Whatever you're up to this long weekend - have fun, enjoy and stay safe 😊
We want to celebrate the unsung heroes who are keeping our country going through lockdown.
Frontline nurse Debra Larsen's life has turned into a "real whirlwind" since the coronavirus outbreak began.
She's been so busy setting up testing centres around the Waikato. and helping them run smoothly that she's barely seen her two teenage daughters.
Do you know a coronavirus lockdown champion who deserves to be recognised? Tell us about them in the comments below.
To read more about Debra's life on the frontline, click here.
Hi Neighbours, It's a tough one for many, the prospect of rates rising 3.5 per cent, in these uncertain times. It is easy to say "Freeze!" but that's not as simple as it sounds. What do you think? Read the story here: www.stuff.co.nz...
6.6% Rates should rise 3.5 pc but with easy help for those in need6.6% Complete
84.2% Rates should be frozen for all ratepayers84.2% Complete
9.2% Rates should rise, but by less that 3.5 pc, with help for those who need it9.2% Complete
Nga Mihi Ki a koutou katoa! Helensville Lions continue to reach out and support our community, s much as we can, over this Level 4 COVID 19 response. In this edition, there;s a blast from the past as we look back to the 1918 outbreak, even then the advice was pretty similar i terms of what to do: good hygiene, social / physical distancing and avoiding crowds/ collections of people. - kia kaha -be safe, be kind, stay home, save lives.