Grace Saywell is on a mission to win back the Poneke Plate for Wellington this weekend’s at the Hataitai Velodrome. ANGELA REID reports on the college student’s dreams.
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Organisers hope Wellington’s annual Dragon Boat Festival will benefit from a Trans –Tasman partnership JADE WINTON-LOWE REPORTS.
JADE WINTON-LOWE REPORTS
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Fringe artists say they’re thankful for the platform that the popular New Zealand Fringe festival offers.
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New citizens were treated to pōwhiri and kai before Porirua’s Waitangi Day festival.
There were plenty of fluorescent jackets and shorts at Wellington’s Queens Wharf today.
An international recycling initiative will make its first appearance in Wellington this weekend. Boomerang Bags is a community project which involves people attending a working bee and using donated fabric to make environmentally friendly bags. This weekend will see them cutting and sorting the donated material. Boomerang Bags organiser Pippila Ya says those attending will […]
The Christchurch Women’s March came together in seven days thanks to social media’s reach
The medicinal history of Wellington plants are up for discussion on the Pills, Potions, Poisons, and Plants guided walk.
Fat Freddys Drop headline act at Lower Hutt’s Te Rā o te Raukura festival .
The $750,000 kea habitat is final stage of Meet the Locals He Tuku Aroha interactive area
Wellington City Council has funded a workshop where people can learn how to fix their own bikes. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Five bike mechanics are offering free help with repairs from a shop in a cosmic blue container on Marion Street.
Kiwis are speculating about the impact the Donald trump presidency will have here.
Victoria University’s Jon Johansson fears Trump’s plans to increase infrastructure spending and increase tax cuts, will have a flow-on effect.
LAURA KEOWN reports.
Staff are working from the back of their truck collecting and distributing food.
More female players becoming professional cricket players. KATENI SAU reports.
Wellington has a two-stage living wage plan, says the man charged with overseeing the process
Successful merging of alumni and graduate talent likely to be repeated
Luke Fiso is rising to the top of crossfit success in New Zealand with an eye on the world. SHAR DAVIS reports
No parent wants to be away from their kids, but circumstances mean it is necessary
clients are demanding more information about the earthquake rating of rental properties. JADE WINTON-LOWE REPORTS.
Little Yellow Bird produce sustainable uniforms sourced from India
Latu Talu and Keegan O’Kane–Jones enjoyed success at the Australian championships.
Kapiti campus students prepare for a function to test their culinary skills. DAN MAGEEAN spent the day documenting the process.
Getting through the quake, and preparing for future emergencies is the topic of students in this show on Wellington Access Radio.
Statistics New Zealand report shows Kiwis are travelling more but not to the same places they once did. However fewer are going to traditionally glamourous holiday destinations Vanuatu, Paris and Italy. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Newswire talks to several Newtown businesses who decided to open up the morning after the quake.
Newswire spoke to people throughout New Zealand for their reactions to the quake. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Wellington CBD was all but deserted today as residents respected the council’s request to avoid the area so that buildings could be checked for damage by experts. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Moggli is chipped and ready to be adopted at the SPCA, which has been in the middle of a microchipping and desexing frenzy thanks to a big discount. SHAR DAVIS reports.
LISTEN: Americans and Kiwis pack-out Wellington’s cult beer bar Hashigo Zake for a US election party.
ANGELA REID and PATRICK FRENCH follow news from all over the world covering the US elections.
NewsWire has made it into the famous Washington Post website, thanks to blind cat Murdock picking the US election winner.
NewsWire’s SHAR DAVIS is tracking NZ news media covering the US elections. Click through to follow the day’s progress.
Pennsylvania was being declared for Donald Trump and with it the presidential election.
JAMES MALTHUS followed the trajectory of election day through monitoring US sites and media coverage with live updates. Welcome to Donald Trump’s America.
A woman today may be in the most powerful position in world politics. MARGO NEAS and SHAR DAVIS look at what it has taken to break down barriers. IMAGE: Margot Neas
Lennex Drummond returns from the karate world championships with a second placing.
Victoria University’s Dr Jon Johansson explains the US elections, while LAURA BETH KEOWN unravel the mystery with JADE WINTON-LOWE for readers.
Wellington now has its own TopShop and the first 300 people sone bonus spending.
Former Pheonix and international footballer has already knocked back All Whites request to stand by.
Here’s the hottest Cup tweets, posts, and pics from social media. LAURA McKEWEN reports.
Café owner Matthew Payne has made Kapiti the place for his new coffee roasting project after coming from Melbourne to the coast three years ago. DAN MAGEEAN reports.
Parading dogs were among the drawcards to the city’s weekend celebrations
WelTec’s Creative Technologies graduates show off their talent in a National Portrait Gallery
Wellington new has cool names for its councillors – there’s a city scientist and a Wellington ambassador.
The two new portfolios are among new Mayor Justin Lester’s major revamp of councillor responsibilities. SHAR DAVIS talks to councillors about their new roles.
Fire safety officers says gas drier flue blowing on timbers results in blaze
MARGOT NEAS background the mixed history of the economic growth fund.
Mayoral hopefuls attack each other over council fund process that led to Singapore Airlines being given $800,000 a year. LAURA KEOWN reports.
Six mayoral candidates give Newswire their views on funding for student transport discounts in Wellington.
Students are urged to keep the pressure on candidates to lower transport fares
Tempers flared when Wellington mayoral hopefuls asked for opinions on financial transparency.
Wellington city councillors should be shut away together for a weekend to thrash things out, according to a candidate for the Eastern Ward. ANGELLA REID reports on a candidates meeting in Hataitai.