Recent offers and requests

A selection of offers and requests currently on offer at the Wellington Timebank:

Offers

General household repairs..

i can repair most things in a house im no expert but ive a good general knoweledge and im happy to help...

Baby Sitting

Do you need a break from your kids?! I'm happy to take them to your local park for an hour on the weekend. Or I can watch them at your house for an hour while you go out...

Computer Graphics Help

I generally can help with most web and print materials, photo cleaning and manipulation, as well as compositing...

Teaching Sewing

I have been making my own clothes for 46 years! I can teach you to sew or help you with your sewing problems.

Applying for funding or organising an event?

I am a theatre director and event manager so if you need a hand either organising a function or if you need some help with applying for funding...

Decluttering / Filing / Listing Help

Do you need help decluttering a room or even your whole home? Or maybe you need a hand with filing? I am happy to help!

Need a lift? Or a towbar?

I am happy to take you shopping (or pick it up and drop it off to you) or, for those that need something bigger moving I have a towbar (but no trailer) so can help there too!

Gardening

Do you need a bit of help in the garden? Weeding, planting, mowing... would be happy to offer a pair of greenish thumbs to help you out. I live in Newtown...

Organic vegetable advice!

We grow vegetables, keep chooks and bees in Newtown. (Bee beginners!) Happy to share expereinces, advice, seedlings and occasional surplusses...

Flax available for you to harvest

Want some flax for weaving etc? Well we have some. You will need to harvest your self, we can show you how if you need guidance...

Child minding

Hi, I can look after children week day afternoon/evenings. Experienced 16 year old.

Cleaning products - make your own!

I can help to get rid of all your nasty chemical cleaning products. I will provide tested recipes and advice on where to source ingredients to make your own green cleaning products...

Weeding and light gardening

Weeding - I love it!!! It is so relaxing. I would be happy to spend an hour or so in your garden...

Advice on Marketing / Selling your Craft

Sonya of Copper-Red is offering help and advice with how to market and sell your craft. This could include on-line sales, advice on markets, and advice on selling to shops.

Requests

Truck Service

Hi! We are moving to a new place and getting new furnitures. But we have no means of transferring the furnitures to our new place. It would be great if you can help with picking up furnitures from couple of places around Wellington and deliver it in Newtown. Moving will be done around 20th to 26th of August. Please reply asap...

Gardener needed to give advice

Hi folks, I have a small garden with some plants in large terracotta pots. Some are doing well, some are dying - I need someone to come and tell me what I'm doing wrong...

Horse withdrawal syndrome - Please help!!

It's been over a year since I last rode a horse and I've started developing symptoms of the dreaded HWD (Horse withdrawal syndrome)...

Accountancy and/or Business Advice

I am starting up an interesting small business and would like to get some advice on how to manage my books...

Computer upgrade mac versus pc advice

Hi i currently have a PC computer i got it around 2003/4. I need to totally upgarde my computer so wondering whether i should switch to MAC. A fifteen minute phonecall might be all that is needed..

Mig welder

Hello.. im after borrowing a mig welder of someone... i have a welding mask but really could do with a welder for a day or two im building a rocket stove...

Hard Labour

I need help digging a groove up a hill to lay some pipes. More for the company than anything, but you will need to be a bit fit.

Building advice for buying a house

Hi, my friend is wanting to buy a house and would really love someone who knows a bit about building to look over it and give her some advice...

Building a computer desk riser ...

I work in visual effects and sit at least 10 hours a day, sometimes up to 14 hours straight. Since I am a contractor I am responsible for providing most of my own needs related to work. It turns out sitting so much isn't working out for me and I am interested in help creating a wooden boxed structure that will support...

Funding Applications for Community Events

I produce a wide variety of fun free public events throughout every year and would love to find that person who can do successful funding applications for me...

Weeding in organic garden

We would love to have a bit of help staying on top of the weeding. We have a shady steep section with narrow terraces, and we grow a range of vegetables, herbs and small fruits, plus have several larger fruit trees established...

Community venture

I had an idea that I would like to put out there to the community. It is along the lines of Mondragon.

I'd like to see if we have the potential to create something similar here in Wellington...

Community gardens

There is a community garen in Owhiro bay and an opportunity for more people to get involed in growing their own food...

Spare bike parts

I would be interested in any spare bike parts or old bikes which i could use to fix my own bike in the future, or to use to fix other people's bikes...

Keffir grains, sour dough starter, cambutcha

Wondering if anyone got any of those and also can teach me how to use them.

Comfrey plants

I would love some comfrey plants if anyone has any spare :)

Canna lily swap

I have bengal tiger type canna lillies.  they are tall ones with orange flowers. The leaves are lime green with white/yellow stripes. I would to like to swap some of these for other tall ones with different coloured flowers and preferally with the dark green leaves...

Ukulele lessons

Can you help me get beyond the basic Uke chords - especially strumming patterns. All help and encouragement gratefully received.