Sport, Fitness and Leisure taskforce announcement
Sport, Fitness and Leisure Minister Trevor Mallard will this
evening announce details of the Ministerial Taskforce into
Sport, Fitness and Leisure.
Recommendations of the
taskforce will provide the platform for future decisions
regarding government involvement in the sector.
the announcement are as follows:
6.00pm: Speech to Lincoln
University Regional Education Degree Students
Park Terrace (& Kilmore
There will be a media briefing in
Wellington earlier in the day.
Details are as
1.00pm: Media briefing
chairperson of the taskforce will be avilable to talk to the
media. Information will be embargoed until
For further information contact:
Vercoe (Press Secretary) – 04 471 9080 or 025 270
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