Finding safe solution for SH4 a top priority

Sourced from the Ruapehu District Council Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency will commence on-the-ground investigations into the slip that caused significant damage to State Highway 4 south of...

Complete the round the lake Cycle Challenge, without the pressure

The Heart Kids Cruisers are an inclusive team, a team not focused on personal bests and performance, but instead focused on participation without pressure. It’s for all...

Summer season kicks off for Mt Ruapehu

From today (29/10/2019), Mt Ruapehu are officially into their summer season at Whakapapa! Sightseeing on the Sky Waka gondola and the Pinnacles Restaurant open for lunch and...

Carrot Park OFFICIALLY NZ’s favourite spot!

- Source Whanganui Chronicle The Beautiful Awards is an annual competition that recognises the environmental excellence of individuals, groups, businesses and schools. In the Kiwi's Choice Award, anyone...

Ideas to promote Whanganui River Rd

Ideas for how to encourage travellers to include Raetihi in their journey plans following the large slip that has closed SH4 just south of the township was...

Wet weather expected to exacerbate slip movement on SH4

State Highway 4 remains closed following the large hillside slip that caused significant damage to the road south of Raetihi, with wet weather forecast this week expected...

Six new faces for Horizons Regional Council

- Source NZHerald.co.nz Six new councillors will join Horizons Regional Council, according provisional election results. They are Sam Ferguson, Emma Clarke, John Turkington, Fiona Gordon, Weston Kirton and Allan...

Why Whanganui should win NZ’s most beautiful town and cities award

SUPPLIED/Stuff.co.nz Whanganui's community spirit and civic pride are big ticks in its favour according to judges. Think of New Zealand's best looking towns and cities and what springs to...

Taupō measles warning

-Source Stuff.co.nz Another confirmed case of measles in Taupō has Toi Te Ora Public Health urging people in the area to be vigilant for signs and symptoms of...

Visit Ruapehu wins Supreme Tourism NZ Award!

Visit Ruapehu has won the Supreme Award at the Regional Tourism NZ Awards for their collaborative approach to tourism in the Manawatu-Whanganui Region. The Regional Tourism New Zealand...