Air Chathams SAAB 340A

Air Chathams SAAB 340A

Air Chathams advises that it will be utilising its SAAB 340A airliner to provide an introductory Auckland-Whakatāne scheduled flight service this weekend. The airline is waiting on the extension of Whakatāne Airport’s runway end safety areas from the current 90 metres...
Fifa World Cup Week 2

Fifa World Cup Week 2

Day one: The Hot running FIFA world cup hosts are back on display during the first day of action in the second round of the competition. After Russia’s first result I was excited to see where the team was headed. This time around Russia was taking on a serious...
Hamish’s review of week 1 Fifa World Cup

Hamish’s review of week 1 Fifa World Cup

Kia Ora and welcome to my first review on the FIFA world cup, this is where I will share my opinion on how the 2018 FIFA World cup is playing out also I’ll let you in on my current predictions on who will progress to the world cup round of 16. I will be upload after...
WDC Council News Brief

WDC Council News Brief

Traffic and Speed Limits Bylaw Review After considering feedback on the proposed Traffic and Speed Limits Bylaw Review at its 5 April meeting, the Whakatāne District Council’s Policy Committee has decided that further revision of the draft bylaw is required. The...

The struggle facing our Edgecumbe community since flooding on the morning of April 6th 2017 is still real. The ongoing effects pose many challenging times to come. Our whanau of Edgecumbe are slowly getting back on their feet, so let’s help them further by supporting...