What's on today

Sunners are spoilt for choice today. Watch the triathletes take on the Tin Man triathlon at the Mount – or go fishing with the Santa's Snapper Snatcher kayak fishing competition, or for the less athletically inclined a little chi gung in Memorial... Read More

What's on today: Hockey

The Hockey Centre at Blake Park is hosting the annual Northern Region U13 Rep weekend tournament, called the Nelda Putt Tournament. There are 8 Association teams competing for this trophy. (Northland, North Harbour, Auckland, Counties, Waikato, Thames... Read More

The ‘Rise Up’ to the top

Six60 are everywhere – radio, TV, night clubs and even opening for the New Zealand Music Awards earlier this year. But this time last year, the band was a little known group, hiding out in Dunedin, studying for university and working gigs around... Read More

Restaurant Guide

A Taste Of Italy, TaurangaAlimento, TaurangaAmphora Cafe Bar, TaurangaAzia Corna Restaurant & Takeaways, Mt. Maunganui, TaurangaBella Mia, TaurangaBoccanova Cafe, Mount Maunganui, TaurangaBombay Brasserie Tauranga, TaurangaBravo Cafe & Restaurant, TaurangaBreakers... Read More

Opinion Poll

Only 38 per cent of electors returned their voting forms in the council elections, did you vote?

I’m not enrolled to vote
I dumped the voting form
I didn’t get round to posting it
I returned my voting form by mail
I dropped my voting form into council

Bay Today

Sunset from Papamoa. Photo: Alison Jones. Send us your photos and stories from around the Bay of Plenty. Email: photos@thesun.co.nz