Campaigning can be addictive – George and Sarah


Sarah Coward is just 22 but is already a seasoned campaigner, having worked to support Labor campaigns in Queensland, South Australia, New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory (ACT). 

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People are communities not commodities


Candidate Raymond Huo was recently interviewed for SkyKiwi - New Zealand’s leading online Chinese forum where he outlined Labour’s key achievements and policies. See his full interview here: 天维网专访新西兰工党国会议员霍建强.

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David Cunliffe's Fish Dinner Recipe

Cooking on Good Morning

I was on Good Morning today, cooking my Fish Dinner recipe, using blue cod which I'd caught. If you want to try making this at home for yourself, you can find the recipe here!

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David’s spaghetti juncture


It’s a classic bracing Wellington day, with rain drifting across the car park of Newlands Community Centre – but there’s a lot of red piercing the gloom.
Red balloons, red placards, red flowers on Ohariu candidate Virginia Andersen’s top – even a scene-stealing little dog sporting a natty-knitted jumper complete with “four paws for Labour” slogan.

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David makes history


Early voting for the election got underway yesterday (Wednesday) with David Cunliffe making history as the first Labour leader to cast an advance vote.

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Graham Wolf - Labour Party volunteer and early voter.


Graham Wolf talks about being a Labour Party volunteer and early voter. He is one of the many extraordinary Labour volunteers working hard #forabetterNZ this election. He also has some great tips on hoardings. Click here to watch his video

In the Red Zone - Poto Williams


Exactly four years on from the first Christchurch earthquake Poto Williams is sitting in the Red Zone’s Wainoni Methodist Church for a cuppa and a singalong with some 60 or so locals.

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Ikaroa Rawhiti and Hutt South voter challenge


In Wainuiomata dozens of Labour activists from across the Hutt Valley turned up en masse to be among the first to cast their early votes at Wainuiomata Library - and triggered a social media challenge.

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Laughing all the way to the polling booth


Step aside Temuera Morrison and Sam Neill – there’s a new Kiwi star of the screen and he’s urging “young voters and male men” to get out and vote

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Getting to the Polls - Phil Goff


This election I’ve been able to provide a special service for my electorate.  My new van which serves as a mobile electorate office has a wheelchair hoist and today I put it to good use.


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