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Waikato-Tainui settlement story launched on 25th anniversary of Treaty signing

The story of the Waikato-Tainui Treaty process and its enduring impact on the community is being told with a five-part web story launched on the 25th anniversary of settlement, announced Associate Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Carmel Sepuloni.

New book confirms dramatic increase in number of New Zealand soldiers at Gallipoli

Two NZDF historians have published an e-book confirming that the number of NZ soldiers who served at Gallipoli in 1915 was more than 16,000.

NZ wins bid to co-host 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Ministers Grant Robertson & Phil Twyford are welcoming the success of the trans-Tasman AsOne bid in securing co-hosting of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Help Keep Sport “Kiwi” By Taking The 101 - DFSNZ Launches Clean Sport 101

Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) is encouraging club level sports people to “take the 101” and learn how the sports anti-doping rules apply to them.

Lights! Camera! Action! NZ On Air productions return to set under new health and safety measures

The local screen production sector is kicking back into action with newly issued ScreenSafe guidelines.