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Video Series Project Raki Ready To Inspire Students

Thursday, 25 June 2020, 11:09 am | Northland Inc

The release of a series of videos promoting Northland’s stunning natural beauty, adventure opportunities and Māori culture will provide inspiration to Auckland’s youth and tertiary students to explore the winterless north in the wake of Covid-19. ... More >>

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 >>