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Orca stranding Eastern Bay of Plenty

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Orca stranding Eastern Bay of Plenty Date:  25 May 2017 DOC was notified of an orca stranding at Whangaparaoa, Cape Runaway in the Eastern Bay of Plenty around 2 pm yesterday and were told four of the six orca were already dead. “We immediately contacted local […]

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Moncktons bridge to be removed

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Moncktons bridge to be removed Date:  29 June 2017 We closed Moncktons bridge in Central Hawke’s Bay in 2015 because the structure was unsafe and not suitable for use.  It has since come to our attention that the closure signs displayed on the bridge have been […]

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New plan to protect sea lions

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: New plan to protect sea lions Date:  03 July 2017 Source:  Office of the Minister for Conservation and the Minister for Primary Industries A new Threat Management Plan released today will help protect endangered New Zealand sea lions, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and Conservation Minister Maggie […]

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Historic Wellington buildings transfer

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Historic Wellington buildings transfer Date:  29 June 2017 Source:  Office of the Minister for Conservation Two historic Wellington buildings are being transferred from DOC into the care of Heritage New Zealand from tomorrow. Conservation and Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry says Turnbull House and the […]

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Lions fans won’t be charged for confirmation error

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Lions fans won’t be charged for confirmation error Date:  03 July 2017 The Department of Conservation was saddened to learn a group of eager Lions fans were unable to access the Te Kopi Homestead in the Wairarapa on Friday night because their booking was incomplete. When […]

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First Transport Project in Tairāwhiti Economic Action Plan Nears Completion

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: First Transport Project in Tairāwhiti Economic Action Plan Nears Completion Transport Minister Simon Bridges says the first of three tourism-related transport projects in the Gisborne-Tairāwhiti region is nearing completion. “The Horoera Bridge leading to the historic East Cape lighthouse will be replaced in a four day operation […]

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    Migration reaches another record high

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    MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Migration reaches another record high International Travel and Migration: June 2017  –  Media Release Annual net migration in the June 2017 year reached a new record high of 72,300, Stats NZ said today. Migrant arrivals were a record 131,400 and migrant departures were 59,100. Compared with the […]

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    Commission releases 2017/18 priorities – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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    MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commission releases 2017/18 priorities Commission releases 2017/18 priorities20 July 2017 The Commerce Commission have released its priority focus areas for the upcoming year publicly for the first time.Speaking at the Commission’s competition and regulation conference, Competition Matters 2017, in Wellington today, Chairman Dr Mark Berry […]

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    Commission releases 2017/18 priorities | Commerce Commission

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    MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission releases 2017/18 priorities | Commerce Commission Commission releases 2017/18 priorities 20 July 2017 The Commerce Commission have released its priority focus areas for the upcoming year publicly for the first time. Speaking at the Commission’s competition and regulation conference, Competition Matters 2017, in Wellington today, […]

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    Most Kiwis are satisfied with life and feel connected to family and Aotearoa

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    MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Most Kiwis are satisfied with life and feel connected to family and Aotearoa Well-being Statistics: 2016  –  Media Release Most New Zealanders say they are highly comfortable with their lives, Stats NZ said today. Around 83 percent rated their overall life satisfaction at 7 or […]

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    NZTech expansion sign of rampant tech sector growth

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    MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – The substantial growth of the country’s umbrella tech organisation NZTech is indicative of the rapid expansion of the nation’s fastest growing industry, says its chief executive Graeme Muller. NZTech has its eighth annual meeting in Auckland today and NZTech now represents more than 400 organisations across the New […]

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    Well-being statistics – information releases

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    MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Well-being statistics – information releases Well-being statistics provide information on a wide range of social and economic outcomes, and how these outcomes are distributed across different groups within the New Zealand population aged 15 years and over. Latest releases Well-being statistics: 2016 To view previous releases, visit New Zealand […]

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      Orca stranding Eastern Bay of Plenty

      By   13 mins ago

      MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Orca stranding Eastern Bay of Plenty Date:  25 May 2017 DOC was notified of an orca stranding at Whangaparaoa, Cape Runaway in the Eastern Bay of Plenty around 2 pm yesterday and were told four of the six orca were already dead. “We immediately contacted local […]

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      Moncktons bridge to be removed

      By   13 mins ago

      MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Moncktons bridge to be removed Date:  29 June 2017 We closed Moncktons bridge in Central Hawke’s Bay in 2015 because the structure was unsafe and not suitable for use.  It has since come to our attention that the closure signs displayed on the bridge have been […]

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      New plan to protect sea lions

      By   13 mins ago

      MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: New plan to protect sea lions Date:  03 July 2017 Source:  Office of the Minister for Conservation and the Minister for Primary Industries A new Threat Management Plan released today will help protect endangered New Zealand sea lions, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and Conservation Minister Maggie […]

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      Historic Wellington buildings transfer

      By   13 mins ago

      MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Historic Wellington buildings transfer Date:  29 June 2017 Source:  Office of the Minister for Conservation Two historic Wellington buildings are being transferred from DOC into the care of Heritage New Zealand from tomorrow. Conservation and Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry says Turnbull House and the […]

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      Lions fans won’t be charged for confirmation error

      By   13 mins ago

      MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Lions fans won’t be charged for confirmation error Date:  03 July 2017 The Department of Conservation was saddened to learn a group of eager Lions fans were unable to access the Te Kopi Homestead in the Wairarapa on Friday night because their booking was incomplete. When […]

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      First Transport Project in Tairāwhiti Economic Action Plan Nears Completion

      By   37 mins ago

      MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: First Transport Project in Tairāwhiti Economic Action Plan Nears Completion Transport Minister Simon Bridges says the first of three tourism-related transport projects in the Gisborne-Tairāwhiti region is nearing completion. “The Horoera Bridge leading to the historic East Cape lighthouse will be replaced in a four day operation […]

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        Global recognition for project that improves the lives of kids in need

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        MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Global recognition for project that improves the lives of kids in need Because of the North East Kids Initiative’s success, Council has been selected as a finalist, out of 300 entries from 70 countries, in the Beyond Sport Global Awards. This is the first ever New Zealand initiative to […]

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        Whangarei Youth Awards 2017 – Whangarei District Council

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        MIL OSI – Source: Whangarei District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Whangarei Youth Awards 2017 – Whangarei District Council This page contains information about the six award categories and the winners for each, for 2017. Updated: 20/07/2017 9:57 a.m. ​The contributions made by young leaders from across the District were celebrated at a glittering event at […]

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        Free microchipping, neutering for Kaitaia dogs

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        MIL OSI – Source: Far North District Council – Release/Statement Headline: Free microchipping, neutering for Kaitaia dogs Kaitaia dog owners can have their pooch chipped and snipped for free at Kaitaia A&P Showgrounds next week during council’s second dog day – Nga Kuri Auau o Kaitaia. The Friday 28 July event will offer all Kaitaia […]

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        Healthy in the Hutt returns on 29 July

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        MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Healthy in the Hutt returns on 29 July In 2016 more than 3000 people visited Healthy in the Hutt, a mini expo designed to provide information on health, wellness and services to keep families warm and thriving throughout the year. It was a simple decision by the three […]

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        Celebrating Robin Maud’s contribution to the Hutt River Trail

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        MIL OSI – Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council Headline: Celebrating Robin Maud’s contribution to the Hutt River Trail Posted on 18 July 2017 by Tracey Lewis One of the key figures behind the development of the Hutt River Trail has been recognised by the planting of Totara trees in the newly established Robin Maud Memorial […]

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        Glowing report card for Thornton School Dunes work

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        MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Glowing report card for Thornton School Dunes work Tuesday, 18 July 2017 11:30 a.m. Bay of Plenty Regional Council shared a cake with students and teachers at Thornton School to recognise an incredible 20 years of dune planting on their local beach. […]

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          Alan Freeman and Radhika Desai to speak Monday 5pm

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          MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Alan Freeman and Radhika Desai to speak Monday 5pm Alan Freeman and Radhika Desai to speak Monday 5pm July 21, 2017 Leave a comment The recent votes in Western countries, such as the election of Trump and Brexit, certainly witnessed a resurgence of hard […]

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          SOME THINGS ON OF INTEREST IN AUCKLAND

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          MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: SOME THINGS ON OF INTEREST IN AUCKLAND SOME THINGS ON OF INTEREST IN AUCKLAND July 18, 2017 Leave a comment Monday, July 24, 5pm, Auckland Trades Hall, 147 Great North Rd, Grey Lynn, Auckland “The Right Side of the Wall: Reflection on democracy in […]

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          Reminder: CPAG

          By   6 days ago

          MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Reminder: CPAG July 17, 2017 Leave a comment Reminder: CPAG AGM & Political forum When Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM NZSTvent Date and Time) Add to Calendar 6.30pm: AGM 7.30pm: Political forum Where St Columba Centre 40 Vermont […]

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          Southern Cross Brigade to Cuba

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          MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Southern Cross Brigade to Cuba Southern Cross Brigade to Cuba July 14, 2017 Leave a comment Join the 35th annual Southern Cross Brigade to Cuba from 28 December 2017 to 17 January 2018! This three-week trip gives Australians and New Zealanders the chance to […]

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          Auckland film festival – a few of interest

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          MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland film festival – a few of interest Auckland film festival – a few of interest July 6, 2017 Leave a comment An Insignificant Man By Khushboo Ranka & Vinay Shukla https://www.nziff.co.nz/2017/auckland/an-insignificant-man/ An Insignificant man is a political documentary that moves with pace and […]

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          Free Workshop: Saturday 8 July

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          MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Free Workshop: Saturday 8 July Free Workshop: Saturday 8 July June 28, 2017 Leave a comment THE THEATRE OF THE OPPRESSED: FREE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP “The theatre itself is not revolutionary: it is a rehearsal for the revolution.” -Augusto Boal (Creator of Theatre of the […]

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