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Thank you and keep being neighbourly

Written by Simon Smith, published on 02 July 2018

Dear fellow Nabo members, Today is my last day at Nabo as I head towards pastures new.

May Winner & New Competition!

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 06 June 2018

Were you one of the hundreds that voted in May's Book of the Month competition? In our May competition, we asked our members to vote on this poll with which book they would like to win for themselves or if they are part of a book club, win copies for them too...

How to apply for a grant for your community group

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 22 May 2018

If you think your group or community organisation is too small, or too specialised, to be awarded a grant – or that you haven’t a chance of successfully applying for one – here’s the good news: more than $40 billion in grants is given away each year in Australia, and the range of grants is huge...

#NaboVolunteers: Are you the winner of $500?

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 14 May 2018

This month, Nabo is raising awareness about National Volunteer Week. Volunteers are such an important part of our community and their work doesn’t go unnoticed. To celebrate all the amazing things our volunteers do, we’ve been encouraging all Nabo members to nominate either themselves...

May Book of the Month Competition

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 09 May 2018

This month we are ready to give away more books, thanks to our amazing partners at Hachette. To celebrate our new "reading" interest group we want our members to let us know which book they would like to win in our May Book of the Month Competition...

April Winner & New Competition!

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 09 May 2018

In April, our first book competition went live. We are giving away up to ten copies of your chosen book for you and your book club, thanks to our partners at Hachette. To be entered into the draw, we asked members to have "reading" as an interest on Nabo and to simply vote on our poll with which...

Nabo Volunteers Month

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 03 May 2018

This month, Volunteers Australia and Nabo will be celebrating National Volunteer Week from 21 to 27 May. Nabo members love their local community, and we’re sure there are already a few of you on the site who volunteer regularly.

Anzac Day Message from Simon

Written by Simon Smith, published on 22 April 2018

This Wednesday marks Anzac Day, our national day of remembrance for the Australians and New Zealanders who served and died in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations.  It is an opportunity to reflect on and honour the contribution of all those who have served. 

Nabo Book Competition

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 17 April 2018

At Nabo, we love a good book and we love book clubs even more. This is because book clubs are about more than just reading, they can be very sociable and are a great way to meet new people in your community. To encourage more book clubs, our partners at Hachette are giving you...

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...

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.

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...

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.

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.

Happy Chinese New Year!

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 15 February 2018

Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year, starts this week, with celebrations lasting up to two weeks. The New Year is based on the lunar calendar and therefore varies each year; this year, the Year of The Dog – the Chinese zodiac features 12 animals, and each year is associated with...

The Nabo #XmasLights Competition

Written by Renee Dubé, published on 25 December 2017

Here's just a few of the amazing photos Nabo members have been submitting for our #XmasLights competition! Have you entered your suburb's best Christmas light displays yet? 

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