Wednesday, 27 November 2013
Traditional and hi-tech racing set to thrill on Waiheke Island
Horses, tractors and amphibious craft will take to the sands and waters of Waiheke Island for the 2014 Onetangi Beach Races, a free beach race meeting event first held more than a century ago.
Tuesday, 8 October 2013
Going to the chapel? Head to the Waiheke Wedding Fair
Waiheke Island is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, laid-back coastal lifestyle, artisan products, world-class venues and award-winning restaurants, wines and olive oils.
Friday, 8 March 2013
Rise in renovation projects good news for tradespeople
Wednesday, 27 February 2013
Nickelodeon's Camp Orange returns, splashing into sea world for ninth seasons
Thursday, 7 February 2013
Waiheke Island hosts world's largest amphibious vehicle race
Historic Onetangi Beach Races event boosted by Sealegs spectacle
Waiheke Island will host the world’s largest Sealegs amphibious craft race on 24 February 2013, an event guaranteed to be one of the most hotly contested at the Onetangi Beach Races , a free race meeting first held more than a hundred years ago.
Wednesday, 9 January 2013
Renovations resolutions boosted by The Block
New year’s resolutions to tackle home improvements are off to a flying start.
Wednesday, 19 December 2012
Run on roofing expertise heralds the countdown to Christmas
Builderscrack.co.nz today reported a significant increase in the number of jobs posted on the site for roofing and chimney repairs and maintenance.
Since mid November home owners around New Zealand have posted dozens of requests for qualified, local tradespeople to assist them with maintenance on roofs of existing properties or to complete roofs on new buildings.
Wednesday, 5 December 2012
High cost broadband disadvantages low income families
Telecommunications provider Flip says low income families are missing out on the benefits of being digitally connected.
Tuesday, 4 December 2012
Get your game on - NZs best value games source launches
New Zealand’s favourite online movie and TV show rental company is set to become New Zealand’s favourite games rental company with the launch of Fatso Games Club.
Tuesday, 6 November 2012
Flip's tipping point - opening up broadband to more New Zealanders
As New Zealand's only current provider of residential free broadband, Flip believes the concept of free internet access for every Kiwi is a project worthy of everyone’s support.
Tuesday, 23 October 2012
Environmental Zipline Adventure Opens on Waiheke Island
A tourism venture on Waiheke Island combines spectacular vistas, high flying adventure and interpretive walks through pristine native bush. EcoZip Adventures provides adventure and education with a new zipline eco-tourism experience at the top of Waiheke’s scenic Trig Hill.
Wednesday, 10 October 2012
Free Arts Festival Returns to Auckland
Line-up for second InterACT Disability Arts Festival announced
InterACT 2012, New Zealand's Disability Arts Festival returns for its second year October 25-27 at Corban Estate Arts Centre in Henderson, Auckland with a line-up of phenomenal performances, workshops and people, all connected by the power of the arts.
Friday, 14 September 2012
Homeowners Turning Online to Find Reliable Tradespeople
Homeowners in New Zealand are turning online to post their building jobs and find qualified and available tradespeople according to Builderscrack.co.nz and finding qualified tradies responding rapidly.
Monday, 27 August 2012
Free Broadband Provider Shakes Up Telco Market
New challenger brings free broadband with a homeline for under $50 a month.
A free broadband service was launched today bringing Kiwis a better deal for their home telco needs. Market newcomer Flip www.flip.co.nz provides 5GB of free broadband when a homeline is bought for just $49.95 a month.*
Monday, 9 July 2012
Reece Mastin guest stars on Camp Orange
Reece Mastin guest stars on Camp Orange Tuesday 10 July on Nickelodeon.
Friday, 29 June 2012
New Zealand's Most Wanted Movies Revealed
Fatso, New Zealand’s favourite online DVD service, has revealed the nation’s most in-demand movie and TV series titles.
Tuesday, 5 June 2012
New appointment signals New Zealand growth for Allianz Global Assistance
Insurance industry entrepreneur Phil Hibbert has been appointed to head up the New Zealand operations for the speciality insurance and assistance provider, Allianz Global Assistance.
Monday, 21 May 2012
Education Programme for Children with Motor Disorders Under Threat
Conductive Education, an educational programme which improves quality of life for children with motor disorders, is under threat.
Monday, 12 March 2012
UK POP SENSATION ONE DIRECTION SET TO PERFORM LIVE AT
Tuesday, 7 February 2012
The rise and rise of Blu-ray
New Zealand’s favourite online DVD rental service, Fatso, is reporting a big increase in demand for Blu-ray titles this year.
Monday, 23 January 2012
Dark Stars - a new play by Arthur Meek
Written and directed by Arthur Meek, one of New Zealand’s most celebrated young playwrights,Dark Stars is a solo play starring Jonathan Council, who portrays a version of his own life journey.
Monday, 12 December 2011
RakaStaka to tidy up this Christmas
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The greatest little gadgets don't always have to be highly technical.
Tuesday, 22 November 2011
Gadget gear up - iPhone 4 case also opens bottles
Perhaps the perfect gift for all grown-up stockings has arrived in New Zealand in time for Christmas.
Wednesday, 5 October 2011
$600m New Zealand gardening industry set to grow further
New Zealanders don't mind getting their hands dirty and gardening already ranks second on a list of participation in sport and recreation activities (source SPARC Active NZ Survey).The Nursery and Garden Industry Association (NGIA) plans to move gardening to the number one position.
Thursday, 15 September 2011
Canines show their support for the Rugby World Cup
You can now dress your pooch to impress during Rugby World Cup 2011.
Tuesday, 6 September 2011
IRIS Arts Therapy Showcase
An enthusiastic group of more than 30 artists and performers with disabilities danced and sang against a backdrop of a visual arts exhibition at the recent IRIS Arts Therapy Show Case held at Mt Albert Memorial Hall, Auckland.
Thursday, 14 July 2011
Linda Christensen wins Designer of the Year Award
Auckland based Kitchens by Design director Linda Christensen won the Designer of the Year Award at the recent National Kitchen & Bathroom Association awards.
Friday, 1 July 2011
The Art of Dr Seuss visits Queenstown