Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara.
Hi Neighbours, could you imagine cows floating down the Waikato River?
These cows are floating on Europe's largest port, in another effort to make cattle farming more sustainable. The owners call it the world's first 'floating farm'. It's in Rotterdam and they want it to minimize waste and land use, and also bring food production closer to the city.
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Halloween is coming up on October 31, and there'll be lots of spooktacular-ly dressed trick or treaters around the neighbourhood!
Are you looking forward to seeing them? Will you be celebrating Halloween?
10.6% I love it - one of my favorite times of the year10.6% Complete
0.8% I use it as an excuse to dress up!0.8% Complete
22.8% Hate it - we shouldn't celebrate evil and darkness22.8% Complete
39.8% It's a nuisance - I won't be answering the door on the night39.8% Complete
26% It's just like any other day for me26% Complete
David Trewavas has been returned as mayor for the Taupō District but with a reduced vote buffer on his nearest rival.
With 95 per cent of the vote counted on Sunday and the overall result unlikely to change, Trewavas had garnered 6,378 votes - just under 3000 votes ahead of second placegetter Zane Cozens (3,416). In third place was Christine Rankin (1,835) then Kim Eyles (212).
Meanwhile, Deputy Mayor Rosie Harvey and sitting councillor Roseanne Jollands have been ousted from the council table.
For more results click www.stuff.co.nz... [here].
So are you happy with your new council?
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