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Congrats to Sport and Recreation Awards finalists

Published By   /  May 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Congrats to Sport and Recreation Awards finalists

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Congrats to Sport and Recreation Awards finalists Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman has acknowledged the finalists at the tenth anniversary of the Sport and Recreation Awards. “These annual awards, hosted by Sport NZ, celebrate the contribution and dedication of individuals, clubs, regional and national […]

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Minister supports stronger anti-doping regulation at world forum

Published By   /  May 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Minister supports stronger anti-doping regulation at world forum

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Minister supports stronger anti-doping regulation at world forum “The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has an important role in setting the rules and ensuring they are followed around the world,” says Dr Coleman. “We need to bolster WADA’s ability to operate as an effective regulator on […]

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Coleman to attend WHO and WADA meetings

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Coleman to attend WHO and WADA meetings

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Coleman to attend WHO and WADA meetings Health Minister and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman is to attend the World Health Assembly (WHA) and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) meeting. “I will be leaving tomorrow for the 70th WHA in Geneva, Switzerland, where I […]

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Big Change Starts Small – tackling obesity

Published By   /  May 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Big Change Starts Small – tackling obesity

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Big Change Starts Small – tackling obesity Health Minister and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes the return of an awareness campaign which encourages families to make small changes to help tackle childhood obesity. “Obesity is particularly concerning in children as it is associated […]

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NZ Lions Series – rugby fever hits classrooms

Published By   /  May 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on NZ Lions Series – rugby fever hits classrooms

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Lions Series – rugby fever hits classrooms Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes the launch of the NZ Lions Series 2017 education programme for schools. “The NZ Lions Series is an iconic event, attracting over 20,000 international visitors as well as passionate support […]

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Sport Wellington first to gain Governance Mark

Published By   /  May 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Sport Wellington first to gain Governance Mark

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Sport Wellington first to gain Governance Mark Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman awarded Sport Wellington with the first Governance Mark in Wellington yesterday. “It is great that Sport Wellington have become the first to achieve the Governance Mark. This is a clear signal that […]

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Successful World Masters Games wraps up

Published By   /  April 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economic Development, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Successful World Masters Games wraps up

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Successful World Masters Games wraps up Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman congratulate organisers and participants on the outstanding success of the World Masters Games 2017 as the games draw to a close at a ceremony in Auckland today. […]

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Rugby 2017 Festival programme launched

Published By   /  April 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Arts, Culture and Heritage, Jonathan Coleman, Maggie Barry, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Rugby 2017 Festival programme launched

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Rugby 2017 Festival programme launched Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman and Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry have today launched the Rugby 2017 Festival. “Rugby 2017 Festival is a program of engaging activities for fans that will run alongside the DHL New Zealand […]

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New appointment to support physical activity and nutrition in schools

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Health, Hekia Parata, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on New appointment to support physical activity and nutrition in schools

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New appointment to support physical activity and nutrition in schools Health Minister Jonathan Coleman and Education Minister Hekia Parata have welcomed the appointment of Professor Grant Schofield, as the Ministry of Education’s first Chief Education Health and Nutrition Advisor. “Obesity is a serious issue threatening […]

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Runs on the board for gender equality in cricket

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Runs on the board for gender equality in cricket

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Runs on the board for gender equality in cricket Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman will tonight acknowledge steps being taken to improve gender equality in cricket at the ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards. “It is a credit to New Zealand Cricket that they are […]

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Congrats to Special Olympics team

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Disability Issues, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nicky Wagner, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Congrats to Special Olympics team

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Congrats to Special Olympics team Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman and Disability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner say the New Zealand Special Olympics team should be extremely proud of its outstanding results at the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games held in Graz, Austria. “The […]

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Coleman to visit Melbourne

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Coleman to visit Melbourne

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Coleman to visit Melbourne Health Minister and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman is travelling to Melbourne to take part in a meeting of Health Ministers. Dr Coleman will attend the Council of Australian Governments Health Council meeting, along with Australian Commonwealth Health Minister Greg […]

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New rugby league programme for schools

Published By   /  March 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on New rugby league programme for schools

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New rugby league programme for schools Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman has today launched a new Rugby League Education programme at Auckland’s Birkdale North School. “The Rugby League World Cup 2017 Education Resource is a range of curriculum-based learning and teaching resources for primary […]

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$5.5m to support major golfing events in NZ

Published By   /  March 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economic Development, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on $5.5m to support major golfing events in NZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $5.5m to support major golfing events in NZ Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman today announced a $5.5 million investment into two major golfing events. Through the Major Events Development Fund $2.7 million will be committed to New Zealand […]

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$1 million for Christchurch sports hub

Published By   /  February 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on $1 million for Christchurch sports hub

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $1 million for Christchurch sports hub Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman has announced a $1 million investment into a new sports hub for Christchurch. “The Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub will be set across 32 hectares near Wigram. It will feature an athletics track, […]

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Rugby League World Cup 2017 Community Ambassadors named

Published By   /  February 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Rugby League World Cup 2017 Community Ambassadors named

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Rugby League World Cup 2017 Community Ambassadors named Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes the appointment today of one hundred volunteer Community Ambassadors for the Rugby League World Cup 2017. “The tournament is shaping up to be a major event for New Zealand. Organisers […]

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Keeping older people active discussion paper

Published By   /  December 2, 2016  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Keeping older people active discussion paper

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Keeping older people active discussion paper Jonathan Coleman | Sport and Recreation Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes the release of a discussion document that focuses on supporting older people to stay active. “If we want New Zealanders to remain active in their later […]

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Work continues to reduce childhood obesity

Published By   /  October 20, 2016  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on Work continues to reduce childhood obesity

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Work continues to reduce childhood obesity This week marks one year on since the launch of the Childhood Obesity Plan, and Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says good progress is being made. “Obesity is a serious issue threatening the health of young New Zealanders, which means […]

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New appointments to Sport NZ Board

Published By   /  September 8, 2016  /  24/7 News, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Sport and Recreation  /  Comments Off on New appointments to Sport NZ Board

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New appointments to Sport NZ Board Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman has today announced that Bill Moran, former Treasury Deputy Secretary, and Jason Shoebridge, Chief Executive of Kantar NZ, have been appointed to the Sport NZ Board. “I am pleased to welcome Bill and […]

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