Keep up to date with the latest news from Whangarei
Group to perform at Italian festival
Published 14th July, 2016
Whangarei kapa haka roopu Hatea head to Italy at the end of the month for Estate Internazionale del Folklore 2016 - an international folk festival in Castrovillari, southern Italy.
Meet Maureen Green, NZ’s ‘brom queen’
Published 1st June, 2016
Maureen is also one of New Zealand's most celebrated bromeliad breeders and collectors with an international reputation for her 'Karamea' series of cultivars, bred by her at her Maungakaramea home and nursery in Whangarei.
Aussies parkrun visitors soak up Loop experience
Published 23rd May, 2016
Recent visitors to Whangarei, Kerry Bray from Cronulla in Sydney, Vin Martin from Melbourne and Anne-Marie and Paul Loader from Launceston in Tasmania all stopped off overnight in Whangarei just to add the Whangarei parkrun event to their New Zealand visit.
CEO drives Northport option
Published 4th April, 2016
Northport at Marsden Pt is the only realistic option to take over some of the cargo from Ports of Auckland, a regional development leader says.