Media Releases

The Southern Trust allocated $12,000 in grants in 2018
15 Jan, 2019 | Filed in:

 Community groups across New Zealand received $12,824,724 in grants from The Southern Trust in 2018.

Kailkoura's Mayfair Theatre receives $300,000 in funding
13 Jan, 2019 | Filed in:

Kaikoura’s historic Mayfair Theatre is a step closer to its rebuild funding total thanks to a recent $300,000 grant from The Southern Trust.
The Southern Trust CEO and Trustee Karen Shea said “The redevelopment was identified by the community as a priority post-earthquake and we were able to provide funding in tandem with the support for other groups.”  

The NZ Whisky Collection barrels ageing in Oamaru
18 Dec, 2018 | Filed in:

The New Zealand Whisky Collection, based in Oamaru, has successfully raised more than $780,000 in funds to assist with the next stage of its development. The NZ Whisky Collection has signed the lease to move its Oamaru barrel storage and to bottling to the charming old Northern Hotel.

A NZ sheep farm using WormFEC from Techion
11 Dec, 2018 | Filed in:

A group of leading sheep breeders have formed WormFEC Gold to show farmers that breeding for parasite resistant genetics will strengthen flocks and save time and money… continue reading

2 Nov, 2018 | Filed in:

The deadline for applications for the 2019 iD International Emerging Designer is 30th November 2018 \\ Tickets for the 2019 shows will be available to the public through Ticket Direct starting Saturday 1st December 2018.

Techion MD Greg Mirams
29 Oct, 2018 | Filed in:

Agritech technology developed in New Zealand for farmers is showing potential to help manage disease in children in developing countries.