Toi Ohomai postpones April graduations

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology has announced it will be postponing its three April graduation ceremonies. More... Read More

Universities seek travel ban exemption on students

Universities have asked the government to exempt thousands of Chinese students from its ban on foreign travellers from mainland China. The government... Read More

Schools receive funding for robotics learning

Following the success of the first ever Rotorua AquaBots Regional Competition last year, Rotorua Museum is pleased to announce they have been awarded... Read More

Mental health before marks says education expert

  As NCEA results are being released this week, it’s important that students and whanau remember that mental health is more important than... Read More

Grand Piano Gifted to John Paul College

With alterations well underway in the Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre - SHMPAC, the destiny of four grand pianos has been decided. One, a... Read More

New chums make charitable trust

Two new trustees have been voted in to join four re-elected trustees on the Rotorua Energy Charitable Trust for the next three years.   But there... Read More

Young cricketers have a chance to get new kit

Rotorua cricket players have a chance to win gear and to take part in a BLACKCAPS game this season. ANZ is supporting community cricket in Rotorua and... Read More

Thousands of students preparing for NCEA exams

  More than 140,000 students around New Zealand will be participating in 119 NCEA and New Zealand Scholarship exams between today and the end of... Read More

First cadet announced for Kawerau Pathway to Work

  The first cadet employed under Industrial Symbiosis Kawerau or ISK’s Kawerau Pathways to Work Cadetship programme has been announced.... Read More

Poor diets and dental habits lead to tooth damage

Dental experts are calling for Kiwis to make dietary changes and reduce their consumption of food acids to protect their oral health following the release... Read More

Rural principal welcomes road safety review

A Rotorua school principal has welcomed a review that will help identify and mitigate road safety issues outside rural school gates. Rotorua Lakes Council... Read More

Rotorua Multicultural Hospice support group meets

Last week the Rotorua Multicultural Council had its first meeting of the Multicultural Hospice Support Group. “It was a historic day for the Rotorua... Read More

Career opportunities for Rotorua tourism students

The fourth consecutive year of the New Zealand School of Tourism – NZST - Speed dating initiative has demonstrated the value of developing tourism... Read More

50th Conservation Week offers an activity for all

Planning for a multitude of conservation-themed events around Rotorua is well underway, with rangers anticipating Conservation Week 2019 will reach new... Read More

First health science diploma with Maori worldview

A Rotorua-based polytechnic is trying to turn around the region's poor health outcomes by offering the first health science diploma with a Māori... Read More