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Hokitika Airport secures $1.2m for extension
10 Jul 2020   /

Hokitika Airport secures $1.2m for extension

The investment would improve airport terminal congestion problems and provide room for shops and cafés at the airport.


Govt injects $28m into Northland tourism, regeneration
6 Jul 2020   /

Govt injects $28m into Northland tourism, regeneration

The money is going to projects in Whangarei and the Bay of Islands, including Kawakawa’s vintage railway.


First phase of multi-million-dollar river path underway
6 Jul 2020   /

First phase of multi-million-dollar river path underway

Phase one of a multi-million-dollar investment in Hamilton’s central city river path has begun.


PGF invests $14m in Parihaka tourism
29 Jun 2020   /

PGF invests $14m in Parihaka tourism

The Taranaki settlement is getting a new visitor centre to house taonga and an exhibition of the Parihaka story.


PGF sprays regions with cash for tourism
29 Jun 2020  

PGF sprays regions with cash for tourism

Rotorua will receive just over $2m in additional funding from the Provincial Growth Fund as part of a raft of new announcements from the Government last week.


$40m from PGF reprioritised for jobs
19 Jun 2020   /

$40m from PGF reprioritised for jobs

Reprioritised funding of $40m from the Provincial Growth Fund will go towards helping workers displaced by the Covid-19 pandemic and 1000 regional apprenticeships.


PGF pumps $18m into ‘game changing’ experiences
17 Jun 2020   /

PGF pumps $18m into ‘game changing’ experiences

Four new ‘visitor experience centres’ will be built along the West Coast as part of the Te Ara Pounamu pathways project.


Work to begin on Kawatiri Coastal Trail
17 Jun 2020   /

Work to begin on Kawatiri Coastal Trail

Work is set to begin on a 5.5km section of the Kawatiri Coastal Trail from Westport to Carters Beach.


PGF injects further $4.5m into Hundertwasser
12 Jun 2020   /

PGF injects further $4.5m into Hundertwasser

The new money takes the total invested from the fund into the $33.2m Whangarei project to $18.4m.


Govt preps $600m for shovel-ready projects in “re-set” of PGF
25 May 2020   /

Govt preps $600m for shovel-ready projects in “re-set” of PGF

Regional economic development minister Shane Jones has redirected $600m of Government investment into shovel-ready projects in a “re-set” of what the Provincial Growth Fund will support.


PGF invests $2.5m in Raglan wharf upgrade
25 May 2020   /

PGF invests $2.5m in Raglan wharf upgrade

“The tourist hot-spot has been hard hit by the implications of Covid-19, but having a financial boost like this will mean the whole community can soon be even prouder of this great asset.”


Kāpiti Coast seeks PGF funding for $4m island gateway
12 May 2020   /

Kāpiti Coast seeks PGF funding for $4m island gateway

Kāpiti Coast Council is considering putting forward a funding application to the Provincial Growth Fund for the Kāpiti Island Gateway Building.


Pūkaha National Wildlife Centre secures $2.5m PGF funding
11 May 2020   /

Pūkaha National Wildlife Centre secures $2.5m PGF funding

The funding means work can start immediately on a $4.5m development project.


PGF invests $100k in SS Ventnor memorial at Northland attraction
8 May 2020   /

PGF invests $100k in SS Ventnor memorial at Northland attraction

Northland’s new Manea Footprints of Kupe centre is set to include a memorial to the SS Ventnor and those who were lost when it sank off the Hokianga coast in 1902 after securing a $100,000 investment from the Provincial Growth Fund.


Construction begins on $12m Sarjeant Gallery extension
7 May 2020   /

Construction begins on $12m Sarjeant Gallery extension

Construction has started on the extension to Whanganui’s Sarjeant Gallery.


Govt proceeds with $48m PGF projects to help recovery
1 May 2020   /

Govt proceeds with $48m PGF projects to help recovery

Whakatāne’s riverfront redevelopment is one of the beneficiaries of more than $48m in Provincial Growth Fund loans that are being pumped into regional project to help offset the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.


PFG tourism projects restart under alert level 3
29 Apr 2020  

PFG tourism projects restart under alert level 3

Work will get back under way on more than 60 Provincial Growth Fund projects now that New Zealand has moved into alert level 3, says regional economic development minister Shane Jones.


Māori freehold land to be used for new boat harbour
15 Apr 2020   /

Māori freehold land to be used for new boat harbour

Eleven hectares of Māori freehold land will be used for the new boat harbour in eastern Bay of Plenty.


Repurposed PGF seeking to redeploy displaced workers
9 Apr 2020   /

Repurposed PGF seeking to redeploy displaced workers

The Government’s Provincial Development Unit is seeking projects that can immediately support employment for the repurposed Provincial Growth Fund.


Govt to consider targets for PGF investment
9 Apr 2020   /

Govt to consider targets for PGF investment

Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones is looking at how the Provincial Growth Fund can be repurposed for initiatives deemed more critical to fighting the economic impacts of the Covid-19 outbreak.


PGF repurposed to tackle impact of Covid-19
30 Mar 2020   /

PGF repurposed to tackle impact of Covid-19

The $3bn Provincial Growth Fund is being repurposed to combat the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.


PGF injects $17m into Rotorua wellness
20 Mar 2020   /

PGF injects $17m into Rotorua wellness

A new health and wellness spa at Rotorua will be built following a $17m funding injection into the region from the Provincial Growth Fund.


PGF pumps $37m into BOP tourism projects
17 Mar 2020   /

PGF pumps $37m into BOP tourism projects

Whakatāne and the wider eastern Bay of Plenty region will receive $36.8m of funding from the Government for waterfront and visitor projects.


Work to begin on $13.3m Taranaki Crossing project
6 Mar 2020   /

Work to begin on $13.3m Taranaki Crossing project

The first stage of the Taranaki Crossing development in Egmont National Park has begun.


Union urges PGF funding for Dunedin – Middlemarch rail services
5 Mar 2020   /

Union urges PGF funding for Dunedin – Middlemarch rail services

The union representing rail workers says money from the Provincial Growth Fund could ensure the future of rail excursions to Middlemarch.


Taupō and Milford winners in latest regional investment round
28 Feb 2020  

Taupō and Milford winners in latest regional investment round

Taupō Airport and Milford Aerodrome are among the latest beneficiaries of government funding as part of its ongoing regional investment drive.


Māori landowners secure $4.3m for tourism ventures
12 Feb 2020   /

Māori landowners secure $4.3m for tourism ventures

Northland and West Coast iwi receive almost $1m each from the PGF.


$1.2m PGF cash for West Coast and Ngāti Waewae tourism
7 Feb 2020  

$1.2m PGF cash for West Coast and Ngāti Waewae tourism

A $1.2m cash injection from the Provincial Growth Fund will be invested in digital connectivity for the West Coast.


Tourism boost in $4m PGF funding for Northland
3 Feb 2020  

Tourism boost in $4m PGF funding for Northland

The Provincial Growth Fund will invest $4m so that Kaipara District Council can upgrade the Dargaville pontoon


PGF funds broadband at Rātana Pā in time for celebrations
24 Jan 2020  

PGF funds broadband at Rātana Pā in time for celebrations

The Rātana Pā near Whanganui now has ultra-fast broadband, in time for annual Rātana celebrations this week.


PGF injects $6.1m into Wairoa to boost business, tourism
23 Jan 2020  

PGF injects $6.1m into Wairoa to boost business, tourism

The investment sees up to $4.8m granted to the Wairoa Integrated Business and Tourism Facility.


PGF invests $2.8m in new cultural experience
22 Jan 2020   /

PGF invests $2.8m in new cultural experience

The Government is injecting $2.798m into the Ngā Ara Tipuna Waipukurau Pā Site Interpretation project in the Hawke’s Bay.


Govt invests $11m in Kaikōura marina
20 Jan 2020  

Govt invests $11m in Kaikōura marina

The Provincial Growth Fund cash will be used to develop the area and boost tourism and business.


Rafting New Zealand helps cadets thanks to PGF
19 Dec 2019   /

Rafting New Zealand helps cadets thanks to PGF

Cadets working towards their professional raft guide qualifications have reached the nine-week mark, or just over half way, this December. 


PFG invests $9.6m in Forgotten World Highway
3 Dec 2019  

PFG invests $9.6m in Forgotten World Highway

The government will inject $9.6m into the Forgotten World Highway (State Highway 43) to seal the remaining 12km unsealed stretch of road through the Tangarakau Gorge.


BERL to evaluate PGF investments and activities
28 Nov 2019  

BERL to evaluate PGF investments and activities

Business and Economic Research Limited has won the contract to evaluate the operation and early outcomes of the Provincial Growth Fund for the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.


Stewart Island to receive $3.16m from PGF for wind turbines
25 Nov 2019   /

Stewart Island to receive $3.16m from PGF for wind turbines

Stewart Island/Rakiura has been granted $3.16 million from the Provincial Growth Fund to help build two wind turbines.


Regional theatre project secures $12m funding from Govt’s PGF
1 Nov 2019   /

Regional theatre project secures $12m funding from Govt’s PGF

The Government will inject $12m into the Waikato Regional Theatre project, courtesy of the Provincial Growth Fund.


DOC calls for design proposals for $26m Dolomite Point project
10 Oct 2019   /

DOC calls for design proposals for $26m Dolomite Point project

Proposals are being sought for the final design of West Coast’s $25.6m Dolomite Point redevelopment near Punakaiki.


$40m Rotorua lakefront development to get underway
8 Oct 2019   /

$40m Rotorua lakefront development to get underway

The first stage of Rotorua’s $40m lakefront development will kick off at the end of October.


Taranaki Crossing to attract extra 35k visitors, $3.7m
5 Sep 2019   /

Taranaki Crossing to attract extra 35k visitors, $3.7m

Once complete in 2022, the $19m project is expected to inject an extra $3.7m into the local economy, says the govt.


Ruapehu tourism secures $550k from PGF
29 Jul 2019   /

Ruapehu tourism secures $550k from PGF

The money will go towards long-term planning to foster sustainable tourism growth.


PGF ploughs $200k into unlocking Manawatū Gorge-Te Apiti tourism
4 Jul 2019  

PGF ploughs $200k into unlocking Manawatū Gorge-Te Apiti tourism

A drive to unlock the tourism potential of the Manawatū Gorge-Te Apiti region has been given a $200,000 boost from the Provincial Growth Fund.


Kāpiti, Wairarapa tourism projects secure PGF cash
3 Jul 2019  

Kāpiti, Wairarapa tourism projects secure PGF cash

Island infrastructure and a dark sky reserve application receive investment.


New $4.75m Bay of Islands Airport terminal opened
21 Jun 2019   /

New $4.75m Bay of Islands Airport terminal opened

Minister for regional economic development Shane Jones has opened the Bay of Islands Airport’s new terminal.


Central Hawke’s Bay tourism gets $100k PGF boost
11 Jun 2019   /

Central Hawke’s Bay tourism gets $100k PGF boost

Hawke’s Bay’s tourism sector is a direct and indirect beneficiary of the latest investment announced Provincial Growth Fund.


PGF invests $6.5m in Otago cycle trail
24 May 2019   /

PGF invests $6.5m in Otago cycle trail

The Clutha Gold Great Ride Cycle Trail will almost double in length thanks to the cash.


Gore museum, Whangarei’s camera obscura secure PGF cash
18 Apr 2019  

Gore museum, Whangarei’s camera obscura secure PGF cash

Gore’s Hokonui Moonshine Museum and a new Maruawai Heritage Centre at the Southland town have secured $1.6m from the Provincial Growth Fund.


Kaikohe tourism projects take lion’s share of new $2.8m PGF investment
19 Mar 2019   /

Kaikohe tourism projects take lion’s share of new $2.8m PGF investment

The government’s Provincial Growth Fund is ploughing a further $2.8m into Northland with tourism centred around the town of Kaikohe one of the main beneficiaries of the fresh investment.


Whangarei tourism projects secure $2m from PGF
15 Mar 2019  

Whangarei tourism projects secure $2m from PGF

The Riverside Hotel and entertainment precinct and a rolling ball clock have won funding.