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Boosting game watching and tourism

Sat, 4 Jul 2015 20:54:20 +1200 | eTN Rush

Lake Mburo National Park, located near the municipality of Mbarara, Southwestern Uganda’s largest town and Uganda’s second largest town, has just received a major boost to its game watching reputation.More >>

More birds in Kiwi gardens

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 17:24:33 +1200 | Landcare Research

The number of birds in garden across the country is up this winter, according to preliminary results from the New Zealand Garden Bird Survey. More >>

“I Choose Living”

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 13:44:16 +1200 | The Marketing Bureau

When someone is diagnosed with Cancer, the effect at that moment as well as throughout their management & treatment journey can be nightmarish. Everything in their world can come to a halt as they navigate, effectively or otherwise, the realities of their ...More >>

Survey Reveals New Zealand is a Nation of Steak Lovers

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 10:32:08 +1200 | Salt and Pepper PR

Stonegrill Survey Reveals New Zealand is a Nation of Steak Lovers – Medium Rare Eye Fillet Comes Out Top More >>

Tips, questions and strawberries

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:42:20 +1200 | Oily Rag

It’s time to catch up on some of the tips and questions sent in recently by the oily rag community. It’s also time to start thinking about planting strawberries for a bumper harvest in the spring and summer.More >>

Life begins at 40 – or does it?

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:45:16 +1200 | CIGNA

Wellington, 2 July 2015 – In 1983 the Kiwi band Dave & The Dynamos released their anthemic pop-ditty “Life Begins at 40”. It was an instant classic; number one on the charts for three weeks in a row and staying in the Top 40 for a whopping ...More >>

Draft smokefree policy – we want your feedback

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 10:25:13 +1200 | Hastings District Council

Whether bus shelters, parks, playgrounds and sports fields should be smoke free is a question being put to Napier and Hastings residents from this week. More >>

Environment Grant Good News For Kapiti

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:23:33 +1200 | John Lancashire

The recent announcement of an award from the Ministry of the Environment ‘s Community Environment Fund of nearly $300,000 to the Friends of Queen Elizabeth Park for their 3 year project “”Increasing biodiversity through community action in the “real” ...More >>

Auckland Vulcans v NSW Country games to be livestreamed

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:19:44 +1200 | Auckland Rugby League

The Auckland Rugby League will livestream Friday's representative double-header between the Auckland Vulcans and NSW Country free on More >>

Sovereign's $25,000 Donation on Behalf of Whakatane Council

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:00:24 +1200 | Sovereign Tri Series

For immediate release from the Sovereign Tri Series, for further information visit More >>

Volunteers keep Silver Peaks tracks in top condition

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:42:43 +1200 | Department of Conservation

Dunedin’s Silver Peaks tracks are in top shape for trampers thanks to the efforts of a small group of dedicated volunteers. More >>

Coleman: We'll tackle obesity but no tax or legislation

Sun, 28 Jun 2015 16:43:46 +1200 | TVNZ

Speaking to Q+A’s Corin Dann this morning, health minister Jonathan Coleman said tackling obesity was at the top of the Government’s priority list, but there was “no evidence” a sugar tax worked, and further regulation was unnecessary.More >>

Black Ice Warning Omarama

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:35:24 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police are warning all road users of the possibility of severe black ice on many roads in the Omarama Ohau area. More >>

New Zealand’s Taste for New Things

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:56:18 +1200 | Nielsen NZ

AUCKLAND, 26 JUNE 2015 – Consumers in New Zealand show an affinity for brands which are investing in new product development according to a new report released by global performance management company, Nielsen. More than half (52%) of New Zealand ...More >>

Timberlea in ‘TOP’ shape after street clean-up

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 10:11:57 +1200 | Upper Hutt City Council

Streets in Timberlea were a hive of activity on Saturday June 20 as residents cleaned up, creating safer, healthier home environments while connecting with their community in the process. More >>

NZ's high cannabis arrest rate makes sobering reading

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 10:06:54 +1200 | NORML

NZ's high cannabis arrest rate makes sobering reading on Support, Don't Punish dayMore >>

Mayfair Pools - Pool of the Year Awards for 2015

Fri, 26 Jun 2015 09:38:53 +1200 | Black Sheep Marketing

Mayfair Pools is proud to announce the annual Pool of the year awards for 2015.More >>

Coronet Peak night skiing returns with a bang

Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:21:17 +1200 | Coronet Peak

Night skiing returns to Queenstown tomorrow (Friday June 26), as Coronet Peak lights up for late night fun in the snow. Coinciding with the final weekend of the American Express Queenstown Winter Festival, the Night Skiing with Ultimate Ears party kicks ...More >>

Oily Rag - Winter Warmth

Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:11:35 +1200 | Oily Rag

While the country was coated in ice like a wedding cake we got thinking about ways to keep warm in winter – without having to go on holiday to a tropical island! Some people say there’s nothing like a good hot cup of tea to warm you up, but ...More >>

Global Taste of Korea NZ Contest

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:30:51 +1200 | Consulate of the Republic of Korea

The Consulate of the Republic of Korea in Auckland is pleased to announce that 2015 Global Taste of Korea New Zealand Contest, Korean food cooking contest, will be held in Auckland on Saturday, 18 July 2015. More >>


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