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Hundreds To March For Animal Rights

Press Release – Wellington Vegan Actions

Hundreds of caring New Zealanders from around the country will rally together in the streets of Te-Whanganui-a-Tara to demand justice for animals. Initiated by a local grassroots activist group, Wellington Vegan Actions, the aim of the march is … Read more »

Call By NZ Outdoors Party To Boycott Qantas If Mandatory Vaccinations Enforced

Press Release – Outdoors Party

“Qantas set a dangerous precedent on Monday when it announced its No Jab No Fly policy for mandatory vaccination for Qantas customers.” Said Tracy Livingston, the NZ Outdoors Party spokesperson on health. Tracy added “Many … Read more »

New Marlborough Responsible Camping Bylaw Adopted

Press Release – Marlborough District Council

Marlborough District Councils Freedom Camping Sub-Committee recommendations have been adopted unanimously by the full Council, which met this afternoon. The Marlborough District Council Responsible Camping Control Bylaw 2020 will come into force from … Read more »

Vehicles Impounded, Infringements Issued Following Gang Procession

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Waitemata East Police have been making follow up enquiries in response to complaints from the community relating to dangerous driving behaviour across the North Shore on Saturday 7th November. The reports related to a very large gang funeral procession … Read more »

More Than 1700 Attend EMA Spring Briefings

Press Release – EMA

New Zealand border issues, skills and staff shortages and new rules around compulsory Christmas shut-downs dominated discussions during the EMAs recently completed Spring Briefing round. More than 1700 EMA members joined the briefings with record … Read more »

Dr Diana Kopua Awarded Top Māori Doctor Award 2020

Press Release – Hauraki PHO and Te ORA Maori Medical Practitioners

Dr Diana Kopua Psychiatrist Dr Diana Kopua (Ngati Porou) MBChB, FRANZCP has been awarded the prestigious Dr Maarire Goodall award 2020 for her on-going contribution to Mori Health. Presented by Te ORA, the Mori Medical Practitioners Association, … Read more »

Reforms Needed To Support Community Self-sufficiency In An Uncertain Future

Press Release – Salvation Army

The resilience and community spirit that came to the fore during the Covid-19 lockdowns must be backed up by strong Government support and reform, The Salvation Army says. The sixth, and final Covid-19 Social Impact Dashboard tracks key social progress … Read more »

UPDATE – Online Threat Incident, Wellington

Press Release – New Zealand Police

A youth has been charged in relation to the threat incident in Wellington today. They have appeared in Youth Court this afternoon. Another youth will be referred to Youth Aid. Police would again like to thank the community for their assistance … Read more »

Climate Emergency Declaration A Win But Needs Action

Press Release – Greenpeace New Zealand

Thursday, 26 November: Greenpeace is today celebrating another win for people power after the new Government announced an impending climate emergency declaration, but says the declaration is empty words unless its backed by policy that actually … Read more »

Drugs, Cash And Firearm Located, Arrest Made In Kawakawa

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Bridget Doell, Northland CIB: Drugs, cash and a firearm were all seized by Police and a person arrested in Kawakawa this week. Northland Police carried out a search warrant at a property on Monday in relation to alleged drug … Read more »

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