MERRA maintains a first response fire trailer manned by volunteers. It has been used successfully in the past to quell or limit fires pending the arrival of the fire service…

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MERRA have chosen this year to replace the annual cricket match with a residents' fishing competition. When we say competition, it's more about a community get together with, yes, a…

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The annual MERRA barbecue will be held on Sunday 1 March, 2020 from 12 noon.Last year nearly 100 residents and guests attended in perfect weather. The barbecued meats were prepared…

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Jon Whisker of Young Street has re-introduced the community event held until three years ago - the Te Kapa Sailing Regatta. This time the participating dinghy’s will not be restricted…

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The annual Scotts Landing community rubbish cleanup was held on Sunday 3 November. This event includes residents of the peninsular cleaning all roadways and beaches from the top of Ridge…

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Local bird enthusiast, Joy Paxton has noted the presence of kaka in the area after a long absence. Joy reports that kaka for years have flown from Mahurangi West to…

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Now's the time of the year, with fruit, vegetables and flowers plentiful,  to take advantage of the produce share table, now in its second year of use. This table is…

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An innovation from Age Concern Hastings - a tube with essential details on health issues, allergies, medications and where they're kept, key contacts like next of kin, solicitor, g.p., power…

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It's now easier for tech-savvy older people to stretch their dollar further with SuperGold. You can download the easy to use SuperGoldNZ app from App Store or Google Play now.…

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Mahurangi Wastebusters are the new operators of the refuse recycling centres at Lawrie Road, Snells Beach and Rustybrook Road, Wellsford. They offer a waste disposal and resource recovery services, with a…

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