Voting opens in 2019 local elections

Voting opens in 2019 local elections

Ōpōtiki voters will be able to cast their votes in the 2019 local council elections from Friday 20 September. Voting papers are being mailed to registered voters and most folk will start receiving their papers on Friday with all papers expected to be delivered by...
New GM of Eastern Bay Chamber of Commerce announced

New GM of Eastern Bay Chamber of Commerce announced

The Eastern Bay Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the appointment of Crete Wana to the role of General Manager. Crete is engaged with many different groups across the country. He brings a wealth of experience to the role having been actively involved in...
Whakatāne local up for Tidy Kiwi award

Whakatāne local up for Tidy Kiwi award

Waste Zero Whakatāne and Pride Whakatāne are excited to announce local business owner, resident and Tidy Kiwi Kenny MacCracken is one of three national finalists for the 2019 ‘Tidy Kiwi’ award. The Tidy Kiwi is one of the categories in the annual Beautiful Awards. Run...

Te Reo Māori lessons for health staff

Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) staff and their whānau have the opportunity to learn te reo Māori on-site thanks to a new initiative to grow the use and quality of te reo me ōnā tikanga within the DHB and its communities. The joint initiative between...