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Ground-breaking funding research for Wellington

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:33:41 +1200 | Nikau Foundation

Thanks to the generosity of a Nikau Foundation donor, one of the biggest questions facing grant makers in the Wellington Region has now been answered. More >>

Plans for a new stage, upgraded hall in Coromandel Town

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:23:13 +1200 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Plans for the Barry Brickell Memorial Performance Stage proposed for Hauraki Reserve are well underway as is an upgrade to the Coromandel Citizens Hall. More >>

Communities Win And Lose Against Alcohol Industry

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:27:08 +1200 | Alcohol Healthwatch

Community and public health groups working to reduce alcohol-related harm are thrilled that community calls to halt the proliferation of alcohol outlets in Auckland have been heard.More >>

Bird Dog Hot Dog - Dunedin's Entry in 'Savoir Faire'

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:05:28 +1200 | Dunedin City Council

This perfectly described and melodically inspired plate is Dunedin’s entry in Savoir Faire, a literary cookbook spearheaded by Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature, with recipes and words from the Cities of Literature around the world.More >>

NZ Game Developers Conference 2017 Tickets Available Now

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:21:15 +1200 | New Zealand Game Developers Association

The New Zealand Game Developers Association today announced that tickets are now available for New Zealand’s premier game development conference. More >>

NZ Recreation Association Applauds Freshwater Rescue Plan

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:44:46 +1200 | New Zealand Recreation Association

The New Zealand Recreation Association today expressed support for the intent and purpose of the Freshwater Rescue Plan. More >>

Team Pin-Ups take on Team Punks for derby supremacy

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:09:59 +1200 | Dead End Derby

Come along and join us for some rocking and rolling action on Friday 21st July at Cowles Stadium. This "friendly" exhibition bout will pitch All Stars, Living Dead Rollers and recent graduates blocking and jamming against each other. More >>

REINZ - Lifestyle Market Softens As Winter Bites

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:49:24 +1200 | REINZ

Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of NZ (REINZ) shows there were 392 fewer lifestyle property sales (-15.8%) for the three months ended June 2017 than for the three months ended June 2016. Overall, there were 2,088 lifestyle property ...More >>

Dunedin City Council - Working To Get Recycling Right

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:46:36 +1200 | Dunedin City Council

Monday, 17 July 2017 – Recycling bins around Dunedin will be inspected over coming weeks to help ensure people are getting it right. More >>

Annabel Bulk Central Otago Young Viticulturist of the Year

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:13:47 +1200 | NZ Wine

Congratulations to Annabel Bulk from Felton Road who has become the Bayer Central Otago Young Viticulturist of the Year 2017. She will be the first female contestant through to the National Final since 2011 and only the fourth ever female to compete ...More >>

Tips for Working Parents Feeling School Holiday Pressures

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:31:26 +1200 | MYOB

Juggling running a business and a family can put parents under a lot of pressure, especially during the school holidays, but there are ways to make life easier. More >>

Volunteering Canterbury - Inclusivity in Volunteering

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:33:37 +1200 | Volunteering Canterbury

Nearly a quarter of New Zealanders noted a disability in the 2013 NZ Census, although only 45% of them gain employment (compared to 72% of non-disabled adults) – despite the fact that the majority of them would work if a job was available to them. “The ...More >>

Massive Snow Dump Hits Mt Ruapehu

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:02:18 +1200 | Mt Ruapehu

MT RUAPEHU 12 July 2017: After steady snowfall overnight on Tuesday Whakapapa ski area awoke to an unexpected sunny bluebird morning, much to the delight of earlybird skiers and snowboarders. More >>

Tag counselling funding to social investment strategy

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 09:41:24 +1200 | Relationship Matters Ltd

Tag counselling funding to Governments social investment strategy, and adopt brief online mental health assessment tools for use in parent –teacher interviews, says Counselling Outcomes Researcher.More >>

Greyhound Racing New Zealand Supports KidsCan

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 17:23:18 +1200 | Greyhound Racing New Zealand

Greyhound Racing New Zealand (GRNZ) announced their support of New Zealand children’s charity KidsCan today. GRNZ will support KidsCan at their premier 30 July event, the Formpro Amazing Chase.More >>

Is A Pampered Pet Your Perfect Partner?

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:31:04 +1200 | Canstar Blue

Auckland, 12 July 2017 - We all know that New Zealand is a nation of animal lovers, but a new survey reveals that for over a third of Kiwis, their pet is also the one they go to sleep with. More >>

Scoop Images: Wellington America's Cup Parade

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:25:34 +1200 | Lyndon Hood

Wellingtonians lined the streets on Tuesday lunchtime to welcome the America's Cup and celebrate Emirates Team New Zealand's victory with cheers and polite applause. More >>

Mother Nature Delivers Mt Ruapehu Snow for School Holidays

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:59:26 +1200 | Mt Ruapehu

Mother Nature delivers snow for school holidays and more forecast for Mt Ruapehu this week More >>

Thinking About Getting Started into Exercise?

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:54:36 +1200 | New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals

With winter now here and many looking for ways to remain active during the cold months, for some the thought of donning exercise gear and heading to the gym is enough to make them break out in a rash. While a peek on social media may have you believing ...More >>

Modified Baby-Led Weaning Shows Benefits for Infants

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:20:42 +1200 | Otago University

Tuesday 11 July 2017 - Babies who feed themselves as soon as they have started eating solids appear to be less fussy eaters, new University of Otago research has found. More >>


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