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Plan Bee

There has been a hive of activity going on in the mean streets of Rau Sou.  A  bunch of busy bees have been getting busy in the name of buzzy bees and working bees and I’m gonna get wax lyrical about it. First off we had our first Bumble Sale…ahem, sorry Jumble Sale on the weekend…… Continue reading Plan Bee

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Electronics Graveyard

Stephen Blyth from Greenown + is on a mission to tackle his electronic graveyard. One by one our electronics graveyard has been mounting up. It’s not like we’ve been upgrading computers every year, but the pile of gadgets and cables that are dead or surplus to requirements keeps growing. Most of the equipment is old…… Continue reading Electronics Graveyard

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Cleanup NZ Week: Raumati Beach Cleanup — gabesgoldnuggets

Cleanup NZ Week is in September. We’ve teamed up with our friends from the Greenown Group who are also Greener Neighbourhood participants. Last year was a great success and we know we could collect even more rubbish off our beautiful coastline. Join us on Sunday 18 September, 2pm at Marine Gardens to help keep NZ […]…… Continue reading Cleanup NZ Week: Raumati Beach Cleanup — gabesgoldnuggets

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Keeping Gavin, Matai and Fincham Road beautiful

For Keep NZ Beautiful week we got in early with a neighbourhood clean up event on Sunday the 30th. In an hour we collected the equivalent of two big bags full from our streets and along the stream from Matai to Hillcrest Rd. Not a bad effort eh? A lot of this litter would have escaped…… Continue reading Keeping Gavin, Matai and Fincham Road beautiful