Panui

Knitting in the gallery

M/other brings together artworks by 10 contemporary artists from Aotearoa that reflect on diverse experiences of motherhood. From 10am – 12pm on Tuesday, 7 May, the gallery will also be hosting a knitting session. Interested members of the public are invited to pick...

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Measles in the Bay of Plenty – Update #4

Since last week’s report, a further four cases of measles have been confirmed in the Bay of Plenty, bringing the total number of measles reported over the past month to ten. “The most recent cases are known to be linked to the earlier reported cases of measles,” says...

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Exciting job opportunities with the WKT

We currently have two exciting opportunities to work for the Whakatane Kiwi Trust! Firstly, we are looking for someone to step into a part-time contract for auditing our stoat traps, working around 30 hours per month. This person would need to have a high level of...

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Today’s collection from the Apanui Saltmarsh area

To Apanui Saltmarsh Care Group, Here is the link to some photos from today's clean-up: https://photos.app.goo.gl/fdBYtK1eVCeX9yeA8 8 people took part. Among the things collected were: 14 golf balls (Christine said she'd seen the person hitting them over summer and...

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8 Los Angeles based film studio executives visited the region

The Bay of Plenty Region recently hosted a group of eight Los Angeles based film studio executives who visited the region as part of a wider New Zealand screen ‘famil’ organized by film industry group, Screen Experience Trust NZ (SETNZ), in partnership with The New...

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Sun to Surf Half Marathon

Whakatane athlete toasts home success NZ marathon number one and Whakatane local Daniel Jones gave an  exemplary demonstration of his class to cruise to an emphatic win in the inaugural Sun to Surf Half Marathon. Jones, who three weeks ago blasted to a marathon...

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French rugby team in town for pre-season festival

A French rugby team is set to get a taste of Eastern Bay of Plenty hospitality when it arrives in Whakatāne this month for the New Zealand Junior Rugby pre-season festival. The team and around 50 supporters from Aix En Provence region will spend a week in Whakatāne...

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