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Dunedin groups receive nearly 792k funding boost

Community groups and event organisers across Dunedin are benefitting from nearly $792,000 in funding grants following the latest meeting of the Dunedin City Council’s Grants Subcommittee.

Road testing technology reaching underground - Kaipara District Council

As part of ongoing improvement of Kaipara’s unsealed roading network, the Northland Transportation Alliance is using Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) to confirm pavement thickness safely and rapidly across the district.

UCOL beekeeping students buzzing about new jobs

The latest class for the New Zealand Certificate in Apiculture at UCOL Wairarapa has been a great success, with half of the learners receiving job offers before they even finished.

Of the six learners on the programme, three have accepted job offers.

More focus on much needed Pasifika home ownership - Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity Northern Region and Auckland based Penina Trust are pleased to announce a partnership to improve home ownership for Pasifika communities in South Auckland.

Free Metlink services for Christmas Eve, Day and New Years' Eve travellers

Metlink is offering free travel to all passengers travelling on all bus and train services on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.

GCSB launches new cyber security capability

The Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) is partnering with private-sector cyber security providers in an initiative that has the potential to prevent millions of dollars of cyber harm.

New Zealand interns to experience Asian business cultures

Fifteen New Zealand tertiary students and recent graduates will experience how business is done in Asia while undertaking online and domestic internships this summer.

Mayor Goff outlines billion-dollar climate action package

An ambitious $1 billion climate action package to reduce carbon emissions and deliver more buses, ferries, cycling and walking and urban tree canopy is the signature policy in Mayor Phil Goff’s proposal for Auckland Council’s Annual Budget 2022/23, released today.

Council endorses next step on customer project

Grey District Council today received an update on the organisation’s Customer-focused Council Project and gave its full support to next steps.

Free bus travel on offer in Taranaki

Taranaki buses will be free for the next three Saturdays, helping locals get their Christmas shopping done the easy way!

Taranaki Regional Council is putting on special Citylink services across New Plymouth on December 4, 11 and 18.