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UPDATE - Serious Crash, Clevedon Road, Papakura - Counties Manukau - Auckland City

Published: Sun 11 Apr 2021 01:00 PM
Police are now in a position to confirm one person has died, following a serious crash in Counties Manukau on Saturday night. Emergency services were called to the crash on Clevedon Road, Papakura at 9.30pm. The person died at the scene. The Serious ... Read more...

Rail Union Calls For Dunedin Council To ‘Do The Right Thing’ And Keep Dunedin Railways Rolling

Published: Sun 11 Apr 2021 12:56 PM
The union representing rail workers is calling upon Dunedin City Council to do the right thing at its meeting on Tuesday 13 April when it decides on the future of Dunedin Railways. Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) General Secretary Wayne Butson ... Read more...

Grand Opening For Marton’s $1.3m Destination Playground – Saturday 17 April

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 05:23 PM
The Marton community is having a grand opening for Te Āhuru Mōwai, their new destination playground, at 10am on Saturday 17 April. The playground is four years in the making and cost $1.3m, nearly all of which was raised through grants and donations from ... Read more...

Serious Crash, Wairere Drive, Hamilton - Waikato

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 04:59 PM
Emergency services are attending a serious crash on Wairere Drive, Hamilton. Police were alerted to the two-vehicle crash, which occurred between Hukanui Road and Resolution Drive, at around 3:05pm. Three people are being transported to hospital, one with ... Read more...

UPDATE – Body Found In Search For Missing Boatie, Tikitiki, Gisborne

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 04:58 PM
Police and emergency services searching for a missing boatie in Tikitiki, Gisborne have today located a body about nine kilometres from where the boat overturned yesterday afternoon. The boat overturned three kilometres south of the Awatere River mouth. ... Read more...

Police Urge Upper North Island Motorists To Stay Safe On The Roads

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 04:58 PM
Police are urging motorists to take care on the roads with bad weather causing issues in the upper North Island this afternoon. Rain and wind is affecting conditions and Police have attended a number of crashes today, including 18 in Tāmaki Makaurau ... Read more...

Dozens Of Native Trees Cut Down In 'Restoration Project' At Western Springs Forest

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 04:49 PM
Yesterday, while local residents attended an emergency meeting of the Environment Court on the Western Springs Forest, Auckland Council contractors began cutting down native trees in the forest. “We were gutted to find, at the end of the day’s ... Read more...

Arrests Made And Meth Seized In Waikato

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 01:11 PM
Waikato Police have arrested three people and seized a large quantity of methamphetamine and cash in relation to the ongoing disruption to organised crime in the Waikato. A search warrant was executed on Wednesday afternoon by the Waikato Organised Crime ... Read more...

Watercare Water Supply Update: 10 April

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 01:02 PM
Rainfall:   Yesterday Past 7 days Hūnua Ranges 0.5mm 1mm Waitākere Ranges 0mm 0.5mm       Dam storage (in total):n to Today: 51.06% Yesterday: 51.29% Normal for this time of year: 77.3% Water consumption: Target for ... Read more...

Magical Setting Secured For 2021 New Zealand Zanda McDonald Award Ceremony

Published: Sat 10 Apr 2021 05:47 AM
Organisers of the agricultural badge of honour, the Zanda McDonald Award are gearing up for the 2021 New Zealand Award celebrations, announcing that the ceremony will take place at Whangara Farms, the first place in the world to see the sun, at a special ... Read more...
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