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Hutt City pools set new record with over 1 million visits

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:42:30 +1200 | Hutt City Council

Lower Hutt’s six swimming pools have set a new record in popularity over 12 months, with 1,007,332 visits from July 2015 to June 2016. More >>

Papakura secure grand final spot

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:05:21 +1200 | Auckland Rugby League

Papakura have secured a spot in the 2016 SAS Fox Memorial grand final, beating Pt Chevalier 26-14 in the weekend. More >>

All Blacks’ Captain signs on as Air New Zealand ambassador

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:07:20 +1200 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has signed All Blacks’ Captain Kieran Read as its newest airline ambassador. More >>

Bledisloe Battle: over 35,000 tickets sold, get there early

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:32:34 +1200 | Wellington City Council

The All Blacks will be going head-to-head with the Australians this Saturday (27 August) at Westpac Stadium. More >>

Waipa welcomes Olympians

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:42:29 +1200 | Waipa District Council

New Zealand’s Olympians will be welcomed back from Rio on Saturday with a family-focused celebration in Cambridge. More >>

Post Cab Presser: Inquiries And Consciences

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:46:15 +1200 | Robert Kelly

This afternoon the Prime Minister John Key announced that his cabinet had drafted terms of reference for the Havelock North water contamination inquiry. The commissioner of that inquiry has not yet been appointed. Cabinet also decided to allow the Inland ...More >>

Governor-General congratulates New Zealand's Olympians

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:20:52 +1200 | Governor General

The Governor-General, Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae has congratulated all the New Zealand athletes who competed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. He said that they had been great representatives of our country.More >>

Congrats to Kiwi Olympians for most successful Games ever

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:49:10 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman says New Zealand’s Olympic team should be incredibly proud of achieving the country’s best ever results at an Olympic Games with a total of 18 medals.More >>

37 Kiwi Olympic athletes to be rewarded by wine sponsors

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:41:49 +1200 | Mt Difficulty Wines

New Zealand’s medal winning athletes are to receive a warm Central Otago welcome after they return home. More >>

Nominations for Hawke’s Bay Secondary School Sports Awards

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:25:56 +1200 | Sport Hawke's Bay

The 2016 SBS Bank Hawke’s Bay Secondary School Sports Awards nomination period opened today (Monday, August 22nd) and will close on Friday, September 23rd. More >>

NZ’s Olympic performance the best of any major country

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:02:06 +1200 | Massey University

With an impressive haul of 18 medals, New Zealand has outperformed the best predictions of the world’s number crunchers by a 186.2 per cent, according to a Massey Business School lecturer. More >>

Te Aute College Take Home Unison Shield Two Years in a Row

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:37:30 +1200 | Unison Networks

Monday 22 August 2016 - Te Aute College is now one win away from a hat trick victory after defeating Wairoa College for the second time in two yearson Saturday, in the Unison Secondary School Rugby Challenge Shield final.More >>

Hamish Bond Bringing Cheer to Hawke's Bay

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:36:33 +1200 | NZ Racing Board

The countdown is on to the Makfi Challenge Stakes Daffodil Raceday at Hastings Racecourse this Saturday 27th August. More >>

New Plymouth water search

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 13:24:48 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Police Search and Rescue teams are currently searching the water off the coast of Paritutu, New Plymouth for a missing person. More >>

Rugby unions’ financial results falter

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:15:31 +1200 | Deloitte

Deloitte State of the Unions report shows collective loss in FY15 ending run of three years of collective surpluses More >>

Gordon Campbell on the waning fever for the Olympics

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:25:17 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

A ccording to the spin merchants and others with an interest in whipping up an audience, these have been our most successful Olympics ever. Huzzah! Yet given that the public spent more money (circa $215 million since the London Olympics) to send our biggest ...More >>

Hewitt Earns Third Top Ten at Olympic Games – Samuels 13th

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:06:14 +1200 | Triathlon New Zealand

Hewitt Earns Third Top Ten at Olympic Games – Samuels 13th Andrea Hewitt raced bravely for her third consecutive top ten finish at an Olympic Games, coming home in 7th place in Rio this morning, with Nicky Samuels coming home 13th as the Kiwis ...More >>

Winning return to New Zealand as Frame wins

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:02:08 +1200 | Calder Stewart

Alex Frame made a winning return to New Zealand racing after missing selection for the Rio Olympics, winning today’s elite race in the third round of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series, the Nelson Classic. More >>

Top Seeds Progress to Semi-Finals

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:00:03 +1200 | Squash New Zealand

The Quarter-Finals have all wound up with the top seeds all moving through to the Semi-Finals in comfortable style. More >>

NZ one of only two nations to win four sailing medals in Rio

Sun, 21 Aug 2016 22:04:34 +1200 | Yachting New Nealand

It was a momentous day for the NZL Sailing Team in Rio yesterday when four New Zealand crews sailed their Olympic medal races in phenomenal sailing conditions under the spotlight of the world’s sports fans and media. More >>

 

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