40 days ago

How is the hot, dry weather impacting you?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

It's been hot and dry in Northland in 2019, with more than a dozen records broken. More water restrictions are about to be introduced in the Far North and some residents on tank water are needing top-ups. How is the dry weather impacting you?

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19 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 www.readerstours.co.nz... to find out more or call us on 0800 080 099.

5 days ago

How has council's preparation been for the drought?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Kaikohe and Kaitaia residents think the Far North District Council should have better prepared for droughts like the one Northland is in now. But the council says the drought is an exceptional circumstance, testing supplies that are usually reliable. What do you think?

5 hours ago

Water restrictions spread: what do you think?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Paihia, Opua, Waitangi, Kawakawa and Moerewa are now on Level 4 water restrictions, joining Kaikohe, Ngawha and Kaitaia. This means water is used for essential use only and outdoor water use is banned. What do you think? How are you coping with the restrictions?