Enjoying more of the Easter moonlight

On Easter Friday night, the moon above the Bay of Plenty provided a stunning display of golden luminescence. Kerri-Anne Fraser made use of the opportunity... Read More

Vintage jazz parade kicks off downtown carnival

The Downtown Tauranga Carnival launched on Easter Saturday with thousands of jazz lovers crowding into the Strand to enjoy an afternoon of sun and music. The... Read More

What‘s on - churches, sunshine and more jazz

Kia ora and welcome to Easter Sunday! We have a fine start to the day, but expecting a few showers from the afternoon, turning to rain overnight. It’s... Read More

Easter Sunday picnic at Mt Drury Park

The Easter story will be presented at an Easter Sunday picnic this morning at Mt Drury Park at Mount Maunganui.   This year a group of churches... Read More

Experiencing Easter with Gaz and Shaz

If you like a bit of Australia flavouring your Easter, then the place to experience Easter is at Bethlehem Baptist. Gaz (Garry) and Shaz (Sharon) find... Read More

Twilight train rides at Memorial Park

The Tauranga Model and Marine Engineering Club, also known as Memorial Park Railway celebrates its 40th anniversary with some extra special events this... Read More

Cricket, rugby, football … and dancing

National New Zealand and Australian dancing champion Austin Taylor needs help to compete in Florida and London this year. Representing New Zealand at... Read More

What‘s on - vintage parade, jazz and markets

Kia ora and welcome to Saturday! The weather forecast for today is for a fine day with light winds. It’s a two-clothing layer day with an expected... Read More

The chocolatey hunt is on

The annual Easter egg hunt is on again this Sunday, April 21 at the Katikati Bird Gardens, so grab the kids and bunny hop them out to pick up some tasty... Read More

Good Vibes brings top NZ bands across the country

After debuting to a great success this year as the warm-up party to the famed reggae festival in Tauranga, Good Vibes is hitting the road this winter.... Read More

BOP farmers compete for national awards

The 33 finalists in the 2019 New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards are preparing for the final round of judging.  The winners will be announced at... Read More

Tauranga to get swingin’ with jazz this Easter

Get ready to dance the Easter weekend away as Tauranga CBD explodes with some of the hottest jazz, funk, dance and contemporary music of today and yesteryear. The... Read More

New art exhibition opens in Tauranga

A new art exhibition has officially opened in Tauranga. Mayor Greg Brownless opened the Finding Beauty Exhibition in Our Place on Monday April 15.... Read More

Life size scrabble at Mount urban space

A life-sized version of outdoor scrabble is open for public use until Thursday in downtown Mount Maunganui. The limited time giant scrabble installation... Read More

Ninety jet skis circle Matakana

Action Sports Direct hosted a social jetski lap around Matakana Island on Sunday. Jet ski owners met on Sunday morning at the Sulphur Point boat ramp... Read More