New hospitality worker support service launches

  The Restaurant Association of New Zealand has launched a new worker support service named Tautoko Hāpai Ō.   The new service will ensure... Read More

What‘s on - Cricket, Oropi country market and art

Good morning and welcome to Sunday. Kia ora. Kia ngahau me o whanau me o hoa. There will be cloud increasing during the day. Rain and northwesterlies... Read More

Three lucky Lotto players win $333,333

  Three Lotto players from Auckland and Gisborne will be ending the month on a high after each winning $333,333 with Lotto First Division in... Read More

Waste free fashion takes to Tauranga runway

  Have you always wanted to enter a wearable art challenge? Think you can turn trash into fash?   This year a waste free runway will feature... Read More

Top 15 films playing at festival this afternoon

  The top 15 films that reached the finals of the International Youth Silent Film Festival National Awards will be screened today at the Illuminarti... Read More

What‘s on - festival, marathon, laser light show

  Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Kia ora. Kia ngahau me o whanau me o hoa.   The forecast today is for a fine day with southwesterlies... Read More

Extravaganza of fun at TECT Park‘s 10th birthday

It’s the ultimate fun fest today for the TECT Park tenth birthday celebrations. There is an extravaganza of free fun, entertainment, activities... Read More

Marrying small

  A month deep into the wedding season and it seems couples are opting for small, rather than large scale celebrations.   Closed borders... Read More

Illuminarti festival to light up village

The Tauranga Historic Village is coming alive with vibrant art on Saturday.   The one-day Illuminarti festival organised by The Incubator Creative... Read More

Fashion month in downtown Tauranga

It’s Sustainable Fashion Month in downtown Tauranga and the ReMaker Space are hosting a suite of events and workshops from November 20 to December... Read More

BSA sees surge of complaints in the past year

The Broadcasting Standards Authority has had a surge in complaints in the last year, with an 11 per cent increase. The authority received 135 complaints... Read More

Tauranga dancer in spotlight

  When the Royal New Zealand Ballet performs the Auckland leg of its Sleeping Beauty season this year, one of the lilac fairies in the cast will... Read More

A Real Rad girls’ night out

  For local businesswoman Hannah Mellsop, the COVID-19 pandemic could have been a real kick in the teeth.   Her Mount Maunganui-based company,... Read More

NZ Motocross dates and venues announced

  The dates and venues for the 2021 New Zealand Motocross Championships have been announced this week by the sport's governing body here, Motorcycling... Read More

Thrilling basketball finals this afternoon

  It’s day two of the Basketball Pacific Men’s League finals weekend in Tauranga with an afternoon of exciting basketball ahead as... Read More