Recommended.co.nz | Guide2.co.nz | Voxy.co.nz | Gimme.co.nz
Homepage | login or create an account

New Zealand News

Windy weather to step up further

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 2:45am

Windier weather will step up further again today and overnight across the upper North Island as the final surge of stormy weather moves in.

Categories: New Zealand News

Greenpeace unveils new boat on anniversary of bombing

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 2:45am

Greenpeace is naming a new boat after one of New Zealand’s best known children’s authors, Margaret Mahy, at a ceremony today on the 29th anniversary of the Rainbow Warrior bombing in Auckland harbour.

Categories: New Zealand News

Communities asked to have their say on transport projects

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 1:40am

Communities will get the chance to have their say about two significant transport projects in their area - the East West Connections and the replacement of the of the old Mangere bridge.

Categories: New Zealand News

Labour Party discovers ICT industry - Joyce

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 1:40am

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce says the big news for Labour today is that they have discovered the ICT industry.

Categories: New Zealand News

Woolly nightshade subsidy phased out

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 12:35am

If you own, rent or lease land in the Bay of Plenty you will now need to meet the full cost of controlling the invasive pest plant woolly nightshade, following the phasing out of a subsidy programme.

Categories: New Zealand News

DOC track closures in Whangarei and Kauri Coast

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 12:35am

Due to recent storm events a number of Department of Conservation tramping tracks and walks may be damaged or impassable due to fallen trees and/or slips. The following tracks will be closed until further notice:

Kauri Coast

Kauri Walks Waipoua Forest

Categories: New Zealand News

Watercolours to represent NZ at Red Bull Music Academy

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 12 July 2014 - 12:35am

After many late nights and countless discussions, the Red Bull Music Academy jury has selected 60 music makers to represent 34 countries, who will gather in Tokyo in autumn for this year’s prestigious Red Bull Music Academy edition.

Categories: New Zealand News

Fergusson providing pet therapy at Waikato Hospital

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 11 July 2014 - 11:30pm

Waikato Hospital has 215 incredible and selfless volunteers - but just one, who with her family cat provides pet therapy to Waikato Hospital’s Older Persons and Rehabilitation patients.

Categories: New Zealand News

Guild urges Screen Advisory Board to seek wide consultation

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 11 July 2014 - 11:30pm

The NZ Film and Video Technicians’ Guild applauds Government for following the lead of other countries with strong screen industries and forming a Screen Advisory Board.

Categories: New Zealand News

Call for investment in Pacific sexual and reproductive health

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 11 July 2014 - 11:30pm

Today on World Population Day, the New Zealand Parliamentarians Group on Population and Development (NZPPD) calls on governments in the Pacific to urgently invest in sexual and reproductive health, particularly family planning, to improve the choices and opportunities of people in the Pacific and

Categories: New Zealand News

Vodafone Warriors supporting camp

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 11 July 2014 - 11:30pm

Former Vodafone Warriors and Kiwi internationals Duane Mann and Jerry Seuseu plus a number of the young contracted players will be involved in next week’s New Zealand Rugby League national performance camp in Rotorua.

Categories: New Zealand News

Netball: Third place triumph for Central U23s

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 11 July 2014 - 11:30pm

The Netball Central U23 team rounded off a successful week at the NZAGC tournament in Dunedin with a 75-55 victory over Northern in the third and fourth place play-off.

Categories: New Zealand News