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...

Calling all dudes: Up for a beard challenge?

Men's Health Month is growing in Whanganui with the ultimate beard challenge. This June, the Tane Hauora Collaborative group have jam-packed a 30-day calendar full of events to...

Whittakers new All Black choc!

It's always exciting when Whittakers release a new chocolate flavour, and this is good for even the health conscious chocolate lovers! The new flavour has been released to...

You can join in the fun for Wanganui’s Pink Shirt Day!

The anti-bullying message of Pink Shirt Day will be spread out into every corner of Wanganui this Friday. And you can be part of it! Wanganui resident Sandie Roach...

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...