Tauranga‘s Blue Steamtember full steam ahead

Blue Steamtember in September is set to be a steampunk ‘Blue Do’ weekend like nothing Tauranga has seen before. On the Friday evening punkers... Read More

Powerball player wins $5.3 million

A lucky Powerball player from Ashburton will be celebrating a life-changing win after winning $5.3 million with Powerball First Division in Saturday night’s... Read More

What‘s on - orchestra, Mahy magic, career expo

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

Shibori silk on display at The Art Lounge

Raglan artist Jean Carbon’s exhibition at The Art Lounge NZ is a soft flow of mandarin colour, with swathes of hanging silk floating gently in... Read More

What‘s on - markets, museums and art

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

Powerball player wins $17.16 million

It will be a night to remember for one lucky player from Auckland after taking home $17.16 million with Powerball First Division in last night’s... Read More

Celebrating our rainbow community

A collision of colour and shapes spill from the entrance of Tauranga Art Gallery and expand all the way across the floor and up the stairs.  The... Read More

Fashion FWD exhibition is now virtual

Otago Museum’s latest special exhibition, ‘Fashion FWD: Disruption through Design’, can now be visited from anywhere in the world. “The... Read More

Change at helm as Film Bay of Plenty grows

The Bay of Plenty’s screen media development agency – Film Bay of Plenty – sees a change to its management structure this week. Elysia... Read More

Power of pizza and song

Pizza and song is bringing Te Puke youngsters together in a way that only food and music can. Te Puke’s Youth Choir has over 25 members, and... Read More

What‘s on - Zinefest, museums, art

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

Mount set for Bay Dreams with first acts announced

The global pandemic is not stopping the dreams of Aotearoa’s music lovers who are looking forward to partying this summer to an amazing diverse... Read More

Kiribati community celebrates with festival

The Kiwibati community group from the Bay of Plenty have joined with many other groups from all over the North Island this weekend to celebrate their... Read More

What‘s on - Budo, dotterels, museums

Good morning and welcome to Sunday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting cloudy periods today... Read More

Three lucky Lotto players win $333,333

Three Lotto players from Auckland, Christchurch and Ashburton will be celebrating today after each winning a scorching $333,333 with Lotto First Division... Read More