WORKING BEE FOR FRIENDS OF QUEENS PARK 17 AUGUST 2019
Having had very successful June and July Working Bees for Queens Park, the third one has been set for Saturday 17th August 10am.
We will meet again at the top of the steps which run up from the Grant Road/Park Street intersection to Wadestown Road. Bring your tools if you can – there will be some spares supplied for those who need them.
We want this to be an enjoyable occasion. Contributions to morning tea/coffee would be very welcome. I hope to see you on Saturday 17th August. Peter Steel – 021 244 1850
Election 2019 Meet the Candidates
The Lambton Ward candidates for the 2019 election will be fronting a meeting organised by the Mt Victoria Residents’ Association on 5 September at 6.30pm. The venue is the Tararua Tramping Club, 4 Moncrieff St. The meeting will begin with the Association’s AGM.
This is your chance to hear from the candidates and have your questions answered.
Thorndon/Pipitea Emergency Management Workshop
This event will be held on Sunday 29 September 2019 between 1 – 3pm at the Wellington Region Emergency Management Office (WREMO), 2 Turnbull St, Thorndon.
Your input will be most welcome as we review the Thorndon/Pipitea Hub Guide. To review the section of the Hub Guide specific to Thorndon/Pipitea, in advance of the workshop, please go to https://getprepared.nz/assets/Hub-Guides/Thorndon.pdf and scroll to Section 5.
For those who would like to contribute ideas but cannot attend the workshop please feel free to do so by sending your feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org
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