Stonefields, Auckland

18 hours ago

Which local cafes make the best coffee?

Brittany Keogh Reporter from East & Bays Courier

Hi neighbours, we all know Kiwis love coffee but a survey has found that Auckland coffee drinkers are more likely to buy their coffee than Kiwis from the regions. A third of Aucklanders buy at least half of their weekly coffees and most preferred a flat white. How often do you buy coffee out? What … View moreHi neighbours, we all know Kiwis love coffee but a survey has found that Auckland coffee drinkers are more likely to buy their coffee than Kiwis from the regions. A third of Aucklanders buy at least half of their weekly coffees and most preferred a flat white. How often do you buy coffee out? What do you usually order? And which local cafes do you think make the best coffee? Share your thoughts in the comments.  .

5 hours ago

Rescue: The perfect gift for animal-lovers

Willowbank Wildlife Reserve

Willowbank’s founder Michael Willis has travelled New Zealand, and the world, in his quest to save often-forgotten animals from extinction.

In Rescue, he recounts his sometimes perilous and always riveting experiences with warmth, passion and infectiously laconic humour.

Rescue will make … View more
Willowbank’s founder Michael Willis has travelled New Zealand, and the world, in his quest to save often-forgotten animals from extinction.

In Rescue, he recounts his sometimes perilous and always riveting experiences with warmth, passion and infectiously laconic humour.

Rescue will make you laugh and gasp, and think. For, as he reminds us, in an uncertain world, the saving of these animals could be the saving of us all.
Find out more

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5 hours ago

School holiday programmes designed with fun!

The Mind Lab

We have cleverly disguised learning as fun, just like you hide the veggies in the lasagne.

We also set ourselves an internal challenge: to structure a new holiday programme every holiday; and never to create a programme that we weren't interested in doing ourselves.

That’s why your … View more
We have cleverly disguised learning as fun, just like you hide the veggies in the lasagne.

We also set ourselves an internal challenge: to structure a new holiday programme every holiday; and never to create a programme that we weren't interested in doing ourselves.

That’s why your kids love it here: because our team is as engaged, interested and new to it as your kids are. We’re all in it together exploring creativity, fun, mess, play - and learn without knowing it.

Bonus!

Bookings are now open for December 2019 and January 2020
Suitable for ages 7-12
Book now

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6 hours ago

Landscaping, Gardening & Timber works

Hasan Abdoh from Elite Home & Gardening Auckland

We bring your garden and outdoor living to life:

* Gardening works * Landscaping * Plantation * Irrigation Networks
* Tree care & Tree felling * Hedge trimming
* Timber fences and decking * Decking sanding & staining
* Water-blasting & House wash
* Floor Paint * Artificial Turf (Grass)… View more
We bring your garden and outdoor living to life:

* Gardening works * Landscaping * Plantation * Irrigation Networks
* Tree care & Tree felling * Hedge trimming
* Timber fences and decking * Decking sanding & staining
* Water-blasting & House wash
* Floor Paint * Artificial Turf (Grass)
* Garden staging

Please call or text for a FREE consultation, a FREE quote, or a job to be done.

Hasan
021 57 57 79

20 hours ago

Three food recalls in Auckland - have you been affected?

Neighbourly.co.nz

Are you affected by any of these three recalls?

1. Harmony brand Free-Range Boneless Ham and Free-Range Champagne Ham has been recalled due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. Click here for more information and consumer advice.

2. Tegel brand Crumbed Chicken Burgers has been … View more
Are you affected by any of these three recalls?

1. Harmony brand Free-Range Boneless Ham and Free-Range Champagne Ham has been recalled due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes. Click here for more information and consumer advice.

2. Tegel brand Crumbed Chicken Burgers has been recalled as the product may contain foreign matter (small pieces of metal wire). Click here for more information and consumer advice.

3. Specific batches of its Countdown brand Trevally Fillets has been recalled as the product contains an elevated level of histamine. Click here for more information and consumer advice.

21 hours ago

NZ Bus services running as normal from today

Caroline Williams Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Aucklanders, NZ Bus services have resumed, following six days of driver suspensions affecting approximately 70,000 trips daily. The suspensions came as bus drivers stopped accepting passenger fares, in a bid for better pay work hours. On Thursday, First Union and Tramways withdrew industrial … View moreHi Aucklanders, NZ Bus services have resumed, following six days of driver suspensions affecting approximately 70,000 trips daily. The suspensions came as bus drivers stopped accepting passenger fares, in a bid for better pay work hours. On Thursday, First Union and Tramways withdrew industrial action after Auckland Council got involved with concerns of the suspension's impact on the city's public transport. However, union members and NZ Bus are yet to come to an agreement.
Were you able to catch your normal bus this morning?

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17 hours ago

95L Bar Fridge - As New Condition

Dionne from Mount Wellington

Fridge size : W 472 x D 450 x H 850mm
Fridge weight : 21.7kg
Adjustable legs
Freezer compartment
Vegetable crisper
Temperature control

Purchased in March this year, been in storage for 3 months as I bought a bigger fridge.… View more
Fridge size : W 472 x D 450 x H 850mm
Fridge weight : 21.7kg
Adjustable legs
Freezer compartment
Vegetable crisper
Temperature control

Purchased in March this year, been in storage for 3 months as I bought a bigger fridge.

In As New Condition - still in original box for storage and easy moving.

$130 - pickup Mt Wellington.

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17 hours ago

Large Oil Canvas

Dionne from Mount Wellington

180.5cm W x 60cm H

Excellent condition.

$80 - pickup Mt Wellington.

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17 hours ago

Large Oil Canvas

Dionne from Mount Wellington

180.5cm W x 60 H

Excellent condition.

Price: $80

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17 hours ago

As New Bar Fridge 95L

Dionne from Mount Wellington

Total gross volume 95L
W 472 x D 450 x H 850mm
Fridge weight 21.7kg
Adjustable legs
Freezer compartment
Vegetable crisper
Temperature control
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Total gross volume 95L
W 472 x D 450 x H 850mm
Fridge weight 21.7kg
Adjustable legs
Freezer compartment
Vegetable crisper
Temperature control

Purchased in March 2019, but not used in the past few months as I bought a bigger one and is still in as new condition.

Still in original box for protection and easy moving.

Price: $130

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18 hours ago

Recipe: Shortbread

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Looking for a Christmas Special Recipe? Try baking our delicious easy Shortbread recipe.

Message:
This classic shortbread recipe is based on one from Edmond's Cookbook and is great to get the kids started on. Most shortbread recipes use caster sugar but I find that beginner cooks have … View more
Looking for a Christmas Special Recipe? Try baking our delicious easy Shortbread recipe.

Message:
This classic shortbread recipe is based on one from Edmond's Cookbook and is great to get the kids started on. Most shortbread recipes use caster sugar but I find that beginner cooks have greater success using icing sugar which is quick to cream.

Ingredients
225 g Butter, cut into cubes

225 g Flour

125 g Cornflour

125 g Icing sugar


Check out the full recipe on the link below.

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18 hours ago

Garage Sale 14/12/19

Tania from Ellerslie

Garage sale - heaps of womans plus size clothing
Freezer
Beer Fridge
Household goods
11 Rockfield Road,
Ellerslie

Negotiable

19 hours ago

How secure is your home while you are away on holidays? - Exceed we fix windows & doors

Robert from Exceed - We fix windows & doors

That moment when you are about to leave on holiday and... UH OH, your window handle breaks and you can´t leave the house unsecured
With the holiday season not too far away, now would be a good time to get all your windows & doors checked and think about how secure your home is while you are … View more
That moment when you are about to leave on holiday and... UH OH, your window handle breaks and you can´t leave the house unsecured
With the holiday season not too far away, now would be a good time to get all your windows & doors checked and think about how secure your home is while you are away.
Exceed have been helping New Zealanders create better, safer homes for over 29 years.

Our mobile experts can assess the conditions of all your windows & doors, determine the level of security they may require and advise on what products will best suit your needs.

Click on the link below to learn more about our window & door security solutions:

www.exceed.co.nz...

Or call us on 0800 25 25 00 for an assessment of all your windows & doors.

So when that time of the year arrives, you can just relax and enjoy a well-deserved break knowing your home is safe & secured.

From your Exceed Remuera Team
Robert, Gavin and Royce
www.exceed.co.nz...
0800 25 25 00

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19 hours ago

West Highland Terrier needs a caring fenced home for 3 weeks

Andrew from Remuera

Hi,
We are going overseas from 20/12/19 to 15/1/2020 and would rather Millie stay with a family rather than at a kennel. She is very low maintenance and extremely cute, she still has a puppy look to her. She is great with children and very funny when plays with balloons and other toys. Please call … View more
Hi,
We are going overseas from 20/12/19 to 15/1/2020 and would rather Millie stay with a family rather than at a kennel. She is very low maintenance and extremely cute, she still has a puppy look to her. She is great with children and very funny when plays with balloons and other toys. Please call Anne on 021522673 if this is something you can help with

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1 day ago

Romain Feltrin

Andree from Orakei

Does anyone know Romain Feltrin, a Christmas present has been sent to my address in error, just want to pass it on.

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