Media Releases

To be an effective selling tool, media releases need to be well written and have strong angles. A bit of controversy never goes astray, either! Check out some recent examples by clicking on the media releases below.

Sleeping Better in Pregnancy: A guide to sleep health for New Zealand women

ENHANCES YOU AND YOUR BABY’S HEALTH AND WELLBEING Sleep is integral to our physical and mental wellbeing. The pace and stress of modern life sees many of us struggling to get a good night’s sleep, and pregnant women can find this particularly difficult. The new Massey University Press book Sleeping …

Netball legends speak on record about our most popular women’s sport

MEDIA RELEASE Will to Win New Zealand netball greats on team culture and leadership LANA MCCARTHY WITH ANDY MARTIN AND GEOFF WATSON The Silver Ferns have often had a bad rap in the court of media opinion, with significant losses to the Australians and surprise defeats at international tournaments over …

Legacy and challenges of New Zealand’s school dental nurses finally recognised

MEDIA RELEASE Tooth and Veil: The life and times of the New Zealand dental nurse NOEL O’HARE School dental nurses have had a bad rap over the years, with children living in fear of their annual visit to the school’s ‘Murder House’. Anecdotes about unnecessary fillings, pain and discomfort abound. But …

Free to be Children

MEDIA RELEASE FREE TO BE CHILDREN: Preventing child sexual abuse in Aotearoa New Zealand EDITED BY ROBYN SALISBURY A LANDMARK BOOK WITH A BLUEPRINT FOR COMBATTING NEW ZEALAND’S ALARMING CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE STATISTICS Childhood in Aotearoa New Zealand ought to be carefree and safe. But too often, children are robbed …

Latest book by bestselling author aims to inspire children to protect our natural world

 MEDIA RELEASE  NEW ZEALAND NATURE HEROES BY GILLIAN CANDLER Published by Potton & Burton; December 06, 2019; RRP: $29.99 Come face-to-face with our wildlife heroes in bestselling author Gillian Candler’s new book New Zealand Nature Heroes.  Find out how their work is helping to save thousands of rare birds, insects, …

World-renowned dog behaviourist teaches his Zen technique for training your puppy

MEDIA RELEASE PUPPY ZEN Eight Weeks to Train Your Pup and Create a Lifelong Bond MARK VETTE Published by Penguin Random House, 05 November 2019, RRP: $45.00 Animal psychologist and zoologist Mark Vette came to fame with global television show ‘Purina Pound Pups to Dog Stars.’ He also taught dogs …

‘Overgrown cottage industry’ celebrates 50 years and share their recipe for success

MEDIA RELEASE ‘Overgrown cottage industry’ celebrates 50 years and share their recipe for success BARKER’S OF GERALDINE: 50 YEARS PRESERVED BY MICHAEL BARKER Mary Egan Publishing, 01 November 2019, hardback, RRP: $60.00 ‘Michael is truly passionate about working with customers to develop new products and bring innovations to market; he …