Eagle Ray Pups Born At SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium

Press Release – Sea Life Kelly Tarltons Auckland

A fever of eagle ray pups has arrived at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium! The baby rays were born on New Year’s Eve and are being monitored closely by the aquarium’s aquarists. Read more »

Auckland League Community To Ride For Starship Foundation

Press Release – Auckland Rugby League

The Auckland Rugby League’s charity motorcycle ride on March 7, held in conjunction with Colemans Motorcyles, will raise funds for the Starship Foundation. Read more »

$8.5 Million Claimed By Local Rotorua Man

Press Release – Lotto New Zealand

The year has started off with a bang for a local Rotorua man who claimed a life-changing $8.5 million Powerball prize at Lotto NZ’s Head Office this morning. Read more »

Improvements To Ferry And Bus Networks Will Give Aucklanders More Options

Press Release – Auckland Transport

Starting Monday 25 January, Auckland Transport (AT)’s Hobsonville ferry service will be getting two new AM sailings and two new PM sailings, while the West Harbour service will see new sailings in the morning, after-school and in the evening. Read more »

Five Men Charged With Attempted Murder In Wattle Downs Assault

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police have charged five men with Attempted Murder in connection to a serious assault incident in Wattle Downs on December 23, 2020. Read more »

The Haka Party Incident

Press Release – Auckland Theatre Company

THE LAST NZ WAR HAPPENED IN 1979. IT LASTED 3 MINUTES.

Auckland Theatre Company’s powerful theatre work Read more »

Bolder Action Required To Fix Housing Emergency

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

The Government’s public housing plan will fall well short of fixing New Zealand’s housing emergency, National’s Housing spokesperson Nicola Willis says. Read more »

Meeting’s Quickest Cars To Compete For Coveted Historic GP Trophy At Taupo This Weekend

Press Release – NZ Formula 5000 Assn

In their heyday in the 1970s the 5.0 litre stock block V8-powered Formula 5000 single-seater racing cars which contest New Zealand’s annual SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series were as quick as F1 cars. Read more »

The Final Contenders Are Revealed For The Bachelorette!

Press Release – TVNZ

With the Suzuki Swifts revving to go, we’re announcing the last of the bachelors heading to the mansion hoping to walk away with Lexie’s final rose. Read more »

Cambridge International Releases Results For November 2020 Series

Press Release – Cambridge Assessment International Education

In a year like no other, Cambridge International has released the Cambridge International AS and A Level results of its November 2020 series on time, to thousands of schools around the world. Cambridge International received nearly 20,000 entries and has provided results to nearly 6,000 candidates from schools across New Zealand. Read more »

Air New Zealand’s First Quarantine-Free Flight From Rarotonga Takes Off

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand’s very first quarantine-free flight from Rarotonga, NZ941, is now on its way to New Zealand, having departed at 7:45 am local time. Read more »

Queenstown Set To Continue As New Zealand’s Residential Property ‘barometer’ – With New Auctions Announced

Press Release – Bayleys Realty Group


Two of the homes which sold under the auctioneers’ hammer at Bayleys Queenstown’s last mega one-day sell-down – 28 Myles Way which sold Read more »

Sparks Set To Fly In 14th Karaka Million 2YO

Press Release – NZ Bloodstock


The fields are now confirmed for the DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m).

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Phil Goff’s “bullshit” Claim Is Bullshit

Press Release – Auckland Ratepayers’ Alliance

The Auckland Ratepayers’ Alliance is calling out Mayor Phil Goff for his undignified comment that the claim made by Councillor Greg Sayers asking why Auckland Council is funding yoga classes is “bullshit.” Read more »

Auckland Fringe Takes Over Tāmaki Makaurau With A Jam-packed Programme

Press Release – Auckland Fringe

Auckland Fringe 2021
14 February – 6 March 2021

Kicking off on Valentine’s Day with over 100 events across three weeks, 2021 is set to be the biggest Auckland Fringe yet. This year’s programme is packed full of energetic, urgent and innovative works that will burst Tāmaki Makaurau at its seams with accessibility, eccentricity, identity and everything in between. Read more »

Is The Current Market Sustainable?

Press Release – REINZ

Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) shows there were 17 more lifestyle property sales (+0.6%) for the three months ended December 2020 than for the three months ended November 2020. Read more »

2020 Closes On A Healthy Note

Press Release – REINZ

Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) shows there were 175 more farm sales (+50.7%) for the three months ended December 2020 than for the three months ended December 2019. Read more »

6 Cases Of COVID-19 In 2 Days In Managed Isolation

Press Release – Ministry of Health

There are 6 cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation to report in New Zealand since our last media statement on Monday. One of these cases is classified as historical and deemed not infectious. Read more »

Labour Lets Housing Waitlist Surge Out Of Control

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

Despite promises to fix our housing shortage housing has become more unaffordable than ever under Labour, with the public housing wait list quadrupling over the last three years, National’s Housing spokesperson Nicola Willis says. Read more »

SPCA Calls For Animal Lovers To Collect For Annual Street Appeal

Press Release – SPCA

SPCA is calling for big-hearted Kiwis across New Zealand to collect much-needed funds for animals during their 2021 Annual Street Appeal in March. Read more »