type of cancer in New Zealand.

Join the Gut Cancer Foundation’s Plains to Peaks Trek. This gutsy adventure will take you on a spectacular journey from the Canterbury … View more
14 Kiwis are diagnosed with a gut cancer every day. That’s over 5,000 Kiwis every year, making gut cancers the most common type of cancer in New Zealand.

Join the Gut Cancer Foundation’s Plains to Peaks Trek. This gutsy adventure will take you on a spectacular journey from the Canterbury Plains to the Peaks of the Canterbury Alps over a week of trekking from 21st-27th March 2021.

Support Gut Cancer research, whilst supporting local NZ businesses at the same time.

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15 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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15 days ago

Wildlife selfie safari at the museum

The Team from Auckland Museum

The school holidays are fast approaching and now that we're in Level 1 we've got an action-packed programme for you and your family to enjoy.

Whether you'd like to discover wildlife in the Museum with our Wildlife Selfie Safari, look at stunning images from the … View more
The school holidays are fast approaching and now that we're in Level 1 we've got an action-packed programme for you and your family to enjoy.

Whether you'd like to discover wildlife in the Museum with our Wildlife Selfie Safari, look at stunning images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition or get creative by making paper stars to add to our Matariki mural, come and spend the holidays with us!
Learn more

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16 days ago

Baby or Pet gate for sale - good condition

Lucinda Neighbourly Lead from Mangere

***SOLD***

If you have toddlers or pets you would like to keep safe, this gate will help.

You can find extension pieces online but this one measures: 114cm wide (but adjustable screws help it to fit snugly within a standard door frame.
Height is 73cm.

It has a safety clip you can open … View more
***SOLD***

If you have toddlers or pets you would like to keep safe, this gate will help.

You can find extension pieces online but this one measures: 114cm wide (but adjustable screws help it to fit snugly within a standard door frame.
Height is 73cm.

It has a safety clip you can open one-handed and the gate opens in either direction. Shuts automatically behind you.

The bars won’t allow heads to get stuck (unless pets are very small).

Buyer must collect from Mangere.

Thank you.

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16 days ago

Lawn

Catherine Feaomoeata from Onehunga

Hello anyone can do my lawn this week $30 and keep it every two weeks pls ring me0226744924

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