Skip to main content


Timothy Castle, Robyn Clements and Dillon Boucher appointed to the Drug Free Sport New Zealand Board

2021 Apr 29

Timothy (Tim) Castle has been reappointed as Chair and Robyn Clements and Dillon Boucher MNZM have been appointed as members to the board of Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ). Tim Castle’s1rea…

$5.7 million investment to support disabled people in sport and recreation

2021 Apr 27

Beehive Media Release Sport and Recreation Minister Grant Robertson has today announced how $5.7 million will be allocated to create better quality experiences for disabled tamariki and1rangatahi.…

$950k funding boost for World Conference on Women and Sport

2021 Mar 08

Beehive media release. An additional $950,000 investment has been made to support New Zealand’s hosting of the 8th World Conference of the International Working Group on Women in Sport (IWG) in…

Govt committed to hosting Rugby World Cup

2021 Mar 03

Beehive media release. The Government remains committed to hosting the Women’s Rugby World Cup in New Zealand in 2022 should a decision be made by World Rugby this weekend to postpone this1year�…

Healthy Active Learning programme introduced to more than 300 schools

2021 Feb 11

Beehive media release. Children and young people in more than 300 schools and kura are part of an innovative programme that brings together learning about healthy eating and drinking habits, while…

Sport NZ invests an additional $7m into new plan for Māori wellbeing

2020 Nov 17

Sport NZ media release. Sport NZ Ihi Aotearoa has announced $7m of new investment over the next four years to improve wellbeing outcomes for Māori. This new plan will see the government agency…

Raelene Castle appointed CEO of Sport NZ

2020 Nov 04

Sport New Zealand media release. Raelene Castle ONZM has been appointed as the next CEO of Sport NZ. She replaces Peter Miskimmin, who steps down on 11 December after 11 years in the role. Ms Cast…

Sport NZ Encourages People To Make The Most Of Daylight Savings

2020 Sep 27

Sport New Zealand media release New COVID-19 research highlights post-lockdown decline in participation levels Sport NZ is encouraging New Zealanders to take full advantage of daylight savings b…

International sport back up and running in New Zealand

2020 Sep 25

Minister Robertson media release The Government is welcoming today’s announcement that the West Indies and Pakistan cricket teams will tour New Zealand this summer.  “A lot of hard work1ha…

Drug Free Sport New Zealand And Sport Integrity Australia Education Collaboration Wins Recognition

2020 Sep 25

Drug Free Sport New Zealand media release Two of Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s (DFSNZ) Education resources have won accolades at the 2020 LearnX Live! Summit and Awards Show, held virtually on …

Articles 40 ‐ 50 of 72