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Rat trapping success
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Rat trapping success

Posted on 21 February 2024

An effort to preserve native wildlife and habitats on the West Coast has received a significant boost through a collaboration between the Motukiekie Wilderness Trust, Paparoa Wildlife Trust and the…

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"Over and out" for old Tākaka hill radio repeater
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"Over and out" for old Tākaka hill radio repeater

Posted on 20 December 2023

A new radio repeater on Tākaka Hill will provide a crucial communications link in Land Search and Rescue operations across the region.

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Rescue Helicopter Appeal raises 0ver $90,000
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Rescue Helicopter Appeal raises 0ver $90,000

Posted on 10 November 2023

The year’s NBS Rescue Helicopter Appeal has raised over $90,000 for the Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter Trust.

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October is NBS Rescue Helicopter Appeal month
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October is NBS Rescue Helicopter Appeal month

Posted on 05 October 2023

The Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter is ready for an exciting month of community support as they kickstart their annual fundraising appeal month.

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New bikes for West Coast schools
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New bikes for West Coast schools

Posted on 07 September 2023

Greymouth and Westport branches of NBS have demonstrated their commitment to community safety by investing $2,500 each towards the purchase of 8 new bikes for the West Coast Schools Bike…

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Stoke Volunteers Working to Preserve Marsden Valley’s Biodiversity
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Stoke Volunteers Working to Preserve Marsden Valley’s Biodiversity

Posted on 31 July 2023

The picturesque Marsden Valley, a vast expanse of natural beauty that adjoins the Brook Waimārama Sanctuary, has been facing challenges in preserving its unique flora and fauna due to the…

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Street art festival delivers 'something joyous'
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Street art festival delivers 'something joyous'

Posted on 25 July 2023

The purpose of a Motueka street art festival was to reconnect the community with “something joyous”. Organiser Dani Hedges felt like that goal had been achieved.

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Free Swimming Lessons for 140 Nelson-Tasman Children
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Free Swimming Lessons for 140 Nelson-Tasman Children

Posted on 28 June 2023

NBS, in collaboration with CLM, is proud to announce the sponsorship of two terms of free swimming lessons for 140 school children across the Nelson-Tasman region.

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Partnership putting helmets on heads
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Partnership putting helmets on heads

Posted on 14 June 2023

NBS, has recently announced a partnership with Rev Bikes and the Nelson Bike Hub.

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Tākaka Target Saver Account Holders will share the keys
Tākaka Target Saver Account Holders will share the keys

Posted on 25 May 2023

The Tata Beach Boat Ramp Committee have just received a welcome surprise to bolster their efforts to repair the eroded Tata Beach boat ramp.

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