20 Mar 2017 09:24 a.m.
More than 20 students from three schools gathered in Whangarei recently to gain hands-on knowledge of controlling pest rats and mice as the Enviroschools programme offered its first ‘Project Rodent’.
16 Mar 2017 15:40 p.m.
Tsunami sirens from Te Hapua to Mangawhai will be tested when daylight saving ends early next month.
16 Mar 2017 10:13 a.m.
A charitable trust that operates the iconic Bay of Islands-based tall ship R. Tucker Thompson has been recognised for its services to Northland’s youth sailing and education.
09 Mar 2017 15:33 p.m.
The Northland Civil Defence Emergency Management Group is advising of possible localised flooding later this afternoon (Thursday 9 March) around Kaeo and Ngunguru Road to the Tutukaka Coast in particular, and is recommending residents make their travel plans ahead of high tide around 6pm.
09 Mar 2017 09:39 a.m.
Feedback is being sought on possible new rules to prevent the spread of marine pests, how to foot the bill for marine biosecurity and updates to Northland’s harbour safety rules.
06 Mar 2017 09:40 a.m.
Friday’s announcement by Transport Minister Simon Bridges of the construction of a four lane upgrade to State Highway One between Whangarei and Port Marsden Highway, an investment of $400 to $500 million over the next five to seven years, has been universally welcomed by Northland Mayors.
03 Mar 2017 12:53 p.m.
A Far North dune lake – one of just 12 in Northland officially classed as being in an outstanding ecological state – is at increasing risk from people unaware of its special status, including those using it as an unofficial car wash.