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Christchurch Communication Festival

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 10:37 am | Joint Press Release

On Friday October 3 from 1:00-2:00pm, adults with neurogenic communication disorders will gather at the Cashmere High School Performing Arts Centre to entertain an expected audience of 300-400 for the Christchurch Communication Festival. More >>

New Zealand to lead rheumatic fever vaccine search

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 10:00 am | Joint Press Release

AUCKLAND: A trans-Tasman research coalition between New Zealand and Australia is undertaking a unique global project to accelerate the development of a vaccine for rheumatic fever, which disproportionately affects Māori, Pacific Islanders, Australian ... More >>

Trans-Tasman partnership in BNT NZ SuperTourers

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 3:51 pm | Joint Press Release

Mitch Cunningham has joined the growing list of BNT NZ SuperTourers racers who have picked Australian V8 Supercar drivers to join them for the three endurance races. More >>

Important season for black-grass eradication

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 2:20 pm | Joint Press Release

With the second season of black-grass operations about to begin, continued vigilance this spring and summer will be crucial to stop the noxious weed from establishing in Mid-Canterbury, says the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI). More >>

Station Upgrade Benefits from Funding Development

Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 3:43 pm | Joint Press Release

The upgrade of the suburban rail station at Swanson will be the first project to benefit from a streamlined process to simplify and accelerate funding approval for transport projects in Auckland. More >>

Rugby and Netball Festivals in Taupo and Queenstown

Sunday, 24 August 2014, 11:59 am | Joint Press Release

Grass root sports teams from around New Zealand will travel to Taupo on the 13th and 14th September for the NZ Junior Rugby Festival and NZ Junior Netball Festival. A second South Island tournament for the NZ Junior Rugby Festival will be held on ... More >>

Rydges Latimer Christchurch Finalist in Hospitality Awards

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 11:41 am | Joint Press Release

Rydges Latimer Christchurch less than twelve months after being rebuilt has achieved the extraordinary by being nominated for two awards of excellence in the national Hospitality New Zealand awards. More >>

New professional development courses for NZ co-op directors

Friday, 15 August 2014, 12:23 pm | Joint Press Release

A new suite of professional development courses for cooperative company directors, designed by the best in the business looks set to benefit the boardrooms of co-ops throughout New Zealand. More >>

Little Red and Hoodies to Paint Town Red: Friday 15th 5.30pm

Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 12:02 pm | Joint Press Release

On Friday August 15 at 5.30pm outside Circa Theatre and moving to The Big Bad Wolf restaurant, the REAL Little Red Riding Hood will rally with her Hoodies against wolf attacks, victim blaming and all that is wrong with the world. More >>

Future doctors call for an end to unhealthy homes

Monday, 11 August 2014, 3:08 pm | Joint Press Release

Future doctors call for an end to unhealthy homes 11 August 2014 Press Release From New Zealand Medical Students Association and Medical Students for Global Awareness New Zealand medical students are calling on the country’s political leaders to ... More >>

Make a Rotorua local New Zealander of the Year urges mayor

Monday, 11 August 2014, 1:01 pm | Joint Press Release

Mayor Steve Chadwick is challenging Rotorua residents to nominate a local to be the 2015 New Zealander of the Year. “Think of a person who’s made a difference in your life. We are a genuinely caring community and most of us have been inspired ... More >>

John Key target of animal rights protest

Friday, 8 August 2014, 12:53 pm | Joint Press Release

This afternoon, animal rights activists will target John Key in a protest outside an Auckland bar where he will be having drinks with the Young Nats. This is the first of a series of protests planned at National Party events across the country which ... More >>

Southern PR and Fully Charged Media to hold SEO workshop

Friday, 8 August 2014, 12:24 pm | Joint Press Release

Queenstown public relations professionals Southern PR is teaming up with online marketing expert Fully Charged Media to hold an interactive SEO workshop in Queenstown on August 27 2014. More >>

Air Force Museum Venue Canterbury Business Awards Finalist

Friday, 8 August 2014, 11:27 am | Joint Press Release

Air Force Museum, together with its partner Vbase, has been recognised as a Tourism/Hospitality Finalist in the 2014 Champion Canterbury Business Awards. The partnership between the award-winning museum and tourism attraction and Christchurch’s premier venue ... More >>

‘Is torture ever justifiable?’ Debate at Otago University

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 1:10 pm | Joint Press Release

We encourage you to join us in discussing the use of torture. This debate between students of the Otago University Debating Society is part of Amnesty International’s Freedom Challenge Week, an annual campaign week by youth groups. This year the topic ... More >>

Antarctic Leaders Welcome Release of Scientific Priorities

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 11:45 am | Joint Press Release

New Zealand’s Antarctic science leaders have welcomed the release of the six priorities for the next 20 years of Antarctic science. Earlier this year Queenstown hosted 75 international leading Antarctic scientists, policy makers, environmental leaders ... More >>

Global shipping bodies issue Ebola virus advice

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 4:03 pm | Joint Press Release

Three global shipping organisations today issued guidance to their members on the risks posed to ships’ crews calling in countries affected by the Ebola virus. More >>

Burton: 3rd Annual High Fives Snowboarding Competition

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 1:50 pm | Joint Press Release

Burton Snowboards announced today that the 3rd annual Burton High Fives presented by MINI will take place at Cardrona Alpine Resort, located between Wanaka and Queenstown, New Zealand from September 14th–20th, 2014. More >>

Dig in alongside Army, Massey at upcoming planting day

Tuesday, 5 August 2014, 11:23 am | Joint Press Release

The first Kahuterawa Stream planting day is scheduled for Saturday August 16 and everyone’s invited to dig in for the cause. The stream-side planting is part of the Lower Kahuterawa Biodiversity Project; a partnership between Horizons Regional ... More >>

PSA Position over Bargaining Disappointing, Say DHBs

Monday, 4 August 2014, 12:20 pm | Joint Press Release

The 20 District Health Boards are disappointed that the Public Service Association has decided to seek a mandate from its members for industrial action in its current bargaining for mental and public health nurses, allied, public health and technical ... More >>

 

 

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