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Posts Tagged ‘ journalism ’

On yer bike!

Oct 15th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News



WATCH: Cats Protection League needs your help

Oct 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Cashless society is bad news for Cats Protection League. COURTNEY DAY reports:



PHOTO ESSAY: Colourful crossing opened

Oct 15th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Top Picture

A colourful street party marks the official opening of Wellington’s new rainbow crossing. MOLLY HANCOCK documents the occasion.



Soup Kitchen invites you to join the whanau at open day

Oct 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

The Kitchen is highlighting it’s work supporting the homeless.NIKITA RAWNSLEY WRATT reports.



Diverse capital lays out a rainbow welcome

Oct 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Top Picture

A final clean-up of skid marks before the rainbow crossing is revealed.



Doing the mahi to make fossil fuels extinct

Oct 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



Audio description lifts curtain on theatre for blind

Oct 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Audio describers fill in visual gaps for blind theatre goers



Wellington expecting bumper cruise ship season

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News

The cruise ship season has started and it’s going to bring Wellington a record breaking number of ships. Between October 2nd and April 22nd, 110 cruise ships are expected to visit Wellington. Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency Spokesman David Perks says tourists on board the cruise ships want to enjoy the Wellington experience and to […]



LISTEN: WOW windfall good for Wellington

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

60 000 guests expected in town for fashion event. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Connection key to mental health

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



Alcohol ads thrown off the bus in Auckland

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News



Te Reo Maori speakers needed to assist the blind

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Te Reo Maori lacking in audio description services for the blind



NZ’s favourite bird competition takes flight

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: The Bird of the year competition has taken off. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



PHOTO ESSAY: The Rainbow Warrior tour sails into the capital

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout

The Greenpeace flagship is here to promote their next campaign MOLLY HANCOCK reports.



Friendship the creative force behind new documentary

Oct 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article

A veteran journalist’s debut documentary needed a different approach, as NICO HENDRICKS reports.



PHOTO ESSAY: Master showcases skills for Chinese Language Week

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

The event attracted an enthusiastic but small crowd at the National Library , as COURTNEY DAY documents.



Wellington bus crisis windfall for local cabbies

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Passengers who are frustrated with late or crowded buses are hailing taxis.



Fair trade coffee option for Johnsonville

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Commonsense Organics is adding a coffee cart to their shop in Johnsonville.



Red cross wants Kiwis to dig deep for quake victims

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Red Cross describes Indonesian earthquake and tsunami terrifying double disaster



Four car crash on Western Hutt Road

Sep 28th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Police attended the scene of a collision near Lower Hutt earlier today. MOLLY HANCOCK reports.



PHOTO ESSAY: Tulip Sunday festival celebrates Dutch culture

Sep 26th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Annual tulip event attracts thousands. COURTNEY DAY documents.



LISTEN: Victoria University celebrates Maori Language Week

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Students write on wall to practice te reo Māori. BONNIE MOSEN reports:



LISTEN: Machine learning teaches humans in Te Reo app

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Kupu helps you learn te reo using your phone camera. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



A whole month of Māori to refine your Reo.

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News

LISTEN: A communications advisor is putting his te reo to the test this month. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Worksafe weaves basket of safety with te reo app

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News

LISTEN: Worksafe’s Te Kete Maruiti app allows workers to engage with te reo. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



PHOTO ESSAY: Māori Anglican church in Otaki one of a kind

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The church is one of few to run Sunday services in two languages. COURTNEY DAY documents.



Māori music celebration a good end to Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

The night at a Newtown bar involved songs from Te Kupu and Amba Holly. COURTNEY DAY reports.



WATCH: He kawhe koa? Wellingtonians try coffee reo

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

A Wellington bilingual café uses coffee cards to help customers order coffee



Support not permission needed for bilingual towns

Sep 25th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News

LISTEN: Rotorua tribe gives other iwis advice for becoming bilingual after they were so successful earlier this year.



Porirua to get co-working space

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Porirua ready for community working space



Wellingtonians say let Manning in.

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Lead Story

LISTEN: Wellingtonians were asked today whether Chelsea Manning should be let into NZ. NICO HENDRICKS reports on a mostly positive reaction..



Winter blues linger for North Island

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, Radio News

LISTEN: “South Easterly with teeth” biting into North Island, says Metservice. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Government told to tighten up disability legislation

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Disability advocates gather at parliament to call for stronger legislation on access



Yoga in classrooms tackles mental health issues

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Radio News



Free nappy initiative may be coming to Wellington

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Plunket are hoping to expand their project to more communities in NZ – and Wellington may be next. COURTNEY DAY reports.



Food truck smokes other contestants out of competition

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Radio News

LISTEN:The best burger in Wellington is flipped in a food truck. NIKITA RAWNSLEY-WRATT reports.



Teachers willing to strike again if negotiations fail.

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, Radio News

LISTEN: Teacher negotiations continue but strike action isn’t off the table. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Spring storm causes headaches for travellers

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

A spring storm disrupted flights and ferries on Tuesday. COURTNEY DAY reports.



Bus fallout affects Brooklyn library users

Sep 5th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Recent bus changes impact on Brooklyn Library users. Nikita Rawnsley Wratt reports.



Local synthetic cannabis users feel neglected

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



Young people moving to synthetic cannabis to secure jobs

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

Synthetic cannabis is becoming drug of choice for many workers. NIKITA RAWNSLEY-WRATT reports.



A warning for parents about their online behaviour

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

Principal says parents’ behavior online can affect their kids. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Improved respiratory health behind bike challenge

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Wellingtonians are being encouraged to raise awareness for people with respiratory conditions. COURTNEY DAY reports.



Council backs calls for changes to the litter laws

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

Local Government New Zealand want to make it easier to charge people. COURTNEY DAY reports.



Witness describes moment tornado touches down

Aug 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Twin Twisters Touch down on North Island



Bill could be good news for grieving parents

Aug 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Claims New Zealand has work to do when it comes to acknowledging grief. The Employment Act in New Zealand allows three days off for grieving parents,however, the miscarriage bereavement bill currently before parliament could amend this. If successful the bill will allow parents longer bereavement leave after a miscarriage. Spokesperson for the miscarriage support group, […]



Devices OK in Victoria University’s lecture halls

Aug 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

Devices should be encouraged in classes according to lecturer. NIKITA RAWNSLEY WRATT reports.



Kiwis told to forget about bargains when shopping

Aug 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



LISTEN: Vegan cuisine features at Wellington On A Plate

Aug 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

Wellington On A Plate features a number of vegan dishes this year. MOLLY HANCOCK reports.



Kiwi goat milk formula has export potential

Aug 23rd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



Ambos dust off Onesies for annual appeal

Aug 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Wellington Free Ambulance Street Appeal is all about the onesies



Mayor throws on Onesie for ambulance appeal

Aug 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Mayor Justin Lester onboard with street appeal



Burger competition sparks debate over fries

Aug 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



PHOTO ESSAY: Teachers spell it out

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Top Picture

MOLLY HANCOCK captures the signs and slogans of the Wellington teachers strike.



LISTEN: Teachers talk of further strike action at rally

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Radio News, Uncategorized

Striking teachers say they’re happy to strike again if demands aren’t met. JAYDEN TAMARUA reports.



WATCH: Teachers walk the talk for better conditions.

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article

Teachers took their message to parliament today after a passionate rally at the stadium. NICHOLAS HENDRICKS reports.



Striking Wellington teachers up the anti on pay demands

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



LISTEN: More action promised if teachers strike falls on deaf ears

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article

Primary school teachers are talking tough as they rally in their thousands for improved conditions. COURTNEY DAY reports:



Year two teacher says things must change

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Listen: Teacher says something has to change



New winter energy payment not for everyone

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: The $20 payment is to help reduce heating costs throughout the winter.



Tory St businesses happy to see council project end

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



LISTEN: Community rallies behind striking teachers

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

A clear message from teachers bouyed up by solid community support. BONNIE MOSEN reports.



New Zealander unfazed by Indonesian quake

Aug 13th, 2018 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story, Multimedia, News



WATCH: Kitten season takes over SPCA in Wellington

Jul 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Kitten season in Wellington is ending, which causes a bigger demand for foster careers



Online versus in-store fine balance for The Mews partners

Jul 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Domestic online retail sales are growing at a faster pace than international, but all is not lost for in-store retail. JULIA STEEL reports.



WATCH: Zoo fights plastic for World Environment Day

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News

Over 700 marine species are affected by plastic in our oceans. Courtney Day finds out how Wellington Zoo raises awareness.



Increasing numbers of Kiwis leave for Asia a longer-term trend

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

People are departing New Zealand for overseas in the largest numbers since 2014 and Asia is increasingly attractive. NZ China Friendship national president Dave Bromwich talks to SAM ROBINSON about the trend of younger Kiwis moving to China for business opportunities.



PHOTO ESSAY: A taste of France in capital

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

The Renault French Festival’s French Village brought European expats, tourists and Kiwi Francophiles together. JULIA STEEL had a taste.



PHOTO ESSAY: UP Fitness puts a new spin on working out

Jun 27th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Picture story

Wellington exercise studio Up Fitness uses spices up the traditional workout. Newswire reporter Molly Hancock takes a look.



PHOTO ESSAY: Dogs dominate Waitangi Park at annual event

Jun 27th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Picture story

Wellington locals gather with their dogs for the charity event Big Dog Walk With Lots of Dogs. Newswire reporter Nikita Rawnsley-Wratt joined in.



Sculpture a solstice sacrifice in Wellington

Jun 21st, 2018 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

A Balinese inspired harpy demon will be burned on Wellington’s Wairepo Lagoon this evening to celebrate the Winter Solstice. NICHOLAS HENDRICKS reports.



WATCH: From supermarket shelf to someone in need

Jun 19th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Kaibosh saves supermarket and cafe food for struggling communities. NICHOLAS HENDRICKS reports.



WATCH: Gold rush to gold heels, Hannahs keeps stepping out

Jun 19th, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, News

Websnap Queensgate Store Combines Old and New to Celebrate 150 years of Hannah Shoes. BONNIE MOSEN reports.



WATCH: Wellington becoming city of long white clouds

Jun 19th, 2018 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

Wellington’s emergent vaping culture may have been fuelled by the city’s fondness for food and drink.



WATCH: Daily Last Post ends in November

Jun 8th, 2018 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

The daily Last Post ceremonies at Pukeahu end in November this year as the 100 year anniversary of WWI’s end approaches. NICHOLAS HENDRICKS reports.



Challenging the status quo in New Zealand media

Jun 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

Diverse voices beyond the straight white narrative can be found at Wellington Access Radio 106.1. ANDREW BEVIN reports



Life after pro skateboarding includes helping next generation

Jun 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News

Wellington IT worker and skateboarding advocate Chris Wood lived every skating boy’s dream. He talks to ANDREW BEVIN



Little-known textile designs of artist Avis Higgs brought to life

May 26th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The Wellington artist may have passed away but her daughter is ensuring her work lives on



Wainuiomata Hill’s Shared Path project worth wait for mayor

May 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Lower Hutt Mayor excited about safety for walkers and cyclists up Wainui Hill. COURTNEY DAY reports.



Black Grace Dance is students’ amazing grace

May 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

Black Grace provides workshops for Maori and Pacific dance classes at Te Auaha. NIKITA RAWNSLEY-WRATT talks with founder Neil Ieremia. Image: NICHOLAS HENDRICKS