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Hardship grant increase shows baseline benefit must increase

Press Release – Green Party

Hardship grants rising demonstrates why the baseline benefit needs to increase, Green Co-leader Marama Davidson said today. Read more »

Hutt City Council Significant Natural Areas

Press Release – POWER inc

Forest & Bird have applied to the Environment Court to compel Hutt City Council to implement an inappropriate and discredited proposal. That proposal for District Plan change 46 would impose onerous controls over more than 1,000 Lower Hutt properties, … Read more »

Hamilton’s biggest year of development

Press Release – Hamilton City Council

New home construction in Hamilton continues to surge, with new data showing a record number of residential building consents granted in 2018. Read more »

Kiwi kids the winners of 2019 ASB Classic

Press Release – ASB Classic

With record numbers through the gate and new champions crowned for 2019, the ASB Classic has been delivering success both on and off the court, and one of the biggest recipients of this was 2019 ASB Classic Community Partner Eat My Lunch. Read more »

Urgent action to save marine beds

Column – Professor Simon Thrush

Most New Zealanders flocking to the beach this summer will be unaware of the perilous state of the marine ecosystem beneath the waves. Human land-based activities, sea level rise, disturbance to the seafloor and over-harvesting have created one of the … Read more »

Auckland Pride Board ditches parade plans for a walk

Article – RNZ

The Auckland Pride Board has ditched its Pride Parade plans and has replaced the event with a Pride Walk across the city. Read more »

Our Pride – Auckland Pride 2019 Programme Announcement

Press Release – Auckland Pride Festival

Auckland Pride Festival returns in 2019, celebrating the diversity of the rainbow experience in Tmaki Makaurau and reconnecting with grassroots communities across the region, fromFebruary 1-17. Read more »

Climb a Giant Crane this Anniversary Weekend

Press Release – Ports of Auckland

MEDIA RELEASE: 16 January 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SeePort Crane Tours for Diabetes New Zealand Read more »

Anglican Action opposes new pokies at casino

Press Release – Anglican Action

The recent request for 60 more pokie machines to the Skycity Hamilton Casino will do little benefit to our city compared to the harm it will cause according to Anglican Action Chief Executive Karen Morrison-Hume. Read more »

Local youth given helping hand into workforce

Press Release – Hell Pizza

After six weeks of paid training in the kitchen of HELL Botany Downs, local youth Josh Bradley (17) has graduated from HELL Pizzas Active in HELL programme a scheme to support youths with intellectual disabilities and enhance their job … Read more »

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