Taumarunui domain train may be removed ????

Safety issues have led the Ruapehu District Council to look at removing a popular train and slide from the Taumarunui Domain Playground. Councillor Karen Ngatai said it was an iconic...

The quiz night you’ve been waiting for…

Get yourselves registered for the 'So you think you're famous' quiz night 7th July at the Ruapehu rugby and sports club! There are prizes for the best dressed...

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...

Waikato mansion on sale with a value of 3.1 Million!

Waikato's largest mansion with breathtaking river views, five bedrooms, five bathrooms, an indoor heated swimming pool and a private boat ramp, is for sale and is likely...

Curtains for all in Whanganui!

More than 100 Whanganui families have a better chance of living in a warm and dry home thanks to curtain crusader Nelson Lebo and several selfless volunteers. The...

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...

Got a lawn big enough for a Campervan? Check this out!

A new website called Campable has made it possible for Kiwis to rent out their front lawns to Campervans and Freedom campers. Warwick Beauchamp, founder of Campable.com, said...

Happy Valley is staying free of charge!

After a loud public outcry, Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL) have decided to keep a free sledding area near Happy Valley free of charge. RAL were proposing $59...

Salmonella Dub 2018!

Salmonella Dub, legends of the NZ music scene are celebrating their 25th anniversary with three very special shows this summer, featuring the return of Tiki Taane! These shows...

Fieldays day one off without a hitch

Day one of Fieldays has gone swimmingly with 26,000 people attending! The first people through the gates were Australian Beef farmers who came over especially for the occasion....