Hotmilk donates 3000 pairs of men’s underwear

Tauranga lingerie company Hotmilk Lingerie have donated thousands of pairs of men’s underwear to charities across New Zealand. Local and overseas... Read More

Mild end to August with spring weather coming

WeatherWatch reports that the westerly wind flow is with us now and as we enter the final week of August it may turn more sub-tropical for some. The... Read More

Ziwi wins Exporter of the Year Award

Mount Maunganui-based specialty pet food manufacturer, Ziwi, has won the prestigious American Chamber of Commerce award for large exporter to the USA. Ziwi,... Read More

The big weather picture for Saturday and Sunday

Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson at WeatherWatch.co.nz says that a southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, moving around a large high in the... Read More

Police launch review of prisoner transport

Police Commissioner Mike Bush has launched a national review of the custody and transport of prisoners undertaken by Police. “Our staff go to... Read More

The sheer class of Lisa Carrington

Lisa Carrington once again served notice of her world-class ability by leading another outstanding day for New Zealand paddlers at the ICF Canoe Sprint... Read More

Rotorua Police seeking Levi Parekuka

Rotorua Police are seeking Levi Parekuka who escaped from custody on Friday. Parekuka had been arrested on Friday morning on outstanding warrants. He... Read More

‘Very rare’ shrub found in Rotorua forest

A falling tree in a 1000 year old forest has revealed the existence of a rare shrub. The shrub, Pittosporum kirkii, is one of four endemic to New Zealand... Read More

Strong leadership for new Infrastructure board

Infrastructure Minister Shane Jones has announced the inaugural board for the New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga. Speaking at the annual... Read More

Steamers face big test against Auckland

Bay of Plenty Steamers take on their biggest test of the season when they face last year’s Mitre 10 Cup Premiership winners, Auckland, at Eden... Read More

Women’s K4 crew spearheads Kiwi assault

New Zealand enjoyed a successful day two of the 2019 ICF Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Championships in Szeged, Hungary with a series of impressive... Read More

Is this NZ‘s shortest cold snap of 2019?

NZ has had some short lived cold snaps this winter but the one coming in today and tonight is truly the shortest, says WeatherWatch.co.nz While both... Read More

Sailors foiled by wind gods at Olympic test event

It's a measure of Tauranga's Sam Meech's superb consistency that his fifth placing at the Olympic test event is his worst result of the past... Read More

Homicide investigation following serious assault

A man has been charged with murder following the death of a 48-year-old man in Tokoroa. Police received a report around 2pm of a serious assault at... Read More

Reports highlight flood risk under climate change

Two reports released today by NIWA and the Deep South National Science Challenge reveal new information about how many New Zealanders, how many buildings... Read More