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Rise in Travellers Flying Business Class

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 17:18:31 +1200 | Flight Centre

• New high-end travel store to open in Albany to meet demand from Aucklanders looking for unique and exclusive holidays More >>

Property Council to recognise southern young achievers

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:43:54 +1200 | Property Council Of New Zealand

Nominations are officially open for the inaugural Property Council New Zealand | Meridian Energy Southern Excellence Awards. More >>

St Clair ramp work to start this week

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:42:07 +1200 | Dunedin City Council

Dunedin (Monday, 31 August 2015) – Work to rebuild the temporary ramp at St Clair Beach is scheduled to start early this week. More >>

Blueskin Food Systems Report

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:20:37 +1200 | Blueskin Media

The ideal of eating local, seasonal food has grown in profile in recent years, as consumers recognise the value of ensuring a secure local food supply and the social and environmental advantages of reducing supply chains.More >>

John McBeth: Our World Cup All Blacks

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:06:44 +1200 | John McBeth

There has always been enormous interest in the naming of an All Black touring team and last night's announcement was eagerly awaited, even though most fans would have chosen at least 29 or 30 of the players selected.More >>

Landscaping Talent Speaking at Wellington Home & Garden Show

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:57:37 +1200 | Home and Garden Show

International Landscaping Talent Speaking at Wellington Home & Garden Show Leon Kluge is a rock star in the world of landscape design. Young, super-talented and avant-garde, his work takes him all over the globe – which is why it’s such a ...More >>

Ahoy! Westhaven Marina to host open day

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:09:16 +1200 | Westhaven Marina

Westhaven Marina is hosting a gala open day on Saturday 3 October and invites all Aucklanders and prospective boaties to visit. More >>

Kiwis have become more frugal in wake of GFC

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:27:14 +1200 | University of Otago

A newly released University of Otago study of consumer lifestyles suggests many Kiwis have become thriftier and more closely aligned with traditional values in the wake of the global financial crisis (GFC). The study also indicates a growing concern ...More >>

No Support from Justice Minister for Alcohol Sachet ban

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:35:38 +1200 | Eden Park Community Liaison Group

Minister of Justice Amy Adams has rejected the call for a ban on alcohol sachets, alcohol powder and alcohol concealment devices by the Eden Park Community Liaison Group (CLG).More >>

Mum’s the Word When It Comes to Kiwi Family Travel

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:14:35 +1200 | Wotif.com

The old adage that ‘Mum’s the boss’ is ringing true when it comes to family travel as Kiwi mothers take control of holiday destination decisions according to brand new research released today from holiday website Wotif.co.nz.More >>

Modern day multi-tasking – online on the toilet

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:22:50 +1200 | Colmar Brunton

It’s OK to be online on the toilet but not at the dinner table and if you are having trouble getting your partner’s attention in bed it could well be because they are on their smartphone, if a new survey on digital attitudes and etiquette is anything ...More >>

Budding gardeners learn skills for life

Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:10:10 +1200 | Daltons Sunflowers in Kindergartens

Over 12,800 budding preschool gardeners from around the country will take part in the 2015 Daltons Sunflowers in Kindergartens Project which launches today. In its third year, the successful gardening initiative gives kindergarten children the opportunity ...More >>

Mondayitis alive and well in New Zealand

Mon, 24 Aug 2015 09:42:43 +1200 | Trade Me Limited

“Choose a job you love and you’ll never work a day in your life” is a popular quote attributed to Confucius about two and a half thousand years ago, but it seems Kiwis are nowhere near making it a reality. More >>

Discover Me Travel International Baby Boomer of the Year

Sun, 23 Aug 2015 12:16:24 +1200 | Discover Me Travel

Nominations are now open for the Discover Me Travel International Baby Boomer of the Year Award. The winner of the international award will win a 14 day adventure travel experience to Thailand with Discover Me Travel.More >>

Athletes go for green at 2015 Audi quattro Winter Games

Fri, 21 Aug 2015 17:33:03 +1200 | Tourism New Zealand

Podium finishers at the Audi quattro Winter Games 2015 will be awarded with hand carved greenstone medals. More >>

Medallist launches Winter Games with drone selfie

Fri, 21 Aug 2015 17:32:08 +1200 | Tourism New Zealand

Double gold medallist alpine skier Ted Ligety launches the 2015 Audi quattro Winter Games with #NZdronie. CREDIT: Tourism New Zealand More >>

Dates Announced for iD Dunedin Fashion Week 2016

Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:57:32 +1200 | iD Dunedin Fashion Week

iD Dunedin Fashion Week will celebrate its 17th year in Dunedin, New Zealand, from March 12-20 2016, with an exciting week of exhibitions, premier catwalk shows featuring international guests and iconic Kiwi designers, as well as the much anticipated 12th ...More >>

South Dunedin Cycle Network Changes Start Soon

Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:29:34 +1200 | Dunedin City Council

Dunedin (Friday, 21 August 2015) – Alterations to some parts of the South Dunedin Cycle Network will start shortly as the Dunedin City Council works to deliver safe, high quality and attractive cycleways in the city.More >>

Craig Powell Cartoon: NZ Shooting Guide

Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:55:21 +1200 | Craig Powell

Response to hunters working for DOC killing takahe instead of pukeko (and other hunting issues) More >>

Food Space Launches This September

Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:26:54 +1200 | Food Space

From tacos to churros to pizza and pies, there's nothing quite like a freshly made bite whipped up street-side. Hot and cold; food and drink and everything in between, nothing tastes as good as a meal shared with friends and neighbours in the urban ...More >>

 

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