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Hutt City gears up for big weekend of events

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:54:09 +1300 | Hutt City Council

Take a break at home this weekend with Hutt City’s huge line-up of events covering culture, food, music and summer sports. More >>

Home grown talent headlines 175th festivities

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:37:15 +1300 | Auckland City Council

A free, family friendly concert at Barry Curtis Park on Waitangi Day, produced by Auckland Council in partnership with Toi o Manukau, will mark the 175thanniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi.More >>

Historic Stained Glass Replica Installed

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:09:29 +1300 | Dunedin City Council

Dunedin (Monday, 26 January 2014) – Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has installed a replica of the stained glass window from Kotahitanga Church in Moeraki into its permanent Kāi Tahu exhibition. More >>

Stereotyping ethnic groups as irresponsible pet owners wrong

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 18:36:19 +1300 | Human Rights Commission

Sweeping claims by an SPCA spokesman stereotyping entire races as irresponsible people who don’t care about their pets are “unhelpful, wrong and incredibly offensive to a lot of people” says Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy.More >>

South Auckland residents' health concerns about motorway

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:59:51 +1300 | University of Canterbury

Many South Auckland residents have expressed concern regarding the long-term health implications of living close to New Zealand’s busiest motorway, University of Canterbury researchers have found.More >>

Media update re missing swimmer in Waikato river

Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:06:02 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Yesterday police and the Fire Service conducted land searches of the East and West banks of the Waikato River after a young man went missing in the river. He is presumed drowned after family saw him slip below the surface while another man was attempting ...More >>

Korero Mai Kia Ahau: Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 January 2015

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:11:17 +1300 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

Broadcast on Waatea 603AM Saturday 12.00 - 12.30pm Sunday 12.00 - 12.30pm Both shows repeated 5.00pm - 6.00pm on Sunday More >>

UPDATE: Tainui's Mike Pohio resigns

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:22:31 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Jan. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Mike Pohio, chief executive of Tainui Group Holdings, has resigned after eight years at the helm and as Waikato-Tainui reconsiders its capital commitment to a planned $3.3 billion transport hub north of Hamilton.More >>

Recipients announced for latest round of River grant

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:58:03 +1300 | Horizons Regional Council

Ten community-led projects will receive funding from the Manawatū River Leaders’ Accord as part of an annual grants programme to restore pride and mana in the Manawatū River and catchment.More >>

Green Party Co-leader Metiria Turei’s Rātana speech

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:55:16 +1300 | Green Party

Tēnēi au e tū whakaiti nei i raro i a Ranginui, i runga i a Papatūānuku, e tītiro kau ana ki ngā maunga whakahi me ngā tini uri o Tane. More >>

ARL secure new deal with Maori Television

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:32:20 +1300 | Auckland Rugby League

New Zealand’s premier club rugby league competition will once again be screened free to air in 2015, after Auckland Rugby League secured a new broadcast deal with Maori Television.More >>

Tainui Group Holdings to farewell CEO Mike Pohio

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:36:28 +1300 | Tainui Group Holdings

Hamilton, 23 January 2015 . Tainui Group Holdings (TGH) Chief Executive Mike Pohio today announced his resignation to pursue governance opportunities, believing the time is right for a new CEO to lead the company’s exciting plans for the next decade.More >>

Tanui CEO Pohio resigns after building $840M asset base

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:20:26 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Jan. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Tainui Group Holdings chief executive Mike Pohio has resigned after eight years at the helm to pursue governance opportunities. More >>

Breach of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:26:50 +1300 | Arrow International

Arrow is grateful the courts have recognised the company has acted in good faith despite its breach of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act. More >>

The Treaty has to take centre stage

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:09:19 +1300 | The Morgan Foundation

Is the Treaty of Waitangi done and dusted when the last iwi claim is settled? – not according to Gareth Morgan. Today at Ratana Pa Gareth explained that despite the historic settlements, New Zealand has yet to honour the Treaty. Gareth says Pakeha ...More >>

Government Rightly Targets Mana Whenua Madness

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:22:38 +1300 | Democracy Action

Ratepayer group Democracy Action is welcoming Nick Smith’s signalling that the Mana Whenua provisions in Auckland Council’s Unitary Plan are a step too far and an example of RMA madness. More >>

New Executive Appointments to Māori Television

Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:11:21 +1300 | Maori Television

Māori Television has today announced the appointment of two new senior executives to the positions of Head of Content (Te Tumuaki Hanga Hōtaka) and Head of Corporate Affairs (Te Tumuaki Ratonga Rangapu). More >>

EDS responds to Hon Dr Nick Smith’s speech

Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:20:47 +1300 | EDS

The Environmental Defence Society is responding to Hon Dr Nick Smith’s announcements today regarding RMA reforms. More >>

RMA changes won’t build more homes

Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:19:05 +1300 | Green Party

RMA changes won’t build more homes The National Government must stop using the Resource Management Act as the straw man for its own failure to build more homes and put an end to the country’s housing crisis, the Green Party says. Today, Environment ...More >>

RMA reform agenda outlined

Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:13:57 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Overhauling the Resource Management Act (RMA) is critical to addressing housing supply and affordability, and maintaining the momentum of economic and job growth as well as better managing New Zealand’s environment, Dr Nick Smith said today in his 20th ...More >>

 

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