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Archive for June, 2012

Mid-Winter Lotto Powerball Prize of $6.5 Million Won

Press Release – New Zealand Lotteries Commission

Some mid-winter luck is in town for a Lotto player from Auckland, who tonight has won a fabulous $6.5 million First Division prize, says NZ Lotteries’ Chief Executive Wayne Pickup. Read more »

Steven Joyce’s white whale empire surfaces

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Steven Joyce’s bureaucratic white whale empire has surfaced with the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Empire (MoBIE) starting its first business day tomorrow, says Labour’s Economic Development Spokesperson David Cunliffe. Read more »

Generating momentum for more affordable and social housing

Press Release – University of Otago

30 June 2012 Generating momentum for more affordable and social housing The need for partnerships to take action on the shortage of affordable and social housing in New Zealand was the driving force for a unique workshop held in Wellington this … Read more »

Business students shadow in great leaders’ footsteps

Press Release – AUT University

Students from two local high schools and AUT University were given the chance to shadow four Blake Leaders this week, as part of AUT Business School’s Shadow a Leader – organised to coincide with the Sir Peter Blake Trust’s Leadership Week. Read more »

Sleep under the Stars in Luxury

Press Release – Peppers Retreats and Resorts

Sleep under the Stars in Luxury with Peppers Bluewater Resort A night of serious star gazing usually entails sleeping rough and a sore back the next morning; at Peppers Bluewater Resort at Lake Tekapo you can enjoy the ultimate dark sky experience in … Read more »

Scifest unveils future opportunities for women

Press Release – The New Zealand International Science Festival

MEDIA RELEASE Saturday 30 June 2012 Scifest unveils future opportunities for women in science Want to discover opportunities opening up for young women in science? Hear from three inspirational women in science at a breakfast event in Dunedin on … Read more »

Spotlight put on sites for city housing developments

Press Release – Sustainable Cities

Release: Spotlight put on sites for city housing developments Leading architects with a commitment to construction of more social and affordable housing in New Zealand met with developers, government officials, academics and community advocates at a … Read more »

NZ’s first Zero Energy House leads move to end power bills

Press Release – SolarCity

Intelligent Roof on NZ’s first Zero Energy House leads move to end power bills

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Environment Canterbury adopts Long Term Plan

Press Release – Environment Canterbury

June 29, 2012 MEDIA RELEASE Environment Canterbury adopts Long Term Plan and strikes rates for 2012-13 Environment Canterbury’s Council adopted the Long Term Plan for 2012-22, including the Annual Plan for the 2012/13 financial year at their meeting … Read more »

Katie Milne elected to Federated Farmers main board

Press Release – Federated Farmers

Due to the retirement of David Rose after three years on the Federated Farmers Board, West Coast provincial president, Katie Milne, has been elected to the seven person Board. She becomes the second woman so elected following Jeanette Maxwell in 2011. Read more »

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