Aquatic Centre to close for annual maintenance

The Whakatāne Aquatic and Fitness Centre will be closed to the public from 6 pm on Saturday, 6 July until 6 am on Monday, 15 July while its annual maintenance programme is undertaken. Whakatāne District Council Aquatics and Recreation Manager Lee Colquhoun says the...

Dumping of waste in Coastlands sewer infuriates

Whakatāne District Council operations staff are extremely disappointed following the discovery of a large amount of waste that has been dumped into a sewer manhole in Coastlands. Council staff investigated a sewer blockage last week to find a considerable amount of...

Volunteers needed to create clean waterways

Bay of Plenty Regional Council, in partnership with multi award-winningcharity, Sustainable Coastlines, is putting the call out for local schools, businesses and volunteers to join together to create cleaner waterways and coastlines.Working together, they will be out...

ONE LOVE 2020 line-up announced!

New Zealand’s much-loved ONE LOVE Festival will kick off a new decade with the best line-up in the festival’s history. ONE LOVE is without question one of the most popular two-day festivals in Australasia. And today promoters have revealed that an array of...