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Saturday, July 30, 2016
Friday, July 29, 2016
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Future of Auckland unveiled: Unitary Plan to go up and out:
'Acts of cultural vandalism'
Property valuers have slammed the new Unitary Plan for "acts of cultural vandalism" against heritage areas and Maori ancestral sites.
Ashley Church of the Property Institute, which represents valuers, attacked provisions in the plan to delete building demolition controls for pre-1944 houses and the schedule of sites of value to mana whenua as "unnecessary acts of cultural vandalism".
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Expression of Interest: artefact analysis from a late
Victorian urban residential site in Sydenham, Christchurch. Offers of service
or expression of interest sought from students or consultants with experience
in historic artefact analysis. Contact: Jeremy Habberfield-Short M 0224 987 254
ANU archaeologist inducted into British Academy | PressReleasePoint: "
Emeritus Professor Peter Bellwood. Photo: supplied.
To be inducted into such a prestigious group as the British Academy is a fantastic achievement for Professor Bellwood."
ASHA Conference Christchurch
Just a reminder that the ASHA
early bird registration closes on 10 August & that paper submissions are
also due before then. You can find more information about the conference
Monday, July 25, 2016
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Saturday, July 23, 2016
"A brand new Kiwi series, Heritage Rescue starts Sunday August 7th, 7:30 pm on Choice TV."
Friday, July 22, 2016
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Rosanne Hawarden writes:1) This is on behalf of Sonia Haoa of
Mata Ki Te Rangi Rapa Nui (Easter Island) Foundation. This conference on
Early Pacific Migration will gather international researchers who have an
interest in how culture, language, and people/flora/fauna first spread
throughout the Pacific region. The conference runs from 6-10 November, 2016 in
Ubud, Bali. For details see www.earlypacificmigration.org. P
lease register interest on the conference website by 29th
2) Sonia Haoa
is also the convenor of the 10th Easter Island conference (see link for past ones)on Rapanu
in 2018 and needs the support of the archaeological community for this forthcoming conference. She will be well known to many NZAA members.
Do get in
touch with Sonia directly at email@example.com
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
BBC South Today: "Unveiled to the world. Today we'll finally see Mary Rose without any obstructions for the first time in 471 years."
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Monday, July 18, 2016
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Friday, July 15, 2016
Bloody battle forgotten | Stuff.co.nz:
Kaikohe residents Marge and Martin Watts want people to know about The Battle of Ohaeawai that seems to have flown under the radar in the Far North.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Extinct sea lion discovery raises by-catch fears | Radio New Zealand News:
Otago University zoological researcher Nic Rawlence said the remote islands were once home to the sea lions that were driven to extinction by human settlement.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Saturday, July 09, 2016
Friday, July 08, 2016
Thursday, July 07, 2016
2016 ASHA Conference:
The 2016 ASHA conference will be held in Christchurch, New Zealand, from 28 September to 1 October.
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Lottery Environment and Heritage committee grants | Scoop News:
"$260,000 was given to Antarctic Heritage Trust to conserve Sir Edmund Hillary’s Trans-Antarctic Expedition Historic Hut and artefact collection in Antarctica."
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Saturday, July 02, 2016
Friday, July 01, 2016
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