Windier weather will step up further again today and overnight across the upper North Island as the final surge of stormy weather moves in.
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.
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.
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce says the big news for Labour today is that they have discovered the ICT industry.
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.
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 Walks Waipoua Forest
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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