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Santa Parade

Friday, 27 November 2020, 11:57 am | Michael Barnett

I Chair the Santa Parade organisation and wanted to let you know that our big surprise this parade will be Peppa Pig who has just arrived from the USA (done Quarantine) and is set to make her first appearance at the Farmers Santa Parade. We usually don’t ... More >>

Next Waitemata Harbour Crossing Should Be “All Encompassing,” Says Michael Barnett.

Wednesday, 30 September 2020, 3:29 pm | Michael Barnett

By ‘all encompassing’, I mean that the next harbour crossing should acknowledge that with more half the bridge traffic wanting to bypass the central city, it will be a project for the whole of New Zealand. With a push on electric vehicles underway, ... More >>

Off The Rails

Monday, 8 June 2020, 4:13 pm | Michael Barnett

KiwiRail, our much propped up, state owned, loss making monopoly national provider, has done the unthinkable: reportedly awarding a $371m Government rail contract to overseas companies ahead of Kiwi firms when we are all supposedly meant to be supporting ... More >>