Dinsdale, Hamilton

34 days ago

Do you think SkyCity should have been allowed more pokie machines?

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

A move to swap three blackjack tables for 60 gaming machines at Hamilton's SkyCity casino has been turned down.

The Gambling Commission wouldn't allow the swap, saying it would mean "an increase in oportunities for casino gambling".

Read more here. What do you think about the … View more
A move to swap three blackjack tables for 60 gaming machines at Hamilton's SkyCity casino has been turned down.

The Gambling Commission wouldn't allow the swap, saying it would mean "an increase in oportunities for casino gambling".

Read more here. What do you think about the decision?

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44 days ago

Rubbish and recycling collection - one day later

The Team from Hamilton City Council

Kerbside rubbish and recycling is back to normal next week but will be one day later due to Queen's Birthday on Monday (1 June).

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35 days ago

Paint it Green with Resene this June!

Resene

Simply visit your local Resene owned ColorShop, choose your favourite green testpots and for each one you buy Resene will donate $1 to the New Zealand Trees That Count programme.

Offer applies to all Resene green 60ml testpots (excludes metallic and wood stains) purchased by retail customers … View more
Simply visit your local Resene owned ColorShop, choose your favourite green testpots and for each one you buy Resene will donate $1 to the New Zealand Trees That Count programme.

Offer applies to all Resene green 60ml testpots (excludes metallic and wood stains) purchased by retail customers between 1-30 June 2020 at Resene owned ColorShops.

Trees That Count are an environmental charity on a mission to plant millions more native trees throughout New Zealand. Trees That Count runs the country’s only marketplace which provides a place for anyone to fund or gift native trees. This support is matched with planters throughout the country who are restoring, and growing, precious wildlife corridors or pockets of native forest, turning small projects into mighty ones.
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44 days ago

Show neighbours your photography snaps of Waikato!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Kia ora Waikato, it's time to dust off that old camera, get out and about and show the rest of your neighbours your favourite, treasured spots in your region. It could be an awesome view, the shy wildlife or even the old buildings that are wanting their stories to be told.

Go ahead, get … View more
Kia ora Waikato, it's time to dust off that old camera, get out and about and show the rest of your neighbours your favourite, treasured spots in your region. It could be an awesome view, the shy wildlife or even the old buildings that are wanting their stories to be told.

Go ahead, get snapping and illustrate what's beyond your backyard.

Post your photographs in the comments below ⬇

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36 days ago

Living the dream

Colleen Hawkes Reporter from Homed

It's inspirational to meet a family that's taken the plunge to leave the rat race and establish themselves in the country. This couple not only managed to keep their jobs, but also build a stunning house on the Coromandel Peninsula that has caught the eye of NZIA judges.

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36 days ago

Winter Jacket 2-3 Year boy

Jaimin from Glenview

Selling Winter Jacket

Hardly worn, Bought it from farmers for $50 - Selling for only $20

No longer needed

Price: $20

36 days ago

Room available

Karen from Nawton

Room available now in the Nawton area.

For a responsible, self-sufficient, friendly and sociable person. 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms smoke free home in quiet culde sac. $190 pw single person or $340 pw for a couple. Cost includes unlimited internet, power and almost sole use of main bathroom/separate… View more
Room available now in the Nawton area.

For a responsible, self-sufficient, friendly and sociable person. 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms smoke free home in quiet culde sac. $190 pw single person or $340 pw for a couple. Cost includes unlimited internet, power and almost sole use of main bathroom/separate toilet. Buy own food. Bond of 2 weeks board in advance. Must be honest, reliable and respectful. Must pay board on time. Off Street parking. Bus stop nearby. Please provide previous accommodation references. Absolutely no drugs. Share with one older lady and cats. If interested please ph or text Karen on 0273901487. Genuine replies only.

36 days ago

Dinsdale Toastmasters Club

Karen from Nawton

Dinsdale Toastmasters is a friendly group where:
- you can build your self confidence
- have fun practising or beginning your public speaking
- improve your communication
- learn skills to help in your career
We meet each Tuesday, 7.15 pm to 9 pm at The Western Community Centre, 46 Hyde … View more
Dinsdale Toastmasters is a friendly group where:
- you can build your self confidence
- have fun practising or beginning your public speaking
- improve your communication
- learn skills to help in your career
We meet each Tuesday, 7.15 pm to 9 pm at The Western Community Centre, 46 Hyde Avenue, Nawton, Hamilton.
You can join a FREE meeting to learn more. 😀
OUR OFFER TO YOU: (For the first five people who join.) Instead of the usual price of $115; for only $79 you can begin your three months of self confidence building! 😀
If you have been thinking of joining, NOW would be the time.

Contact Karen Stewart 027 390 1487


Our first meeting back to WCC is June 9th. see you there Tuesday, look forward to meeting you soon. If you wish to know more about Toastmasters then please contact me on the above number and feel free to our visit our new Facebook page.

37 days ago

Would you like to stay on Hood Street?

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

A 67-room hotel complex is proposed for the central Hamilton street.

Few details have been released, but a developer has filed a consent application with Hamilton City Council.

Read more here. What do you think about the idea of a hotel on Hood Street?

37 days ago

Did you miss out on diagnostic appointments during lockdown?

Kelly Dennett Reporter from Sunday Star Times

People are diagnosed with cancer everyday in New Zealand, but what about during the coronavirus lockdown? We're keen to talk to someone whose diagnostic appointments were put on hold during alert level 4, and how this has affected you. If you are willing to share your story, and be identified,… View morePeople are diagnosed with cancer everyday in New Zealand, but what about during the coronavirus lockdown? We're keen to talk to someone whose diagnostic appointments were put on hold during alert level 4, and how this has affected you. If you are willing to share your story, and be identified, please email kelly.dennett@stuff.co.nz.

37 days ago

Free Mandarin Online Training

Eva from Melville

Dear all,do you want to learn a second language? Please Join us.
My friend, who is a Chinese language teacher, would like to teach our friendly neighbor online for those who want to study Mandarin for different purposes. Now I just start a simple survey-please email me

Your Job:
Age:
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Dear all,do you want to learn a second language? Please Join us.
My friend, who is a Chinese language teacher, would like to teach our friendly neighbor online for those who want to study Mandarin for different purposes. Now I just start a simple survey-please email me

Your Job:
Age:
What do you want to learn?

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my email:evajamwork@gmail.com

38 days ago

EXTRA POKIE MACHINES AT SKY CITY

Rudi from Hamilton Lake

SkyCity's application for extra pokies has been declined by the Gambling Commission on 4 June 2020 - This is a victory for the voice of the residents of Hamilton. So many organisations and groups submitted their opposition to the Gambling Commission.
After the public hearings which were held … View more
SkyCity's application for extra pokies has been declined by the Gambling Commission on 4 June 2020 - This is a victory for the voice of the residents of Hamilton. So many organisations and groups submitted their opposition to the Gambling Commission.
After the public hearings which were held in Hamilton and the commission sifting through the arguments, have now ruled that the application did not meet the requirements as set out in the Act.
The applicant may still lodge an appeal.

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37 days ago

Westpac Warm Up loan

The team from EnergySmart - Waikato

Westpac has recently announced that they are offering a “Warm Up loan” which is an interest free loan of up to $10,000 for five years to help New Zealander’s make their homes both warmer and drier.

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