Smithy's Noticeboard Community
Dave Smith aka Smithy is the Big Boss of the Glenorchy Motors - where our PO Boxes are located and also it is the home of our village's NOTICE BOARD. So this is the online version of Smithy's Noticeboard.
We encourage everyone to use it - these classifieds go miles!
To send your classifieds for publishing please use firstname.lastname@example.org
VOLUNTEER DAY AT PARADISE TRUST
Spring is in the air here at Paradise and we've got our planning hats on for our next Volunteer Day. Join us on Saturday12th of September (10am – 4pm) for a day of mucking in, followed by a BBQ and cold beverage with your fellow workers.
We're not after any specific trades, but if you are particularly nifty at something - we want to know about it! Jobs will vary and for more on what's planned - check out the Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/872454563162392/
We're also offering a 50% discount on our accommodation on the night of the 11th & 12th of September for our volunteers (please contact us directly on 03 442 9956 / email@example.com )
Kids and dogs are welcome!
Check out the Facebook event page for more info or register here: https://forms.gle/LP1MQ8GePUxopVnK6
GETTING GLENORCHY RESIDENTS READY TO VOTE
Kia ora Tātou, 2020 is a big election year! Not only are we voting for the parties and candidates we want to represent us in parliament, we are also having our say in both the End of Life and Cannabis referendums. Are you ready?
It’s easy to enrol, check, or update your details online at vote.nz using a New Zealand driver licence, New Zealand passport, or RealMe verified identity. If you need information in another language you can also find it on the front page of vote.nz.
You can also use a paper enrolment form – download one from the website, call 0800 36 76 56 or text your name and address to 3676 to have a form sent to you.
Election day has changed. It is now on Saturday the 17th of October and advance voting begins on Saturday the 3rd of October.
Get ready to have your say!
WELLINGTON HOUSE SWOP
We are looking to swop our 3 bedroom apartment in Petone, Wellington for a 2-3 bedroom house in Glenorchy during Dec/Jan school holidays
GLENORCHY HERITAGE AND MUSEUM GROUP AGM-POSTPONED
Glenorchy heritage museum group INC.Wishes to advise the public that the AGM scheduled for 27th August, 2020 is postponed. This is due to the current COVID situation and will be re-scheduled as soon as possible.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
GLENORCHY RACE DAY STALL HOLDERS
Lakeside Rugby Club is calling for expressions of interest for race day stalls.
We have spots available for day and evening.
Please have your applications to Brylee by the end of August - email to firstname.lastname@example.org
THE GLENORCHY BREAD CO
We would like to introduce to you The Glenorchy Bread Co; delicious and nourishing sourdough products infused with aroha.
Our breads are made with 100% organic ingredients. Our flour is sourced from a New Zealand farm, growing New Zealand wheat. It’s simple: organic is better for you and better for our planet. Please, visit www.glenorchybread.com to sign up for our weekly order email list.
Daffodil Day supports the work of the Cancer Society and all of the proceeds from it go back to our regional branch to support the work that they do. For those who would like to support the Cancer Society’s work and have a bit of late winter cheer, daffodils are on sale for $20 a bunch (of 20) to be delivered on Monday 24th August. Please send a note to Leslie Van Gelder if you’re interested in a bunch or two and supporting Daffodil Day this year: email@example.com.
(We’re happy to deliver daffodils to your secret crushes or on behalf of secret admirers, too! Your secrets are safe with us…)
ROOM FOR RENT
Single room for rent in a new and cosy home on Coll Street.
$250 a week plus bills.
Shared bathroom, modern kitchen and open living space with a fire. Huge private garden surrounded by a hedge with amazing mountain views.
Feel free to message any more questions
Hey Glenorchy Locals Glenorchy is doing it tough. We’ve had an idea to boost your morale and ours!
* You send us your name and phone number
* We send you short notice texts offering seats on our scenic flight
* You pay just $100.00 and join the flight
*Terms & Conditions Apply*
To sign up you can either text or email your details to:
GLENORCHY COUNTRY RADIO
Glenorchy Country Radio will be off-air due to an upgrade to the meter board maybe Wednesday 15th July if not Thursday 16th (depends on the electrician) it should come back on later Saturday 18th after the inspector ticks it off.
At a later date the radio equipment will be re-located and set up again when I will have a couple of pro’s to bring back the breakfast show.
FURBALL DOGGY DAY CARE SERVICE IN GY
Trial days this July
Juliane is thinking offering a doggy day care on her free days to spread the love. She is running a trial this July (starting next Tuesday) offering 10 days for dog owners to choose from to get an idea if this service is needed or not. Dog owners and dogs are welcome to come along for a visit to see the place and gain an idea of whether the dog will enjoy the day care environment and she's offering a free trial day!
Check out her website with the basic information https://furball-doggy-daycare.jimdosite.com/