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150 years since The Battle of Ōrākau in the Waikato War

Published By   /  March 31, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on 150 years since The Battle of Ōrākau in the Waikato War

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 150 years since The Battle of Ōrākau in the Waikato War The commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Ōrākau in the Waikato War (1863–1864) will take place on Tuesday 1 April. One of the most well-known battles of the New […]

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$2.5 million funding boost to restore Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

Published By   /  March 28, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on $2.5 million funding boost to restore Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: $2.5 million funding boost to restore Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust and the Ministry for Culture and Heritage today announced they will jointly provide funding of $2.5 million for the Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings, to be used towards restoration […]

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Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Published By   /  March 5, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand — The claims and opinions made in this statement are those of the release organisation and are not necessarily endorsed by, and are not necessarily those of, LonewolffilmsNZ or its owners. Also in no event […]

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150 years since attack on Rangiaowhia in the NZ Wars

Published By   /  February 20, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on 150 years since attack on Rangiaowhia in the NZ Wars

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 150 years since attack on Rangiaowhia in the NZ Wars ‘Me maumahara tātou – we must remember’  Friday 21 February represents 150 years since an attack on the village of Rangiaowhia in the Waikato War (1863–1864). The events that unfolded at the small […]

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150 years since the battle of Waiari in the New Zealand Wars

Published By   /  February 11, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on 150 years since the battle of Waiari in the New Zealand Wars

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 150 years since the battle of Waiari in the New Zealand Wars 150 years ago tommorow on 11 February the battle of Waiari in Waikato took place. It was one of the battles of the Waikato War (1863–1864), during which between 20 and […]

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Waitangi Day community events to be held nationwide

Published By   /  February 10, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Waitangi Day community events to be held nationwide

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Waitangi Day community events to be held nationwide On Waitangi Day, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage is supporting 58 community events across New Zealand that commemorate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. These events range from the largest, which takes place […]

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NZFC Greenlights Professional Development Services Programme

Published By   /  January 27, 2014  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on NZFC Greenlights Professional Development Services Programme

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZFC Greenlights Professional Development Services Programme The New Zealand Film Commission is pleased to announce the first recipients of the Professional Development Services Programme. Making of the ‘Beyond the Edge’ image is courtesy of the New Zealand Film Commission. The three year programme […]

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Flags to be flown at half-mast Tuesday 10 December 2013

Published By   /  December 10, 2013  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Flags to be flown at half-mast Tuesday 10 December 2013

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Flags to be flown at half-mast Tuesday 10 December 2013 In recognition of the memorial service for Nelson Mandela, to be held at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa on Tuesday 10 December 2013, the Prime Minister, the Right Honourable John Key […]

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New Zealand’s analogue television era ends

Published By   /  December 2, 2013  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New Zealand’s analogue television era ends

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Zealand’s analogue television era ends New Zealand’s last remaining analogue TV signals were closed down in the early hours of this morning, ushering Kiwi viewers into a new era of digital-only television.  To mark the event, Broadcasting Minister the Hon Craig Foss […]

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150 years since pivotal battle in New Zealand Wars

Published By   /  November 21, 2013  /  Ministry for Culture and Heritage, News, Press Release  /  Comments Off on 150 years since pivotal battle in New Zealand Wars

Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 150 years since pivotal battle in New Zealand Wars 150 years ago tomorrow (20 November) the battle of Rangiriri in the Waikato was one of the decisive battles of the Waikato War (1863–1864) and formed a key part of the New Zealand Wars. […]

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