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‘Mabel’ is on track to recovery! We know that many of you have been wondering where our beloved No 12 Tram has been hiding so we’re pleased to be able to give you an update. After taking a hit during the June floods last year, Mabel has been in recovery, having needed some major work done on it’s motor. This has been a real team effort involving Palmerston North specialists Norlings...
 

Have you got an event coming up? Looking for a...

Have you got an event coming up? Looking for a team building activity? After something fun to do? Then BUBBLE BALL is for you! These adult size inflatable balls are so much fun, and perfect for participants Year 9 or older! Contact us today for more information or to book by contacting rachel@sportwhanganui.co.nz :)
 

It was the best start to the week for Whanganui...

It was the best start to the week for Whanganui woman Carla Donson: receiving an email to tell her she was a finalist in the Women of Influence awards. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Click to see the pic and write a comment......

Click to see the pic and write a comment...
 

Celsius Band...

 

When a big portion of you don't want to move from...

When a big portion of you don't want to move from the ground at the end of the workout.... Metafit and Ultimate Bootcamper Challenge have been great workouts this week huh?!
 

Here's a little puzzle for the day folks - can you...

Here's a little puzzle for the day folks - can you name all these places in wonderful Whanganui? If you get a bit lost, jump on www.visitwhanganui.nz :) Pic by @lifebytraci. #visitwhanganui to share your own pics of our great city!
 
The Whanganui Durie Hill Elevator opened in 1919 and Zena Mabbott has been operating the popular attraction for the past 45 years! Let Zena give you a lift when you #visitwhanganui! www.visitwhanganui.nz/durie-hill-underground-elevator. Watch TV3's Kim Vinnell get spooked in the only underground elevator in the southern hemisphere! © Copyright Visit Whanganui 2016. All rights reserved. Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of this media in any form is prohibited other than...
 

Sport Wanganui are a Charitable Trust governed by...

Sport Wanganui are a Charitable Trust governed by a board of trustees and managed by a CEO. As one of 17 Regional Sports Trusts (RST) nationally servicing our geographical area of Rangitikei, Ruapehu
 

There's a power outage in parts of Whanganui. We...

There's a power outage in parts of Whanganui. We understand Gonville and parts of the central city are without power, with more than 1100 properties affected. The cause of the cut isn't yet known.
 

DAFFODILS URGENTLY NEEDED BY CANCER SOCIETY The...

DAFFODILS URGENTLY NEEDED BY CANCER SOCIETY The Cancer Society in Whanganui is in urgent need of daffodils! Its annual street appeal will be held tomorrow, but it has been let down by its usual supplier of daffodils. The centre, which covers Whanganui, Rangitikei and Waimarino, has no flowers. Centre manager Jane Beamsley said they were "absolutely gutted." They are looking for anyone to donate daffodils or maybe a farmer or gardener who has a lot growing and which can be donated...
 
DOORS ARE OPEN! Get on down! Huge brands. Huge savings. 3 days only. Whanganui's biggest ever branded clothing sale. Save up to 90% off! 25th-27th August at the Whanganiu War Memorial Centre. Do not miss this! Fore more info click here www.lastseason.co.nz/s/whanganuipopup
 

Stop banks to protect Onetere Drive houses from...

Stop banks to protect Onetere Drive houses from flooding will be investigated by Whanganui District Council. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

This morning we are devastated to find out that...

This morning we are devastated to find out that our Daffodil supplier cannot supply our Daffodils for Daffodil Day as they haven't grown in time. If you know of a farm where Daffodils are growing aplenty and you are happy to share with us please contact us on 3487402 and we will come out and pick them today. Regardless of whether we have Daffodils or not, our volunteers will still be out tomorrow selling merchandise and collecting donations. We are absolutely gutted about this turn of...
 

We've got a gap in the gallery schedule for a pop...

We've got a gap in the gallery schedule for a pop up exhibition - from 12 to 26 September. This will be free of charge. Message us your idea.
 

A huge thank you to the Vintage Carl Club for...

A huge thank you to the Vintage Carl Club for their amazing effort delivering over 100 daffodil day orders today.... where would we be without u all 😊 this part of daffodil day raised $4600, thank you to everyone who supported us by purchasing merchandise 😊
 

Feeling energetic :)...

Feeling energetic :) www.visitwhanganui.nz/arts-in-whanganui #visitwhanganui
 

Batting for Cancer! Lance Cairns...

Batting for Cancer! Lance Cairns
 

We are so lucky to have two amazing educators here...

We are so lucky to have two amazing educators here at the Sarjeant, their passion and patience inspire children, adults and co-workers alike!
 

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