Work begins on Selwyn Aquatic Centre extension

Work is beginning on Monday to the extension to the Selwyn Aquatic Centre. The Council has appointed Armitage Williams Construction Limited...

The Maniototo welcomes and wows Tourism Advisory Board

Central Otago’s Tourism Advisory Board had an opportunity to explore another part of Central Otago when they met in Wedderburn...

Research shows Kiwis watch rugby for the conversation

As the country prepares for Rugby World Cup 2019, Heineken has commissioned research looking into how and why Kiwis will...

Register your address for Clutha’s Second Hand Sunday

Do you have stuff you’d like to get rid of but it is too good to put in the rubbish...

Uni conducts research into relationship between mindfulness and choice

Mindfulness has been touted as the antidote to stress and the path to serenity. But can it also help us...

Student research opportunity with Hawke’s Bay Biodiversity – apply now!

Hawke’s Bay Biodiversity and the University of Waikato are collaborating to offer a research opportunity for a student in Hawke’s...

Opinion: When fun is not enough to keep young people in sport

By Associate Professor Dennis Slade, Massey University Fun was the most frequently used term at the launch of a new youth...

Kate Sheppard House purchase delights

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and the University of Canterbury (UC) are delighted with the Government purchase of the Category...

Postgraduate study has been life-changing for this artist

Like many art teachers, Claudia Avril was in a familiar predicament, pondering the question; how to continue a teaching career...

Waikato exhibition celebrating bequests now open in Wills Month

Coinciding with Wills Month, a new exhibition at Waikato Museum celebrates the generosity of local citizens, philanthropists, collectors and artists...

Hamilton’s i-SITE to relocated to ArtsPost

Hamilton’s i-SITE moves to its new location in ArtsPost next week. The i-SITE is operated by Hamilton City Council, and is...

Spy Valley assistant winemaker clinches 2019 Young Winemaker title

Congratulations to Emily Gaspard-Clark from Spy Valley Wines in Marlborough who took out the National Final to become the Tonnellerie...

Introducing the new Two Islands brand

The Two Islands range has been designed with care to support health and well-being, in a way that fits around...

Hurunui District Council amends freedom camping bylaw

At the August council meeting, it was decided to amend the Hurunui Freedom Camping Bylaw. These amendments were based on...

Summer F.A.W.C! 2019 line-up revealed

The keenly anticipated programme for Summer F.A.W.C! Food and Wine Classic has launched this week, featuring 75+ delectable events spanning...

Bats are Cool: Conservation Week at Waikato Museum

‘Bats are Cool’ is the theme for Conservation Week at Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato in Hamilton this...

Introducing Angus Rowley, Mons Royale’s wool guru: The farmer who skis

Gus Rowley is far from a regular farmer; tattoos adorn his arms and his music selection isn’t country. He’s a...

Public voting opens for best French gastronomy in New Zealand

Members of the public are being encouraged to vote for the crème de la crème of French gastronomy in New...

New entry level variant for popular Toyota Hilux range

Toyota New Zealand has broadened its customer appeal for the Hilux range with a new entry level two-wheel drive Hilux...

PR: New mid-town community space a winner with whanau

Taumarunui celebrated the official opening of its new mid-town community space and traveler rest area on Saturday with a free...

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