Archive for December, 2010

Miomo – Empowering young people

Press Release – Miomo

Miomo – Empowering young people to create the life they really want We hear often about young New Zealanders falling off the rails, and the fact is that 43% of New Zealanders between 18 and 24 years are already in debt, and we unfortunately hold … Read more »

Brown Returns 21 Years On From His First Victory

Press Release – Triathlon New Zealand

Brown Returns 21 Years On From His First Victory New Zealand’s greatest ever Ironman triathlete Cameron Brown will return to where he first made his mark in triathlon with confirmation the 38 year old will be on the start line at the Whangamata round … Read more »

Wellington Blaze squad named

Press Release – Wellington Cricket

The Wellington Blaze squad to meet the Canterbury Magicians at Barton Oval, Trentham Memorial Park, in Upper Hutt in the second round of the 2010/11 domestic Women’s Action Cricket Cup One-Day and Action Cricket Twenty20 competitions on 2, 3 and 4 … Read more »

New Year Honours List

Press Release – New Zealand Government

NEW YEAR HONOURS 2011 THE ORDER OF NEW ZEALAND The Queen has been pleased on the occasion of the celebration of the New Year, to make the following appointment to The Order of New Zealand: ONZ To be a Member of the said Order : Sir Robert James … Read more »

Five of the best Conversations for 2010

Press Release – Triangle Stratos

The arts, life-and-death and Maoritanga feature in holiday repeats of In Conversation with Noel Cheer. Read more »

National marathon champion to race

Press Release – Challenge Wanaka

National marathon champion to race with ultimate team at Challenge Wanaka LAKE WANAKA, New Zealand (December 30, 2010) – New Zealand women’s marathon champion, Shireen Crumpton, will join forces with Youth Olympic triathlon gold medallist, Aaron Barclay, … Read more »

Missing Persons Details: Takapuna

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Leon SANDERS 35 year old male European. Born in South Africa. 190cm tall. Medium build. Brown/Grey coloured hair short in length. Blue coloured eyes. Clean Shaven. Tattoo on the inside of right-hand forearm of Maori design. Read more »

Retired Man’s $12.9 Million Win Gets Heart Racing

Press Release – New Zealand Lotteries Commission

A retired Auckland man has today come forward to claim his $12.9 million Lotto Powerball prize, says NZ Lotteries’ Chief Executive, Todd McLeay. Read more »

The Longest Handshake

Press Release – Auckland Down Syndrome Association

Auckland Down Syndrome Association is really proud to have been chosen by Alastair Galpin of www.WorldRecordChase.com , second biggest world record breaker of the decade 2000-2009, as the charity he wants to promote, during the upcoming World’s Longest … Read more »

The Longest Handshake

Press Release – Auckland Down Syndrome Association

Auckland Down Syndrome Association is really proud to have been chosen by Alastair Galpin of www.WorldRecordChase.com , second biggest world record breaker of the decade 2000-2009, as the charity he wants to promote, during the upcoming World’s Longest … Read more »

Southern Motorway closure

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency is reminding drivers that the section of the Southern Motorway (State Highway 1) between Market Road and Greenlane will be closed for three consecutive nights to southbound traffic starting on Sunday, 2 January. One lane northbound will … Read more »

Queens Of The Stone Age – New Zealand 2011

Press Release – Frontier Touring Company

MEDIA RELEASE – THURSDAY 30th DECEMBER 2010 Queens Of The Stone Age New Zealand 2011 Joshua Homme/Troy Van Leeuwen/Joey Castillo/Michael Shuman/Dean Fertita Formed from the ashes of stoner rock icons Kyuss, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE have been one … Read more »

Creative Moral Accounting: Tips for “Going Forward” in 2011

Column – Jonathan Hill

The New Year draws nigh. ’Tis the season both to review and to resolve, as we put the old year with all its empty vows and failed resolutions behind us, and look forward to a shiny new one, full of good intentions. Read more »

New Zealand’s ‘Favourite Sporting Moment’ For 2010

Press Release – Westpac Halberg Awards

New Zealand’s ‘Favourite Sporting Moment’ For 2010 – Your Chance To Vote Auckland, 29 December 2010 – The people of New Zealand will get the chance to vote for a new award – ‘New Zealand’s Favourite Sporting Moment’, which will be announced … Read more »

News Item on Child Abuse Draws Formal Complaint

Press Release – Family First Lobby.

Family First NZ has laid an official complaint with the Broadcasting Standards Authority over a disgraceful TV3 Nightline news story1 broadcast on the day before Christmas Eve which trivialised and made light of child sex abuse. “It was broadcast only … Read more »

Stroud Wins Third Suzuki Tri-Series

Press Release – Suzuki International Tri-Series

2010 Suzuki International Tri-Series PRESS RELEASE Monday, December 27, 2010 Stroud Wins Third Suzuki Tri-Series Andrew Stroud won his third successive Suzuki International Tri-Series in style at Wanganui on Boxing Day. Suzuki GSX-R1000 mounted Stroud didn’t … Read more »

Big Day for Booming and Don Eduardo

Press Release – NZ Bloodstock

The feature race on Boxing Day at Ellerslie, the $200,000 Group 1 Zabeel Classic (2000m), saw the 2010 Auckland Cup runner up Booming take his first Group 1 victory in fine fashion. Read more »

Progress for BSL Racing

Press Release – BB Media

BSL Racing’s Shayne Alach has made a return to front running pace at the boxing night spectacular at Western Springs, although a series of frustrating incidents meant the best he could manage in the 25 lap feature race was eighth, meanwhile team-mate … Read more »

Boxing Day finished with a boom

Press Release – Ellerslie

For Immediate Release 26/12/2010 BOXING DAY FINISHES WITH A BOOM A six year old paternal grandson of Zabeel powered home to steal the Group I, 200,000 Zabeel Classic off favored runners, Red Ruler and Ginga Dude, in the feature race at Ellerslie this … Read more »

Police seek witnesses after fatal accident

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police would like to speak to anyone who has information about the motor accident that occured on 24th December at 11.45pm in Pukekohe. A 40 year old male Indian wandered out of his home and onto the road into the path of an oncoming … Read more »

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