Local News

Get reading this summer

  ­   If you’re wanting to get the kids into the books and out of the screen, Tauranga City Libraries’ Kia Kaha te Panui/Summer... Read More

Homeless make way for summer rush

  Lynette Haines doesn’t fit the stereotype of a typical homeless person.   Groomed, smart and articulate and at 71 still working.... Read More

The anatomy of a book fair

  It’s a massive six-month long exercise involving an army of volunteers and generating tens of thousands of dollars for worthwhile and deserving... Read More

New Year’s Eve in Tauranga

  New Year’s Eve in Tauranga is set to be a night to remember, with an array of events happening across the city. From family-friendly firework... Read More

Stay safe on the roads this summer

  Road safety charity Brake is appealing to partygoers and organisers to ensure everyone in their group gets to and from celebrations safely.   As... Read More

Making your way to Home

  If you haven’t made your way to the Tauranga Art Gallery to check out their latest exhibition, there’s still time.   Mr G:... Read More

Mount teen takes it to Harvard

Mount Maunganui’s Samuel Taylor has dreamed of attending Harvard University in the United States as far back as he can remember and he always knew... Read More

Iconic winery building retained

  The art deco building that once was the Mills Reef Winery in Bethlehem’s Moffat Road will be reincarnated into an events and facilities... Read More

The mysterious Mount Mauler

  It’s that time of year again. The Mount Mauler leaves beachgoers hot, bothered and covered in itchy red welts.   The Weekend Sun... Read More