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More proof National not delivering for all New Zealanders

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Andrew Little

Leader of the Opposition

MEDIA STATEMENT
25 July 2017

More proof National not delivering for all New Zealanders Read more »

Award recognises Rotorua mountain biking strategy

Press Release – Rotorua Lakes Council

25 July 2017

Award recognises Rotorua mountain biking strategy
The collaborative efforts of the community and council to establish and maintain Rotorua’s global reputation as a mountain biking destination have been recognised with a local government sector award. Read more »

Zombie Actors Protest TPPA At Auckland Trade Office

Press Release – Real Choice

25 July 2017

Zombie Actors Protest TPPA At Auckland Trade Office
A mock zombie virus outbreak was quarantined this morning at the offices of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) in Auckland. The stunt was performed by anti-TPPA campaigning group Real Choice, as they released a demand for the NZ government to end their efforts to resurrect the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA). Read more »

Local Govt NZ elects new President and votes on five remits

Press Release – Local Government NZ

Local government elects new President and votes on five remits at AGM

Local government has today elected a new Local Government New Zealand President, Dave Cull, to replace Lawrence Yule who steps down after nine years in the role. Read more »

Support The Coromandel at The Auckland Food Show

Press Release – Thames Coromandel District Council

Come and support The Coromandel at the Auckland Food Show

This week Coromandel food producers will be exhibiting their wares at the Auckland Food Showunder our Council’s Coromandel Food Collective banner. Read more »

Takapuna Beach Business Association Opposes Holiday Park

Press Release – Takapuna Beach Business Association

Takapuna Beach Business Association Draws Line in Sand on Holiday Park Plans

Takapuna, 25 July 2017 – Takapuna Beach Business Association, (TBBA) that represents the commercial and economic development interests of Takapuna, has unanimously “drawn a line in the sand” on the ongoing and often controversial future usage plans of the Takapuna Beach Holiday Park. Read more »

Outbreak of The Zombie TPPA in Auckland

Press Release – Real Choice

Outbreak of the Zombie TPPA in Auckland

WHO: Citizens Action Group “Real Choice”

WHAT:A group of Zombies will escape from Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) Auckland Office, chased and contained by the Real Choice Zombie Quarantine Response Team. Read more »

National Secondary School Culinary Challenge 2017

Press Release – New Zealand Culinary Arts Development Trust

National Secondary School Culinary Challenge 2017

Teams of two students from throughout New Zealand will sizzle and sauté their way into winning the National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge (NSSCC) at the grand finale, 29th August at MIT. Read more »

“Brilliant” West Coast brand wins EXCELLENCE Award

Press Release – Local Government NZ

25 July 2017

“Brilliant” West Coast brand wins EXCELLENCE Award
The staggering success of West Coast Regional Council’s new “Untamed natural wilderness” brand has now seen it win in the Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. Read more »

Napier City Council wins LGNZ EXCELLENCE Award

Press Release – Local Government NZ

25 July 2017

Napier City Council wins LGNZ EXCELLENCE Award

Napier City Council’s City Vision: Small City Big Ideas project is a winner in the LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards, topping the Creative New Zealand EXCELLENCE Award for Best Creative Place category. Read more »

Palmerston North Green Corridors project wins LGNZ Award

Press Release – Local Government NZ

25 July 2017

Palmerston North Green Corridors project wins LGNZ EXCELLENCE Award

The environmental gains that can be made over the long term and through the dedication of many have reaped rewards for Palmerston North City Council. Read more »

Rotorua mountain biking strategy wins local government Award

Press Release – Local Government NZ

25 July 2017

Rotorua mountain biking strategy wins local government EXCELLENCE Award

Turning Rotorua into a globally recognised destination for mountain bikers has paid dividends for the city and surrounds in many ways. Read more »

Transformation Taita project wins EXCELLENCE Award

Press Release – Local Government NZ

25 July 2017

Transformation Taita project wins local government EXCELLENCE Award Read more »

Housing promise for Auckland more smoke and mirrors

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Andrew Little
Leader of the Opposition

25 July 2017

National’s affordable housing promise for Auckland more smoke and mirrors Read more »

Hear the Communist League candidates

Press Release – Communist League

Hear the Communist League candidates
Campaign and vote for a working class answer to the capitalist parties in the 2017 elections Read more »

Update on fatal fleeing driver incident in Mangere

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Update on fatal fleeing driver incident in Mangere, Auckland
Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Kevin McNaughton, Counties Manukau Police: Read more »

Gareth Morgan on Epsom Electorate

Press Release – The Opportunities Party

Statement From the Opportunities Party Leader Gareth Morgan

There has been some media speculation about The Opportunities Party’s approach to the Epsom electorate. Read more »

The Missing 2016 Review

Press Release – Joint Press Release

Press release – overall report

The Missing 2016 Review – building trust for life beyond work Read more »

National out of touch over immigration

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Andrew Little

Leader of the Opposition

24 July 2017

National out of touch over immigration

National’s abrupt backflip on their recently-announced changes to immigration shows they never understood the problem and just came up with a confused knee jerk response, says Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little. Read more »

Speech: Peters – “Bro-cal Government”

Speech – New Zealand First Party


Speech to Local Government New Zealand Annual Conference,
Auckland Room 3 & 4
Level 4
SkyCity Convention Centre
24 July 2017
2.15pm

“BRO-CAL GOVERNMENT” – WHAT FUTURE WITH SEPARATIST LOCAL GOVERNMENT? Read more »

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