Two Whangārei roads are the first suburban streets in the country to be declared smokefree - discouraging people to walk down the streets smoking or vaping. What do you think? Would you like streets in your neighbourhood to be smokefree?
Being Neighbourly is a lot more than just signing up to the website. It’s about taking the next step and being helpful and friendly to those around you. There are loads of different ways to be Neighbourly - here are a few suggestions from us.
Te Roroa is thinking about restricting access to iconic kauri Tāne Mahuta to paid tours only in an effort to stop kauri dieback spreading. The iwi has just won a biodiversity award for the way it has responded to the threat of the disease. What do you think? Would you pay to see Tāne Mahuta?
Coastguard is offering discounts on new lifejackets in exchange for old and ill-fitting lifejackets, with the Old4New van coming to Kerikeri Packhouse Markets on December 14. Will you trade in your lifejacket this summer? Why or why not?