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SuperSeniors Newsletter February 2020

The Team from Office for Seniors

Hi Neighbours!

The first edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter for the year is out now and it is packed full of useful information!

In this issue we share a bit more about us, the Office for Seniors, what we do and how we help older people across New Zealand.

There is a story on money … View more
Hi Neighbours!

The first edition of the SuperSeniors newsletter for the year is out now and it is packed full of useful information!

In this issue we share a bit more about us, the Office for Seniors, what we do and how we help older people across New Zealand.

There is a story on money mules, what they are and what to do if you unintentionally become one.

We also have handy tips on staying fit and healthy with stories on Senior Chef cooking classes and chair yoga.

Make sure to read and share it!

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24 days ago

What would you like to see at the Westwood development?

Alice Angeloni Reporter from Marlborough Express

Stage two of the Westwood development will see five new lots created for businesses. What would you like to see?

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10 days ago

Who are the business heroes 
in your neighbourhood?

Prospa

Small businesses are the 'glue' in our communities – they keep us all together. When they thrive we all thrive.

Do you know a local business that needs recognition? Nominate them for Prospa Local Business Hero – and you could both win some great prizes.

Every nomination … View more
Small businesses are the 'glue' in our communities – they keep us all together. When they thrive we all thrive.

Do you know a local business that needs recognition? Nominate them for Prospa Local Business Hero – and you could both win some great prizes.

Every nomination receives a free 3-month premium listing on Neighbourly. The 11 Regional finalists get a $100 Prezzy® card for the business (and one for the nominator too). The National winner receives $2,500 Prezzy® card from Prospa, a $5,000 Stuff advertising package and a $2,500 Neighbourly package.

Nominate a business today and spread the word about your Prospa Local Business Hero.
Nominate now

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10 days ago

Fire prompts warning to steer clear of the Wither Hills during the hottest time of day

Rahul Bhattarai Reporter from Marlborough Express

The biggest fire in Marlborough for the season has struck paddocks and pine trees, spanning over 20-hectares.

Fire and Emergency NZ (FENZ) Marlborough principal rural fire officer John Foley recommended people did not use the Wither Hills Farm Park tracks during the hottest time of the day, which… View more
The biggest fire in Marlborough for the season has struck paddocks and pine trees, spanning over 20-hectares.

Fire and Emergency NZ (FENZ) Marlborough principal rural fire officer John Foley recommended people did not use the Wither Hills Farm Park tracks during the hottest time of the day, which was about 10am to 6pm.

Read more about the fire:

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11 days ago

Can you help this Saturday? Beach Netball

Hannah Cunningham from Volunteer Marlborough

Have you got some spare time to help with a fun event this Saturday?
Marlborough Netball is running a beach netball event on the 15th of Feb 2020 at Whites Bay

Set up will start at 8:30am on the beach. Volunteers can help with time-keeping, scoring, raking the sand, remove rocks/wood, setting up … View more
Have you got some spare time to help with a fun event this Saturday?
Marlborough Netball is running a beach netball event on the 15th of Feb 2020 at Whites Bay

Set up will start at 8:30am on the beach. Volunteers can help with time-keeping, scoring, raking the sand, remove rocks/wood, setting up courts, setting up gazebo and sound system, setting up tables and chairs, packing down at the end, and prize-giving.

Send us a message, call 03-577-9388, or email vm@volunteermarlborough.org.nz

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11 days ago

Group for 50+

Hannah Cunningham from Volunteer Marlborough

Do you have skills you'd like to share? Would you like to meet some new people while giving back to the local community? Perhaps you're newly retired and looking for something to fill some spare time?
We invite you to join our Mature Volunteers group where volunteers who are 50+ (and … View more
Do you have skills you'd like to share? Would you like to meet some new people while giving back to the local community? Perhaps you're newly retired and looking for something to fill some spare time?
We invite you to join our Mature Volunteers group where volunteers who are 50+ (and based in Marlborough) can find volunteer roles, discuss volunteering, share with other volunteers, support each other, and stay up-to-date with local volunteering news.
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11 days ago

Free - Approximately 40 to 45 Banana Boxes

Peter from Fairhall - Renwick - Woodbourne

Free to good home - or any home for that matter - quantity of banana boxes. Ideal for storage or if shifting. Collect by Thursday morning, Feb 13 or we have to flatten them and take them to the recycling centre. Can drop them off to you in the Blenheim, Fairhall, Renwick area if need be.

Free

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11 days ago

Kittens - Free to good homes

Greg from Blenheim

We have 2 very cute and friendly little Kittens to give away to a good home/s
12 weeks old, flead and wormed.

Free

12 days ago

Renwick Football Muster Day 2020

Cristina from Fairhall - Renwick - Woodbourne

Bring the kids/grandkids down and sign them up for the upcoming football season.

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12 days ago

Marlborough Food and Wine Festival

Sophie Trigger Reporter from Marlborough Express

How is everyone feeling after the Wine and Food Festival on Saturday? What a great event for Marlborough!
But did anyone notice those little insects - what were they?

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13 days ago

List Pandora Bracelet

Margie from Brightwater

My pandora bracelet that I am wearing in the photo, has dropped off somewhere. I never take it off and noticed it wasn't on my wrist this morning. I'm gutted as many charms are irreplaceable. The photo was taken on Thursday at The Captain's Daughter in Havelock so could be in that … View moreMy pandora bracelet that I am wearing in the photo, has dropped off somewhere. I never take it off and noticed it wasn't on my wrist this morning. I'm gutted as many charms are irreplaceable. The photo was taken on Thursday at The Captain's Daughter in Havelock so could be in that area.

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13 days ago

A little kindness on your road trip

AMI Insurance - Head office

A little kindness can go a long way, especially if you’re planning a road trip over the weekend. Here are five ways showing how a little kindness can help. Learn more

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13 days ago

6 Seater Outdoor Table setting and Large Free Standing Umbrella

Brian from Wakefield

I am selling this on behalf. The table setting cost $600 alone, the umbrella has never been used. All in good condition and surplus to requirements. Being sold together

Inquiries to 021 138 2845

Price: $600

18 days ago

Poll: Hot summer

Rahul Bhattarai Reporter from Marlborough Express

What are you doing to help you sleep in this heat?

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Hot summer
  • 17.4% A cold shower
    17.4% Complete
  • 34.8% Turn on the fan
    34.8% Complete
  • 34.8% Turn on the air-con
    34.8% Complete
  • 8.7% Drink cold drinks
    8.7% Complete
  • 4.3% Other - tell us in the comments below
    4.3% Complete
46 votes
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