The Taihape A&P show: Your details here.

We've been a little bit confused here at Ski what is happening at this years Taihape A&P show. After joking about it on air a bit we...

Council rules 8-storey Tāupo hotel proposal holds up to district plan

Taupō District Council says an 8-storey hotel proposed for Tuwharetoa St is consistent with the District Plan's objectives and policies. A public resource consent hearing will be held for...

Tom Campbell Memorial Big Air – With Ski FM!

NZ’s best freestyle athletes join a wealth of heavy hitters to put on a show on one very large jump, Saturday 23rd September! Best tricks will take the...

Freedom camping bylaw permits motorhomes to stay overnight – except at Taupo’s Ferry Road

Vans with sliding doors will be banned from camping out in public areas come December due to a new council bylaw. Motorhomers will still be welcome in...

Eva Harkness wins car in Ucol Whanganui’s hands-on competition

38 and a half hours was how long it took for Eva Harkness to win herself a car. The Whanganui student won Ucol Whanganui's "hand on car competition" early...

Swimmers warned off three Whanganui streams

Swimmers are being warned to keep clear of three Whanganui streams - places that are especially popular with young children. Warning signs went up at the Mowhanau and...

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...

Countdown first in NZ to introduce ‘quiet shopping hour’ for people with autism

For one hour a week, Countdown Marton is a peaceful haven — and that is delighting an often forgotten section of the community. Marton Countdown has introduced the...

Whanganui Countdown is introducing quiet hour

At 2.30pm every Wednesday, Countdown Trafalgar Square will have a "quiet hour" all in support of those with autism and sensory issues. The initiative originated from staff member Theo...

Glam 1950s-style event to raise funds for Women’s Refuge

This year's key fundraiser for Women's Refuge is The Cocktail Lounge, a 1950s-style party with cocktails, retro-styled food and 1950s entertainment, on November 4 at Heritage House. "We're...