Cyclone Cody expected to stay clear of NZ

MetService meteorologists advise that the risk of heavy rain has diminished as Cyclone Cody looks to track east of New Zealand. However, the risk of... Read More

Tonga: More eruptions expected by NZ scientists

NZ science experts say that there will probably be ash fallout from the volcanic eruption in Tonga which will impact on locals, and there could be more... Read More

Volcano sends out pressure wave recorded in NZ

A pressure surge from the latest eruption of the Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha'apai volcano in Tonga has been observed by New Zealand weather stations across... Read More

LIVE: Tonga under tsunami warning

A tsunami warning has been issued for all of Tonga following a violent eruption of the Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha'apai underwater volcano this afternoon. The... Read More

Cyclone Cody: dangerous sea condition warning

This summer has already seen horrific drowning statistics around the country, with several serious incidents and fatalities occurring at East Coast beaches. With... Read More

Rip warning after tragic week on Mount beaches

  New Zealand’s deadly summer on the water came to Mount Maunganui last week with three separate serious water incidents, including a fatality,... Read More

Rahui in place to replenish depleted fish stocks

A Rahui on net fishing in all the waterways from Three Mile Creek to Apata River has been announced on Sunday. The Bowentown Boatings and Sports Fishing... Read More

Will it be a fintastic fishing year?

A marine heatwave is happening all around New Zealand. Warmer waters are more pleasant for swimming in and can create wilder weather. But what do they... Read More

A glowing paddle

Sitting in kayaks, staring at thousands of glowworms and listening to water trickle down the canyon walls, you wouldn’t think you’re only... Read More

Law firm on board for Rena documentary

Presented with the unique opportunity to help sponsor a documentary about the Rena disaster, Holland Beckett Law have been quick to come aboard. “This... Read More

Rena documentary to look at Government response

Looking for an innovative Christmas present this year? How about securing a film credit for your loved ones and work colleagues?    The... Read More

Lifejacket campaign aims to save lives

  Recreational boaties on the water, who are not wearing lifejackets or travelling at a safe speed, should expect to be questioned by harbourmasters... Read More

Tiger Trout hunt in BOP next month

The much-anticipated Tiger Trout Fishing Competition is on again with the new date of November 13. Known locally as the great tiger hunt, this annual... Read More

Seafood company fined $1.5m for illegal operation

A seafood company owner has been fined heavily fined for a commercial scam responsible for almost $1 million worth of black market pāua and crayfish... Read More

Update to rules allows whitebaiting under level 4

Whitebaiters are delighted to learn they can now go out fishing during alert level 4, without a customary rights permit, following a clarification to... Read More