Matariki has many different names around the world: the Pleiades, Seven Sisters, Makali’i and Subaru. In New Zealand, the sighting of this star cluster on June 25th marks Māori New Year. Happy Matariki Aotearoa!
Awesome to see our 2017 New Zealander of the Year Taika Waititi team up with the New Zealand Human Rights Commission to take a tongue in cheek approach to tackling a very real problem. #givenothingtoracism
Our Chief Economist Zoe Wallis caught up with the Sharesies team to discuss the quirks around financial decision making. The Kiwibank FinTech Accelerator participant is now in the middle of their beta launch and it's pretty exciting!
Hey Kiwibankers, you can still head to our digital branch this Queen's Birthday but most of our physical branches will be closed. Check out whether your local branch is open [ Bit.ly Link ]. Our customer service and online teams will be working 8am til 4.30pm on Monday.
Our team in the Hawkes Bay are getting behind the Maraetōtara River Planting initiative from the Million Metres Streams Project. If you’d like to help, the Project will be matching all private donations dollar for dollar. Get involved!
It was great to see our partnership with the Predator Free New Zealand Trust in action in Tasman Bay this week. The Mapua Dawn Chorus are one of the active communities around the country, joining forces in the battle against predators who are pushing our unique native species to the brink of extinction
We’re supporting our Wellington friends at Kaibosh this month by taking part in the Make a Meal in May initiative. For every $20 donation Kaibosh can provide 20 meals to those in our community who need it most.