TECT Rescue Helicopter saving lives over April

The TECT Rescue Helicopter has averaged more than one life-saving mission a day during April. A total of 46 missions were completed during the month,... Read More

Fatal crash in Opotiki

One person has died following a crash involving a motorbike and a car in Opotiki this evening. The crash, which occurred at the intersection of Bridge... Read More

SH2 Takitimu Drive resurfacing works from tonight

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises resurfacing work will take place on State Highway 2 Takitimu Drive between Elizabeth Street and the Eleventh... Read More

Have a say on Tauriko for Tomorrow

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and Tauranga City Council are preparing for the next round of community consultation and engagement for Tauriko for Tomorrow.... Read More

Two cars hitting trees within 20 minute period

Within a 20 minute period, one car hit a tree near Rotoma and another car hit a tree near Lake Okataina. Police report that a single vehicle went into... Read More

Two-vehicle crash in Tauranga

There has been a two-vehicle crash on Waihi Rd in Tauranga Police report that they attended a two-car crash on Waihi Rd at 10.15am. It is unknown if... Read More

Maketu‘s new shared cycleway and walkway opened

It’s time to get and try out Maketu’s brand new shared cycleway and walkway.   The shared path was officially opened by Western Bay... Read More

First stage of Bayfair flyover underway

Construction on the Bayfair flyover is underway with four supersized steel cages recently craned into the middle of roundabout, providing the structure... Read More

Hunters report opening weekend success

    Duck shooters are reporting success for the opening weekend of the game bird hunting season. Hunters in the greater Rotorua and Bay... Read More

Road reopened after crash in Karangahake Gorge

Update, 4.49pm:  State Highway 2 has reopened following a crash between a car and motorcycle earlier in the Karangahake Gorge. Motorists are advised... Read More

Road opened following crash in Welcome Bay

Update, 4.45pm Welcome Bay has reopened following a two vehicle crash earlier.   Police were notified of a two-vehicle collision at the intersection... Read More

Cameron Rd works begin amid vitriol warning

A Tauranga City Council commissioner is warning that the vision for the Futureproofing Cameron Road project must be accurately represented to the public. His... Read More

Yearbury snatches championship lead

He was national enduro No.2 last season and Waikato rider Dylan Yearbury is on target for a podium finish this season too. The 26-year-old builder... Read More

What‘s on - Anzac Day services, petanque, markets

Good morning and welcome to Anzac Day. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. The MetService is forecasting some morning... Read More

Motorcycle crash in Pyes Pa

One person is reported to be in a serious condition following a motorcycle collision in Pyes Pa. Police received a report of a motorcycle colliding... Read More