Applications are open for community-minded locals interested in becoming freedom camping ambassadors.
You'll be encouraging campers to play by Whangarei's rules, giving residents confidence that their environment and quality of life will be respected.
Are you passionate about protecting Whangarei's environment? Will you be signing up?
SOURCE: Whangarei District Council
7.1% Definitely! Sounds fun!7.1% Complete
28.6% No, I'm not interested28.6% Complete
0% I've done it before0% Complete
64.3% I don't support freedom camping64.3% Complete
The search for the 75-year-old former international rugby league player is continuing. The dementia patient was last seen walking north at Hatfield Beach, North Auckland, on Wednesday, wearing a red and black cardigan and blue jeans. Someone may have given Mike a lift north - sometimes he thinks he is a fugitive who has escaped prison.
Guy Fawkes is coming up on November 5, with fireworks going on sale next weekend.
Are you looking forward to fireworks displays? Will you be buying your own to let off?
10.2% Yes - I'll be buying fireworks10.2% Complete
64.4% No - I think fireworks should be banned64.4% Complete
25.4% Yes - But I'm not planning on buying fireworks25.4% Complete
A Whangārei patient had to wait seven weeks to get an appointment with her GP, while new Kaitaia residents have to travel for hours to see a doctor. What has your experience been like? What do you think should be done?