News
  • 21 Jun

    Taranaki Mounga wins Green Ribbon Award

    NEXT environmental initiative Taranaki Mounga has been honoured with a prestigious Green Ribbon Award.   read more

  • 01 Jun

    Native Birds in Desperate Situation, says Environment Commissioner

    NEXT CEO Bill Kermode welcomed the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s report on Saving New Zealand’s Birds released today.  read more

  • 23 May

    End of an Era

    NEXT environmental initiative the Rotoroa Island Trust has farewelled its Chairman Barrie Brown. Barrie has stepped down after a decade at the helm - and oversaw the transition from being a former Salvation Army drug and rehabilitation centre to the conservation park and wildlife sanctuary it is today.   read more

  • 10 May

    Meet the Musicians - Teia Kennedy

    NEXT would like to introduce you to one of the talented young Play it Strange musicians Teia Kennedy. Teia’s wonderful single “Armani’s Song” backs the video for the Rotorua education initiative Nga Pumanawa e Waru, that NEXT invests in.   read more

  • 02 May

    A Milestone for Taranaki Mounga Project

    A milestone for Taranaki Mounga project, one of the environmental initiatives NEXT invests in.  read more

  • 05 Apr

    NEXT hosts Sir Richard Branson to Predator Free Rotoroa Island

    NEXT was privileged to host international entrepreneur and philanthropist Sir Richard Branson on a visit to Rotoroa Island - as part of his interest in New Zealand’s mission to become Predator Free by 2050.  read more

  • 23 Mar

    Sir Rob Fenwick - Vision for a Predator Free NZ 2050

    NEXT environmental advisor Sir Rob Fenwick has declared a call to arms to protect our country - in a national battle against invasive predators.  read more

  • 07 Mar

    Philanthropy & Impact Investing

    David Thomas and his wife sold their mail order wine business for $A160miiliion - and decided to give half of it away.  read more

  • 14 Feb

    Collaboration and harnessing the power passion and talent of the school Principal is key to developing stronger leadership in schools …

    ..according to Ian Narev, Chair of the NEXT supported Springboard Trust and CEO of the Australian Commonwealth Bank.  read more