Bishopdale, Christchurch

16 days ago
16 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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16 days ago

Our recent kitchen electrical install

John from John McDonald Electrical ltd

Here is the finished product from a kitchen recently installed. The owners chose three pendant lights to go over their breakfast bar for an additional feature to this functional space.

Thanks to Kitchen Concepts for their great teamwork in completing this job.

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18 days ago

Reiki practitioner wanted

Kathryn from Ilam

Can anybody recommend a professional and qualified Reiki practitioner? I haven't had this done before, but someone has recommended it for me. The west/south side of Christchurch is preferred, however will consider others. Cheers in advance.

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17 days ago

Mag wheels (4)

Ray from Avonhead

4 mag wheels for sale
To fit Size 195/50R15
Price negotiable
Avonhead area
Phone 0273583162

Negotiable

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17 days ago

PVC pipe

Chris from Papanui

3.500 long, 15mm with one elbow bend. NZS. 7648 grade.
phone. 0275493828

Price: $15

17 days ago

Beef & Mushroom Pie

Owner from Rosebank Estate Winery

Hot out of the oven! Come and enjoy a delicious freshly made pie, with chips and a side salad for only $14.50 at Rosebank. Open from 10am to 3pm Wednesdays to Sundays.

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17 days ago

The Russley Village bags top Garden Pride award

Shirish Paranjape from Community Board member, Fendalton-Waimairi-Harewood C.Board

It was a privilege for me to present the Garden Pride award to The Russley Village on behalf of Fendalton-Waimairi-Harewood Community Board of Christchurch City Council.
Western News has carried a piece about this on page 6 of the June 25, 2020 edition.

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23 days ago

New light show for Christchurch

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Christchurch will still be lit up this year despite one of the city's most popular festivals being postponed.
Christchurch Is Lit will run from July 1 to 29 from 6pm to 11pm each day and feature more than 20 light creations throughout the city.

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20 days ago

Foraging on Banks Peninsula

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

If Peter Langlands needed to, he could eat for free. On an average day, he'd find 50 to 75 edible greens along the foreshore.
Do you forage for food? If so, where are the best spots to forage in Canterbury?

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18 days ago

St Marks Playgroup

Anna from Avonhead

The St Mark's Music Playgroup (150 Withells Road, Avonhead) is on this Friday 9.30am and we are looking for new families to join us.

All welcome. No bookings are required, just turn up we would love to see you all!

First session is Free 😀

See attached flyer for further information

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18 days ago

Essential oil package

Paul from Northwood

Great starter Kit at a very reasonable price with quality Therapeutic Oils.
You receive 17 Essential oils, 10 of which are in a display stand with culinary uses, 20 diffusers reeds, 2, 5 ml Perfume roller bottles, everything to get you on your journey. Make Perfumes, Fragrances, your own … View more
Great starter Kit at a very reasonable price with quality Therapeutic Oils.
You receive 17 Essential oils, 10 of which are in a display stand with culinary uses, 20 diffusers reeds, 2, 5 ml Perfume roller bottles, everything to get you on your journey. Make Perfumes, Fragrances, your own reed diffusers, Cleaning products, Pest control, the list is endless. Free delivery

Price: $79.95

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18 days ago

Knee Scooter

Paul from Northwood

Had it for a month, much better than crutches, excellent condition with front basket  now wish to sell

Price: $150

18 days ago

Penguin sculptures arrive in Christchurch for new art trail

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

A waddle of penguins has flown into Christchurch to be decorated by school children and artists and installed on city streets.
The sculptures will be displayed for about 10 weeks across Christchurch before being auctioned off to raise money for Cholmondeley Children's Centre.

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18 days ago

#AotearoaOfKindness: Mobilising the kindness DNA

Sarah Macdonald from Volunteering New Zealand

Volunteering New Zealand is mobilising the kindness DNA with our new #AotearoaOfKindness campaign for National Volunteer Week!

We're calling on people to share their stories of acts of kindness. We're calling on people to thank those who have shown acts of kindness that contribute to an … View more
Volunteering New Zealand is mobilising the kindness DNA with our new #AotearoaOfKindness campaign for National Volunteer Week!

We're calling on people to share their stories of acts of kindness. We're calling on people to thank those who have shown acts of kindness that contribute to an Aotearoa of Kindness.

Call to action – keep shaping the world we want to live in:

• Look for where kindness, mahi aroha, work for love, has impacted your life.
• Show your thanks to those people giving kindness and mahi aroha through #AotearoaOfKindness.
• Connect or reconnect with a community or a cause that’s important to you through volunteeringnz.org.nz/finding-volunteer-roles.

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