Rocket Lab‘s latest launch fails

A Rocket Lab Electron booster carrying two commercial satellites failed to reach orbit yesterday after suffering an anomaly just minutes after lift-off. The... Read More

SH30 Rotorua road works this coming 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

A weekend of footy

It's been a full action weekend of football amongst the Premier Mens and Premier Mens Development teams across the Bay of Plenty.   In round... Read More

COVID-19: No new community cases, one in MIQ

The Ministry of Health says there are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in the community in New Zealand today. “There is one new case to report... Read More

Trail run with a foodie twist

If you’re a trail runner, walker, or just someone who loves to get outdoors and explore, the Generation Homes Fern Creek Trail event at TECT Park... Read More

New pilot encourages digital tech pathways

NZTech is launching Tech21, a programme of activity and events in collaboration with the Ministry of Education to help inspire young learners into tech... Read More

TSB’s nationwide hunt for ideas to help NZ thrive

TSB is launching a nationwide hunt to find the next wave of innovative ideas which solve problems and help New Zealand communities thrive.  The... Read More

Two lucky Lotto players win $500,000

Two Lotto players will be celebrating after each winning $500,000 with Lotto First Division in last night’s live Lotto draw. The winning tickets... Read More

Corbin Hart secures Paralympic spot for NZ

Just ten months after he first sat in a kayak, Corbin Hart completed the first chapter of his inspirational journey by qualifying a New Zealand boat... Read More

Domestic cats - best in show

Ginger, tortoiseshell, grey, white, long or short haired – the mere moggy in all its mix breed glory still gets a chance to win awards. The Geyserland... Read More

Imrie reigns again in the K1 500m at Lake Karapiro

Olympic-bound Kurtis Imrie backed up his success on day one of the NCZT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships at Lake Karapiro to provide the highlight... Read More

Two seriously injured following crash on SH5

Two people have been seriously injured following a motorcycle crash on State Highway 5. Police responded to a motorcycle crash on SH5 at Ngatira about... Read More

ACT calls for scrapping marine fuel road tax

The ACT Party has called for road taxes to be scrapped from recreational boat-users marine fuel, with Transport spokesperson Simon Court launching a... Read More

Racism education initiative backed in BOP

A campaign aiming to give teachers the tools and support to identify, confront and dismantle racism has been backed in the Bay of Plenty. The Unteach... Read More

National weather forecast for Saturday

WeatherWatch have advised that a front pushing over New Zealand and out to the east this morning is leaving a westerly quarter airflow in its wake. “We... Read More