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The Human Kind & MATES

The Human Kind & MATES

The Human Kind The Human Kind, are a creative social enterprise that combines live music, songs and images in audio-visual events that express the spectrum of human emotions. The purpose of our shows is to raise awareness, and fundraise for organisations that promote...

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Like A Man

Like A Man

Like A Man with Matt Chisholm All week we have been out on site with Fly the Flag, having those important conversations about why you need to look out for your mates and reach out for help when you are struggling. Last year we had those same conversations with our...

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MATES releases new research

MATES releases new research

MATES Media Release - BRANZ STUDY REVEALS HIGHER RATES OF SUICIDE IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT. New University of Otago research commissioned by MATES in Construction NZ, has revealed that New Zealand’s construction workers are more than two...

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Fly the Flag 2021

Fly the Flag 2021

Fly the Flag during September for Suicide Prevention During the whole month of September MATES in Construction will be raising awareness of the importance of talking about mental health and suicide prevention across our industry. We want you to help us spread these...

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Logan Dodd’s Charity of Choice

Logan Dodd’s Charity of Choice

Logan Dodd's Charity of Choice for Friday Fight Night Logan Dodds wears a few hats a photographer, film-maker, social media influencer, motivational speaker and a former plumber but today at the MATES office, he was just your average bloke who dropped in to have a...

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Aotea invitational

Aotea invitational

Aotearoa Invitational's charity of choice, MATES in Construction Our journey to prevent suicide is so much smoother when you have some great mates. This year we found some new great mates when Nathan McCullum, Awen Guttenbeil and Kelsen Butler got in touch to let us...

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MATES Pink Shirt Day

MATES Pink Shirt Day

MATES Pink Shirt Day Kōrero Mai, Kōrero Atu, Mauri Tū, Mauri Ora – Speak Up, Stand Together, Stop Bullying! The MATES team is embracing the Pink Shirt movement and is ready to start a korero and take action against bullying. This behaviour doesn’t just happen at...

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The Adventures of Koro and Moko

The Adventures of Koro and Moko

The Adventures of Koro and Moko MATES in Construction Field Officers Slade and Lance flew out to Christchurch this week to see some mates down in the South Island. Nicknamed Koro (Slade) and Moko (Lance) at the MATES office, the two flew down to Christchurch to...

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