Hillcrest, Hamilton

31 days ago

Calling all craft-lovers

Alison Southby from Poppies Hamilton

We have an amazing selection of craft books in store now - crochet, knitting, embroidery, sewing, quilting and more, for all skill levels. Come in and get some inspiration for your winter projects!

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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32 days ago

This week's latest Blueprint

Hamilton Harcourts

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32 days ago

Hamilton casts off coronavirus shackles

Matt Bowen Reporter from Waikato Times

Hi everyone,

The city is gearing up for what will be the first major public gathering since lockdown when the Chiefs face off against the Blues on June 20.

Hamilton City Council general manager of venues, tourism and events Sean Murray predicted about 20,000 people would flock to FMG Stadium … View more
Hi everyone,

The city is gearing up for what will be the first major public gathering since lockdown when the Chiefs face off against the Blues on June 20.

Hamilton City Council general manager of venues, tourism and events Sean Murray predicted about 20,000 people would flock to FMG Stadium Waikato for the match.

Restaurants, bars and cafes are also fizzing after physical distancing rules were relaxed.

How are you finding alert level 1? And will you be in the stands come June 20?

Read more about Hamilton's emergence from lockdown here.

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32 days ago

SOLD: 2 pairs men's Adidas slides

Dianne from Hillcrest

My son has two pairs of slides he no longer wears, as pictured - both Adidas. Black ones are size 8, lovely cushioned sole and top, suede self coloured stripes. Blue/white striped ones are size 10.
Both have minor wear but plenty of life left. They are clean but I will rewash them before sale.
$10… View more
My son has two pairs of slides he no longer wears, as pictured - both Adidas. Black ones are size 8, lovely cushioned sole and top, suede self coloured stripes. Blue/white striped ones are size 10.
Both have minor wear but plenty of life left. They are clean but I will rewash them before sale.
$10 for the blue/white striped ones
$18 for the black suede ones
Or $20 for both.
Txt to arrange pick up or I will post for a fee.
021496760

Price: $20

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33 days ago

Deceased cat

Olimpia from Tamahere

Sorry to post this... 😢😢
Deceased tabby cat on Silverdale Rd nearby the bakery shops at the moment sitting on mid lane😭

32 days ago

Vitapet

Nina from Hamilton East

$10 pick up

58 days ago

♻️Recycling update! ♻️

The Team from Hamilton City Council

We're working with our contractor Waste Management on having further recycling options available by the end of the month. Our contractor needs to be able to work safely under the Level 2 restrictions and are currently working on this to be able to provide the full recycling service.

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33 days ago

Covid Level 1

William from Hearing Health New Zealand Limited

Good News, we are now in Covid level 1

This is now the time for you to :
Book a hearing test
Get your hearing aids serviced
Upgrade to the latest automatic rechargeable hearing aids
Get your ears cleaned at a dewax appointment

Phone: 07 853 7874 or email: helpmehear@hotmail.com
to book your … View more
Good News, we are now in Covid level 1

This is now the time for you to :
Book a hearing test
Get your hearing aids serviced
Upgrade to the latest automatic rechargeable hearing aids
Get your ears cleaned at a dewax appointment

Phone: 07 853 7874 or email: helpmehear@hotmail.com
to book your appointment

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33 days ago

Our centres are fully operational.

NumberWorks'nWords Hamilton Central

It’s an exciting time for the kids re-entering the classroom, socialising with friends and getting reacquainted with the teachers.
If you’re a little unsure about how the isolation period may have affected your child’s learning journey, we are here to help.
Our tutoring program is well … View more
It’s an exciting time for the kids re-entering the classroom, socialising with friends and getting reacquainted with the teachers.
If you’re a little unsure about how the isolation period may have affected your child’s learning journey, we are here to help.
Our tutoring program is well positioned to meet the needs of your 5 - 16 year old one question at a time so it's not overwhelming.
We offer catch up, extension and exam prep programs.

Give us a call today to have a chat with one of our experts.

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33 days ago

Would you consider volunteering for a sports clubs after Covid-19?

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

Concerns about coronavirus have left sport clubs without some senior volunteers.

Some were already struggling to get enough helpers before Covid-19 - so Sport Waikato and Volunteering Waikato are launching a campaign to help out.

"It might be that a club needs someone for two hours … View more
Concerns about coronavirus have left sport clubs without some senior volunteers.

Some were already struggling to get enough helpers before Covid-19 - so Sport Waikato and Volunteering Waikato are launching a campaign to help out.

"It might be that a club needs someone for two hours pre-season to sort the uniforms, or someone one hour a week to put a newsletter together," Sport Waikato boss Matthew Cooper said. Read more here. Do you volunteer, or would you?

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34 days ago

STRONG Nation Launch Week

Katy from Hillcrest

Are you tired of feeling unmotivated and struggling to exercise while losing enthusiasm on your own? I have the answer for you! Strong Nation is a fantastic group fitness class that combines body weight, plyometrics, some martial arts and cardio for an incredible workout. Think boot camp crossed … View moreAre you tired of feeling unmotivated and struggling to exercise while losing enthusiasm on your own? I have the answer for you! Strong Nation is a fantastic group fitness class that combines body weight, plyometrics, some martial arts and cardio for an incredible workout. Think boot camp crossed with HIIT class, but for beginners! I am starting up classes in the mornings so you can drop your kids to school and come and join me for a 45 minute class at 9.15am. This is designed for those who are keen to start their fitness journey and try something new. Over a number of weeks we will be slowly building up our fitness to push our limits and not only tone and strengthen our bodies, but gain confidence too. First week of classes is free if you sign up by texting me on 0276421333.

About Me: I am a Mum to 4 and I know how busy life can be. But making time to exercise is so important, especially the older you get! There is a creche with lots of toys for toddlers to play in if you want to bring them along and there are plenty of back rooms to put babies down to sleep in their prams. I want to make this easy for you! Come and join me and let me keep you accountable for exercising.

Free

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34 days ago

TAIJI RESTART-for falls prevention

Eddie from Hamilton Lake

TAIJI4WELLNESS. You can trust an exercise program that's BEEN AROUND LONGER THAN YOU HAVE. Mayo Clinic & Harvard Medical School calls Tai Chi “medication in motion." Our weekly meets restarts on MONDAY 15th JUNE @11am. Join us @ St Albans Church Hall, 126 Comries Road, Chartwell, … View moreTAIJI4WELLNESS. You can trust an exercise program that's BEEN AROUND LONGER THAN YOU HAVE. Mayo Clinic & Harvard Medical School calls Tai Chi “medication in motion." Our weekly meets restarts on MONDAY 15th JUNE @11am. Join us @ St Albans Church Hall, 126 Comries Road, Chartwell, Hamilton.
taichi9000@yahoo.co.nz Txt: 0212882380 E.Tan

34 days ago

Join the rapidly growing IT industry!

Vision Hamilton

Are you wanting a career in Web or Software Development? We offer a $2000 scholarship for domestic students aged 25 to 35 who join our IT programme!

Our “Full Stack” IT programme will prepare you for entry into the rapidly growing IT industry. This two-year programme will allow you just as … View more
Are you wanting a career in Web or Software Development? We offer a $2000 scholarship for domestic students aged 25 to 35 who join our IT programme!

Our “Full Stack” IT programme will prepare you for entry into the rapidly growing IT industry. This two-year programme will allow you just as much practical time learning and writing code as most three-year degrees.

Visit our website to find out more about what you can gain from our NZ Diploma in Web Development and Design (Level 5) and our NZ Diploma in Software Development (Level 6)

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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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