Since training at Northland Polytechnic, graduating in 1998, Winnicott's nursing career has taken him from acute surgical at Whangarei Hospital, to the health centre on the Chatham Islands
to accident and emergency agency nursing in Auckland.
The Chatham Islands
a small group of islands about 750 km east of the South Island and home to about 600 people was put under the state of emergency on Monday as emergency services battled a spate of rural fires and the cyclone bore down on the community.
Some of the easternmost corners of earth, including Samoa, Kiribati and the Chatham Islands
of New Zealand, were the first places to herald the new year.
Others chose to stay at home and watch the celebrations as they occurred throughout the world, with the Chatham Islands
, Tonga, Fiji and Kiribati experiencing the new millennium first at 1000 GMT, whilst the people of Samoa celebrated 25 hours later as the millennium arrived there last.
Beginning in 1849, lawyer Adam Ewing (Jim Sturgess) discovers a slave stowed aboard a ship bound for America from the Chatham Islands
Rating: CLOUD ATLAS (15) IN 1849, lawyer Adam Ewing (Jim Sturgess) discovers a slave called Autua (David Gyasi) stowed aboard a ship bound for America from the Chatham Islands
In 1849, lawyer Adam Ewing (Sturgess) discovers a slave called Autua (David Gyasi) stowed aboard a ship bound for America from the Chatham Islands
In line with the New Zealand Chatham Islands
Focus survey (Ministry of Health, 2005), the sampling structure was designed to sample as many members of the Stewart Island usually-resident population as possible.
novaezehmdiae, the trace metals in whole body tissues were site-specific with mean values ranging from 18-59 [micro]]g/g dry weight (dwt) for most sites and high Cd in scallops collected from the Chatham Islands
(mean, 332 [micro]g/g dwt).
The remote Chatham Islands
was the first of more than 100 nations and territories to turn off the power at 8:30 pm local time, in a rolling event around the globe that ends just across the International Dateline in Samoa 24 hours later.
In the Chatham Islands
, diesel generators that supply power locally were switched off.
More than 4,000 cities and towns took part in Earth Hour, starting with the remote Chatham Islands
offthe coast of New Zealand.