Professor Anthony Hoete says seismic tests have demonstrated that the structure can withstand much stronger earthquakes than the 1931 Napier earthquake. Video / Supplied
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Ōpōtiki marina bid gets mixed reviews from Whakatōhea hapū
The proposed spot for the marina is on the western bank of the Pakihikura, between where the Otara and Waioeka rivers meet and the sea.
Covid cases and holidaymaker numbers put pressure on Ōpōtiki whānau
Photo: Whakatōhea Manaaki Triage Foodbank based out of Te Pou Oranga o Whakatōhea.
Ōpōtiki Harbour development halted by council vote
The new Ōpōtiki District Council has voted to halt all construction of its $100 million Harbour redevelopment.
Te Whakatōhea begins voting for Treaty settlement
History is being made in the eastern Bay of Plenty for Whakatōhea whānau as voting begins on settling the iwi's 30-year-long Treaty claim with the Crown.
One person dies in Ōpōtiki crash
The crash happened Friday evening.
Whakatōhea hapū win customary marine title case
The eastern Bay of Plenty hapū say they are "ecstatic".
One person dead after Ōpōtiki motorcycle crash
One person is dead following a crash in Ōpōtiki.
Ōpōtiki fitness program incorporates mātauranga Māori
New fitness program in Ōpōtiki aims at using mātauranga Māori for people exercising in their own homes.
Māori-led team's TikTok video wins Ōpōtiki community challenge
A short dance video performed by a small Māori-led Covid-19 community-based assessment centre team in Ōpōtiki has won a local community TikTok challenge as part of a challenge to have a bit of fun. The clip was voted the favourite in the adult category and clocked up 1,000 views in three days.