Motorists rush to the pump amid price hike fears

Motorists have been rushing to petrol pumps ahead of an expected hike in fuel prices in coming days. Global oil prices have jumped by 18 per cent after... Read More

Grace Road exit to be permanently closed

From Monday September 23, the Tauranga City Council are permanently closing the exit from Grace Road onto 15th Ave. A council spokesperson says the... Read More

Future of fuel prices uncertain after Saudi attack

An energy consultant says it's too soon to say just what impact an attack on an oil processing plant in Saudi Arabia will have on petrol prices here. There... Read More

Growth in bus bike rack use in Tauranga

Bay of Plenty Regional Council is celebrating World Car Free Day on Sunday September 22 by providing free bus travel around the region. Recent figures... Read More

Car catches alight in Te Puna

Fire services attended the scene of a burning car in Te Puna in the early hours of Sunday morning. The fire also took hold along a shelter belt bordering... Read More

Motiti Island rescue after motorcycle hits cow

A Motiti Island motorcylist had to be airlifted to Tauranga Hospital after colliding with a cow late on Thursday night. “Ambulance notified us... Read More

Injuries after car hits bank at Hamurana

A car has hit a bank in Hamurana on Sunday afternoon, resulting in one person sustaining moderate injuries. It is understood that the vehicle had five... Read More

What‘s on - Battle of Britain and Village market

Kia ora SunLive readers and welcome to Sunday.   Today we are expecting a fine day with westerly breezes. It’s a three-clothing-layer day... Read More

Three car crash on Cameron Road

A three-vehicle collision has occurred in Tauranga South on Sunday morning. Police were called about 7.15am to Cameron Road following reports of a... Read More

What‘s on - Bagpipe garage sale, rugby and darts

Kia ora and welcome to Saturday.   Today we are expecting cloudy periods with a chance of showers. Rain is forecast for the evening, along with... Read More

Plans are underway for a more compact city

Tauranga City Council is exploring planning processes to accelerate the delivery of a more compact city. Tauranga is growing fast and we need to use... Read More

Police name man who died in South Waikato crash

Police have named the man who died in a crash at the intersection of Tirohanga and Tram Roads, Kinleith Forest, on Wednesday September 11. He was 31-year-old... Read More

E-Fleets could solve Tauranga traffic woes

As traffic congestion in Tauranga continues to cause frustration for motorists, a shared-office space hopes its shared e-bikes, scooters and electric... Read More

One dead following crash near Kinleith Forest

One person has died following a single-vehicle crash near the intersection of Tirohanga and Tram Roads, Kinleith Forest. Emergency services were called... Read More

Changes to Matapihi Road for motorists

There are temporary changes to the road layout for Matapihi Road and Owens Place for motorists approaching the Bayfair roundabout, as part of the Bay... Read More