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Otago Museum wins Arts Access Museums Award 2019

Press Release – Otago Museum

Otago Museum was presented the Arts Access Museums Award 2019 for its collaboration with the local autistic community at theServiceIQ New Zealand Museum Awards 2019 at Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington on Wednesday 22 May. Read more »

Wellycon – the biggest, fun, friendly board game convention

Press Release – Wellycon

Wellycon, New Zealands biggest, fun, friendliest annual board game convention, is back for its 12th year! This Queens Birthday weekend, 1-2 June 2019, over 1000 board gamers of all ages will be welcomed to the Indian Sports and Cultural Centre … Read more »

Vote Health needs an extra $1.3 billion just to stand still

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

Bill Rosenberg, Economist and Policy Director for the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions (CTU) and Lyndon Keene, Director of Policy and Research, for the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists (ASMS) have conducted a detailed analysis of what … Read more »

Charging the Christchurch mosque attacker with terrorism

Article – The Conversation

The gunman in the mosque attacks had already faced 50 murder charges before a new terrorism charge was brought against him this week. Mick Tsikas/AAP Read more »

Pre-Budget speech to the Craigs Investors Conference

Speech – New Zealand Government

Thank you to Craigs Investments for hosting us today. Im excited to be here a week out from this years Budget the Wellbeing Budget. Read more »

Otago and Tairāwhiti Museum clean up at NZ Museum Awards

Press Release – Museums Aotearoa

Otago and Tairwhiti Museum clean up at ServiceIQ NZ Museum Awards Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – May 22

Press Release – Hansard

1. Dr DEBORAH RUSSELL (LabourNew Lynn) to the Minister of Finance : What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy? Read more »

Grant helps keep Upper Hutt recycling on the up

Press Release – Glass Packaging Forum

Glass recycling in Upper Hutt has become quicker, easier and more convenient thanks to a grant from the Glass Packaging Forum. Read more »

Gordon Campbell on reforming Parliament’s toxic culture

Column – Gordon Campbell

It would be nice to think Parliament was a forum where rationality ruled and where policies are raised and evaluated in terms of their contribution to the greater good. Obviously, it isnt like that. Long ago, politics was defined as a blood … Read more »

Gull Kaukaupakaupa First in New Zealand to Be Smoke-Free

Press Release – Gull Petroleum

Kaukaupakaupa, 22 May 2019 Brett Peachey and Julie Wakefield announced that with Gull they have launched New Zealands first smoke-free site at 1079 Kaipara Coast Hwy, Kaukaupakaupa on State Highway 16 in Aucklands rural north-west. Read more »

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