NZTA committed to re-instating SH4 (Parapara’s)

Mayor Don Cameron said that the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) who have responsibility for the State Highway network have confirmed that they are committed to fixing SH4...

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...

Hunt for Tama Rawhiti ends in arrest

Police have now arrested Tama Michael Rawhiti after a patrol car was stolen at gunpoint during a breath alcohol checkpoint in Ohakune last Saturday night. - TVNZ   Police have...

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...

Gondola proposed for Tūroa

Plans are in motion to build a gondola on the southern snow slopes of Mt Ruapehu at Tūroa. Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL) general manager Jono Dean says the...

Spark Sport improved, but still poses problems for some

Spark Sport's performance for Monday night's Rugby World Cup clash between Wales and Georgia has been much improved but not for everyone, with one user claiming it is the "worst it's...

List of ‘free’ NZ streaming sites

We all know of Netflix, Lightbox and Neon, but they all need subscriptions (or a family member/ex with an account!). Below is a list of 'free' streaming...

2019 Rugby World Cup schedule

Don't miss a match this Rugby World Cup, below you'll find the official match schedule for RWC 2019. Japan is 3 hours behind NZ, so remember to ADD...

Fashionable…….crocs?

Fashionable Crocs? If anyone was going to do it, it would be Kanye West wouldn't it? On Thursday, Yeezy Mafia, an unofficial social media account that tracks news...

Pub in ‘Straya gets it wrong with ‘midget toss’ promo

The Great Northern Hotel in Newcastle Australia has publicly apologised after promoting an event that appeared to include 'midget tossing'. The event is set to a Wolf...