Media releases

Kawepūrongo

26 Feb 2021, 7:30 AM
Where’s Wall(ab)y? A Massaman-style Wallaby curry with poppadum and pickled cucumber will...
24 Feb 2021, 11:46 AM
Northlanders are being urged to attend upcoming public drop in ‘have your say’ sessions to...
22 Feb 2021, 1:31 PM
The public is once again being asked to put names forward for the Northland Regional...
18 Feb 2021, 10:20 AM
Former port corporation boss Terry Archer will fill the Whangārei Urban seat left vacant...
15 Feb 2021, 1:26 PM
Authorities are appealing for sightings of a koi carp – an unwanted freshwater pest fish –...
11 Feb 2021, 10:51 AM
Voting will end Wednesday, 17 February for the Whangārei Urban Constituency seat left...
3 Feb 2021, 8:46 AM
Northland Regional Council (NRC) Chair Penny Smart has welcomed news central government...
21 Jan 2021, 2:46 PM
A long-awaited and ground-breaking formal management plan for Te Oneroa-a-Tōhe/Ninety Mile...
19 Jan 2021, 9:35 AM
Bouts of timely rainfall mean this summer has been ‘kinder’ to many Northlanders than last...
15 Jan 2021, 9:10 AM
Voting will begin Tuesday, 26 January for the Whangārei Urban seat left vacant by the...
22 Dec 2020, 1:18 PM
Eight people have put their names forward to contest the Northland Regional Council...
16 Dec 2020, 10:38 AM
People keen to stand for the Whangārei Urban seat left vacant with the recent resignation...
10 Dec 2020, 8:14 AM
Eight $3000 scholarships are being offered to support students studying or training in...
7 Dec 2020, 12:21 PM
The Northland Regional Council’s Dargaville, Kaitāia, Ōpua, Waipapa and Whangārei offices...
7 Dec 2020, 8:00 AM
Separate agreements are now in place covering how Patuharakeke hapū and the Northland...
2 Dec 2020, 12:39 PM
Free bus rides – and giveaways – will be on offer as part of a festive season promotion by...
27 Nov 2020, 9:08 AM
The start of a third construction season is underway for the Awanui flood scheme with just...
25 Nov 2020, 12:16 PM
Northland Regional Council (NRC) Chair Penny Smart is keen to set the record straight on...
24 Nov 2020, 7:54 AM
A mobile summer rubbish barge will be back on the water in the Bay of Islands this summer...
23 Nov 2020, 8:00 AM
An official nomination period opens Tuesday, 24 November for those wishing to contest the...
17 Nov 2020, 1:15 PM
Northland Regional Council (NRC) member Rick Stolwerk has been appointed interim chair of...
16 Nov 2020, 11:25 AM
A joint three-year programme which aims to improve water quality in four of Whangārei’s...
11 Nov 2020, 8:45 AM
Annual summer water quality tests will begin Monday, 07 December at some of Northland’s...
6 Nov 2020, 11:55 AM
Two Northland dune lakes are part of a ground-breaking international study that measures...
5 Nov 2020, 11:30 AM
An official nomination period for those wishing to contest the Whangārei Urban seat left...
29 Oct 2020, 8:30 AM
Contract divers plan to check more than 2000 boat hulls from now until May next year as...
22 Oct 2020, 9:30 AM
Residents from the Hikurangi and Whangarei Heads areas are being urged to support separate...
21 Oct 2020, 8:40 AM
Northland Regional Councillors are keen to see Māori guaranteed a voice around the council...
9 Oct 2020, 5:00 PM
An ambitious programme to restore the health and mauri of the mighty Kaipara Moana reached...
30 Sep 2020, 12:00 PM
Health and safety requirements are triggering a move to monthly amnesty days for hazardous...