Pāpāmoa Lotto player wins $125,000

A Pāpāmoa player is amongst eight lucky Lotto players around the country who will be enjoying a boost to their bank account after each winning $125,000... Read More

One Love Festival unable to proceed at red setting

The organisers of the One Love Festival have announced that the festival cannot go ahead as planned on the weekend of January 29 due to Omicron. New... Read More

Board game to help players pass driving test

A probation officer had prisoners in mind when he designed a board game that could help those serving prison sentences pass their driving theory test. Ian... Read More

NZ fans saddened by news of Meat Loaf‘s death

On hearing the sad news of the death of Meat Loaf, some of his Tauranga fans remember back to their experience of meeting him during his NZ tour a decade... Read More

Twelve Angry Men

It is 1957, and twelve men have been led into a jury room of a New York City court of law. They are given final instructions about determining the verdict... Read More

What‘s on - council open day, sport, 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

Giant community garage sale today in Papamoa

If you’re going to hold a garage sale, why not rope in more than a dozen neighbours to do likewise and make a big day of it? That’s the... Read More

Waikato District dubbed NZ‘s luckiest region

It has world-class surf breaks, glow-worm caves, and of course one of New Zealand’s mightiest rivers – and now the Waikato District can also... Read More

Conservation and concerts collide in Te Puna

A Pāpāmoa woman has combined her love of nature and music by organising series of gigs at Te Puna Quarry Park. Amber McNicol was inspired to start... Read More

Parklets now serving liquor

Alcohol can now be served at two of the temporary seating platforms situated on car parks outside eateries on The Strand in a Bay of Plenty town. Town... Read More

BOP talent fill the void as One Love goes ahead

One Love Festival has announced several international artists will no longer be performing at the Tauranga reggae and roots music event later this month,... Read More

Two Tauranga Lotto players each win $17,919

It will be a weekend to remember for two lucky Tauranga players who each won $17,919 with Lotto Second Division in Saturday tonight’s Lotto draw.   The... Read More

Paul Ubana Jones at The Jam Factory

Paul Ubana Jones is on tour and in Tauranga this weekend. The singer and acoustic guitar virtuoso has a contemporary style, influenced by blues, rock,... Read More

DNB in central Tauranga

A live gig in central Tauranga this evening is planned to be a great night out, while helping raise funds for mental health. The event which kicked... Read More

Twelve angry men on a jury

It is 1957, and twelve men have been led into a jury room of a New York City court of law. They are given final instructions about determining the verdict... Read More