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Hamilton post boxes targeted for burglaries

18 December 2008

New Zealand Post is advising Hamilton residents to be careful in choosing where and when they post mail after a number of burglaries from suburban street post boxes in the last fortnight.

Postal services return to normal in central Christchurch

14 December 2008

Postal services in central Christchurch are returning to normal after dust caused by building work in the Hereford Street premises has tested as non-harmful.

Temporary disruption to central Christchurch postal services

12 December 2008

Postal services in central Christchurch today are being affected by dust caused by building work in the Hereford Street premises occupied by New Zealand Post's mail delivery branch and PostShop

Papatoetoe South PostShop to close

5 December 2008

New Zealand Post today announced the Papatoetoe South PostShop at 578 Great South Road, Auckland, will close on 24 January 2009 following mutual agreement between New Zealand Post and the franchise

Corporate responsibility key to future business success

5 December 2008

Ethical behaviour and business sustainability through planned corporate responsibility programmes are essential to future business success, New Zealand Post Group Chief Executive John Allen said to

New Zealand Post supports motorcycle safety in mail delivery

4 December 2008

New Zealand Post said today it is serious about the safety of the public and its posties in the delivery of mail and fully supports Police messages about the dangers of riding mopeds on footpaths.<

Whangerei Post Box Removed After Repeated Vandalism

26 November 2008

New Zealand Post is removing a street mail box in Tui Crescent, Whangarei, following the latest in a series of vandal attacks.

Redirecting your mail made easier with new online service

17 November 2008

New Zealand Post today launched a new online service to help household customers redirect mail.

Jenny Pattrick Wins New Zealand Post Mansfield Literary Prize

13 November 2008

New Zealand Post and the Katherine Mansfield Menton Trust today announced Wellington author Jenny Pattrick as winner of the 2009 New Zealand Post Mansfield Prize.

"A live donkey" missed a pole but made history

23 October 2008

In 1908, Ernest Shackleton set out from Lyttelton aboard the Nimrod on his second attempt to reach the South Geographic Pole.The expedition failed to reach the Pole, but achieved many successes inc