Tauranga City Council to issue 21 building notices

Tauranga City Council has announced that all of the properties in the former Bella Vista Homes development at The Lakes, have been deemed dangerous and affected, or affected, and cannot be reoccupied.  Earlier this evening, Council representatives... Read More

Mauao’s Oruahine track reopens

The Oruahine track on Mauao, which was partially closed for maintenance work, has reopened. The track had been closed since 9 April. Read More

NZ first tsunami high ground

Tauranga City Council has made history with the official opening of the first purpose-built tsunami high ground in Australasia by the Minister of Civil Defence, Kris Faafoi.  “This tsunami high ground is the culmination of years of ground... Read More

Last chance to submit on Long Term Plan

There are only a few days left to submit on Tauranga City Council's Long Term Plan (LTP) 2018-2028, with consultation closing at 4pm on Monday, 16 April. Deputy Mayor Kelvin Clout urged residents and ratepayers to have their say on Council's... Read More

Pipeline construction challenges continue

Ongoing challenges of drilling deep under the harbour have pushed out the expected completion date for the Southern Pipeline Harbour Crossing project. While over two thirds of the under-harbour reaming work has been finished, an issue with a small area... Read More

Anzac Day Tauranga Civic Memorial Service

Join us on Anzac Day as we honour the soldiers who fought at Gallipoli and other conflicts in which New Zealand has been involved. Since the first commemorative services in 1916, Anzac Day has evolved into the observance we know today. This year's... Read More

Partial track closure at McLaren Falls Park

Part of the waterfall track at McLaren Falls Park will be closed for maintenance from mid next week. The work is expected to take up to three weeks to complete. The waterfall will remain accessible during the partial closure – users will not be... Read More

Opinion Poll

What facilities do you think Tauranga needs?

A large performing arts centre/conference hub
A 50m swimming pool
An outdoor sports and events stadium
A museum
None of the above
All of the above

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