Archive for December, 2017

Look out for these marine pests

Press Release – NIWA

Look out for these marine pests

Every year NIWA carries out numerous marine surveillance missions; surveys at ports and harbours around the country. Their divers are looking for the pests that have hitched a ride to New Zealand waters and are capable of harming our unique ecosystems, fisheries and aquaculture. Read more »

Shortlist for 2018 New Zealander of the Year

Press Release – New Zealander Of The Year Awards

Shortlist for 2018 New Zealander of the Year

The New Zealander of the Year Awards Office is pleased to announce the 10 people being considered for the 2018 Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Award. Read more »

Lightbulb moments and glimmers of hope for home buyers

Press Release – Tony Mounce Mortgages and Insurance

Lightbulb moments and glimmers of hope for home buyers next week (1 January)

A mortgage advisor says the loosening of restrictions on home loans by the Reserve Bank next week (1 January) will be a lightbulb moment for some, and just a glimmer of hope for others. Read more »

Show-stopping racing set for New Year’s Eve

Press Release – Alexandra Park

Show-stopping racing set for New Year’s Eve

Excitement is ramping up for Auckland harness racing’s biggest race of the year – the $250,000 Trillian Trust Auckland Cup on New Year’s Eve. Read more »

Auckland Harbour Bridge lanes now reopened

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Auckland Harbour Bridge lanes now reopened – Auckland Harbour Bridge – Auckland City”

The incident on Auckland’s Harbour Bridge has now been resolved, and traffic is beginning to flow again in both directions. Read more »

Auckland Harbour Bridge – all lanes closed

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Auckland Harbour Bridge – all lanes closed – Auckland Harbour Bridge – Auckland City”

The southbound lanes on the Auckland Harbour Bridge are also now closed as Police attend an incident there. Read more »

Auckland Harbour Bridge closed

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Auckland Harbour Bridge closed – Auckland Harbour Bridge – Waitemata”

The northbound lanes on the Auckland Harbour Bridge are to be closed as Police attend an incident there. Read more »

Doorly Tour Dates

Press Release – Thick As Thieves

Doorly

Tour Dates

Thursday 11th January: Electric Rush, Queensland NZ
Friday 12th January: Read more »

Kawasaki’s Richardson Takes the Formula Two Crown

Press Release – Bikesport NZ

Kawasaki’s Richardson Takes the Formula Two Crown

DECEMBER 27, 2017: It was perhaps always meant to be and so, when Wainuiomata’s Shane Richardson wrapped up the Formula Two class at Whanganui on Boxing Day, it came as a surprise to nobody. Read more »

Moir Does the Double at Suzuki Series Finale

Press Release – Bikesport NZ

Moir Does the Double at Suzuki Series Finale

DECEMBER 27, 2017: It was a breakthrough day for Bay of Plenty’s Scott Moir at the third and final round of the 2017 Suzuki Series at Whanganui on Boxing Day Tuesday. Read more »

Several returning players join Aces down south

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

The Auckland Aces have added Jeet Raval, Sean Solia and Ronnie Hira to their squad to take on the Otago Volts at Molyneux Park, Alexandra in the Burger King Super Smash. Read more »

NZ Boxing Day spending lifts 6.4%, Paymark says

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ Boxing Day spending lifts 6.4%, Paymark says

By Tina Morrison

Dec. 27 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand electronic spending on Boxing Day lifted 6.4 percent this year, led by growth in department stores, appliance stores and home decorating, according to local payments company Paymark. Read more »

Boxing Day sales figures from Paymark

Press Release – Paymark

Boxing Day sales figures from Paymark
But wait, there’s more

Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Spending was $139.0 million through the Paymark network on 26th December, up 6.4% on Boxing Day 2016 in underlying terms. Read more »

Augusta buys second property for industrial fund

Article – BusinessDesk

Augusta buys second property for industrial fund

By Paul McBeth

Dec. 27 (BusinessDesk) – Augusta Capital has bought a second property which it plans to add to an industrial property fund scheduled to launch next year. Read more »

Former top 5 player gets wildcard

Press Release – ASB Classic

Former top 5 player gets wildcard

Italian Sara Errani has confirmed her entry into the ASB Classic singles line up after being awarded a wildcard to the main draw. Read more »

Missing boy, Sunnyvale – update – located

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Missing boy, Sunnyvale – update – located – Sunnyvale, Auckland – Waitemata”

Police, family and locals have been searching for 6 -year -old Kobi Holloway who was missing from the Sunnyvale area. Read more »

AzarenkapullsoutofASBClassic

Press Release – ASB Classic

Azarenka pulls out of ASB Classic

Due to personal reasons, former world number one Victoria Azarenka will not be coming to the ASB Classic. The double Australian Open Champion had planned to start the 2018 season in Auckland but that’s now no longer possible. Read more »

Social venture gives sanitary supplies for women in need

Press Release – Feel Good Period

Social venture gives sanitary supplies for women in need at Christmas
We are used to giving food and toys to people in need around Christmas, Read more »

Wozniacki providing the Christmas spirit

Press Release – ASB Classic

Wozniacki providing the Christmas spirit

ASB Classic sweetheart and top seed Caroline Wozniacki has been spreading the Christmas cheer before she heads to Auckland and the start of her 2018 season. Read more »

Guptill back for Christmas Eve Super Smash showdown

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

Guptill back for Christmas Eve Super Smash showdown

Martin Guptill makes his return to cricket this Christmas Eve joining his Aces team mates in their Burger King Super Smash showdown against the Wellington Firebirds at Eden Park Outer Oval. Read more »

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