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Jazz festival fun ahead!

Listen up music-lovers - it's one month until The 61st National Port of Tauranga Jazz Festival begins, bringing hundreds of acts, performances and spectacular talent... Read More

Frocks on bikes moves to Katikati

A show of flying hemlines and frills is happening for the first time in Katikati on Saturday, February 24, with the annual Frocks on Bikes event moving locations... Read More

Donate to provide care

Let your next home cleanout provide care for those in our community who need it! Waipuna Hospice is putting the call out for your preloved goods to be donated... Read More

Tauranga festival offers cultural bridge

Rich, breath-taking stories, art, music, performances and delicious line-up of cuisine from a range of Asian cultures will be on offer at this weekend's Tauranga... Read More

Free entry to the Seniors and Travel Expo!

The Seniors & Travel Expo is set to be bigger and better than ever in 2024. With six successful years in the Bay of Plenty, the Seniors & Travel Expo carefully... Read More

We want your art!

Tauranga Rotary is collecting art for the Annual Book and Art Sale to be held from March 1-3, at the Seeka Coolstore in Harvard Way, Mount Maunganui. Joan McKirdy... Read More

Autorama fun in Pukehina

Rev it up and rally the funds this March! If it's got an engine, get it out for the crowds to enjoy at the Pukehina Surf'n'Sand Autorama. Whether you have... Read More

Fish to fund a fire brigade!

A family-friendly fishing competition to fill the coffers of the Katikati Volunteer Fire Brigade is on today, February 23, and Saturday, February 24. 'The more... Read More

Feeding the family with a few tenners

It's just turned 5pm, you're wondering what to have for dinner, then - as if answering your thoughts - she appears on the screen with her usual singsong phrase:... Read More

A day gone to the dogs!

Pull out your tutu - and your dog's matching one - and head down to Memorial Park this Saturday, February 24, for Bark in the Park. This two and four-legged social... Read More

Carve it up with canoe slalom

Riding the competition high after crashing through white water and rapids, Canoe Slalom Bay of Plenty is hosting a 'Give it a go'day so you can try this adrenaline-filled... Read More

Doing good to build your home

Helping families to have a place to call home is what the Doing Good Foundation is all about. Formerly known as Habitat for Humanity, Doing Good has built 88... Read More