34 days ago

What do you think about the Northland district councils candidates?

The team Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Hi neighbours - Whangārei, Kaipara and Far North council candidates have now been revealed for the 2019 local body elections.

Some candidates are guaranteed a council seat, while others face dozens of opponents. Incumbent Mayor Sheryl Mai has put her hat in the ring for a third term, pledging to continue to build a community that is "economically strong, vibrant, diverse, creative and healthy.

Click here to see a list of candidates and let us know your thoughts in the comments!

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Stars students shine with native birds

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation

A group of Otumoetai College students have killed two birds with one stone by completing a community project while also raising awareness about NZ native birds.

13 hours ago

What's On: Schools Strike 4 Climate Whangarei

Oliver Neighbourly Lead from One Tree Point

Start at Kensington Sports Field at 8:30am, march through the town, down Bank Street, to the council and up and down the avenues, then eventually finish at the Town Basin.
Schools Strike 4 Climate Whangarei
  • Kensington Sports Field (ASB Stadium)
1 day ago

New 130-berth marina for Whangarei

The team Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Whangarei will get a new 130-berth marina, including a more than 4500 square metre reclamation.

It's said that "it would provide significant positive effects, not only for Whangarei but also the wider Northland region". What are your thoughts on this?

SOURCE: Northland Regional Council