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Richie McCaw’s Parents Honoured By Rotary

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:26:28 +1200 | Rotary Club of Cashmere

At their meeting on Wednesday night the Cashmere Rotary Club awarded Donald and Margaret McCaw each with a Paul Harris Fellowship Rotary Award for their services to the Community. This was very much a family affair with both Richie and his sister Joanna present ...More >>

Kiwis undergo Challenge to save the last 55 Māui dolphins

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:39:28 +1200 | WWF

Whether it’s running 55km, picking up 55kg of rubbish or baking 55 cakes, New Zealanders are helping to save one of New Zealand’s most endangered animals.More >>

New Zealand Alpine Club announces appointment of new GM

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:11:56 +1200 | NZ Alpine Club

Keith Gilby has been appointed to the role of General Manager of the New Zealand Alpine Club (NZAC), replacing outgoing General Manager Sam Newton. More >>

Motorcycling New Zealand Marks 100 Years in Style

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:15:31 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 29, 2016: It should always be a big occasion when it comes to celebrating a centenary and motorcycle sport's governing body in New Zealand is going out of its way to make sure that marking its first 100 years will be one to remember.More >>

G.J. Gardner Backs Kiwis, Ferns for Tests

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:29:39 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

New Zealand Rugby League is proud to welcome G.J.Gardner Homes to its family of sponsors for next week’s trans-Tasman test against Australia in Newcastle. More >>

NZRL Statement on Kieran Foran And Kiwis Selections

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:00:43 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

“The thoughts and best wishes of New Zealand Rugby League and the NZ Kiwis are with Kieran Foran, while he works through his personal circumstances. We hope his privacy will be respected during this time.More >>

Freshwater plans must go further, says association

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:10:21 +1200 | New Zealand Recreation Association

The New Zealand Recreation Association (NZRA) has expressed concern about a consultation document that sets out the government’s proposals to improve the management of fresh water, saying the document doesn’t go far enough. NZRA recently made a submission ...More >>

Jack's Point ramp temporarily closed to the public

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:05:17 +1200 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Jack's Point ramp, located at Patukirikiri Reserve in Coromandel Town has been closed temporarily due to safety concerns around boat launching at the facility. More >>

Virgins & Veterans & South Islanders Tackling Crazyman

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:45:13 +1200 | Crazyman Event

A collection of old hands and new faces look likely to dominate this weekend’s Hutt City Crazyman. More >>

Pulse keen to put the puff back in their sails

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:45:03 +1200 | Netball Central

Putting the shine back into their performance sits top of the agenda for Central Pulse ahead of Sunday’s ANZ Championship netball clash against an ever-improving Mainland Tactix in Porirua.More >>

Rugby Training Session of a Lifetime up for Grabs

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:35:58 +1200 | Placemakers

An extra special skills session awaits five lucky school or club rugby teams around the country as Investec Super Rugby official community partner PlaceMakers launches their annual ‘Super Footy Skills’ competition.More >>

NZDF Invictus Team Battle Sponsors in Wheelchair Basketball

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:21:24 +1200 | New Zealand Defence Force

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) Invictus Games team took on staff from key sponsors in a wheelchair basketball showdown at Devonport Naval Base yesterday. More >>

Dining packages for trotting carnival still available

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:10:17 +1200 | Alexandra Park

The second and final night of the Autumn Trotting Carnival will be held tomorrow with Alexandra Park hosting some of New Zealand’s best harness racing action. More >>

Maximum points goal for Central

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:58:51 +1200 | Netball NZ

Central will be out for maximum points in the Beko Netball League having come frustratingly close in their outings to date. Their Round 4 clash against Northern on Sunday at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua is an opportunity for the side to get one back after ...More >>

Sleepless Nights for Ferns Selectors

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:21:33 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

Akarana second row Annetta Nuuausala is poised to follow big brother Frank-Paul into a test jersey, with selection for the Kiwi Ferns team to contest next week’s Downer Test curtainraiser.More >>

Time for the Contenders to Step Up!

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:07:10 +1200 | Mainland Football

With the second full round of the Robbie’s Mainland Premier League (MPL) getting underway over the weekend, it is time for clubs to put in an unbeaten run if they want to be a top three contender. The weekend starts with second placed Coastal Spirit ...More >>

Henderson to Host Oceania Junior Championships 2017

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:20:40 +1200 | Squash New Zealand

Squash New Zealand is pleased to announce the 2017 hosts of the Oceania Junior Championships and the Trans-Tasman Junior Test Series will be the Henderson Squash Club in Auckland. More >>

NZL takes early lead in three events at Sailing World Cup

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:09:32 +1200 | Yachting New Nealand

The NZL Sailing Team has made a strong start at 2016 Sailing World Cup Hyeres Regatta holding the early lead in three of the ten Olympic class events being contested in France including the Finn, 49er and women’s 470. More >>

NZME Shines Spotlight on Women’s Sport Coverage

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:03:59 +1200 | New Zealand Media and Entertainment

28 April 2016 – New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) kicks off its Olympic Games coverage with the launch of She’s Got Game , a fortnightly video show highlighting the incredible accomplishments of New Zealand’s female athletes. More >>


Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:16:50 +1200 | Armin Strom

ARMIN STROM Sailing Team is proud to announce a fresh new team packed with both experienced foiling sailors and talented youngsters ready to take on the 2016 GC32 Racing Tour which starts in May.More >>


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