Wairoa (New Zealand)

Type: City
Name: Wairoa (New Zealand)
Country: New Zealand
Latitude: -39.02
Longitude: 177.369995
population: 4,260
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Snell snug in lifejacket

The lifejacket fitted on Sir Peter Snell's statue is a reminder of the importance to keep safe while boating.His new accessory was part of Maritime New Zealand's safety campaign, Safer Boating Week, to spread the message of water safety.Taranaki Maritime ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 4 reports

Push for lifejackets to be compulsory

At the end of a bad week for boaties, the Government is considering a law change that would make wearing lifejackets compulsory nationwide.Maritime New Zealand chief executive Keith Manch said the time was right to clean up the inconsistent rules governing ... [Published Waikato Times - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Past haunts levy vote

But she still has belief in farmers and the fibre itself to see a way forward.It was back to docking lambs on the family farm near Gisborne for the Wool Levy Review Group chairwoman after the decisive no to a new levy.“The debate was always polarising ... [Published FWplus - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Hawke's Bay children to get boat safety education

Hawke's Bay |Hawke's Bay children will be among those targeted for a new boat safety education programme.Schools in Napier, Hastings, Central Hawke's Bay and Wairoa will be rolling out the programme over the next two years.Maritime New Zealand's latest ... [Published Newstalk ZB - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Weed killer closes dams

Two lakes supplying Auckland closed for four months after herbicide run-off found.The Wairoa Dam in the Hunua Ranges. Photo / Creative Commons LicenseTwo dams in the Hunua Ranges which supply about 20 per cent of Auckland's water were closed for four ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

3 Jail sentence after man beat dog to death with steel pipe

A former Dannevirke man with a history of violent, anti-social behaviour has been sentenced to one year in prison for killing his pet dog with a steel pipe.Perry Pepere Mason, 45, who moved to Wairoa, was yesterday convicted in the Wairoa District Court ... [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

New boat safety education for Hawke's Bay schools (Fuseworks)

, 10:39 amA new boat safety education programme is being offered to Hawke’s Bay primary and intermediate schools in early summer by the Harbourmaster.The programme has been funded by a grant from the recreational boating fund through Maritime New Zea ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

5 Duo make top morning vibe

Martin and Sarah have once again been named as Hawke's Bay's number one breakfast show, according to new radio ratings.The latest TNS New Zealand Commercial Survey results, , show Martin Good and Sarah van Der Kley's 6am to 9am show on The Hits is the ... [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Ready for touring − let the fun begin

ADVENTURE is how Nuhaka resident, Lynne Hickling describes her upcoming caravan tour around New Zealand.Ms Hickling, former teacher of Te Mahia School, is preparing to get the wheels of her caravan, named Betsy, rolling in the next couple of weeks.She ... [Published Gisborne Herald - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Agenda 21 behind amalgamation push

Re: Local government reform/amalgamation.In the 1970s, investigative journalist Gary Allen wrote the best-selling book None Dare Call it Conspiracy. US congressman John Schmitz wrote in the preface: “The story you are about to read is true.” It explored ... [Published Gisborne Herald - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Handbrake pulled on Wairoa ‘reboot’

SPENDING on key projects in the planned “reboot” of Wairoa was suspended at an extraordinary meeting of Wairoa District Council last night.Mayor Craig Little and chief executive Fergus Power were disappointed with the decision.“You can’t rescind this ... [Published Gisborne Herald - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 2 reports

New Zealand Energy relinquishes Castlepoint and Wairoa permits

New Zealand Energy Corp. has relinquished the Castlepoint and Wairoa permits in the East Coast Basin of New Zealand's North Island. Tags: New Zealand Energy Corp. ... [Published Scandinavian Oil-Gas Magazine - Full Feed - Jun 24 2014]

Quotes

"When people do follow these key steps it will inevitably lead to a reduction in these unfortunate events. It's all about being prudent before you get outout in the water."
"All too often police are called out to help those who have not taken basic precautions to keep themselves safe on the water." Ad Feedback Safer Boating Week runs until October 24, and aims to focus boaties' attention on ensuring they are ready to safely enjoy the summer boating...
"It's a reality that small boats are more vulnerable than larger boats" Mr Sturt told TV ONE's Breakfast programme
"It just shows how being prepared certainly works to your advantage - there's no doubt about that."

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Snell snug in lifejacket [Published Taranaki Daily News - Oct 17 2014]
Push for lifejackets to be compulsory [Published Waikato Times - Oct 17 2014]
Past haunts levy vote [Published FWplus - Oct 16 2014]
Boaties urged to use their brains to prevent fu... [Published ONE News - Oct 16 2014]
Safer Boating Week off to rough start [Published New Zealand Herald - Oct 16 2014]
Push for better safety amid boating deaths [Published NZCity - Oct 16 2014]
Safer boating campaign launches after tragic we... [Published ONE News - Oct 16 2014]
Exploring NZ's East Coast [Published Taranaki Daily News - Oct 15 2014]
Hawke's Bay children to get boat safety education [Published Newstalk ZB - Oct 15 2014]
3 Jail sentence after man beat dog to death wit... [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Oct 14 2014]
New boat safety education for Hawke's Bay schoo... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Oct 13 2014]
Weed killer closes dams [Published New Zealand Herald - Oct 13 2014]
Ferguson outshears Fagan to win title [Published Otago Daily Times - Oct 12 2014]
5 Duo make top morning vibe [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Oct 06 2014]
Ready for touring − let the fun begin [Published Gisborne Herald - Oct 01 2014]
Agenda 21 behind amalgamation push [Published Gisborne Herald - Sep 24 2014]
1 Napier returns to Labour, Nash returns to Par... [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Sep 20 2014]
Rail group angry over timing of wagons sale [Published Gisborne Herald - Sep 18 2014]
5 Chances high to see shield this week [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Sep 15 2014]
Napier candidate profiles [Published New Zealand Herald - Sep 14 2014]
Handbrake pulled on Wairoa ‘reboot’ [Published Gisborne Herald - Sep 13 2014]
5 'Pillow tax' plan angers moteliers [Published Hawkes Bay Today - Sep 12 2014]
NZ to extend Ultra-Fast Broadband to 80% of pop... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 05 2014]
More towns in line for ultrafast broadband [Published Otago Daily Times - Sep 04 2014]
Slip closes highway near Napier [Published Otago Daily Times - Sep 02 2014]
Web offset printers swap notes [Published Otago Daily Times - Aug 27 2014]
New Zealand Energy relinquishes Castlepoint and... [Published Scandinavian Oil-Gas Magazine - Full Feed - Jun 24 2014]
New Zealand Energy Relinquishes Castlepoint and... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jun 23 2014]
Wairoa District Council Defends Against Negativity [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - May 22 2014]
Remote Schools Broadband Initiative connects 12... [Published Telecompaper - Apr 16 2014]
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New Zealand Energy Relinquishes Castlepoint and... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jun 23 2014]
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 23, 2014) - New Zealand Energy Corp. ("NZEC" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NZ)(OTCQX:NZERF) today announced that the Company has relinquished the Castlepoint and Wairoa permits in the East Coast Basin ...
Wairoa District Council Defends Against Negativity [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - May 22 2014]
Wairoa is transforming into a vibrantly energetic part of New Zealand and will no longer accept spin-driven criticism. This is the message from newly-appointed CEO of Wairoa District Council Fergus Power, in response to recent criticism by the New .. ...
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