149 days ago

Red Cross 2020 Street Appeal

Amber McArthur from Red Cross - Gisborne Service Centre

Red Cross has always been about good people doing good things. We’ve been working in New Zealand for more than a century and today, you’ll find us lending a hand our Community, New Zealand and around the world – we’re here for good!

Our Annual Street Appeal is being held in Gisborne on Thursday the 19th, Friday the 20th and Saturday the 21st of March and we are on the search for collectors. Just a few hours our of your day will mean all the difference to people in need.

Able to help? Please sign up by clicking the "Read More" button below and our Area Coordinator will get in contact with you to book a site and time.

Thank-you so much for your support.

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1 day ago

Poll: Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?

Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.

New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.

Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

To read more, click here.

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Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
  • 59.9% Yes, five days is not enough
    59.9% Complete
  • 13.2% No, I never use mine up anyway
    13.2% Complete
  • 27% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis
    27% Complete
2915 votes
7 hours ago

Dunedin's coast: NZ's little slice of "Bali" is full of wildlife

Trupti Biradar Reporter from Stuff Travel

With sweeping beaches, hidden caves, seals, penguins and albatross - we think this must be the most underrated stretch of New Zealand. Have you been? Read more on the link below.

1 hour ago

Support local businesses and save this school holidays

The Team from Red Cross - Waikato Service Centre

Enjoy fantastic savings these school holidays, support local businesses and New Zealand Red Cross all at the same time!

Purchase the new digital entertainment book and not only will you be able to take it everywhere you go on your mobile phone but also receive bonus gifts for purchasing your Entertainment membership today!

For the next week, you will receive 2 extra months on top of the usual 12 months’ validity, plus a $10 or $20 Countdown gift voucher depending on which membership you choose. 🥂☕️🍜🍣🍿

Purchase here today: www.entertainmentbook.co.nz...

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