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Gabrielle touches down: What you need to know
Cyclone Gabrielle is now affecting the country, bringing severe weather to northern and central New Zealand. Here's what to expect today and over the coming days.
$400,000 needed for marae augmented reality concept
Augmented reality is a goal Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiarangi and Matātua marae in Whakatāne are working on.
Tūhoe hosts national tamariki Māori rugby league tournament
This weekend Tūhoe hosted this year’s Māori rugby league tamariki tournament in Whakatāne. NZMRL kaumatua Hemana Waaka, of Tūhoe, was delighted by the opportunity.
Whakatāne harbour green light for Ngāti Awa, consortium
Excitement is growing for the future of Whakatāne as resource consent is granted for the proposed $29 million boat harbour, Te Rāhui Herenga Waka Whakatāne.
Whakatāne’s miracle baby
Karla Akuhata from Ngāti Awa had a big shock this past week. She gave birth on Tuesday - but she hadn’t even known she was pregnant.
Whakatāne mill to stay open
Waititi is happy with the result.
Man dies in Waiohau, Bay of Plenty stabbing
The man died early Sunday morning.
One person dead in Whakatāne house fire
One person has died in a Whakatāne house fire.
Stan Walker reaches the best point in his life, releases new waiata and book
At almost 30 years old, he says he’s at the best point in his life, has completed a new book, released a new waiata and is learning more te reo Māori.