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Waimak candidates announced for Canterbury Youth Awards

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey has congratulated Waimakariri’s candidates for the YMCA Canterbury Youth Awards 2018. Doocey is again sponsoring the Supreme Youth Award for Waimakariri. “Waimakariri has some great young...


Chat with Matt - August 2018

August 2018 With over 250 people turning out from the Waimakariri electorate for Leader of the Opposition Simon Bridges’s Connecting with Communities Tour, our priorities have certainly been heard. The...


Simon Bridges opens bustling Rangiora electorate office

A touch of Paris is how Leader of the Opposition Simon Bridges described Rangiora’s Conway Lane when he officially opened Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey’s new electorate office. Doocey said it...


Let’s get involved, Waimak MP urges ahead of climate change meeting

How residents of Waimakariri transition to a low-carbon economy and what impact climate change legislation could have on how we live are questions Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey wants North Canterbury...


Step-down model of care a first for North Canterbury

A new rehabilitation centre in North Canterbury is the first of its kind, Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says. This week Doocey brought Leader of the Opposition Simon Bridges to visit...


Conservation Spokesperson visits Waimak’s healing horses

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey today brought Conservation Spokesperson Sarah Dowie to view first-hand how Waimakariri’s healing horses are making changes in human lives. The mini horses were all rescued and...


MP takes Waimak voice to Parliament

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says he won’t stop fighting for roading solutions for the Waimakariri. This week the MP lodged his petition in Parliament to save the Belfast to Pegasus...


Waimak MP encourages nominations for youth awards

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is encouraging communities to nominate their outstanding young people who are making a difference for the YMCA Canterbury Youth Awards 2018. Nominations opened on Sunday. Doocey...


Chat with Matt - July 2018

July 2018 Great news for Belfast and Casebrook residents was the announcement that due to the overwhelming response the 107 and 108 bus routes are not being axed. Constituents met...


Chat with Matt - June 2018

June 2018 I enjoyed connecting with Northwood’s business people recently when I spoke at a business breakfast around our current economic climate and where people think things could be done...