Jennifer Nickel is a sustainability professional who is fascinated by environmental and wellbeing solutions for both urban and rural life. She is running for Waikato Regional Council’s Hamilton Ward in 2019.
Farrah Mohammed is an inspiring young entrepreneur and hard working Hamiltonian. She is passionate about food, well-being and helping people in her tough line of work
Chaz Naera is a youth worker and community leader right here in Hamilton, he has been on a whirlwind journey of culture and identity and has an amazing outlook on young peoples struggles and triumphs.
Alana Delich is a mum, ecologist, and farmer’s daughter running for Waikato Regional Council’s Taupō-Rotorua Ward in 2019.
Have you asked yourself what poetry really is? Ever wondered why poetry even exists? Have you asked yourself what poetry is? Now's your chance to find out from the "experts".
‘Paper’ Matt Shea is a 28-year old entrepreneur running for Hamilton City Council’s West Ward.
Kesh Naidoo-Rauf is a mum, a wife, a community pharmacist, business owner running for Hamilton City Council’s East Ward in 2019.
Here you’ll find everything you need to know to check your eligibility to vote, enrolment, and how to actually vote in this year’s elections.
A community lawyer and environmental activist, Sarah Thomson is running for Hamilton City Council’s West Ward in 2019 to advocate for sustainable growth.
Ever wanted to stand for council? Here’s what you need to know to launch your council campaign.
With experience in educational psychology, social entrepreneurship, and game development, Tim Young is rolling for Hamilton City Council to bring scientific literacy, urgency and 'A Young perspective'.
Cassidy Temese is campaigning to advocate and influence positive outcomes for all through the Waipā District Council.
Matthew Small is running for Hamilton City Council’s West Ward in 2019 to advocate for accessibility, rates management, and housing.
Kawena Jones is a young, highly-skilled, passionate Maori from Whatawhata, and candidate for Councillor of the Newcastle Ward.
Louise Hutt is a CEO, sustainability advocate, and creative who’s running for Mayor and Hamilton West in Hamilton City this election.
Dan Armstrong is committed to leading rural communities through change and upcoming challenges, so he’s running for Waikato Regional Council’s Waipa-King Country constituency.
To be the upholders of expression is to fight the good fight, to safeguard the revolutionary act of being creative, to ensure that the message we are communicating to the world is one that will push us towards a future that we have all had a hand in creating.
Rock bottom tends to provide one of two outcomes; quitting or persevering. We are interested in the persevering, in seeing rock bottom as a springboard in disguise.
Who doesn’t envy the life of a travel blogger? Well, a couple of months ago, I got to live the dream. I got a little taste of travel writing. This Easter 2019 was a life-changing time for me. Not only did I have the opportunity to journey to Rome on pilgrimage, but I also had the chance to visit Madrid, Torreciudad, and Barcelona in Spain. It was a time of reflection, of inspiration, and of wonder.
I challenge you, when opportunity comes knocking, when something catches your attention, even for just a moment, lean in to it. Feel the discomfort of something new and start anyway. In our passion we must find the courage to start something.