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New beginnings: Parks manager Mark Bowater with two prospective seedlings for One Tree Hill. Six pohutukawa and three totara trees are being grown as possible candidates for the replanting.
                                                                                                                                                                                             Photo: JAY FARNWORTH

Still seeds of doubt
By RHIANNON HORRELL               Tree Hill contains a total of      nine trees to be used have not    Makaurau, which would still        reach a conclusion to treaty             She says a number of
                                  nine trees – six pohutukawa        specifically been chosen.’’       provide public access.             grievances.                            pohutukawa seedlings were
IT COULD be a another year        and three totara,’’ parks man-        But Mr Bowater says no           The Maori name for the             ‘‘The delays are usually             growing at the base of the
before None Tree Hill             ager Mark Bowater says.            additions to the summit will      mountain is Maungakiekie.          around when the Crown is               tree that had nestled between
becomes One Tree Hill again         ‘‘The eventual aim is for        be made until Treaty of Wai-        Ngati Whatua spokesman           willing and ready to enter a           the roots.
– or maybe even Many Tree         one suitable tree to become        tangi      settlements      are   Ngarimu Blair says his             settlement. The sooner the               ‘‘There’s something very
Hill.                             prominent on the summit as         resolved.                         group’s position is the same       better.’’                              special about those particular
  Yesterday marked 10 years       per the goals of the One Tree         ‘‘Negotiations between the     as it has been for the past 10       Newly-elected Auckland               pohutukawa. They were
since    Auckland’s      iconic   Hill management plan. The          Crown and Auckland region         years.                             councillor and former mayor            there on that day.
monterey pine was removed         initial grove planting offers      iwi have reached an agree-          ‘‘We      will     consider      Chris Fletcher recalls the day           ‘‘It was also very moving to
after an attack in 2000 left it   the best chances of future         ment in principle stage but       replanting     once     treaty     the tree was removed.                  see the people who came up
in a precarious state.            tree survival on such a harsh      still need to be fully resolved   settlements      have     been       ‘‘It was a really traumatic          the mountain on that morn-
  A replanting on the             planting site.’’                   and passed through Parlia-        settled.                           decision but the advice from           ing.
mountain’s summit is a hotly        Mr Bowater says potential        ment, which may take a year         ‘‘Maungakiekie and its loss      the officers was that it was             ‘‘It’s time for a new begin-
contested issue and the Auck-     replacements have been eco-        or longer.’’                      was a major issue for us. It’s     unsafe. Just as Auckland is            ning. There have been
land City Council has been        sourced from parent trees in          The agreement would see        premature for these sorts of       known as the City of Sails             delays,’’ she says
raising potential replacement     the vicinity of One Tree Hill.     ownership of the city’s 11 vol-   discussions.                       and for Rangitoto, it was                ‘‘I hope there will be a
trees in a secret location.         ‘‘These trees range in size      canic cones transferred to a        ‘‘Hopefully we will have an      known for One Tree Hill. It            replanting at an appropriate
  ‘‘The approved planting         from small 20cm cuttings to        new iwi collective called Nga     agreement signed in autumn.        was with a heavy heart I               time with the blessing of
plan for the summit of One        over three metres. The actual      Mana Whenua o Tamaki                ‘‘We’re working hard to          authorised the removal.’’              everyone.’’

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Puppies pinched from store

HELP is needed to track
down a pair of brazen dog-
nappers who made off with
three small puppies last
  Onehunga Pet and Vet
Supplies manager Angela
Taliai was alone in the Prin-
ces St shop when the theft
  ‘‘Two guys came in. My
mother breeds the dogs and
she likes people to pat them.
They walked up to the pups
and one of them picked one
  ‘‘They asked me how old
they were and then he picked
up the second one. I knew it
was bizarre and I was about
to ask them to put them
  ‘‘The guy had two in his
hands,’’ she says.
  ‘‘They didn’t look like the
type to pick up purse puppies.
As I went to move they ran
for it and a car was waiting
outside. That was it. They
were gone.’’                      Rare breed: Two of the three
  Mrs Taliai says the three       puppies taken are pomeranian
puppies taken are worth           and papillon crossbreeds and
$1000 to $1500 each. Two of       the third is a Japanese spitz
them are described as             papillon cross. The owners of
10-week-old pomeranian and        Onehunga Pet and Vet Supplies         Puppy pinchers: These two men are being sought by police after they took three young puppies from the Onehunga Pet and Vet Supplies
papillon crossbreeds and the      are seeking their safe return.        store on October 19.
third was an eight-week-old
Japanese spitz papillon cross.      ‘‘They’re my mum’s puppies          ment. The trust has been               help to identify the offenders.    Someone will know who they       cap, while the other man was
  Two of the dogs are grey        and she is down and                   broken.                                   ‘‘Who would steal a puppy       are.’’                           wearing black shorts, a grey
and black and the other is        depressed. It’s taking a toll.’’        ‘‘We don’t believe in locking        like that?                            Mrs Taliai says the           top with a white t-shirt
white and fawn coloured.            Mrs Taliai says she has not         the dogs up.’’                            ‘‘If they weren’t stolen to     offenders took off in a white    underneath.
  ‘‘They’re quite unusual,        slept properly since the inci-          She hopes the dogs will be           on-sell      unlawfully,    the    Mazda Familia and the first
they’re like mini German          dent.                                 safely returned because they           alternatives don’t bear think-     two first letters of the num-    ❚ Contact the Onehunga police
shepherd puppies,’’ Mrs             ‘‘It’s the type of shop where       are quite distinctive.                 ing about,’’ he says.              ber plate are AY. One of the     on 634-1064 if you have any
Taliai says.                      we are known for letting kids           Onehunga police senior                  ‘‘It’s brazen, it was done in   men being sought was wear-       information about the theft.Go
  ‘‘It’s not even the money       come in and pet the animals.          sergeant Hirone Waretini is            plain sight and these              ing grey track pants, white      tio to
factor.                           This is a complete disappoint-        calling on the community’s             offenders are obviously cocky.     sports shoes, a dark top and a   view CCTV footage of the theft.

Concerns raised over sale of Tongan residence
The Tongan community is           Advisory Council chairman               Recently, three Tongan               Maka says at this point no         mark and open up unwanted        tomorrow and Mr Maka says
calling for a united voice to     Melino Maka says.                     lawyers put a caveat on the            central communication has          development and subdividing      what is needed is for every-
speak out and show solidarity        ‘‘Apart from the churches,         historical property, claiming          taken place to discuss poten-      in the area.                     one involved to show soli-
against the sale of the royal     our people living in Aotearoa         it is owned by the govern-             tial outcomes.                        ‘‘From where we’re coming     darity. ‘‘It is time for people
Tongan residence in Epsom.        have no other place to relate         ment and belongs to the                   ‘‘If we have some communi-      from Atalanga is a significant   to express their concerns. We
   The property, Atalanga, is     to from a cultural perspec-           Tongan taxpayers.                      cation from Tonga that will        property with a long record of   can’t move forward with
listed with the real estate       tive.’’                                 It is generally agreed the           help. We don’t want to end up      being in the community,’’        things unless they show their
firm Bayleys and tenders for         There is a debate around           property was purchased by              with people getting over-          chairman Dick Bellamy says.      support. The community
its multi-million dollar sale     exactly owns the 1.6 hectare          the late Queen Salote in               emotional about the build-            ‘‘We’d be very sad if this    needs to decide where they
close tomorrow.                   property on St Andrews Rd –           1952.                                  ings.’’                            turned out to be another         stand.’’
   ‘‘There is a historical con-   the Tongan government or its            However, the conflicting                The South Epsom Planning        example of Auckland proper-        It is hoped the sale will be
nection to this place for all     royal family – and why it is          information means the sale is          Group is also concerned the        ties being destroyed.’’          delayed until after Tonga’s
Tongan people,’’ Tongan           suddenly on the market.               looking complicated and Mr             sale will destroy a local land-       Tenders set to close          elections next month.

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Playing Bach on baroque oboes                                                                                                                                                                                                 JazzFest
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              is back
By JANIE SMITH                                           I think it’s one of the greatest
It’s not quite the instrument that                      pieces ever written. I’ve been                                                                                                                                        New generation jazz will be on

would have been used in Bach’s day,                    waiting my whole life to play it.                                                                                                                                      offer from November 1 for
but a slightly more modern version                                                                                                                                                                                            three days of entertainment.
of the baroque oboe d’amore will be                          Oboe player Camille White                                                                                                                                           The Auckland University
heard on stage tomorrow night.                                                                                                                                                                                                School of Music is holding its
   Oboe players Camille White and                                                                                                                                                                                             annual JazzFest with local and
Henry Ward will play two of the                      much time making reeds as they do                                                                                                                                        international artists.
rare instruments in the Auckland                     playing with the orchestra.                                                                                                                                                 The festival features the
Philharmonia Orchestra’s Choral                         ‘‘The weather changes reeds. It’s                                                                                                                                     Auckland Jazz Orchestra
Masterpieces performance of Bach’s                   a lot of work, we are very finicky                                                                                                                                       accompanied by guest vocalist
St Matthew Passion.                                  and detail-oriented.’’                                                                                                                                                   Caitlin Smith, composer and
   The orchestra owns one of the                        Camille has been with the orches-                                                                                                                                     bassist Olivier Holland and
oboes d’amore but the other is on                    tra for a year and Henry, who lives                                                                                                                                      pianist Kevin Field.
loan from the New Zealand Sym-                       in Grey Lynn, has been part of it                                                                                                                                           Special guests include Bex
phony Orchestra.                                     since February.                                                                                                                                                          Nabouta on vocals, Dixon
   The musicians play both the reg-                     ‘‘The music we get to play, like                                                                                                                                      Nacey on guitar, Karika Turua
ular oboe and the oboe d’amore for                   the St Matthew Passion, is incred-                                                                                                                                       on bass and Josh Sorenson on
the piece. Camille has played the                    ible. I’ve been looking forward to it                                                                                                                                    drums.
rare instrument before but it’s                      for many months,’’ he says.                                                                                                                                                 Programme co-ordinator Ron
Henry’s first time.                                     Camille says it’s a rare oppor-                                                                                                                                       Samsom started the event four
   ‘‘I’ve been working on it for about               tunity to play the piece.                                                                                                                                                years ago and says there was
a month, practising. We’ve been                         ‘‘I think it’s one of the greatest                                                                                                                                    an obvious lack of jazz activity
exchanging tips and talking to past                  pieces ever written. I’ve been                                                                                                                                           in New Zealand’s largest city.
teachers,’’ he says.                                 waiting my whole life to play it.’’                                                                                                                                         ‘‘JazzFest has brought out a
   The baroque-style instrument                         Both are excited to be working                                                                                                                                        large and enthusiastic jazz
uses the same fingering system as a                  with principal guest conductor Roy                                                                                                                                       audience from the Auckland
regular oboe but produces a lower                    Goodman, a baroque specialist.                                                                                                                                           community,’’ he says.
pitch. The main difference is a small                   ‘‘The spirit he brings to the music                                                                                                                                      ‘‘The previous years have
tube called a bocal which connects                   and how he brings it alive is really                                                                                                                                     proven so successful that the
the reed to the instrument. The                      exciting,’’ Camille says.                                                                                                                                                school of music has now
oboe d’amore uses a bocal, while                        The concert also features another                                                                                                                                     initiated a Monday night jazz
other oboes do not.                                  rare instrument, the viola da                                                                                                                                            series to satisfy the commun-
   Camille says oboe players have to                 gamba.                                                                                                                                                                   ity’s substantial appetite.’’
make their own reeds from a                             The Auckland Philharmonia’s                                                                                                                                              The festival kicks off at the
material similar to bamboo. ‘‘We                     performance of Bach’s St Matthew                                                                                                                                         Maidment Theatre, 8 Alfred St
spend many hours finessing reeds.’’                  Passion is on tomorrow night at                                                                                                                                          in the city.
   The Sandringham resident says                     8pm at the Auckland Town Hall.                                                                                                                                              Doors open at 7pm for a
each reed is unique and different                    ❚ Tickets are available from www.                                                                                                                                        7.30pm start.
ones need to be created for different       or by phoning 357- Rare instruments: Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra oboe players Henry Ward and                                                        ❚ See www.maidment.auckland.
types of music.                                      3355. Go to for more Camille White will play the oboe d’amore in Bach’s St Matthew Passion.                                                       or call 308-2383.
   Henry says they spend almost as                   information.                                                                                 Photo: JASON OXENHAM

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Film festival reveals real India                                                                                                                                              Berry nice

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the Diwali festival of lights, India’s                                                                                                                                           Mercy Hospice Auckland is
biggest cultural celebration.                                                                                                                                                 holding its festival on Novem-
   Tag-lined ‘‘cinema that makes                                                                                                                                              ber 3 at QEII Square outside
you think’’, the film festival aims to                                                                                                                                        the downtown Westfield mall
give Kiwis a look at parallel cinema                                                                                                                                          and will be selling bowls of
– India’s sector of art-house movies                                                                                                                                          strawberries and icecream.
which are often overshadowed by                                                                                                                                                  It will kick off at 8am and
the world famous Bollywood genre.                                                                                                                                             the hospice aims to sell more
   Organiser Ravi Kambhoj says                                                                                                                                                than 2000 servings of donated
this is a perfect way for the public to                                                                                                                                       Phil Greig Strawberry Garden
get an insight into the rich culture                                                                                                                                          strawberries and Tip Top
and history of India.                                                                                                                                                         icecream.
   ‘‘Bollywood is what the western                                                                                                                                               These will be served up by
world knows India’s cinema indus-                                                                                                                                             volunteers from supporting
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ema.’’                                                                                                                                                                           Mercy Hospice chief execu-
   Mr Kambhoj says the festival,                                                                                                                                              tive Jan Nichol says: ‘‘The
supported by Diwali co-organiser                                                                                                                                              Strawberry Festival is a great
the Asia New Zealand Foundation,                                                                                                                                              opportunity to celebrate spring
is timed to open at the same time as                                                                                                                                          by living in the moment and
the festival of lights because both                                                                                                                                           enjoying the simple pleasures
events are a celebration of Indian                                                                                                                                            in life, like a bowl of straw-
culture.                                  Cultural insight: The film The White Elephant, which follows the story of a poor man who goes on a life-changing experience,        berries and icecream, with
   ‘‘It is an opportunity to not only     is part of the Yes India Film Festival.                                                                                             friends and family.
celebrate and indulge in the sights,                                                                                                                                             ‘‘All money raised from the
sounds, tastes and colour of the fes-        As well as the film festival,          Asia New Zealand wanted was to             bangra dancers – a popular Indian              day will go towards the deliv-
tival of lights, but to enjoy an          highlights include international          bring it out for everyone to see and       style of dance.                                ery of our services, which we
intriguing mix of Indian films made       music and magician acts, art              take part in.’’                            ■ Diwali, hosted by the Asian New              provide free to Aucklanders
outside the Bollywood mould.’’            exhibitions, dance competitions,             Ms King says overall, she is            Zealand Foundation and the Auck-               who need them.’’
   Diwali will take place during this     fireworks and food.                       pleased with how Diwali is being           land City Council, takes place on                 A bowl of strawberries and
weekend.                                     Foundation spokeswoman Jenni-          taken to heart in New Zealand.             October 30 and 31 at Aotea Square,             icecream will cost $5 and this
   Held at Aotea Square, the Aotea        fer King says Diwali is to India             The Yes India Film Festival will        Aotea Centre and The Edge. Events              year’s collectable strawberry
Centre and The Edge, it is a festival     what Christmas is to New Zealand.         open tomorrow with a World Vision          are free.                                      angel Christmas decoration
marking the new year and                     ‘‘It’s been celebrated in New Zea-     fundraising evening, screening a           ■ The Yes India Film Festival is on            will be on sale for $10 along-
celebrating the triumph of light          land for as long as there’s been          film about the making of Mahatma           until November 3 at Rialto                     side other strawberry treats.
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Are road planners around the bend?
Already a law unto them-                                                                               dict against the horse breeder     obvious question: What sort         This addition, he wrote,
selves, roading engineers are                                                                          who killed his wife with a         of justice is that?              gave selectors ‘‘the greatest
getting an even worse repu-                                                                            shotgun.                              The law industry has an       collection of sheer backline
tation.                                                                                                   The quote came from the         old saying: Justice delayed is   talent that has ever been at
   Remember the shambles on                                                                            police head of the inquiry. On     justice denied.                  the All Blacks’ disposal’’.
the toll road north when it                                                                            average, one New Zealand              This interminable delay          Oh, really.
opened as if to a roll of drums                                                                        woman is killed by her part-       could be seen as fitting per-       At which point I leaned
closely followed by the                                                                                ner or ex-partner every five       fectly into that category.       into my bookcases and
revving of stationary engines      ‘‘go’’ and ‘‘stop’’ signs could   letter descriptions of the        weeks.                                Can the system find a rep-    opened up past teamings in
and      the    grumbles      of   pick well in advance what         hold-ups and the designers           Two more facts from a jus-      resentative jury able to shut    1924.
gridlocked drivers. Remem-         would happen if the old two-      who produced them.                tice system coping with a log-     their normal life away for          I remember how my father
ber too the computer system        way bridge stayed.                   ‘‘We’re redesigning the        jam of cases.                      that long?                       used to rave about this line-
which had gremlins.                   It did and they were right.    merge’’ is the official answer.      One report suggests the            Just as importantly, how      up against Wales – who else?
   It was probably the only        The barrels of taxpayer cash         Plus one of those state-of-    hearing of the murder charge       many less spectacular cases      We won 19-0: George Nepia,
roading project intended to        that went into that brain-        the-art throwaway lines: ‘‘We     following the death and dis-       will be on hold while top        Jack Steel, Bert Cooke, K S
clean up traffic flows where       storm did what the road-          didn’t forecast this conges-      membering        of    Carmen      counsel are booked into that     (Snowy) Svenson, Mark
the minister heading there to      users predicted – it simply       tion.’’                           Thomas is unlikely to begin        one court room for so long –     Nicholls, Neil McGregor,
cut the tape was late –            moved the traditional hold-          I would have thought cor-      before early 2012. That’s          thus spreading potential         Jimmy Mill.
because of traffic gridlocks.      ups a few hundred metres          rect forecasting was one of       right, not next year but the       injustice even further?             Nepia, 19, played all 32
   As if that wasn’t enough,       north.                            the necessities.                  year after.                           And what do you bet that      matches on the Invincibles
further north near the Wark-          If you went through for this      Further into their expla-         Worse than that. You            Tame Iti or his fellow accused   tour, Jack Steel, New Zea-
worth exit – which has world       holiday weekend and had           nation were those terrible        remember the dramatic              argue for part or all of         land sprint champion, Bert
record status among the            delays and blood-pressure         two words ‘‘ramp signals’’.       armed police raids in Tuhoi        proceedings to be in Maori or    Cooke, Mark Nicholls, both
worst in the developed world       problems as a result tell me      Does anyone out there share       country under the Terrorism        at least be translated into te   among the greatest of all time
– the design engineers have        about it.                         the designer’s belief that they   Suppression Act.                   reo?                             (and I named my second son
done it again.                        But it seems such stuff-ups    help drivers more than the           You’re excused if you don’t        Think how long that will      Mark after him. I can still see
   Construction teams have         are not limited to the north of   old, easy-to-follow ‘‘merge       remember – they were on            take.                            my son’s rapt expression
laboured mightily and forever      our brand-new, not-so-super-      like a zip’’ system?              October 15, 2007. Well, do                     ★ ★ ★                when I introduced them to
– by my count about as long        city.                                You’ve got to have reflexes    you remember Helen Clark?             So footie has changed in      each other), Jimmy Mill,
as it took to build the               The Manukau Courier’s ace      like a GP driver to get the       She was PM? Eighteen people        the last decade along with its   ranked with the best, Snowy
pyramids – and have widened        gridlock detectors have           jump and use them.                were arrested and charged.         rules and the various            Svenson and Neil McGregor
the road to four lanes.            logged problems on the new           One woman driver I heard          A year later further            incentives that big money        good enough to play with the
   If you’re thinking of hol-      $220 million State Highway        of who didn’t quite achieve       charges were added to the          offers.                          finest.
iday traffic snarl-ups going       20 extension where it links       that was flagged down by the      several hundred already               All of which makes com-          Now that would be a
north that sounds like real        with the southern motorway.       plainclothes police car behind    listed.                            parisons difficult.              match-up.
progress. Until you clear the         Apparently the new grid-       her and given a ticket for           The last prediction I heard        And makes some question-         Got any other combinations
traffic lights and brake hard      locks which traditionally fol-    ‘‘driving through a red light’’   was that the cases would           able.                            you’d like to throw into the
on to an ancient two-lane          low redevelopment have been       – which had flashed on            come to court some time in            This thought came to mind     mix?
bridge which we all thought        driving drivers stark, raving     momentarily with her half-        2011 – the fourth year since       when one commentator rab-
they’d either replace or dupli-    mad.                              way through.                      the event and the charges.         bited on about the inevitable    ❚ To contact Pat Booth email
cate.                                 They’re using publishable         Which they tend to do.         And that it might take four or     selection of league migrant or write care
   Drivers who spent months        words like ‘‘total disaster’’                  ★ ★ ★                more months for a decision.        Sonny Bill Williams as an All    of this newspaper. All replies
working their way through a        and ‘‘the worst in 30 years          Another terrible statistic.       I’m not putting in a plea for   Black. (Now there was a sur-     are open for publication unless
nightmare of men waving            shambles’’ along with four-       This one from the guilty ver-     the accused. Just asking an        prise – not.)                    marked Not For Publication

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Solo artist sings her way to the silver screen
By JANIE SMITH                                                                                                                                                She also wrote more songs during
                                                                                                                                                           the process.
She’s just released her debut album                                                                                                                           ‘‘A couple of songs have had radio
but singer-songwriter samRB has                                                                                                                            play. It’s good to be experiencing
already had a single make it to the                                                                                                                        these things for the first time. Now
big screen.                                                                                                                                                I need to get out and do some gigs.’’
  The Three Kings performer had                                                                                                                               The former maths teacher also
the song Life Has Just Begun, from                                                                                                                         paints and says both creative activi-
her album Seems I Might be                                                                                                                                 ties are like ‘‘pushing the pause but-
Human, picked up by the New Zea-                                                                                                                           ton’’ and create a nice distraction
land film the Insatiable Moon.                                                                                                                             from reality.
  ‘‘It’s been an awesome year for                                                                                                                             The album’s title refers to a
me,’’ she says.                                                                                                                                            realisation she had in her own life.
  The album was partly funded by a                                                                                                                            ‘‘It’s such a cool realisation to
New Zealand Mental Health media                                                                                                                            come to. A lot of things I write about
grant and the single was used as an                                                                                                                        are experiences I’ve made sense of.
anthem at the end of the film.                                                                                                                             At the end of the day, our expe-
  Sam started writing lyrics while                                                                                                                         riences are fully human. When we
at high school but was already                                                                                                                             have really distressing experiences
playing music before that.                                                                                                                                 we can start to feel not human.’’
  ‘‘I was really fascinated by                                                                                                                                Mr Chunn, who was on the selec-
guitars. Any chance I got, I would                                                                                                                         tion panel for the 2009 media
practise or try to copy people. I                                                                                                                          grants, says: ‘‘Sam’s songwriting
taught myself to play.’’                                                                                                                                   skills and the beautiful ambition
  She says creating music isn’t                                                                                                                            that has propelled those songs to
about the outcome for her.                                                                                                                                 reality, makes for a story to be cele-
  ‘‘It’s about the process. I get to                                                                                                                       brated.
lose myself in it.’’                                                                                                                                          ‘‘Against many odds Sam has
  The grant part-funded the                                                                                                                                crawled, knelt and reached until
album’s production and Sam says it                                                                                                                         she now stands tall with a body of
wouldn’t be what it is without the                                                                                                                         work – an album of wonderful,
help of people like well-known                                                                                                                             brave and honest songs – that show
musician Mike Chunn.                                                                                                                                       her to be a major talent.’’
  ‘‘He does such amazing, cool stuff
for New Zealand music. He hooked                                                                                                                           ❚ Sam is on Facebook at
me up with the right producer who                                                                                                                
could do it within the budget and                                                                                                                          113925001972645?v=wall, Twitter
played at the launch. He also          Album debut: Singer-songwriter samRB has released her first album.                           Photo: JASON OXENHAM   at @samRBnz,
hooked me up with the other people                                                                                                                         seemsimightbehuman and the album
in the band.                             ‘‘Special thanks also goes to she finds it tricky to classify it in a   used in the Insatiable Moon and           is available at iTunes and www.
  ‘‘The money was fantastic, but it    Andrew Buckton, who produced and genre.                                   went to the premiere of the film. A limited number of
wasn’t enough on its own to make       engineered the album.’’            ‘‘Some people have described it as       Working in a studio gave her a          copies of the album are also
the album. Without him it would          The songs are about Sam’s folk pop. To me it’s just songs.’’            greater insight into music arrange-       available on CD from samRB, email
have been an EP.                       thoughts and feelings on life and  She was excited to have the single     ment.                            for details.

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Blind support: Carissa Gordon and her three-year-old son Branson will be raising money
for the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind on Saturday.    Photo: JASON DORDAY

Making a blind
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By SARAH MOYES                                  Branson was born at 32 weeks and
                                             Mrs Branson says being blind is the
Underneath it all Branson Gordon is          least of his problems.
just a normal three-year-old boy.               ‘‘The infection gave him scattered
   ‘‘He’s just a boy who has to do things    brain damage throughout his brain.’’
a little differently,’’ mum Carissa says.       This means he’s smaller than the          It’s easy.
   Branson is completely blind.              average almost-four-year-old, and
   On Saturday Mrs Gordon, with her          until medication was sorted he was
son in tow, will be out on the streets       having seizures every few weeks.
collecting money for the Royal New              Mrs Gordon says looking after             Your account details will transfer automatically.
Zealand Foundation of the Blind’s            Branson is different to caring for his
annual appeal.                               three siblings.
   The Greenlane mother-of-four con-            Simple things like eating can be dif-     So sit back, relax and enjoy a glass of water
tracted a parasitic disease called con-      ficult – when Branson dropped food he
genital toxoplasmosis when she was
pregnant with Branson.
                                             used to think it had ‘‘disappeared off
                                             the face of the earth’’.                     at its best – fresh from the tap.
   She is not sure how she became               When getting him to touch things,
infected – she first started feeling         Mrs Gordon can’t hold his hand – she
unwell while holidaying in Fiji at 24        must direct him from the elbow so he’s
weeks gestation.                             in control.                                  Find out more at
   ‘‘I thought I was doing all the right        ‘‘It’s really basic things like that,’’
things,’’ Mrs Gordon says.                   she says.
   It’s possible she contracted the infec-      Blind Week started yesterday and
tion from the soil on unwashed               runs until Monday. This year the foun-
vegetables.                                  dation is celebrating 120 years of ser-
   At 28 weeks the infection was diag-       vice to blind and partially sighted New
nosed. Mrs Gordon and her husband            Zealanders.
were given the option to terminate              To donate visit Mrs Gordon on
because of the extent of brain damage.       Remuera Rd opposite Clonbern St
   ‘‘For us it just wasn’t an option.’’      onSaturday.
10     CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010                                                                                                 NEWS

     Free composting
                                                                                                                                                                            A wake-up call
                                                                                                                                                                            Organisers of a fundraising campaign              nothing, some of the stuff is going to
                                                                                                                                                                            to tackle homelessness are delighted              actually make a difference.’’
                                                                                                                                                                            by its success.                                      Lifewise also provides 47,000 meals
     Auckland City Council offers free composting courses                                                                                                                      The inaugural Lifewise Big Sleepout            a year for Auckland’s homeless and
                                                                                                                                                                            raised more than $95,000 by inviting              marginalised people.
     to its residents. The workshop covers minimising waste,                                                                                                                leading Aucklanders to sleep rough                   General manager John McCarthy
     compost heaps, worm farming and the Bokashi process.                                                                                                                   overnight.                                        says the response to the big sleepout
                                                                                                                                                                               Participant Lou Draper says her                exceeded expectations with more than
     Bokashi is a new method of dealing with food waste that was developed                                                                                                  initial idea of a fun night with just a           60 business and community leaders as
     in Japan and uses bacteria to break down food scraps. The benefits of this                                                                                              bit of discomfort could not have been             well as politicians sleeping on card-
                                                                                                                                                                            further from the truth.                           board in a central city carpark.
     process are that it is fully contained, there is no odour and you get a great                                                                                             ‘‘I got about five minutes’ sleep and             He thanked the participants for
     product for your soil.                                                                                                                                                 sure enough at 4am, it dawned on me               their ‘‘brilliant efforts’’ and encouraged
                                                                                                                                                                            how horrible the situation really is –            them all to come back for next year’s
     Come along and help make a difference for the environment                                                                                                              that people do this for real every night.         event.
     by dealing with your organic waste instead of sending                                                                                                                  It’s pretty upsetting.’’                             ‘‘In the past two years, Lifewise has
     it to landfill.                                                                                                                                                            She says many people find it easier            helped more than 120 long-term home-
                                                                                                                                                                            to run away from their issues rather              less people find homes. Our team of
     Course participants will receive a $20 discount on                                                                                                                     than deal with them.                              social workers work one-on-one with
     any Bokashi bucket, worm farm or compost bin                                                                                                                              ‘‘That’s where Lifewise comes into it.         people who come into our centre for
     purchased on the day.                                                                                                                                                  They have councillors who work at the             meals and support.’’
                                                                                                                                                                            centre who help rehabilitate them into               Proceeds from the event will help
     Bookings are essential as courses fill up quickly.                                                                                                                      homes and help them into education                establish a new hub where the home-
     Phone the Kaipatiki Project Environment Centre                                                                                                                         and jobs,’’ she says.                             less can access housing, welfare, men-
                                                                                                                                                                               ‘‘And coming home to a house full of           tal health and drug and alcohol addic-
     on 09 482 1172 or email                                                                                                                         stuff was actually quite sickening so             tion services.
     to book a course in Auckland city.                                                                                                                                     I’ve decided to give it all away. I have             The Airedale St centre will close in
                                                                                                                                                                            furniture and excess kitchen stuff,               November, when Lifewise opens its
                                                                                                                                                                            clothes and books that Lifewise is pick-          one-stop-shop in Karangahape Rd.
                                                                                                                                                                            ing up for rehabilitated people moving            ❚ Visit or
      Create your own eden composting courses 2010                                                                                                                          into their new homes.                    for more
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12          CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010                                                         NEWS

School holiday change for world cup
By HANNAH SPYKSMA                                                              believes it is not a big deal and is
                                                                               quite pleased it will lessen the
School is back and term four is                                                amount of traffic around the
well under way but this time next                                              school during the cup.
year schools throughout the                                                       But Mt Albert Grammar School
country will still be on holiday.                                              headmaster Dale Burton believes
  The dates for terms have been                                                it was an unnecessary move which
shuffled around to coincide with                                               is too disruptive.
the final of the Rugby World Cup.                                                 ‘‘I don’t know why they had to
  The decision, made by previous                                               do it, there must have been valid
Education Minister Trevor Mal-                                                 reasons but I haven’t heard
lard, is drawing mixed reactions                                               them.’’
from schools.                                                                     Mr Burton says this is an Auck-
  For Kowhai Intermediate, situ-                                               land issue, yet the changes are
ated right next to Eden Park, it is                                            going to affect the whole country.
a welcome change.                                    Dale Burden                  ‘‘Someone in Gore is going to
  ‘‘I think it is a great idea,’’ prin-                                        say, ‘Well how does this affect
cipal Paul Douglas says.                  schooling while they are there. It   me’?’’
  The first term will be two or           doesn’t seem an issue for us and        The schools have had little or no
three weeks longer, pushing third         we’ve had no negative feedback       feedback from parents about the
term holidays back to mid-                about the changes.’’                 changes.
October.                                    Mt Albert Primary School act-         Third term holidays will run
  ‘‘It means kids can get on with         ing principal Sonya Davies also      from October 7 to 25 next year.

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                                                                                                                                                                     Isabella had to wait until she was
                                                                                                                                                                     four before she could join in too.
                                                          at HEARING DIRECT                                                 moves, Spanish dance aficionados
                                                                                                                            young and old are ready to put on a
                                                                                                                                                                        ‘‘Isabella grew up listening to
                                                                                                                                                                     music and she dances because she
                                                                                                                            fiesta performance.                      enjoys it. She wanted to dance when

                                                   827 4457                                                                    Jane Luscombe’s Spanish Dance
                                                                                                                            School is hosting a free concert to
                                                                                                                            showcase the talents of its dancers,
                                                                                                                                                                     she was two-and-a-half,’’ Mrs Ree-
                                                                                                                                                                     ves says.
                                                                                                                                                                        ‘‘I enjoy the music first and fore-
                                                                                                                            with support from the Auckland           most, and the colour and the
                                                                                                                            City Council.                            friendships too. It’s different to a lot
                                                                                                                               Ms Luscombe has been teaching         of dance forms in this country.’’
                                                                                                                            Spanish dance for almost 40 years           Mrs Reeves’ favourite dance is the
        Green Bay                                                                                                           and performs regularly in resthomes      fast flamenco rhythm of the buleria
        64a Godley Rd, Green Bay                                                                                            and at cultural festivals.               because ‘‘it’s quite festive, very
        (next to New World)                                                                                                    She fell in love with dance form in   upbeat, fun and a little bit cheeky.’’
                                                                                                                            1972.                                       Isabella prefers the pasadoble                            YOUR LOCAL HEARING EXPERTS                                          ‘‘When I was a teenager in London     because she gets to use fans.
                                                                                                                            I spotted a Spanish troupe and there        ‘‘Every movement of the fan
                                                                                                                            was just something so exotic about       means something,’’ Ms Luscombe
                                                                                                                            it. It struck a chord with me and I      says.
                                                                                                                            pursued it.’’                               The hour-long concert incor-
                                                                                                                               The music inspires Ms Luscombe,       porates more than 20 items from 16
                                                                                                                            who teaches weekly classes at the St     dancers, who participate in a hobby
                                                                                                                            Barnabas Scout Hall in Mt Eden.          that brings ‘‘joy in their lives,’’ Ms
                                                                                                                               ‘‘The music lets us interpret a lot   Luscombe says.
                                                                                                                            of emotion. I teach the routines but        ‘‘The performance opportunity
                                                                                                                            you can be an individual in it,          gives an edge to what we do. It
                                                                                                                            depending on how you react,’’ she        makes us work hard.’’
                                                                                                                            says.                                       The Spanish Dance Fiesta will
                                                                                                                               ‘‘Once people come along they’re      take place at the Mt Eden War
                                                                                                                            hooked. It’s a great form of exercise    Memorial Hall, 489 Dominion Rd,
                                                                                                                            too.’’                                   Mt Eden at 2pm on Sunday.
                                                                                                                               Dance student Rosalyn Reeve              Entry is free although a donation
                                                                                                                            joined Ms Luscombe’s troupe in           is appreciated.

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14      CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010                                                                                 NEWS

Power pylon a blight on Onehunga skyline
By RHIANNON HORRELL                                           line has been further compromised.          missioner Greg Hill, says the pylon         General       manager      Graham                               ‘‘It’s a facility not just for us but
                                                                 ‘‘This is one more we would prefer       will have a less than minor effect on     Matthews says the operation in                                 for the whole of the power industry.
The Onehunga skyline is now home                              not to see. Surely there is a more          the surrounding environment.              Onehunga is a transmission tower                               It will mean that on windy days,
to another pylon that has sparked a                           appropriate place for it.’’                   ‘‘The power pylon is considered         maintenance and painting business.                             hopefully there will be plenty of
bitter reaction from residents of the                            Outgoing Maungakiekie Com-               characteristic of the surrounding           He says the main function of the                             trained people to turn the lights
area.                                                         munity Board chairwoman Bridget             landscape, given the amount of            tower is for lines maintenance                                 back on.
  The new 25-metre pylon in                                   Graham is also furious.                     existing pylons in the area,’’ it         training.                                                         ‘‘While there is a small visual
George Tce was erected last month                                ‘‘It was a non-notified application      reads.                                      ‘‘There’s issues with elevation and                          downside associated with it, there’s
as a training facility and has been                           with no consultation. Now we have             ‘‘It is considered the pylon will       height. We have to teach people how                            a whole forest of towers out that
given a five-year resource consent.                           a new power pylon. I’m extremely            have positive effects to the wider        to climb around on it. It’s an indus-                          way and it is a light industrial area.
  But the structure has been met                              upset,’’ she says.                          community in ensuring the main-           try where training requirements are                            It’s very difficult to get training
with disapproval from some of its                                She has requested an assessment          tenance and upkeep of Auckland’s          rigorous and strict.                                           done otherwise.’’
neighbours.                                                   of environmental affects from the           electricity infrastructure.’’               ‘‘We can only train on non-                                     ‘‘I do have some sympathy,’’ he
  Onehunga Enhancement Society                                Auckland City Council.                        The pylon is owned by asset             operating assets. Previously we had                            says of residents. ‘‘It is on the sky-
chairman Jim Jackson says the                                    However, the decision to grant           maintenance        company      TBS       to send staff to the South Island to                           line but so is the Sky Tower and
society is disappointed that the sky-                         consent, made by independent com-           Farnsworth.                               train.                                                         people have got used to that.’’

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16          CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010                                                                  NEWS

Cultural awareness through course
Outward Bound and the Human                    culturally     aware,       course           appreciation of other cultures.
Rights Commission are offering                 participants will take part in a               ‘‘I learnt a lot about myself – in
young Aucklanders the chance to                wide range of activities including           particular my strengths and
explore cultural diversity in the              sailing, kayaking and tramping.              weaknesses – and a great deal
new supercity.                                   ‘‘With the advent of the new               about other cultures and eth-
  The fully-funded Southern                    supercity and increased need for             nicities.’’
Cross course is based on Outward               all sectors of the community to                The Southern Cross course runs
Bound’s classic 21-day course, but             work together cohesively, the                from January 31 until February
aims to foster greater understand-             timing couldn’t be better for                20, 2011, and is open to Auck-
ing between different cultures in              encouraging participation in the             landers aged between 18 and 26
the Auckland region.                           Southern Cross course,’’ Outward             from a variety of different eth-
  Human Rights Commission                      Bound chief executive Trevor Tay-            nicities.
race relations commissioner Joris              lor says.                                      The       closing     date     for
de Bres says the course will help                Former Southern Cross partici-             applications is October 29.
develop a multicultural network                pant Finland Tan says taking part
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                                                                                                                                             Mrs Hall’s not complaining though.            leisure.
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                                                                                                                                           worse off than her.                             cation from the government that they
                                                                                                                                             ‘‘At the end of the day you’re just           could previously use to go on a retreat.
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             Your new local board                                                                                                            She is involved with Recreate NZ
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                                                                                                                                           for children and young adults with
                                                                                                                                           special needs and their families.
                                                                                                                                                                                           its rule that this funding now be put
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                                                                                                                                                                                              She says one of the reasons she finds
                                                                                                                                                                                           the retreats beneficial is the oppor-
                                                                                                                                             The Auckland-wide organisation,               tunity to discuss her experiences with
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Signs of the times
By KAREN MANGNALL                  Auckland. ‘‘It couldn’t be in a   $850,000 supercity rebrand-
                                   more fitting position welcom-     ing by the Auckland Transi-
Out with the old cities, in        ing the thousand of visitors      tion Agency.
with the supercity.                who fly into the airport and         Main signs on civic build-
   The supercity’s rebranding      the thousands of Aucklanders      ings, service centres, local
is under way with signs at 86      returning home.                   board offices, libraries, and
sites being replaced before           ‘‘It’s also fitting that the   fleet vehicles will be by
the Auckland Council merger        first sign has been unveiled      November 1.
on November 1.                     in Manukau city, given the           The remaining interior and
   One of the first to go was      support people here have          exterior signs will be changed
the Welcome to Manukau             given me moving forward into      after that.
sign at Auckland airport.          the new era.’’                       Rebranding of street signs,
   Mayor-elect Len Brown              New welcome billboards         parks and public toilets will
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Kings Garden Cafe meets high expectations
Tucked away within the den setting is the Kings been established for have made changes to                                        ‘‘We have put in place
Kings Plant Barn St Garden Cafe.                    many years, over the last ensure the cafe offers the                      the same processes that
Lukes in a peaceful gar-  While the cafe has few months new owners same                 high     quality                      have been instrumental
                                                                              experience as the popu-                         in the success of the
                                                                              lar sister cafes in Kings                       Silverdale cafe,’’ say

                                                     INSIDE THE KINGS PLANT
                                                                              Garden Centre, Porana                           owners Rick and Alex.
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                                                                                 Now the St Lukes                             enjoying the same qual-
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                                          Cnr St Lukes Road and Asquith Ave
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                                                                                 The cafe is already a                           The extensive menu
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                                                                              afield, especially among                        favourites like eggs bene-
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                                                                              setting.                                        weekend       special    of    supplies baking to both           customer service the cafe
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                                                                                                         A poppy for remembering
                                                                                                         By CARLY TAWHIAO
                                                                               Feature                   Some eye-catching colour
                                                                                                         that also captures past
                                                                                                         memories is about to be
                                                                                                         cemented into the Mt
                                                                                                         Albert War Memorial

Career fast forward                                                                                         A large red poppy
                                                                                                         designed and drawn by
                                                                                                         artist Sally Legg is being

for V8 Holden girl                                                                                       transformed

                                                                                                         of senior citizens.
                                                                                                         mosaic artwork to reflect
                                                                                                         the war-time recollection

Maraea Pipi Takoko is a      and heard.                                                                     The project is called A
speed freak, loves V8           ‘‘I felt I had a spiritual                                               Poppy to Remember and
supercars and is a Hol-      connection and that I                                                       was initiated by the
den girl.                    was meant to be here –                                                      YMCA’s Mt Albert Com-
  Her obvious career         sort of like deja vu. I did                                                 munity and Recreation
choice was to be a mech-     feel that I was meant to                                                    Centre manager Robyn
anic and her dream was       go on the aka path and                                                      Brady on behalf of a
to open up a mechanic        on to whatever I wanted                                                     senior programme called
shop catering for female     to – and it has turned out                                                  Never 2 Old.
car owners.                  really well.’’                                                                 The       group    came
  However 17-year-old           Maraea has also con-                                                     together in 2007 to pen        Poppy mosaic: Mt Albert War Memorial Hall will be getting a burst of colour thanks to
Maraea (Ngati Porou,         vinced two friends and                                                      their memoirs in a cre-        a industrious group of senior citizens. From left: Jan Leonard, Jan Crombie, Myra
Nga Puhi) who recently       an aunty to enroll on the                                                   ative writing course.          McKenna, centre manager Robyn Brady, art therapist Sally Legg, Joe McKenna, Helga
completed the Aka bridg-     course.                                                                        This         led       to   Arlington, Mike McGuigan and Auckland City Council community services adviser
ing course at the Tamaki        ‘‘One friend had drop-                                                   incorporating          their   Graeme Dykes.                                                        Photo: JASON OXENHAM
campus of Te Whare           ped out of school and I                                                     stories into a 10-week
Wananga o Awanui-            didn’t want her to be a                                                     mosaic workshop which          member Myra McKenna           as gaining enjoyment by          ‘‘This      art  piece,
arangi was thinking          bum. Another was going                                                      has finished off with the      says. ‘‘It’s a lovely         working with people, the       cemented on to a con-
about her career options.    to do another bridging                Good organiser: As student            red poppy art work col-        crowd.’’                      end result is satisfying.      structed board, will not
  ‘‘I had three different    course that cost $3000 or             representative Maraea has             laboration.                       Mrs McKenna’s hus-           ‘‘Different      talents     only enhance the prop-
things I wanted to do        $5000 so I her dragged                been helping new students.               For most of the group       band Joe agrees.              come up among the won-         erty but remind those
and that was mechanics,      her along.                                                                  it was their first attempt        ‘‘I have really enjoyed    derful people here.’’          who enter the building
early childhood and indi-       ‘‘It’s just been so cool           ommended the Aka                      at creating a mosaic but       it. I think we need more        Ms Brady says the            what     its    namesake
genous policy – some-        watching us all grow as a             course to two more                    the feedback has been          projects like this. It’s      poppy motif sums up            stands for.’’
thing to do with kids, the   whanau. We’re all pretty              friends. She admits that              overwhelmingly positive.       been really great making      nicely the thoughts and          Ms Brady says the
law or cars,’’ Maraea        close and don’t really                the free course was an                   ‘‘It’s relaxing and edu-    a mosaic, being together      reflections of all those       plan is to present the
says.                        want to leave.’’                      incentive for her friends             cational making lovely         and creating art.’’           involved, and will be an       group’s efforts to the
  She has decided to            Maraea has since rec-              and herself.                          mosaics which I’ve never          Fellow member Mike         injection of colour inside     Auckland Council in a
enrol in the new Bach-                                                                                   done before,’’ group           McGuigan says as well         the hall.                      public presentation.
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                                                                                                                                                                ➤ GUIDELINES

                  Health&                                                                                                                                       To be included, contact us at least two weeks
                                                                                                                                                                before your event is due to take place. Fax your

                                                                                                                                                                details to: 630-5432, email: or
                                                                                     Advertising                                                                write to: Community Notices, Private Bag 56910,
                                                                                                                                                                Dominion Rd, Mt Eden, Auckland 1446.
                                                                                     Feature                                 ➤ NOTICES                          Preference will be given to local, free, community
                                                                                                                             Hunters and Collectors, the
                                                                                                                             Hobbies Expo and Collectors        and charity events.
                                                                                                                             Fair will be held on October
                                                                                                                             30, 11am-3pm, at the              Migrant Services is holding a
                 AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY                                                                                       Freemans Bay Community
                                                                                                                             Centre, 52 Hepburn St,
                                                                                                                                                               networking event for people to
                                                                                                                                                               find out more. October 30,
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Caledonian tea dance,
                                                                                                                                                                                                 October 30, 3pm-7.30pm, at
               DENTAL CARE @ PEACH PARADE                                                                                    Freemans Bay. Adults $5, free
                                                                                                                             entry for primary school
                                                                                                                                                               10am-1pm, Gate C, Johnny
                                                                                                                                                               Walker Lounge, Mt Smart
                                                                                                                                                                                                 the Mt Albert Presbyterian
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Church hall, 14 Mt Albert Rd,
                                                                                                                             children with an adult. New       Stadium, Beasley Ave,

                                                                                                                                                                                                 Mt Albert. Enjoy a mix of old
                                                                                                                             Zealand’s largest collectors      Penrose. RSVP essential. To       time and Ceildh dances with
                                                                                                                             fair for collectible old toys,    register or for more              live music by the Celtic Music
                                                                                                                             diecast models, meccano and       information email reception@      Group. Entry $7, includes

                                                              Dr. Sanjay Namburi
       Mon-Thurs After Hours,                                                                                                model trains, etc.       or phone
                                                                                                                                                                                                 afternoon tea. Phone Russell
                                                                                                                             Free concert, Jane                                                  on 828-6793.
    Weekends and Public Holidays.                                                                                            Luscombe’s Spanish Dance          Light party, An alternative to    Fertility, Trying to get
                                                                                                                             School is holding a free          Halloween, a celebration for      pregnant? Fertility NZ is
                                                              BDS, NZDRex, FDSRCS(UK), MDS(Ortho), NZDSplRex, MOrthRCS(UK)   concert, October 31, 2pm, at      children will be held a the       running a contact group to
                                                                                                                             the Mt Eden War Memorial          Epsom Methodist Church hall,      help people with fertility issues
                                                              SPECIALIST ORTHODONTIST                                        Hall, 489 Dominion Rd, Mt
                                                                                                                             Eden. Donations welcome.
                                                                                                                                                               11 Pah Rd, Greenwoods
                                                                                                                                                               Corner, October 30, 6pm-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 in touch with each other. Held
                                                                                                                                                                                                 on November 2, 9 and 16
                                                                                                                             Market day, Mt Eden Gardens       7.30pm. Fancy dress, games,       from 7pm-9pm. $10 per
                                                                                                                             Retirement Village will hold a    food, goodie bags and fun. All    person to cover all three
                                                              1 Willcott St, off Carrington Road                             Market Day on October 28,         welcome. Bring a plate of
                                                                                                                                                               finger food for a shared tea.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 sessions. Numbers limited. To
                                                                                                                             10.30am-1.30pm, 467 Mt                                              register for for more
                                                                    Mt Albert, Auckland                                      Eden Rd, Mt Eden. Jewellery,      Phone Shirley on 624-3520.        information phone 835-9812
                                                                                                                             sweets, books, clothing and       Active Music and Movement,        or email cg.fnz

                                                                Tel/Fax: 09 849 4171
                                                                                                                             much more. Free entry.            A fun way to interact with your
                                                                                                                             Craft market, The Mt Eden         children and make friends.        Recital, Geoffrey Hinds will
                                                                                                                                                               Encouraging children to learn
                                                                     09 849 5161
                                                                                                                             Village Craft Market will be                                        give a piano recital at St
       Ph: (09) 523 3030                                                                                                     held on October 30, 10am-
                                                                                                                             4pm, at the Mt Eden Village
                                                                                                                             Community Centre, corner of
                                                                                                                                                               through song and movement.
                                                                                                                                                               Held at the Onehunga
                                                                                                                                                               Community Centre, 83 Church
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Barnabas Anglican Church, Mt
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Eden on October 30 at 3pm.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Admission by programme, $15
                     29a Peach Parade                         Email:                                  Ngaurohoe St and Mt Eden
                                                                                                                             Rd. Unique and original crafts
                                                                                                                                                               St, Onehunga, every Monday,
                                                                                                                                                               10.30am-11.30am. Gold coin
                                                                                                                                                                                                 or $10, with proceeds going to
                                                                                                                                                                                                 the Bishop of Auckland
             Cnr Greenlane East & Peach Parade                                                                                                                 donation.
                    Remuera, Auckland                                                         for sale. Phone 623-6294.
                                                                                                                             History, The next meeting of      Language course, Phlair
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Earthquake Relief Fund for
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Canterbury. The programme
                                                                                                                             the Pt Chevalier Historical       International College, 60         will feature music by Douglas
                                                                                                                             Society will be held on October   Rockfield Rd, Penrose, is         Lilburn, Dorothy Buchanan and
     Come in with family or friends and take                                                                                 28, 10.30am, at the               offering a free seven-week        Anthony Ritchie. Phone
                                                                                                                             Horticultural Society rooms,      spoken English course to help     630-3267.
        advantage of these great deals!                                                                                      990 Great North Rd, Western       non-native speakers improve       Ta’i chi, Celebrate active aging
                                                                                                                             Springs. The guest speakers       their English pronounciation      and give ta’i chi a go. Great for

                                                                                                                             will be Sunny Riordan, Beth       and listening skills. Classes     posture, balance and
                                                                                                                             Gordon and Noeline Crichton       start November 1. Limited         breathing. Classes held in
                                                                                                                             on the Occupational Health        spaces available. To register     Blockhouse Bay, Grey Lynn
                                                                                                                             Training School. All welcome.     phone 580-1500.                   and Mt Eden. To register

                               go free!!*
                                                                                                                             Gardeners, The Four Seasons       Boxfit, High energy fitness       phone 816-8649.
                                                                                                                             Garden Group next meets on        classes with trained female       Clothing swap, A clothing
                                                                                                                             October 28, 7.30pm, at the        boxers. Classes are held on       swap and cafe catch-up
                                                                                                                             Epsom Community Centre,           Tuesdays and Fridays, noon-       afternoon is on October 30,
                    *Community Services card required                                                                        202 Gillies Ave, Epsom. The       1pm, at the Onehunga              2pm-4pm, at the Balmoral
                                                                                                                             speaker will be Xanthe White.     Community Centre, 83 Church       Baptist Church, cnr Dominion

              Eye Examination
                                                                                                                             Phone Jenny on 638-7403.          St, Onehunga. $5 per class.       Rd and Queens Ave, Balmoral.
                                                                                                                             Networking, What can the the      Childrens’ play area available.   Bring in your clean, unwanted
                                                                                                                             new Auckland Council do for       No bookings required. Phone       clothes and choose new ones.

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                                                                                                                                                               634-9253 or visit
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                                                                            so, we need you!                                                         aluminium window & door
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Must be able to door
“Qualified ECE Teacher/Team Leader – Babies”.                                Top wages and conditions. Monday to Friday, full time
                                                                            position 7.30am to 4pm, East Tamaki based lounge furniture
                                                                                                                                                     fabricator to help cope with
                                                                                                                                                     the demand for our high           FINANCIAL                         knock at residential
Lollipops Educare St Lukes are seeking a teacher with a                     manufacturer.                                                            quality    products.    Our
                                                                                                                                                     position is a full time 40
                                                                                                                                                                                      MANAGEMENT                         addresses. Must have
                                                                            We use fabric and leather so someone experienced in heavy                                                                                    full driver’s licence.
genuine passion for infants to lead our Babies room.                        garment manufacturing could do the job.                                  hours per week with               FOR EARLY
This is a great opportunity to work in a team oriented,                                                                                              overtime. Only experienced       CHILDHOODS                            Phone Stephen or
                                                                                   Please apply by phone to Gillian 09-2710565                       people in this industry will                                          Jeremy on 820-5560
brand new purpose built quality state of the art childcare                                                                                           be considered for this               AND
centre.                                                                                                                                              position.
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       To express an interest in this position contact
                                                                                                                                                                                      schools         and
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                early      REQUIRED
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         or email                                                                                                                                      an additional Accounts             model            equipment.
                                                                                                                                                      RELIEVERS                       Manager,          who         is   Application are now being
                                                                                                                                                     Randstad Education is            particularly experienced in        accepted for experienced
                                                                                                                                                     looking for experienced          the accounting for early           operators for day and night
                                                                                                                                                     trained and untrained early      childhoods,        to      take    shift container deliveries A
                                                                                                                                                     childhood          teachers      responsibility      for     the    current class 5 licence with
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                                                                                                                                                                                      part time.                         team player and are
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   Auckland                                                                                                                                                                           If you have suitable
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                                                                                                                                                                                      independently, like working
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Auckland’s top container
                                                                                                                                                       PART-TIME                      with a variety of clients in
   Working  with                                                                                                                                                                      providing services, advice,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Grant Allan at
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                                                                                                                                                                                      experience with accounting
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          they value                                                                                                                                 our Sri Lankan Takeaway.         balance,        can       meet            or email
                                                                                                                                                     We want a Sri Lankan or          deadlines, are flexible to
                                                                                                                                                     South     Indian     Cook.       assist     others      in   the
                                                                                                                                                     Experience essential.            workplace, prepared to
    Communicator                                                                                                                                         Ph 09-846 0022
                                                                                                                                                         Or 027 603 2986
                                                                                                                                                                                      work the extra hours if
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    Emergency                                                                                                                                                                         be the job for you.
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    Services                                                                                                                                                                          great team and so if you are
                                                                                                                                                                                      keen to apply, we invite you
                                                                                                                                                                                      to email your application
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         students. English Teacher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         for International students.
                                                                                                                                                                                      with your CV and the                   Send your CV to
                                                                                                                                                                                      names of two referees that              Yogi Institute,
                                                                                                                                                                                      you are happy to be
                                                                                                                                                                                      contacted, by Monday, 1st               PO Box 27512,
                                                                                                                                                                                      November by 4pm to:                  Mt Roskill, Auckland
    This position is based in the Auckland Communication
                                                                                                                                                                                             Ellen Herlihy
    Centre which is one of three 111 New Zealand Fire
    Service Communications Centres based in Auckland,
                                                                                                                             Situations Vacant                                          Office Administrator
    Wellington, and Christchurch. The primary role of                                                                                                                                  THE
    the Centres is to act as the first point of contact for                                                                                                                                                               MEATBOSS
    the public with the NZFS.                                                                                                                                                                                                  Area Manager
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         V W Trading Ltd. T/A The
    Communicators operate in a 24/7 Emergency Service                                                                                                                                                                    MeatBoss is a famous brand
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         in the butchery industry. We
    environment.Working in a small close-knit team, your                                                                                                                                                                 are providing an opportunity
    primary responsibility will be to receive emergency                                                                                                                                                                  for an Area Manager role for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         our Auckland stores.
    111 and administration calls and to dispatch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Please send your CV with
    appropriate Fire Service responses. You will have                                                                                                                                                                     Area Manager as subject to
    daily contact with many different people ranging from                                                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  Experience in journalism is essential and
    members of the public to firefighters to staff from                                                                           applicants must be able to cope with
    other emergency service and government agencies.
                                                                                                                                  deadlines and working with editors and
    Full-time communicators work a structured roster                                                                              reporters.                                                                             WORK YOUR
    cycle of four twelve hour shifts, consisting of two day
                                                                               Sub-Editor                                         The job involves copy subbing and layout
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         OWN HOURS
    shifts then two night shifts.
                                                                                                                                  on the Genera computer system.                                                         We are looking for 2 To 3
    We are looking for individuals with:
                                                                               We are seeking a                                                                                                                          enthusiastic        reliable,
                                                                               sub-editor to join our                             Training on the system can be given.                                                   honest people to raise
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         funds   for    a     Cancer
                                                                               busy Penrose-based team                            Send your applications with CVs to:                                                    Research Charitable Trust
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         door knock appeal.
                                                                               working on 16 community                            Group News Editor Ann Kilduff,                                                         Mature minded people with
      perform multiple tasks under pressure.                                                                                                                                                                             own transport and good
                                                                               newspapers in the                                  email                                                           english      skills      are
                                                                               Auckland and Far North                             Or you can mail applications to                                                        encouraged to apply.
     typing speed of 40wpm.
                                                                                                                                  Ann Kilduff,                                                                           Training provided. Part
                                                                               areas.                                                                                                                                    Time, Full Time. In your
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                Applications                                                                                                      Private Bag 92815, Penrose.                                                                      Email:
                                                                                                                                  Applications must be received by
                      For further information and an
                        application pack, please contact                                                                          November 12
                          Peter Stevenson on ph 09 486 7946,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           YARD HAND
                             Applications close Friday,                                                                                                                             3217385AA

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for all F&P, ELBA and Haier          in shower installations, leaking
                                                                                                                  Mix. Ph 02148 4810 /2777208         Steve Shaw 021655449                       FINELINE                     GASFITTER All gas work new
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              & repairsPhone Peter on 0274
appliances.      The       only
authorised service in the area.
                                     showers. Partial / Full bthrm                                                                                                                               FENCING                      903 682 or 620 5503
                                     renovations 5 year warranty
                                     FREE quote Ph 416 3484                                                                                                                                 •   Timber Fencing
AKLD Washing machine,                                                                                                                                                                       •   Pool Fencing                             Glaziers
dishwashers, dryers, oven.                                                                                                                                                                  •   Pipe & Mesh
Winz, pensioner discounts, ph        BATHROOM works carpentry                                                                                                                               •   Retaining Walls
838-1694 or 027-4141321              Plumbing roof spouting. Ph                                                                                                                             •   Decks
                                     Vijay 8200604 / 027-5238020                                                                                                                                                                     0800 00 GLASS
ALBERT APPLIANCE                                                                                                                                                                                   Ph: 533-6656
                                                                                 Carefully selected, trained                                                                                      For Free Quote                    ANYTIME GLASS
Servicing Ltd: Registered            BUILDER/CARPENTER          25                and PL insured Operators                                                                                                                          Broken Window Repairs
electrician: F&P trained. Also       Yrs residential & commercial                                                                                                                                                                     Table Tops Mirrors
Elba, Hoover, Simpson,                                                                       Enquiries till 7pm                                                                                                                         & Splashbacks
                                     exp. Work fully guaranteed                               (incl. Weekends)
Maytag. Driers - Dishwashers         w/excellent rates. Ph: for an                                                                                                                                                                   Cat Doors $85 Fitted
- Stoves - Waste Disposals.          obligation FREE quote and
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Floor Sanding                        Ph 622 3535
Phone: 818-4285 Mob:                 references 027 245 7038,                                                                                                                                                                          or 828 6350
027-473-5451                         817 3951 Douglas                                                                                                                                      A BETTER floor sanding,
                                                                                                                                                                                           polyurethaning, staining. Free
APPLIANCE REPAIRS Ltd                                                                                                                                                                      quotes. Ph 027-284-0342
REGISTERED         technicians.      CARPENTER/           BUILDER,                                                                                                                                                            A       BROKEN       window
Servicing all whiteware. F&P         kitch’s,     baths,     general                                                                                                                                                          0800 111 881. Cat Doors,
                                                                                                                                                                                           FIRST CLASS affordable             Mirrors, Table tops. Winz
& Electrolux trained. All Major      renovations, imaginative ideas,                                                                                                                       price, Masterpiece guaranteed
Brands. Competitive Rates.           buget prices. 021-776640                                                                                                                                                                 Quotes. Allied Glass Ltd, 29
                                                                                                                                                                                           Polyurethane & stain finishes.     Selwyn      St,   Onehunga.
Phone 620 0556                                                                                                                                                                             Ph Dave/txt word "1st" 027         634-1926. Open Sat mornings
                                                                                                                                                                                           657 8691
      Asphalt Services               KHAN’S RENOVATION &
                                     Maintenance-Extensions,                   AFFORDABLE          REGULAR
                                     Decks, Painting, Tiling Fences            home      cleaning.     Quality                                                                             FLoor     Restorations   Ltd       ALL GLASS REPAIRS. Same
                                     Ph 845 2256 or 021 02722240               service. Phone Gina 630-5565                                                                                Sanding & coating of timber        Day Service. Mirrors & Cat
       ASPHALT                                                                                                                                                                        Doors Insurance Claims Social
    IMPROVEMENTS                                                                                                                                                                           floors. Phone Clive 580 0404
                                                                                                                                                                                           or 0274-733-817 "RESTORE           Welfare   Quotes.    COSMO
       1979 LTD                      STRUCTURAL ENGINEER                                                                                                                                   & ADORE"                           GLASS. 828 1154 anytime.
     Asphalt and tarsealing,
     hotmix, red or grey chip.       House alteration plans, house             ALL COMMERCIAL & domestic
      Expert Workmanship             designs, engineering                      cleaning incl. carpet, windows,
         Free Quotation              calculations & producer                   mould remove, low rates, free                                                                               FLOORSANDING & Polyurethane        JD’S GLASS Service, broken
         PH 473-0544                 statements. Stewart Hobbs                 quotes: Total Plan Cleaning                                                                                 free quotes, owner/operator,       window repairs at reasonable
                                     528-9635 or 027-211-3999                  Services. Tel 0800 777 234                                                                                  Phone Daniel 021-618100            rates. Free ph 0508-537452.
28       CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010                                                                                              CLASSIFIED
                Glaziers                                          Landscaping                       Painting/Decorating                       Paving                             Plumbing                                          Roofing                               Tree Services
PRODUCE            A     Genuine
Quotation for Reglazes Only
and I’ll Better It. 021 771181
                                                         ★★★★★                                  0800-768-836         WINDOWS
                                                                                                painting / restoration, we can
                                                                                                leave your wooden windows like
                                                                                                                                   ALL CONCRETE & Paving,
                                                                                                                                   quality work, 20yrs exp. Ph
                                                                                                                                   834-3709 or 027 281-2081
                                                                                                                                                                      CLARK PLUMBING &
                                                                                                                                                                      Roofing     Ltd.    New    &
                                                                                                                                                                      maintenance work, no job too
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    KOWHAI Roofing established
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1977, Repairs, roof coating &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    moss control. Ph. 838-9696.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 0800 TREEKING. Tree work
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 wanted big or small cut, fell, chip
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 tree/branches. Hedge removal,
                                                         RETAINING           WALLS,             the day they were made.                                               small. Ph 849-4400.                                                                        stump grinding. Ph 0800-873-354
                                                         driveways, decks, fencing &            Doublehung Window Company.
     Handyman Services                                   raised gardens Ph 630 6315                                                FOR        residential    and                                                    ROOFS PAINTED WASHED,                        1000S      OF     SATISFIED
                                                                                                                                   commercial      paving    and      FREE QUOTES Auck wide,                        repaired, tin, tile, decro, 10 yrs
                                                                                                                                   concrete call Auckland Paving                                                                                                 Customers. Professional tree
HOME MAINTENANCE                                                                                0800 885 881 Master Painter,                                          no Job too Small, HWC                         experience. Ph. Jeff 827-4610                care & removal. Stump
Painting, Building, Roofing,                             WWW.JUNGLEFIX.CO.NZ.                   residential &commercial. Int/      & Concrete Services Ltd.           Specials, Jonathan 624 0150
                                                                                                                                   Trading for more than 25                                                                                                      Grinding. Discount rates for
Repairs, Handyman 620 2642                               Garden Design, decks, paving,          /Ext, Free quote. Start now.                                                                                                                                     Senior citizens. Phone Chris
                                                         retaining, planting. Kurt                                                 years. For quotes: 09 571
                                                                                                                                   0166, Bill 021 925 983, Bruce                                                           Rubbish Removal                       Heaven 6292640
                                                         021-831938 or 09 4226985
                                                                                                A FANTASTIC Job- J.A Ross          021-581-504,           email        HERON PLUMBING
                                                                                                Painting Ltd. Ext / Int / Roofs,                                                       A1+ CLEAN-UP/REMOVAL.                        A FAMILY Run Service 15
         House Cleaning
                                                                                                                                                                                  ing                               rubbish, gardens, sections etc.              Years Exp. Free Quotes. Ph

                                                                                                                                                                         Plumb 7 DAYS
                                                                      Lawns                     Qual work. Jason 021 454 351
                                                                                                or 631-0201                                                                                                         416-0987 Auck wide                           627 9304/027 316 5151/24hrs
0272432968 OR 0800444477.                                                                                                          LANDSCAPING UP LIFT &
A Softwash for your house,
gutters, roofs, ground work
                                                         $15 SPECIAL for average
                                                         size lawns, gardening avail.           A FATHER & son team, int.
                                                                                                                                   re-lays. Paths, quality service,
                                                                                                                                   Phone Mark : 021-827-009
                                                                                                                                                                       24hrs H
                                                                                                                                                                               elp TS   ER                          ADAMS Rubbish Removals:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ALL      TREE    REMOVAL,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 trimming, mulching & stump
                                                                                                                                                                                  HE EXP
etc. Satisfaction guaranteed.                            Ph 950-4144 or 021-436-436             ext. roofs, compare price, ph                                                                                       Missed inorganic day? We can                 grinding. 20yrs exper. Full
                                                                                                8372664, 021986008                 UPLIFT AND RELAYS. New
                                                                                                                                                                            CALL T                                  do it! 576 2956 or 021 141 4706              Insurance. Free quotes. Ph
                                                                                                                                   paving areas. No job too                 Master Plumbers                                                                      620-6087
0800 566 766 Affordable                                  625-7667 Same day service.
Housewash gutter clean roof                                                                                                        small. Ph. Guys Landscaping                All Services

                                                         Pensioner & beneficiary disc.          A PAINTER 30yrs experience,        021-616124.                                                                                                                   ARBORIST ASSOC Approv
treatments. DNA Housewash                                Free weed eating & quotes.             immediate start. Free quotes.                                                 09 836 4009                            BUY ONE TODAY                               Contractor Over 25 yrs exper,
                                                                                                Paul 022 677 3712, 624 3506                                   
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The price                            QUAL tree work by Consulting
0800 39 99 99 SOFT WASH,                                                                                                                   Pest Control                                                                                                          aborist.Ph 579 5768 anytime
                                                         BRUCIES    LAWNMOWING                                                                                                                                             competitive

moss & mould removal, 25yrs                                                                                                                                           HOT    WATER      problems?
exper, work guaranteed                                   Free Quotes, Ph Bruce                                                     021-0222-5412 DIRECT Pest          Plumbing or gas fitting.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          alternative to                         DS TREES & Landscapes, all
                                                         625-1005.                                                                 & Carpet, NZ Reg., pest killed,    Repairs & replacements. Ph                           a steel skip                          tree work & stumps, hedges,
                                                                                                                                   guar results 0800 993 011.         6296786 or 0272500786.                                                                     mulching & rubbish removal.
                                                                                                A       PAINTER       HIGHLY
0800-435295 SOFT Chemical
house wash + Drives, decks,
                                                                                                Qualified Trustworthy, small
                                                                                                large    projects,  immediate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     FLEXI BIN                                   Ph    Doug
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               537-8595   or
gutter clean + roof treatment.                                                                                                     021-02262251 ALL Pest guar
                                                                                                start, best prices. Also Skim      gone, fully licenced from $45.     KGM PLUMBING. No job to
Free quote Ph. John 815 0621                                                                    Coating & Stopping. Ph Ian                                            small. Reasonable rates, no
                                                                                                                                   Ph Ash 0800-549423                                                                  0800 874 353                                    THE TREE MAN
                                                                                                524 7804                                                              call out fee. Local, friendly &
                                                                                                                                                                      reliable. Licenced plumber &                                    All tree work, total hedge
A SPARKLING House Wash                                                                                                             021 480 680 Flies, Roaches,        Certifying drainlayer. Ph Keith
that lasts. Soft brushes. Safe                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   maintenance, rubbish removals.
                                                            Just the way you want it            ALL PAINT Both Int/Ext. Free       Fleas, Ants, Wasps, Mice.          624-2115, 027-683-3504                                                                     Free quote.
on plants. Soft brush window                                    one off or regular              quote. Phone 818-3177 or           Ph Russ 0800 211 000                                                                Affordable Bin &                                   BOB 626-5707
cleaning & Water Blasting                                  lawns, Gardens, Hedges,              021-683-177                                                                                                                                                             mob 027-484-5771
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Portable Toilet Hire
Service. Free quotes. Phone                                 Section Clearing waste                                                                                    PLUMBER ALL repairs &
626-7224 / 027-310-3773                                       removal Shredding,                                                   PEST CONTROL 2000. Call            renovations, reasonable rates.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Order Online
                                                           Pruning, W/blasting Moss/            ALL PAINTING Int/Ext, New          0800 Pest Control. 0800 737        Ph (021) 1739324                                                                           TREE FELLING, hedges, &
                                                              weed control Gutter               work or renovating. Also skim      826 or 027-223-8398 Frm $70                                                                or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 stump grinding. Prompt service.
HOUSEWASHING also                                              clearing and so on.              coating,     stopping.   Free                                                                                                                                    Credit cards. Ph 837-8180
window cleaning. Est 22 yrs.
                                                             FREE APPRAISAL                     quotes. Call now 027 4446929                                          RELIABLE PLUMBING LTD.                            Ph:      571 1430
Free quotes. Ph 622 0339                                                                        or 2969983 after hours.            THE PEST CONTROL Co All            Craftsman plumber. All plumbing                Bin sizes range from 2m – 15m
                                                                09 6292033                                                                                            and maintenance. Good rates.                                                               TREE TOPS For all tree work.
                                                                                                                                   Insects & Rodents 7 Days Ph                                                                                                   Ph    Ken    827-1405     or
                                                                                                     629 5529 / 027 711 4705            Ph. 8467932 / 027-2524580.
 YOUR TRUSTED EXTERIOR                                                                          ARE YOU Renovating? We
                                                                                                spray doors, shutters, kitchens         Plaster/Wallboard                Refrigeration Services
   BUILDING CLEANERS                                                                            or furniture. Ph 579-1628
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 TREES, Hedges, Rubbish.
                                                                                                                                            Stopping                                                                                                             Cut, mulched, removed. Ph.
                                                             LAWNMOWING                                                                                                                                                      817-3825, 0800 843 987
        SPRING                                               &GARDENING                                                            1 STOP Plaster & Paint, 20
                                                                                                                                                                      A1 Whiteware fridge/freezer
                                                                                                                                                                      repair. Free quote, 12 mnth
      SPRUCE UP                                                                                 AVAIL NOW RCS PAINTERS
                                                                                                                                   years exp, wallboard stopping,
                                                                                                                                   skim, immediate start. Phone
                                                                                                                                                                      warranty. Akl wide. 813-5075.                                                              TREESCAPE - Trees pruned
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 or removed. From the small to
                                                                                                LTD. 40 yrs in Business.           Glen 816-8289, 027 4891299                                                                   Order your                       the most difficult & dangerous.
   WE DO ALL ASPECTS                                                                            Phone 834 9977                                                        APPLIANCE REPAIRS Ltd.                                                                     Call the Professionals. Phone
                                                                                                                                                                      F&P,      Electrolux    trained                           bin online.                      358-4412.
  OF EXTERIOR CLEANING                                        • Residential • Commerical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bin sizes range from 2m – 9m
                                                              • Pruning • Gutter cleaning                                          35 YRS exp in wall board/          technicians. Competitive rates.
                                                           • Weeding • Fertilising • Garden     BUDGET TEAM Painters. Int /                                           Ph 620 0556                                                                                         Upholstering
   Call Now 626 4557                                                                                                               skimming     walls  +   solid                                                         It’s so easy.

                                                                bags • Rubbish removal          Ext, roof, lowest price & best     plastering. Ph John 828 6151                                         • Regular and one off services      quality guaranteed. Call Tom       a/h or mob 027 350 9767
                                                                                                for free quote & advice. Ref                                          FRIDGE & FREEZER Repairs                                                                   40 YRS a tradesman recovers
                                                                 Ph: 309-8006                                                                                                                                                         & repairs. Free quote. Pickup
                                                           Free Quotes - Fully Insured          avail 8151542 / 0212072813                                            No Fix No Fee, 25 yrs exper.,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 & delivery. Work guaranteed.

                                                                                                                                   A1 STOPPER & Painting              Registered Technician, 7 days
                                                                                                                                   small/ big OK immediate start      Ph 277- 0011 or 021-624-963                      AFFORDABLE                                Ph Neil 626-3257
                                                                                                CHINESE PAINTER 16 yrs             Ph 624-5566 or 021-44-5535                                                             BINS
                                                                                                exp. high quality. work guar. Ph                                                                                                                                         Waterblasting
Cleaning Buildings without spoiling our country                                                 John 021 038 8396/948 95881                                                       Roofing
                                                                                                                                   FIXING & STOPPING plaster                                                                                                     0800-435295 SOFT Chemical
                                                                                                                                   board and fibrous plaster          000 ALL REPAIRS no job too                                                                 house wash + Drives, decks,
                                                                                                J & T PAINTERS int/ext &           Small    Jobs     OK.    Ph
      House Renovations                                                                                                            021-902-176 or 021-957-912.
                                                                                                                                                                      small, fixing roof problems &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 gutter clean + roof treatment.
                                                                                                roof. Qual Job /low price Refs                                        leaks for over 30yrs. 8466799                                                              Free quote Ph. John 815 0621
                                                            Lawnmowing, Clean ups               avail 021 442 856 / 820 1986.
YND     PLUMBING         &
Bathrooms. We could save                                     Tree Lopping, Hedges                                                  PAINTING        INT   &    Ext,                                                                                               CHEM-SAFE SOFT house
                                                           Pruning, Rubbish Removal                                                                                   00.00 FREE quotes Steel roofing/                                                           wash and waterblasting. Try
you thousands. Free quotes                                                                      PAINTER & DECORATOR All            stripping wallpaper, skim &        re-roofing.  Ph    Performance
0800 273 6688                                              Gutter Cleaning, Gardening                                              plastering, all work guar. Call                                                                                               us! Phone Theo 376-1256.
                                                           Ride On Mowers Available             domestic and commercial                                               Roofing 0508 4 27663
                                                                                                requirements. Free quotes,         Ali 021-513-489 or (09)
                                                           Ph: 626 2279 free quote              prompt service. Registered         8366401
               Kitchens                                           Master Painter. Ph 636-9787                                           01 GREAT long run reroofing                                                                 #CHEMWASH#
                                                                                                or 021-944-899                     REGD. SOLID and texture            deal of houses/factories/ 30yrs                                                                   "THE ORIGINALS"
BENCHES, DOORS or                                                                                                                                                     exp Ph Graham 0800-276633                     RUBBISH REMOVAL Bin hire
                                                                                                                                   plasterer. Repair specialist.                                                    or loose pickup, free quotes.                       & STILL THE BEST
complete Kitchens. Rosbuilt                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         All exterior surfaces, safe,
Cabinets. Ph 817-5973.                                                                                                             Brick and block layer. Phil                                                      Credit cards. Phone 837-8180
                                                         LAWNMOWING & Edges,                    PAINTER DECORATOR. The             473 2336 or 021 378 206                                                                                                          professional, competitive,
                                                         garden care hedges & rubbish           life of your new paint work is                                        0800 566 766 Affordable                                                                            friendly & reliable.
                                                         removal. Ph Laurie’s Lawns             determined by the quality of                                          Gutter Clean, Guard, Roof
            Landscaping                                  638 3124 or 021 160 5263               preparation      &       paint     SKIM-PATCH & New. Phone            Treatments. DNA Housewash                                 Tiling Services                      Phone Peter 367-7466
                                                                                                application. For professional      Mike   on     817-3083 or
021 831 262 OR 0800 800                                                                         advice on all your interior        021-0221-7478                                                                    BEST PRICE Best Quality 15
945     Exquisite    Gardens,                                                                   redecoration     &     exterior                                       080039 99 99. Spouting &                                                                   HOUSE WASHING, prompt &
                                                         LAWNMOWING & Hedge                                                                                                                                         Yrs experience Waterproofing                 reliable, res/commercial. PH
landscaping, makeovers,                                  cutting. Free quote. ph. Phil          painting needs please call                                            Gutter Cleaning Leaf & Bird                   Reg DDI 09- 523 1996
design. Prof service or a new                                                                   Peter     on   575-6665      or              Plumbing                 Stop leaf guard. Spouting                                                                  522 7370 or 021 176 9001
                                                         021 0480924/ 9407465
look for your house on the                                                                      0274-731-072 Brushcraft Ltd.                                          repairs   &     replacements.
market.                                                                                                                            021 776 755 All your plumbing      House, roof and driveway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TILING & Waterproofing Prof                        Window Cleaning
                                                                                                                                   and gas fitting requirements,      cleaning 25 Years experience
                                                         LAWNMOWING reliable service,                                                                                 Phone Patrick for a free quote                Tiler, High Qual Free Quote
                                                                                                PAINTER INT/EXT & roof. Refs       fast, friendly & reliable. Ph                                                    Ph Ron 021 0355 358                          A 1ST Class Clean - also
                                                         Free quotes. Phone Lindsay             avail & reasonable rates. Ph
CUTTING - EDGE Landscapers.                              8289 446 or 027-227-1490                                                  Matt at Watertight Plumbing.                                                                                                  House washes. 14 yrs exp. 622-0339
Decks, pergolas, retainers,                                                                     522-7370 or 021-176-9001
fences, paving,concrete, lawn,                                                                                                                                        24 HR avail for Repairs or
planting. 5370093 / 021323863                                                                                                      0272331 322 Hot Water              replacement. Phone Andrew
                                                         LAWNS R US Quality work                PAINTER / TILER avail now.         Specialist Electric / Gas. 30yrs   (certified) 0800 842 007
                                                         Pensioner rates Free edges             Exper. Good rates, Anything        plus exp Dean/Paula 8466530
GUY’S         LANDSCAPING:                               Mt Albert-One Tree Hill Ph             considered. Ph 021-799-648
Paving. Retaining Walls, Block                           Trevor 846 8812                                                                                              A SPOUTING Replacement
Walls. Fencing. Sub-tropical                                                                                                       1ST A Plumber, gasfitter,          Specialist.  Genuine  low
planting. Garden care. No job                                                                                                      bathrm kitchen renovations.        prices free quotes, quality
too small. Ph 021 616 124                                PROMPT      PROFESSIONAL                     PAINTERS                     Call Wyn 021 0311256               guaranteed    work.  Geoff
                                                         Service. Free quotes. Phone              * Exterior/Interior * Roofs                                         Ph 634-5596.
                                                         Greg 627 1796                                *Immediate start
                                                                                                  JHL Property Services            24 HR WILLIE The Plumber
                                                                                                      PH 638-7965                  Friendly reliable with quick       A1     REROOFING        owner
                                                                                                                                   response to service your           operator over 20 yrs exper, no
                                                                   Locksmiths                       Mob 027-4757-390
                                                                                                                                   plumbing requirements. Ph          middleman. FREE QUOTES.
                                                                                                                                   627-1722 or 0800-426-496           All work guaranteed. Ph Paul
                                                         LOCKSMITH 24hrs Lockouts,                                                                                    521-2994 / 0274-970-050.
                                                         vehicles opened, keys made,            PAINTERS INT/EXT roofs, big
                                                         transponder keys ph 525 2789           or small, friendly old fashioned   ALL     PLUMBING     repairs,
                                                                                                service, Mike 021-828021           roofing & spouting etc. Vijay      ABC GUTTER Clearing. PVC
                                                                                                                                   820-0604/027-5238020.              repairs/install + Rooftreat. Owner
                                                             Painting/Decorating                                                                                      operator. Andy 0800 420 222
                                                                                                PAINTWORLD LTD. Interior
                                                                                                Exterior roof. Res & Comm.
                                                         021 0602230 For a Good                 Free Quote. Ph 0800-226666                                            ACTIVE ROOFING. New Re-
                                                         Honest, Guaranteed Paint Job
                                                         15 Yrs exper Ph Charles
                                                                                                                                     GOT A LEAK                       roof & Repairs, Buytnol &
                                                                                                ROOF Painting, Free quote,
                                                                                                                                     OR BLOCKED                       Spouting. 0800 335 532
                                                                                                Prompt Service, All roof types,        DRAIN?
                                                         027 279 4444 Master Painter,           All work guranteed.                                                   ALL     GUTTER       cleaning
                                                         Immed start. Specialising in           Registered Master Painter.                                            problems solved. Ph Richard
                                                         roof coatings, iron, decro, concrete   Phone Ross 636-9787 or                     Call Now                   627-9561 or 0274- 944-915.
                                                         tiles, leaks & new roofing             021-944-899                               2 Unblock
                                                                                                                                         021 286 2564                 ALL TILE ROOFS, clean,
                                                         0800 100 025 Master Painters,          WALLPAPERING.      STRIP,                                             repair, recoat, 21 yrs exper.
                                                         Free Quotes, see our Website:          hang quality work. Phone                 0508 286256                  Free quotes. Ph John Houben
                                                         027 460 0048                                                          021-495-995 or a/h 814-9119.
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      Window Cleaning
                                                                    Cars Wanted                                                        Child Care                              Financial                              Financial                                     Tuition
A PROF Job Free quotes,
20yrs exper. Phone Neil Gray
                                                    CARS WANTED
on 021-146-3860 or 817-9698                                                                                                                                       AVANTI FINANCE - Need a                   HOMEOWNERS LOAN Easy                       PIANO, KEYBOARD GUITAR
                                                                                                                                                                  loan today? For any reason,               Payments Ph Niu 5276100                    & Bass Sax, Violin. Private

WINDOW CLEANING                                     WE PAY TOP CASH                                                            CHILDCARE                          from $1,000 upwards. Motor
                                                                                                                                                                  vehicle or property security
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Custom Credit                              Professional Tuition. Affordable -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Exams - Competitions Teachers
Commercial    &    domestic.
Commercial Cleaning. Phone
                                                    FOR ANY MOTOR VEHICLES ALIVE OR DEAD!                                        for you                          Easy payments Ph 571-9570
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Lost and Found
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       In Your Area. (Est.57 years)NZ
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0800-282-626 or 0274-466744                                                                                                        Healthy Bodies,                DO YOU need a car? Have                                                              0800-696-874
                                                                                        TOWED                                      Educated Minds                 you got bad credit, learners or
                                                                                                                                                                  non-resident. Do you have                 LOST GREY Cat, white patches,              SCIENCE/ MATHS. Up to

                                                                                                                                       0 - 5 years                                                          short haired male, missing from            year 12. $40 per hour. Ph:

                                                                                                                                                                  $500 and can afford $100pw?
  Beauty Health & Fitness                                                                                                      25, 20 & 18 Wolverton Street, 238               from Trafalgar St, 14th Oct. Not           Robert 550-4573
                                                                                                                                                                                                            wearing a collar. Reward offered.
                                                                                         FREE!                                           Avondale                 Marua Rd Mt Wellington
                                                                                                                                                                  Please call Rent 2 Buy Cars               Ph Michelle 027-534-5221
Acupuncture Chinese Professor,                                                                                                         Ph: 828 9083               on 021 50 44 67 or txt us and
Free treatment for first visit, 40+          PH. JAMES 0800 442 445                                                                                               we    will    send    you   an                       Personal
experiences Ph 09-9626853, 2A                                                                                                                                     application form.
Foch Ave, Mt Roskill
                                                                                                                                                                  GET $5000 from $55 Per
                                                                                                                                                                  Week At Loansmart. Ph
                                                                                                                                                                  0800-255155 or apply online
                                                                                                                                                                                                            PREGNANCY HELP                                    FREE
Phone 820-2225                                                                                                                                           Lending               Someone to talk to, free                        TRAINING
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Carpentry    Construction
Best Chinese Massage clean                                                                                                                                                                                  practical help.                                       Skills
& warm, $40 per hour. 6am till                                                                                                                           Child Care                                         Phone 373-2599                              For 16 years and over.
late. Lily or Jenny 620 9219                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Must be unemployed with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        low qualifications. 18yrs+
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tuition                         must be registered with
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only $4.50 ea! 570x285 col
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                                                                                                                                               We know everyone needs a
                                                                                                                                                 little help sometimes
Latest Arrival of trendiest                                                                                                                A familiar face and fast & friendly service from a
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churidar suits, sarees, 100%
woolen stoles, shawls at                                                                                                                    Cash loans available • Ph 0800 268 325
unbeatable prices. Sale on till
stocks last. Ph 021-2564699                                                                                                    3033 Great North Road, New Lynn • Ph 826 0222
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EVERYTHING must go. Mt
Roskill, 13 Playfair Rd. H/hold
                                                                                                                               Personal Finance • Cash Loans
                                                                                                                                         Ph: 827 0017

appliances, furniture, cars. Sat
30th & Sun 31st, 9am.

                                                                                                                             If you need money for paying bills,
GREY LYNN 18 Parawai Cres
Sat & Sun 30 & 31Oct 9am to                                                                                                  funerals, land rates, or car repairs
3pm Bric-a-brac & lots more!                                                                                              1 hour approval - Apply over the phone
                                                      Cars Wanted                   Readings
                                                                                                                         24 Delta Ave, New Lynn. Opp McDonalds                                                           MEALS ON WHEELS
                                      ANY CARS wtd dead or alive.         PSYCHIC TAROT Consultant.                                                                                                            Volunteers are urgently needed to deliver hot lunches to the
     MEGA STOCK                                                                                                                                                                                                elderly. Meals are collected weekdays. If you have a car and
                                      Vans, 4x4’s, trucks, Ute’s,         Genuine channelled readings.
      CLEARANCE                       upto $2,500 cash paid. Cond         Phone: Jennifer 0900-33778                                                                                                               60 -90 minutes to spare one weekday per fortnight.
     10 Sam Place,
                                      apply. Ph 7 days 0800 600525        ($3.50 per min).
                                                                                                                                                     Need a loan?                                                           Please phone: Karen 811-8730
  30, 31 October and 6, 7             CARS, VANS, utes, 4x4, trucks                                                                                  Talk to the team.
  November 8 am to 3 pm.              from $250 each. Conds may              Home Help Available
                                      apply. Ph/txt 022-680-0684.                                                                                    Loan Examples per week from:
  6000 pieces of clothing.
  Summer tees/ skinny tees                                                                                                                           • $1,000 @ $29.08 for 52 weeks
                                                                          ELDERLY CARE. Domestic
  and shirts. All are 100%
  cotton and there is quality
  guarantee. Tees in all sorts
                                      WE PAY cash for vans, 4x4,
                                      Truck Utes, dead or alive, up
                                                                          help      &     compassionate
                                                                          personal care for the elderly in
                                                                                                                                                     • $5,000 @ $72.13 for 104 weeks
                                      to $2500. Cond apply. For any       your own home. Exp. Refs
  of colors and sizes.                                                    avail, Ph Jennifer 849-3780
  Everything must go for              complete car $300. Cond
  Summers.                            apply. Ph: 0800 333 317                                                                                                                                                                            Classifieds Advertising Feature
  Choose your colors for
  Rugby support 2011.                                                             Hypnotherapy                                                                                                                “What can I do these holidays?”
    Contact: 0272111006                                 Grazing
        or 2756980                                                                                                                                                Stacey Jones - Kiwi Legend
                                                                                                                                                                                                              “I have too much spare time,
                                                                          STOP Smoking immediately.                                                                                                            there must be something I can do?”
                                      PREMIUM HORSE Grazing.              Easiest, Highly Successful,
                                      Wightman Farm. Full facilities.     Proven Method. Ph 837 7877                                                                   0800 760 000                           Are you the answer to these
ST MARKS Church. Remuera              350 acres bordering forest
Rd. Sat 30 Oct 8-12pm. Earlybird
entry 7.30am $10. Large variety
                                      and beach. Geldings only. Ph                                                                                                                                            questions?
                                      (09) 411-7478                          Immigration Services
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Then you should be

Three Kings 31 Warren Ave.
                                                                          IMMIGRATION Medicals $90
                                                                                                                                                                                                  advertising with us.
Sun 31st Oct from 8am.                                 Readings           Mon-Fri, Phone 527-6258
Something for everyone!
                                                                          (Panmure) & 534-7253 (Howick)

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                                      Rose, 99% clients ph back.
                                      0900-80000 or Credit Card
                                                                                  Legal Services                                                                                                               of the 22nd November that is
BEDS DOUBLE, Queen and
                                      0800-155655 $3.99 p/m + gst                                                                                                                                              showcasing any Holiday Service during
singles in good condition. Ph                                             DRINK DRIVE You may save                                                                                                             the period of Christmas & New Year.
277 9935/027 2909749                                                      your licence, avoid jail. 20yrs
                                      ACCURATE           PSYCHIC
                                      Reader Basia. Phone for an
                                                                          proven results. Mitchell 3667425                                                                                                     Do not miss out on the chance of placing
                                                                                                                                     $1,000*                               $5,000
CASH PAID for fashionable
                                      appointment 827 5561                                                                                                                                                     an advert into this feature…
men’s and women’s clothes,
shoes etc, call 636 5296, 257                                                       Child Care                                          $18pw                                 $72pw*                           Spaces are filling fast!!!
                                      AURORA - Psychic Clairvoyant.

                                                                                                                                     $2,500*                               $7,000*
The Mall Onehunga.
                                      Accurate & the Best according to
                                      repeat clients. Ph 090030068 or     BRIGHT STARS Childcare
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Northern papers Deadline:
FRIDGE FREEZER. In good               0800300680 c/card. $3.99+gst/m      Centre at 202 Mt Albert Rd.                                    $37pw                                 $98pw                         12noon Wednesday 17th November
                                                                          We have space available now.                                                *Example of repayments
condition. Ph 277-9935 or                                                                                                                                                                                        Auckland papers Deadline:
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                                                                          20hrs free. Nutritious food,
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                                      Best Psychics Call 090077077 or     620-7822 or 021-841-828 for                                         or apply online
                                      0800 770123 c/cards($3.99+gst/      a visit.
        Cars For Sale                 min) 9am til late                                                                                                                            Phone 525 2100, Fax 580 1643
                                                                          CHILDCARE. Full time & part                                                                          Ask us about                            or Email
                                                                                                                                                                                 our new
A1 AUTOS better offer for a           INSPIRE     PSYCHICS       txt      time places available now in
                                                                                                                                                                               Smart Select                                your enquiry or advert through and
new car. No Lic, learners,            ’FUTURE’ to 406 5 msgs for          our small over 2 centre in Mt.
some bad credit. No Deposit.          under $20 or PH 0900 898 00         Albert. Please call Ally at Mt                                                                        Loan Packs                                   your local Feature Consultant
From $55pw. Pre-approved.             c/c 0800 898 406 calls $3.99+       Royal Early Learning Centre                                                                                                                         will be happy to help you out
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30    CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010                                                                                         NEWS

                                                                                           This week the
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                                                                       CENTRAL LEADER, OCTOBER 27, 2010   31

This Blind Week we’re celebrating
120 years of helping blind and partially
sighted New Zealanders like George
and now Nicholas live life to the full.

Please give generously
this Blind Week.

                           Call     0900 4 BLIND
                           (for a $20 donation 0900 425463)
                           Make a gold coin donation during Blind Week
                           Post a cheque to the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind,
                           Blind Week Appeal, Private Bag 99910, Newmarket, Auckland 1149

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