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Pasifika concert warms winter

A blast of Pacific warmth blew through Warkworth Primary School this month when it hosted the annual Pasifika concert to mark Kiribati Independence.  Read more >>

BUSINESS

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Mahurangi BID mooted

The Rodney Local Board is canvassing whether there is support for a Mahurangi Business Improvement District.

HEALTH & LIFESTYLE

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Old eyewear, new vision

Eyeglasses collected in Orewa are finding their way to people who are unable to afford prescription glasses in the Pacific region.

MAHURANGI

Community secures Springboard deal 

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The Springboard youth service has finally secured its own headquarters after receiving more than $200,000 from the community.
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ENTERTAINMENT

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Show a family affair

The Centrestage Youth Theatre production of Kids on Broadway 2, on from July 16–19, is what you would call a family affair.

ENVIRONMENT

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“Gannets” at Tawharanui 

There’s a new attraction at Tawharanui: a fake gannet colony has been established with the aim of attracting the real thing. 

SPORT

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Coasties two of the toughest

Two coasties have ‘cleaned up’ at one of the muddiest challenges to be held this winter, the Tough Guy and Gal Challenge.

FEATURES

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School holidays

School holidays are upon us, keep them busy with the advertisers in Hibiscus Matters. Mahurangi Matters gets busy building.
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Moves to allow the public and media into Council workshops have stirred up local body representatives.

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A spate of cattle duffing in the Tapora/Wellsford area is proving costly for some dairy farmers.

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Read the latest stories, information and advertiser specials in our fortnightly features.

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Work on walking and cycling improvements along SH1 in Warkworth, will start soon. 

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Kia Ora and welcome to our very special part of NZ. Learn more about local attractions and events.

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Local experts give their views, and information on everything from cooking and gardening to property and history.

       
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Local green solutions for a better future unite business, government and community.
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The smart money is on local businesses who provide reliable products and service.
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Sports mad kiwis love to hear the starter's whistle - sports news and results here.
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Good health and well-being starts at home. Local advice can get you started.
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Auckland's north boasts a vibrant arts community, embracing all ages.