This is a collection of media articles that have been written by other outlets about Wairarapa’s dark sky or the WDSA

2021.07 New Zealand’s largest dark sky reserve one step closer in Wairarapa, Piers Fuller, 05:00, Jul 03 2021

https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/destinations/nz/wellington/125620423/new-zealands-largest-dark-sky-reserve-one-step-closer-in-wairarapa

2021.07  Wairarapa Councils take key step toward international dark sky status, July 12, 2021 July 2021

2021.04 GO NZ: The best places to go stargazing in New Zealand, 27 Apr, 2021 04:00 PM, By: Juliette Sivertsen Travel Journalist/Digital Producer, Juliette.Sivertsen@nzme.co.nz

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/travel/go-nz-the-best-places-to-go-stargazing-in-new-zealand/KCYU7DRZV5S5ELG56OA7PIKGZM/

2021.05 Heavenly features: Aotearoa’s best stargazing spots, Lorna Thornber, May 04 2021

https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/back-your-backyard/124956745/heavenly-features-aotearoas-best-stargazing-spots

2020.09 Media Release – POSTED ON: 18 September 2020 | IN: News,  Dark Sky

2020.09 Plan to make Wairarapa the largest dark sky reserve in the world, Piers Fuller17:21, Sep 04 2020

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/122668025/plan-to-make-wairarapa-the-largest-dark-sky-reserve-in-the-world

Wairarapa International Dark Sky Reserve – Outdoor Artificial Lighting Plan Change

2020.09 Wairarapa set to become largest dark sky reserve in world, 13/09/2020, Alexa Cook

https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/travel/2020/09/wairarapa-set-to-become-largest-dark-sky-reserve-in-world.html

2020.09 Wairarapa residents to have their say on Dark Sky reserve, 5:34 pm on 11 September 2020, Marcus Anselm, Local Democracy Reporter, marcus.anselm@age.co.nz

https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/ldr/425838/wairarapa-residents-to-have-their-say-on-dark-sky-reserve

2020.10 Wairarapa looks to the stars, Wilderness, 19 October 2020

2020.06 Stars in his eyes, Capital, stories of Wellington, By Francesca Emms, Photography by Mark Gee

Thunderpants

https://www.thunderpants.co.nz/blogs/whats-new-at-tphq/dark-sky

2020.09 Meet the bright people behind the Wairarapa dark sky reserve bid, Ray Lilley and Piers Fuller, Sep 27 2020

https://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/news/wairarapa/300109429/meet-the-bright-people-behind-the-wairarapa-dark-sky-reserve-bid

2020.12 Wairarapa night sky: Soaking in the splendour of the heavens with photographer Mark Gee, Piers Fuller, Dec 29 2020

https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/destinations/nz/wellington/123768013/wairarapa-night-sky-soaking-in-the-splendour-of-the-heavens-with-photographer-mark-gee

2020.09 Dark sky reserve moving forward, 10:30 AM Friday Sep 4, 2020, ARTHUR HAWKES, arthur.hawkes@age.co.nz

2019.05 PGF Application for the Wairarapa Dark Sky Reserve, 30 May 2019 

https://www.mbie.govt.nz/dmsdocument/11329-sro-30-may-19-1-0-wairarapa-dark-sky-reserve-pdf

2019.10 Stars align in Wairarapa for astro-tourism business, Piers Fuller, Oct 22 2019

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/116766496/stars-align-in-wairarapa-for-astrotourism-business

2019.07 Funding boost pushes Wairarapa’s starry skies towards international recognition, PUBLISHED: 17 JULY, 2019 · UPDATED: 1 DECEMBER, 2020

https://www.growregions.govt.nz/media-centre/news/funding-boost-pushes-wairarapa-starry-skies-towards-international-recognition/

2019.11 Region’s starry skies gain traction, 12:30 PM Thursday Nov 7, 2019

2019.10 NZ’s dark sky sanctuaries sights worth travelling for, Naomi Arnold, Oct 19 2019

https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/116554864/nzs-dark-sky-sanctuaries-sights-worth-travelling-for

2019.07 $100,000 for dark sky plan, 12:30 PM Thursday Jul 4, 2019

2018.01 Softer lighting sees Martinborough shine the way for dark sky designation, Piers Fuller, Jan 23 2018

https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/100811610/softer-lighting-sees-martinborough-shine-the-way-for-dark-sky-designation

2018.04 Dark sky reserve proposal prompts plans for Maori star compass on South Wairarapa coast, Piers Fuller, Apr 26 2018

https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/103389336/dark-sky-reserve-proposal-prompts-plans-for-maori-star-compass-on-south-wairarapa-coast

2018.11 A Wairarapa dark sky reserve would be world’s largest, Piers Fuller, Nov 13 2018

https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/108557307/a-wairarapa-dark-sky-reserve-would-be-worlds-largest

2017.11 Showing off our night skies, 3:55 PM Sunday Nov 26, 2017

2017.10 Dark sky reserve proposed for South Wairarapa, Piers Fuller, Oct 05 2017

https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/97525796/dark-sky-reserve-proposed-for-south-wairarapa

2014.04 Milky Way lights up Wairarapa, CALEB HARRIS, Apr 01 2014

https://www.stuff.co.nz/science/9891337/Milky-Way-lights-up-Wairarapa

2014.04 Let there be darkness, Mark Gee05:00, Apr 30 2014, READER REPORT

http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff-nation/assignments/share-your-news-and-views/9989027/Let-there-be-darkness