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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.

Win a Toyota Camry SL Hybrid worth $45,830

Written by Geoff Main, published on 21 February 2018

We know this opportunity isn't exactly local, but one of our partners is giving away a car and it seemed silly not to encourage a Nabo member to win it!

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...

Giving away free stuff on Nabo is good for your health and your community

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 14 February 2018

Do you have items that you no longer use that are taking up space in your home? Why not give them away to a neighbour in the “free to a good home” section on Nabo? Declutter your home, help the environment and your health and have the opportunity to meet new neighbours! As one member said...

Last Minute Gifts for Valentine's Day...

Written by Geoff Main, published on 13 February 2018

Our friends at Red Balloon have organised a special offer for Nabo members this Valentine’s Day. Not only can you take advantage of their own Valentine’s Day offers, but Nabo members can also enjoy 15% off the Red Balloon site this February by using NABOLOVE15 at the checkout!

How to show some love for your neighbours

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 08 February 2018

You might think that Valentine’s Day is all about couples, chocolate and roses – but in fact, it can be a great reminder that sharing some love is something we can all do, whether we’re single or partnered. If January is about fresh starts and resolutions, February is a great month for...

How to Fall in Love with your Neighbourhood (Again!)

Written by Rosie O'Meley & Clare Aston, published on 05 February 2018

After living in the same place for a while you can start to lose the spark that you once held for your neighbourhood. The pretty streets, local waterholes, and eclectic shops that once drew you in, now can't get you out your front door. If this sounds like you - don't worry. Instead, check out...

6 Reasons Why Nabo Can Help When Other Social Channels Can’t

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 05 February 2018

Nabo is all about helping you connect with the people, events and goings-on right where you live. As Australia’s first private social network, it’s got a lot to offer – and while Facebook is great for keeping up with your friends across Australia or overseas, Nabo is where you can meet and...

Alterative Transport Options for the Sydney Train Strike

Written by Becky Corfield, published on 24 January 2018

If you’re anything like us, you’re a bit confused about your commute on 29 January. With the 24-hour planned train strike looking likely to go ahead this Monday, Nabo members across Sydney are wondering how they’ll plan around the strike. Not to worry, though! We’ve put together a list of our...

New Year’s Resolutions for your Neighbourhood

Written by Joumana Awad, published on 15 January 2018

There’s nothing like living in a tight-knit community. So this New Year, make it your resolution to create a stronger neighbourhood to last a lifetime. Here are 8 New Year’s resolutions for your neighbourhood to get behind!

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? 

#XmasPets on Display

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 25 December 2017

A huge thank you to all our members who posted photos of the pets enjoying Christmas time! We saw ecstatic pups and patient kitties, a fessssstive snake and a pensive guinea pig, and all in all we were very pleased to see so many members taking part in the fun.

December Prize Winners

Written by Renee Dubé, published on 25 December 2017

Have you completed one of our Christmas Surveys? Uploaded a photo of Christmas Lights, or even shown off your Christmas Pet? Then you could be a winner! Take a look to see if you if you've won on the list below.

The Christmas Pets Survey Results

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 21 December 2017

We asked out pet-obssessed members how they celebrate the holidays with their four-legged BFFs. The data doesn't lie - our pets are truly one of the family...

The Christmas Survey Results

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 21 December 2017

The results of the Nabo Christmas Survey are in, so without further ado...

Making sure your pet is happy while you're on holidays

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 18 December 2017

We’ve all heard of doggie day care, and if you’ve got a cat, you might have arranged for a moggie minder. But have you ever thought about trying to find a snake sitter? There are a lot of loving pet owners in the Nabo community, and like all pet owners, when you take a holiday you want to be sure...

Make a difference in your neighbourhood this Christmas

Written by Kylie Walker, published on 17 December 2017

Christmas can be a time of joy, sharing and coming together. But for some, it can also be stressful or lonely. The purpose of Nabo is to help neighbours connect and share their experiences and grow stronger communities and Christmas is a great time to make this happen. From connecting with...

It's a Redraw!

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 12 December 2017

A handful of winners in our 3rd Birthday Giveaway didn't claim their prizes, so that means that we've chosen five NEW lucky winners! Are you a winner?

What type of offer should I make for Christmas?

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 11 December 2017

Christmas is one of the busiest times of the year for businesses. Make sure you're taking advantage of the holiday season by posting special offers to local residents. By marketing your offers as a 'Christmas special', you're enticing customers to strike while the iron is hot.

Winners of our Third Birthday Giveaway!

Written by Annabel Thompson, published on 01 December 2017

Are you one of our lucky winners?!

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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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