54 days ago

Let the games begin

The Team from Resene ColorShop Basin Reserve

Recreate a classic game in an unconventional format using Resene testpots to paint your own dominoes. Smooth rocks, like those found on the beach or in a river bed, work best for this project.

Take the kids out to search for ones that lay flat and are generally round or oblong in shape. If you don’t live near water, you should be able to get some from your local garden supply store.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene.

Find out how to create your own rock domino set.

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More messages from your neighbours
1 day ago

Recycling Centre reopens

Simone Borgstede from Wellington City Council

The bulk Recycling Centre at Wellington’s Southern Landfill has reopened to the public with traffic controls in place to ensure Covid-19 Alert Level 2 guidelines are maintained.
The Tip Shop Wellington will remain closed during Level 2 for the safety of our staff.
For more information and FAQs, please visit our website.
wellington.govt.nz...

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1 hour ago

Make your garden a place of beauty and delight!

Manager from Ingrid Gotlieb Landscape Design + Consultancy

The Garden Consultation service I offer provides simple instructions to get your garden sorted with the right plants for you and the garden site. A garden can be a pleasure to work in!
There are three basic regular tasks to do. Gardening doesn't need to be complicated! 1. Feed the soil. 2. Tidy the garden at the end of each season. 3. Mulch before summer (75mm deep). Please contact me if you would like a Garden Consultation (fee: $390).

2 hours ago

Renewals

The Team from Wellington Water

There are a lot of reasons to dig up a road, unfortunately! Here’s one of the less common belowground infrastructure renewals we do.

Digger Operator Layton is removing an old air valve block on the bulk water main running from Naenae Reservoir. The team put in a new, bigger air valve (replacing the one just visible in the wooden chamber) then constructed a new concrete chamber and manhole cover for better service and maintenance access.

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