Archive for September, 2010

“A Taste of Lilith” Cancels New Zealand Show

Press Release – Chugg Entertainment

It is with great regret that Chugg Entertainment, in conjunction with Nettwerk Music Group, Juice TV and the Radio Network announces that sadly A Taste of Liliths’ Auckland show is now cancelled . Read more »

Rodney Local Board Location Proposal Revised

Press Release – Mayor Penny Webster

Commonsense has prevailed in choosing a site for the Rodney Local Board offices, after criticism from Rodney Mayor Penny Webster of an ATA proposal to build a new office on the Warkworth Riverbank at a cost of $400,000. Read more »

Union appalled by Select Committee narrow focus

Press Release – Service And Food Workers Union

The Service and Food Workers Union are appalled that the Chair of the Transport and Industrial Relations Committee seems to be under the impression that the committee are only hearing submissions on the 90 day provision, and that other issues such … Read more »

Trues Stories Told Live for Christchurch Sept 30

Press Release – New Zealand Book Council

The New Zealand Book Council, the Auckland Museum and Unity Books have gathered a talented, literate and entertaining bunch of people to raise money for the Christchurch Red Cross Appeal. Read more »

Volunteers fix the climate, one bike at a time

Press Release – Cycling Advocates Network

Volunteers in New Zealand will fix bikes as part of the world’s largest day of practical action to fight climate change. Read more »

Conference with the Power to Change

Press Release – Salvation Army

The Just Action Conference 2010, organised by the Salvation Army, is taking place today and tomorrow in Auckland. The topic of the conference is ‘The Power to Change’. Speakers include Rev. Jim Wallis from Washington, D.C, Dave Andrews from Brisbane, … Read more »

Pick Me MTV Show Carries On

Press Release – mtv network

MTV might be leaving its Auckland office in December, but for our lucky Pick Me MTV winner the show goes on. Pick Me MTV is THE way to get noticed by MTV’s international star-makers around the world! Read more »

Aotea Square reopens

Press Release – Auckland City Council

One of the city’s largest capital projects over the past two years, Aotea Square takes its place as the city’s premier open space. Read more »

Brown and Banks commit on communities

Press Release – Auckland Community Development Alliance

The Auckland Community Development Alliance(ACDA) has released the commitments given to them by the leading Mayoral candidates, Mayors John Banks and Len Brown Armed with a Community Development Charter, and a set of questions designed to ensure voters … Read more »

The Grinder hits the spot again!

Press Release – Bay of Plenty Polytechnic

More than 100 people from around New Zealand took part in Bay of Plenty Polytechnic’s annual Grinder Multisport Race on Saturday the 25 September. Read more »

Turia Speech to Maori Law Students’ Association

Speech – The Maori Party

I have come to talk with you about a distinctive movement which was last year honoured at a meeting of 400 experts in Abu Dhabi, as representing ‘intangible cultural heritage’. Read more »

Gimme Some Truth: A John Lennon Tribute Night

Press Release – 95bfm

To celebrate John Lennon’s Birthday and the remastering of his solo catalogue, 95bFM, EMI, and the best bands in the land are bringing you their take on Lennon’s solo work and influence on us all. Read more »

Franklin District Council Speech

Speech – The Maori Party

Franklin District Council (Contribution to Funding of Museums) Amendment Bill Second Reading, Wednesday, 22 September 2010 Te Ururoa Flavell, MP for Waiariki Read more »

Dyslexia and Learning Disability Conference

Press Release – Speld

Tickets are available now for the SPELD NZ dyslexia and specific learning disability conference 2010 being held at the Langham Hotel, Auckland from 8 to 10 October. The theme of this year’s conference is developing successful Strategies in Schools … Read more »

Actors’ Equity Seek To Meet Hobbit Producers

Press Release – Actors Equity

Four hundred actors attended a meeting in Auckland last night to discuss the requirements for minimum terms and conditions for the engagement of performers on The Hobbit. At the close of that meeting, the following statement was made by Jennifer Ward-Lealand, … Read more »

Maori Statutory Board call for nominations

Press Release – Auckland Regional Council

Nominations for mataawaka representatives on the new Maori Statutory Board for Auckland are being requested. Read more »

Kittentank: Auckland shows and free Ep download

Press Release – Kittentank

*Kittentank are suffering from Spring Fever/Cabin Fever! So we figured hey, lets drive up to Auckland to feel the breeze in our hair and shake it with the locals…* Read more »

ICT industry backs national tertiary education

Press Release – Computer Clubhouse Trust

Keith Watson, Managing Director of Hewlett Packard New Zealand and Paul Muckleston, Managing Director of Microsoft New Zealand will be key speakers at the launch of the Perry Knight Clubhouse 2 Career Scholarship Fund sponsored by Computer Clubhouse … Read more »

Members for new Immigration & Protection Tribunal

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Justice Minister Simon Power and Immigration Minister Jonathan Coleman today announced the 16 members of the new Immigration and Protection Tribunal. Read more »

New Auckland Council Saves Ratepayers $91 Million

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Aucklanders should be very pleased at the announcement that, from 1 July 2012, the annual salary bill of the new Auckland Council will fall to $513 million – saving ratepayers a total of $91 million per annum, Minister of Local Government Hon Rodney … Read more »

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