News

Keep up to date with the latest business news for the West Coast of New Zealand.

Nov. 25, 2021

Car up for Jabs

DWC has partnered with Grey Ford in an effort to boost the West Coast’s lagging vaccination rate. Simply have both your vaccinations before 24 Decemb…

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Nov. 25, 2021

West Coast Christmas campaign

Development West Coast has launched an online Christmas campaign promoting West Coast-made products.

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Nov. 25, 2021

Glacier Country COVID impact survey (October 2021)

Development West Coast, with support from the Glacier Country Tourism Group, conducted a survey of Glacier Country businesses to gain a better unders…

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Nov. 19, 2021

Two Westland Dairy Farmers Bring Leadership Training Back to Community

Dairy farmers Anna Hart and Siobhan O’Malley recently completed a six-month leadership and governance course with the help of co-funding facilitated …

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Nov. 19, 2021

New graduates from West Coast Leadership Programme

The pool of leaders on the West Coast had another boost with the graduation of 17 participants from Development West Coast’s Leadership Programme.

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Nov. 19, 2021

GDP grows by 1.7% over the year to September 2021

The West Coast has been one of the hardest hit regions from the recent lockdowns, according to Infometrics’ latest provisional GDP estimates.

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Nov. 18, 2021

COVID Protection Framework (new traffic light system)

The Government has announced the next stage of the COVID-19 response plan to provide a pathway out of lockdown and give vaccinated New Zealanders mor…

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Nov. 14, 2021

Discovering the heritage hot spots of the West Coast

Mining tunnels, ghost towns, stamper batteries, shipwrecks, all in mind bogglingly beautiful locations. When it comes to heritage, the West Coast has…

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Nov. 13, 2021

Wavewise

CO.STARTERS graduate Pana Leontiadu uses West Coast waves as therapy in the social enterprise Wavewise.

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Nov. 13, 2021

Little Rock NZ

CO.STARTERS graduate Tania Reynolds' startup business. Little Rock NZ, is set to showcase big flavors of sweet chilli sauce.

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Nov. 11, 2021

Incubator Funding Round Opening For Creative And Cultural Events

The latest funding round of the Creative and Cultural Events Incubator is open.

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Nov. 1, 2021

DWC support brings aged care housing project a step closer for Greymouth

A new shared housing facility for older people is a step closer to being built in Greymouth, thanks to a $500,000 commitment from Development West Co…

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