Woolston, Christchurch

27 days ago

Have you survived a life shock?

Reporter 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

33 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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29 days ago

Stollen Schnauzer figurine...

Alan from Beckenham

Some low life has stollen my 87 year old mother-in-laws Schnauzer figurine from her front door. Living in Centuras Road it was visible from the street. If you see one about that looks like it might belong to someone (else!) please let me know. A reward is offered for his return. Many thanks.

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28 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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28 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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33 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?

30 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.

32 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.

31 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?

29 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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32 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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31 days ago

DOG BEDS FOR SALE-CHEAP!

Cherry from Heathcote Valley

To the person who was wanting to buy a medium/large dog bed in good condition, the Warehouse has great NEW dog beds from $25 up with $5 delivery, I just got my dog a $25 ROUND ‘marshmallow’ bed from there and she loves it! Good luck, Cherry

31 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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31 days ago

Calling all Cottage Creation Stall Owners, + small kiwi businesses.

Maree from Maree Designs

Welcome Neighbours. I am updating my Kiwi Talk Page at Facebook.

Times are tough for small businesses.
As a community we all need to support each other with the Covid Economy Recovery.
Be sure to give the page a like and introduce yourself.

www.facebook.com...

Lets support each … View more
Welcome Neighbours. I am updating my Kiwi Talk Page at Facebook.

Times are tough for small businesses.
As a community we all need to support each other with the Covid Economy Recovery.
Be sure to give the page a like and introduce yourself.

www.facebook.com...

Lets support each other.
Offering prizes etc for customer spending.
I will be organizing a House warming at Breezes Road, with fab prize giveaways.

Any one interested in joining me as a customer or seller.
Message me below to come around to your house and do a quick video introduction to list at our Face Book page FREE. So everyone can see what will be on offer at our House Warming,

Facebook were my life saver after the Christchurch Earthquakes.
Lets bring our community to the one shopping and selling location. Use our face book page to promote house parties etc.
I thought I would share my knowledge on how I transferred my business online. Using affiliate marketing for advertising.
Check out the business listing Maree Designs.
I would appreciate a like, as I just listed my business.

31 days ago

Next issue of Get Growing ezine - coming soon!

The Team Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

Hi everyone, the next issue of Get Growing will be released early next week, so keep your eyes peeled! In the meantime you can read all previous editions here, so dig in and enjoy!

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