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    • Lyttelton News - Friday Aug 12 2011 Pages 1 & 2 (PDF 1 mb)
    • Our hearts and minds are with the people of North Eastern Japan who are suffering after the devastion of the earthquake on the 11th of March. To those in our community with Kazoku, Whanau, family and friends we hope that they are safe and well.
    • Jacinda has been writing a blog about their family, learning from life and all the people in it." It is a way we want to document our lives together. It also helps to externalise all the thinking that swirls around in ones head. Some of the

    • 10 March Red Bus No 28 resumes service

    • Lyttelton Harbour Business AssociationLyttelton Harbour Business Association  updates will be published as

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      It is just I, Jules the co ordinator,

    • The Lyttelton Farmers Market is back in action as from Saturday 19 March.

    • Lyttelton Youth CentreThere is a high school operating at the Youth Centre, 7 Dublin St. Monday to Friday,

    • The Lyttelton Recreation Centre on Winchester St is to open as a 'Recovery Action Centre'. This is effective as of Monday 7 March. We have been busy setting this up today and tomorrow we are expecting organisations such as EQC,WINZ, Child


      PHONE 027 739 1832 OR 941 5656.


      • 8.30AM-6.00PM FRIDAY

      • 10.00AM-4.00PM SATURDAY AND

    • Free earthquake support councelling available at the Lytt Medical Centre after 1.00pm today, Friday 4 March this week and Monday 7 March, Tuesday 8 March next week. This service may be extended, updates will follow in due course.

    • The Lyttelton community in New Zealand was at the epicentre of the recent earthquake that has devastated much of Christchurch.

    • The wonderful team of TIMEBANK volunteers down here at the recreation centre are understandably getting a little bit tired.

      We need to increase our team numbers so that folks can get a decent break. Below are a list of the skills

    • Don Ross Transport has very kindly offered to bring Lyttelton residents to Barrington Shopping Centre twice a day from March 1

      10am: Depart Lyttelton Rec Centre
      Shop for one hour at Barrington Shopping Centre...

    • Public Meeting

      • Public Meeting tonight for LWS and LMS families re break in Tauranga.


      • This is progressive. It is hoped that most of the harbour basin will have
    • The Lyttelton Tunnel is now open . You need to go down to the Lytteleton Rec Centre and pick up a tunnel pass. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE - necessary travel only.

    • Wow what a week this is proving to be! I realise how blessed I am to live in such an amazing community.

      Yesterday I went down to the grassy where everyone was gathered listening to music, simply being with each other and relaxing a bit.

    • If you wish to make a donation to support the community reconstruction of Lyttelton

    • The following information is specific to Lyttelton and is updated based on information from Julie Lee who is assisting the Civil Defence team in Lyttelton as part of the Lyttelton Timebank.

    • Introduction to Spanish - Part 2

      In this group of lessons, Time Bank member Ana Aceves will expand on the basics of this beautiful language. Focusing on verb


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