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Around the Electorate Live!

April 06, 2022 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is excited to be launching a new platform of engagement with residents across the electorate, with a monthly series of Facebook Live sessions.

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Joining the dots between Waimakariri’s youth and employers

March 03, 2022 Share

Former Youth MP and current intern for Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey, Ellie Tizzard has been working to improve workplace literacy and bridge the gap between young people and employers.

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MP welcomes Spark investment

December 21, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says he is pleased Spark has agreed to invest in the region’s infrastructure to improve connectivity for residents and business owners.


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Ruby’s community heart wows Youth Awards’ judges

December 09, 2021 Share

Year 13 Rangiora High School student Ruby Wilson charmed the judges at the 2021 Waitaha-Canterbury Youth Awards with her passion for the Waimakariri community.

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Rural youth leader with a passion for empowerment selected as Waimak Youth MP

November 19, 2021 Share

Going on a defensive driving course changed rural teenager Hillary Cooper’s confidence to drive on the open road.

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Three Waters Public Meeting

September 17, 2021 Share

Come hear from National's Local Government Spokesperson and MP for Botany Christopher Luxon on National's take on the Three Waters reforms.

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MP glad to see bypass back on radar but wants certainty for community

September 07, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says the Woodend community should be proud of its achievements with the Woodend Bypass back on the radar.

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Wage subsidy delays adding extra stress to struggling businesses

September 06, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says wage subsidy delays are putting extra pressure on local businesses already fighting to stay afloat.

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Long-awaited Lotto win for Kaiapoi dairy owner

August 16, 2021 Share

A North Canterbury dairy owner is celebrating a Lotto win after finally being granted a license to sell tickets and scratch cards.

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CDHB to unveil plans for healthcare in Waimak at MP’s public meeting

June 10, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is urging Waimakariri residents to come along to his public meeting to hear directly from the Canterbury District Health Board’s new Chief Executive, Peter Bramley, on its plans for healthcare in Waimakariri.

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