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Auckland City BMW recognised for years of support

Friday, 19 May 2017, 10:12 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

The late Bob McMillan of Team McMillan BMW Ltd now Auckland City BMW, will be recognised for his philanthropic support towards Mercy Hospice Auckland at its popular fundraising event ‘Ten – A Celebration of Tastes’. More >>

Opening garden to help people facing life limiting illnesses

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 11:10 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

When avid One Tree Hill gardeners, Kay Anderson and Joanna Mason, were approached by organisers of the Heroic Garden Festival, they were pleased to open their garden for a worthy cause. More >>

Mercy Hospice Strawberry Festival next Wednesday

Friday, 30 October 2009, 10:36 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

The fabulous Strawberry Festival is happening next Wednesday 4th November in QE2 square, Downtown (opposite Britomart train station). Come and celebrate the first of the season’s delicious strawberries while raising vital funds for Mercy Hospice ... More >>

Even Hospice patients had misconceptions

Monday, 19 October 2009, 1:37 pm | Mercy Hospice Auckland

The word ‘Hospice’ generally has a lot of negative ideas attached to it. Even some of Mercy Hospice Auckland’s current patients had the common misconceptions that most have. More >>

Mercy Hospice Spins to New Heights

Sunday, 18 October 2009, 2:05 pm | Mercy Hospice Auckland

Auckland fitness professional, Kristy Robertson, took her spin-cycling class to new heights today. 21 stories up in the air, and in name of charity – a first ever in New Zealand. More >>

Poets tackle death and dying for hospice

Friday, 18 July 2008, 12:46 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

Moonlight, a book of New Zealand poems on death and dying, is being launched at Mercy Hospice Auckland, on 18 July. The anthology, edited by poet Andrew Johnston, is being launched on Montana Poetry Day. More >>

Death and loss to be examined

Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 1:52 pm | Mercy Hospice Auckland

People can learn about loss and grief from a poet and world leader on these subjects at a workshop to be presented by Mercy Hospice Auckland, the University of Auckland and the National Association for Loss and Grief. More >>

Hospice launches Opening Doors

Friday, 2 November 2007, 10:49 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

A Melbourne Cup event will usher in Mercy Hospice Auckland’s day stay service - Opening Doors - for people with palliatively illnesses who are being cared for in the community. Patients, staff and volunteers will don hats and try their luck in ... More >>

Dame and PM at hospice opening

Monday, 19 March 2007, 12:16 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

It was a nostalgic occasion when world famous soprano Dame Malvina Major performed for the 400 guests attending the official opening ceremony for Mercy Hospice Auckland on Sunday. Dame Malvina has an historic association with the new hospice site at ... More >>

Open day for new hospice

Tuesday, 19 December 2006, 10:05 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

Mercy Hospice Auckland is holding an open day to thank the people of Auckland for making their new $6.6 million building in College Hill, Ponsonby, a reality. The hospice, formerly known at St Joseph’s Mercy Hospice and located in Epsom, provides ... More >>

Learning 'The Ultimate Gift'

Wednesday, 26 April 2006, 9:36 am | Mercy Hospice Auckland

We all have to face the death of a family member of friend at some time in our lives but do we have the skills to cope? A woman who has made a career of caring for the dying and is now considered a world leader in her field is coming to Auckland to ... More >>