News
  • 18 May

    Predator Free Community Champion Kelvin Hastie: "Tuis are dripping from our trees"

    Predator Free Community Champion Kelvin Hastie - who NEXT supported for three years, discusses the return of native birds in Wellington with Jesse Mulligan on RNZ. read more

  • 14 May

    Government Flags Boost to Predator Free Funding

    The Government has flagged extra funding for Predator Control in next week’s budget.  read more

  • 11 May

    Taranaki Mounga Becomes New Home for More Endangered Species

    Taranaki Mounga is coming back to life! Another 50 toutouwai - the endangered North Island Robin, have been released as part of the restoration initiative NEXT supports. read more

  • 10 May

    Wellington Showing Serious Signs of Becoming Predator Free

    Wellington is aiming to be the first Predator Free Capital City in the world - and as Newsroom reports, there are serious signs in the suburbs that backyard trappers are making a difference.  read more

  • 08 May

    Pāteke population in Abel Tasman soars

    The Abel Tasman National Park has been given the tick of approval as a home for pāteke, with the population of rare native ducks increasing dramatically.   read more

  • 03 May

    Birdsong Returning to Wellington - How Kelvin Hastie helped Transform his Suburb - and his City

    Have you heard what’s going on in Wellington? It’s a sound that is music to the ears of NEXT Predator Free Community Champion Kelvin Hastie- the Crofton Downs resident who was a catalyst for a burgeoning backyard trapping network - and the inspiration for Predator Free Wellington.  read more

  • 17 Apr

    NEXT Supports Bright Spots Awards for Teachers

    “The Bright Spots Awards are another opportunity for us to support examples of excellence in practice in New Zealand education. We are delighted to be able to partner with The Education Hub in them,” NEXT CEO Bill Kermode commenting on the new awards for teacher innovation, supported by NEXT. read more

  • 17 Apr

    NEXT Expert Teacher Awards Announced

    Two teachers have been selected as the winners of the NEXT Expert Teacher Award at the Mind Lab by Unitec Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Practice graduation held this week.  read more

  • 17 Apr

    NEXT Celebrates Four Years - Update on EOI Process

    NEXT Foundation is celebrating four years since its launch in 2014 – and now supports sixteen environmental and education initiatives.   read more