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Celebrate Matariki In The Bay Of Islands This June And July

Thursday, 16 June 2022, 8:54 am | Northland Inc

Journey to the Bay of Islands this June and July to celebrate Matariki in one of Aotearoa’s most culturally significant and magnificent regions. Matariki Pēwhairangi will run from Friday, 17 June – Sunday, 31 July, featuring over 30 free and ticketed ... More >>

Northland Inc And Air New Zealand Collaborate To Help Travellers Enhance Their Northland Experience

Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 12:44 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc has partnered with Air New Zealand to provide an online inspiration tool to encourage visitors to the Taitokerau Northland region, hosted on the Air New Zealand website. The Northland Trip Starter tool inspires travellers to consider ... More >>

Northland Inc Appoints Paul Linton As New CEO

Wednesday, 4 May 2022, 11:41 am | Northland Inc

Kua whiwhia tētahi Kaiwhakahaere Matua hou mō te tipu ohanga o Te Tai Tokerau. Northland Inc has announced Paul Linton as its new Chief Executive Officer. Currently Chief Innovation Expertise Officer at Callaghan Innovation, Linton will take up his ... More >>

Taitokerau Northland Leaders Request Further Support For Tourism And Hospitality Industries

Monday, 28 March 2022, 11:20 am | Northland Inc

Taitokerau Northland tourism and hospitality businesses had endured months of lack of access to the domestic market leading into the summer season and this disruption to trade will be hard to overcome without further intervention in the way of support ... More >>

Techweek Returns To Te Tai Tokerau To Showcase Innovation In 2022

Monday, 14 February 2022, 9:52 am | Northland Inc

Aotearoa Techweek will return to Te Tai Tokerau in 2022, showcasing unique and inspiring tech and innovation stories from the region. Taking place virtually and in-person around Tai Tokerau between 16 -22 May 2022, Techweek provides the opportunity for ... More >>

Extension 350 Annual Report Exceeds Expectations On Home Stretch

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, 12:04 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc’s Extension 350 programme continues to make positive change within Northland’s farming community as it enters its final 12 months, exceeding its original target of 350 farmers involved in the project. The 2020/21 Annual Report released ... More >>

Te Tai Tokerau Business Growth Accelerator Sees Northland Startups Ready For Growth

Friday, 10 December 2021, 10:36 am | Northland Inc

Six Northland startups had the opportunity to pitch their businesses to a panel of the region’s business experts on Tuesday night. The event was a culmination of a ten-week programme delivered by Northland’s regional economic development ... More >>

Growth Facilitation Helps Whangārei Business Create Global Scale

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 11:32 am | Northland Inc

A long-term partnership between a Northland Inc Growth Advisor and Whangārei based business Dodoland has helped grow the company from humble beginnings to international success. After first connecting in 2013, Northland Inc’s David Templeton has worked ... More >>

The Pick Business Ideas Competition Returns In 2022

Monday, 6 December 2021, 1:12 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc’s Te Tai Tokerau business ideas competition, The Pick, returns in 2022 following a two-year hiatus. Delivered in partnership with The Orchard Business & Events Hub, Creative HQ and Callaghan Innovation, The Pick ’22 encourages ... More >>

Summer Trade Welcome Relief For Northland Businesses

Friday, 3 December 2021, 3:57 pm | Northland Inc

Welcoming visitors to Northland over the holiday period will be critical to the future and wellbeing of the entire region, says Northland Inc Chair, Nicole Anderson. “Tai Tokerau communities rely on the regional businesses which employ and sustain ... More >>

Northland Inc’s Murray Reade Moves On

Tuesday, 16 November 2021, 1:17 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc Chief Executive Officer Murray Reade has resigned after more than two years at Te Tai Tokerau’s regional economic development agency. He is returning to Auckland to take up an opportunity with Lifewise, an organisation that also strongly ... More >>

Te Tai Tokerau Business Growth Accelerator Programme Aims To Accelerate Northland Startups

Thursday, 23 September 2021, 1:16 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc, in partnership with Creative HQ, is running a free business programme aimed at accelerating the growth of up to eight Tai Tokerau startups. Delivered over ten weeks, the Tai Tokerau Growth Accelerator programme delivers focussed, expert ... More >>

Northland Regional Events Fund Announces The Outcome Of First Round

Thursday, 29 July 2021, 1:55 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc are pleased to announce the first round of the contestable Northland Events Fund has confirmed support for a number of key regional events, both new and existing, to a total investment of $548,000. “The number of applications exceeded ... More >>

Northland Makes TIME World’s Greatest Places Of 2021 List

Thursday, 22 July 2021, 2:46 pm | Northland Inc

Northland has been named in TIME’s third annual list of the World’s Greatest Places. The list highlights unique destinations from all over the world from hugely popular tourist hot spots like Cairo, Athens and New York City to less known, off ... More >>

Business Growth Accelerator Programme Continues With Northland Inc

Thursday, 22 July 2021, 11:20 am | Northland Inc

Northland Inc, the region’s Economic Development Agency, led a business start-up event earlier this month at The Orchard business and event hub in Whangārei, where eight teams pitched their business models to a panel of 14 experts. The purpose of ... More >>

Remote Working In Northland Gets US Help …Digital Skills Programme For Local Jobseekers

Tuesday, 9 March 2021, 2:24 pm | Northland Inc

The US State Department is helping to fund Connected Northland, a flexible digital training and job placement programme with a $16,000 investment plus a $6000 contribution from Far North District Council. The opportunity is the result of a two-way 2018-19 ... More >>

Kaipara Kai Hub Attracts Exciting Array Of Industry Leaders

Monday, 15 February 2021, 3:35 pm | Northland Inc

Kaipara Kai Hub is to host an incredible line-up of guest speakers at their site during the Northland Field Days in Dargaville on March 4-6. The Kai Kōrero pop-up event will showcase a range of industry leaders, who will share their aspirations ... More >>

Golden Chance To Help Shape Northland’s Digital Future

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 3:51 pm | Northland Inc

If you’re fed up with slow internet – or want to show off how fast your broadband is – then here’s a chance to have your say. Northland’s Digital Enablement Group (DEG), in collaboration with the region’s four councils – Northland Regional ... More >>

New Website Platform BeKiwi Launched

Wednesday, 2 December 2020, 8:19 am | Northland Inc

Paddleboarding International students who have found themselves spending an unplanned summer in New Zealand now have a new tool to help them experience more of Aotearoa. Launched today (December 2), BeKiwi is a web platform that offers a curated selection ... More >>

Northland Inc And Air New Zealand Fly The Flag For SIX60

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 12:57 pm | Northland Inc

Northland Inc is partnering with Air New Zealand to offer SIX60 fans a unique opportunity to see a new documentary-style film about the beloved Kiwi band in Whangārei ahead of its general release. Part of the promotion for SIX60: Till The Lights Go Out involves ... More >>