GPs put in mahi to make Super Saturday a success

The Bay’s General Practice teams are pulling out all the stops to get behind Super Saturday with huge efforts behind the scenes to make it a success.   “This... Read More

Ghosts on bikes!

Pāpāmoa’s Powerco Pedal and Pump event at the end of October will follow a uniquely Halloween theme with plenty of opportunities to win bikes... Read More

Covid update here and around the globe

Thousands of New Zealanders are expected to roll up their sleeves for Super Saturday. Today is the nationwide drive to raise Covid-19 vaccination rates... Read More

Nominations closing soon for TECT Community Awards

Nominations for the TECT Community Awards will close soon on Friday, October 29, and can be made at www.tect.org.nz/community-awards-2022. TECT Marketing... Read More

Twelve-year-old distance rider with big plans

Despite not coming from a particularly horsey family, Joanna Frendrup started riding at around five years old. Now the Matamata 12-year-old has found... Read More

Two vehicle crash in Greerton

Two vehicles have been involved in a crash in Greerton. Police report that they were notified of a minor crash on Cameron Rd at around 8.30am. Two... Read More

What‘s on - art, open day and Super Saturday

Good morning and welcome to Super Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine... Read More

Bold new signings as BOP cricket season begins

The Baywide cricket season gets underway this weekend with a double whammy of Twenty20 action for the region’s top clubs. The Bay of Plenty Cricket... Read More

Athenree shared path information session cancelled

The Athenree shared path community information session planned for Wednesday, October 20, has been cancelled to minimise unnecessary risk from Covid-19. The... Read More

Two crashes overnight in Tauranga

There were two vehicle crashes overnight in Tauranga. One involved a car hitting traffic lights at the Hairini roundabout, and the other involved a... Read More

Katikati Festival continues month of events

If you haven't been out to Katikati this month, now is your chance to explore and enjoy a fascinating array of art and entertainment as part of the... Read More

Artful response

In a first for the Bay of Plenty, textile and pigment artists are combining to produce creativity in a unique way. The artists have been matched for... Read More

Study monitors boomers in rural areas

Kiwifruit are budding and bird scaring devices are booming - for some people living in rural areas this makes spring a very annoying time of the... Read More

Kiwis to have their say on plan to reduce waste

New Zealanders are invited to have their say on proposals for a new waste strategy and options for new waste legislation. Environment Minister David... Read More

Super Saturday: 1,000 rugby tickets from Chiefs

The Chiefs Rugby Club is encouraging the Waikato community to help increase the country’s vaccination efforts, teaming up with the Waikato District... Read More