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Introducing Miriama Lucas

We are very pleased to welcome Miriama to our team as Healthy Active Learning Advisor in the Ruapehu region.  Miriama is working with the Ruapehu HAL schools to help improve the wellbeing of their tamariki through healthy eating, drinking, and quality physical activity.  
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Active Community Newsletter – December 2023

Read our Active Community Newsletter – December 2023
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Healthy Active Newsletter – December 2023

Updates from our Healthy Active Learning team.
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Danny Jonas resigns as Sport Whanganui Chief Executive

After more than 30 years’ service with Sport Whanganui, Danny Jonas is stepping down from his role as Chief Executive in early-2024.
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Call for disability advocates to join network

“We have put the call out to anyone who has an interest in the disability sector to be involved in a group aimed at sharing the voice of disabled people in Whanganui.”
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Winners announced at School Sports Awards

A wide range of talented young sportspeople were celebrated at the 2023 Mitre 10 MEGA Whanganui Secondary School Sports Awards held at Cullinane College on Wednesday, 1 November.
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Active Community Newsletter – October 2023

This month we: – Celebrate a new ItsMyMove participant. – Nominations for Sports Hall of Fame are open. – See what events and activities are coming up.
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Healthy Active Learning Newsletter – October 2023

A few items in our October newsletter: – Learning opportunities – Updates from HAL Schools – Upcoming Ki o Rahi competition – Ruapehu Clubs & Codes Expo opportunity
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Nominations open for the Whanganui Sports Hall of Fame

Nominations are being sought for the Whanganui Sports Hall of Fame for the first time since 2019.
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Rangitīkei sporting community going from strength to strength.

Everything from highland dancing to boxing was on offer to curious Rangitīkei locals at the recent Clubs and Codes Expo held at the Marton RSA War Memorial Hall on 14 September.
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Healthy Active Learning Newsletter August 2023

Included in our August newsletter:– Welcome to Leah, our new Ruapehu Community Connector– Kī-o-Rahi wānanga in Whanganui and Rangitikei  – Learning opportunities CLICK HERE to read the newsletter.
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Active Community Newsletter – August 2023

Our latest e-newsletter includes upcoming event previews, Awhi te Rangatahi recipients announced, and introduces two new team members – Milly and Leah.
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