Sport

New trail marathon confirms Rotorua’s position on world map

14 Aug 2014 Sport
Tarawera Trail Marathon   Photo caption: A runner at the Tarawera Ultramarathon Fun Run through Te Whakarewarewa Valley earlier this year – the Tarawera Trail Marathon will start at the wor... more

NZRL, Warriors unite to foster youth

14 Aug 2014 Rugby League
New Zealand Rugby League NZRL, Warriors unite to foster youth   New Zealand Rugby League and the Vodafone Warriors are officially joining forces to develop the game’s local talent. The two near ... more

Roller Derby season final goes old school!

14 Aug 2014 Sport
Wellington’s Richter City Roller Derby league’s home season final on Saturday 30 August will see Richter’s original home teams Smash Malice and Brutal Pageant meet in a final showdown for the... more

Race to the Sky motorsport event to return in 2015

13 Aug 2014 Motor Sport
Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell today (August 13 2014) announced New Zealand’s iconic Race to the Sky motorsport hill climb will return next year under new management after an eight year... more

Cultural meaning of rituals in NZ rugby

13 Aug 2014 Rugby
University of Canterbury The All Blacks haka and the cultural meaning of rituals in NZ rugby   August 13, 2014   Rituals in sport go far behind the All Blacks’ haka which will be performed in the ... more

Bringing Benchmark Homes Festival of Cycling back to Chch

12 Aug 2014 Cycling
Organisers have plans to bring the Benchmark Homes Festival of Cycling back to Christchurch to inject some international cycling racing action back into the city which they say will have some real benefits for ... more

Search begins for Waikato’s top sportspeople

12 Aug 2014 Sport
Sport Waikato’s hunt for the Waikato’s top sportspeople and officials is on again. Nominations for the 2014 District Sports Awards are now open and Sport Waikato community sport manager Roseanne ... more

BMW race car up for grabs in scholarship quest

12 Aug 2014 Motor Sport
New Zealand’s largest one-make car race category, the BMW Race Driver Series, has added a scholarship path to its growing line-up of entrants for the coming 2014/2015 season. Appealing to aspiring race... more

New Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron Commodore Appointed

12 Aug 2014 Sport
Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron 12 August 2014New RNZYS Commodore AppointedThe Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) has appointed Andy Anderson, Jasmax Principal, as their new Commodore.Assuming the role... more

Wells Crosses the Ditch to Join Haier Pulse

12 Aug 2014 Netball
Haier Pulse head coach Robyn Broughton has added her first shooter to the 2015 line-up, with the signing of 23 year old Ameliaranne Wells. Ameliaranne is no stranger to the trans-Tasman competition, having spent... more

Research to ensure even game for less skilled players

12 Aug 2014 Sport
University of Canterbury Canterbury researching sport to ensure even game for less skilled players August 12, 2014   David Altimira testing his sports research pro... more

Kelston upset St Paul’s to win SAS CRL title

11 Aug 2014 Rugby League
Auckland Rugby League Kelston upset St Paul’s to win SAS CRL title Kelston Boys’ High School have downed traditional heavyweights St Paul’s College to win yesterday’s SAS College Rugby... more

Southby Reappointed FAST5 Ferns Coach

11 Aug 2014 Netball
Netball New Zealand Southby Reappointed FAST5 Ferns Coach 11 August 2014 Netball New Zealand is pleased to announce the reappointment of Janine Southby as FAST5 Ferns coach for the 2014 FAST5 Netball World... more

Teneale Hatton –World Champion And World Record Breaker

10 Aug 2014 Sport
Canoe Racing NZ Teneale Hatton –World Champion And World Record Breaker Moscow, 9 August 2014 - Day Four Team Manager Grant Restall reports from Russia What a day for Teneale Hatton ... World Champion and... more

Fields Named for National Schools Tournament

9 Aug 2014 Rugby League
New Zealand Rugby League August 9, 2014 Fields Named for National Schools Tournament Defending champions Kelston Boys High School and 15-time winners St Paul's College head the premiership field for next month's... more

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News

Gareth Morgan: Election Day is Time to Refocus on Policies

19 Sep 2014 Opinion
Gareth Morgan: Election Day is Time to Refocus on Policies Over the course of this election campaign there has been a lot of focus... more

Daily Election Update #12: NZ First to hold balance of power

19 Sep 2014 News
iPredict IPREDICT LTD 2014 NEW ZEALAND ELECTION DAILY UPDATE #12 www.ipredict.co.nz more

Business

NZ consumer confidence edges up in September from 10-month low

19 Sep 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand consumer confidence rose in September from a 10-month low, as households adjust to a more... more

Goodman to spend $33.4M on developments, sells Carter Holt Harvey plant in Christchurch

19 Sep 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Goodman Property Trust, which is selling assets to fund development, will spend $33.4 million on four ... more

Living

Pop superstar Lady Gaga using Shuttlerock's kiwi software

15 Sep 2014 Environment By Fiona Rotherham
Sept. 15 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand visual marketing software company Shuttlerock has added Lady Gaga to its client list. While... more

German, Kiwi films big winners at Uni Shorts 2014

15 Sep 2014 Entertainment
AUCKLAND: German filmmakers dominated the awards at the third annual Uni Shorts International Student Film Festival held over the... more

Property

Auckland house sales drop in August as winter, election weigh

3 Sep 2014 Property By Paul McBeth
Sept. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Auckland house sales fell for a third month in August and the number of listings remained muted in the... more

House sales down as winter cools market - REINZ

14 Aug 2014 Property
New Zealand house sales fell in July as winter cooled the appetite of house hunters while a drop in properties selling for $400,000... more

Migration

NZ net migration at annual record in August on big inflow

19 Sep 2014 Migration By Suze Metherell
  NZ net migration at annual record in August on big inflow, fewer departures Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand’s... more

Reserve Bank says migration impact on housing 'muted' so far

11 Sep 2014 Migration By Suze Metherell
Sept. 11 (BusinessDesk) - The Reserve Bank is keenly watching the impact New Zealand's decade-high net migration inflow is having on... more

Travel

Longer Wellington runway worth 2-5 flights daily by 2060

11 Sep 2014 Travel & Tourism By Pattrick Smellie
Sept. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Plans for a $350 million runway extension for Wellington International Airport would provide the capital... more

NZ guest nights rise in July

10 Sep 2014 Travel & Tourism By Suze Metherell
NZ guest nights rise in July on school holidays, record short term visitors   Sept. 10 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest... more

Sport

Prince Harry to be Honorary President of England Rugby 2015

19 Sep 2014 Rugby
Prince Harry Announced as Honorary President of England Rugby 2015 on One Year to Go to Rugby World Cup 2015 With One Year to Go to... more

Silver Ferns Squad & Constellation Cup Team Announced

19 Sep 2014 Netball
Netball New Zealand National Selectors have chosen 19 players in the Silver Ferns Squad for the 2014/2015 international Netball... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on a campaign that is ending as it began

19 Sep 2014 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on a campaign that is ending as it began This election campaign is getting no less... more

Martin Doyle Cartoon: Election on a fork 'n' knife-edge

19 Sep 2014 Opinion
Opinion - Martin Doyle   Martin Doyle Cartoon: Election on a fork 'n' knife-edge   more

Kiwi Success

Prestigious Awards in Psychology

10 Sep 2014 People
The New Zealand Psychological Society (NZPsS) -the largest membership association for psychologists in New Zealand, offers awards... more

The duo behind NZ's hottest new label

20 Aug 2014 People
We're expecting big things from Harman Grubisa, the new label from Auckland-based friends Madeleine Harman (right) and Jessica... more

Recruitment

Paramedics in NZ jump at opportunity of London career

11 Sep 2014 Recruitment
Paramedics in New Zealand jump at opportunity of a clinical career in London Paramedics hoping for a chance to work for the... more

High dollar, hands-off Govt sends workers to dole queue

22 Aug 2014 Recruitment
The loss of up to 100 jobs at Croxley stationery in Auckland is devastating news for their families and the local Avondale... more