NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

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Planting for the future

The planting of a targeted 16,000 trees in a major project to protect and preserve the waters of the Kaipara harbour gained new impetus with a recent celebrity arrival to the district pitching in to help.

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New branding celebrates heritage

In a move to rebrand Harding Park, Te Uri O Hau and the Kaipara District Council have worked together to bring the…

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One voice for Northland

Roading and digital infrastructure were high on the priorities list at the latest Northland Regional Governance…

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Food forest underway

Stage one of the Maungaturoto Community Orchard project has got underway with 50 volunteers gathering to plant more than…

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Humbling response to burglaries

In a response being described as 'humbling' by Greenways Trust staff, worker Katy McAteer's dream to experience a…

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Communities working together

The Tomarata and Wellsford communities are working together to upgrade the Tomarata Playcentre - repairing, replacing…

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Wild West accolades

Kaipara resident Katie Le Noel recently entered her Wild West Worcester Sauce into the World Hot Sauce, BBQ and …

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Celebrating gardening pleasures

The Kaiwaka Garden and Floral Club is celebrating it's 50th anniversary next month with a high tea with past and present…

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Retiring from the hunt

Vic Birkenhead has organised the annual Maungaturoto and Kaiwaka boar hunts for the past five years and announced his…

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Volunteers of Maungaturoto

The Maungaturoto Fire Brigade have been recruiting for volunteers and are encouraging others to join the fire service…

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New faces at Kumarani

Circus Kumarani have two new tutors involved with their OSCAR after school care programme.…

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The art of cheese

Maria and Ad Clarijs emigrated from the Netherlands in 1983 and started the Kaiwaka Cheese Shop in 1986 after moving …

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The art of cheese

Maria and Ad Clarijs emigrated from the Netherlands in 1983 and started the Kaiwaka Cheese Shop in 1986 after moving …

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Planning for the future

As a mother, Karen Joyce-Paki has a personal interest in the success of the Kaipara, which has motivated her to put …

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Otamatea Ward candidate

Adrian Bonner is standing as an independent candidate for the Otamatea Ward of the Kaipara District Council. …

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Caring at Hospice

Daffodil day is about Cancer awareness and research but this day is not just about daffodils.…

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Cars rally for cancer

A convoy of classic cars, sports cars, hot rods and motorcycles will travel from Whangarei to Dargaville on Sunday,…

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Encouraging the community

Mangawhai Causeway Church, originally known as Mangawhai Interdenominational church, is a hidden treasure for young …

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Mangawhai Probus

For approximately 30-years Mangawhai Probus has been active in the community, providing a monthly gathering with guest…

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A dog’s tail … Spendin’ the milk munny

Well readas, me ana Boss juss got back from tha deary block wear we hada cuppatee with the shearmilker. Well, the…

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Farm profits action plan

Kaipara farmers are being invited to join in a new farming initiative dubbed Extension 350 and a New Zealand first,…

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