SKILLS ON SHOW
Get up close with local heroes from the police, fire service and St John Ambulance at the Sirens & Sounds Safety Festival. The free event will include visual displays, challenges, food stalls, performances and appearances from the NZWarriors and Northern Mystics. November 26 from 11am to 4pm at Eastdale Reserve in Avondale. The Avondale Community Fun Run will also be held at 12pm. This is a 2.4km walk or run. Visit sportwaitakere.co.nz for details on how to enter.