Joseph Parker vs Junior Fa exclusive to Spark Sport

11 February 2021

Joseph Parker and Junior Fa are going toe to toe in a Kiwi showdown on February 27 from 7.30pm. Make sure your venue is the place to be, to catch every hit from our two top 10 world heavyweights. Exclusively on Spark Sport.

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Covid-19 Vaccine - Guideline for Employment

9 February 2021

The first shipment of the Pfizer vaccine is due to reach New Zealand by April and will be available to border staff and essential health workers in the first instance.  Already there is a lot of talk around whether an employer has the ability to insist that employees are vaccinated against COVID-19.  

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Clubs New Zealand no longer able to accept payment by cheque

4 February 2021

The demise of cheques has long been foreshadowed, last year ACC and Inland Revenue announced they would no longer be accepting cheques and now in 2021 many banks are moving to phase cheques out entirely. 

Clubs New Zealand's bank is one of those to announce that the use of cheques as a payment method will be discontinued this year.  As a result of this Clubs New Zealand will no longer be able to accept cheques as a form of payment from clubs.

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Government Expands Small Loan Scheme

2 February 2021

The government has announced an expansion of the small business loan scheme (SBLS), a COVID-19 related support measure where the government lends directly to businesses.

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COVID-19 Update - 28 January 2021

28 January 2021

This week COVID-19 has edged its way back into the spotlight after a case was recorded in the community in Northland and two further cases have been identified in Auckland.

The latest updates suggest that these cases are linked to the border and that the virus was contracted from within managed isolation facilities.  These cases are a stark reminder that we are operating during a global pandemic and that the situation can change within a matter of days.

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Investing in Clubs Sports 2021

28 January 2021

In 2018 the Clubs New Zealand Board made a commitment to invest in Clubs New Zealand Sport.  Part of that investment has been in securing merchandise for participants, the continuation of prize draws and the ongoing review of Clubs New Zealand Sports.

Based on a review of feedback from host clubs and players we are going to implement some immediate changes to the Clubs New Zealand sports prize draws in 2021.  These changes will be monitored throughout the year with a view to introduce a fully revamped Clubs Sport offering ready for 2022.

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2021-2023 Nominations for Office results

21 January 2021

Nominations for the 2021-2023 Clubs New Zealand Board closed on Wednesday 20th January. Below you will find the results of the nominations including the details for the ballot that will now be conducted as a result of more than one nomination being received for the Nelson, Marlborough, Buller & West Coast region.

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Start 2021 on the right foot

21 January 2021

By now most of you will have been asked “so, what are your New Year’s resolutions?” Typically, they involve “exercising more”, “taking more time for yourself”, or “spending more time with family”. Besides these personal resolutions, the beginning on the year is a great chance to think about the New Year’s resolutions for your club. A resolution after all, is a decision to do something differently to bring about positive change.

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Tribulations of Trial Periods

19 January 2021

While the law has been in place for a while, there are still cases working through the Authority where employees who have been employed under a trial period have made successful claims of unjustified dismissal.

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ASA releases new Alcohol Advertising and Promotion Code

17 December 2020

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has announced it has adopted a new Alcohol Advertising and Promotion Code (the Code) following a scheduled review of the existing Code for Advertising and Promotion of Alcohol completed by the ASA Codes Committee (the Committee). The new Code is effective from 1 April 2021 for new alcohol advertising and promotion and 1 July 2021 for all alcohol advertising and promotion.

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Clubs New Zealand 2021 Conference, AGM + EXPO - Activities and Partners Trips

17 December 2020

The Clubs New Zealand 2021 Conference, AGM and EXPO is going to be packed with activities that will allow delegates and partners to experience Christchurch and its great clubs.

Friday 19th March will feature a club bus tour and race night that delegates and partners can add onto their conference experience. On Sunday 21st March, partners can leave the business end of the Conference & AGM to the delegates and tour Christchurch on the 2021 Partners Trip. 

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Clubs New Zealand Tournament Dates for 2021

17 December 2020

The 2021 Clubs New Zealand sporting calendar is jam packed and ready to start on February 6th with the South Island Men's Golf Teams Tournament, hosted by Oxford Club.  

Once again we have produced a one page easy to print calendar showing all Clubs New Zealand tournaments by month and by sport.

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Get your hands on the future

With the Clubs New Zealand App

Get your hands on the future with Clubs New Zealand's App which can be downloaded on both Apple and Android.  The Clubs New Zealand App is all about helping you get more out of your membership. As a member of a club you can access any of our network of 300 member clubs as a reciprocal visitor and visiting a club is a breeze with the new digital membership card.

 

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