Mitigating the economic impact after eruption

Mitigating the ongoing economic impact for retailers and supporting Whakatāne’s local tourism sector is at the forefront of Whakatāne District... Read More

Zespri Young & Healthy Virtual Adventure launched

Zespri, ASICS and the Young and Healthy Charitable Trust have launched the 2020 Zespri Young and Healthy Virtual Adventure aimed at encouraging primary... Read More

Dairy prices fall as coronavirus affects trade

Dairy prices have fallen again in the latest global dairy auction, as the coronavirus outbreak takes its toll on trade. The average price at the overnight... Read More

Tauranga welcomes $400m facility investment

Priority One and Tauranga City Council welcomed today’s announcement by Fletcher Building that it will be relocating its Auckland-based Winstone... Read More

Experts join forces to produce medicinal cannabis

Bay of Plenty-based firm, Eqalis, is rapidly building its reputation as the most qualified medicinal cannabis producer in New Zealand after hiring two... Read More

Seventeen jobs cut at Waihī mine

Waihī's largest employer OceanaGold believe they will be able to "come back even stronger" following a production gap that has cost... Read More

Does the CBD need another bottle shop?

A company which was refused a licence to open a retail bottle shop in the Tauranga CBD four years ago has again applied to open an off-licence at the... Read More

Medal awarded for care of kiwifruit industry

The kiwifruit industry’s Fresh Carriers Hayward Medal recognising outstanding contributions has this year been awarded to Ian Greaves, for the... Read More

Health workers fight for their jobs

Public Service Association members are taking a stand against a proposal that would see 16 people at HealthCare NZ in Tauranga lose their jobs. Around... Read More

Rethinking fashion consumption, style and making

My sewing machine has died and I need to cart it off to get fixed, mainly because it satisfies the need to make things out of the quirky, colourful fabrics... Read More

What‘s on - markets, macrame and motorkhana

Kia ora and welcome to Sunday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki.  Kia ataata tonu. We’re expecting a cloudy day with drizzle possible in... Read More

Zespri’s head office officially opened

Zespri has officially opened its Mount Maunganui head office as part of the kiwifruit industry’s marquee Momentum 2020 conference. With phase... Read More

Turning scrap metal into outdoor art

Making art and floral arrangements using driftwood from the beach was something my grandmother Esther Harvey loved doing. She’d find a curved,... Read More

Zespri to make packaging compostable by 2025

Zespri has announced a new commitment to make all of its packaging 100 per cent reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. The announcement is one... Read More

Growth continues in the Western Bay

Tauranga City and Western Bay District show ongoing growth across multiple economic indicators for the 2019 yearin statistics newly released by Infometrics. “While... Read More