Friday, 24 May 2013
Fire in Queenstown
Firefighters are battling a large fire in central Queenstown this afternoon.
Friday, 18 January 2013
Challenge Wanaka 2013 media conference
With a day to go top athletes speak about their careers and the upcoming race.
Monday, 23 April 2012
A few videos from the Wild Turkey 2012
Saturday's Wild Turkey was the last time the event will be run and was my first time.
Wednesday, 18 May 2011
3D Rugby on the Giant Screen
Yesterday I went to the launch of 3D viewing for the RWC2011.
Monday, 21 February 2011
Slips on Cathedral Cove track fail to deter tourists
Recent rain and flooding have cause significant damage to the track from Hahei to world famous tourist attraction Cathedral cove.
Wednesday, 24 November 2010
Second explosion leaves no hope for trapped miners
Superintendent Gary Knowles has told families there is no hope for the 29 men trapped in Pike River mine, after a second explosion today.
Knowles says no-one could have survived the explosion and the search and rescue operation is now a search and recovery mission.
Sunday, 21 November 2010
All Blacks' out class Ireland, again
Dan Carter is just one kick away from a world record after the AB's beat Ireland this morning 38-18 at Aviva Stadium.
Friday, 12 November 2010
Milkybar Kid top ten – last day to vote
The search is almost over for one of New Zealand's most well-known young adventurers – the MILKYBAR Kid – as public voting closes tonight.
Wednesday, 9 June 2010
Discussions from Bizzone
Below are a few comments about online advertising and journalism from NZ Internet entrepreneurs Alistair Thompson, Scoop.co.nz, and Gary Jensen from NZS.com while at Bizzone on Friday.
Wednesday, 3 March 2010
10 reasons to advertise online Vs 10 reasons to advertise in a newspaper
Below are a few comparisons between print and online advertising and why advertisers can benefit from the variety and breadth of websites and options available in online advertising.
Tuesday, 2 March 2010
Photos from the The 11th Auckland Lantern Festival
The Lantern Festival is traditionally held on the 15th day of Chinese Lunar New Year.
Footage of the tsunami in Christchurch
Saturday, 16 January 2010
BDO 2010 - Great fun
The Big Day Out at Mt Smart Stadium was great fun yesterday.
Friday, 4 December 2009
David Bain: CounterSpin - just some very bad spin
A group of Robin Bain supporters has launched a petition to deny David Bain's application for compensation for time spent in jail for the alleged murders of five members of his family in 1995.
Friday, 16 October 2009
At 3am in the morning when you buy a pie what must you always do?
Police Ten Seven at its best bringing "safer communities together".
Saturday, 1 August 2009
Swanepoel falls short of 100 fly final
Corney Swanepoel has missed out on a final spot in the men's 100 fly after failing to improve on his heat time in the semi-final last night at the world swimming champs in Rome.
Friday, 31 July 2009
Palmer hits semi hard, but misses final in eleventh
Three Kiwis raced in Rome over night with Hayley Palmer the only one to progress to the semis in her favored 100 Free with a 54.10sec swim.
Tuesday, 28 July 2009
Burmester misses final in 200 fly
Moss Burmester has fallen short of making the finals in the 200 Fly semi finals with an eleventh ranked swim of 1:56.03 in the heats and semi-final on day 3 of the swimming world championships in Rome.
The opening of HypO2 in Ponsonby
Robert Sarfati speaks about the Hypo2 hyperbaric chambers now open in Ponsonby.
McMillan and Jack put in strong performances during heats
New Zealanders Andrew McMillan and Michael Jack swam well in the mens 200 Free at the Swimming World Champs in Rome today.
Monday, 27 July 2009
Swanepoel falls short of first final at FINA World Champs
Olympic finalist Corney Swanepoel has made the semi-final cut in the 50 Fly today, coming in 13th, but missed the final at the FINA world champs in Rome.
Thursday, 11 June 2009
Energy efficent bulbs or not? Its your choice and your say.
Yesterday I a box of energy efficient light bulbs from rightlight.govt.nz to try out.
Wednesday, 20 May 2009
Songs for Oxfam promo
7 Worlds Collide documentary screening on TV 1 on Sunday 24th May.
Saturday, 28 March 2009
Auckland Half Ironman - updated
The Auckland Half palyed out in stunning weather with a class field today at Maritai and Kawakawa.
Sunday, 22 March 2009
ANZ City Chase Auckland - a class event
ANZ City Chase
drew more than 300 teams yesterday into an adventure which ranged from the North Shore's Davenport to the Eastern Waterfront's Okahu Bay.
Thursday, 8 January 2009
Stop another stupid law from restricting our lives
Section 92 of the Copyright Amendment Act.
Monday, 22 December 2008
Drug Policy Rendered Down
Blair Anderson of the Mild Greens has posted an interesting widget/graph onÂ http://mildgreens.blogspot.com
Sunday, 23 November 2008
League cup welcomed home by fans
The Kiwis have arrived in Auckland tonight to fans applause and admiration after beating Australia 34 - 20 in the Rugby League World Cup final in Brisbane last night.
Sunday, 9 November 2008
Facebook Status updates and comments
This morning I visited Facebook to see what sort of comments would be flying around about last nights elections.
Saturday, 8 November 2008
Miss Hawaiian Tropic New Zealand 2009 highlights
Auckland's Empire Tavern was packed last night for the finals of Miss Hawaiian Tropic New Zealand 2009 where the hottest talent from accross the country lined up to battle for the best bikini body.