Time to turn back time as Daylight Saving ends

It’s time to turn back time, while also trying to figure out which appliances will need adjusting. Daylight saving time – DST - ends at... Read More

Six BOP charities receive vital donations

The Bay of Plenty Disabled Sailing Trust, which operates out of Rotorua, has been presented with a donation of $6883, thanks to the sale of the Toi Ohomai... Read More

Rotorua to benefit from $4m homelessness drive

Associate housing minister Marama Davidson today announced funding support for new initiatives that will prevent and reduce homelessness across New Zealand.... Read More

Poppy flight to raise funds

Next Saturday the Poppy Flight will arrive at Tauranga Airport with pilot Warren Butler flying the Whitianga to Tauranga leg of the national journey. Bringing... Read More

Brutal filmmaking

Despite the shift to alert level 3 for Auckland, and to alert level 2 for the rest of NZ, the nationwide Vista Foundation 48Hours competition is still... Read More

Half-masting to commemorate 10 years since quake

The New Zealand flag will be flown at half-mast on all Government and public buildings on Monday. The Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Jacinda Ardern... Read More

State Highway 30 Rotorua works this week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua... Read More

Council security patrols continue

Rotorua Lakes Council security patrols are set to continue as safety in the city remains a key priority. Intermediate and longer-term actions are also... Read More

Perfect weather for second day of One Love

Tik Tok stars were amongst the 20000-strong crowd on Saturday at the opening day of the One Love Festival. In its seventh year,  the event at Wharepai... Read More

Rest, refresh, and arrive alive this long weekend

It’s been a long, hot day, after a full week of work. A long weekend is on the horizon. You’re loading the family into the car to begin... Read More

Community support propels Waitangi Day festival

Waitangi – For the Love of the People is offering even more this year, thanks to the support of the Rotorua community. Ohinemutu is once again... Read More

Funding boost for Rotorua seniors‘ projects

Rotorua Multicultural Council and Parksyde Trust Rotorua have both been awarded funding through Community Connects grants for projects focused on supporting... Read More

Final Te Ahi Tupua chapter comes to a close

Partners, funders and contributors marked the successful completion of Te Ahi Tupua with a karakia. Wednesday morning was an opportunity for partners... Read More

Nine Lotto players win second division

A Tauranga Lotto player is one of nine who will be enjoying a boost in their bank account. Nine Lotto players each won $26,374 with Lotto second division... Read More

Free Sunday afternoon music in Government Gardens

People are being invited to bring along a picnic and settle in to enjoy free local entertainment as Music at the Band Rotunda returns to Government Gardens... Read More