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18 days ago

The first Readers Tour in 2020 is...

The Team from Readers Tours

The North Island Journey
Wednesday 25 March - Tuesday 7 April

Experience the North Island like you never have before on this 14-day Journey. Explore the North Island by train and coach, enjoying a magnificent combination of sights and experiences.

Bookings are limited. Visit … View more
The North Island Journey
Wednesday 25 March - Tuesday 7 April

Experience the North Island like you never have before on this 14-day Journey. Explore the North Island by train and coach, enjoying a magnificent combination of sights and experiences.

Bookings are limited. Visit www.readerstours.co.nz... to find out more or call us on 0800 080 099.

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12 hours ago

Classic Cover Americana 2020

Taranaki Event Vehicle Trust

● New Plymouth, Devon Street CBD. Friday Night Street Cruise.
21st February 2020 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Watch the cars cruise through Devon Street within a road closed area.

● New Plymouth Americarnival, Devon Street CBD. Free Family Fun Day.
22nd February 2020 10:00am – 3:00pm
Vehicles on … View more
● New Plymouth, Devon Street CBD. Friday Night Street Cruise.
21st February 2020 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Watch the cars cruise through Devon Street within a road closed area.

● New Plymouth Americarnival, Devon Street CBD. Free Family Fun Day.
22nd February 2020 10:00am – 3:00pm
Vehicles on display throughout Devon Street, Free Carnival for the kids at the Huatoki Plaza, Face Painting, Climbing Wall, Scooby Doo multi play, Bouncy Boxing, Bungee Touchdown, & Fooseball.

Vendors on Currie Street and in the Huatoki Plaza.
Find out more

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1 day ago

Poll: Is having Americarna and Ben Harper on the same night a good thing?

Blanton Smith Reporter from Taranaki Daily News

Americarna's street cruise and the Ben Harper concert at the Bowl of Brooklands are both happening on Friday night. Is it a good thing or bad thing to have so many people in the city?

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Is having Americarna and Ben Harper on the same night a good thing?
  • 56.8% Yes, having two big events is great for the city
    56.8% Complete
  • 43.2% No, they should have been spread out
    43.2% Complete
44 votes
1 day ago

What's On: Absence & Desire

Vicki from South Taranaki District

Quirky Fox’s latest exhibition speaks of isolation, growth and freedom. ‘Absence & Desire’ is the debut exhibition of award-winning photo artist Rochelle Marshall
Absence & Desire
  • Quirky Fox
4 days ago

Race with all the family!

Resene

XRACE is a mystery adventure race where parent and child aged 6-14 race together, locate and complete 10 mystery challenges; racing the clock and all the other family teams. A team is made up of two people - an adult; dad or mum or a trusted relative or family friend and a child aged between 6 and … View moreXRACE is a mystery adventure race where parent and child aged 6-14 race together, locate and complete 10 mystery challenges; racing the clock and all the other family teams. A team is made up of two people - an adult; dad or mum or a trusted relative or family friend and a child aged between 6 and 14 years of age.

The challenges range from physical (like tug-of-war) to mental (like the memory challenge) to knowledge-based (like the music challenge) to fun (like painting with Resene colours).
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4 days ago

What's On: "New Eyes on Naumai Park"

Vivien from South Taranaki District

Friends of Hawera Parks Committee are hosting a Curators walk/talk, meeting at the Shelter in Naumai Park for morning tea, 10am.All welcome. For further information contact Vivien Taylor 278 7890
"New Eyes on Naumai Park"
  • Naumai Park
5 days ago

Fire season restrictions across most of New Zealand

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

The nationwide fire risk has skyrocketed after a long dry spell, even in parts of the country not used to extreme fire danger.

To read more, click here.

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11 days ago

Which 'summer' are you having?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

It's been a mixed summer so far for New Zealand. Much of the country has seen record breaking temperatures, drought-conditions and scrub fires. But in recent days the West Coast and Southland have experienced heavy rains, flooding, evacuations and closed roads. Our thoughts are with affected.
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It's been a mixed summer so far for New Zealand. Much of the country has seen record breaking temperatures, drought-conditions and scrub fires. But in recent days the West Coast and Southland have experienced heavy rains, flooding, evacuations and closed roads. Our thoughts are with affected.

Our skies have been coloured by smoke blown over from the Australian bushfires, meanwhile Wellingtonians are just stoked if they get to see the sun.

How has your summer been?

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5 days ago

What's On: Waihi Cemetery Tour, 3rd March

Heather from South Taranaki District

Public invited to join Hawera Genealogy Group's tour of Waihi Cemetery, Pikituroa Road, Normanby. Meet 6pm at cemetery/5.45pm at our rooms in Union Street. Ph 062784292 for further information.
Waihi Cemetery Tour, 3rd March
  • Waihi Cemetery
6 days ago

Classic Cover Americana 2020

Taranaki Event Vehicle Trust

● New Plymouth, Devon Street CBD. Friday Night Street Cruise.
21st February 2020 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Watch the cars cruise through Devon Street within a road closed area.

● New Plymouth Americarnival, Devon Street CBD. Free Family Fun Day.
22nd February 2020 10:00am – 3:00pm
Vehicles on … View more
● New Plymouth, Devon Street CBD. Friday Night Street Cruise.
21st February 2020 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Watch the cars cruise through Devon Street within a road closed area.

● New Plymouth Americarnival, Devon Street CBD. Free Family Fun Day.
22nd February 2020 10:00am – 3:00pm
Vehicles on display throughout Devon Street, Free Carnival for the kids at the Huatoki Plaza, Face Painting, Climbing Wall, Scooby Doo multi play, Bouncy Boxing, Bungee Touchdown, & Fooseball.

Vendors on Currie Street and in the Huatoki Plaza.
Find out more

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