Recommended.co.nz | Voxy.co.nz | Guide2.co.nz: (Money | Politics) | Gimme.co.nz
News aggregator | Recommended.co.nz
Homepage [ login or create an account ]
Submit Recommendation

News aggregator

Measles case in the Waikato

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 02:20

People at Hamilton branches of Bunnings, New World, and PAK‘nSAVE are being urged to check their measles immunity status after a person with the viral illness was in the stores.

Categories: New Zealand News

Kidnapped snail shipped home

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 02:20

An endangered giant land snail mistakenly kidnapped by trampers from Kahurangi National Park is being returned home by the Department of Conservation.

Categories: New Zealand News

Paparoa Wildlife Trust showcase West Coast at Trustpower Awards

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 02:20

The Paparoa Wildlife Trust showcased the West Coast’s spectacular natural beauty at the Trustpower National Community Awards in the Queenstown Lakes District over the weekend, going head to head with the country’s best and brightest volunteer groups and projects on a national stage full of fr

Categories: New Zealand News

GovTech aimed at creating digital solutions for Government

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 01:05

Digital innovators, budding entrepreneurs and public sector agencies in Wellington are encouraged to get involved in a three-month business acceleration programme aimed at creating digital solutions for ‘better, faster and stronger’ government.

Categories: New Zealand News

Junior nationals a starting point for future stars

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 01:05

There is perhaps no better launch-pad for young Kiwi racers hoping to achieve international motocross fame and fortune than the New Zealand Junior Motocross Championships and this weekend should be no exception.

Categories: New Zealand News

Cambridge Riding for the Disabled saw Waipa District well-represented

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 01:05

Cambridge Riding for the Disabled did the Waipa District volunteer community proud at the Trustpower National Community Awards in the Queenstown Lakes District this weekend.

Categories: New Zealand News

Consultation opens on dual language disclosure documents

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 01:05

The FMA is seeking submissions on its proposal to enable companies offering investments to publish product disclosure statements (PDS) in both te reo Māori and English.

Categories: New Zealand News

Filipino Dairy Workers saw Ashburton District well-represented

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 April, 2018 - 01:05

Filipino Dairy Workers did the Ashburton District volunteer community proud at the Trustpower National Community Awards in the Queenstown Lakes District this weekend.

Categories: New Zealand News

Minecraft and Lego used for emergency preparedness

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 23:50

Students at Maraekakaho School have been using two popular children’s pastimes to help their community become more prepared for an emergency.

Categories: New Zealand News

Employment law to disrupt tourism sector - Simpson

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 21:20

The Ardern-Peters Government’s employment law changes will cause significant problems for New Zealand’s tourism industry, National’s Tourism Spokesperson Todd McClay and Workplace Relations Spokesperson Scott Simpson say.

Categories: New Zealand News

Recorded music revenues grow to just shy of $100 million

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 20:05

For the third year in a row the New Zealand music industry has experienced double digit percentage growth with wholesale revenue growing by 14.6 per cent in 2017 to $98.8m, driven largely by New Zealand’s ever-increasing adoption and use of music streaming services.

Categories: New Zealand News

Cambridge earthworks company fined $19,000

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 17:35

Waikato Regional Council is urging earthworks contracting companies to be vigilant with their environmental obligations after a Cambridge company was convicted and fined $19,125 for sediment discharges into a Tamahere stream near Hamilton.

Categories: New Zealand News

The Waitangi Tribunal releases its Whakatohea Mandate Inquiry Report

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 15:05

The Waitangi Tribunal has today released its Whakatōhea Mandate Inquiry Report.

Categories: New Zealand News

Minister welcomes Whakatohea Report

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 13:50

Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Minister Andrew Little has welcomed the Waitangi Tribunal’s report on the Whakatōhea mandate.

"The Tribunal acknowledged that the package on the table is a good package but there are some concerns about the process.

Categories: New Zealand News

A year on from launch of the Housing First programme Lifewise

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 12:35

A year on from the launch of the Housing First Auckland City Centre programme Lifewise, in partnership with Auckland City Mission, has supported 39 people into permanent homes.

Categories: New Zealand News

Report on Whakatōhea Mandate Claims

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 12:35

The Crown breached the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi when it recognised the mandate of the Whakatōhea Pre-settlement Claims Trust to enter into settlement negotiations on behalf of Whakatōhea, the Waitangi Tribunal has found.

Categories: New Zealand News

Govt 'risking rural communities' mental health'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 11:20

The Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ) will begin shutting its doors due to a lack of support from the Government and may not be able to provide vital mental health services into the future, National Party spokesperson for Mental Health Matt Doocey and National Party spokesperson

Categories: New Zealand News

Progress on fresh water quality welcomed

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 11:20

National’s Environment spokesperson Scott Simpson has welcomed news that the efforts of New Zealanders alongside the previous Government to improve our freshwater quality are proving effective.

Categories: New Zealand News

Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust welcomes report

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 10:05

Whakatōhea Pre-Settlement Claims Trust (the Trust) has welcomed today’s release of a Waitangi Tribunal report inquiring into the Trust’s Deed of Mandate to settle the Treaty claims of the Whakatōhea iwi.

Categories: New Zealand News

WSNZ annual funding open for water safety education and research

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 April, 2018 - 05:05

Water Safety New Zealand (WSNZ) is looking to broaden the reach of Water Skills for Life and fund research to fill knowledge gaps on New Zealand’s drowning problem.

WSNZ’s Investment Programme is now open to applications and the priorities for 2018/19 are:

Categories: New Zealand News