St Albans, Christchurch

23 days ago

Have you survived a life shock?

The Team Reporter from Sunday Star Times

The Sunday Star-Times is exploring what it means to be resilient in times of uncertainty and loss. Perhaps you've suffered a devastating financial loss, overcome a health issue, or had to start over again? We're keen to hear what made you keep going, and what advice you would have for … View moreThe Sunday Star-Times is exploring what it means to be resilient in times of uncertainty and loss. Perhaps you've suffered a devastating financial loss, overcome a health issue, or had to start over again? We're keen to hear what made you keep going, and what advice you would have for others. If you're happy to be identified and share your story, please share your story in the comments below, or contact kelly.dennett@stuff.co.nz

29 days ago

Building 101: So you want to build a sleep out...

Kylie Klein Nixon Reporter from Homed

When I heard there would be changes to the consent rules around building sleep outs, I was excited. I've always wanted a tea house in my back yard... a garden room where I can do a bit of potting, maybe read a book, or just cool off in the shade.
Turns out it's not quite as simple as a … View more
When I heard there would be changes to the consent rules around building sleep outs, I was excited. I've always wanted a tea house in my back yard... a garden room where I can do a bit of potting, maybe read a book, or just cool off in the shade.
Turns out it's not quite as simple as a trip to the hardware store to burn a hole in your credit card. If you're thinking of putting something up on your property, check in here first:

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24 days ago

Online Gambling Support

The Team from PGF Services - Christchurch

On Tuesdays at 12noon PGF Services is offering a free, confidential online support group for those affected by gambling harm, whether themselves or others. Click the link to join in a friendly, non judgmental environment and get support for your gambling harm.
This is part of a wider collaboration … View more
On Tuesdays at 12noon PGF Services is offering a free, confidential online support group for those affected by gambling harm, whether themselves or others. Click the link to join in a friendly, non judgmental environment and get support for your gambling harm.
This is part of a wider collaboration to offer daily online support for a range of addictions and harmful behaviors. Please see attached flyer for other options (the link remains the same)

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24 days ago

Addictive Eaters Anonymous

The Team from Addictive Eaters Anonymous - Christchurch

Monthly AEA Worldwide Web events are held on the third Saturday (Greenwich Mean Time) of each month.
For June it is 8am on Sunday 21st (NZ time).
For newcomers interested in receiving a Zoom invitation for the event, please email aeawebevent@gmail.com.

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25 days ago

Term 3 Cake Decorating Classes

Bryan and Barbara Roper from Papanui High School Adult and Community Education

If you are interested in learning more about the art of Cake Decorating then come along to Papanui High School and join one of our popular nightclasses for Term 3. Classes begin the week of 27 July and you will learn a range of skills to be able to create your own masterpieces. For a full list of … View moreIf you are interested in learning more about the art of Cake Decorating then come along to Papanui High School and join one of our popular nightclasses for Term 3. Classes begin the week of 27 July and you will learn a range of skills to be able to create your own masterpieces. For a full list of Cake Design classes and for enrolment information please visit our website www.papanui.school.nz... or email Barbara Roper rpb@papanui.school.nz or telephone our office on 033502701

30 days ago

Hidden in New Zealand: A magical boot hotel

Trupti Biradar Reporter from Stuff Travel

Just 30 minutes from Nelson, you'll find this unique hotel - the brainchild of passionate and super-friendly locals Judy and Steve Richards. Would you stay?

25 days ago

4 Paws Marathon - 20th September 2020

Principal Therapist from The Balanced Dog Ltd

The 2nd annual 4 Paws Marathon is going ahead on 20th September 2020 at Bottle Lake. Don't let the name fool you - you and your dog can choose from a 5 km, 10 km, 15 km and half and full marathon walks or runs. You'll love the medal each dog receives upon completion and the goodie bag … View moreThe 2nd annual 4 Paws Marathon is going ahead on 20th September 2020 at Bottle Lake. Don't let the name fool you - you and your dog can choose from a 5 km, 10 km, 15 km and half and full marathon walks or runs. You'll love the medal each dog receives upon completion and the goodie bag which many sponsors contribute towards. The Balanced Dog will be there at the finish line in the dog/human massage tent and also we've written the dog training plans for the event, too.



Set a fitness goal for yourself and your dog; we have assessment bookings available to get your dog started on its training plan. Look forward to spring and start training now.

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27 days ago

Luxury for less

Trupti Biradar Reporter from Stuff Travel

Luxury lodges, usually full of overseas tourists and facing the off-peak winter season are slashing prices as much as 60 per cent, making a night at these lodges a little more accessible.

25 days ago

Framed art and canvas prints as new great selection

Kay from Papanui

Various art framed and canvas available as new. From $10 ea.
dolphins 890x 600 $25, rowboat canvas 600w x 800l, toi toi canvas 700 x 500w, Pink flower, mountain view 600w 400 all canvas $10 ea.
Framed glass art pieces..
saling girl 700w x 570h $40, dolphins 890w x 600h $25, blonde girl 1013w… View more
Various art framed and canvas available as new. From $10 ea.
dolphins 890x 600 $25, rowboat canvas 600w x 800l, toi toi canvas 700 x 500w, Pink flower, mountain view 600w 400 all canvas $10 ea.
Framed glass art pieces..
saling girl 700w x 570h $40, dolphins 890w x 600h $25, blonde girl 1013w x 940h $99

Price: $10

28 days ago

Would you dare?

Trupti Biradar Reporter from Stuff Travel

It's a cross between a fighter jet and torpedo - that looks like a shark - and this Queenstown ride has been discounted to encourage more Kiwis to travel.

28 days ago

Māori exhibit at Canterbury Museum

Kamala Hayman Reporter from The Press

A 28-year-old diorama depicting a Māori family in pre-colonial times has been partially obscured by the Canterbury Museum following mounting complaints. Is it time to rethink how we portray our history in such exhibits, as well as in our statues and monuments?

25 days ago

Thanks for Supporting Local New Zealand!

Support Local from Neighbourly Nz

Over 450 New Zealand businesses have now downloaded Support Local Shop Local posters, stickers and signs! Have you spotted one in your neighbourhood yet?

If you're a small business owner, make sure you help tell your local story by checking out the brilliant toolkits at support-local.nzView more
Over 450 New Zealand businesses have now downloaded Support Local Shop Local posters, stickers and signs! Have you spotted one in your neighbourhood yet?

If you're a small business owner, make sure you help tell your local story by checking out the brilliant toolkits at support-local.nz created by our mates at Stanley Street (they're local too!)
Find out more

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28 days ago

Litany of flaws found in Christchurch hospital buildings

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Major flaws in electrical infrastructure at Christchurch's hospitals have been uncovered in a damning report into the state of the country's medical buildings.

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26 days ago

Pictures for Sale

Kay from Papanui

Price on enquiry. PM me

Negotiable

27 days ago

How to create a happy and healthy home for less

The Warehouse

Did you know a government and industry study found the condition of as many as one in two New Zealand homes assessed wasn’t as healthy as it should be?

That has a big impact on our health, but despite the obstacles we face, there are lots of simple ways to make your place warmer and drier, … View more
Did you know a government and industry study found the condition of as many as one in two New Zealand homes assessed wasn’t as healthy as it should be?

That has a big impact on our health, but despite the obstacles we face, there are lots of simple ways to make your place warmer and drier, more comfortable and easier to heat.
Find out more

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