Latest media releases and updates
Global recognition for Lower Hutt project
This week has brought international acclaim for a Hutt City Council project that is having a dramatic impact on the lives of children from high-deprivation communities through a range of sport, physical activity, leisure, learning, literacy and arts initiatives.
Sport NZ enables knowledge sharing with Sport Singapore
Sport NZ recently hosted a senior leader from Sport Singapore for a study trip to collaborate and share insights with organisations that are leading in coach and athlete development in New Zealand.
Celebrating the Te Araroa Trail
More than 550 people have completed New Zealand’s 3,000km national trail over the past year, while tens of thousands of others walked individual sections on shorter trips.
Recruiting coaches from overseas
Each year Immigration New Zealand review their Essential Skills in Demand Lists to facilitate the entry of appropriately skilled people to fill skill shortages.
STORY: National Volunteer Week, Ken Coulson
This week is National Volunteer Week, held to recognise and celebrate the invaluable contribution New Zealand’s approximately 1.2 million volunteers make across many aspects of society.