Paul Ubana Jones at The Jam Factory

Paul Ubana Jones is on tour and in Tauranga this weekend. The singer and acoustic guitar virtuoso has a contemporary style, influenced by blues, rock,... Read More

DNB in central Tauranga

A live gig in central Tauranga this evening is planned to be a great night out, while helping raise funds for mental health. The event which kicked... Read More

Twelve angry men on a jury

It is 1957, and twelve men have been led into a jury room of a New York City court of law. They are given final instructions about determining the verdict... Read More

Gothic art and steam punk on display

Gothic art miniatures by Ann Dugmore will delight audiences at the Tauranga Fringe festival. The micro exhibition of dark gothic altered art has the... Read More

Live painting of van and mural at fringe festival

One artist set to showcase his creativity live at Fringe 2022 is painter and muralist Sam Allen. Sam is a resident artist at The Incubator Creative... Read More

What‘s on - festival, carboot sale, markets

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a partly cloudy... Read More

Tauranga Fringe – a one day extravaganza

A one-day art extravaganza is set to bring the weird and wonderful, the strange and bizarre and the beautiful and provocative to Tauranga this weekend. Saturday’s... Read More

Fringe festival features fashion fusion

Dark and metal are the themes for a fashion art fusion between silversmith Ruth O’Connell and fashion designer Kerry Funnell for the Tauranga Fringe... Read More

New $40M lakefront a hit for out-of-towners

Out-of-towners are flocking to the new Rotorua lakefront playground, and it’s proving to be a hit. The $40m lakefront redevelopment project,... Read More

More Kiwis buying non-alcoholic beer

New research into New Zealanders' beer buying habits shows a huge rise in the popularity of low- and no-alcohol beer. Sales of low-alcohol beer... Read More

What‘s on - dinner in the park, live music, art

Good morning and welcome to Sunday Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine day with... Read More

Powerball and Strike roll over

Powerball and Strike have both rolled over on Saturday, meaning there is a combined prize pool of $9.3 million up for grabs on Wednesday night.   Powerball... Read More

Get them off the couch and into summer holiday fun

Get them off the couch this summer is the message that the Bay Venues team is keen to get out to parents and caregivers. Picture this, it’s now... Read More

Will it be a fintastic fishing year?

A marine heatwave is happening all around New Zealand. Warmer waters are more pleasant for swimming in and can create wilder weather. But what do they... Read More

What‘s on - fairs, markets, speedway

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine day with... Read More