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Our future is bright and so are our people. Whether you’re just starting out, looking to mix it up, climb the ladder or set-up your own business, chances are Manawatū has an opportunity for you.


Discover Manawatū through the eyes of our locals. From eating and drinking hit-lists to family friendly day trips, shopping hot spots and rural discoveries. This is the start of something beautiful. Dive right in!
The tech scene in Palmerston North
Christian Hermansen is the Brand Manager for Frogparking, a Palmerston North-based startup that uses data and modern technology to design parking…
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Life as a health practitioner in Palmerston North
Juliet Whittaker works for the MidCentral District Health Board as a Resident Medical Officer (RMO) in Palmerston North Hospital. She…
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"Palmerston North offers a great work-life balance"
Kieran Corlett works for FMG, an insurer that specialises in rural insurance and has been an important part of New…
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Manawatū's remote working hot-spots
When you need an office that’s big on coffee and low on colleagues - why not try taking your laptop…
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"The creative scene in Palmy is truly special"
A light-filled design studio tucked away in an industrial building on Palmerston North’s Grey Street, oozes creativity and simplistic style.…
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