Archive for the 'Supercity' Category

Air Curtain to Improve Water Quality

Press Release – Hawkes Bay Regional Council

22 September 2017

Air Curtain to Improve Water Quality
An air curtain is being trialled in Waikōpiro Lake at Tūtira this summer as work continues towards improving the water quality in the area. Read more »

Workplace incident, Mangere

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Workplace incident, Mangere

Please attribute to Senior Sergeant Matt Child, Counties Manukau Police: Read more »

Pipeline rupture update #05

Press Release – Northland Regional Council

Pipeline rupture update #05

Northland Regional Council position 0900hrs Friday 22 Sept

• Council staff plan to inspect/sample the spill site/surrounding area again today (Fri 22/09) and as/if required over the weekend Read more »

New Government should look to skills

Press Release – Business New Zealand

New Government should look to skills

BusinessNZ wants to see New Zealand’s new Government focus harder on skill shortages. Read more »

Update on Marsden Point pipeline disruption

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Judith Collins

Minister of Energy and Resources

21 September 2017
Media Statement
Update on Marsden Point pipeline disruption
Progress on the pipeline repair, Read more »

Update Eight: Auckland fuel supply issue

Press Release – Air New Zealand Public Affairs

Update Eight: Auckland fuel supply issue

Air New Zealand is expecting to operate its regular scheduletomorrow with no fuel related cancellations. Read more »

Canterbury disaster response knowledge shared

Press Release – University of Canterbury

Canterbury disaster response knowledge shared with ASEAN nations

The University of Canterbury’s extensive emergency response leadership expertise is being shared internationally with a group of Southeast Asian disaster management experts. Read more »

Qantas “fuel mules” top up Jetstar and Qantas aircraft

Press Release – Qantas

Qantas “fuel mules” top up Jetstar and Qantas aircraft at Auckland airport
Please see comments below which can be attributed to a Qantas Spokesperson
• Overnight, Qantas operated a Boeing 747-400 and Airbus A330 into Auckland carrying aviation fuel to help top up Jetstar and Qantas aircraft at Auckland airport. Read more »

Auckland Council drives value for money programme

Press Release – Auckland Council

Auckland Council drives value for money programme

In March 2017 the Finance and Planning Committee approved a three year programme to review effectiveness and value for money across the major activity and service lines of the Auckland Council Group, Read more »

ACT will declare Housing State of Emergency

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

ACT will declare Housing State of Emergency

ACT will insist the next government declare a Housing State of Emergency in Auckland to allow the building of new homes within the first 100 days, leader David Seymour said today. Read more »

Auckland – a waterfront fit for the 21st century

Speech – New Zealand First Party

Rt Hon Winston Peters

New Zealand First Leader

Member of Parliament for Northland

21 SEPTEMBER 2017

Excerpts from a public speech Read more »

Update on Marsden Point pipeline disruption

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Judith Collins

Minister of Energy and Resources

21 September 2017

Update on Marsden Point pipeline disruption

The government and industry continue to work to maintain the fuel supply into Auckland, with offers of support from New Zealand Defence Force having been accepted by industry, says Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins. Read more »

Glenfalloch Garden to Glow with Golden Light

Press Release – Otago Peninsula Trust

Glenfalloch Garden to Glow with Golden Light

Sculptures are popping up through Glenfalloch as the garden gets ready to host a Golden Night Garden next week. Read more »

Auckland café to pay over $30,000 for employment breaches

Press Release – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Auckland café to pay over $30,000 for employment breaches

The Page Corner Café that operated in Kingsland, Auckland must pay $30,405 after a Labour Inspectorate investigation uncovered a series of breaches of two migrant workers’ basic employment rights. Read more »

Entrepreneurial Universities funding awarded

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Paul Goldsmith
Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment
21 September 2017 Read more »

Church funds spent at casino

Press Release – Serious Fraud Office

21 September 2017

Church funds spent at casino
An employee of the Samoan Independent Seventh Day Adventist Church (SISDAC) has had name suppression lifted and has been sentenced in a Serious Fraud Office (SFO) prosecution. Read more »

Artweek Auckland

Press Release – Art Week Auckland

Artweek Auckland
TE URU – WAITAKERE CONTEMPORARY GALLERY – A Memoir for Falling Light a new commission from filmmaker Robert George. Read more »

Ban1080 Party Wins Broadcasting Standards Authority Decision

Press Release – Ban 1080

Ban 1080 Party Wins Broadcasting Standards Authority Decision

During the last two weeks of the 2017 election campaign, the Ban 1080 Party had several TV advertisements produced and broadcast across Maori Television, Sky TV, Prime TV, Facebook, Youtube and other internet platforms. Read more »

Pipeline rupture update #04

Press Release – Northland Regional Council

Pipeline rupture update #04

Northland Regional Council position 0900hrs Thurs 21 Sept 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 »

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