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Council 'cannot ban legal highs'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 19:05

Under current law Gisborne District Council cannot ban the sale of legal highs (psychoactive substances) in our district. Council can restrict where these substances are sold.

Categories: New Zealand News

Additional MBIE guidance for multi-unit residential buildings

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 17:50

The release of technical guidance for multi-unit dwellings means people living in flats or units can have confidence that the rebuild and repair solutions are technically sound and meet New Zealand Building Code requirements.

Categories: New Zealand News

Kick-off times announced for FIFA U20 World Cup NZ

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 17:50

An array of kick-off times to suit football fans of all ages has been confirmed for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.

With 52 matches spread across the nation, the public will be able to enjoy a collection of day and night games, on both week days and weekends.

Categories: New Zealand News

de Grandhomme named Auckland Cricketer of the Year

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 16:35

Colin de Grandhomme was rewarded for an outstanding year in all competitions for the Auckland Aces when he was named Auckland Cricketer of the Year last night at the Auckland Cricket Awards Dinner.

Categories: New Zealand News

Test candidates catch Kearney's eye

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 16:35

With only three weeks until the Anzac Test in Sydney, NZ Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney is encouraged by the performances of players in contention for team spots.

"For me, there were a few that stood out," he reflects on Round Six of the NRL.

Categories: New Zealand News

Low expected to bring significant rain and gales

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 16:35

An intense low of tropical origin is expected to lie slow-moving over the Tasman Sea until Friday, then move southeast across the southern parts of the South Island late on Saturday.

Categories: New Zealand News

Customer experience 'key to driving business growth'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

A new Colmar Brunton survey shows how Kiwis respond to good and bad customer experiences and reveals why delivering great customer experiences is the key to business growth.

Categories: New Zealand News

Labour saddened by death of Sir Owen Woodhouse

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

New Zealand has lost one of its finest jurists and most outstanding citizens with the death of Sir Owen Woodhouse ONZ KBE DSC, Labour Leader David Cunliffe said today.

"We pass on our condolences to the family of this great New Zealander.

Categories: New Zealand News

$10 million upgrade to deliver feed when needed

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

Farmers purchasing animal nutrients from SealesWinslow will have better access to feed at times of peak demand, with a $10 million upgrade underway to increase production at its manufacturing facilities.

Categories: New Zealand News

Voting on Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi mandate extended

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

Te Mana o Ngāti Rangitihi (Te Mana) is encouraging all iwi descendants to make their voice heard and ensure they vote in the iwi mandating process, which has been extended another month. The voting period will now close on 30 May 2014.

Categories: New Zealand News

Ruataniwha decision a partial win for NZers - Dunne

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

UnitedFuture Leader Peter Dunne says today’s draft decision on the Ruataniwha Dam is a partial win for all New Zealanders and the environment we hold so dear.

Categories: New Zealand News

Waikato's Speed Limit Bylaw review adjourned

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

A hearing into Waikato District Council’s annual Speed Limit Bylaw review has been adjourned until further notice.

At this month’s Policy and Regulatory committee meeting, Councillors had 23 submissions to consider relating to 16 proposed speed limit amendments across the district.

Categories: New Zealand News

Food Show Wellington in May

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

Autumn in Wellington means it’s time to bust out your big coat, wind a scarf around your neck, hop on a trolley bus, and head to The Food Show Wellington at the Westpac Stadium from 9 to 11 May 2014.

Categories: New Zealand News

What has ACC Minister been doing? - Greens

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

The ACC Minister needs to front up and explain what, if any, changes she has made to the broken culture of ACC rather than denying that she has any part to play in the dysfunction of her Ministry, the Green Party said today.

Categories: New Zealand News

Parata kept exam book errors from schools - Hipkins

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 15:19

Schools will be appalled to learn Education Minister Hekia Parata knew since January that hundreds of exam booklets had been returned to the wrong students but said nothing about it, Labour’s Education Spokesperson Chris Hipkins says.

Categories: New Zealand News

Waikato Mayoral Forum has 'good process for future'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 11:35

The Waikato Mayoral Forum says it has established a very robust process for making efficiency improvements in the way councils operate and for gathering information to help inform discussions on local government in the region.

Categories: New Zealand News

Waikato District invited to give feedback on new water bylaw

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 06:50

Wanted - your feedback on a new Waikato District Council Water Supply Bylaw which will combine the former Franklin County and existing Waikato district water supply bylaws.

Categories: New Zealand News

The Coffee Club opening in Mission Bay

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 16 April, 2014 - 03:05

Aucklanders looking for quality, good value food and coffee now have more options than ever before. On Thursday 17 April, The Coffee Club New Zealand will open the doors to The Coffee Club Mission Bay.

Categories: New Zealand News

Smokefreerockquest calling for entrants

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 April, 2014 - 22:05

Out of the classroom and onto the stage - it’s the big motivational promise that Smokefreerockquest has been offering to young Kiwi musos for the last 26 years, matched for the last decade by its ‘sister’ event Smokefree Pacifica Beats.

Categories: New Zealand News

Duke and Duchess 'enjoy adrenalin thrills'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 April, 2014 - 19:35

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed adrenalin thrills and breathtaking spins on Queenstown’s Shotover Jet today (Sunday April 13) on a trip renowned as ‘The world’s most exciting jet boat ride’.

Categories: New Zealand News