Community Leisure Management (CLM) has won an innovation award for the outdoor hydroslides and aqua play area at the Lido Aquatic Centre in Palmerston North.
A woman was rescued from Mount Tongariro this afternoon and Police are reminding hikers to take precautions in these testing conditions.
The 26-year-old was walking alone through the Tongariro Alpine Crossing before her crampon became loose and she slipped on ice.
New Zealand All White and Auckland City FC skipper Ivan Vicelich launches Playmaker Sports at Mount Eden tomorrow.
Playmaker Sports is a new sports apparel outlet owned and operated by the 84-cap All Whites international that specialises in the youth sports market.
Hawaiian Airlines says it is expecting an increase in volcanic tourism numbers as word of a unique natural event spreads.
Local hospital support for expectant mothers in Nelson and Marlborough must be retained, says New Zealand First.
Downer EDI Limited (Downer) today announced that its joint venture with McConnell Dowell had been awarded the contract to deliver the NZ$195million second stage of the Christchurch Southern Motorway (CSM2).
The scheduled return to service of Wellington’s Cable Car will be at 7am this Friday 19 August - not tomorrow (Wednesday) morning as notified earlier this week.
And to celebrate the return, all trips up and down the hill from Lambton Quay to Kelburn will be free on Friday.
Alcohol Healthwatch is pleased to celebrate the launch of the Government’s three-year action Plan addressing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in New Zealand, but says wider issues must still be addressed.
The NZ Transport Agency says changes have been made to safety improvements planned for State Highway 3 (SH3), between Ohaupo to Te Awamutu, following suggestions made by the public.
National appears to be actively massaging official unemployment statistics by changing the measure for joblessness to exclude those looking online, says Labour’s Employment spokesperson Grant Robertson.
Comprehensive new data from CoreLogic has found the number of homes in Auckland valued at under $600,000 has plummeted by 72 per cent since National took office, Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little says.
FASD-CAN, a charitable organisation set up to unite and support families living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is pleased the Government has launched a cross-ministry Action Plan, to address the neglected and pressing problems families living with FASD experience daily.
Prime Minister John Key deliberately made up statements in Parliament today to avoid evidence that scrutiny of visas is poor under his government, says New Zealand First Leader and Member of Parliament for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.
"The 15 year regeneration of the defence estate announced today provides an example of effective investment management that other public agencies should replicate," says Stephen Selwood CEO of the New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development.
Some of New Zealand’s best known television characters are joining forces to stand up against human trafficking.
A commercial and residential flooring company has been fined $33,125 and ordered to pay reparations totalling $24,482.88 after an employee was left with serious burns in an incident involving the ignition of flammable solvent adhesive while installing vinyl flooring.
Three Wellington mayoral hopefuls say they will ensure Wellington City Council fully adopts the Living Wage at the first candidates’ forum of this election campaign.
David Fusitu’a switches to fullback, Blake Ayshford returns to the centres and James Gavet comes onto the interchange for the Vodafone Warriors’ 24th-round NRL match against North Queensland at 1300SMILES Stadium in Townsville on Saturday (7.30pm kick-off local time; 9.30pm NZT).
Associate Health Minister Hon Peter Dunne has launched an action plan today aimed at better supporting those affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), and reducing the numbers of babies born with this preventable condition.
Enjoy an evening tasting some of Australia’s finest wines matched with food from Botswana Butchery.