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Looking for summer work with a difference?

Auckland Council is on the hunt for 14 student rangers to join the regional parks team for a three-month paid internship this summer.

Call for nominations for Civic Awards in Palmerston North

Nominations have opened for Palmerston North City Council’s annual Civic Awards, the city’s highest recognition for voluntary service.

Minnow swims with the big fish as Best Awards finalist

Much has been made of the difficulties of being a small fish in a big pond, but it hasn’t stopped Bay of Plenty design studio Minnow from being named as a finalist in the Designers Institute of New Zealand’s Best Design Awards.

Our pets are good for us: Recognising International Cat Day

There is a wealth of evidence proving what many of us already know - our pets are good for us.

Studies show that pet owners have lower blood pressure, cholesterol and allergy levels. Pets can also ease feelings of loneliness, especially in the elderly.

Baby Show on board next week

If you currently have a baby on board, or little ones in tow, then be prepared for the mother of all Baby Shows, due in Auckland this moth!

Almonds don't lactate, but that's no reason to start calling almond milk juice

At a conference about disruptive innovations in food production last week, dairy industry spokespeople criticised the "milk" labelling of non-dairy products such as almond or rice milks.

Recruiter lists top ten job skills needed in 2020

With today’s AI-enabled, information-rich tools changing how we work, the human factor has never been more important in the workplace.

Clooney closes its doors

Fine dining restaurant Clooney is set to close its doors for the very last time October 13, 13 years to the day it opened.

Horse comedy a trifecta for Massey playwright

Theatre lecturer and playwright Associate Professor Elspeth Tilley has notched up an artistic trifecta with her third consecutive win at the British Theatre Challenge, this time with a dark comedy about the horse racing industry.

Camp Glenorchy Eco Retreat wins TIA Sustainability Innovation Award

Camp Glenorchy Eco Retreat has been honoured with the Tourism Industry Aotearoa (TIA) Sustainability Innovation Award, announced at the 2019 Holiday Parks Association of New Zealand awards event in Wellington last week.