Karori, Wellington

6 days ago

Poll: National day of action against plastic packaging

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,


Are you disgusted by the amount of unnecessary plastic packaging for products sold in supermarkets?


We've gotten rid of plastic bags from our supermarkets, but many shoppers reckon that should only be the beginning.


A national day of plastic protest has been … View more
Hi neighbours,


Are you disgusted by the amount of unnecessary plastic packaging for products sold in supermarkets?


We've gotten rid of plastic bags from our supermarkets, but many shoppers reckon that should only be the beginning.


A national day of plastic protest has been organised, encouraging shoppers to unwrap and leave unnecessary plastic packaging behind at supermarkets.


To read more, click here.


Will you be taking part in the national day of action against plastic packaging?

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National day of action against plastic packaging
  • 85.3% Yes, there's too much plastic packaging
    85.3% Complete
  • 14.7% No, I don't think it is an issue
    14.7% Complete
3809 votes
5 hours ago

Age Concern Steady As You Go classes

Social Media Specialist from Wellington City Council

Save yourself from a fall by attending an Age Concern New Zealand Steady As You Go (SAYGo) class and improve your leg strength and balance. Classes take place 1-2pm on Tuesdays in Vogelmorn Hall and cost $3. For more info, call 04 499 6646 or email communitysup@acwellington.org.nz.

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9 hours ago

Trafalgar Europe on sale

Trafalgar

Experience the real Europe & Britain in 2019 with Trafalgar.

From the hulking fjords in Norway that look as though they’ve been ripped straight from a J.R.R. Tolkien novel, to the quaint neighbourhoods of Spain where sangria flows as freely as the native tongue, Europe is a continent of … View more
Experience the real Europe & Britain in 2019 with Trafalgar.

From the hulking fjords in Norway that look as though they’ve been ripped straight from a J.R.R. Tolkien novel, to the quaint neighbourhoods of Spain where sangria flows as freely as the native tongue, Europe is a continent of many wonderful contrasts. See history come to life before your very eyes as you traverse the varied landscapes, marvel at the icons and find your happy place with a collection of real Trafalgar experiences that you can’t find on any other tour.

With 116 handcrafted itineraries and 220 cities, leave the guidebooks at home and let us show you the Real Europe and Britain.

Good people. Good times. Good everything. The Good Life.

Plus save up to 10%* when you book and pay in full before 31Jan 2019.

For more information visit your local travel agent, visit trafalgar.com or call 0800 484 333

*T&Cs apply. Refer to trafalgar.com/en-nz/destinations/europe or your travel agent for full offer details.
Find out more!

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4 days ago

Looking for 2 bedroom house urgently

John from Karori

Hello dear all
I'm looking for a 2 bedroom house/flat in Karori urgently for my family including my wife, my 9-year-old daughter and me because my landlord is selling the house. We are both full-time workers and have been responsible tenants. My landlord can vouch for me. I can pay up to … View more
Hello dear all
I'm looking for a 2 bedroom house/flat in Karori urgently for my family including my wife, my 9-year-old daughter and me because my landlord is selling the house. We are both full-time workers and have been responsible tenants. My landlord can vouch for me. I can pay up to $450/week. If you have anything, please let me know.
Thank you so much.

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13 hours ago

Oven for sale

Berni from Northland

Ariston gas hob electric oven for sale. In pretty good condition may need a bit of a clean. Working well replaced by kitchen Reno.

Price: $100

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15 hours ago

headphones

Alan from Thorndon

Free to a good home... Pick ups from Thorndon. PM me.

Free

19 hours ago

Wellington Annual Harbour Clean Up

The Team from Ghost Fishing NZ

Not long to go until our biggest event of the year - the Wellington Annual Harbour Clean Up!

It's going to be such a great day out and we hope you can all make it along.

If you are interested in diving and able to make it along on the day, please send us a message and Sharon will add you to … View more
Not long to go until our biggest event of the year - the Wellington Annual Harbour Clean Up!

It's going to be such a great day out and we hope you can all make it along.

If you are interested in diving and able to make it along on the day, please send us a message and Sharon will add you to the list.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

Where: Frank Kitts Park
When: 9am - 2pm, Saturday 26th January 2019

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20 hours ago

Volunteering opportunities abound!

Aileen Davidson from Volunteer Wellington

New and exciting volunteer roles have come into our office already this year - a great way to begin 2019. There are a range of conservation and environment roles, admin roles, event support roles, volunteer sewers are needed and we have roles looking for people with some practical skills plus lots … View moreNew and exciting volunteer roles have come into our office already this year - a great way to begin 2019. There are a range of conservation and environment roles, admin roles, event support roles, volunteer sewers are needed and we have roles looking for people with some practical skills plus lots of roles visiting people in rest homes and being involved in a range of activities. Some roles have set days/times and others are can be organised to suit you!

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21 hours ago

The holidays are over all too quickly aren’t they!

Freedom Drivers – Wellington

The team at Freedom Drivers would like to wish all our friends and customers the very best wishes for a happy and positive 2019. Please get in touch if you’d like to know anything about our services.

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1 day ago

Northwest gales for parts of southern and central New Zealand

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a weather watch for the possibility of northwest gales becoming severe in the following areas: Canterbury High Country, Central Otago, Southern Lakes, Marlborough, Wellington, and Wairarapa.

People are advised to keep up to date with the latest forecasts in case parts of … View more
MetService has issued a weather watch for the possibility of northwest gales becoming severe in the following areas: Canterbury High Country, Central Otago, Southern Lakes, Marlborough, Wellington, and Wairarapa.

People are advised to keep up to date with the latest forecasts in case parts of this Watch are upgraded to a full Warning or further areas are added. Keep updated here

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1 day ago

Final Week of Gardens Magic!

Social Media Specialist from Wellington City Council

Check out the great line up for the final week. Come early to grab a good picnic spot, and as the sun goes down see the gardens transform with a magical light display by MJF Lighting. Don't miss Kids' Magic in the Dell on Saturday too! More info on our website

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