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  • 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

  • Weekly Broadcast 27 Sep 2010
    Greetings and Salutations to one and all!

    Time to get back to our regular time bank broadcasts. There will be no mention of the 'E' or 'Q' word or a combination of either of those letters in this message.


    Submission presented to community board

    • Creating Lyttelton a pilot for a chemical pesticide free community - on road sides, walk ways, walking tracks, council open space zones, parks and
  • When the big one shook us, we were not prepared. We had no Civil Defence functioning in Lyttelton. Those systems failed. Fortunately other community based systems coped admirably.

    "The spirit of Lyttelton shone through. You were lucky to have

  • by Jacinda Gilligan

    School holidays are just a couple of weeks away. If you are able to take some time off work, it's a wonderful opportunity to spend some decent stretches of time catching up with your children. Unplugging from the

  • Seduction Dance Workshop – Harem Style

    When: Thursday 24 June, 7.30pm

    Where: Lyttelton Club

    How much: $25

    To book: limited places, contact

  • Volcano Radio Musical Quiz Night

    When: Tuesday 22 June, 7.30pm, quiz starts 8 pm.

    Where: Lyttelton

  • The Basement Poetic

    When: Sunday 27 June, 7 to 10pm.

    Where: The Basement, 33b London St (down the stairs under the sign Nice People

  • Lyttel-Ease Story Telling


    When: Sunday 27 June, 9 to 10am.

    Where: Volcano Radio studio 4th floor


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