Tangiweto exhibition opens this weekend

Tangiweto exhibition opens this weekend

The work of Whakatāne-raised artist Tina Tangiweto should be familiar to most locals – she’s probably best known for her colourful murals in Kopeopeo, Waimana, and most recently at the Whakatāne Aquatic Centre. Tangiweto sees the eponymous solo exhibition at Te Kōputu...
Local Essential Services

Local Essential Services

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Te Urewera closed to Public

Te Urewera closed to Public

Tūhoe and Te Urewera board have announced that all huts, campgrounds, walks (including the Waikaremoana Great Walk), freedom camping areas in Te Urewera, and Lake Waikaremoana, will be closed in line with the government’s announcement of a level four alert for...
Whakatane’s Inaugural Zero Waste Market

Whakatane’s Inaugural Zero Waste Market

On Saturday 7th March Whakatane’s first zero waste market will be held.   The Waste Zero Re-Market is organised by our local volunteer waste group, Waste Zero Whakatane, in conjunction with Envirohub’s Sustainable Backyards Month and Liam and Hannah from The Rubbish...
The mobile breast screening service is heading to Kawerau!

The mobile breast screening service is heading to Kawerau!

We know you love and cherish your Māmā, whāea kēkē, whanaunga, hoa right. Do the right thing and akiaki them to book their mammogram. Our wahine are busy and we know its hard for them to get their own quality time, heoi lets encourage them together its kei te pai to...