Fri 24 Mar 2017
| Out and About

A donation will help breed and train guide dog puppies so they can one day be the eyes of a New Zealander who is blind or has low vision.

Thu 23 Mar 2017
| Customs

Coin seals patrol vessel’s good fortune

A traditional coin ceremony held with Q-West boat builders in Wanganui yesterday put Customs’ official seal on the powerhouse of its new patrol vessel Hawk V.

Thu 23 Mar 2017
| Conservation

Demand from groups wishing to put commercial beehives on conservation land has soared in the past few years, particularly those who are interested in capitalising on manuka honey production.

The Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team today launched a website telling the stories of its mammoth repair programme.

SCIRT's Learning Legacy Website distils valuable lessons learnt over six years spent repairing Christchurch's underground pipe networks, roads, bridges and retaining walls.

Thu 16 Mar 2017

Disability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner today congratulates Robert Martin on becoming the first person with a learning disability to sit on the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Mon 13 Mar 2017

Hi everyone

I hope you have all had a great 2017 so far, and a relaxing break with friends and family over the summer.