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Friday, December 11, 2009

Santa’s elves rally school behind Christmas appeal
By Sarah Coddington
Rangitoto College students got into the Christmas spirit of giving. Junior students donated tinned food, toys, Christmas treats like chocolates and books to the Auckland City Mission. About five students promoted the idea by dressing up as elves and putting on a skit at an assembly. Elf volunteers Rebecca Smith and Lena Kemp helped gather the goods that will be collected in a truck to give to those in need over Christmas. “It’s part of the Christmas spirit and it’s been a really great experience,” says 15-year-old Rebecca. Teacher and organiser Leigh Meggison says people have brought in all sorts of things. One student gave a money donation and another a Monopoly game. Auckland City Mission fundraising team leader Carole French says the support from the Auckland community has “so far been great but it’s been an especially tough year for us so our stocks are still running low”. Ms French says the mission would appreciate any donations. Cash donations are especially appreciated and food parcels. She says demand for food parcels has risen 52 percent and they are desperately in need of tinned food and new gifts. “We’re asking all Aucklanders to just share a little of what they have to help make Christmas happen for everyone in our community,” says Ms French. A city mission street appeal will be in Takapuna from 11am to 2pm Santa’s helpers: Rangitoto College students Rebecca Smith, left, and Lena Kemp have been busy collecting for the Auckland City Mission. Photo: BEN WATSON today.

House values up $100k
THE AVERAGE value of houses sold on the North Shore last month was $100,000 higher than the monthly average being achieved this year. The average sale was $634,900, compared to $519,051 for the whole of Auckland. “Prices right across Auckland rose in November, but the price increase on the North Shore was exceptional,” says Barfoot & Thompson managing director Peter Thompson. He says the prices achieved for homes across the region in November indicated that prices had returned to levels being achieved at the height of the property boom in 2007. “Monthly fluctuations in prices can be expected, but in November the market rediscovered the value of houses in this area, and prices increased accordingly. “To sell homes on average at 19 percent above the average for the year-to-date represents a major change in buyer behaviour. “Prices were also 13 percent above the average price for the same month last year, and we also sold 52 percent more homes in November than in November last year. It all represents keen interest in property in this area.” The areas where the greatest number of sales took place in November were Torbay, Glenfield and Albany. The latest figures from QV, the government property valuation service, back up Mr Thompson’s comments. “On the North Shore, our valuers note great interest in newly-listed properties, with more groups attending open homes,” says spokeswoman Glenda Whitehead. “Where genuine interest exists in a property, buyers are quick to put pen to paper and complete their due diligence smartly.” This interest is manifesting itself as a gradual improvement in values, especially in the frequently sought-after beachfront areas and suburbs such as Takapuna, she says. “But again, value adjustments are less evident in the inland suburban areas and mortgagee sales are still a component of the market.” Within the very high-end of the market, say $3 million plus, values appear to be significantly less than 2006 to 2007 levels, although more sales appear to be occurring than this time last year, Ms Whitehead says. But the recovery seems confined to the greater Auckland region, according to QV figures. Average values for Rodney north, which takes in the Warkworth area, are still in negative territory, at minus 4.9 percent over the past year. The Hibiscus Coast recorded minus 0.5 percent for the year.

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Brave author deserves good wishes
You probably heard about emeritus professor Judith Binney’s terrible accident near Auckland University last week. But I wouldn’t be surprised if that’s the first you’ve heard of her, because the media has shown little interest in what she and other historians have uncovered about our past. That neglect helps explain why so many Kiwis have no sympathy for treaty claims, and were delighted when at Orewa Don Brash carried on about over-privileged Maori. If journalists paid attention
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to what Judith and others like Michael King revealed about our history, they’d have repeatedly emphasised that Brash was spouting nonsense and that it’s Maori who have been generous and unselfish in the treaty claims process. Judith’s latest book – Encircled Lands: Te Urewera 18201921 – had some media attention when it was launched.

But you can bet our journos will spend much more time on stories they figure are more relevant to Kiwis – such as Tiger Woods’ girlfriends. That’s understandable but it’s still a pity because her focus on the Tuhoe story is instructive, spelling out how the Crown couldn’t keep its hands off Tuhoe property, confiscated the most fertile land, came up with scummy schemes to deprive them of even more, and broke promises and hearts. And what’s interesting for someone like me with a Ngati

Porou whakapapa, there’s a revelation Apirana Ngata used his political muscle to make life even tougher for Tuhoe. I wasn’t thrilled to learn of that little-known chapter in the life of such a principled and respected Maori figure. But that’s how history works. You learn more, come to a better understanding of your country and people – and, where necessary, you reassess. So it is unfortunate that the mainstream media hasn’t been playing a more responsible role in that process.

It’s also a pity Maori organisations, especially Te Puni Kokiri, aren’t doing more to make our history more accessible. Take Judith’s book. It’s 600 pages – and perhaps it needs to be if she’s to spell out the details of the injustices of 102 years. But most of us would enjoy a simpler version. Our kids at school would benefit from that. And Judith Binney would become the household name she deserves to be. So let’s hope that hers is a speedy recovery.

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Marae builds village in China
By Jodeal Cadacio
Awataha Marae is racing against time to build a Maori cultural village in China. The marae hopes to finish development of a two-hectare site in time for the June 2010 opening of the New Zealandinspired theme park in Qufu City. The Maori village will serve as the gateway to the $400 million, 670ha NZ Gardens showcasing the best of Maori and New Zealand culture. Awataha leader and spokesman Anthony Wilson says the race is on to build a 300square-metre wharenui or meeting house and a 35-metre-tall waharoa or gateway into the complex. The village will also house a souvenir shop and additional facilities to cater for tourists. “We’re frantically putting together teams of builders, carvers, weavers and cultural performers to finish in time for the NZ Gardens opening in June,” he says. Mr Wilson says they are also working with a team of tikanga or experts in Maori culture to advise on cultural protocol. Awataha has also engaged local intellectual property specialists to protect Maori and New Zealand interests. “We have brought in 20 new staff, mostly young Maori, who are very enthusiastic about learning the haka,” he says. The marae also needs 20 full-time carvers, growing to 40 as the project progresses, and another 20 weavers. He says about 100 full-time staff will be manning the village when it opens its doors to the public. “It will have a retail souvenir shop showcasing authentic New Zealand-made craft and arts,” he says. “The demand through that shop will be such that it will keep our carvers and weavers very busy to keep up.” Mr Wilson says additional staff will be needed to work in the complex which will have a 54-hole golf course, a dairy farm, organic orchards, a vineyard and winery, an equestrian club, luxury villas, a spa resort and an international school.

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Speak out on bridge plans
By Jodeal Cadacio
THE contentious Wairau pedestrian bridge proposal is up for discussion again in a public meeting tomorrow. North Shore City Council is hosting the meeting from noon to 3pm at the Milford Reserve to inform interested parties of the final design to be submitted for resource consent. Local residents and ratepayers associations had been lobbying for the bridge that would cut through the marina from Inga Rd on to the reserve. The council has come up with a final design for the structure which would cost $1.8 million to build. It is now preparing to lodge a resource consent application after gaining approval from the Auckland Transitional Authority to go on with the process. Milford Mariners Inc is urging its members to attend the meeting and let their voices be heard on the issue that will affect them. “This is your last chance to have your say as an individual. “I strongly urge you all to take advantage of this opportunity,” says group president John Innes. He says the greater the number of submissions made by members the greater the impact. “This is your marina – have your say. It’s your last opportunity,” he says. The Milford Cruising Club, with 400 members, strongly opposes the bridge proposal. An alternative proposal by one of its members, Milford resident James Davern, calls for a new footpath and park benches along Inga Rd forming a memorial walkway. It includes a new cantilever extension to the existing bridge to eliminate the need for another bridge on to the reserve. “It would provide a pleasant walk and rest area alongside the marina and bring about a substantial saving to Shore ratepayers,” Mr Davern says. He says this is a practical approach to enhance the marina.

Birthday party for teddy helps bears Give us tickets to
By Lucy Vickers
Vivienne Hill wanted to do something special for her teddy bear’s 50th birthday. So she’s organised a Twelve Days of Christmas party for him to raise funds for the World Society for the Protection of Animals. Ms Hill, a Glenfield resident, says she wants to support its campaign to protect bears from cruelty. She is aiming to get at least 78 people to attend the party – the total if you add up all the numbers from one to 12 – and each guest is asked to make a donation. Ms Hill has suggested $5 per adult and a gold coin per child to a maximum of $10 per family, but says any amount would be appreciated. It will be a double celebration. Ms Hill shares her birthday with teddy – he was her fifth birthday present. “He’s a well loved old bear. I remember climbing up the tree with him when I was young, if I had been in trouble I would take teddy up there and cry into his fur. “He’s had a lot of his fur loved off him.” Ms Hill says at the party each day of the Twelve Days of Christmas story will be illustrated by a suitable gift. “For example, day one, partridge in a pear tree, is a tin of pears and a kiwi key ring – kiwi being the New Zealand equivalent of partridge. “Day two, turtle doves, is two cakes of Dove soap, and so on. At the end of the evening everyone will take home a gift.” Teddy’s birthday party takes place at St John the Baptist Anglican Church, Church St, Northcote, We d ne s d ay, D e c e m b e r 23 at 7pm. RSVP by December 20 to 441-4325 or petrites@xtra.co.nz. Special bear: Vivienne Hill with her teddy she’s had since she was five. Grey Power is calling for the Rugby World Cup organisers to give rugby’s old timers a break and offer them free or cheap tickets. Bill Rayner of Grey Power North Shore wants 250 VIP tickets available at the semifinal and final games for the rugby club stalwarts, many of whom are now elderly. The ordinary Kiwi rugby supporter stands virtually no show of attending top games because of ticket prices of up to $1250, says Mr Rayner. “This is particularly unfortunate for the rugby old timers,” he says. “The VIPs of the rugby world are not the Prince Harrys or John Keys but the men and women of the grassroots clubs who have soldiered on for years coaching the teams, running the clubs and social events and forever fundraising, regardless of the winning or losing. “They are keen to

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see the young people of our communities taking part and enjoy the sport they love and are part of.” North Shore Rugby Club has more than most clubs’ share of old stalwarts because it was founded in 1873, he says. “This would not only recognise their input to rugby, but also the fact that the ordinary ratepayers of Auckland and taxpayers in general, have paid millions of dollars into an event that most will not be able to take part in,” says Mr Rayner. “Too often the contribution of the ordinary people in the community is overlooked in the glitz and the glamour at the top end of such events even though they inevitably end up bearing a major part of the cost.” The world cup budget could also possibly stretch to a couple of free beers and sausage rolls to make a special outing of it all for the old timers, he says.

Council walkway plan steps closer
The North Shore City Council has spent $1.3 million buying a property to help extend the walkway near Lake Pupuke. Community services and parks committee chairman Tony Holman says the Lakeview Rd purchase is important to the council’s long-term plan to enable people to walk right around the lake. “It’s a great concept,” says Mr Holman. The Takapuna walkway takes people off the busy main road and close to the popular lake, he says. The property is tenanted and not yet available for public access. Mr Holman says the purchase was funded from the council’s development contributions fund. Details of another parks purchase – to extend coastal access in Sir Peter Blake Pde in Bayswater – are still confidential.

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Budding opera singer set to sing
By Lucy Vickers
Aspiring young opera star Stephen Diaz has been selected to attend the New Zealand Opera School in Wanganui this summer. The 21-year-old Hauraki resident, a music student at Auckland University, will join singers from all over New Zealand at the 12day event. At the opera school students undergo intensive vocal, language, movement and acting training. Activities include recitals at local cafes and restaurants around Wanganui, a session where the singers present an excerpt from a chosen opera, and the Great Opera Moments final concert where students showcase music studied at the school. Stephen, who is originally from South Africa, started singing at age 12 in a church choir. He says after arriving in New Zealand he joined the Auckland Youth Choir, and that’s when he started to get serious about it. Aside from opera, he also enjoys other kinds of music like rhythm and blues, soul and jazz. “Although I think opera is the most challenging of them all,” he says. He hopes to one day play the role of the king in Handel’s opera Xerxes. Stephen says he’s expecting the New Zealand opera school to be intense, and he’s excited about the opportunity to work with leading opera professionals. “The coaches at the opera school often have a profound impact on the young singers’ development and future aspirations, so they are very carefully chosen,” says New Zealand Opera School director Donald Trott. “All have international careers and reputations, and as a group they provide the students with a unique learning opportunity not readily available elsewhere in New Zealand.” The New Zealand Opera School runs from January 3 to 14.

Seafood festival set to delight
The city’s love of the sea – and in particular what comes out of it – will be celebrated over Auckland Anniversary Weekend. Tickets for the fourth annual Auckland Seafood Festival are now on sale. Following the success of the 2009 event, organisers Sanford and the Auckland East Rotary Club expect the three-day festival held at the Halsey St Wharf to sell out. Festival director Paul La Franchie says interest is high. “The wharf is a great venue but there is limited space. There are only so many people we can fit at any one time. Anyone wanting to attend should get their tickets soon to avoid disappointment.” Visitors can experience a range of seafood, sample wine from a special Glengarry collection and enjoy entertainment throughout the weekend. There will also be activities like surfcasting, fish filleting, seafood cooking demonstrations, oyster schucking and the fleet blessing. The will be beer and seafood matches, an oyster and champagne tent, a pop-up ice-cream store, customised seafood matching cocktails and a mussel barge to supply the 25,000 mussels that will be eaten over the three days. The festival runs from January 30 to February 1. Profits will be used to support the Stellar Trust and its Rise Above P campaign. Visit www.iticket.co.nz or call 361-1000

Music star: Stephen Diaz is looking forward to working with leading opera professionals at the New Zealand Opera School. Photo: BEN WATSON

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Calls to fast-track new crossing
By Jodeal Cadacio
The government should speed up work on getting a new harbour crossing, a North Shore business leader says. The local business community is making the call after the government’s announcement confi rming the route for a third Waitemata Harbour crossing. Saying the “clock is ticking,” North Harbour Business Association general manager Gary Holmes, adding planning for its construction must be given the highest priority. “My fear is we have seen this all before and it has come to nothing because of the lack of political will to see it through,” says Mr Holmes, a long time advocate of an additional crossing. He says the association is concerned about the “strategic vulnerability of relying on one ageing and already inadequate transport route.” “Admittedly the problems associated with fi nancing the construction and the potential social dislocation are news for Shore commuters. He says the assurance that the corridor will be on the eastern side of the bridge from the old toll gate plaza to Wynyard Pt is a confi rmation that Shore residents have been looking for. “The news that the harbour bridge has 20 to 40 years of life left certainly requires a full look at all the options. “Since I have been a member of Parliament I have been supporting a tunnel option to complement the existing bridge,” Mr Mapp says. Northcote MP Jonathan Coleman joins Mr Mapp in backing the tunnel proposal which he says is his electorate’s preferred option. “I’ve always supported a tunnel crossing and I’m advocating for it strongly on behalf of the Northcote electorate,” Mr Coleman says. The New Zealand Transport Agency is seeking sub-strata or underground designation for four separate tunnels beneath the bridge – two each for road and rail.

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daunting, but the prospects of not making a responsible effort to get it under way are far more disturbing.” He says the fact that Transport Minister Steven Joyce was showing active interest in the issue is a positive sign. “If he could make progress on just this one issue, what a legacy he would leave.” Shore MP Wayne Mapp says Mr Joyce’s announcement for the corridor for the new crossing is welcome

Safety campaign highlights motorcycle awareness
By Jodeal Cadacio
Keeping an eye on motorcyclists is the theme of another road safety campaign by the North Shore City Council. Look Twice for Motorbikes aims to improve road safety for motorcyclists who are often unnoticed by drivers. The council says most crashes between a motorcyclist and a car driver are caused by the driver failing to see the motorcyclist. Road safety researchers say this looked-but-failedto-see situation is attributed to lack of driving experience, distraction and driving on auto pilot. Council road safety co-ordinator Helen Whittal says an all too common driver response after a crash with a biker is “I just didn’t see him.” The campaign will utilise high visibility roadside billboards and Adshel bus shelters on Shore roads with a particularly poor record for motorcycle related incidents. These are on Wairau Rd, Glenfield Rd, Lake Rd in Devonport and Albany Highway. “It’s all about getting the possible appearance of motorcycles on a car driver’s radar,” Ms Whittal says. “Car drivers can greatly reduce the risk of injuring motorcyclists by always remembering to indicate and check both rear and side mirrors carefully before leaving lanes, turning or negotiating intersections.” She says the number of motorcycles, scooters and mopeds registered on the Shore has risen significantly during the past five years. “By educating motorists and asking them to look more carefully for motorcyclists, we hope to save a life or serious injury.” The campaign which runs to the end of February 2010 is supported by North Shore police, New Zealand Fire Service and ACC Injury Prevention.

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Musical helps out struggling Iraqis
By Jodeal Cadacio
This year’s Christmas fundraiser for the needy in Iraq is on Sunday. The annual musical My Bigger Fatter Iraqi Christmas will be held at the Rosmini College Auditorium on 36 Dominion Rd, starting at 7pm. The show promises to treat the audience to an evening of fun and entertainment provided by North Shore youth and members of the Iraqi community. The traditional Christmas fundraiser started in 2000 when Iraqi migrant Farah Hanoudi organised the youth to do a play. With the help of organist Basil

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James, Ms Hanoudi trained the kids in her garage and rehearsed production numbers. Organiser Nick Kerr says the play debuted that year at St Thomas Church Hall in Glenfield. The show grew bigger and bigger each year, with more families participating and more funds being raised for a number of charities and orphanages in Iraq. In last year’s show organisers were able to raise $22,000. Mr Kerr says the musical is also a celebration of the Iraqi community’s successful integration into New Zealand society that started 15 years ago.

Great day out for society
The North Shore Horticultural Society recently visited Butterfly Creek. They rode the Red Admiral Express through the wetlands and enjoyed seeing butterflies, insects and fish. Watching a large crocodile called Scar being fed was among the highlights of the trip, along with being able to touch the baby alligators. The society was founded in Takapuna in 1935 and has donated money to a large number of environmental projects. Among those who have benefited from donations are: Long Bay Okura Great Park, Kakapo Breeding Programme, Tiritiri Island Bird Sanctuary, Lake House landscaping, Motutapu re-forestation programme, Sylvia Durrant from SPCA BirdWing and the Kiwi Protection Programme. Members meet once a month every third Monday from 7.30pm at the Mary Thomas Centre, Takapuna. The club president is Anne Eggington, call 410-7872.

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Loud neighbours give eardrums a bashing
Excessive noise has been identified as a leading cause of stress. So what can you do if your neighbours are inconsiderate? Doug and Jenny were happy with life. The Auckland professionals spent weekends at their bach overlooking the sea in a sleepy settlement they intended retiring to. They had great neighbours, permanent residents who had grown up there, and the two couples often had dinner together. Then one day the neighbours’ son came back from Australia and the nightmare began. There wasn’t a pub or club nearby so he and his mates congregated in the backyard and partied most weekends until the early hours with the stereo cranked up to the max. Needless to say, Doug and Jenny weren’t impressed. A quiet word didn’t work. “Get over it,” was the response. Finally they contacted noise control. “That got messy,” says Doug, “and the police were called in to confiscate the stereo.” That wrecked what was left of the friendship and shortly afterwards Doug and Jenny moved to a lifestyle block up in the hills with only the birds to disturb them. They’re happy enough, “but it needn’t have been like this”, says Doug. “I don’t think our neighbours had any idea there were rules and regulations covering noise.” So what are the rules? Noise is dealt with under the Resource Management Act and enforcement is delegated to local councils. There is no set boundary by which to measure if noise is excessive. The act simply points out that it is an individual’s duty, as an occupier of land, not to make noise that disturbs or annoys people by ensuring noise does not exceed a reasonable level. Thumping music from stereos and parties causes the most problems, but home and car alarms that don’t switch off, using a lawnmower too early or too late, and noisy industrial equipment also generates complaints. North Shore City Council publishes a useful guide to noise control on its website www.northshorecity. govt.nz, under the Services section. It says: “You can complain about excessive noise at any time of day or night, but it is important to phone when the noise is occurring so that action can be taken. “If the complaint is made before 11pm you will be asked to call back after 20 minutes if the noise is still excessive. “If the noise continues you will need to ring back to find out what action has been taken by a noise control officer. “Details are confidential and the noisemaker is not advised as to who has complained.” North Shore’s procedure for dealing with noise is fairly standard. “North Shore City Council has the authority to control excessive or unreasonable noise. “We engage Armourguard Security as our noise control services contractor. “If a noise control officer is called out, they will determine if the noise is excessive or not. “If deemed to be so, the officer

Quiet now: Wayne Taia, North Shore and Waitakere contract manager at North Shore City Council, with confiscated stereos. Photo BEN WATSON
may serve a written direction to reduce noise, which remains in force for up to 72 hours. “Failure to comply with the notice can result in equipment seizure or a fine of up to $10,000.” If this happens, the police can be called in to help. The equipment will be returned, but the owner has to pay the cost of the callout, and for storage and delivery of the item. This usually runs to between $300 and $400. But the council site has some tips to avoid things getting to this stage. “There is no permit which allows you to make noise during a party, to play your stereo loudly, or to use a circular saw, but there are a few things which you should keep in mind: • Be considerate of neighbours • Ensure burglar alarms cut off after 10 minutes • Ensure car alarms are installed correctly and are not over-sensitive or faulty • Advise neighbours of planned work on your section that might be noisy • Minimise noise travelling from your property by keeping doors or windows closed • Reduce noise at a reasonable hour at night • Don’t start up noisy equipment early in the morning or late at night.

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Only one day with foul weather last week saw Diversity fishing the day trip and the evening trip on every day except when it was blowing hard from the south-east. I’m sure you have all heard of how good the fishing is at the moment especially in the Gulf and even in a bit closer off the Noises, Rakino, Tiri and Kawau. The snapper are slowly pushing in a bit closer too with the odd good report from the east coast bays, Rangi Channel and around Motutapu Island. We have been fi shing the work-ups off Kawau Island on both our day and evening trips and to be honest it has been fantastic snapper fi shing. It is not uncommon at the moment to hear comments on board like “that’s the biggest kingfi sh I have caught” or “that’s my best snapper” as the fi shing in this area has really picked up. I was talking with a mate of mine on one of the commercial boats and he mentioned there were kingfi sh busting open bait schools on the surface a few hundred metres from where his line was. I took the boat over and dropped our anglers into “kingfi sh soup”. There were hundreds of kingfi sh charging around through the schools of pillies and we had a ball using just about anything we threw at them. Soft bait rods got broken in some big strikes, we broke a snapper rod and had more than one fish charge under the boat and bust off. Plenty were caught and plenty were released but it was just plain old fun watching a jig drop only metres below the boat into crystal clear water and get chased down and attacked

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by the huge school of kingis. Another group we had out with us was Matt Watson from the ITM Fishing Show, New Zealand Fishing News and some children from the Make A Wish Foundation. Matt and I and Grant from NZFN gave the kids an experience of a

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Connor the toyologist
By Luke Parker
All Connor Williams’ Christmases have come at once. The seven-year-old is New Zealand’s first toyologist. He gets the newest toys to play with and reviews them before they hit the shops. Connor entered the Mattel Toyologist Competition through the children’s TV programme What Now and had to video a minute-long review of his favourite toy. “I did my Lego Knights and Dragons,” he says. Connor and seven-yearold Hana Pearce from Christchurch were chosen from almost 100 hopefuls around New Zealand. “I started doing cartwheels when my mum told me,” Connor, who lives in Te Atatu, says. “I was so excited.” Connor will get $200 worth of Mattel’s newest products dropped at his door every month for the next year. And all he has to do is give some feedback on what he likes or dislikes about them. Connor received an initial haul of 12 toys as well as another surprise. “I got flown to Christchurch and stayed at a hotel for two days,” he says. “I was really excited because it was my first plane trip and it was really cool being up in the air.” He met the What Now presenters and was filmed at a hospital in Christchurch for a programme due to be screened on December 20. “We gave out heaps of toys to all the sick kids,” Connor says. “It was awesome and the most important part for me.” The youngster says it’s hard to pick a favourite toy. “I love them all,” he says.

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Home Living Leathercare: Making leather furniture look great again
There is nothing like the look, feel and smell of new leather, but it doesn’t take long before general wear and tear and exposure to the elements and oils from hair and skin will start to cause deterioration. Without proper care your expensive leather furniture and upholstery will become dull, worn, dry, and cracked. The good news is that regular cleaning and conditioning can extend the life of leather furniture, car seats and boat upholstery by over 15 years. So don’t give up on worn tired leather without first having the experts at Leathercare give it a treatment. They will undertake a full clean and condition often with astonishing results - making old tired, dull leather look and feel almost as good as new again. You may think it will be ok after a wipe down with a damp cloth, but that won’t recondition the leather and in fact if there is detergent on the cloth it will strip the protective coating off the leather and cause even faster deterioration. The team at Leathercare recommend leather is properly cleaned and conditioned at least once a year, especially leather that is regularly exposed to the elements like car seats or boats squabs. There is still time to get your leather furniture and upholstery looking great in time for Christmas and with hotter weather approaching it really is a good time to do it – exposure to heat and the salts and oils, sunscreen lotions from human contact can really take its toll, and without care just like human skin it will soon become dry and cracked. The experts at Leathercare offer a mobile leather cleaning service including a free in home demonstration. Alternatively come in and see the team at Bruce Withers Upholstery and Leathercare at 135 Sunnybrae Rd Glenfield. Phone 443-5883.

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Home Living Stop UV radiation from damaging your furnishings
The single most destructive element damaging your home furnishings and carpets is UV radiation. It causes gradual deterioration and fading, and in New Zealand it is 40 to 60 percent greater than other parts of the world because of our close proximity to the hole in the ozone layer. The good news is there is a way of protecting your furnishings and carpets from the damaging effects of UV radiation. UVTEC is a crystal clear liquid coating that has been tested in New Zealand, and is applied to the inside of windows to block over 99 percent of the damaging UV radiation. It was developed by an award winning New Zealand polymer-coating company for our extreme UV conditions and has already been applied to over 7000 homes throughout the country. UVTEC has been thoroughly tested by The National Institute of Water & Atmospherics (NIWA) and the Wool Research Organisation of New Zealand (WRONZ). Both organisations stated it is UV radiation that is primarily responsible for fabric fading and deterioration of home furnishings. The Institute report stated “exposure behind [UVTEC] coated glass is the equivalent to using a sun block with an SPF factor of 690”. Unfortunately you can’t buy that sort of protection from your pharmacy, but you can for your home! Because UVTEC is crystal clear it will not alter the colour of your glass or restrict the sun’s warmth from entering your home, nor will it alter the colour hues of your furnishings and interior design. With more homes being fitted with double-glazing it is also reassuring that UVTEC will not void double-glazing warranties. UVTEC has a 10 year pro-rated warranty, and will not discolour, lift, bubble, peel or wrinkle. It has received numerous testimonials from satisfied clients, which can be viewed on the website www.uvtec.co.nz. UVTEC is applied by fully trained specialists. To receive a free, in-home, no obligation quote, call Paul or Janette on 0800 4UVTEC (488 832), 09 424 3977, 027 234 2705 or email paul@uvtec.co.nz.

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Christmas is danger! But never fear, Mairangi Players are here to help. Tammy Webster and Olivia Bloxham, local teen-age playwrights, have written the club’s annual Christmas play - Santa’s Clause. The show is being directed by Ross Anderson and Sean Miller, and features youth from all over the shore in major roles. Following in what has become a club tradition, the play revolves around much-loved favourites like Santa and Mrs Claus, who get into a spot of bother, and need help from the audience to save Christmas! Ronald is Santa’s right-hand-elf he works for Santa 364 days a year and loves it. What he doesn’t love is that Santa takes all the credit for the things Ronald does and Santa can’t even remember Ronald’s name! Ronald gets some advice from a lawyer with a motive of her own, and now he’s suing Santa for the mistreatment of magical creatures. If Santa is found guilty it will be the end of his operations and Christmas presents! The season runs from today until Saturday December 19 at TheatreWorks, Recreation Drive in Birkenhead. Performances are at 7pm on weeknights and 4pm on Saturday and Sunday. Please note that there is no show on Monday December 14. Tickets are $12 and can be booked by phoning 419-0415. Bookings are essential, as these end-of-year productions often sell out quickly! Please note that the theatre is not equipped with an EFTPOS facility. Santa’s Clause is the latest in a series of pantomimes and children’s Christmas shows produced by Mairangi Players. The first was Michael Goldthorpe’s Witches in the Woods in 2000. They have since produced a Christmas show each year - many of which have been written in-house and/or directed by members aged 22 or younger and all of which have involved casts of young people, starting from six years old and many young crew members. Santa’s Clause has a cast of 19, most aged between eight and 22. The crew is mostly aged

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Q: What’s 100 times better than you ever dreamed of? A: The thrill of flying an aeroplane, which is something very few people ever have a chance to do - unless, of course, you buy them a Christmas gift voucher for Flight Experience! The gift of flying the replica Boeing 737 in Flight Experience’s Takapuna simulator soars miles above your usual Christmas fare this is one gift that won’t be forgotten soon after the wrapping paper is tidied away! Male and female, young and old have been wowed by their Flight Experience, so it’s guaranteed to make a great present for dads, mums, siblings and grandparents, or a thankyou gift for a friend or work colleague. You can book a 30, 45, 60 or 90-minute Flight Experience in the replica cockpit of a Boeing 737, flying with minimal supervision by a professional pilot/instructor in the fully enclosed cockpit - complete with full functioning avionics and computers, switches, throttles and control wheel. Depending on your flight package, you can receive clearance for take-off and soar into the sky, flying over Auckland’s scenic wonders, city to city, or even white-knuckle it in the world’s most challenging approaches. You can fly on fine days, windy days or through snow ... look out for Santa! The replica flight deck has seating for four you, the instructor, and two passengers - so you can share the experience with friends or family. Flight packages start at $135 - check out all the options at www.flightexperience.co.nz/packages. html?franchise=9. Flight Experience also stocks and sells a great range of high quality Citizen pilot watches, all of which carry a five-year warranty. The ultimate Citizen RF pilot watch automatically switches to local time on landing anywhere in the world. Flight Experience is giving away a 30-minute flight simulation voucher with every Citizen watch sold - so it really is two fine gifts in one. DVDs and photographs of your flight experience are available from $20, and a TV lounge allows friends or family to watch your flight - a brilliant corporate experience, ideal for gifts or functions. Flight Experience is located at 466 Lake Rd, Takapuna. For bookings or information, phone

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Trees for Survival is a nationwide educational and environmental programme, involving 150 schools, which encourages children to grow and plant trees on at risk land. We are looking to appoint a Field Officer for the Rodney, North Shore and Waitakere regions who shares our ideal of reducing erosion, regulating stream flow, improving water quality and increasing our native biodiversity by planting trees. The Field Officer will work part time for at least one day equivalent per week in liaison with ARC officers, schools and supporting organisations to ensure Trees for Survival schools in the area are supported in the delivery of the programme. Naturally, an interest in and experience with plants and horticultural practice will be an advantage. An application form and more detailed information for the above position is available and can be obtained by emailing:

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Fri & Sat, pharmacy exp preferred. We need someone with good communication skills, self motivated & the willingness to help people. If you would like to join our up beat team then phone.

NZ qualified mechanic to work in busy North Shore workshop. Immediate start. Phone 480 9335

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Heat/Winter, Cool/Summer. FUJITSU SUPER DEALER. Professional installs, 24 mnths interest free. M/card, Visa, Supergold card. 6 yr warranty. Save $$$. Ph: 47555-83 www.heatpumpcity.co.nz

Excavations & Earthmoving
Avanti 550 Digger/loader + Tip truck. $55 per hour. Tight access specialist. Ph Colin 443-6604 or 021 727 207 DIGGING, Drilling, Retaining, BOBCAT & Truck, concrete removal, driveways, section clearing, basement digouts. Ph Alley on 442-1545 or 021-484-503 DIG THIS Diggers Ltd. Excavation & Tipping, footings, driveways, truck, digger & Bobcat hire. Ph: 021-747020, 027-4876303 ELITE EXCAVATIONS All earthworks, diggers, trucks. Drilling, house cuts, footings, drvways sectn clearing tipping Metal supply. Free quotes. Phone 488-7690. MOVE DIRT digger / tiptruck hire, retain, top soil delivered. 0800 837746

Accountancy Services
ACCOUNTING ACTION 162 Mokoia Rd. B'head Small Bus. accounting, Tax Returns & Co. formations Phone Ian Davies 480-7140 or Website: www.accountingaction.co.nz IRD PROBLEMS? Get the heat taken out. Ph Steve or Anita at TaxShop 443-7741 ACCOUNTING INC takes the hassle out of monthly accounting and tax returns. Service offered ideal for sole traders and small businesses operating from home. Cost effective, quick, easy. Call us now 021-737-962. Small Business Experts. Forrest Hill Tax Accountants. 1st visit free. Ph 443-7741

Building Services
021 809711 specialist in renovations & additions, bathrooms, kitchens, decks, fences. Trade certified, free quotes Kelvin ahrs 441 6535. 0800 022 381 For all your building & renovation needs, incl decks, fences, retaining, additions, kitchens, bathrooms, new builds, consents, plans. Ph Andy (a/hrs 473 6626). ALL HOME renovations. Next day service. Satisfying customers for 35 years. 027-786-6422 Alterations & Repairs & all interior renovations. Get a detailed quote from a builder who does know what to do. Ph Barry 0274 727 949. Any Size Job completed by Christmas. Very experienced builders. Ph 444 9830 A REGISTERED Master Builder available for new houses, additions, alterations. Ph 444-7659 or 027-4782855.

Ceiling Renovation and Cleaning
All ceilings walls cleaned mould nicotine etc saves repaint carpets pest control house wash Brian 480-5830

House Washing
021-666363 /419-8000 Honest & quality soft wash/chem/low/ high pressure, moss treatment 0800 39 99 99 SOFT WASH, moss & mould removal, 25yrs exper, work guaranteed. 021-1280526/ 0800 45 44 02 Affordable housewash, gutterclean, roof treatments. 20+ Years Trade Qualified NZ Waterblasting Ltd. Prompt & Reliable. No Job too Small 09-4832454 or 027-2725169 443-0083 Affordable Housewash gutter clean roof treatments. DNA Housewash 480 7268 or 473 6682. Chem washing, waterblaster, gutter cleans, roof treatment. The Housewash Professionals, Chemical washing, roof treatments, decks, drives. Highest quality work. Ph James 0800 322 322

Fridge/Freezer Servicing
The Only Authorised repairers of F&P Fridges/Freezers. Ph 0800 372273

Painters & Decorators
0211168303 FREE Painting quotes 20yrs exp. Immediate start. Ph Tony 4899012. 021-143-9138 Painter available, conscientious & reliable. Ph 482-3449 0800 333 588 Ph Lin. Top prof painter. 11 yrs exp. Int/ext. Qual work, compet prices, all work guar. Ph 0274 198 794 ABSOLUTE HOUSE Painters. Interior & Exterior, Leak Damage, Roof Coatings, Fencing & Decks. Brush, Roll & Spray Finish. Warranties Apply. For a FREE Quote Ph 09-479 4251 or 021 226 3568. AFFORDABLE- J.A Ross Painting Ltd. Ext/Int/Roofs, Qual work. Jason 021 454 351 or 488-7086. A HUSBAND, WIFE Painters. 25yrs exper. Refs. House wash. 021-1778501, 478-6840 AN IMMEDIATE Quote. Professional, references. Master Painters. Phone Mark 021 202 1973 or 489 1014

Cleaning Services
0211934892. ONE OFF Domestic Cleaning. Free oven clean. Professional Service. 5 Star Cleaning. Weelky or 1 off. Reliable team, special offer before Xmas. Kevin 0800 158 713 or 021 025 67951 AFFORDABLE regular home cleaning. Quality service. Phone Gina 4782085. www. selectcleaningauckland.com Alfred 027 4813 527 or Jenny 4799519 Commercial & Domestic Workmanship guaranteed Refs. avail. Reliable. Vergo Clean Ltd CRYSTAL CLEANING. Honest & reliable Chinese team, 8 yrs exper. Satisfaction guar. ph. 4767368/021585688 DETAIL CLEANING All in one Hygienic service carpet, windows, waterblasting. All job guaranteed. 0800 536 256 EXECUTIVE CLEANER Looking for North Shore exec homes. Impeccable refs. Phone Jill 415-4510. Green Acres Christmas Discount. Professional domestic & commercial cleaning Call 021 1557806 SUNFLOWER Cleaning home - office highly exp & efficient, refs avail Cherylee 4442852

Furniture Removals
0211272516 $40+GST 1 man / $55+GST 2 men p/hr. Ph 443 6911 honest & quick. 0800-330 633 or 027-2829993 L.J. FURNITURE MOVERS. For a quick stress free shift. AA CARRIERS Furniture removals lockup storage, free quotes, reas rates. Ph 444-1954.

Furniture Restoration

Architectural Services
479-8773 FOR All architectural and Interior consent approved drawings. ARCHITECTURAL Design. Alterations additions & new homes, sketch to building consent plans. Call Rad on 476 3093 or 0274 352 528 Croft Architectural Aesthetically pleasing & comfortable residential design, additions & alterations. Peter Ph 480 50 70 Need a Building Consent? New Homes, Alterations/ additions, decks, bathrooms, 3-D Cad Modelling. Phone 479 2378/ Glenn 0274 782626 NEW HOMES, alterations, additions, COA, top service. Ph Shane or Dave 442-2248 YOUR ARCHITECT!!! Professional, qualified with 20 yrs experience. 3D CAD modelling . PH 415 8305

Electrical Services
021 629 192 Walters Electrical. Registered electricians, free quotes. Over 15 yrs exper. Phone Martin 0274-744089/ 489-3037 Registered electrician - all electrical including marine. Available now. Phone Kevin. 486 1863 - 021 929 940. Electrician, residential & com. Call Rhys for a free quote. A Certified Local Electrician. Friendly Service. For Small Jobs and More ...... Phone: Steve Shaw 021 655 449 A Electrical Service tech all things electrical, hot water, stoves, washers, dryers Call Glenn (09) 411-8806 (021) 569-161 A Registered Electrician, available for immediate start, call 0274-723786 AVAILABLE ELECTRICIAN additions, alterations, repairs, ph Brian 410-8259 anytime

DUNBAR Furniture Restorations
Repairs, Renovations & Repolishing. Free pickup & delivery. Free Quotes. Workmanship guaranteed.

Home Help Available
RESPITE CARE available for elderly, terminal and invalids. Prices negotiable. Call DJ on 4199465 or 021 751490

HOME RENOVATIONS
Kitchens, bathrooms, laundries, decks. Plans and management services available.

Phone Garth on (09) 443-1971
Glass and Glazing
NORTH SHORE GLASS same day service for all glass repairs. Phone 486-2069.

Jewellery Repairs
REPAIRS, Remodelling Fully equipped mod workshop, 8 qualified jewellers, fully insured. All work done on premises. Free quotes. Unit J /38 William Pickering Dr Albany. Ph. 09-4142526

A PAINTER & PLASTERER High quality, Low price, Free quote. Immediate start. Phone 476-1113, 027-238-2063 A Top Painting Team, all work guaranteed, small or big job ok, int/ext, free quote, low price. Call Jack 0800 535299 or Tom 021 029 36010 BABAN PAINTER Member of Master Painter Assoc Phone 021 155 2922 or 09 479 9164 HOUSE PAINTING Exterior / Interior / Roof. Ph Steven on 483-5838 or 021 209 4238 KOWHAI Int. & Ext. work guaranteed 30yrs Trading. Phone 410-6594 MR. PAINTER High quality. Low price. Free Quote. 444-2446 or 021-1145110 Painter & Plasterer. Call Alan for free quote 021-818-930. 13 yrs exper. Int/ext, all areas. Painting & Plastering Quality internal/ external work. Free quotes. Phone 4448414 PAINT WORKS LTD Interior/ Exterior, reasonable rates, quality work. Ph Allan on 478-7994 or 021-052-8731 PAINTWORLD Ltd. Interior Exterior roof. Res & Comm. Free Quote. Ph 0800-226666 TOP ASIAN Team painting & plastering Int & Ext, Com & Res. Prestige, Quality & guarantee Call Eric 021 257 9907 or 027 267 0657

Kitchen Boutique Limited Phone 444-6300 a/h 478-3345
BUILDER Expert in decks, pergolas & roofing, clearlite etc. Ph 444 9830 Registered Master Builder available for immediate start. Call 021 885 872 or 475 6747 A trade qualified builder. 33 yrs exper. Member of Certified Builders Assoc. of NZ Inc. Refs avail. Specialising in new homes/bathrms/additions/ renov/ property maintenance, project management. Plumber/ eletrician/ architect on hand. No job too small. Ph Dave 8458224 ah or 021 921 360 KB Contracting Ltd - All Concreting, Landscaping, Fencing. call for a free quote ph 09 44 44 248

Garden Services
480 7268 or 473 6682 Gardening, landscaping, Hedge, tree, lawn, clean ups, rubbish removal etc 027-404-3566 or 4155542 ALL HEDGE TREE WORK. Arborist. CHEAP RATES. 410-4567 Shore Tree, Hedge, Stump Grinding & Chipping Services phone John Isaacs. ACE GARDENS LTD. Established 15 yrs. Hedges, trees, view recovery, garden makeovers, pre-sale clean ups, rental tidies. Free quotes. Commercial contracts. Pensioner rates. Ph. Andrew 4443544 or 021975085 A1 SURE SERVICE All aspects of gardens, trees, hedges & rubbish removal Ph 446 1258, 021 175 8660. Clean Deal Pruning/ hedges/ mowing/ clean ups/ maintenance/rubbish removal Free quotes. Louis or Annelize 476-3575 / 021-029-05265 Do Da Creations Gardening, Clean ups, makeovers, maintenance, landscaping, ready lawn. 10yrs ex. Ref avail. Credit cards accepted. Ph Calvin 4421128 or 0274904554. Garden care & maintainance, lawns,hedges,gardens. Phone Tony 4764499, 021491188 OUTDOOR MATTERS. Site clean ups, lawns, gardening waterblasting & rubbish removals.Estate clearances. Big or small jobs. Ph Phil 021-2277937.

Legal Services

Computer Services
Computer & Laptop Repairs and Data Recovery, by qualified Technicians, Ph 414-7277 anytime. www.itservices.co.nz $50/Hr No Fix, No Fee. No hidden charge. All About PC & Laptops. Data recovery. Microsoft Cert. Jack 418 3828

A SPECIALIST
Drink Drive / Traffic LAWYER.

Automotive Services
VEHICLE REPAIRS & SERVICING. New workshop! come & see us for any problems from small cars to heavy trucks incl high performance vehicles. KB Automotive Ltd. Ph: 444 4249

Ph Colin Mitchell 489-6429
Landscaping
ABSOLUTELY all aspects of landscaping covered by Warwick Price Landscaping. Member of LIANZ. Top quality workmanship guaranteed. Ph 486-4862 or 0274-982-878 for a free quote."We do the lot!" All About Landscapes Ltd. Time short? Weeds tall? Need ideas? We do it all. Design, create, maintain. Phone Kim 415-2118 or Donna 415 2118. www.allaboutlandscapes.co.nz Do Da Creations Landscape Co Ltd All aspects of landscaping, design & build. Ph Calvin to discuss ideas. Credit cards accepted. Phone 027 490 4554, 442 1128 FOR ALL your outdoor needs, paving, fencing, retaining walls & decks. No jobs too small. Affordable rates. Phone 833-5899 or 021-238-2190

Concreting
021 02015012 Concrete work Drives Carparks Ret-Wall Drains our price won't be beaten Master Tradesman 26yrs Exp FreeQuote Imm start ph0800 222265

Bibbie Electrical domestic & commercial, for fast friendly service all Adam today 021-2214666 E.C.A.N.Z. Master tradesman Shire Electrical Ltd. Phone Mark (09) 444-9680 mobile 021-966-455. Saturday trading. Eftpos, Visa & Mastercard accepted. 5% discount for eftpos. www.shireelectrical.co.nz

Bathroom Renovations
Bathroom Renovators Building, Plumbing, Tiling, free quotes, Ref's avail. Ph Jim 027-5731344 or 8184699 COMPLETE BATHROOM Renovations. All services provided. Shower installation, tiling etc. 20yrs exp. All work guaranteed. Phone Darryn 021-760-597, 410-9095. YND Plumbing & Bathrooms. We could save you thousands. Free quotes 0800 273 6688

Carpenters
CARPENTER, alterations, repairs, rentals, joinery. Ron 410-3261 or 027-484-4267.

021 02015012 NEW Exposed Aggregate same price as plain Drives 26yrs Exp Guar. Free Quote Free Call 0800 222265 021 02214503 Special expose aggregate, same price as plain, budget prices. drives. 021 101 7909 Special expose aggregrate, same price as plain, budget prices, drives 476-6907 CONCRETE. Your job done before Christmas. Excavation Floors, Driveways, Paths, exposed agg, all aspects. Free quote. CONCRETE DRIVEWAYS & footpaths. 1 stop shop excavate, prep, lay & reinstate all types of concrete. For an obligation free quote contact KB Contracting (10yrs exper) Ph 4444248

Fencing Gates & Decks
ALBANY FENCES For all your fencing requirements ph 021 635021 CUSTOM Specialist quality retainers 4431872 DECKS & Fences. in construction of decks, fences, & pergolas. Ph

Carpet Services
021-0222-5412 Dougally Pest & Carpet, deep steam, from $60, free deod, 0800 993 011. ALL CARPET Repairs incl patching, re-stretching & laying, ph 441-7596 CARPET EDGING to MATS 9 Porana Rd, Glenfield 444-9948 Mon-Fr 8-5 Sat 9-12 CARPET LAYER. I specialise in all aspects of carpet laying and repairs. 20 years exper, no job too big or small. Work guaranteed. For a free quote Phone Dave at Kiwi Flooring on 021-992-292 or 482-3793.

Panelbeating
MOBILE RUST Surgeon w.o.f. rust.Excel rates. Testing station approved. Free quote. Brendan 4433315/021 411521 RUST DOCTOR is at Action Panelbeaters Glenfield for all W.O.F rust repairs. Tel 444-8851

Brick & Blockwork
BLOCKWORK, Foundations, Retaining Walls, Footings, Piling. Avail now. 444 9830

FENCES 25+ yrs expertise: Fencing, Decks, Retaining Walls, Concrete Work & Stairs Ray 021 963-170, 414-5664

Lawncare
021-02955344 Or FREE PHONE 0800 669 687 Same day Mow. Local Operator. 444-7753 Albany/Glenfield Lawnmowing, hedge trimming. Quality jobs and same day service. Ph. Tony now.

SANDERS PREMIER
Fencing, trellis, decks, pergolas Phone for free quote and advice.

Building Services
021 02214503 Additions/ Alterations, decks, fences, Budget prices.

Concrete Cutting
CUTTING & Drilling Prompt & reliable. Quotes, 25 yrs exp. Ph Alf 4861 785 or 0274 939 449

Handyperson Services
443-7213 1 call does it all. Repair & maintenance, experience.

Paving
A COMPLETE paving and repair service. Free quote. Colin 443-6604 or 021-727207

Phone 444-9455

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Garage Sales

Paving
For residential and commercial paving and concrete call Auckland Paving & Concrete Services Ltd. Trading for more than 25 years. For quotes: 09 571 0166, Bill 021 925 983, Bruce 021 581 504, email info @aucklandpaving.co.nz.

Roofing & Spouting
CAMELOT ROOFING Roof Coatings, New & Re-roofing, Moss Treatments, Repairs/ Leaks, Wall Cladding & Spouting, Warranties Apply, Free Roof Inspections. Ph. 478-5636.

Tree Services
ALL TREE REMOVAL, trimming, mulching & stump grinding. 20yrs exper. Full Insurance. Free quotes. Ph 444-3989.

Household Help Wanted
HOUSEKEEPER Wanted. Devonport area, 3 hrs a week, please call 445 7165

Wanted to Buy
A BETTER CASH Deal for your furniture, beds and whiteware in good condition. From single items to houselots and estates. PH 480 6400 All household goods, incl whiteware, furniture, estates, houselots. Ph Mark 444-5114.
estates, houselots, beds, fridges, lounge suites, dining suites etc. Phone Transit Traders 480-9300 or mobile 0274-798-942.

Garage Sales
BIRKDALE 144 Verbena Rd, Sat 12th Dec, not before 8am. Get in quick for Christmas. Furniture, clothes, bric-a-brac Devonport 17 Merani St, Sat 8am. Kids/adults clothes, toys, bedding, h/hold, general. DEVONPORT. Bumper Garage Sale. Clearout. Nothing over $1. 7 Beaconsfield St, 8am Sat Dec 12th. Lots of bargains! END OF FRIESTON RD, Milford, Garage Sale Sat 12 /12, not before 8.30am, kids toys & clothing, ladies designer clothing, antiques & collectables, portable massage table, crockery & kitchen, electrical, almost new dog carrier & safety seat, furniture, climbing frame, shopping trolley on wheels & lots more Forrest Hill 37 Knightsbridge Dr. Sat 12, 7am-11am, comptr, VCR, etc. GLENFIELD 12 Theban Pl, Sat 8am. Christmas gifts, baby linen & lots more cloths. Glenfield 1/39 Brunton Pl Sat 8.30am - 11am. Plenty of stuff all must go. GLENFIELD 3/1 Elliott Ave, Sat 8am. Bits and pieces, heaps of stuff. GLENFIELD 49 Neal Ave, from 12pm -2pm. Sat 12 Dec. Household effects. GLENFIELD 51 Park Rd, Sat 12th, 7amr. 2 man canoe, new gazebo, heaps more Glenfield 65 Chartwell Ave. Sat/Sun, 6.30am. Old & new items, clearance, everyday different, many $1 $2 bargains

#A1 TREE LTD
Qualified Arborists Felling/Dismantling/ Pruning Stump Grinding Hedge Trimming, Bamboo Removal Tree Reports Ph: Brent 4731050 or 0800 999889
A1 SURE SERVICE all aspects of tree and hedge work. Phone 446 1258, 021 175 8660 TREE CARE SERVICES Trees pruned or removed. From the small to the most difficult & dangerous. Call the Professionals. Ph 415-7576. TREE hedges cut, pruning, chipping stumping no tip fee, Pensioner discount. On the coast since 1985 Ph Richard /Rob 478-2872/ 444 7337. TREE PROBLEMS Available for all tree work. arborists reports and consulting, firewood, stump grinds. FREE QUOTES. Call Alasdair: 027 272 7745 or office: 444 4248

Pest Control
FLIES, FLEAS Cockroaches, Ants, Rats. Prompt service. Ph Brian 480-5830

ROOF LEAKS
Repairs / Maintenance Tiles/ Iron 7 days, 38 yrs exper.

Child Care
BABYSITTING Mature kindy teacher avail Fri, Sat evenings. $15 per hr. ph Heather after 6pm on 4834650 Before School care required. 7am - 8.30am with School Drop off in Glenfield area. After hrs ph 443 6505 KINDERHAVEN 81 Stanley Rd, Glenfield. Hrs 7:15am to 6:00pm. Ages 2-5 years. Ph 444-9154. MONTESSORI HILLCREST Our small exclusive centre offers a wonderful holistic education, fun and lots of love. Enrolments now open for 2010, Government subsidies avail. Ph Debbie 480-9663 Qualified Nanny with parenting/PA experience, seeking new after school care role for 2010. Avail from 2.30pm onwards.Ph 478 0253

THE PALMS 30 Tyrico Cl Sat 12th, start 8am. Household items, clothes, shoes, toys & much more. TORBAY 19A Danbury Dr, Sat 12, 8am. Furniture, clothes, laundry, kids gear. TORBAY 46 Toroa St, Sat 7am. Kitchenware, books, excell cond toys, clothes, great stuff, bargains galore

ALWAYS

BUYING

Call The Roof Plumber

Plasterers
0212560607/4897928 All Aspects 20yrs exp. Immediate Start. Big or Small Jobs Done. 021 666 363 or 419-8000 Small, large, skimming, top qual, honest, low price, low dust, 20 yrs exp, Immed start. A BEST plaster wall board, skim coat, spec, small job ok Ting 027-3731010, 8189538 AA PLASTERER Urgent Jobs OK. Fixing, Stopping, & Skim. 444-0470 or 0274-900-733 ALL ASPECTS of ext solid plastering. Internal plastering full skim coat, no sanding, superior finish. Qualified tradesmen. Ph Plaster Works 021-540950 or 448-5005 BETTER PLASTERING experienced quality and reliability phone now for a free quote Brendon 021-244-8841 Interior Plastering quality work honest & reliable Ph Paul 449 2250 - 021 0369182

Ph 027 631 5085
www.leaderroofing.co.nz 6315085
SLATE'N'TILE ROOFING, all aspects, work guaranteed. Call 021 201 3089 www.247roofing.com

Garage Sales
104-A, Arran Rd, Bowns Bay. Sun 13 Dec, 8.30am. Beds, Household items & more. 131B Glamorgan Dr, Torbay. Sat 12th Dec, 8am-12pm. Beds, tv, couch & other household goods. 214 Birkdale Rd, Birkdale. Sun 13, 8am. Fridge x 3, toys, household, books & more. 2/169 Stredwick Dr, Torbay. Sat 12, Not before 8am. Whole House lot. All must go. 41 A, Prospect Tce, Milford. Clothing, Named brands, Boss & RalphL. All at low low prices. Everything must go! Sun 13, 9 - 10am. 1 hour only. 841 BEACH RD Browns Bay, Lots of variety, Sun 13th Dec from 9am. Albany 118 Albany Heights Rd. Tools galore, chain saws, electrical & plumbing gear, sgle phase & 3 phase motors, speakers, shelves bric a brac. ALBANY, 37 Kristin Lane, Sat. 8am, moving overseas, all must go. Furn. Desks, plants, toys, houselots ALBANY 8 Cuthill Close, Sat 12th, 8am -11am. Moving overseas. Plants, pots, weedeater, couch & other items. BEACH HAVEN 1/51 Tramway Rd, Sat 12 from 8am. Clothing & much more. BEACH HAVEN 24 Brigantine Dr, Sat/Sun, 8am-11am. Childrens toys, clothes, furniture, brand new womens clothes, shoes & more. BEACH HAVEN 81 Tramway Rd, Sat 12, 7am. Clothes, toys, household items. BEACH HAVEN Market, Sat 12 Dec, 8am - 1pm. Santa is coming ! Phone Neil 480 8069 BELMONT 6 Egremont St, Christmas, Craft, Clothes, Kids, Fabric, Books, All sorts from 8am. Sat 12 Dec

Rubbish Removals
027-447-8425 For cut price Rubbish Removals. Call Alan for Free quote Ph 476 3411 A1 SURE SHIFT All aspects of waste removal. Stu 446 1258, 021 175 8660. BIN & SKIP Hire. Local & Reliable. 7 Days service. Phone 419-2160.

UNSWORTH Moving Sale, 12 Carl Pl. Sat 12 Dec, 8am. Book cases, garden tools etc. All sorts. No cars up drive. WHANGAPARAOA 4 Clayden Dr, Sat 12th Dec 8am - 12pm moving overseas, house lot, whiteware, kitchen, dinning, toys, appliances, sewing materials.

For Sale

Scaffolding
Scaffolding Hire Multi purpose scaffolding for all jobs. Auckland Mobile Scaffolding 0800 472233. info @aucklandscaffolding.co.nz. www.aucklandscaffolding.co.nz

TreeZone Ltd. Expert Tree Work
Customer focused with very competitive rates and top arborists. For all your tree work needs, consents and reports. Phone today for a free quote.

Cars Wanted
Pensioner requires a car urgently up to $1000. Any make. Contact 021 024 80967 CARS WANTED Cash paid or Sell on behalf R.M.V.T Phone Mike 444 0959 anytime WE PAY cash for vans, 4x4, Truck Utes, dead or alive, up to $2000. Cond apply. For any complete car $250. Cond apply. Ph: 0800 333317 or 021 303903

A PAVING Slab Bargain! From only $4.50 ea! 570 x 285 col choice, non slip 8366882 Bark ' N ' Firewood Bin, 178 Bush Rd. Albany 4159894. Compost, Garden Mix, Lawn Soil, Bark, Scoria, White Chip, Pot Mix, Shell, River Pebble & Boulders, Sand, Punga Logs, Sleepers, Coal, Firewood. Open 7 days. We hire & load trailers or deliver. www.landscapeproducts.co.nz. CHRISTMAS TREES for sale. Christmas Tree Farm, 143 Cosgrave Rd, Papakura. Pine trees. Grand opening Sat 5th Dec. ph. 027 488 4962 FIREWOOD For sale. Pine rings in various sizes, cut 6 mths ago. $20 per average trailer load. Load your own. ph. 4135007 FRIDGES, WASHERS, TVs & more. FREE DELIVERY. Rent from $7 pw. Ph 0800 111313 Frigidaire Fridge/Freezer $100 ono. Ph 4456 989 or 0272 001 703

Plumbers
(09) 441 3442 / 027 321 9746 Cheapest Rates on the Shore. Semi retired plumber pensioner rates. Immed start. GRAEME HART PLUMBERS Craftsmen Plumbers, Gasfitters & Registered Drainlayers. Local Plumbers on the Shore. Ph 09 443 7771

Tiling
ABSOLUTELY Best Tiler, free quotes, prompt start, ph 4106139 or 021-1132513. ALLIED TILING for tiling, waterproofing, Target rated 8/10. Call 0800 275 255 AAA+ Tilers, all jobs quoted free, reg. waterproofer, all work guar 8184699 Kane 0210406224, Jim 0275731344 GOOD TILING. Best price. 31 yrs exp. Free quote. Genio 0210-571-139 or 473-8445

Ph 0800-996-606 www.treezone.biz TV Aerials & Tuning
AA AERIALS Repairs and Installations plus tuning. Free quotes. Ph 0800-835-592. AERIALS & Installations TV tuning outlets & Freeview. All work guar. Free Quotes. Local. Ph Tony 488-6660 All tuning, wiring, repairs to tv, dvd, video, sky, same day. Ph: 416-7429 / 021-14333 80 TV AERIALS Installations, additional tv outlets, tuning Ph Steve 0274-588-571 or 479 - 5918 Digital Dish or UHF aerials, flat screens, wall mounted remote extenders, home theatre installation, extra room outlets, all audio/video needs. Call Glenn (09) 411-8806 (021) 569-161.

GLENFIELD RED CROSS, 450 Glenfield Road. Christmas clearance, fill a bag, clothes, $2 from Sat 12th HILLCREST Unit 1 No.12, Eban Ave, Sat 12, 8am-12. Furn, kitchenwares etc. Huge selection, everything must go. ARAMOANA Ave, Devonport, Sat 12, 8am, Signs out on the day. Bric-a-brac & clothing. MILFORD 15 Ocean View Rd, Sun 13th from 8am, kids stuff, toys etc Murrays Bay 4 Saddleback Rise. Sat 12, 7.30am. Quality household goods, clothing, toys & furniture.

ABSOLUTE PLUMBING SERVICES LTD
• • • • •
All plumbing work Free estimates No call-out charge Licensed plumbers 24 hours / 7 days

Tile & Grout Restoration
Forget Pointless Scrubbing! We Clean, Seal & Re-Colour Tile & Grout Free Quote Ph Steve 0800 347 894 GROUTPRO
TILING & Waterproofing Prof Tiler, High Qual Free Quote Ph Ron 021 0355 358

488 6615, 021-166-8412
ROHLAND PLUMBING PROMPT SERVICE, 24/7 ALL PLUMBING WORK PH: 444-9949 / 482-0749

Pool & Spa
POOL CLEANING Green pools, pump & filter repairs, covers. Ph Bill 021-232-9125

Cars Wanted
NORTHCOTE 39 James Evans Dr, Sat 12 & Sun 13, 7-10am. Baby equipments, buggy, cot, high chair etc. Boys clothes, toys and other household items. NORTHCOTE 50 James Evans Dr, Sat 12th Dec, 8am. Giftware big & small, kids clothes, plants, outdoor goods NORTHCOTE Nutsey Ave, Sat 12th, 8am start, household & assorted goods.
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RAILWAY SLEEPERS, Large
selection assorted prices. We deliver. Ph 636-5256.

Retaining Walls
FAST & EFFICIENT Service, free quotes, tight access no problem. Phone John on 027-289-2241 or 443-6711.

Washing Machine Repairs
APLUS REPAIR SERVICE. Repair all brands of washers, dryers, dishwashers, fridges, stoves. Serve all North Shore Area Phone 929 3768 A SMART REPAIR specialist in F&P smartdrive & Intuitive. F&P and Simpson dryers. Ph 483-9969 or 021-168-7349. Repairs and Service for all F&P appliances. The only authorised service in the area. Ph 0800 372273

Telephone Services
JACK POINTS ADSL, 2nd lines, rewiring, faults. 25 yrs exp. 478 6539/ 0274 156 062

TOPSOIL SCREENED Dry $38 per M3 plus GST ex yard or delivered from $47 per M3 ( bulk rate ) plus GST. Call 0274 994 868 or 09 415 5553. TOP SOIL screened good quality $40per/m. Free del. for 3m loads. Ph 09-4151010 or 0272-830-415 anytime TOP SOIL Total soil supply incl screener & digger hire, Phone 0800 800 866 WASHERS, FRIDGES, TVs & more. FREE DELIVERY. Rent from $7 pw. Ph 0800 111 313

Roofing & Spouting
0800 39 99 99. Spouting & Gutter Cleaning Leaf & Bird Stop leaf guard Spouting repairs & replacements House, roof and driveway cleaning 25 Years experience Phone Patrick for a free quote 30 yrs experience. Advice & free quotes. Roofing, spouting & repairs. Mark 0274-548-096 443-0083 Affordable Gutter Clean, Guard, Roof Treatments. DNA Housewash ABC Gutter Clearing, All PVC repairs/installation, roof-lichen/ Moss Kill; Ph: Andy 482 5220 ACE GUTTER SYSTEMS, clearance & flush, Ph Mark 444 8266, 7 days. ACE ROOFING Specialised in longrun roofing, repairs & spouting. Free quotes. Simon 0800 2237663, 0272-717-929 RE-ROOFING and New. Specialist in long run iron. Ph Todd. Roofing Over Ltd. 0800-007123 or (09) 4223502. REROOFING in long run iron, competitive quote. Ph John Auckland Roofing Ltd 0272943102 or 4825232

Tree Services
021 0269 8351/ 0800 394 394 Baker Tree Services Ltd. All aspects of professional Tree Care. Insurance. Qualified arborists. Since 1990. 027-404-3566 or 4155542 ALL HEDGE TREE WORK. Arborist. CHEAP RATES. 0800-028-732 Tree Brothers Ltd. Tree maintenance & removals. All shapes & sizes. We stump grind anywhere, insured, free quotes. Phone Chris 476-8446 0800-426-791 AUCKLAND TREE MASTERS. Qualified arborists. Fully insured. Hedge & Tree Pruning & removal. Land clearing. Branch chipping. Free quotes. Ph Matt 021-124-6478. 0800-TREELINE Shore-based Tree work wanted big or small Cut, fell, chip trees/branches Hedge removal, hedge lowering Ph Peter Isaacs 0800-87-33-54 1000s OF SATISFIED Customers. Professional tree care & removal. Stump Grinding. Discount rates for Senior citizens. Phone Chris Heaven 4425350

NORTHCROSS 7 Cottam Grove, Sat 12th & Sunday 13th Dec, 9am-3pm. Monster garage sale, household goods, clothes, kids toys etc.

Waterblasting
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POP UP GARAGE SALE New gifts clearance, ex shop + used household items. 1/53 Sea View Rd, Milford, Sat only from 7.30am. TAKAPUNA 41 Manurere Ave Sat 12 from 8am - 11am. Moving overseas. Bargains! Takapuna 43c Karaka St, Sat 12th 7.30am start, furn, h/hold items, clothes, & lots more!

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Deck cleaning & finishing. www.reviveadeck.co.nz Phone Rafe 022 601 6610

Window Cleaning
021-368-371 or 479-1264 AAA Window cleaning, Dec special, Free Quote. Ph David

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TAKAPUNA 7 A. Walter St, from 7.30am. Sat 12. (Please park on road.) Furniture, Homewares, Linen, Kids clothes & toys, Books, Ladies clothing & shoes, Plants & much more.

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GORGEOUS Handsome Lovable snow white male Bichon Frise. Available for breeding. Fees negotiable. Phone Annette 09 476-2543 or 021-207-4748 PUPPIES & Kittens for sale & wanted. Pet & Vet , 31 Shakespeare Rd, Milford. ph 489-6263

Financial Services
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Immigration
IMMIGRATION Contact Robert White (ex immigration officer and licensed adviser) at Robert White Immigration Ltd for assistance with your immigration requirements on 09 476 1522 /021 205 1342 or www.robertwhite.co.nz

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Christmas Church Services
“All welcome” 151 Forrest Hill Road, Forrest Hill. December 20; 9:30 am. VINTAGE CHRISTMAS. For all the family. Lots of carols. December 24; 5:30 pm. SHORTS AND JANDALS. Bring the kids, the baby & grandma. Kid friendly service December 24; 11:15 pm. GOD’S GIFT OF LIGHT. Carols, candles and communion. December 25; 9:30 am. IT’S JUST FOR YOU. Bring Bring the family to start the day right. fam y e right.

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ANGLICAN COMMUNITY CHURCH BIRKDALE / BEACH HAVEN
December 24 - Christmas Eve Service at 11.30pm (Beach Haven Primary School, Beach Haven) December 25, Christmas Day 8am - Holy Communion, (St Peters Chelsea Church, 56 A, Tramway Road,) 10am - Family Service (Beach Haven Primary School) ALL WELCOME Phone Lorraine Lloyd 483 4307

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Friday 11 December Sunday 13 December SUNDAY SERVICES

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CHRISTMAS SERVICES
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• Best Freshly-Cut Trees • Reasonable Prices • Huge Selection • Indoor, Fast, Easy Choice • 25 years of Friendly Family Service • Open 7 Days 8am-8pm

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KIWI HOMESTAY WANTED
FROM 3rd JANUARY UNTIL 27TH FEBRUARY, 2010 FOR SHORT TERM KOREAN STUDENTS;

Go therefore & make disciples of all nations
10.00am: Worship & Communion Service SPEAKER: EVANGELISM MINISTRY TEAM Children’s Equipping Ministry for children from age 0 to Year 9 6.30pm: Worship Service SPEAKER: PETER WHITCOMBE Ephesians Exposition Continued
Northcross Intermediate School, Sartors Avenue, Northcross Visit: www.jesusfirst.org.nz or Phone Church Office: 442 2530

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PUBLIC NOTICE
Sections 9(4), 16(2), 18(3), 31(3), 39(2), 41(3), 55(3), 62(2), 64(3), and 76(4) Sale of Liquor Act 1989
Hendrik Lombard, 185 Stapleford Crescent, Browns Bay, Auckland, has made application to the District Licensing Agency at North Shore City for the grant(or renewal )of an OFF-Licence in respect of the premises situated at 74 Clyde Road, Browns Bay, Auckland known as The South African Kaffee. The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is Bottle Shop. The days on which and the hours during which liquor is sold under the licence are Monday to Sunday 7am-11pm. The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the North Shore District Licensing Agency at Enviromental Services, Level 1, 521 Lake Road, Takapuna. Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 10 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Agency at North Shore City Council, Private Bag 93500, Takapuna.

REAL ESTATE AGENT AUTHORITY
Section 39, Real Estate Agents Act 2008 I, Choong Hwan(Chris) Lim, 185 Forrest Hill Road, Forrest Hill, Auckland am applying to the Registrar of the Real Estate Agents Authority for an agent's licence under section 38 of the Real Estate Agents Act 2008. Any person who wishes to object to the granting of a licence to the applicant must give notice of the objection to the Registrar not later than 14 days after the date of the second publication of this advertisement, which is 15th December 2009. The notice of objection must include a statement of the grounds on which the objection relies. Further details on grounds and other requirements for making an objection can be f o u n d a t www.reaa.govt.nzor contact the Real Estate Agents Authority on 0800forREAA (0800 367 7322).

CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW
BROWNS BAY RECREATION CENTRE BUTE RD
Sat Dec 12th, 9.30am - 3pm Free Entry
Enquiries phone Dianne on 0274 434 085

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New direction for Heat
The Harbour Heat have signalled their intent months from the start of the domestic basketball season with confirmation of a new coach and marquee signing. New Zealand Breakers assistant coach Judd Flavell will take the reins at Harbour as the two Shore-based organisations forge closer ties. And in a major coup the Harbour Heat have secured the services of Breakers centre Rick Rickert for 2010. Harbour Basketball chief executive Steve Dally says the signings are a clear indication of Harbour’s aspirations for the upcoming season. “This is us putting a line in the sand and saying we are serious about winning the NBL,” says Dally. “While we have made the play-offs for some years we have just lacked that little bit of quality to go all the way. With Rickert leading our front court I think we have the type of player with the personality to lead the team and inspire those around him, hopefully to a championship.” And Dally is equally optimistic about Flavell’s appointment. “In Judd I think we have signed a young but potentially very good coach – one who has huge experience as a player and under the tutelage of Andrej Lemanis at the Breakers.”

IN BRIEF
Basketball
Takapuna Normal Intermediate’s top basketball team are enjoying a dream run. After being crowned Harbour champions and beating eight other zonal qualifiers for the Auckland title, Takapuna Normal crowned their season with a hard-fought Harbour Intermediate League 1 grand final win over Northcross. Studded with five Harbour representatives the bulk of the team will now disband and move on to basketball giants Westlake High and Rangitoto College.

Rugby
Four North Harbour players have been selected for a Blues wider training group for the 2010 Super 14. Michael Reid, James King, Michael Harris and Jack McPhee are among 35 players called up across New Zealand’s super rugby franchises. For King, Harris and McPhee it is their first exposure to super rugby.

Running
Devonport’s Maureen Lyell competed for New Zealand with success at the Xterra world trail running championships. Lyell won the 45 to 49 age group 12-mile race in Oahu, Hawaii, in an impressive time of 1.51:48. The feat is even more impressive after Lyell suffered a major head injury in a cycling accident earlier in the year.

Heating up: Breakers centre Rick Rickert will front for the Harbour Heat in next year’s domestic basketball league.
Photo: JASON OXENHAM

It is Flavell’s first senior head coach role. “I am excited about this opportunity and see it as a real challenge,” he says.

“This is new to me but the only way to gain experience is to go beyond what you have done before. I’ll continue to talk to Andrej and seek

him out for advice during the season.” Plans to bring even more signings are already under way with the squad set to be

a healthy mix of young local talent and those with the quality to bring a championship to the Shore for the first time.

Surfer takes water-safe Coach of the year message to school kids award for Bennett
By Lucy Vickers
Professional surfer Ryan Hawker visited Northcross Intermediate where he spoke to students about surfing, water safety and the upcoming world junior surfing championship. Hawker has been the under-14, under-16 and under18 national champion and competed in three world junior championships. The visit is the result of Hawker being keen to spread the water safety message at schools because “110 New Zealanders, on average, drown each year”, he says. “Many of those drownings wouldn’t have happened if they had known how to swim.” Hawker, aka Ryza, says it’s important to respect the water because a rip can happen anywhere, and that it’s not just at wild beaches like Piha that people need to take care. Even seemingly calm beaches, including those on the North Shore, can be treacherous, he says. The ISA world junior surfing championship will be held at Piha between January 20 and 28 and Surfing New Zealand is expecting more than 300 competitors from 30 countries. Hawker, a Piha local, says he is disappointed that at 18 years of age he is too old to compete at his home beach in the 2010 event. Mahurangi College’s Rahiri Bennett has been named North Harbour’s volunteer coach of the year. Before Bennett, basketball was non-existent at Mahurangi College. But the sport has grown so quickly that he now voluntarily coaches four teams. The win entitles him to an all-expenses paid trip to Sparc’s coaching conference in Wellington next year. This year more than 450 nominations were received for the 2009 Sparc volunteer awards with nominees vying for three categories – general, student and lifetime (more than 25 years’ involvement). Student coach of the year is Rangitoto College’s Jess van Dort, after she gave up her own time to take charge of Murrays Bay School’s year 6 netball team. Lifetime honours went to Mary Dawkins, an equestrian coach from Waitemata District Pony Club. A volunteer for 37 years Dawkins not only fulfils the role of coach but is the club’s coaching co-ordinator. Other nominees who were highly commended were Junior Kapi (league), Linda Hopper (netball), Daymon Shack (cycling), Ian Jones (various), Bevan Abraham (netball), Guy Kawe (softball), Stephanie Bedford (netball), Hannah Wilson (miniball), Max Dick (lawn bowls). Visit harboursport.co.nz for more information on the awards.

Swimming
Long Bay College student Daniel Holt has returned from Brazil with precious metal. The visually impaired swimmer won 400m freestyle bronze at the IPC world short course championships in Rio de Janeiro. Carmel College’s Rebecca Dubber just missed out on a podium place, finishing fourth in the 100m backstroke.

SPORTS
Has anyone in your club or school done exceptionally well? Have you got an event coming up you want to tell our readers about? Please try to give us plenty of notice if your news or event is time sensitive. Photographs are also welcome. They should be of good quality and preferably digital jpeg images. We also plan to feature North Shore sports clubs and organisations over the coming months. Call sports reporter Simon Plumb on 4868862, email: nssport@ snl.co.nz.

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Jury in a class of her own at NSW champs
Surf’s up: Ryan Hawker, nicknamed Ryza, with Northcross Intermediate students Bianca Sansom and Josh Mittendorff.
With reputedly some of the hardest waves to be found anywhere in the world, Piha is recognised as the birthplace of surfing in New Zealand. It was at Piha beach – 50 years ago in 1959 – that two visiting American lifeguards, Rick Stoner and Bing Copeland, took to their boards to become the first to surf New Zealand’s waves. Star North Shore swimmer Alannah Jury dominated the New South Wales open water championships. Jury, 18, took out both the 5km and 10km titles at the Sydney International Rowing Centre in Penrith. In a class of her own Jury won the 5km by more than 40 seconds in a time of 1:00:58. She was also totally dominant in the 10km race, winning by more than two minutes in 2:04:46. Kiwi teammates Charlotte Webby finished second to Jury in the 10km in 2:06:57 while Georgia Hind was third in the 5km. Jury came into international prominence this year when she placed 13th in the 10km world championships.

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220
295

6 Drawer Tallboy 6 Drawer Dresser with Mirror

$

289
M

$

469

AN

C U FA T U R E
RS

5

year

W

A R R A N TY

3 Drawer Bedsider

LEATHER

100%

9 was $ 249

$

99
BEST PRICE

AUSTIN Corner Chaise This contemporary corner suite offers soft seating for extra comfort and represents great value. Available in Black, Chocolate & Coffee colours. 100% Genuine Leather.

weekly from $18.09

$

2199
3 Drawer Bedsider
SCOOP BUY

GEM 3 FOLD FOAM CAMP MATTRESS

Bella
180 x 105cm

SAVOY CHAIR This occasional chair is
ideal for extra seating in any room. Available in a range of fabrics. SCOOP BUY from
65

62

Newton
6 Drawer Chest
SCOOP BUY

$

79.90 ea
CANVAS OUTDOOR BEANBAG
M
AN
C U FA T U R E

$

399

$
ea

299

ea

$

99

ea

RS

5

$
CHILDREN’S CHAIRS

68

ea

Solid timber contemporary styled dining set includes 180 x 105cm dining table and 6 PU upholstered dining chairs.

BEST PRICE

year

W

A R R A N TY

NZ MADE

weekly from $8.39
7 PIECE SET

Farmhouse

BOOKCASE RANGE
SIZE 1200 x 900 1500 x 900 1800 x 650 1800 x 900 2000 x 1000 2100 x 1200 680 x 1800 PRICE $279 $299 $289 $329 $359 $399 $299

$

999
NZ MADE

$
Bar Stool

169

GEM FOAM
125mm thick quality
foam mattresses are not only affordable but offer great comfort. Ideal for kids room or holiday sleepovers.

LOW 
SLEEP MAX

everyday

ea

Queen

$

299
BEST PRICE

Available in light wood or dark walnut stain.

5 INCH MATTR ESS Single King Single Double Queen $89 $129 $129 $139

Queen

$

139
$219 $199 $179

Bookcase 210 x 120cm

Bookcase 68 x 180cm

$

399

$

299
Single

Tribeca
$
SCOOP BUY

Queen

$

79

BEST PRICE
ea

249

Botany
Solid NZ Pine. Sturdy fixed slat support system.

The Sleep Max Mattress offers comfort and support at an entry level price. Featuring the bonnell spring system with multi-level comfort layers.
Mattress only

$ $

249

Double King Single Single

Queen
Mattress sold separately

349

Mattress sold separately

Single King Single Double Queen Queen Pillow Top

$199 $229 $259 $299 $449

Normal FNL criteria and $45 booking fee apply. Minimum Purchase of $499 applies. From no deposit, however if deposit is required it is payable on entering the Credit Sale Agreement. No compulsory insurance if goods are already insured. Interest rate of 19.75% applies on balance at expiry of any interest free and/or deferred period. Interest Free and Deferred term promotions apply for the term outlined within current advertising material. Accessories are not included in the price of furniture unless otherwise stated. Colours instore may vary to those pictured. Target apologises in advance if any item advertised is sold out during the promotion. All prices include GST. Target reserves the right to amend any misprints or errors contained within this advertisement. *Weeklys are calculated on 12 Months Interest Free with 36 Months to pay and include CPI Insuranace. Offers expire 5.30pm 16.12.09

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