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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Contractors get tendering help

A seminar to help local contractors work through the complexities involved in writing and submitting successful tenders for future local government contracts... read more

Fierce battle at charity boxing night

Tauranga community members gloved up last night to raise around $40,000 as part of the DARE to Fight for Youth Charity boxing event at ASB Baypark. Police... read more

Barge receives MNZ certification

Mussel Barge Snapper Safaris is the first operator in the Coromandel, and one of the first small operators in the country, to be certified under Maritime... read more

Long-awaited title success

Weeks of mud, sweat and tears will come to an end for two teams tomorrow as they both eagerly try to lift the Bayfair Baywide Premier Club Rugby trophy... read more



John Key's day in the Bay

Prime Minister John Key is confident the Government is honouring all promises to Tauranga City and the Port of... read more

Combat on the national stage

An array of disciplines and belts of the sporting kind are combatively lining up in Tauranga this weekend as the... read more

Youth programme a success

A first-of-its-kind Whakatane District Council-led youth development project has been hailed a success following... read more

Kolohe Kai to play Brewers

Hawaiian sensation Kolohe Kai will bring its musical stylings to Tauranga next month when they perform at Brewers... read more


$170m settlement bill passed

The Tuhoe Claims Settlement Bill and the Te Urewera Bill have passed their third reading in Parliament this morning. The... read more

$13k for unfair dismissal

A Whakatane woman is to be awarded $13,968 in compensation after she was unjustifiably sacked by her former employer... read more

Melbourne Cup coming to Whakatane

The illustrious Melbourne Cup will be making its way to Whakatane next week as part of the 2014 Emirates Melbourne... read more

Te Puke in the spotlight

A new video promoting Te Puke's town centre is the latest tool the town is using to show it is ready for the Tauranga... read more


Free-to-air sports frenzy over the ditch

Sideline Sid Sports correspondant & historian While many facets of life over the ditch are the same as New Zealand – more

Eradicating family violence

Todd Talks By Todd Muller Family violence is one of those issues that elicits a singularly strong reaction from many in NZ. It is unacceptable, more

Ring of Confidence bites the beagle

Brian Rogers Rogers Rabbits We are confident. It's official. Tauranga MP Simon Bridges has checked, and we are more

The future of school sport

Ariki Tibble School Sport Team Leader Sport Bay of Plenty It's a common misconception that the purpose of developing a child's fundamental more


Sunset from Maketu. By Morris Shaxon.
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