Our Stories

Firearms amnesty - do the right thing

posted: 6:30 pm - 18th August 2019

Anyone can hand-in any firearm – no questions asked – as part of the firearms amnesty, organised by the New Zealand Police, which runs until December 20, 2019. Read more

Doco allows for open dialogue in Pacific families

posted: 8:30 pm - 11th August 2019

Born from frustration and not understanding their dad Saia Mafile’o, For My Father’s Kingdom became a journey for Vea Mafile’o and her siblings to make sense of their lives and their family’s history and journey to the present. Read more

Pacific young people in regions grasp hold of opportunity

posted: 8:00 pm - 11th August 2019

Palmerston North Girls' High School Year 12 student Celestial Mareni Brown says being a Pacific youth in Palmerston North and the surrounding region is challenging, although very rewarding.   Read more

Vision of economic prosperity for Pacific people

posted: 7:30 pm - 11th August 2019

The new chair of Pacific Business Trust (PBT) Tevita Funaki is driven by the dream to see more Pacific people experience greater levels of wellbeing, including economic prosperity. Read more

Future generations will thank us for learning Pacific languages

posted: 8:45 pm - 4th August 2019

Cook Islands Language Week is an opportunity to celebrate the important role Pacific languages play in the daily lives of thousands of our Pacific friends, neighbours, colleagues and loved ones. Read more