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Free beachfront BBQ

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:31:04 +1200 | Gisborne District Council

Free beachfront BBQ With the official opening celebration of the Oneroa walk and cycleway happening tomorrow the final features will continue to be fine-tuned over the next few weeks.More >>

Nomination call for 2015 Safety in the City Awards

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:04:31 +1200 | Wellington City Council

Do you know a safety hero who deserves a Safety in the City award? Nominations have opened for the awards and Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown wants the Wellington public to nominate the stand-out safety heroes in their neighbourhood.More >>

Oily Rag - Easy Omelette, fleas and more

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:45:55 +1200 | Oily Rag Theatre

Lil from Whangarei has some omelette making tips for Dee, who has a surplus of eggs thanks to some very happy backyard chickens. More >>

Kiwi coffee lovers prefer an instant fix

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:05:28 +1200 | Southern Cross

Hold onto your flat white! Despite being a country renowned for our coffee culture a new survey shows the preferred drink is instant. More >>

Hung over Kiwis still show up for work

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:04:17 +1200 | Southern Cross

New Zealanders are more likely to show up for work hung over than take a day off to nurse their sore heads. More >>

Customs changes bringing yachts to our shores

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:22:19 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Customs Minister Nicky Wagner says mid-winter marks the end of another successful yacht season, with many of the remaining international yachts departing at the end of last month. “Customs has cleared 620 arriving yachts since last Spring, with ...More >>

Household Labour Force Survey

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:52:02 +1200 | Statistics New Zealand

These tables provide the working-age population estimate of the usually resident, non-institutionalised, civilian population of New Zealand aged 15 years and over. This estimate is the benchmark figure for the number of people in the labour market ...More >>

Sport Wellington’s August Buggy Walk

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:08:26 +1200 | Sport Wellington

Sport Wellington Buggy Walks are a free event occurring every month. The walks take place at a different location every month and aim to provide parents and caregivers with the opportunity to discover some of the many buggy friendly walking tracks throughout ...More >>

‘Green’ theme of 2015 Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:44:27 +1200 | Taranaki Arts Festival Trust

“There’s a theme around sustainability, organics and taking things back to basics,” says Festival Manager Lisa Ekdahl. More >>

Kiwi businesses value returning mothers

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:10:07 +1200 | Regus Group

New Zealand businesses are world leaders at recognising the value of mothers returning to the workforce, according to a new global survey by Regus . More >>

Masport - The Brand My Grandfather Trusts

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:45:55 +1200 | Masport

Earning and maintaining the trust of kiwis, Masport has once again proudly secured the top spot in the 2015 Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brands award, in the Gardening Equipment Division.More >>

Tessa Kerslake announced as Kiwi finalist in Don of Tequila

Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:23:00 +1200 | Jose Cuervo

Jose Cuervo has named Tessa Kerslake from Our Place in New Plymouth as New Zealand’s national winner in the Don of Tequila competition. Tessa will now join 18 other bartenders from across the world in the grand final event at La Rojena, Mexico. In the first ...More >>

Singapore Airlines Proud Sponser of NZFW

Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:05:16 +1200 | Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines is an official sponsor of New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW) 2015, which will take place in August at the ANZ Viaduct Events Centre in Auckland. More >>

Exciting New Sponsorship Partners Join the NZFW Family

Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:44:03 +1200 | New Zealand Fashion Week Ltd

With less than 5 weeks to go until New Zealand’s most fashionable week, the New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW) team is excited to announce a number of market leading brands signed on as sponsorship partners for this years’ event. Alongside an established ...More >>

Five Finalists Compete For Coveted Title

Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:43:54 +1200 | Art of Cake

Five of Auckland’s most talented cakers will compete in this year’s Art of Cake exhibition at Shore City mall in the heart of Takapuna. Art of Cake is an annual competition that sees fashion and fondant collide. This year the five finalists will ...More >>

Feedback Sought on Mosgiel Pool Options

Thu, 23 Jul 2015 09:52:07 +1200 | Dunedin City Council

Dunedin (Thursday, 23 July 2015) – Consultation opens today on four shortlisted sites for a new aquatic centre in Mosgiel. More >>

BNZ and Kiwis for kiwi end long-term relationship

Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:17:31 +1200 | Bank of New Zealand

BNZ has made the difficult choice to end its sponsorship of Kiwis for kiwi, the national charity that raises and distributes funds to support kiwi conservation projects. More >>

Primary schools sought for health and wellness week study

Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:57:03 +1200 | Massey University

More children are sought for New Zealand’s first-ever comprehensive investigation measuring the connection between a range of health indicators and the risk of diabetes or heart disease, also known as cardio-metabolic health.More >>

Follow-up report on drink-driving enforcement published

Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:55:22 +1200 | Office of the Auditor-General

The New Zealand Auditor-General today published a report that follows up on New Zealand Police’s progress with effectively and efficiently enforcing drink-driving laws. This report provides a “snapshot” of the progress made by the Police in addressing ...More >>

Fitness Enthusiast Exploring Benefits of Exercise

Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:53:10 +1200 | Eastern Institute of Technology

Passionate about life-long learning and the active lifestyle he’s pursued in Hawke’s Bay, Philip Shambrook is researching the comparative benefits of different doses of exercise in our increasingly crowded days.More >>

 

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