Tag Archives: New Zealand

NAB flags more provisions as earnings drop

NAB flags more provisions as earnings drop

National Australia Bank has warned of additional provisions relating to regulatory compliance and posted a three per cent fall in third-quarter cash earnings. Lilly Vitoro

$A stays near multi-month lows

$A stays near multi-month lows

The Australian dollar has had a reprieve from recent lows but analysts expect more pressure on the currency in the near future. Swati PandeyReutersAugust 14, 201812:44pm T

Snow dumps at New Zealand ski resorts The Remarkables and Coronet Peak

Snow dumps at New Zealand ski resorts The Remarkables and Coronet Peak

NEW Zealand ski resorts are celebrating after two days of big snowfalls a fortnight before the ski season kicks off. Angela SaurineNews Corp AustraliaMay 31, 201311:25am S

What it’s like travelling around New Zealand in a campervan

What it’s like travelling around New Zealand in a campervan

TOO much tequila. Dolphins. Bungy jumping. A tourist has revealed what it’s really like travelling in a campervan around New Zealand. Vanessa CrollmXMay 7, 20143:52p

Fairfax swings to $63.8m annual loss

Fairfax swings to $63.8m annual loss

Fairfax Media has booked a full-year net loss of $63.8 million, hit by impairment charges and restructuring & redundancy costs. Lilly VitorovichAustralian Associat

Skydiver 360 degree rainbow selfie: Photo will change the way you look at rainbows

Skydiver 360 degree rainbow selfie: Photo will change the way you look at rainbows

A SKYDIVER snapped an incredible image of a circular rainbow, proving the leprechauns have had us fooled this whole time. news.com.auOctober 4, 20165:25pm Skydiver Anthony

Is Waitomo, New Zealand, the world’s most incredible cave?

Is Waitomo, New Zealand, the world’s most incredible cave?

NO, YOU’RE not dreaming. This surreal cave was discovered by a Maori tribesman in the 1800s. What lies inside is truly jawdropping. BY SUZY STRUTNERHuffington PostMa

Millbrook in Queenstown named TripAdvisor’s top New Zealand hotel for third year in a row

Millbrook in Queenstown named TripAdvisor’s top New Zealand hotel for third year in a row

A hotel in Queenstown has been named New Zealand’s top hotel for the third year in a row in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award. Catherine Lambert Lifesty

Why being a ski instructor in New Zealand is the best job on Earth

Why being a ski instructor in New Zealand is the best job on Earth

THE life of a ski instructor is something most of us only ever dream about. So what’s it really like having your office on the slopes? ROWENA RYAN, TRAVEL REPORTERn

NZ hotel rooms selling out as tourists take over island nation

NZ hotel rooms selling out as tourists take over island nation

OUR mates across the ditch are really popular with tourists. So popular, in fact, a new report claims New Zealand is running out of places to accommodate them. Fox NewsMar

Cruising Milford Sound, New Zealand’s ‘eighth wonder of the world’

Cruising Milford Sound, New Zealand’s ‘eighth wonder of the world’

IT’S been labelled one of the most extraordinary unsung wonders on the planet, but this incredible sight is closer than you’d think. PETER HALLEscapeSeptember

Auckland vs. Sydney: Reasons why New Zealand city is best

Auckland vs. Sydney: Reasons why New Zealand city is best

TIRED of the traffic, astronomical house prices and paying way more than you want for avocadoes? There is an answer, according to this guy. Andrew Brownnews.com.auApril 1

The Daily Plugin “Power Stacks” – My Shortcodes with Random Text

The Daily Plugin “Power Stacks” – My Shortcodes with Random Text

Today I am going to start what I hope is a semi-regularly occurring feature segment of The Daily Plugin series called “Plugin Power Stacks” where I will show a