49 days ago

What do you think of a marine mammal sanctuary in the Bay of Islands?

Denise Piper Reporter from The Bay Chronicle

DOC has banned tourists swimming with dolphins and now wants to go further to protect the bottlenose dolphin. What do you think if a marine mammal sanctuary - which could ban all boats - was introduced to parts of the Bay of Islands? (Please put NFP if your comments are not for publication)

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10 hours ago

Will you trade in your old lifejacket?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Coastguard is offering discounts on new lifejackets if you trade in your old one, with the Old4New van coming to Houhora and Whangaroa on December 8, and Mangonui on December 9 and 14. Will you trade in your old lifejacket this summer?

11 hours ago

Consumer NZ says nine out of 20 sunscreens don't provide protection they claim

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Does the sunscreen you use offer the protection it claims on the label?

Consumer NZ has found nine out of 20 sunscreens they tested do not.

To read more, click here.

1 day ago

What's On: Book Launch

Ross from Kerikeri District

Announcing the launch of Ross Lockyer's newly released book entitled Cannibals, Crocodiles and Cassowaries about Ross's time in pre-independence Papua New Guinea. Donation of $1 p/copy to a local charity.
Book Launch
  • Paper Plus Kerikeri Bookshop