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Brain Trauma Victim to Share Experience at Scifest 2014

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 11:02 pm | Strategy First

Brain Trauma Victim to Share Experience at Scifest 2014 A UK scientist who suffered a severe head injury after a car crash that claimed the life of his wife will share his extraordinary journey to recovery at this year’s New Zealand International ... More >>

Hotere Artworks to Help Otago Community Hospice Raise $1.6m

Thursday, 15 May 2014, 10:12 am | Strategy First

It’s Hospice Awareness Week (12-18 May) and with referrals at an all-time high, the Otago Community Hospice is looking to raise $1.6m through their annual fundraising activity including an art auction with two Ralph Hotere pieces of art. More >>

World Beer Expert to Share Knowledge at Festival

Friday, 11 October 2013, 11:20 am | Strategy First

She’s sat on the jury for numerous global brewing awards, including the prestigious World Beer Cup, was the first Canadian female to qualify as a Certified Cicerone® (beer sommelier) and first non-US resident to earn the title of Master Cicerone®. ... More >>

TracMap launches TracLink into aviation sector

Monday, 27 August 2012, 9:20 am | Strategy First

TracMap NZ Ltd, New Zealand’s largest agricultural GPS guidance and mapping provider, has announced the launch of TracLink, an innovative web-based product order and placement system, into the aviation sector. More >>

Scifest opening rocks!

Friday, 29 June 2012, 11:32 am | Strategy First

The eighth New Zealand International Science Festival, to be held in Dunedin from 30 June to 8 July kicks off this weekend, from the strange to the serious with ‘street science’ buskers and many festival events already heavily booked. The festival ... More >>

BBC Presenter To Attend NZ International Science Festival

Thursday, 10 May 2012, 9:54 am | Strategy First

Media release – Tuesday 8 May 2012 Popular British science presenter Prof Alice Roberts to attend science festival More >>

2012 iD Runway show line-up unveiled

Monday, 9 January 2012, 10:59 am | Strategy First

iD Dunedin Fashion Week has once again secured its place as an international must-see fashion event with a host of high profile New Zealand fashion designers joining global acts and emerging talent at this year’s 13th annual show. More >>

British fashion icon to attend Dunedin’s iD Awards

Sunday, 6 November 2011, 1:03 pm | Strategy First

Style icon and twice crowned British Fashion Journalist of the Year, Hilary Alexander, will attend next year’s iD International Emerging Designer Awards in the prestigious role of guest judge. More >>

iD Dunedin captures couture with Liz Mitchell

Friday, 25 March 2011, 9:52 am | Strategy First

Liz Mitchell is set to bring her brand of design excellence to iD Dunedin Fashion Week on the runway of the iD Fashion Shows on Friday 8 April and Saturday 9 April, 2011. Fusing timeless glamour with a strong modern edge, Liz Mitchell is one of New ... More >>

A Tough Decision for Gen Z now No Major Drama

Tuesday, 8 March 2011, 1:04 pm | Strategy First

And now for some good news! The first and only software of its kind in the world, New Zealand company Graduate Factory (based in Otago) have come up with a smart solution to one of the most important decisions in a person’s life: What should I major ... More >>

Kids Help Hoiho! Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust's Limerick Comp

Wednesday, 16 February 2011, 3:13 pm | Strategy First

As part of the Trust's new For Kids website section the YEPT is holding a limerick competition during Seaweek, open to all students. Kids can create a five-line limerick that describes how we can best help the Hoiho, yellow-eyed penguins and the sea they ... More >>

Stunning new identity image for Dunedin Fashion Week

Friday, 11 February 2011, 3:08 pm | Strategy First

Dark, dramatic and ethereal are terms used to illustrate the creative concept for new iD Dunedin Fashion Week identity image.  The new identity image will be used on all of the promotional material for the 2011 iD Dunedin Fashion Week. More >>

Kids’ science project NZ finalist in Stockholm Challenge

Friday, 19 November 2010, 12:37 pm | Strategy First

A nationwide school science project “ Meet a Metre ” launched in 2009 by the New Zealand International Science Festival and the Department of Conservation has been shortlisted as the sole New Zealand finalist in the prestigious 2010 Stockholm ... More >>

Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust launches competition

Wednesday, 27 October 2010, 11:37 am | Strategy First

To launch the Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust’s new For Kids section of their website the Trust is holding an animation competition open to all students. More >>

Win win for Fashion Week graduates

Wednesday, 21 July 2010, 9:15 am | Strategy First

Otago Polytechnic Fashion graduate Roxanna Zamani has achieved yet another notch on her awards belt, taking out a Fashiontv Oceania Online Design Award on Monday 19th July. More >>

Science Festival wraps up with ‘science idol’

Monday, 12 July 2010, 9:29 am | Strategy First

New Zealand’s first ever science idol competition took place as part of the seventh New Zealand International Science Festival, themed ‘Everyday Science: Food for Thought’. The festival began on Tuesday 6 July and culminated in a Fun & Food ... More >>

‘Ultimate’ southern cheese roll announced

Tuesday, 6 July 2010, 2:46 pm | Strategy First

The winner of the New Zealand International Science Festival ‘ultimate’ southern cheese roll competition was announced today, Tuesday 6 July at 12.30 midday at Wall Street, in Dunedin.  Joy Jones from South Dunedin was crowned the maker of the finest ... More >>

Science Festival opening tempts taste buds!

Monday, 5 July 2010, 11:28 am | Strategy First

The seventh New Zealand International Science Festival, to be held in Dunedin from 6-11 July is already tempting taste buds with the festival team receiving early bookings for events.  Themed ‘Everyday Science: Food for thought’, the festival will ... More >>

Timing Right for $40 million Dairy Investment

Wednesday, 2 June 2010, 11:44 am | Strategy First

Zelan Pastoral Limited (“Zelan”) is a new company that has been established to provide a convenient and simple vehicle for private and institutional investors to participate in the strengthening New Zealand dairy industry. This will be achieved ... More >>

Science festival seeks ‘ultimate’ cheese roll

Tuesday, 1 June 2010, 2:32 pm | Strategy First

Cheese roll lovers in the Deep South are being urged to reveal the secret of the ‘ultimate’ southern cheese roll – far superior to its northern counterpart – in a fun competition. The competition is being run as part of the 2010 New Zealand ... More >>





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