Sunday‘s street party in First Ave

There’s only one more sleep to go until a massive street party in Tauranga’s First Avenue. The weather’s looking fantastic for a fun... Read More

Continued growth underpinned Western Bay year

Strong growth across the Western Bay for much of 2018/19 has underpinned the year-end results for the Western Bay of Plenty District Council. In adopting... Read More

Let’s out vote the baby boomers

A group of driven Tauranga youth are calling on their peers to band together and outvote the older generation in upcoming local elections. The Tauranga... Read More

Artefacts found in Coromandel Town

A range of artefacts have been unearthed this week on the work-site of the Coromandel Town roading improvement project. The artefacts are broken crockery,... Read More

$16 million to upgrade water treatment facilities

  Thames-Coromandel District Council is spending nearly $16 million over the next three years to upgrade 10 water treatment facilities across the... Read More

Ditch the car this Sunday

People are being encouraged to ditch their cars for World Car Free Day on Sunday. Tauranga City Council is inviting people to come to the party on World... Read More

Council candidates offer community charter

A number of Tauranga City Council candidates want to initiate a change to council’s engagement with the community. Erika Harvey, Andrew Hollis,... Read More

New bridge for Thornton

Stage five of the Rangitaiki Floodway Project has reached a significant milestone with bridge construction nearing completion on Thornton Hall Road near... Read More

Tauranga mayoral race: 10 candidates chase top job

A newcomer to the political scene in New Zealand's fifth largest city says Tauranga deserves better leadership. Ten candidates are chasing the top... Read More

Tauranga Council to focus on transport solutions

Tauranga City Council has today moved to develop a Transport System Network Plan, to understand, design and test solutions to some of the city’s... Read More

Tauranga election candidates make statements

It’s time to start thinking about who to vote for in this year’s Tauranga City Council election. To help the public decide, all election... Read More

Grace Road exit to be permanently closed

From Monday September 23, the Tauranga City Council are permanently closing the exit from Grace Road onto 15th Ave. A council spokesperson says the... Read More

Lights go on in Wharf Street

At the time, the grand vision was for a pedestrian friendly eat street - “a place to meet, dine, relax, engage, be inspired and relax, a dining... Read More

Oceandowns Reserve to be converted to sports field

Work has commenced for turning Oceandowns Reserve into an active field with playground facilities, ready for use during the 2020 football season. Oceandowns... Read More

Track lies between a rock and a hard place

“You won’t believe this – better sit down and take some deep breaths,” advises Ken Evans. Because Ken, an Edgecumbe Road resident,... Read More