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Interests on Nabo

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 13 April 2018

It takes all kind of people to make up a community, but isn’t it even better when you can share common interests with one another? Connecting through hobbies, sharing problems and finding solutions together is what makes a community meaningful. After all, a problem halved is a problem solved...

Neighbour Day

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 10 April 2018

It was great to see our members get so involved in Neighbour Day on Sunday 25th March. This day was all about bringing the community closer together and being neighbourly. No matter how big or small the event was, you sure celebrated and we would like to thank you for all your contributions...

Organisation Competition Winner!

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 06 April 2018

Whilst we were celebrating Neighbour Day on Sunday 25th March we ran a few competitions to join in on the celebrations...

How to Make Friends in your Neighbourhood

Written by Lara Heaton, published on 06 April 2018

Being new is never easy, be it your first day at a new school, a new workplace or in a new neighbourhood, but we're here to help. At Nabo we know that making connections in a new neighbourhood can feel a little daunting, but don't stress because we've thought up a few tips to help make your new...

What's New at Nabo?

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 06 April 2018

It's April already?! Check out what's new at Nabo this month and take a sneak peak at what's coming up.

#NaboNeighbour of the Week: Richard from NSW

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 04 April 2018

Our fourth and final #NaboNeighbour is Richard from NSW! Nabo member Catherine is amazed by how much time he has for his community. Even as a full time carer, Richard has the time to build his community on Nabo.

Stay Safe on the Internet

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 03 April 2018

At Nabo, the security of our members is very important. We would like to remind all our members to be vigilant when they interact with people online, both on Nabo and on other social networks.

Top Five Posts in March

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 29 March 2018

Over 300,000 Nabo members all over Australia use Nabo in a variety of different ways. Whether it's using the site to make new friends, or sharing local information or just a smile, it makes all the hard work at Nabo HQ worth it.

Special Message from Simon Smith

Written by Simon Smith, published on 28 March 2018

On behalf of the team at Nabo, I want to thank you for making Nabo and your neighbourhood a better place to be.

#NaboNeighbour of the Week: Kimy from QLD

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 27 March 2018

A huge thank you to all the wonderful Nabo members who are taking the time to acknowledge the wonderful neighbours in their lives who make a difference each and every day. The #NaboNeighbour competition isn't just about rewarding those neighbours who deserve some recognition, but about...

How to start a book club

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 22 March 2018

Whether you’re debating the finer points of a Booker prize winner or getting together with likeminded fans to embrace, for the umpteenth time, a Terry Pratchett fantasy novel, a book club offers more than just some robust discussion, or a chance to natter over wine and cheese. You can...

Why Residents shouldn't post Business Offers

Written by Geoff Main, published on 20 March 2018

One of the main benefits to Nabo is our localness. While we do sometimes include National messages, the aim of Nabo is to create stronger neighbourhoods through more local content...

#NaboNeighbour of the Week: Mary from QLD

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 20 March 2018

Another week, another amazing collection of nominations from Nabo members all across Australia. Neighbours just like you are taking the time to celebrate the people who make their day shine just a little bit brighter.

7 ways to create more space at home

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 15 March 2018

Australians spend a staggering 800,000 hours a day, collectively, looking for keys, sunnies, TV remotes and other “lost things”, according to research conducted last year. And an international survey by furniture giant Ikea last year found that for a lot of people, having too much “stuff” can be...

From cake to free coffee: How to connect with your neighbours with a random act of kindness

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 13 March 2018

A small act of kindness can make a big difference to someone’s day. And when that gesture is a surprise, it can be even more wonderful. Doing something nice for no particular reason is known as a random act of kindness (or an RAK) and it can be a great way to foster a happier, more supportive and...

Enter the #NaboNeighbour Contest!

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 05 March 2018

Maybe they've helped you out in a time of need, or are always there to brighten your day, share a cuppa with or just enjoy a chat. Whether they’re just next door, or a couple of streets away, everyone needs good neighbours.

Top Five Posts in February

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 28 February 2018

One of the joys of working at Nabo is seeing all the ways our members interact with one another. Whether sharing crime and saftey alerts, provising vital pieces of local knowledge, or simply enjoying a laugh together, it's great to see Nabo members across Australia...

Neighbour Day - Connect, Nominate, make your Suburb better

Written by Geoff Main, published on 27 February 2018

This March, Nabo is supporting Neighbour Day on Sun 25 March with plenty of activities to connect you with your neighbours. There are prizes to be won so get involved and help connect with a neighbour or two!

Nabo National Survey Winners

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 26 February 2018

Six lucky Nabo members have won a $250 gift card, simply by completing the National Nabo Survey. Are you won of our lucky winners?

Nabo members are helpful, keen – and love their coffee!

Written by Geoff Main, published on 23 February 2018

A massive thank you to the more than 4,400 Nabo members who helped make Nabo better in our recent Nabo survey. Your answers told us a lot about what you love about your neighbourhood, what you are interested in and what helpful people you are.

Discover the best of your suburb on your mobile for free

Here are some of the ways over 8,700 suburbs are using Nabo to get the best out of their local area.

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

Recommend and discover the best things around you, from local events and attractions, a trusted service or tradie, to the best coffee in town.

A SAFER SUBURB

Create a support network of local people who can keep an eye on your home or pet while you're away. Grow a stronger neighbourhood together.

BUY, SELL, BORROW

Find a kids second hand bike or toy, sell an unwanted item from around your home, or borrow something handy from your neighbours.

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