As it says on the site, you can: Listen to New Zealand news, spoken slowly and clearly, using easy vocabulary.
So it’s a great site for people studying English in New Zealand – or for people who are interested in New Zealand news. The news is rewritten in simple English and there are audio files so you can listen and read along.
The two biggest islands of New Zealand are usually called the North Island or Te Ika-a-Māui and the South Island or Te Wai Pounamu. But the New Zealand Geographic Board recently discovered they had no formal names. According to the New Zealand Herald before officially christening the islands, the board will consult the public and iwi on what each island should officially be called.
And that was Stick News for Wednesday 22nd of April. Kia ora.