The 5th Farming for the Future was held at the Carterton Events Centre on 10 April 2018, and this year I and Michaela Manley trotted around the delegates with our recorders to capture their thoughts on three questions: What are the challenges you face in your business? What are you most excited about for the future … More Farming for the Future 2018 pt1
Incentro is an IT solutions and digital services company based in Holland. I came across an article published by the BBC about Incentro’s 2012 re-boot from a traditional top-down firm to a business with happiness and fun at its heart. I wanted to learn more about this incredible company where all staff are equal and … More The Business of Happy – Incentro, Holland
Well hello there! April’s edition of ReCooper8 is here for you to enjoy again and again and again! I know, what a thought! On this month’s show, Lucy and Katie chat with our Man in Space, Lee Mauger, organiser of the 2018 Space and Science Festival being hosted at Greytown School on 5 May, as … More ReCooper8, April 2018
This is an old story from 2015, when the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) was very much in the news and the good people of Featherston took to the streets to peacefully protest the agreement and to raise public awareness of the issues. A ‘new-look‘ TPP (or CPTPP!) is currently on the table, and you can … More Featherston Stories #10 Protesting the TPPA
Here’s March’s episode of ReCooper8 again for your listening pleasure! In this show Katie n Coops chatted like the divas we are to Nikki King, entrepreneur, trumpet player, rock star, graphic designer, host of Arrow FM’s Nothing Personal, aaaaannnnnnnd one of the organisers behind the 2018 Talent Wairarapa; Mike Osborne and Helen Dews about the … More Marvellous March on ReCooper8!
Last month Katie and Lucy chatted with Lee Mauger, Mark Gee and Viv Napier about the Dark Skies initiative here in the beautiful, big skied Wairarapa, and got all the gen on the new Carterton co-working space, 3Mile, with Marie-Claire Andrews! You can listen to all that good stuff again here! Thank you to the … More Take a journey into space…..
Tune into Arrow FM 92.7 on Sunday 18 Feb 8pm – 10pm, for a fun night of chat and music with Katie and Lucy! This month K&L will be chatting to Lee Mauger, Mark Gee and Her Worship the Mayor, Viv Napier, about the Dark Skies initiative for the Wairarapa. And from 9pm we will be … More Coming up on ReCooper8 Sunday 18 Feb
Back in December ’17, Lucy and Katie dedicated the show to the topic of menopause, and damn was it a fine two hours! And you can listen again here, via iTunes or from Arrow 92.7FM. The show starts with a chat with Professor Bev Lawton from the Wellington Menopause Clinic, followed by Jen Olson, a Wairarapa based … More Is it me, or is it hot in here?
November’s edition of ReCooper8 is hot off the…. digital recorder! Featuring Louise Proudfoot, talking about her play, Desperate Huttwives, playing at Hutt Old Boys Marist Club Rooms in Lower Hutt and the Hannah Playhouse in Wellington this December (dir. Geraldine Brophy); Gerry Paul, Kiwi musician, writer, producer and co-founder of Coastella Music Festival, which is … More Summer, summer, summertime!
Here at last is the third and final morsel of September’s bumper edition of ReCooper8! In this section, Holly and Zac Winterwood talk about their stunning new work, Paeakau The Opera, which has been especially commissioned for this year’s Kokomai Creative Festival and will debut on Saturday 15 October at Aratoi Museum. If you live … More Paeakau The Opera and Andrew Laking