Te Toka a Tirikawa - the story behind the carving

A carving with a unique story stands at the entrance to the Tauranga Campus of Waikato University in Durham St, Tauranga. The campus is holding an open... Read More

Community open day at Tauranga Campus

The University of Waikato are holding a Community Day at their Tauranga Campus on Saturday May 11 from 10am – 2pm. The doors to the brand new... Read More

Horticulture industry seeks best young talent

The hunt is on for New Zealand’s 2019 Young Horticulturist. Up for grabs is the prestige the title carries plus a prize pool of $50,000. The 2019... Read More

Tauranga teachers voice opinion at union meeting

  Teachers from across Tauranga gathered for paid union meetings on Wednesday at Baypark to have their say on matters within the education sector... Read More

Tauranga school building through Lego

A Lego spectacular will be displayed at Tauranga Primary School for the second consecutive year. On June 8, the school will play host the Lego show,... Read More

Tauranga Home Show is buzzing - one day to go!

How do you keep your home warmer? How do you declutter your gutter? How can you extend a living space? What essential projects do you need to know about... Read More

Tauranga robotics team among worlds best

A small robotics team from Tauranga is taking the world by storm. The House of Science Tauranga robotics team made up of four students from schools... Read More

Matahui School wins national mural competition

Matahui School, located between Katikati and Tauranga, has won a national award for their environmental mural design as part of the Keep New Zealand... Read More

Police to make enquiries after bomb scare

The bomb scare emergency at a Rotorua school is now over. Nothing suspicious was found during a police search of Western Heights High School today.... Read More

New kindergarten opening in Te Puna

Inspired Kindergartens has announced the opening of their energy efficient, purpose-built new facility on Monday April 29, 2019. After a major road... Read More

World Asthma Day campaign provides education

The Asthma and Respiratory Foundation NZ (ARFNZ) have created a campaign for schools to take part in on World Asthma Day, Tuesday, May 7. The campaign... Read More

Lockdowns, would you know what to do?

More than one month on from the Christchurch shootings and six weeks on from Tauranga schools being placed in lockdown after gun shots were heard in... Read More

Tomorrow‘s Schools Review process needs improving

News last week that the Tomorrow’s Schools Taskforce received over 5000 submissions and pieces of feedback shows the public and educators are very... Read More

Wahine on the Water

Surf lifeguards from around the Bay of Plenty and Coromandel areas made waves at one of the first Wahine on Water Events, held at Whangamata Beach over... Read More

Primary students get their hands on climate change

Tauranga primary school teachers gathered at the regional House of Science headquarters to discuss and learn about the climate change kit. The new kit... Read More