A Christchurch community will support the first refugees to return to the city - since 2010
A Christchurch community will support the first refugees to return to the city - since 2010 full story
Two immigration officials at Australian High Commission in South Africa sacked for visa fraud
Two staff from the Australian High Commission in Pretoria are sacked after allegedly issuing illegal visas to high-risk Nigerian students. full story
'Don't copy Harrison Ford': How the new Han Solo reprised an iconic Star Wars role
They say in space no-one can hear you scream. But even in a galaxy far, far away Star Wars fans will let you know if a new instalment doesn't stand up to the original trilogy. full story
Quote of the Day
"Build a man a fire, and he`ll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he`ll be warm for the rest of his life." Terry Pratchett, Jingo
1861 - First major gold rush in Otago
Gabriel Read gained fame and provincial government bonuses when he found gold near the Tuapeka River, a tributary of the Clutha River in Otago. more...
1966 - Coronation of first Māori Queen
Princess Piki, the daughter of King Koroki, was selected as the sixth Maori monarch − and first Queen − during her father's funeral, in accordance with Kingitanga protocol. She assumed her mothers name, Te Atairangikaahu. more...
Help Us to Help You!If you have any suggestions on how we could make NZCity your ultimate tool please fill in your comments below and hit the submit button. We will do our best to reply to all of your ideas and queries. Thanks for your support - The NZCity Team