Wai Warrior message brings tasty reward for leopard tortoises

They might be slow but two new leopard tortoises at NPDC’s Brooklands Zoo have been quick off the mark to...

Massey’s College of Creative Arts to visit Auckland

Staff from Toi RauwhÄrangi, Massey University’s College of Creative Arts in Wellington, are coming to South Auckland from the 24-26...

Magazine of memories for aged care residents

Meeting residents in an aged care facility and turning their conversations about the past into a magazine of memories proved...

Sons of Zion to headline third Elevate Night Ski Party at Coronet Peak

Chart-topping Kiwi roots band Sons of Zion has been confirmed as the headline act for third and final Elevate Night...

Out on the Shelves campaign celebrates rainbow visibility in libraries

InsideOUT is proud to announce the second annual Out on the Shelves campaign week is around the corner: June 17...

Free car seat checks available on 22 June in Mangere

Parents, grandparents and caregivers are being encouraged to take advantage of free non-judgmental car seat checks by expert Child Restraint...

Kiwis to celebrate international yoga day on June 21

Hundreds of thousands of Kiwis will celebrate international yoga day on June 21, Yoga NZ chair Heather Robinson says. Yoga is...

Flaxmere pool awarded Gold Quality swim school certification

The Flaxmere pool has been awarded Swimming New Zealand’s Gold Quality Swim School certification for the fourth year running. Quality Swim...

Ruakaka first up for Seventh Up

Group Two winner Seventh Up will make his raceday return on Saturday when he contests the Trigg Construction (1200m) at...

A Place to Paint: Colin McCahon in Auckland

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o TÄmaki presents A Place to Paint: Colin McCahon in Auckland, an exhibition of work by...

First Geogastronomy workshop leaves participants hungry for more

The Waitaki Whitestone Geopark Trust on Monday held the first geogastronomy workshop at the Oamaru Opera House. Regional food, wine...

‘Visa Wellington on a Plate’ event combines wild NZ with elegant Homewood

British chef, Jack Cashmore, who is usually based at his restaurant high on a ridge in the heart of the...

ORC’s newest Rural Liaison getting quickly to work in Oamaru

Jason Evered is the newest member of the Otago Regional Council’s (ORC) rural liaison team, based in Oamaru. Jason said...

Massey meat alternatives on offer at Fieldays

A good curry could be made with chicken, beef, tofu or even meat-like alternatives from plant proteins like Sunfed Meats,...

Spicy new flavours emerge from Hamilton Gardens

Visitors to Hamilton Gardens can now take home a new tangy taste of the region’s #1 tourist attraction. The Gardens has...

Home-grown Holden Colorado Concept revealed ahead of Fieldays

Months in the making and sporting significant aesthetic and dynamic upgrades, Holden New Zealand has revealed its own home-grown concept...

Testing reveals the right curtains can keep your home warm

Consumer NZ’s latest test of window coverings finds installing well-fitted curtains and blinds will go a long way towards keeping...

Reporting issues the ‘snappy’ way

Whanganui District Council has introduced new incident-reporting software to its range of online services available to the public. The Snap Send...

Call for rate rebate applications before 30 June deadline

Ruapehu District Council is urging ratepayers to check their eligibility for receiving a rate rebate before the end of June...

Another stakes contender for Hennessy

Trainer Gary Hennessy has his sights set on another stakes winner in his Matamata team. With the retirement of triple Group...

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