Scene-stealing scenery

“New Zealanders watching the latest batch of car advertisements on Australian television could be excused for thinking they were back at home.” Rugged and diverse, NZ terrain is the showcase of choice for the latest Holden Commodore, Ford Falcon and Toyota Camry Sportivo models. All three companies cited the beauty of the country, the quality of the roads, and the professionalism of the local film industry as reasons for choosing a New Zealand setting. Says a Toyota spokesman: “[we opted for] a new, aspirational landscape.”


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Primer’s Anna Saunders Looks Beyond Profit to Cause

Primer’s Anna Saunders Looks Beyond Profit to Cause

Founded by former Marie Claire editors New Zealander Anna Saunders and Australian Felicity Robinson in 2019, self-funded publication Primer is the latest addition to the local crop of social enterprises –…