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Join your local rescue helicopter in World Helicopter Day

Press Release – Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Thank you seems too small a phrase for saving lives. But words of encouragement and support from the public, and heartfelt stories from the people they rescue, mean the world to the specialist crews of your local rescue helicopter. Read more »

Help for those who suffer in silence

Press Release – Wintec

A group of ethnic counsellors have seen their vision for a counselling service for migrants and former refugees become a reality. Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – August 14

Press Release – Hansard

1. Hon SIMON BRIDGES (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister : Does she stand by all her Government’s statements and actions? Rt Hon JACINDA ARDERN (Prime Minister) : Yes. Hon Simon Bridges : When she was asked whether proposed employment … Read more »

New Tapuhi Kaitiaki awards

Press Release – NZNO

PHARMAC and Te Pari o Te Rnanga o otearoa and their Tiriti partner Tptanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o otearoa (NZNO) are pleased to announce the inaugural recipients of the Tapuhi Katiaki Awards. Read more »

Mel Parsons boosts The Boathouse rebuild

Press Release – Nelson Media Agency

Last Thursdays Mel Parsons concert at the Theatre Royal has boosted The Boathouse rebuild by close to $10,000. Read more »

Gordon Campbell on the stereotypes about Jacinda Ardern

Column – Gordon Campbell

O n Monday, Act MP David Seymours depiction of PM Jacinda Ardern as a clueless lightweight was yet another example of the double bind faced by women who attain positions of political power. Routinely, female politicians get depicted as either … Read more »

Round the Bays calls for charity partners

Press Release – Ports of Auckland Round the Bays

Today, Ports of Auckland Round the Bays has opened up applications to find three charity partners for its March 2019 event. Read more »

Plenty happening at Tūtira

Press Release – Hawke’s Bay Regional Council

There has been plenty happening at Ttira this winter as part of a project aimed at improving the water quality and ecological habitat in Lakes Waikpiro and Ttira. Read more »

Skyline Queenstown gets behind marathon volunteers

Press Release – Skyline Queenstown

Skyline Queenstown has been named as the official sponsor of the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon volunteer crew. Read more »

Big Girls shine a light on women’s rights

Press Release – English Language Partners New Zealand

Giant puppets and paper lanterns lit up Wellington in a special illuminated parade marking 125 years of womens rights in Aotearoa. Read more »

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