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Records Galore at Air NZ Queenstown Marathon

Published: Sat 18 Nov 2017 02:51 PM
Stunning Conditions Lead to Race Records Galore at Air NZ Queenstown Marathon Absolutely perfect weather conditions delivered a record smashing day at the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon, with five new race records, including a clean ... Read more...

Nice job, Tony Coster

Published: Sat 18 Nov 2017 02:06 PM
Nice job, Tony Coster Former New Zealand representative shearer and multiple national all-breeds champion Tony Coster reckoned he only shore in today’s New Zealand Corriedale Championship to get out of doing a job. Read more...

Michael Parekowhai Elected as Fellow of the Royal Society

Published: Sat 18 Nov 2017 01:14 PM
Michael Lett wishes to congratulate Michael Parekowhai who has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society Te Apārangi. Michael is the first visual artist to receive this recognition. Read more...

Sensation Leads the Way in Adelaide

Published: Sat 18 Nov 2017 01:06 PM
Rio Olympian Clarke Johnstone is comfortably leading the CCI4* field at the end of the dressage at the Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event in Adelaide. Read more...

River life brought to life in restored historic film

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 02:54 PM
A special screening of historic footage from the national film archives of Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision will be held in Raetihi on Wednesday 22 November. Entry is free. Read more...

Kiwi gyms first to turn sweat into drinking water

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 01:30 PM
Kiwi fitness buffs will be the first in the world to put their bodies on the line for one of the world’s largest fitness events, when a few sweaty hours will result in millions of children having drinking water for life. Read more...

Light-Hearted Safety Video Packs Serious Message for Boaties

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 12:44 PM
Move over Air New Zealand, the Big Angry Fish Boys Milan and Nathan have made their own ‘BIG’ safety video in time for the busy summer boating season. Read more...

Shop at Museum Stores & Give Back on Museum Store Sunday

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 12:26 PM
In partnership with the Museum Store Association (MSA) in the US, and the Association for Cultural Enterprise (ACE) in the UK, the Museum Shops Association of Australia & New Zealand is proud to introduce Museum Store Sunday , an international campaign ... Read more...

A Perfect Circle Debut 'The Doomed' Video

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 12:17 PM
A Perfect Circle , who recently released ‘ The Doomed’ ,” the first new music to be heard from the band’s expected 2018 album, return with an accompanying video for the “apocalyptic” ( Rolling Stone ) track: http://smarturl.it/TheDoomedVideo ... Read more...

Tie a Yellow Ribbon Around Your Adopted Tree 18 November

Published: Fri 17 Nov 2017 12:14 PM
Shocking results from an audit revealing dying mature trees in Grey Lynn and Ponsonby coupled with the ongoing obliteration of the urban canopy prompted the Urban Tree Alliance NZ to bring ‘Adopt-a-Tree’ to life. Read more...
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