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Feist Plays Auckland’s Powerstation on 25 November

Press Release – Live Nation

Feist Pleasure Tour 2017
THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 – Four-time Grammy nominee Feist will make her long-awaited New Zealand headlining debut, with one show only at Auckland’s Powerstation on Saturday, November 25. Read more »

Orion Health whittling down options in strategic review

Article – BusinessDesk

Orion Health whittling down options raised in strategic review, sees first-half
By Paul McBeth

Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) – Orion Health is narrowing the number of options on the table as it works through a strategic review, which shook out potential investors in the business. Read more »

Union Welcomes Investigation into Graffiti Attack on Train

Press Release – Rail And Maritime Transport Union

Union Welcomes Investigation into Graffiti Attack on Train

The Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) welcomes yesterdays announcement by the Transport Accident Investigation Commission (TIAC) of the opening of an enquiry into the attack on an Auckland passenger train by a graffiti gang at the weekend. Read more »

Growing Up In NZ – Longitudinal Study

Press Release – Growing Up in New Zealand

Growing Up In NZ – Longitudinal Study

A petition calling on the government to restore critical funding to the Growing Up in New Zealand study has gathered thousands of signatures within days of being launched. Read more »

McClay’s claims of economic gains from TPPA-11 discredited

Press Release – University of Auckland

Senior UN economist discredits McClay’s claims of economic gains from TPPA-11

Last month, trade minister Todd McClay claimed the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement minus the US (TPPA-11) could still ‘add $2.5 billion annually to our economy and eliminate costly tariffs – saving New Zealand companies $222 million each year’. Read more »

More economic development accolades for Auckland

Press Release – Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

More economic development accolades for Auckland

Two Auckland projects recognised at IEDC Awards Read more »

Refinery to Auckland pipeline outage update

Press Release – Mobil Oil New Zealand

Refinery to Auckland pipeline outage update

Fuel customers of Refining New Zealand said they remained confident of maintaining ground fuel supplies into Auckland, supported by initiatives enabled by government. Read more »

Council warns against third party dog registrations

Press Release – Auckland Council

Council warns against third party dog registrations

Auckland Council is reminding dog owners around the region that it only accepts payment for dog registrations directly, not through third parties. Read more »

Long Drive International To Hit Auckland Early November

Press Release – International Long Driver Golf Invitational

Long Drive International To Hit Auckland Early November

Another great event has been named on the Auckland sports calendar as the dates along with the venue for the New Zealand Long Drive Golf International have been confirmed. Read more »

24 hour challenge leverages huge green growth opportunity

Press Release – Climathon

24 hour challenge leverages huge green growth opportunity for New Zealand economy.

Wellington, New Zealand – Participants are urged to sign up now for Wellington’s upcoming Climathon to get their hands on the most recent data and knowledge that could see them come up with groundbreaking, new ideas to reduce carbon emissions and grow New Zealand’s green growth economy. Read more »

3,200 students cap off studies in Spring graduation

Press Release – University of Auckland

More than 3,200 students cap off studies in Spring graduation

Record numbers of students will receive qualifications in this year’s University of Auckland Spring graduation.
Some 3,240 students will graduate in person or in absentia, an increase of around 80 on last year’s number. Read more »

Have your say on homes and jobs for Drury and Pukekohe

Press Release – Auckland Council

Have your say on homes and jobs for Drury and Pukekohe

Land around Drury and Pukekohe-Paerata has been identified for future urban development to accommodate significant growth over the next 10-20 years. Read more »

BLACKCAPS match to move from McLean Park

Press Release – Napier City Council

BLACKCAPS match to move from McLean Park

Wednesday 20 September 2017 – Auckland’s prolonged wet weather – and the inability to grow specialised grass in persistent rain – has led to delays in laying new turf at McLean Park. Read more »

Impressive Senior Debut for O’meara-Hunt in Oz

Press Release – KartSport

Impressive Senior Debut for O’meara-Hunt in Oz

Teenage Wellington karter Rianna O’Meara-Hunt confirmed her potential as one of Australasia’s best up-and-coming talents with an impressive debut in the Senior ranks at the final round of Australia’s Rotax Pro Tour series at Wodonga in Victoria over the weekend. Read more »

‘Love Thy Neighbour’ in Lead up to 2018 Justice Conference

Press Release – Tearfund

Presents ‘Love Thy Neighbour’ in Lead up to 2018 Justice Conference

In the lead up to the highly anticipated 2018 Justice Conference, Read more »

Auckland Council’s zero-waste leading the world

Press Release – Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s zero-waste leading the world

Auckland Council has been globally recognised by the C40 Cities Awards 2017as one of the most innovative councils in the world for climate change action. Read more »

Construction Health and Safety Awards 2017 Finalists

Press Release – Site Safe NZ

Finalists announced – Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards 2017

A unique safe lifting device and an impressive approach to temporary traffic management are just a few of the innovative ideas being recognised at this year’s Construction Health and Safety Awards. Read more »

Government and Refining NZ to blame for “chaos” at airports

Press Release – E Tu

Government and Refining NZ to blame for “chaos” at airports

E tū Aviation says it’s appalled the Government and Refining New Zealand have no plan B for disruption to the crucial fuel line between Marsden Point and the rest of the country. Read more »

Colourful weather on Election Day

Press Release – NIWA

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2017
Colourful weather on Election Day

Most New Zealanders can be confident of a dry trip to the polling booth on Saturday, according to NIWA meteorologist Seth Carrier. Read more »

The Play That Goes Wrong — opens next week

Press Release – Sandra Roberts

The Play That Goes Wrong — opens next week


If you’re fed up with politics, grab a group of friends and come to see the hysterically funny THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG. Read more »

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