West Coast Development Trust - Latest News [Page 1]

New Role for DWC Chief Executive

Tuesday, 3 June 2008, 12:46 am | West Coast Development Trust

“DWC Chief Executive Mike Trousselot has resigned to take up a new role as CE of the Taranaki Investment Management Limited fund.” More >>

Broadband for more Coast communities

Friday, 21 December 2007, 1:09 pm | West Coast Development Trust

During December broadband coverage has extended to four more areas on the West Coast as part of a joint Development West Coast, Ministry of Economic Development, Telecom partnership. More >>

‘Around Brunner’ cycle race wins national award

Friday, 10 August 2007, 2:59 pm | West Coast Development Trust

The Around Brunner cycle event was crowned New Zealand’s best emerging event at the New Zealand Association of Event Professionals (NZAEP) Event Industry Awards held in Auckland last week. More >>

Reporting Principles agreed by Trustees

Wednesday, 8 August 2007, 3:34 pm | West Coast Development Trust

Trustees of the West Coast Development Trust voted to adopt principles for the reporting of Trust activity to stakeholders and the public at its August meeting on Monday. More >>

Delegated Authorities to streamline applications

Wednesday, 8 August 2007, 11:14 am | West Coast Development Trust

Increasing the delegated authority levels of the CEO of the West Coast Development Trust will enhance efficiency in the application process. The CEO retains delegated authority for approving business related applications up to $100, 000 but his authority ... More >>

Broadband coverage extended

Monday, 9 July 2007, 12:11 am | West Coast Development Trust

The West Coast’s broadband coverage extended a step closer to 97% of residence covered this month with two significant areas, Blur Spur and Carters Beach having their networks upgraded to enable broadband. More >>

Export Forum not to be Missed

Thursday, 21 June 2007, 1:49 pm | West Coast Development Trust

You’ve seen him on TV3 60 Minutes and TV1 Border Patrol, now come and meet Davey Hughes, the man from SWAZI Apparel Ltd. He will be speaking at a public forum in Greymouth as part of the New Zealand Trade and Enterprise Export Year. More >>

Development Trust Agrees With Treasury Report

Saturday, 16 June 2007, 4:52 pm | West Coast Development Trust

The independent findings of Treasury conclude The West Coast Development Trust has been very successful in getting its operations established and supported. More >>

Snowflake Ice Cream Features in National Awards

Wednesday, 6 June 2007, 11:39 am | West Coast Development Trust

West Coast Snowflake has scooped 10 prestigious awards at the 11th New Zealand Ice Cream Awards, announced in Auckland last week. 7 silver medals came Snowflake's way, 2 in the super premium category with vanilla bean and mango and 5 in the standard ... More >>

Over 1100 enter inaugural ‘Around Brunner’ race

Tuesday, 17 April 2007, 12:05 am | West Coast Development Trust

Over eleven hundred lycra clad cycle enthusiasts are set to descend on Greymouth for Saturday’s inaugural ‘Around Brunner” race. More >>

Funding fast-lanes Westport’s new sports complex

Friday, 13 April 2007, 10:37 am | West Coast Development Trust

The West Coast Development Trust is making a significant contribution to a new sports and leisure centre in Westport in a double header strategy to enhance the town’s quality of life and attract more investment and workers to the area. More >>

Community Funding and Public forums.

Thursday, 12 April 2007, 3:15 pm | West Coast Development Trust

Applications for community funding through the West Coast Development Trust will move to a biannual process beginning 2008. More >>

Resignation of WCDT Advisory Body member.

Tuesday, 3 April 2007, 4:08 pm | West Coast Development Trust

Wayne Mills, an inaugural member of the West Coast Development Trust’s Advisory Body has announced his resignation. More >>

Local to lead Ross Goldfields project

Thursday, 29 March 2007, 4:01 pm | West Coast Development Trust

Local knowledge, a 10 year association with the information centre and a passion for the area is what newly appointed Project/Research Manager Kath Maitland will bring to the Ross Goldfields and Heritage Information Centre project upgrade. More >>

E4E Regional Cluster Launch

Tuesday, 13 March 2007, 11:04 am | West Coast Development Trust

West Coast High Schools have launched the new Education for Enterprise (E4E) project which will involve schools the length and breadth of the region. More >>

Tasman test series for axemen

Thursday, 8 March 2007, 10:28 am | West Coast Development Trust

A Veteran’s three Test series between Australia and New Zealand has attracted over 80 axemen and women to the Coast this weekend. The prestigious Tasman clash first Test will launch in Hokitika at the Wild Foods Festival on Friday evening, with the ... More >>

Registrar placements relieve pressure

Tuesday, 13 February 2007, 4:25 pm | West Coast Development Trust

West Coast GP’s will receive some workload relief as the result of successfully attracting two registrars under a Government scholarship scheme. More >>

2007 Westland Golf Classic

Monday, 29 January 2007, 1:23 pm | West Coast Development Trust

Among the 133 entries received for this years Addison’s Carpet Court Westland Golf Classic is budding Hokitika champion 13 year old Cameron Day. The Westland Classic will be played at the Greymouth Golf Club on the 10th and 11th February. The event ... More >>

Fast drying vacuum kiln technology for Hokitika

Friday, 22 December 2006, 10:30 am | West Coast Development Trust

The highly prized cherry colours of West Coast red beech will feature in more upmarket homes in the USA and Australia as a result of a new fast timber drying process due to begin in Hokitika next April. More >>

Major District Initiative – Funding policy

Thursday, 21 December 2006, 2:17 pm | West Coast Development Trust

The West Coast Development Trust has risen to the call for more support of community funded facilities. More >>

 

 

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