Nurses fundraise for Bangladesh

Three Tauranga nurses who were inspired by a grassroots healthcare programme in Bangladesh are fundraising to see its continuation. Lyn Elliot travelled... Read More

$1 million for lucky Lotto player

A lucky Lotto player from Tuatapere, Southland will be celebrating after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in Saturday night’s live... Read More

New director appointed to 2021 Arts Festival

The Tauranga Arts Festival Trust is delighted to announce that award-winning singer and songwriter Ria Hall is to helm the 2021 Tauranga Arts Festival.... Read More

Women dominate young grower competition

For the first time in its 14-year history, more women than men have entered the annual Bay of Plenty Young Grower of the Year competition. The five... Read More

Huge fun today at the Te Puke A&P Lifestyle Show

Who is Te Puke’s strongest man and woman? This will be decided today at the Te Puke A & P Lifestyle Show with the winners also qualifying for the... Read More

What‘s on - snooker, A&P show, beach volleyball

Kia ora and welcome to Saturday. He ua matou i te po whakamutunga. He pai mo te kari. Some cloudy periods with a chance of a shower are expected today.... Read More

Bromance in the garden

It’s a plant, not just any plant, but a plant with a story. And Roger Allen tells that story with deep affection and respect. “It’s... Read More

Who’s your hero?

Super heroes from all over the Bay will dust off their masks and capes to answer the beckoning call from Waipuna Hospice. Calling all super heroes in... Read More

Library’s empty – fill ‘er up

The Rotary Club of Tauranga book fair has been a blessing for worthwhile Tauranga groups and projects for about 33 years. In that time the Rotary Club... Read More

Tauranga cricket fans met idols at Bay Oval

Two Tauranga cricket fans were lucky enough to meet their heroes on Sunday, February 2, during the cricket at Bay Oval. Ten-year-old Stella Hoskin... Read More

Possible new public media entity

The government will begin work on a business case to assess the viability of forming a new public media entity. “The Government must ensure New... Read More

Mr G’s artwork embodies the spirit of Waitangi Day

This year, Waitangi Day holds special significance for Tauranga street artist Graham Hoete, better known as Mr G. He’s spent most of the day... Read More

NZers want a second chance survey says

Second chances are hard to come by, but new research by 2degrees reveals the majority of New Zealanders wish they could have another go at least one... Read More

Chiefs launch Country Centurion Cup

The Chiefs Rugby Club have announced the launch of the 2020 Chiefs Country Centurion Cup. The Centurion Cup will see Chiefs Country Provincial Unions... Read More

Two Lotto players share $1 million

Two Lotto players from Hastings and Wanaka will have an extra reason to celebrate this Waitangi Day after each winning $500,000 with Lotto First Division... Read More