27 days ago

SuperSeniors Newsletter - April edition out now!

The Team from Office for Seniors

The latest edition of the SuperSeniors Newsletter is out now!

In this issue Minister for Seniors Ayesha Verrall gives us an overview of the first stage of the vaccine roll-out, Alzheimers NZ talks about making Aotearoa dementia-friendly, and how you can build and maintain physical health through fitness.

There’s also some advice on why Daylight Saving might be making you groggy and what you can do about it.

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1 day ago

Hotelliers plea for Queenstown to drop 'boom times bed tax experiment'

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Otago News

A bed tax proposal should be immediately and permanently abandoned, say Queenstown and Wānaka hoteliers.

“It is almost beyond belief that bed tax is being worked on while we all fight for recovery from the worst trading conditions in living memory,” said Hotel Council Aotearoa strategic director James Doolan.

He told Queenstown Lakes District Councillors to shelve “the boom times bed tax experiment”, at a hearing on Monday.

Read more here and tell us what you think about the proposed bed tax in the comments below. Do you think it will help or hinder the region?

1 day ago

Hotelliers plea for Queenstown to drop 'boom times bed tax experiment'

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Otago News

A bed tax proposal should be immediately and permanently abandoned, say Queenstown and Wānaka hoteliers.

“It is almost beyond belief that bed tax is being worked on while we all fight for recovery from the worst trading conditions in living memory,” said Hotel Council Aotearoa strategic director James Doolan.

He told Queenstown Lakes District Councillors to shelve “the boom times bed tax experiment”, at a hearing on Monday.

Read more here and tell us what you think about the proposed bed tax in the comments below. Do you think it will help or hinder the region?

2 days ago

Have you seen this amazing garden?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

They had a vision for their property, but they also had three floods in 20 years. That didn't stop them pursuing the garden of their dreams though.