If you weren’t already terrified of the idea of skydiving…

An engine fault caused a skydiving plane to cut out mid-air – at an altitude of just 640 metres – forcing the 13 people onboard to parachute to safety over...

Bubble wrap the new Pink batt?

Taking care of poor health in Taumarunui residents has become number one priority, and the Whanau Ora Navigators are now learning how to have a healthy dry...

Smokefree Rockquest is back in Wanganui!

Fourteen musical acts are set to compete at the Wanganui final of the 2017 Smokefreerockquest this weekend! High school bands, duos and solos from Wanganui will play off...

Tangiwai heroes finally recognized

The Tangiwai Disaster in 1953 remains New Zealand's worst train disaster in our country's history. On Sunday, the 7th of May, two heroes from that disaster, Lance...

Police launch skifield driving campaign

Police were busy educating skifield visitors about driving to the conditions last week. Operations Hootoke - which means winter - was launched nationwide to raise awareness about the risks driving...

Natural hot springs in Taupo to get upgraded.

A coffee kiosk and changing rooms are on the list of things being added to the natural hot springs in Spa Park, Taupo. The number of visitors a...

It’s showtime!

A 90 minute magic spectacular! Hitting Taupo and Ruapehu this July, it is certainly the magic show to see. Something awesome to start you and your kids school...

Whanganui school kids win National film competition!

Anti-bullying film by a group of Whanganui students has won a national competition. Friends was made by Whanganui High School's head boy Jack Southee and deputy head boy Nusr...

Rainbow Youth has a new ad campaign, and it’s pretty cool!

This is the message posted beneath the ad on Facebook: "We're SUPER stoked to finally share with you our very first national ad campaign! We chose to...

Taumaranui is throwing it back to the good old days

Taumarunui is the destination of choice for hundreds of visitors keen to experience a piece of nostalgia. Organised for the first time by the Fielding and District Steam...