Kiwi Immigrant Stories

The creation of Community Chiropractic

The creation of Community Chiropractic from Singapore to Tauranga

Phillip and his young family made the move from Singapore to Tauranga. With this came the beginning of Community Chiropractic...
From the home of Robin Hood

From the home of Robin Hood to the beaches of Tauranga

We caught up with Dan Lacey about his work in Tauranga as a Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Consultant and how...
Saima Anis of Trustpower

Saima Anis of Trustpower | Why I Love the Community Feel in Tauranga

Saima Anis and her family moved from London to Tauranga from London in 2013. After running a cupcake business for...
Faye Suzannah World-Travelling Mural Artist

Faye Suzannah | World-Travelling Mural Artist in Lockdown Grateful to be Living in Papamoa

Glastonbury mural artist Faye Suzannah has painted her way around the world. Since moving to Tauranga in November 2019, Faye has...
Duann Schlecter Radford's Product Designer

Duann Schlecter | Radford’s Product Designer Shares His South Africa to Tauranga Story

South African, Duann Schlechter was seeking a better quality of life for his family when he came across a job...
Lou Burton Content Specialist at SwipedOn

Lou Burton | Content Specialist at SwipedOn Shares her London to Tauranga Story

Lou Burton built her career in the United Kingdom combining a passion for adventure travel with expertise in content marketing....
Ilse Skead

Ilse Skead | A New Start at Stratus Blue in Tauranga

In 2016, Ilse Skead and her husband Kevin made the difficult decision to leave South Africa. The couple wanted to...
Constanza Flores

Constanza Flores | The Wanderer Photographer Settles in Tauranga

Chilean photographer Constanza (Coni) Flores turned her passion into a career by documenting her globe-trotting adventures. After struggling to find...
David Barbosa from Brazil

David Barbosa from Brazil | Advancing my IT Career in Tauranga

Brazillian, IT engineer David Barbosa, came to New Zealand after a friend raved about the lifestyle. The fact that this...
SaveMauro Andrea of Cucumber

Mauro Andrea of Cucumber | Argentina to Tauranga

Mauro Andrea wonders if it was destiny that brought him to Tauranga. After years of running a successful local IT...
Sara Windle of Colorado

Sara Windle of Colorado | My First Year in Tauranga

It was love that brought Sara Windle to Tauranga.  Having spent 20 years living next to the snowy mountains of...
Paulina Roach

Paulina Roach | The Global Citizen Shaping Tauranga’s Hospitality Industry

Born in Poland, raised in Germany, living in New Zealand. If there ever was a global citizen, it’s Paulina Roach....