Drugs, guns and cash found at Te Atatu property

Press Release – New Zealand Police

A 48-year-old Te Atatu man is facing a number of charges after a significant amount of cash, weapons and methamphetamine were found at a property in Te Atatu Peninsula yesterday. Police were initially called shortly before 11am yesterday, to reports … Read more »

Two Weeks until the Star-Studded Auckland Pride Gala

Press Release – Auckland Pride Festival

Two Weeks until the Star-Studded Auckland Pride Gala Kicks Off 17 Days of Pride AUCKLAND PRIDE GALA: Friday 2 February – Q Theatre AUCKLAND PRIDE FESTIVAL: 2-18 February 2018 Read more »

Spearhead Leaders returns to Upper Hutt in 2018

Press Release – Upper Hutt City Council

Applications are now open for a brand new group of young people to join the Spearhead Leaders crew for 2018. Read more »

Hāpai Te Hauora congratulates PM and Clarke Gayford

Press Release – Hapai Te Hauora Tapui

Mkori an a mihi ka rere ki a Jacinda Ardern katahi an ka whakamhio mai kua hap ia. Ka tika r te krero he taonga te tamaiti, n reira, ka rere ng whakaaro ki a koe Jacinda, otir ki t whnau. Read more »

Women’s March 1 year anniversary: Look Back, March Forward

Press Release – Women’s March

Womens March Aotearoa New Zealand is marking the first anniversary of the global Womens March with a hui that will #LookBackMarchForward #KaMuaKaMuri . The hui, to be held on Saturday 20 January 2018, at Te Puna M?tauranga o Aotearoa, National … Read more »

Time to turnaround NZ’s rubbish record on waste

Press Release – New Zealand Government

New Zealands position as 10th worst nation for creating urban waste per capita is shameful, says Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage, who will review how the Waste Minimisation Act is being implemented. Recent news reports have highlighted … Read more »

Rainbow Pasefika at Wellington Pasifika Festival

Press Release – DJ Panda

Leilani A Sio AKA DJ Panda and friends are making history at the Wellington Pasifika Festival. Read more »

Muddled numbers provide an opportunity for Government

Press Release – Child Poverty Action Group

Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that Treasurys error in overestimating the numbers of children lifted out of poverty by both National and Labours families packages provides an opportunity for the Government to take bold action. Read more »

Civil defence review offers useful recommendations

Press Release – Local Government NZ

A new report recommending changes to how emergencies are managed in New Zealand lays a solid foundation for work to improve civil defence systems, Local Government New Zealand says. Read more »

Child car seat recycling to benefit Upper Hutt Playcentre

Press Release – 3R Group

People recycling their expired or damaged child car seats will not only help the environment but an Upper Hutt Playcentre too, with $5 set to be donated for every seat brought in for recycling. Read more »

Artists invited to Paint New Zealand Beautiful in 2018

Press Release – Keep NZ Beautiful

Keep New Zealand Beautiful, in partnership with Resene, are excited to announce the opening of the 2018 Nature Murals Competition, open to local artists who are willing to Do The Right Thing and help paint New Zealand beautiful. Submissions open on 1st … Read more »