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WELLINGTON — Top hospitality students from the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) are getting ready to battle it out in a live kitchen cook off that will see one team named the nation’s best in the annual Nestlé Toque d’Or competition.
MARLBOROUGH — Four New Zealanders from around the country have been awarded scholarships by Kathmandu to attend Outward Bound courses at Anakiwa in the Marlborough Sounds.
AUCKLAND CITY — Founder and Owner of Villa Maria Estate ‘Sir George Fistonich’ is confirmed as the keynote speaker at this year’s Nestlè Toque d’Or Awards.
The New Zealand Association for Migration and Investment (NZAMI) has expressed concern at the Government’s sudden shutdown of the Parent and Sibling/Adult Child categories of Residence.
A shift towards more online polling and more homes using mobiles only instead of landline telephones could impact on the way future political polls are conducted, according to the Association of Market Research Organisations (AMRO).
CHRISTCHURCH — To mark its 50th Anniversary, Outward Bound is inviting Christchurch residents to attend an exclusive cocktail evening which will include a screening of the organisation’s newly released documentary, Inside Outward Bound: The New Zealand Journey.
WELLINGTON CITY — The documentary Inside Outward Bound: The New Zealand Journey, celebrating 50 years of the iconic organisation, will premiere in Wellington on Thursday 19 April, 7pm at Park Road Post Production in Miramar.
AUCKLAND CITY — Aucklanders will be able to watch top comedian Raybon Kan in action next month in his one-man show Raybon Kan is Completely Uncalled For which forms part of the 2012 Comedy Festival.
An American study has shown that paper towels have the biggest environmental impact, whereas a hand dryer that does not rely on warm air is the most sustainable way to dry hands.
CHRISTCHURCH — With the February 2011 earthquake behind them, Christchurch culinary students are gearing up for the prestigious annual Nestlé Toque d’Or competition.
CHRISTCHURCH — Submissions are currently being sought from young New Zealand designers, architects and engineers for two travel scholarships aimed at supporting the design and reconstruction of quake-ravaged Christchurch.
After the financial fright caused by the global financial crisis two years ago, Kiwis put their big spending plans on hold and adopted a “wait and see” attitude before taking on more personal debt.
2012 registrations for New Zealand's long running James Dyson Award opens today.
Dan Moore, Curriculum Manager for Outward Bound, is again looking forward to competing in the 2012 edition of the Speight’s Coast to Coast to be held this weekend.
ADT Armourguard has launched a new recirculation programme in New Zealand for apparel security tags.
New Zealand food manufacturer Hansells Food Group today unveiled its state-of-the-art innovation centre and bakery line in Auckland, while at the same time announcing that it is poised to make inroads into the Canadian market.
Aunt Betty's has launched a new range of traditional home-style cakes and contemporary tarts - Aunt Betty's Classic Cakes and Jam Tarts.
Public voting in the 2011 Best Chip Shop Competition is set to close at the end of this month.
Hot chip lovers can now [1 July] cast a vote for their top chippie, in a competition that is set to significantly improve the quality of takeaway chips around the country.
The King Soup Singles range has got a whole lot bigger with the addition of three great flavours – Leek and Potato, Chicken Noodle and Wonton.
NORTH SHORE CITY — Over 150 girls took to the water at the Young Mariners Regatta at Stanmore Bay in Whangaparaoa recently.
The search for the nation’s top chippie is back on with registrations now open for the new look 2011 Best Chip Shop Competition.
AUCKLAND CITY — New Zealand’s top culinary students are set to cook up a storm in a bid to take out the prestigious top spot at the annual Nestlé Toque d’Or event.
Small retailers hit by tough economic times can still access a range of theft reduction products, following the launch of an innovative security package by ADT Armourguard.
Two of the judges in this year’s inaugural Formica Formations design competition have been announced and include a top local and international designer.
As the countdown to London 2012 continues, elite sports organisations are recruiting the help of Outward Bound as a critical training step in their preparation for next year’s Olympic Games and beyond to Brazil in 2016.
ADT Armourguard has moved to further expand its staff training programme, to pre-empt future requirements arising out of the recently enacted Private Security Personnel and Private Investigators Act 2010.
AUCKLAND — A new state-of-the-art security system has been installed at Auckland’s Westhaven Marina, bringing it into line with similar systems currently in use around the world.
Formica has unveiled a cutting-edge design competition aimed at encouraging both experienced and emerging designers to pit their design talents against 10 of the world's best architects.
Teams from 12 tertiary establishments across the country have already signed up to compete in this year’s Nestlé Toque d’Or.
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