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Internet Speed Test Survey Shows Gap In Northland Is Growing

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 2:45 pm | Northland Inc

The fourth annual Internet Speed Survey has highlighted an urgent need for improved connectivity across Northland – a demand that has been further exposed by the knock-on effects of Covid-19. The survey is a collaboration between Northland’s Digital ... More >>

Digital Initiative Keeps Northland Farmers Connected During Lockdown

Thursday, 16 April 2020, 10:38 am | Northland Inc

Northland farmers are embracing the digital age as they respond to the dual challenge of the Covid-19 lockdown and the region’s severe drought conditions. Extension 350 (E350), Northland Inc’s award-winning farmer-led and farmer-focused programme, ... More >>

International Students Made To Feel Right At Home In Northland

Monday, 6 April 2020, 11:12 am | Northland Inc

International students from around the world are discovering the extent of Kiwi hospitality as they sit out the Covid-19 lockdown with Northland host families across the region. The Tai Tokerau families are earning praise, both at home and abroad, ... More >>

Play By The Rules, Northland Inc Urges Everyone

Friday, 3 April 2020, 5:01 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc is urging those who are in Tai Tokerau during the nationwide lockdown to take heed of government advice about containing the spread of Covid-19. The regional economic development agency has joined the Northland Civil Defence Emergency Management ... More >>

Award-winning cheesemaker shares recipe for success

Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 2:13 pm | Northland Inc

The reputation of Whangārei’s Grinning Gecko Cheese Company continues to soar after picking up a massive 11 medals at this year’s New Zealand Cheese Competition. This adds to its highly impressive track record of international and national awards ... More >>

Northland Inc Staff Take Dedication All The Way To The Woolshed

Thursday, 26 March 2020, 1:47 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc staff are going the extra mile in their efforts to support the region’s businesses during the Covid-19 lockdown. The doors to The Orchard, Northland Inc’s business and events hub in Whangārei, may be closed, but the regional economic development ... More >>

Northland Inc Welcomes Investment Into Kingfish Project

Friday, 6 March 2020, 1:50 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc General Manager for Investment and Infrastructure Vaughan Cooper has welcomed the Provincial Growth Fund announcement that it will invest $6 million into the commercial farming of kingfish in Northland. “Finfish was identified as a key ... More >>

Sector Comes Together To Support Drought-hit Farmers

Wednesday, 4 March 2020, 4:00 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc’s Extension 350 has combined with DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ to provide a reference point for farmers battling to respond to the effects of the worst drought in years. This is being done by bringing together a number of Northland farmers ... More >>

Developers Institute Aiming To Break The Tech Mould

Tuesday, 18 February 2020, 12:30 pm | Northland Inc

Developers Institute, an innovative school for software developers, is ready to break the mould of the tech world nationally. Based at The Orchard – Northland Inc’s collaborative business and event space for the region’s growing community ... More >>

International students to receive traditional Waitangi welco

Monday, 10 February 2020, 3:54 pm | Northland Inc

International students coming to study and live in Northland will receive a traditional Māori welcome at Waitangi Treaty Grounds this week. More >>

Rail investment ‘fantastic news’ for Northland, says Reade

Friday, 31 January 2020, 11:23 am | Northland Inc

Northland Inc CEO Murray Reade has welcomed the government’s decision to make further significant investment in the region’s rail infrastructure, describing it as “fantastic news”. More >>

Help shape Northland’s digital future

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, 3:34 pm | Northland Inc

Help shape Northland’s digital future Northland’s Digital Enablement Group (DEG), in collaboration with the region’s four councils – Northland Regional Council, the Far North, Kaipara, and Whangarei District Councils – are urging more people ... More >>

New Project Manager appointed for Extension 350

Monday, 20 January 2020, 12:24 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc has appointed a new Project Manager for Extension 350 as the award-winning, farmer-to-farmer learning programme enters what promises to be a pivotal year. More >>

Go with Tourism makes debut in Northland

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 1:32 pm | Northland Inc

Go with Tourism , a new platform that matches jobseekers with tourism employers, launched in Northland today. More >>

Northland Inc and NZTE strengthen partnership

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 2:07 pm | Northland Inc

Northland businesses can now harness the power of two after Northland Inc and New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) strengthened collaboration for the benefit of the region. More >>

The smartest bridge in New Zealand opens in style

Monday, 2 December 2019, 4:35 pm | Northland Inc

The community of Taipa was today celebrating the official opening of the smartest bridge in New Zealand. More >>

Project Raki film finishes on a high

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 4:15 pm | Northland Inc

It’s a wrap. Work on Project Raki – a film aimed at promoting Northland to international students as a land of Māori culture, stunning natural beauty and adventure – has been completed. More >>

International cricket writers bowled over by Northland

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 11:38 am | Northland Inc

Northland earned rave reviews from some of Fleet Street’s finest after Northland Inc hosted the journalists on a trip to the Bay of Islands. More >>

Birthday bloom for The Orchard

Thursday, 14 November 2019, 12:47 pm | Northland Inc

The Orchard had double cause for celebration this week – marking the occasion of its third birthday and its most productive year to date. More >>

Stuart’s gold standard a first for Northland

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 11:22 am | Northland Inc

Northland Inc’s Joseph Stuart has achieved a first for Northland after receiving the gold standard in professional accreditation at the Economic Development New Zealand 2019 Best Practice Awards. More >>