Easter moon delights locals

When the full moon appeared at dusk on Friday evening, many stopped to drink in the stunning sight. Kerri-Anne Fraser and her daughter Lexie Schollum,... Read More

Crash at Tauriko

Motorist are reporting an accident has happened at Tauriko about 3.30pm this afternoon. It's reported that a car and motorcycle have crashed on... Read More

Helicopters and fire trucks fight Reporoa blaze

Multiple fire appliances and helicopters are fighting a bush fire in Reporoa this afternoon. It's understood that nearly five square km of bush... Read More

Easter basketball classic big for the Bay

Tauranga is hosting its largest basketball event ever over the Easter weekend.   More than 7,000 people are in town for the weekend, with 135 teams... Read More

Motorcycle accident on Cameron Rd

There have been reports of an accident between a car and motorcycle in Gate Pa on Saturday afternoon. The crash happened on Cameron Rd about 2pm on... Read More

Tauranga going under water says activists

Climate change activists took to the streets of downtown Tauranga today to alert jazz festival goers that the city will be under water in the future.... Read More

Free wifi adds to ‘Our Place’ buzz

Our Place Tauranga, the temporary yet dynamic city space for local businesses is buzzing with locals and out of towners alike. Tauranga based Trustpower... Read More

Fiery motorcycle accident on Te Puke Highway

1.30pm update: The Te Puke Highway has now been reopened following a fiery crash involving two motorcyclists. Police have confirmed that there are... Read More

When ‘the horrible monster’ called on Kaye

“Yeah, yeah, we know that.” Bev Dickson has just been reminded of some desperately dark times in her daughter’s 30-year struggle... 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

Kiwi 49er crews chase medals at Genoa World Cup

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke will be in familiar territory tonight (NZ time) when they race for a gold medal at the World Cup Series regatta in Genoa. The... 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

Board members welcomed to community trusts

Mary-Anne Mcleod, Doctor Bruce Bryant and Colin Groves are the new directors appointed by Tauranga City Council to the Bay Venues Limited board today,... Read More

Dreaming of the Commonwealth

Tauranga Boys' College student Anthony Ouellet has been playing bowls since he was a kid. He started playing indoor bowls around the age of 7,... Read More