Media releases

Kawepūrongo

29 Jan 2020, 1:06 PM
The newly-elected Northland Regional Council has today, Wednesday 29 January, confirmed it...
14 Jan 2020, 9:03 AM
An estimated 90,000 tonnes of soil will be removed over the next several months to help...
13 Jan 2020, 10:14 AM
Potential recipients of four new $3000 scholarships being offered by the Northland...
9 Jan 2020, 11:44 AM
With no significant summer rain forecast, local authorities are keeping a wary eye on an...
20 Dec 2019, 1:40 PM
A mobile summer rubbish barge will be back on the water in the Bay of Islands this summer...
20 Dec 2019, 11:37 AM
Those driving a multimillion dollar project investigating potential Kaipara and Far...
20 Dec 2019, 10:44 AM
Divers will check around 2000 boat hulls from now until May next year for a range of...
20 Dec 2019, 10:13 AM
A newly-completed 113-metre long flood wall is expected to massively increase the level of...
19 Dec 2019, 1:39 PM
Recent work undertaken by the Northland Regional Council has revealed inaccuracies in bore...
16 Dec 2019, 1:20 PM
Four new $3000 scholarships are being offered to support students studying or training in...
16 Dec 2019, 9:38 AM
The care and safety of all users and visitors to the beach, acknowledging tangata whenua...
16 Dec 2019, 9:10 AM
Local authority investigations into the accidental fatal poisoning of three dogs and two...
11 Dec 2019, 9:17 AM
Users of Whangarei’s CityLink public transport network can look forward to triple the...
26 Nov 2019, 12:43 PM
When is a drought not a drought? When it’s a hydrological drought instead of a...
25 Nov 2019, 4:20 PM
Annual summer water quality tests will begin 02 December at some of Northland’s popular...
21 Nov 2019, 1:06 PM
A new Climate Change Working Party and increased Maori and independent representation are...
11 Nov 2019, 8:00 AM
A promising pest management career that has included extensive work to help turn the tide...
29 Oct 2019, 2:40 PM
Kaipara-based councillor Penny Smart has been elected to chair the newly-elected Northland...
18 Oct 2019, 6:39 PM
Newly-released final election results have seen Councillor Joce Yeoman emerge the victor...
18 Oct 2019, 10:23 AM
An independent commissioner has granted the Whangarei District Council (WDC) a 20-year...
15 Oct 2019, 8:12 AM
Budding Olympian skateboarders are among the newest beneficiaries as the latest $500,000...
14 Oct 2019, 9:22 AM
The saying ‘a day is a long time in politics’ has proved true for two former Northland...
12 Oct 2019, 3:37 PM
Based on initial ‘progress’ results after today’s local body elections, the Northland...
10 Oct 2019, 3:07 PM
Northland is inching closer to another potentially dry summer with new figures showing Mid...
10 Oct 2019, 9:47 AM
Changing landscapes – political and literal – will be top of the agenda when about 170...
7 Oct 2019, 9:23 AM
More than 1000 unwanted Mediterranean fanworm (Sabella spallanzanii) have been pulled from...
4 Oct 2019, 9:26 AM
Suggestions of a managed Ports of Auckland retreat from Auckland and shift of its...
1 Oct 2019, 4:42 PM
Northland emergency management professional Shona Morgan is one of 15 people appointed to...
20 Sep 2019, 11:55 AM
An independent commissioner has granted permission for a new 130-berth marina – including...
18 Sep 2019, 11:45 AM
A multimillion dollar project investigating potential Kaipara and Far North-based water...