Local Heroes

Vayle Hammond – First National

Do you ever wonder about having the home of your dreams? I’m Vayle Hammond and I can help you with that. What we do at First National is help you find the right solution. What we are really passionate about is helping people, so we can help you realise their dreams.

Let me be your first choice in real estate because “we put YOU first”.

JLCA Contracts

We specialise in residential and commercial concrete and landscape solutions, as well as prefabricated swimming pool installations. Whether your property needs a new driveway, patio extension or a swimming pool the whole family can enjoy, we’ll do it right, first time. We never compromise on quality and strive to complete each job to a standard no less than perfection.

The Innovative Travel Company

Have you always wanted to be present for a special international battlefield commemoration?

Join Innovative Travel’s Le Quesnoy 100th commemorations in France in November 2018, or the 75th Monte Cassino Commemorations in May 2019 in Italy

As the official travel sponsor for Te Papa’s Gallipoli The Scale of our War exhibition, Innovative Travel has almost 30 years of experience in creating special battlefield tours, including Gallipoli, the Western Front, El Alamein & Monte Cassino. Learn more now.

James R Hill Funeral Directors

As one of Hamilton’s longest-serving funeral companies, we pride ourselves on our service and care of families during their time of loss. Your wishes for your loved one’s final farewell are our utmost priority. To assist you with your future planning contact us on (07) 855 5541, or visit us on www.jamesrhill.co.nz.

Cash Converters

Cash Converters is the world’s largest second-hand dealer and market leader in pawn broking and short-term finance. We help thousands of everyday Kiwis with responsible financial solutions. We provide a range of services to help our customers, from small loans up to $3,000, retailing quality goods, purchasing unwanted items and pawn broking.

Hamilton Central – 311 Barton St, Hamilton. Email: hamilton@cashconverters.co.nz or phone 07 838 0114

Hamilton East, Five Cross Roads – 242 Peachgrove Rd, Hamilton.Email: hamiltoneast@cashconverters.co.nz or phone 07 838 0114


Pellows Funeral Directors has been a trusted provider of dignified funeral services for more than 50 years now. They listen and take care of the finer details to ensure the service is appropriate, meaningful and memorable for you and your loved ones. Phone (07) 8565129, or visit: www.pellowsfunerals.co.nz.


The team at Hellers and Kiwi Bacon take this opportunity to acknowledge the great work the volunteers do in our local communities. They would like to thank all volunteers for making a difference with the effort to improve the quality of lives of our elderly folks!

To find out more information about the Volunteers and the Seniors Programme, you may “click or tap” the Kiwi Bacon branding on your viewing screen.

Hear Me

Our aim is to make quality hearing aids affordable, fitted and cared for with the best service. Our team of clinicians each have over 12 years’ experience in audiology. We offer state of the art technology from all manufacturers and we operate without sales targets or commission. We can truly offer the best solution for you without bias.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HearMeHearingSpecialists/

Centre Place is Hamilton City’s premier destination for food, fashion and entertainment. You’ll be spoilt for choice with over 100 stores, two amazing cinemas and a mini golf course, a bustling food court and restaurant dining options. Plus, park free and under cover every weekend and Thursday late night after 5pm or spend $10 in-centre for free hours parking during the week.

Harcourts Hamilton is locally owned with 8 high profile offices providing residential and rural/lifestyle sales, body corporate, property management, commercial sales and leasing. Harcourts is NZ’s largest real estate brand. Through the Harcourts Foundation and the efforts of our talented auction team, we take pleasure in fundraising for dozens of local charitable organizations each year. If you have any real estate needs, contact Harcourts, proud recipients of the ‘Most Trusted Real Estate Brand’ since 2013.

Chequers Finance offers cash loans from $100 to $1,000, with approval time as little as 2-3 hours. Our loans are structured to be repaid in a maximum of 6 weeks, to avoid you paying unnecessary extra fees. We have branches in Hamilton and Auckland.

When Joe the horse decided to use the family car as a scratching post, it inspired Bill Gallagher Senior to solve the problem by electrifying the car. Joe got the message and the concept for the world’s first ever electric fence system was born.

That innovative drive remains at the heart of Gallagher today.

Now, as an international company, we still push boundaries as we work alongside our customers to explore – and discover – the solutions which will redefine the potential for their businesses. With over 1000 people worldwide we’re proud to be a global leader in the Animal Management, Security, Fuel Systems and Contract Manufacturing sectors, building enduring partnerships with customers across 130 countries.

Advantage Kitchen Plus, Hamilton branch kindly supporting the 2019/2020 Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men. Finding it early can save lives. Please don’t delay to visit your GP if you are concerned and need a diagnosis. To know more about Prostate Cancer, please visit website by clicking the Advantage Kitchen Plus logo on your viewing screen.

Need a new Kitchen or General Renovation work done, call or visit your local friendly team at Advantage Kitchen Plus. phone toll free 0800 548 7587 or mobile 027 202 9755. Location: 63B Killarney Road, Frankton.

The Installers

We have insulated over 5000 properties in Waikato, BOP and even Hawkes Bay. We don’t use higher prices and then discount them to give the illusion the customer is getting a better deal. We will offer a great price for the install, straight off the bat. We take pride in our work, with our employees continuously trained and audited to ensure the installs are done up to the NZS4246 insulation standards.

Waikato Heat Pumps

We exist to create air conditioning systems that our clients love. We work closely with the best brands to deliver efficient and effective heating and cooling solutions. We will communicate clearly throughout the process so that the installation experience is a positive one, paving the way for you to live a happier and warmer life.