Piha - Karekare, Piha

43 minutes ago

Recipe: Apples, Courgettes and Green Beans with Toasted Almonds and Garlic Aioli

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Looking for the perfect Summer recipe?
This vibrant crunchy salad makes for a perfect side or healthy light lunch.

Ingredients
50 g Almonds
1 splash Vegetable oil
½ tsp Flaky sea salt
½ tsp Sugar
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Looking for the perfect Summer recipe?
This vibrant crunchy salad makes for a perfect side or healthy light lunch.

Ingredients
50 g Almonds
1 splash Vegetable oil
½ tsp Flaky sea salt
½ tsp Sugar
200 g Green beans, tips removed
2 Courgettes
1 Granny Smith apple
1 Lemon
2 cloves Garlic, crushed
½ cup Mayonnaise
1 Spring onion, 2 if small

Read the full recipe on the link below.

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3 hours ago

NZ Bus Industrial Action from 7 December

Communications Team from Auckland Transport

Due to industrial action all services operated by NZ Bus will be cancelled from Saturday 7 December.

We understand that this will be frustrating for our customers and apologise for the inconvenience.

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4 hours ago

What type of wasp?

The Team from Wasp Wipeout

Hi everyone, today we are linking to two stories, one which explains the paper wasp which we find in abundance in urban areas, and the other which talks about the common and German wasp which dominates our forests and recreational areas. We'll also talk about how to deal with these nasty … View moreHi everyone, today we are linking to two stories, one which explains the paper wasp which we find in abundance in urban areas, and the other which talks about the common and German wasp which dominates our forests and recreational areas. We'll also talk about how to deal with these nasty predators. If you destroy a nest, take a pic and upload your image with the hastag #waspwipeout! But be careful! For paper wasps click here: bit.ly... For common and German wasps click here: bit.ly...

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16 hours ago

Cash for cars - get your wreck off the road!

The Team from AAA Auto Parts

Do you have a vehicle that is taking up space and becoming an eyesore? At AAA Auto Parts we dismantle and wreck cars. We will pay top cash whether your car is dead or alive!

* $300 - $3000 for small cars
* $700 - $10,000 for 4x4 utes, vans, 4WD, trucks and buses
* Same day removal
* Free … View more
Do you have a vehicle that is taking up space and becoming an eyesore? At AAA Auto Parts we dismantle and wreck cars. We will pay top cash whether your car is dead or alive!

* $300 - $3000 for small cars
* $700 - $10,000 for 4x4 utes, vans, 4WD, trucks and buses
* Same day removal
* Free quotes over the phone

We will beat any prices in the market by 10%.

Support your local business.
Give us a call on ** 0800 50 00 01 ** and we will be happy to have a chat.
Enquire now

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2 days ago

Poll: Do you include your pet on the gift shopping list?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

For some, giving their furry friend a sneaky piece of ham under the table is enough, but for others, buying and wrapping a Christmas present for their pet is tradition. Whether it be some edible treats, a new comfy bed, or an awesome outdoor toy for summer - do you include your pet on the gift … View moreFor some, giving their furry friend a sneaky piece of ham under the table is enough, but for others, buying and wrapping a Christmas present for their pet is tradition. Whether it be some edible treats, a new comfy bed, or an awesome outdoor toy for summer - do you include your pet on the gift shopping list? Vote in the poll below.

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Do you include your pet on the gift shopping list?
  • 22% Absolutely - I spoil them rotten
    22% Complete
  • 40.4% I buy something small - I don’t go overboard
    40.4% Complete
  • 13.1% Nope - pressies are for the people
    13.1% Complete
  • 24.5% I don’t have a pet
    24.5% Complete
436 votes
2 days ago

Name a book

NumberWorks'nWords Henderson

What book sticks in your mind?

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1 day ago

Win a years subscription to TV Guide with Readers Tours!

The Team from Readers Tours

For over three decades, Readers Tours has been taking our loyal readers on unforgettable journeys exploring the rich history and culture of New Zealand’s hidden gems.

The much loved North and South Island Journeys are back for 2020, along with the launch of two new escapes in both the North and … View more
For over three decades, Readers Tours has been taking our loyal readers on unforgettable journeys exploring the rich history and culture of New Zealand’s hidden gems.

The much loved North and South Island Journeys are back for 2020, along with the launch of two new escapes in both the North and South Island. These new shorter escapes are the perfect length of time for those adventurous seniors who want a taste of the spectacular excursions and sights our country has to offer.

To celebrate the launch of our brand new tours, our friends at TV Guide and Neighbourly are giving away a year’s subscription for TV Guide to one lucky adventurer!

All you have to do is tell us a New Zealand destination you would love to visit via this link and you'll be in the draw to win!

Entries close 19 December 2019!

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1 day ago

Merry Christmas

The Team from Lake Panorama Dental

Dear Neighbours,

Yes it is that time of the year where we all want to complete our pending tasks at work and get ready for our families for Christmas.

Lake Panorama Dental would like to thank all the old and new patients for entrusting their dental care needs in us.

We understand … View more
Dear Neighbours,

Yes it is that time of the year where we all want to complete our pending tasks at work and get ready for our families for Christmas.

Lake Panorama Dental would like to thank all the old and new patients for entrusting their dental care needs in us.

We understand that as Dentistry is expensive for the Dentist, in the same manner it can be very costly for the patient, hence we are continuing with our very reasonable rates and now offering 15% all Dental treatments including X Rays with a Free Initial check up and quote until the end of June 2020.

We have the latest Dental equipment and maintain very strict hygiene standards.

An entire home is converted exclusively into a Dental clinic which gives our patients a very relaxed ambience, surrounded by the calm Lake Panorama and abundance of free on street parking outside the clinic doors, we even have a bus stop about 50 meters away from our clinic.

Our staff are highly experienced and very caring and gentle.

We also offer Free ACC consultation, Free WINZ Quotes , Free for children under 18 ( children under 13 may require a referral letter ).

We would like to congratulate all our Christmas Lucky dip winners.

We are open Mondays to Saturdays and situated at 22 Lake Panorama Drive Henderson Heights, please call 09 2186000 or text 0211363444

We would also like to take this opportunity to wish you and your families a Very Happy and Blessed Christmas and a Safe and Healthy 2020.

Best Wishes

Dr Lisa Fernandes- Senior and Principal Dentist with over 22 years of experience.

14 days ago

DOWN-SIZING

Ivy from Titirangi

COLLECTION OF PITMAN SHORTHAND (NEW ERA) BOOKS PLUS TYPING AND SECRETARIAL
Anyone interested in my collection of Pitman Shorthand (New Era) Books (including 'Three Men In A Boat' and 'Treasure Island' in shorthand) and Typing/Secretarial Handbooks? Also have Typewriters: two… View more
COLLECTION OF PITMAN SHORTHAND (NEW ERA) BOOKS PLUS TYPING AND SECRETARIAL
Anyone interested in my collection of Pitman Shorthand (New Era) Books (including 'Three Men In A Boat' and 'Treasure Island' in shorthand) and Typing/Secretarial Handbooks? Also have Typewriters: two Portable and one Electric/Electronic plus box of ribbons and correcting tapes/tipped. Will send photos if anyone shows interest. Thanks.

1 day ago

In 2019 MyGivingCircle is giving away $50,000 in grants.

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation

Vote now for Graeme Dingle Foundation, or chip in a few dollars and MyGivingCircle will feature Graeme Dingle Foundation to get more votes and supporters.

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1 day ago

Santa Parade is back for 2019

Blockhouse Bay Business Association

Join us at the Annual Blockhouse Bay Santa Parade to celebrate Christmas Around The World!

Sunday 8th December 2019
Entertainment starts: 9.30am
Parade starts : 10.45am

Free Entertainment for the Kids:
● Bouncy Castle
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Join us at the Annual Blockhouse Bay Santa Parade to celebrate Christmas Around The World!

Sunday 8th December 2019
Entertainment starts: 9.30am
Parade starts : 10.45am

Free Entertainment for the Kids:
● Bouncy Castle
● Face painting and Balloons
● Photos with Santa
● Music and Cultural groups
● Clowns... and more!

If you would like to entertain or have a float in the parade please email Jodie Judd manager@blockhousebay.org.nz.
Find out more

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1 day ago

Have your say: Henderson road upgrade

Panuku Development Auckland

Consultation is now underway on a proposal to make Henderson Valley Road safer while improving the connection with Henderson’s town centre, Opanuku stream, and Corban Estate Arts Centre.

Panuku Development Auckland wants your thoughts on what you like (or don’t like) about the … View more
Consultation is now underway on a proposal to make Henderson Valley Road safer while improving the connection with Henderson’s town centre, Opanuku stream, and Corban Estate Arts Centre.

Panuku Development Auckland wants your thoughts on what you like (or don’t like) about the current proposal.

All your feedback will help deliver an amazing streetscape for Henderson.
Find out more

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1 day ago

SANTA'S BIG BRAND SALE

Toyworld Henderson

🎄🎄🎄SANTA'S BIG BRAND SALE 🎄🎄🎄
THURSDAY 5 DEC- SUNDAY 8TH DEC
AT ALL 3 WEST AUCKLAND STORES
** HENDERSON, WESTGATE AND LYNNMALL**
20% Lego City
20% Lego Friends
20% Lego Duplo
20% Melissa & Doug… View more
🎄🎄🎄SANTA'S BIG BRAND SALE 🎄🎄🎄
THURSDAY 5 DEC- SUNDAY 8TH DEC
AT ALL 3 WEST AUCKLAND STORES
** HENDERSON, WESTGATE AND LYNNMALL**
20% Lego City
20% Lego Friends
20% Lego Duplo
20% Melissa & Doug
20% LEAP FROG
20% VTECH
20% Bey Blades
20% Hasbro Gaming
20% BaBY Alive
20% HATCHIMALS
20% COLLECTA
20% TY
25% Knex
25% Furreal
25% PJ Masks Figures and Playsets
25% Le toy Van
25% NERF
25% Transformers
25% Barbie Dolls and playsets
25% My Little Pony Figures and playsets
25% 4M Craft and Science Kits
25% Siku
25% Matchbox Vehicles & Playsets
30% Playdoh
30% Airfix
30% INTEX Pools and Inflatables
30% Ravensburger Puzzles
30% CAT
40% World Peacekeepers

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1 day ago

What's On: Christmas Readings and Carols

Donna from Titirangi

This is a community event. Favourite Christmas readings from the classics as well as the bible. Traditional Christmas carols for all to sing.
Christmas Readings and Carols
  • St. Francis Anglican Church
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