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All things Palmy (or almost Palmy) - that's what this page is about.  Keep an eye here for Palmy news and events and other cool things going down in the Manawatu!



I Love Palmy


Part One: George Street and Coleman Mall




I Love Palmy


Part Two:  Looking at the arts scene from the perspective of some of the city's most well known artistic talents.




Fun Stuff - Palmy & Beyond


Air New Zealand - Awarded 2010 Airline of the Year - Congrats to everyone on the team.  You guys make flying enjoyable and safe.  Thanks for helping us over the years make trips nationally and internationally.  Good on ya!





Starbucks Serving Up The Kiwi Flat White


Flat Whites being sold in Starbucks overseas!  That's right - our famous Flat White is being sold in Starbucks - GO NEW ZEALAND  Have a look here



Manawatu Standard News Headlines | Our Local Paper here in Palmy


Full Restricted Fire Season Put In Place For Manawatū, Horowhenua, Rangitīkei

18 Feb 2019

No open air fires without permit in Manawatū, Horowhenua, Rangitīkei.


Palmerston North Kapa Haka Group Honouring Co-founder's Memory At Te Matatini Ki Te Ao

18 Feb 2019

Festival is Te Tū Mataroa's first major event since co-founder Nathanial Ponga's death.


Palmerston North Mayor Keen To Grab Another Education Coup

18 Feb 2019

OPINION: The echoes of Palmerston North's one-time knowledge city claim have resurfaced.


The Problem With The Pace Of Modern Outrage

18 Feb 2019

OPINION: There is nothing quite so comfortable as a good, old-fashioned feeling of outrage. 


Palmerston North's Wildbase Recovery Centre Opens Up For Public Tours

17 Feb 2019

Public gets a sneak peak with short tours, as work continues on centre's final touches.




Manawatu Standard Sport Headlines


Mayhem Reigns Supreme At Sprintcar Races

17 Feb 2019

The crowd got more than they might have expected.


Speedway Semifinal Showdown Set To Be One Of The Best

03 Feb 2019

Four favourites got through Saturday night's qualifying at the Robertson Holden Speedway.


Cody Cooper Reclaims Woodville Motocross Grand Prix Crown

28 Jan 2019

Nobody had an answer for Bay of Plenty's Cody Cooper.


Knights Earn Home Final After Cutting Down Central Stags In T20 Super Smash

25 Jan 2019

Six wickets in 19 balls for one Knights spinner secures whopping Super Smash win against Central Stags.


Rugby Boss Speaks Candidly On Own Experience Of Domestic Violence

17 Dec 2018

NZ Rugby rebrands respect and responsibility programme and provincial boss reveals own story of domestic violence




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