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The Abducted art show in Auckland: Kiwi icons merged

By   /  December 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Art, Auckland, Business, Depot Artspace, Devonport, Kiwi icons, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, Rewa Walia  /  Comments Off on The Abducted art show in Auckland: Kiwi icons merged

Auckland – Tourists to New Zealand have, in the past, not heard of Kiwi icons such as jandals, creamota, Chesdale cheese, eskimo pies, buzzy bees and pineapple lumps. But over time, symbols and icons representing a culture like New Zealand have changed and merged with the global environment, leading Auckland artist Rewa Walia says. She is […]

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A growing divide, but watch this tech space…

By   /  December 6, 2017  /  2018, 24/7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, curriculum, Digital Skills Forum, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on A growing divide, but watch this tech space…

Auckland – The government is right to raise this concern that there is a growing digital divide, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says in response to a digital report released today. Muller, one of New Zealand’s leading tech experts, says the opportunities emerging from the rapid exponential growth of technologies like artificial intelligence, robotics, autonomous vehicles […]

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Auckland foodscape set to change with launch of The Kitchen Project Emerging food entrepreneurs in west Auckland can now apply for The Kitchen Project, a local initiative that offers affordable kitchen space for product development as well as a mentoring programme. The Kitchen Project, inspired by La Cocina in San Francisco – one of the most successful kitchen incu… Published 01 DEC 2017

By   /  December 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland foodscape set to change with launch of The Kitchen Project Emerging food entrepreneurs in west Auckland can now apply for The Kitchen Project, a local initiative that offers affordable kitchen space for product development as well as a mentoring programme. The Kitchen Project, inspired by La Cocina in San Francisco – one of the most successful kitchen incu… Published 01 DEC 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland foodscape set to change with launch of The Kitchen Project Emerging food entrepreneurs in west Auckland can now apply for The Kitchen Project, a local initiative that offers affordable kitchen space for product development as well as a mentoring programme. The Kitchen Project, inspired by […]

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From petrol to electric vehicles, like cars replacing horses

By   /  November 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, APEC, Auckland, Business, Editor's Picks, electric vehicles, EVs, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New York, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on From petrol to electric vehicles, like cars replacing horses

Auckland – Some overseas reports say petrol cars may be obsolete by 2026 but either way the massive switch to electric vehicles will be the biggest disruptive change to people’s lives in more than 100 years, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. As New Zealand’s 15,000 motor mechanics get ready for the exciting electric vehicle (EV) […]

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Northland, Wellington, Dunedin and Auckland win top exercise awards

By   /  November 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, dunedin, exercise awards, ExerciseNZ, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Northland, Press Release, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Northland, Wellington, Dunedin and Auckland win top exercise awards

Auckland – Northland’s Corinne Austin and Wellington studio Power Living New Zealand have won two of the major awards at the at the annual New Zealand’s exercise industry awards. Dunedin’s ABSolute Health and Fitness won the Independent Facility of the Year while Auckland’s Stanmore Bay Pools and Leisure won the Supreme Club of the Year and […]

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Stallholders wanted for 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival Applications are now open for stallholder sites at the 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival, which takes place from Thursday, 1 – Sunday, 4 March 2018 in the Auckland Domain. This free and family-friendly festival is one of Auckland’s most popular events and New Zealand’s largest cultural festival, with… Published 22 NOV 2017

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Stallholders wanted for 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival Applications are now open for stallholder sites at the 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival, which takes place from Thursday, 1 – Sunday, 4 March 2018 in the Auckland Domain. This free and family-friendly festival is one of Auckland’s most popular events and New Zealand’s largest cultural festival, with… Published 22 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Stallholders wanted for 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival Applications are now open for stallholder sites at the 2018 Auckland Lantern Festival, which takes place from Thursday, 1 – Sunday, 4 March 2018 in the Auckland Domain. This free and family-friendly festival is one of Auckland’s most popular […]

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McDonald’s rewarded for putting young people at the heart of its business McDonald’s has a special way of resonating with its young employees called ‘crew speak’ and have even created an adaptive learning app named ‘Macca Thrive’ to further engage with staff in a fun and interactive way. These are just a few of the youth-focused activities which have helped the quick ser… Published 17 NOV 2017

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on McDonald’s rewarded for putting young people at the heart of its business McDonald’s has a special way of resonating with its young employees called ‘crew speak’ and have even created an adaptive learning app named ‘Macca Thrive’ to further engage with staff in a fun and interactive way. These are just a few of the youth-focused activities which have helped the quick ser… Published 17 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: McDonald’s rewarded for putting young people at the heart of its business McDonald’s has a special way of resonating with its young employees called ‘crew speak’ and have even created an adaptive learning app named ‘Macca Thrive’ to further engage with staff in a fun and […]

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Be part of the 2018 celebration of Auckland’s Māori culture Call for volunteers for Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival, and participants in the festival’s observer programme If you are keen to help celebrate the Maori culture and heritage of Tāmaki Makaurau and you want to be at the heart of the action on Auckland Anniversary Weekend, then the 2018 Tāmaki Herenga… Published 15 NOV 2017

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Be part of the 2018 celebration of Auckland’s Māori culture Call for volunteers for Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival, and participants in the festival’s observer programme If you are keen to help celebrate the Maori culture and heritage of Tāmaki Makaurau and you want to be at the heart of the action on Auckland Anniversary Weekend, then the 2018 Tāmaki Herenga… Published 15 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Be part of the 2018 celebration of Auckland’s Māori culture Call for volunteers for Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival, and participants in the festival’s observer programme If you are keen to help celebrate the Maori culture and heritage of Tāmaki Makaurau and you want to be at […]

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Stall applications open for 2018 Pasifika Festival Bring on the palusami, pai fala or keke ‘isite. Break out the colourful ei katu, fragrant coconut oils or pareus – stallholder applications are open for the 2018 Pasifika Festival. The festival takes place on Saturday, 24 March and Sunday, 25 March at Western Springs Park. The festival is divided… Published 08 NOV 2017

By   /  November 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Stall applications open for 2018 Pasifika Festival Bring on the palusami, pai fala or keke ‘isite. Break out the colourful ei katu, fragrant coconut oils or pareus – stallholder applications are open for the 2018 Pasifika Festival. The festival takes place on Saturday, 24 March and Sunday, 25 March at Western Springs Park. The festival is divided… Published 08 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Stall applications open for 2018 Pasifika Festival Bring on the palusami, pai fala or keke ‘isite. Break out the colourful ei katu, fragrant coconut oils or pareus – stallholder applications are open for the 2018 Pasifika Festival. The festival takes place on Saturday, 24 March and Sunday, […]

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Urgent attention needed to look at automation impact

By   /  November 8, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Auckland, automation, Business, David Kennedy, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service, robots, TechLeaders  /  Comments Off on Urgent attention needed to look at automation impact

Auckland – Automation, artificial intelligence (AI) and digital transformation issues facing the country could become threats, leading to increased social and economic difficulties and a strain on government resources unless they are immediately addressed, New Zealand’s tech leader say. The TechLeaders executive has only recently just been formed because New Zealand is facing unprecedented growth […]

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New ATEED Head of Major Events appointed Stuart Turner, who has an extensive background in major events, has been appointed as Head of Major Events for Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED). Turner has an extensive background in major events, and comes from his role as Head of EventScotland, overseeing a portfolio of m… Published 07 NOV 2017

By   /  November 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New ATEED Head of Major Events appointed Stuart Turner, who has an extensive background in major events, has been appointed as Head of Major Events for Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED). Turner has an extensive background in major events, and comes from his role as Head of EventScotland, overseeing a portfolio of m… Published 07 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: New ATEED Head of Major Events appointed Stuart Turner, who has an extensive background in major events, has been appointed as Head of Major Events for Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED). Turner has an extensive background in major events, and comes from his role […]

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Conquering the climb on Rangitoto

By   /  November 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, Rangitoto Island, short walks, walking, Walking/hiking/tramping  /  Comments Off on Conquering the climb on Rangitoto

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Conquering the climb on Rangitoto Have you ever been in awe of someone pushing themselves to achieve something incredible — something they didn’t think was possible? That’s exactly what it was like on Rangitoto Island last Friday as more than 150 inspiring walkers conquered the […]

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Auckland wins bid to host another large medical conference in 2020 – bringing with it 2,000 family doctors Auckland has won the bid to host the World Organisation of Family Doctors (WONCA) Asia Pacific Region Conference in 2020. This is the fourth large-scale medical conference to be secured for Auckland in 2020, and to be held at the New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC). An estimated 2,… Published 02 NOV 2017

By   /  November 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland wins bid to host another large medical conference in 2020 – bringing with it 2,000 family doctors Auckland has won the bid to host the World Organisation of Family Doctors (WONCA) Asia Pacific Region Conference in 2020. This is the fourth large-scale medical conference to be secured for Auckland in 2020, and to be held at the New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC). An estimated 2,… Published 02 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland wins bid to host another large medical conference in 2020 – bringing with it 2,000 family doctors Auckland has won the bid to host the World Organisation of Family Doctors (WONCA) Asia Pacific Region Conference in 2020. This is the fourth large-scale medical conference to […]

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Auckland students reap rewards for entrepreneurial streak Auckland students from five secondary schools have been rewarded for their entrepreneurial flair, passion and dedication to launching innovative businesses which they have built from the ground up. Six teams of Year 12 and 13 students have been named as Auckland regional finalists in the Lion Found… Published 01 NOV 2017

By   /  November 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland students reap rewards for entrepreneurial streak Auckland students from five secondary schools have been rewarded for their entrepreneurial flair, passion and dedication to launching innovative businesses which they have built from the ground up. Six teams of Year 12 and 13 students have been named as Auckland regional finalists in the Lion Found… Published 01 NOV 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland students reap rewards for entrepreneurial streak Auckland students from five secondary schools have been rewarded for their entrepreneurial flair, passion and dedication to launching innovative businesses which they have built from the ground up. Six teams of Year 12 and 13 students have been named […]

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Auckland Growth Monitor and Index launch today New tools showcase Auckland’s economic performance Published 26 OCT 2017

By   /  October 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland Growth Monitor and Index launch today New tools showcase Auckland’s economic performance Published 26 OCT 2017

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland Growth Monitor and Index launch today New tools showcase Auckland’s economic performance Published26 OCT 2017 Auckland’s economy is continuing to grow, solidifying the region’s status as New Zealand’s economic powerhouse – a fact which is supported by two new economic tools launched today. The Auckland […]

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Rugby League World Cup 2017 Team Welcome on Auckland’s waterfront Free event includes a waka challenge, haka and siva tau, and celebrity appearances. Watch the best New Zealand and Samoa rugby league players battle it out on the water, going head-to-head in a waka challenge, before their Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) clash at Mt Smart Stadium Published 17 OCT 2017

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Rugby League World Cup 2017 Team Welcome on Auckland’s waterfront Free event includes a waka challenge, haka and siva tau, and celebrity appearances. Watch the best New Zealand and Samoa rugby league players battle it out on the water, going head-to-head in a waka challenge, before their Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) clash at Mt Smart Stadium Published 17 OCT 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Rugby League World Cup 2017 Team Welcome on Auckland’s waterfront Free event includes a waka challenge, haka and siva tau, and celebrity appearances. Watch the best New Zealand and Samoa rugby league players battle it out on the water, going head-to-head in a […]

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Capture the colour and action of the 16th Auckland Diwali Festival Auckland Diwali Festival – one of Auckland’s biggest and most colourful cultural festivals – takes place in Aotea Square and Queen St (between Wellesley St and Mayoral Drive) this Saturday Sunday 14-15 October, from noon until 9pm. Tens of thousands of people are likely to attend this c Published 11 OCT 2017

By   /  October 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Capture the colour and action of the 16th Auckland Diwali Festival Auckland Diwali Festival – one of Auckland’s biggest and most colourful cultural festivals – takes place in Aotea Square and Queen St (between Wellesley St and Mayoral Drive) this Saturday Sunday 14-15 October, from noon until 9pm. Tens of thousands of people are likely to attend this c Published 11 OCT 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Capture the colour and action of the 16th Auckland Diwali Festival Auckland Diwali Festival – one of Auckland’s biggest and most colourful cultural festivals – takes place in Aotea Square and Queen St (between Wellesley St and Mayoral Drive) this Saturday Sunday 14-15 […]

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Win a waka spot with league stars for your best try celebration Win a spot paddling in a waka race with Kiwi or Samoan league stars Would you do the dab, the grenade, ten pin bowling, the Willie Cribb wairua or create a Tāmaki version of the Hayne Plane or goanna? Published 04 OCT 2017

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Win a waka spot with league stars for your best try celebration Win a spot paddling in a waka race with Kiwi or Samoan league stars Would you do the dab, the grenade, ten pin bowling, the Willie Cribb wairua or create a Tāmaki version of the Hayne Plane or goanna? Published 04 OCT 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Win a waka spot with league stars for your best try celebration Win a spot paddling in a waka race with Kiwi or Samoan league stars Would you do the dab, the grenade, ten pin bowling, the Willie Cribb wairua or create a […]

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World-class technology set to inspire Aucklanders at GridAKL Innovation Day Aucklanders are set to be immersed in world-class technology at a free, public ‘Innovation Day’ being held to celebrate the expansion of GridAKL, at the Wynyard Quarter Innovation Precinct. Published 03 OCT 2017

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on World-class technology set to inspire Aucklanders at GridAKL Innovation Day Aucklanders are set to be immersed in world-class technology at a free, public ‘Innovation Day’ being held to celebrate the expansion of GridAKL, at the Wynyard Quarter Innovation Precinct. Published 03 OCT 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: World-class technology set to inspire Aucklanders at GridAKL Innovation Day Aucklanders are set to be immersed in world-class technology at a free, public ‘Innovation Day’ being held to celebrate the expansion of GridAKL, at the Wynyard Quarter Innovation Precinct. Published03 OCT 2017 Aucklanders […]

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Auckland proves to be a cut above the rest in bid to host the World Beard & Moustache Champs Facial hair aficionados from around the globe will descend on Auckland for the World Beard and Moustache Championships in 2021.  Published 02 OCT 2017

By   /  October 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland proves to be a cut above the rest in bid to host the World Beard & Moustache Champs Facial hair aficionados from around the globe will descend on Auckland for the World Beard and Moustache Championships in 2021.  Published 02 OCT 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland proves to be a cut above the rest in bid to host the World Beard & Moustache Champs Facial hair aficionados from around the globe will descend on Auckland for the World Beard and Moustache Championships in 2021.  Published02 OCT 2017 Facial […]

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