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Te Uku School funded to trial innovative teaching approaches

Local MP Barbara Kuriger says she can’t wait to see the results of the Te Uku School project develop through the next two years, which has been given $50,000.00 as...


June Newsletters

Fieldays will shortly be upon us and I am absolutely delighted that the roundabout at the intersection of State Highway 3 (Ohaupo Road) and State Highway 21 (Airport Road) has...


Greater connectivity for Ohura welcomed

Taranaki-King Country MP Barbara Kuriger today welcomes the completed installation of the cell tower in Ohura, which will increase mobile coverage and high-speed rural wireless broadband. “Now operational in Ohura,...


Customs And Excise (Tobacco Products - Budget Measures) Amendment Bill - First Reading - Part 10


Budget 2016


General Debate 25 May


$1.2 million for accommodation along the Timber Trail cycleway

The Government is investing in three new projects to help boost tourism in the regions and one of them is in our patch, says Local MP Barbara Kuriger. “I’ve recently...


New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Southern DHB) Elections Bill - Third reading - Part 8


MP encourages people to make a difference for our children

Local MP Barbara Kuriger is encouraging people in the community to put their hand up for School Board of Trustee elections. “Nominations are open until 20 May and I want...


MP praises schools for working together for local kids

There are now 1,435 local students at nine schools in the Waitomo District forming the new Waitomo Community of Learning. “This means students of the Waitomo District will benefit from...