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Te Awamutu Rugby Sports And Recreation Club Tells Its Story

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:12:32 +1300 | TrustPower

Te Awamutu Rugby Sports And Recreation Club Tells Its Story at Trustpower National Community Awards More >>

Int'l artists converge in Wanaka for Festival of Colour

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:43:49 +1300 | Festival Of Colour

One of New Zealand’s most anticipated arts festivals, the Southern Lakes Festival of Colour, kicks off in Wanaka next week. Launching on Monday 3 April with bonfires, storytelling and song on Wanaka’s lakefront, the seventh biennial festival presents ...More >>

Tūpare lesson on growing grass with class

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:56:01 +1300 | Taranaki Regional Council

Tūpare is one place where the art of lawn care has been perfected – and you can learn some of the secrets at a free public workshop on Sunday (2 April) at the iconic New Plymouth heritage property.More >>

iD Dunedin Fashion Week Delivers Fantastic Week of Fashion

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:30:21 +1300 | ID Dunedin Fashion Week

All Blacks, European fashion, iconic brands and the best in international emerging design from around the globe wrapped up the 18th annual iD Dunedin Fashion Week in the second iD Fashion Show held last night.More >>

Lloyd Geering speaker replacement

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:26:39 +1300 | Festival Of Colour

It is with regret that Lloyd Geering has had to cancel his speaker session at Aspiring Conversations on Friday 7 April. Due to the ill health of his wife he is no longer able to travel. We wish her well for a speedy recovery.More >>

Cooper Puts Honda on Top Again

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:10:11 +1300 | Bikesport NZ

COOPER PUTS HONDA ON TOP AGAIN MARCH 26, 2017: With four consecutive New Zealand Motocross Championship MX1 crowns to his name, and five in total, it would be a foolish person indeed to bet against Mount Maunganui Honda hero Cody Cooper. But, in fact, ...More >>

KTM Team-Mates on Top in Two Classes at Nationals

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:08:49 +1300 | Bikesport NZ

KTM TEAM-MATES ON TOP IN TWO CLASSES AT NATIONALS MARCH 26, 2017: They work together, they ride together and now they're champions together. Takaka's Hamish Harwood and Taihape's Hayden Smith have plenty in common – their love of motocross racing, ...More >>

NZ Snowboarder victorious in slopestyle World Cup finale

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:34:51 +1300 | Snow Sports New Zealand

Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic (25 March 2017) – NZ snowboarder Zoi Sadowski Synnott (Wanaka) has triumphed in the 2016-17 season's slopestyle World Cup finale which was staged at the Snowjam.cz in Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic on Saturday ...More >>

Breakfast Show Expands Across North Island

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:31:30 +1300 | NZME

Media Release for Immediate Release – Sunday 26 March 2017 Sarah, Sam and Toni’s New Hits Breakfast Show Expands Across North Island 26 March 2017 – Following their successful launch in Auckland Sarah Gandy, Sam Wallace and Toni Street will expand ...More >>

Traditional sounds of the Whanganui River: Free concert

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:27:59 +1300 | Te Aio Productions

Beginning on the 31st of March of group of local Whanganui and visiting musical artists will embark on a unique journey down the Whanganui River. As one of the 7 great walks the Whanganui River journey is a draw card for tourists both domestic ...More >>

Response to Coroner's firearms safety recommendations

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:09:10 +1300 | Firearms Safety Specialists NZ Ltd

Coroner Wallace Bain’s recommendations released earlier this month highlights the importance of the seven basic principles to firearms safety and is a timely reminder to users. Especially as hunters all over the country are preparing themselves and ...More >>

Firearm users must follow the rules

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:01:12 +1300 | New Zealand Deerstalkers Association

“The Arms Code must be followed to keep hunters safe. Failure to do so puts lives in danger and only idiots and criminals would do that,” says Bill O’Leary, President of New Zealand Deerstalkers’ Association.More >>

Gisborne couple claim $6.5 million Powerball prize

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:58:33 +1300 | Lotto New Zealand

A Gisborne couple have come forward and claimed the $6.5 million Powerball prize that has had the city abuzz for almost two weeks. More >>

Australian Finalist Takes Out 13th iD Awards

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:37:05 +1300 | iD Fashion Show

A stand-out Australian emerging designer collection that reinvents archetypal garments including the biker jacket and blazer has won tonight’s 13th annual iD International Emerging Designer Awards held at the Dunedin Railway Station in New Zealand. More >>

Buy the Book, Cook the Meal, Win a Jeep!

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:05:04 +1300 | Fiat Chrysler NZ Limited

One of New Zealand’s leading and most loved cooks, Annabel Langbein, has joined forces with Jeep for the launch of her latest cookery book, ‘Essential’. More >>

Lake Waihola health warning lifted

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:22:14 +1300 | Otago Regional Council

The two-week old health warning in place at Lake Waihola where the re-occurrence of potentially toxic cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) was of concern, has now been lifted and the lake is again safe for public use.More >>

Racing Codes welcome proposed changes to Racing Act

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:32:57 +1300 | New Zealand Racing Board

New Zealand’s three racing codes – New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing (NZTR), Harness Racing New Zealand (HRNZ) and Greyhound Racing New Zealand (GRNZ) – have endorsed the proposed changes to the Racing Act announced by Racing Minister Nathan Guy today.More >>

NZRB Welcomes Proposed Amendments to Racing Act 2003

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:31:15 +1300 | New Zealand Racing Board

The Chair of the New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB), Glenda Hughes, welcomes today’s announcement by Minister Nathan Guy regarding proposed amendment to the Racing Act 2003.More >>

First Ever Melbourne Cup Cruise from New Zealand

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:56:03 +1300 | P and O Cruises

P&O Cruises is stepping up the cruise pace in New Zealand, sailing on its first Melbourne Cup Carnival voyage from Auckland this November ahead of a record-breaking season in 2018.More >>

Government to amend Racing Act 2003

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:45:36 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Racing Minister Nathan Guy has today announced plans to amend the Racing Act 2003 and enable the introduction of charges for offshore betting operators. More >>

 

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