Greater competition to lead to cheaper fuel prices

The Government is introducing changes that will promote greater competition in the fuel market at the wholesale level and lead to lower prices on the... Read More

Motocross championships continue in Hawke‘s Bay

The 2020 New Zealand Motocross Championships reached the halfway stage with edge-of-the-seat racing in Rotorua last weekend and there's no let-up... Read More

Shake-up for championship standings in Rotorua

An already-fiery 2020 New Zealand Motocross Championships just got even hotter after an intense day of racing at round two of the series near Rotorua... Read More

Natzke strengthens his championship advantage

Bay of Plenty's Josiah Natzke is creeping relentlessly closer to claiming his first senior 250cc motocross crown. The former New Zealand 125cc motocross... Read More

Motofest to stage Motul NZ Classic Grand Prix

Old and new, rare and mainstream, shiny and ... well, even shinier ... along with champions of the past, present and future too. They are all heading... Read More

Motocross fireworks set to reignite Rotorua

The battle lines have been drawn after a thrilling opening round to this year's New Zealand Motocross Championships in the South Island. But those... Read More

Holden to ‘retire’ its car brand across NZ and Aus

The Holden car brand is being axed after decades making and selling cars such as the Commodore, Astra and Barina. The company's owner, General... Read More

SH1 closed following fatal crash near Cambridge

Update, 7.40am: One person has died following a serious crash on State Highway 1/Tirau Rd near the intersection of Hydro Rd, near Cambridge. Another... Read More

Truck rolled near Otangiwai Point

A truck has rolled on SH30 near Lake Rotoma this afternoon. Police were called about 4.45pm to SH30, Lake Rotoma, following a report of a truck having... Read More

‘Ambassadors’ to patrol free camp sites

Rotorua i-Site staff members have been assigned as camping ambassadors at free camping sites around the district. But it seems the ambassadors will... Read More

BOP supercross champion thrills crowd

The weather didn't play its part, but the riders certainly did at the opening round of the New Zealand Supercross Championships in the South Island... Read More

Vehicle crash on SH5 near Ngongotaha, road closed

The NZ Transport Agency report that there has been a vehicle collision on State Highway 5 near Ngongotaha on Sunday afternoon. The single vehicle crash... Read More

Will we have a November heat wave this week?

As above normal temperatures continue this week, weather forecasters at WeatherWatch are keeping an eye out to see if some areas may reach 'heatwave'... Read More

The only equation you need this Labour Weekend

Wear your seatbelt + Drive sober and alert + Put your phone away + Drive to the conditions = Get where you’re going safely is the message police... Read More

Fatal crash near Atiamuri

Update, 6pm: One person has died following a crash involving two recreational off-road motorcycles on private land near Atiamuri on Sunday afternoon. A... Read More