Council sells former Bella Vista properties

The former Bella Vista properties are being sold as Tauranga City Council looks to move forward and recover money for ratepayers, says a council spokesperson. From... Read More

Workplace wellbeing a winner for council

You might hear more Christmas cheer in the hallways of the Hauraki District Council this year, and it’s not just because of the fast approaching... Read More

Planning for more housing in Kawerau

  The Kawerau District Council is planning for future generations by proposing a land exchange and reclassification to allow for more housing developments.   In... Read More

Ombudsman to investigate Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council is one of two local body authorities’ part of self-initiated investigations into the official information practices of selected... Read More

Tree poisoned in Mount to be removed

  A tree poisoned in Mount Maunganui is set to be removed.   Tauranga City Council says the Melia tree on Maunganui Road, corner of Prince... Read More

A new Christmas mystery box opened daily

Excited children and parents turned out on Sunday morning to watch as the first door of a mystery box was opened in a life-size Christmas advent calendar... Read More

Ohope wastewater inspections need resident action

Essential maintenance work on the Ōhope wastewater system during the next two weeks will require residents to take action to ensure any pressurisation... Read More

BOP leaders embrace partnership with government

Western Bay of Plenty leaders are welcoming a proposed urban growth partnership with central government that will further enhance its collaborative approach... Read More

Car park improvements at Sulpur Point

Access to the Sulphur Point car park will be limited tomorrow. A Tauranga City Council spokesperson says works will be underway to improvement the roading. "Council... Read More

What‘s on - music, markets and giant rock hunt

Kia ora and welcome to Sunday. Me whai wa ki te noho tahi me to whanau me o hoa. Today we are expecting some cloudy periods with occasional showers... Read More

Free backyard rat traps for Mount residents

A free backyard rat trap for Mount Maunganui residents wishing to combat predators and help native species thrive is the goal of Tauranga’s wildlife... Read More

Rock on for charity

Tauranga's Great Rock Hunt will take place tomorrow in downtown Tauranga. Hundreds of prize rocks will be hidden around the city as part of a fundraiser... Read More

Kiwifruit celebrated in Te Puke Christmas parade

Tractors, marchers and even a Stupid Robot Fighting League contraption took to the main street of Te Puke today for the Seeka Te Puke Float Parade. The... Read More

Trustpower Christmas Parade draws record crowd

A crowd in excess of 25,000 lined the streets of Downtown Tauranga for the annual Trustpower Christmas Parade heralding the official start of the festive... Read More

Down in the dunes

Dune restoration specialist Greg Jenks says healthy dunes play a crucial role in preventing erosion of Tauranga beaches. Forest and Bird Tauranga is... Read More