27 days ago

Will a Waikato town be the first in NZ to go plastic free?

Georgia Reporter from Stuff

Hi Waikato,

Did you know Ngatea could become New Zealand's first plastic bag-free town? Ngatea Boomerang Bags founding member Judy Jamieson would like to see the town plastic bag-free before Christmas. Are you still using plastic bags? What's your community's stance on them? Let us know in the replies! To read more, click here. (Please add "NFP/not for print" if you do not want your images/comments used on Stuff).

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2 hours ago

Come along to our Wintec Info Sessions!


Find out how you can get started towards the career you’ve always dreamed of at one of our info sessions! Talk to our tutors, take a tour of our facilities, and get answers to all your questions!

Rotokauri Campus: Wednesday 27 June
City Campus: Thursday 28 June

Drop in anytime between 3.30 - 5.30pm

Visit our website for more information and to register for a reminder!
Find out more!

7 hours ago


Rhiannon from Fairview Downs

Any recommendations on where to buy chickens

6 hours ago

Have you see Aaron?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Police are calling for sightings of an 8-year-old Hamilton boy who has been reported missing.

Aaron Whinn was last seen about 6pm this evening.He was wearing an orange jumper with black tree patterns printed on it.

Waikato police say Aaron was last seen at Hockin Pl in Fairfield. "Police and his family have serious concerns for his safety,'' a statement said.

Anyone who has seen Aaron or thinks they may have seen a boy fitting his description is urged to call police immediately on 111.

Source: NZ Herald
Images: Supplied by NZ Police