You are here

Back one level

Local News

Local stories of what is happening with The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji & Tonga.

Also follow our news on Scoop.

John and Liz Chittock of Jeff Farm

National award for Salvation Army farmers

1 Aug | 2017

The Salvation Army’s Jeff Farm has been recognised as the best farm in the country for training the next generation of farmers.

Warming up a Wellington Winter

30 Jun | 2017

Salvation Army teams up with Wellington eateries to provide 'soup to the masses'.

Horse racing chaplaincy expanding

22 Jun | 2017

The country’s first racing chaplain is going full time as part of a growing Salvation Army work in the racing industry.

What do we want for our future?

20 Jun | 2017

The future of New Zealand is up for discussion at this year’s Just Action conference.

Winter storms drive need for help

16 Jun | 2017

The demands of winter have seen thousands of Kiwis who don’t normally need help coming to The Salvation Army.

Volunteers thanked for huge appeal effort

24 May | 2017

Hundreds of Salvationists and Salvation Army supporters hit the streets last month for the annual Red Shield Appeal street collection.

Churches tell PM: Housing security essential for healthy communities

24 May | 2017

Representative church leaders ask for more action in immigration, housing and social investment.

Mike McRoberts at the Red Shield Appeal Breakfast

Business leaders dig deep to end poverty

11 May | 2017

It’s a hefty goal to end poverty over breakfast, but business and community leaders were ready to play their part.

(l-r): Julie Bell, Mjr Christina Tyson, Craig Hutson, Envoy Collette Irwin

United in love

6 May | 2017

Salvationists were at the Wellington Gay Pride Festival in March as part of a ‘Faith Communities United in Love’ group with Presbyterians, Anglicans and Quakers.


Contact us

Media Enquiries

Robin Raymond- Territorial Media Officer
Email: Robin Raymond
Phone: +64 4 802 6269 ext 24274
Cell: 021 270 3683

Major Christina Tyson
Phone: +64 4 802 6269 ext 24270
Cell: 027 491 0027
Email: Christina