Waikanae, Waikanae

14 days ago

Selfishness and greed in London...

Alan from Raumati Beach

In London, this is what selfishness did to one old lady.

Hamish Tristram, formerly of Levin and Wellington, reports that greed and selfishness have hit the elderly and helpless in London.

The strong, the young and the greedy have been clearing supermarket shelves before the elderly and infirm get… View more
In London, this is what selfishness did to one old lady.

Hamish Tristram, formerly of Levin and Wellington, reports that greed and selfishness have hit the elderly and helpless in London.

The strong, the young and the greedy have been clearing supermarket shelves before the elderly and infirm get a look in.
More -- bit.ly...

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14 days ago

METLINK PUBLIC TRANSPORT UPDATE ON DRIVERS AGED 70+

Community Engagement Advisor from Metlink: On Our Way

In accordance with Central Government advice, for the health and safety of staff and passengers, all Metlink bus drivers aged 70+ will not be part of operating our transport network at this time.

About 70 of Metlink’s 500 bus drivers are aged 70 or over and in accordance with the Ministry of … View more
In accordance with Central Government advice, for the health and safety of staff and passengers, all Metlink bus drivers aged 70+ will not be part of operating our transport network at this time.

About 70 of Metlink’s 500 bus drivers are aged 70 or over and in accordance with the Ministry of Health guidelines, they are advised to remain at home. Less drivers means there will need to be cancellations to some services across the bus network.

We are currently looking at where cancellations will need to take place and are encouraging Metlink customers to keep up to date with service changes by checking Metlink’s website, App and Real Time Information screens.

14 days ago

Kapiti and Horowhenua Councils take drastic action

Alan from Raumati Beach

Breaking news -- Kāpiti and Horowhenua Councils Closing All Community Facilities.

Full story -- bit.ly...

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14 days ago

Consumer Magazines 2012-2018

Annette from Waikanae

Some light reading for those now, or ready to, self-isolate.

This is a collection of Consumer magazine for each year from 2012 to 2018.

If you let me know by PM that you want them I will put outside my front door.

The image just shows some of the collection

Free

14 days ago

Bernina Bernette 234 Overlocker -Vintage

Jayne from Raumati South

Top of the line in its day
Solid metal construction
Threading is coloured coded on chassis for ease of use.
Powers up fine, oiled and ready to go
Used constantly when family where young
Been in storage for 20 years!

Pickup - Raumati South

Thanks for viewing

Price: $185

14 days ago

COVID-19: GREATER WELLINGTON CLOSES OFFICES

Community Engagement Advisor from Greater Wellington

In line with advice from the Wellington Region Emergency Management Office (WREMOnz) and the Ministry of Health, Greater Wellington Regional Council is closing its offices to the public and encouraging all office based staff to work from home.

Greater Wellington’s critical field based staff … View more
In line with advice from the Wellington Region Emergency Management Office (WREMOnz) and the Ministry of Health, Greater Wellington Regional Council is closing its offices to the public and encouraging all office based staff to work from home.

Greater Wellington’s critical field based staff in areas such as harbours, parks, flood protection and environmental roles are also being encouraged to apply physical distancing practices.

Public Transport across the region will continue to operate to existing timetables. Passengers are encouraged to leave the seat next to them empty if they can.

14 days ago

Hand Saws X 4

Jayne from Raumati South

Four handsaws
Need a TLC to tidy up
Will require sharping I imagine,

Pickup
From Raumati South

Thank you for viewing

Price: $25

14 days ago

Woven Basket with Lid - from Trade Aid

Jayne from Raumati South

Gorgeous large basket
Practical size for your lovely craft items
Lovely look sitting in the corner.

Size:
Height 30 cm
Across opening 30cm
Across base 23cm
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Gorgeous large basket
Practical size for your lovely craft items
Lovely look sitting in the corner.

Size:
Height 30 cm
Across opening 30cm
Across base 23cm
Circumference 100 cm (approx)

Selling only due to downsizing

Pickup is from
Raumati South.

Thank you for viewing

Price: $30

15 days ago

Shop Local

Barbara from Otaki District

Please support our local businesses at this time.

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18 days ago

Mayor's churchillian message to Kapiti residents

Alan from Raumati Beach

Alan Tristram reports Kāpiti Coast Mayor K Gurunathan is urging residents to 'stay calm' and follow MoH advice.

Its a Churchillian message from the Mayor -- and, in another echo from WWII, he urges people to ‘do their bit to help protect the community’ during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Alan Tristram reports Kāpiti Coast Mayor K Gurunathan is urging residents to 'stay calm' and follow MoH advice.

Its a Churchillian message from the Mayor -- and, in another echo from WWII, he urges people to ‘do their bit to help protect the community’ during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Mayor says: “We acknowledge that there’s a lot of concern in our community about COVID-19 and the Council is working with its regional partners to support the Ministry of Health-led response. More -- bit.ly...

15 days ago

Wanted: Power Brick 12v / 3A

Russell from Paraparaumu

If you have more than one, I actually need two, to power two older LCD computer monitors.

Happy to collect from anywhere, just as soon as my isolation period is over on the 30th!!

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15 days ago

Double glazed window

Elizabeth from Waikanae

For sale. $100. Picture window, double glazed.

Call Elizabeth 04 904 7784

Price: $100

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15 days ago

Good quality tiles for sale x100

Elizabeth from Waikanae

Good quality tiles for sale, 600m x 600m, 100 available of assorted but themed colours. $1 each

Enough for tiling a good size carport

Call Elizabeth 04 904 7784

Price: $1

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15 days ago

Assorted building supplies

Elizabeth from Waikanae

3 x single glazed windows in window frames - square
2 x single glazed doors
1 x screen door
4 x large tiles
Assorted bathroom supplies, taps, basins etc
- Vessel basin
- Pedestal basin
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3 x single glazed windows in window frames - square
2 x single glazed doors
1 x screen door
4 x large tiles
Assorted bathroom supplies, taps, basins etc
- Vessel basin
- Pedestal basin

Door furniture, keys/locks etc available for the doors.

Free to a good home, call Elizabeth on 04 904 7784

Free

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15 days ago

Tabby Persian female, 6 years old

Elizabeth from Waikanae

Tabby Persian female cat named Peri Peri, 6 years old, free to a good home. Unfortunately I'm no longer in a position to be able to care for her.

She has lived wild, she is a fabulous mouser and is constantly hunting small creatures. Would be a great cat for someone on a lifestyle block.

If … View more
Tabby Persian female cat named Peri Peri, 6 years old, free to a good home. Unfortunately I'm no longer in a position to be able to care for her.

She has lived wild, she is a fabulous mouser and is constantly hunting small creatures. Would be a great cat for someone on a lifestyle block.

If interested, please send me an email packelizabeth.2010@gmail.com

Free

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