Worm Farm Workshop “WORMING 101” in Rotorua, 17 August
Worm Farm Workshop “WORMING 101” How to set up a Worm Farm: Physical Setup Types of Worms Feeding Caring for your worms Products & Use Worm Product Applications Venue: Linton Park Community Centre Speaker: Hamish McNeil (Anmacalro Worm Farm) 17 August 2013 2pm to 3.30pm Gold Coin Donation ...Continue Reading...
Competition: Ultimate Training Prize
Alrighty party people, I have something special to give away to a lucky person! Last year I won a ten week transformation with Ultimate Training who kick started my journey to a healthier lifestyle. I lost in total 30kgs in about 26 weeks and completed 3 transformations in total with them. ...Continue Reading...
Waipereira to host international delegation
Te Whanau O Waipareira will host Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill and a high level delegation team of Government Ministers on Friday. Mr O’Neill, his Foreign Affairs Minister Rimbink Pato, Sport Minister Justin Tkatchenko, Agriculture Minister Tommy Tonscol, Governor, Southern ...Continue Reading...
Update on infant formula
Consumer support If you have any health concerns, please call Healthline on 0800 611 116 or Plunketline on 0800 933 922 for advice. If you have questions about a product, please call MPI’s consumer helpline on 0800 693 721. Follow MPI on Twitter @MPI_NZ Check the MPI website: ...Continue Reading...
Iwi fishing amendment, a travesty or an exemption?
[colored_box color="green"] What do you think whanau? Should iwi get this exemption allowing them to use foreign vessels? On the face of it, it does seem wrong to allow for this to happen, but we feel this IS a win in terms of Tino Rangatiratanga, however, as the saying goes, with great power ...Continue Reading...
Swim clubs flock to Rotorua for winter training over school holidays
Rotorua Aquatic Centre is “laying out the welcome mat” as its geothermal heated pools and indoor facilities attract North Island swimming clubs to the local swimming complex during the July school holidays. The aquatic centre has been hosting the out-of-town clubs over the past two weeks as ...Continue Reading...
Northern Arena Makes a Clean Sweep at New Zealand Swim Teacher Awards
Northern Arena made a clean sweep of all the swim school and teacher awards at the New Zealand Swim Coaches and Teachers Association (NZSCTA) Conference held recently in Queenstown. For the second consecutive year Northern Arena was the recipient of the prestigious Outstanding Swim School of ...Continue Reading...
Social Development Accord for Te Hiku Iwi in the Far North
Improving the lives of whanau living in the Far North is the motivation behind the Te Tiriti o Waitangi settlement negotiations between Te Hiku o Te Ika (Far North) iwi and the Crown, regarding the Te Hiku Social Development and Wellbeing Accord (the Social Accord), which was signed at Waitangi ...Continue Reading...
Kakapo world’s most-loved species: poll (+video)
(Stuff.co.nz) Step aside tigers, wolves, and elephants – a rare New Zealand parrot is officially the world’s most loved species. United Kingdom-based wildlife education charity Wildscreen asked people to vote on their favourite species, and the kakapo has come out tops. And it ...Continue Reading...
- Remembering the 150th anniversary of the Battle of O-Rakau (+links)
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- Kainga Tupu Maori Art Exhibition Opening, Melbourne, Friday 4th April, 7pm
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- Romiromi Health Clinic this March at Kuirau Marae, Rotorua
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