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Rayner Brothers Gallery

Great to see so many visitors today - 'Hollow Man' is certainly proving popular. We're open again tomorrow from 12pm to 4pm.

'Offering - Kangaroo' by Andrea du Chatenier


 

Wanganui Online

TICKET GIVEAWAY - ANNABELLE WHITE

The lovely people at Alzheimers Wanganui have given us two free tickets to give away to 'Quips, Tips and Entertainment with Annabelle White'!

All you have to do to get in the draw is like this post and tag the person you would take with you in the comments below. Make sure both have liked this page in order to be eligible to win.

BUY TICKETS AND SUPPORT THIS GREAT ORGANISATION:
If you aren't the lucky winner, feel free to buy a ticket to...
 

Wanganui City

Great concept ! Get your orders in now :-)


Timeline Photos
Txt in your coffee order with 0273484449. For pick up, preorder, or for delivery in town ( outside the busy times around 10.00 am and 12.00 - 1.30 pm, and only to the central CBD ) with a $12.00 minimum purchase. Food can be delivered too ( Hot soup!) All at the Big Orange
 

Love Wanganui

Now you can upload even more photos at once! Thanks to Hannah for her pic of the tower today. You can see it here: http://bit.ly/1A4IDjG


 

Denita Tizard


Giveaway — 100 Days Project
100daysproject.co.nz
I was sitting in a gallery today with big plans to get all up to date with www.52weeks.co.nz. I looked at the list and thought negative space would be a good one to start with.
 

Womens Network

Courageous conversations like these are so vital. Great advice here for parents and caregivers...


10 Ways To Talk To Your Kids About Sexual Abuse
everydayfeminism.com
(Trigger Warning) Talking to your kid about sexual abuse probably seems worse than even talking about sex. But given the statistics, it's more important than even teaching them how to cross the road safely.
 

River City Press

Care For Someone With a Learning Disability?
Like to meet others? Join the Carer Support network for supportive talk, informative chat and morning tea at the Disability Resource Centre, 28 Churton Street, Wanganui on Friday, July 25 between 10am and midday. For more info contact Linda on 021 230 4095.
 

River City Press

Boundaries with Kids Parenting Course
This is a free course, for parents of any age children. There are eight weekly sessions from 9.15am to 11.45am. Commencing Thursday, July 31, 2014. Please phone Family Works Whanganui, 345 6681.
 

River City Press

Rotary Wanganui have donated a selection of used and new gardening tools to be used in a community garden to encourage Black Power members and their neighbourhood to develop new skills and practices.
The unlikely association of the two organisations came about when Black Power leadership in Castlecliff approached the Nga Hononga Marae (Charitable) Trust, (NHMT), for assistance. The leaders were looking to change social and economic habits of their members, especially for their youth and...
 

Wanganui District Council Youth Committee

Take the time to watch and listen to the messages!
Speak up, Speak out, Be Heard!


The Kids' Stories In This Music Video Give Another Meaning To The Word 'Overcoming'.
livefortomorrow.co.nz
This will melt your heart.
 

Love Wanganui

What a day! We've got some hot stuff coming. http://bit.ly/1qzekQ7


 

Sport Wanganui

3 hours, 54 minutes to go!


Glasgow 2014 - Commonwealth Games
www.glasgow2014.com
Welcome to the official website of the XX Commonwealth Games, Glasgow 2014. Find out all the latest news and updates on the biggest sporting event of the Commonwealth, plus exciting information on Volunteering and the Queens Baton Relay.
 

Embassy 3 Wanganui

Begin Again
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTRCxOE7Xzc

A chance encounter between a disgraced music-business executive and a young singer-songwriter new to Manhattan turns into a promising collaboration between the two talents.

Stars:
Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Adam Levine


Begin Again Official Trailer #1 (2014) - Keira Knightley, Adam Levine Movie HD

Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Like us on FACEBOOK: http://goo.gl/dHs73 Begin...
 

Embassy 3 Wanganui

Mrs Browns boys D'movie

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9yEy1zPEhyc

When Moore Street market-trader Agnes Brown finds her livelihood under threat from a ruthless developer, she and her family embark on a campaign to save her stall, aided as only the Browns will be by a motley troop of blind trainee Ninjas, an alcoholic solicitor, and a barrister with Tourettes Syndrome.

Stars:
Brendan O'Carroll, Jennifer Gibney, Eilish O'Carroll
 

Embassy 3 Wanganui

Hercules

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OwlynHlZEc4

Having endured his legendary twelve labors, Hercules, the Greek demigod, has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord.

Stars:
Dwayne Johnson, John Hurt, Ian McShane


Hercules Official Trailer #2 (2014) - Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane Movie HD

Subscribe to TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/sxaw6h Subscribe to COMING SOON: http://bit.ly/H2vZUn Like us on FACEBOOK:...
 

Embassy 3 Wanganui

Schedule for the week beginning 24/07/14


 

Jase and Sue at 92.8 More FM Wanganui


Gallery 23rd July

Tag yourself and you're in to win a one hundred dollar voucher...
 

Wanganui Chronicle

Yum yum! It's pie competition time again, and this year three Wanganui bakers are entering the Bakels New Zealand Pie awards:


Bakers putting creativity to test - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
Wanganui's pie masters are looking to top the country again when judging in the annual Bakels New Zealand Pie awards begins tomorrow. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Wanganui District Council

E ako mō te parekura, me pēhea hoki te noho huaumaru.
You can learn about disasters and how to get ready in te reo Māori at http://www.getthru.govt.nz/?lang=mi



Home
www.getthru.govt.nz
Due to its location and environment, New Zealand faces many potential disasters. In some cases, such as a weather related or volcanic disaster, there may be time for a warning. This website will show you how to get ready, so you'll get through.
 

City Library

Wonderful Wednesday morning at the Gonville Cafe Library... the Knitting Project was in full swing with Plunket mums and babies coming along to learn to crochet... beautiful busy atmosphere with a lovely sense of community spirit.
Its not to late to get involved... see promo flyer on photos for more details.
We are always looking for more donations of wool!


 

Wanganui Online

The wait is almost over for Wanganui runner Lucy Van Dalen..the Glasgow Games are about to begin..tomorrow night to be exact with the opening ceremony. Valerie Adams will carry the flag. Unfortunately Lucy won't be racing until Saturday week in the 5000m. Something to look forward to.


 

Wanganui Online

Crust never sleeps

Stand by Wanganui, we are going for gold again...
Master pie maker Cameron Butchart of Butchart's Home Cookery is in Auckland for the National Pie Awards.
Last year he took home gold in the Steak and Vege section. He's not saying much about this year's concoction but no doubt the judges are in for a treat.
Cameron has entered the awards every year since 2005.
Judging day is tomorrow.


 

Wanganui City

Giving Wanganui businesses a leg up with some start-up cash is the aim of the ANZ Flying Start Business Plan competition.
The competition, run by Business.govt.nz, part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, is in its fourth year and gives existing small businesses, or those with an idea that are yet to start-up, the shot at prizes worth more than $65,000.


Business: Your business plan could win $1000 - Business - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
Giving Wanganui...
 

Wanganui City

Sounds Air is looking at doubling its Wanganui-Wellington service.
The company is trialling a new service into Wanganui, aimed at getting Wellington commuters to the River City as well as making better connections to its South Island ports.



Better air options for city - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
Sounds Air is looking at doubling its Wanganui-Wellington service. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Jase and Sue at 92.8 More FM Wanganui

What is the nicest thing you did yesterday?
 

Space Studio & Gallery

Don't forget we are open today until 2pm with our current show Optiv101 RFC. Brave the weather and please do pop by!


 

Space Studio & Gallery

Its head down, coffee poured, and eyes fixed on preparing all the content for our new and updated website, Sarah is busy doing the final touches to the content before she hands it over to our very talented design guru Brad Tipper to load it all on and make it look swish. Can't wait to reveal the new content & some new features including an online shop- with close to 150 items availiable for sale and facilities to view our exhibitions and purchase works all online! here are some of the...
 

Wanganui Chronicle

"At the moment there's no avenue for Wellington people to get a day flight to and from Wanganui so this is what this new service will bring." - Sounds Air managing director Andrew Crawford.



Better air options for city - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
Sounds Air is looking at doubling its Wanganui-Wellington service. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Wanganui Online

Local hero on world stage

A big farewell and good luck to Wanganui mountainbiker Ben Watkins who is about to take on the world.
18-year-old Ben has been selected in the New Zealand Junior team which will compete at the 2014 UCI Downhill World Championships, being held in Hafjell, Norway, from September 4.
Joining him will be Wanganui's Sam Blenkinsop in the Elite Men's division.
Before the worlds Ben will compete in three of the UCI World Cup Series events in North America and then...
 

Delicious Cafe & Wine Bar


 

Sport Wanganui

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Wanganui Rfu

The Wanganui Rugby Football Union congratulate the following Under 16 Representative players for 2014. Over 40 players committed to trainings and trial matches over the holidays. Thank you to the parents and caregivers for bringing players along from all over the Union.Joshua Larkin WCCJack Hunter RANGSam Beard WCSChristopher Brewer WHSPatrick Parker WCSCJ Church WHSTe...