Paparoa National Park

Photo: Pancake Rocks Established in 1987, Paparoa National Park is perhaps most famous for the Pancake Rocks and blowholes of Dolomite Point, near the little settlement of Punakaiki. The park includes luxuriant coastal forest, limestone cliffs and canyons, caves, and underground streams. Key Links https://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/west-coast/places/paparoa-national-park https://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/west-coast/places/paparoa-national-park/things-to-do/tracks/paparoa-track/ Great Walks New Zealand’s Department of Conservation has announced …

Great Walks in New Zealand

Photo: Flying Kiwi Tours, Routeburn Track New Zealand’s nine (soon to be ten!) Great Walks are premier tracks that pass through diverse and spectacular scenery. From native forests, lakes and rivers to rugged mountain peaks, deep gorges and vast valleys…there’s a Great Walk for everyone! – DOC International visitors – check new prices for Milford, …

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern 09.2018

Twitter Profile Snapshots of the September 2018 USA trip of New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern: Key Links https://www.labour.org.nz/jacindaardern https://twitter.com/jacindaardern Embedded Tweets Jacinda Ardern used her debut speech to the UN to directly challenge the view of the world outlined by Donald Trump https://t.co/v0WqRTygLa pic.twitter.com/iaUAxao7Iu — The Sydney Morning Herald (@smh) September 28, 2018 New …

Collaboration in New Zealand Travel and Tourism

Posters Join us on a virtual tour of travel and tourism in New Zealand (Aotearoa). Related to this feature is a Google Doc: Collaboration in New Zealand Travel and Tourism — https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YiYNLbBqoMksx3aftECKi4rMdupAmMFe8QL3TaS9lNA/edit — that anyone can edit. Obviously, we’d like people who can be knowledgeable and helpful to participate. Questions Are there examples of travel trade …

Māori Language Week / Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2018

Poster New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Māori Language Week, Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori, is a popular, government-sponsored initiative promoting the use of Māori language. The week is part of the broader Māori language revival and raises public awareness for Māori language revitalization, learning and public usage. Hashtags: #TeWikioteReoMāori, #MāoriLanguageWeek Look for details online Te Taura …

Kaitiakitanga

Buzzwords Kaitiakitanga (Ky – tee – ah – kee – tongue – ah ) is a Māori word which means the ‘guardianship of the environment that supports us’ aka stewardship Along with manaakitanga (hospitality), kaitiakitanga is a cornerstone in the tourism strategy of New Zealand (Aotearoa). Elsewhere on the Web Kaitiakitanga – guardianship and conservation …

Red Peak

Buzzwords Debates about the flag of New Zealand New Zealand Flagengaging-with-government: the-nz-flaghttp://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2015/dec/11/new-zealand-flag-referendum-first-results-livehttp://www.elections.org.nz/flaghttp://www.elections.org.nz/news-media/last-chance-enrol-vote-first-flag-referendumhttp://www.designassembly.org.nz/articles/the-fit-of-peak-and-the-need-to-votehttps://twitter.com/aucklandmuseum/status/665651809604775936http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/the-flag-debate/73991557/Opinion-Red-Peak-has-the-same-qualities-that-define-us-as-New-Zealandershttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_flag_referendums,_2015%E2%80%9316http://yorrike.com/post/128302897649/hypno-flag-is-the-best-optionhttp://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/saturday/audio/201775057/playing-favourites-with-aaron-dustin#RedPeak at the intersection of social media and good flag design (Minute 25:00 http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/sat/sat-20151017-1005-playing_favourites_with_aaron_dustin-048.mp3) @various @SaturdayRNZ @romanmarshttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11508844https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/facebook-likes-and-petitions-fail-to-get-red-peak-back-into-flag-contention-q09352http://www.3news.co.nz/nznews/key-rules-out-adding-red-peak-to-referendum-2015090708#axzz3kzaKdZNshttp://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/71792805/red-peak-flag-not-an-option-john-key-sayshttp://www.stuff.co.nz/national/71204570/reddit-ranks-new-zealands-flag-optionshttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11506245https://www.facebook.com/redpeakflaghttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11507494http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/283459/flag-the-rest,-the-red-peak-is-best,-says-campaignerhttp://www.radiolive.co.nz/DUNCAN-GARNER-The-unpopular-truth-about-Red-Peak/tabid/615/articleID/97289/Default.aspxhttp://www.3news.co.nz/tvshows/story/poll-should-the-red-peak-flag-be-included-as-an-option-in-the-flag-referendum-2015090714Red Peak – Radio NZSocial media provides platform for flag design change – Radio NZhttp://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/thepanel/audio/201770332/nz-flaghttps://www.change.org/p/prime-minister-john-key-red-peaks-for-new-zealand-flaghttp://redpeak.nzhttp://aotearoaflag.tumblr.com – @varioushttps://www.dropbox.com/sh/w2hhyj34tva45vf/AABbt5YJtrKBerF-lcbe9-SZa?dl=0http://rowansimpson.com/2015/09/02/dear-johnhttps://plus.google.com/+nzherald/posts/gpQrzK1CDwZhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wz29_bFxBZAhttp://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-34171294https://dimpost.wordpress.com/2015/09/08/and-anotherhttp://www.nbr.co.nz/opinion/flag-consideration-panel-fails-miserablyhttp://idealog.co.nz/design/2015/09/seeing-red-peakhttp://cartoonsbyjim.com/?sid=171http://rickdavidson.com/2015/09/red-peak-a-nation-all-grown-uphttps://medium.com/@farahiqbal/fern-fern-fern-fern-peak-12e9ceca0796Why I support the Red Peak Flaghttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11511397http://www.economist.com/news/asia/21664232-changing-national-symbols-proves-irksome-hang-up-fernhttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11511397http://rowansimpson.com/2015/09/13/i-heart-the-silver-fern/http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11514088http://www.kevinhelas.com/the-art-of-not-peaking-too-soonhttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11517682http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/political/285010/red-peak-looking-likely-to-risehttp://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11517757http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/sep/23/new-zealands-flag-referendum-fifth-option-to-be-added-after-public-pressurehttp://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-34333018https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Peak_flag New Zealand flag debate Planeta.com

5th Oceania Congress for Conservation Biology (2018)

Hashtags Wellington, New Zealand The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) Oceania section is proud to team up with Victoria University of Wellington to host the 5th Oceania Congress for Conservation Biology to be held on July 3-5, 2018. Hashtag: #SCOB2018 The meeting will bring together the community of conservation professionals to address conservation challenges and …