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...

Wanganui residents flooded… AGAIN.

Chris and Gene Toyne have been evacuated twice from their Onetere Drive home in two years and want the culvert replaced. Mr Toyne shared photographs with Wanganui district...

Local Wanganui comedian is on his way up!

A former Wanganui student Ray O'Leary is one step away from winning the 2017 Billy T award. Each year the award is presented to an "outstanding emerging performer"...

Bullied 9 year old gets the birthday party she deserves.

A little Wanganui girl whose classmates refused to come to her birthday is about to be flooded with friends, presents and birthday well-wishes from all over the...

Fresh Direct Ohakune Carrot Carnival 2017

Fresh Direct brings you the annual street carnival in Ohakune! June 4th (a Sunday) is the date you need to save so you can join in all the...

Urzila Carlson's tour hits Wanganui!

Funny gal Urzila Carlson is bringing her 'Studies Have Shown' tour to Wanganui! Guaranteed to make you giggle, it's a perfect night out (If you are 16...

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...

'WINTER JUST GOT BETTER'… 2017 Mt Ruapehu Highlights

2017 Winter Highlights Double the snowmaking on Whakapapa lower mountain All weather snowmaking on Happy Valley to guarantee opening on 3 June Delta Quad replacing...

Summer of awesome in the Central North Island…

Summer sorted! Hiking, biking, fishing, adventure! The central North Island is the best place to be in summer! Find out the conditions of the Tongariro Alpine Crossing today...