South Wairarapa District, Featherston

56 days ago

Handles for draws

Rochelle from Greytown

Wanting 7 draw handles for a unit that we had donated to us at an Early Childhood Centre.

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47 days ago

Answers to your property price questions

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, we're all feeling the impact of the coronavirus pandemic right now, but lots of you have told us you're especially concerned about its effects on property prices in NZ. That's why we asked Quotable Value's general manager David Nagel to join us for a … View moreHey neighbours, we're all feeling the impact of the coronavirus pandemic right now, but lots of you have told us you're especially concerned about its effects on property prices in NZ. That's why we asked Quotable Value's general manager David Nagel to join us for a live Q&A to help answer your property questions.

We had a huge response, so if you sent in a question or dropped in for the chat, thank you. If you missed it, you can still check out the recap, here.

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47 days ago

A little kindness goes a long way

AMI Insurance

We know that the more kindness there is, the better the world gets. So let’s keep the kindness going by driving a little kinder, keeping an eye on the neighbour’s place while they are away and checking in on Nan.

It’s what makes New Zealand the kinda place we like to live because a little… View more
We know that the more kindness there is, the better the world gets. So let’s keep the kindness going by driving a little kinder, keeping an eye on the neighbour’s place while they are away and checking in on Nan.

It’s what makes New Zealand the kinda place we like to live because a little kindness goes a long way.
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48 days ago

How should Covid-19 changed how you travel?

Ben Heather Reporter from Dominion Post

Under the lockdown, most people couldn't leave their suburb or town for weeks. But with restrictions easing and travel resuming, will Covid-19 lead to more lasting changes in how we travel? Some are arguing the lockdown and a looming government infrastructure spend-up is an opportunity to … View moreUnder the lockdown, most people couldn't leave their suburb or town for weeks. But with restrictions easing and travel resuming, will Covid-19 lead to more lasting changes in how we travel? Some are arguing the lockdown and a looming government infrastructure spend-up is an opportunity to rethink travel longer-term, particularly in urban centres like Wellington, moving away from cars and towards cycling and walking.

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50 days ago

How will Wellington fare with fewer new people?

Ben Heather Reporter from Dominion Post

Wellington city planners had forecast another 50,000 to 80,000 people would make Wellington City home over the next 30 years.
But those predictions have now been thrown up in the air with coronavirus curtailing the movement of people, particularly across national borders. How should Wellington … View more
Wellington city planners had forecast another 50,000 to 80,000 people would make Wellington City home over the next 30 years.
But those predictions have now been thrown up in the air with coronavirus curtailing the movement of people, particularly across national borders. How should Wellington prepare for slower population growth and what will it mean for the future of the city?

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48 days ago

New home for the Wairarapa Farmers' Market!

Masterton & Martinborough i-SITE Visitor Centres

Did you know the Market has a new home under the Grandstand and surrounding area, at the beautiful Solway Showgrounds? Access is from the entrance at the corner of Fleet St and York St, Masterton.
SATURDAYS 9am till 1pm.
They have a great  range of stalls selling fresh vegetables, olive oil, … View more
Did you know the Market has a new home under the Grandstand and surrounding area, at the beautiful Solway Showgrounds? Access is from the entrance at the corner of Fleet St and York St, Masterton.
SATURDAYS 9am till 1pm.
They have a great  range of stalls selling fresh vegetables, olive oil, lavender products, Kombucha, cheese, German sausages as well as hot food and pastries to eat there or take home for dinner.

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50 days ago

How to thinly slice meat.

Dean from Masterton District

Put the meat in the freezer for 30-40 minutes and it will be very easy to slice wafer-tin.

I tossed some of these slices of pork shoulder into seasoned flour and deep fried them. they were good.

www.globalfoodsdirect.co.nz...

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48 days ago

Retirees - is it time for something new?

Presbyterian Support Central

Light, bright, modern and just the right size – what more could you ask for?

A cosy one bedroom apartment at Huntleigh Retirement Apartments is available now and waiting for you.

Recently renovated to the highest standard in the central Wellington suburb of Karori, this one won’t be … View more
Light, bright, modern and just the right size – what more could you ask for?

A cosy one bedroom apartment at Huntleigh Retirement Apartments is available now and waiting for you.

Recently renovated to the highest standard in the central Wellington suburb of Karori, this one won’t be around long.

Make the most of independence of living, but without the hassle. No need to worry about the rates, insurance, maintenance this winter - we’ve got it covered.

Additional services also available.
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48 days ago

Luxury Care Suites at Elderslea

Oceania Healthcare

Life has been anything but normal lately and could stay unusual for a little longer. You may feel that now is the perfect time to move to a vibrant community where you not only feel right at home but safe and supported too.

Nestled down a quiet street in Upper Hutt, our luxury … View more
Life has been anything but normal lately and could stay unusual for a little longer. You may feel that now is the perfect time to move to a vibrant community where you not only feel right at home but safe and supported too.

Nestled down a quiet street in Upper Hutt, our luxury Care Suites at Elderslea offer the ultimate combination of Rest Home and Hospital care with the creature comforts of home, including a cosy living area, stylish kitchenette and modern ensuite.

Give us a call to see how we can help.

Elderslea is located at 29 Redwood Street, Upper Hutt.
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49 days ago

Can you help us to promote THE GREAT WAIRARAPA ESCAPE?

Masterton & Martinborough i-SITE Visitor Centres

We’ve launched THE GREAT WAIRARAPA ESCAPE: a campaign designed to attract our neighbouring visitors back! We believe they're craving to be somewhere different after Lockdown. They want to make a quick getaway – and we think we’re a great place for them to do just that. We know that the … View moreWe’ve launched THE GREAT WAIRARAPA ESCAPE: a campaign designed to attract our neighbouring visitors back! We believe they're craving to be somewhere different after Lockdown. They want to make a quick getaway – and we think we’re a great place for them to do just that. We know that the Wairarapa is a great escape so we’re giving our next door neighbours the chance to WIN in our GREAT WAIRARAPA ESCAPE competition. Being so close those living in our neighbouring regions can make a short trip and get a big change of scene by coming to the Wairarapa.
NICE!
We'd appreciate your help in promoting the campaign.
Please share our Facebook posts and videos we're posting www.facebook.com... and the website link below THANK YOU!

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49 days ago

Hello neighbours!

Wellington Seamarket

Our team at Wellington Seamarket has started doing contactless home deliveries for fresh fish and frozen seafood products.

If you would like to get some fresh fish for dinner tomorrow night you can order here.

Our fish comes in daily from fishermen around Wellington and collaborators around … View more
Our team at Wellington Seamarket has started doing contactless home deliveries for fresh fish and frozen seafood products.

If you would like to get some fresh fish for dinner tomorrow night you can order here.

Our fish comes in daily from fishermen around Wellington and collaborators around the country (such as Barnes Wild Oyster for Bluff Oysters).

Our goal is to get the fish prepared and delivered to your door within 24 hours of it hitting the deck!

We deliver Monday to Friday, and cover the bottom half of the North Island (Wellington to Palmerston North).
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50 days ago

Crazy travel deals for Kiwis

Trupti Biradar Reporter from Stuff Travel

If you've ever wanted to travel NZ, now is the time. These deals are incredible value.

50 days ago

The masked investigators

The Team from Wellington Water

200 meters off-road a stormwater sump overflows and makes a public walking track impassable.

A call goes out.

That call is answered. Tools are carried into the hills of Belmont, the sump cleared of blocked silt, and the track made safe again.

The masked investigators strike again.

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