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32 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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41 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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33 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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33 days ago

Get Important Regional Council Notices with free Antenno app

Denis from Thames

Get COVID-19 and other important Waikato Regional Council messages directly to your mobile, with the free Antenno app!
You’ll get notifications directly to your phone about the topics you care about, as well as important information we need to share with you.
You can choose the places you want … View more
Get COVID-19 and other important Waikato Regional Council messages directly to your mobile, with the free Antenno app!
You’ll get notifications directly to your phone about the topics you care about, as well as important information we need to share with you.
You can choose the places you want to be alerted about, so we're not bothering you with things that don't affect you. This might include your home, workplace or where your kids go to school. It's customised by you!
Antenno also makes it easy and effortless for you to engage with us. You can report things like pest plants, boating and environmental incidents, as well as give us general feedback.

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Android - bit.ly...
For more info, visit www.waikatoregion.govt.nz....

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33 days ago

Full Album only $7

Bevan from Ngatea

Locally made music...
Great for chilling out..

Bevan Mical - Swinging Through Trees ($7)

bevanmical.bandcamp.com...

Price: $7

35 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.

35 days ago

Thames Heritage Attractions now open!

Carolyn from Thames

Thames heritage attractions have reopened, and look forward to welcoming you. Bella Street Pumphouse, Thames Museum and The Thames Goldmine Experience are all following their regular winter opening hours. The Treasury Archive and Research Centre reopens on Monday 8th June and will be open on … View moreThames heritage attractions have reopened, and look forward to welcoming you. Bella Street Pumphouse, Thames Museum and The Thames Goldmine Experience are all following their regular winter opening hours. The Treasury Archive and Research Centre reopens on Monday 8th June and will be open on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays 11am-3pm. Weather permitting, Thames Small Gauge Railway will be starting their fun train rides on the Brown Street track in Level 1, operating on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month. Come and explore our town's wide-ranging history.

35 days ago

Discover the luxury of Awatere’s Care Suites

Oceania Healthcare

On Friday 12th and Saturday 13th June, we’re holding by-appointment open homes at Awatere.

Join one of the carefully controlled viewings, and you’ll discover how Oceania have reinvented rest home living with our luxury Care Suites, providing Rest Home and Hospital care.

Situated in the … View more
On Friday 12th and Saturday 13th June, we’re holding by-appointment open homes at Awatere.

Join one of the carefully controlled viewings, and you’ll discover how Oceania have reinvented rest home living with our luxury Care Suites, providing Rest Home and Hospital care.

Situated in the heart of Hamilton, our modern and well-equipped Care Suites offer personalised care to support your needs, with all the comforts of home. Complete with a cosy living area, stylish kitchenette and modern ensuite, you’ll have plenty of space for all your treasured possessions.

To register for a tour at either 10.30am, 1.30pm or 3pm call us on 0800 333 688 today.

No referral required.

Awatere Care – 1340 Victoria Street, Beerescourt, Hamilton
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35 days ago

What are your thoughts on the rates reduction?

Kelley Tantau Reporter from Hauraki Herald

Hi neighbours! Thames-Coromandel District Council this week announced that their proposed rates increase of 9.98 per cent was looking to reduce to around 4.98 per cent for the next financial year (2020/21).
Council said it managed to reduce capital and operational spending, largely due to … View more
Hi neighbours! Thames-Coromandel District Council this week announced that their proposed rates increase of 9.98 per cent was looking to reduce to around 4.98 per cent for the next financial year (2020/21).
Council said it managed to reduce capital and operational spending, largely due to Covid-19.
What are your thoughts on the cut? Are you pleased rates have been reduced? What would you like to see your rates spent on? We would love to hear your thoughts, so feel free to post them in the comments below!
*PLEASE WRITE NFP IF YOU DO NOT WISH FOR YOUR COMMENTS TO BE PUBLISHED*

36 days ago

Album 6th June

Bevan from Ngatea

Swinging Through Trees
Saturday June 6th

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36 days ago

Reverse Equity Mortgage gives you options.

SBS Bank

Make the most of your retirement with less stress, and a whole lot of fun with SBS Unwind, a Reverse Equity Mortgage loan. The idea is simple – homeowners aged over 60 stay in their house but free up some money from the property to live their life.

Use the money however you like, while the … View more
Make the most of your retirement with less stress, and a whole lot of fun with SBS Unwind, a Reverse Equity Mortgage loan. The idea is simple – homeowners aged over 60 stay in their house but free up some money from the property to live their life.

Use the money however you like, while the flexible loan means regular payments aren’t required and you can repay all or some of the loan at any time.

For more details visit our website, contact your local SBS branch or call 0800 727 2265.

Eligibility Criteria, Terms and Conditions, and fees apply.
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36 days ago

This week's latest Blueprint

Hamilton Harcourts

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