Rotorua kapa haka group lands role in Netflix show

A Rotorua kapa haka group have stolen scenes in a new Netflix television series acting as a tribe of German Samoans. In fact, members of the international... Read More

Three lucky Lotto players win $333,333

  Three Lotto players from Auckland and Ashburton will be popping the champagne after each winning $333,333 with Lotto First Division in Saturday... Read More

Five lucky Lotto players win $200,000

  Five Lotto players from Whangarei, Auckland, Otorohanga and Kaikoura will be celebrating a special win after each winning $200,000 with Lotto... Read More

Spellbinding Scheherazade

Arabian nights and fantastical tales will create an afternoon of spellbinding music next Sunday afternoon. More than 50 musicians will take to the stage... Read More

Calls for musical talent to come forward

  A Bay of Plenty community orchestra is on a mission to give young musicians a platform to exhibit their talent.   Next year they will... Read More

Powerball jackpots to $14 million

  It will be celebrations galore for four lucky Lotto players, two from Auckland, and one each from Tauranga and Havelock North after each winning... Read More

VR brings prehistoric Aotearoa to life

Virtual reality is bringing prehistoric New Zealand back to life thanks to a collaboration between Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research and digital agency,... Read More

BOP musicians prepare for annual Bandquest

Young musicians are preparing their performances for the 10th annual Rockshop Bandquest, the nationwide music contest for intermediate and primary students.... Read More

Arts initiatives receive $23,000 funding boost

A total of $23,100 has been awarded to 13 local arts projects across the Rotorua district after the latest Rotorua Creative Communities Scheme funding... Read More

Krystal’s caring shines through

Rotorua’s Krystal Roberts has been having a very busy but successful 2020.   In the third and final year of her He Korowai Ākonga... Read More

Lucky Lotto player wins $1 million

  One lucky Lotto player will be celebrating after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in Saturday night’s live Lotto draw.   The... Read More

Tauranga bridge player wins regional tournament

Tauranga Bridge Club player Graham Young has won the Judith Howard League for 2020. The seven nominated Howard League events were originally planned... Read More

One lucky Lotto player wins $1 million

  It will be a Labour weekend to remember for one lucky Lotto player from Auckland after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in Saturday... Read More

Nepalese celebrate Dashain with special event

This evening the Nepalese Association in the Bay of Plenty will be celebrating Dashain in Paengaroa. The Hindu celebration will include musical performances,... Read More

Ben Townley re-imagines motorsport with SX4

A new format of Motocross, SX4 will be launched by NZ star, Ben Townley at an inaugural event in January. The event, which will take place at Digger... Read More