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Award recognises Rotorua mountain biking strategy

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 3:47 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

The collaborative efforts of the community and council to establish and maintain Rotorua’s global reputation as a mountain biking destination have been recognised with a local government sector award. More >>

Lions Series week in Rotorua a roaring success

Sunday, 18 June 2017, 9:48 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

British & Irish Lions Series week in Rotorua a roaring success The excitement of the DHL NZ Lions Series isn’t quite over for Rotorua with many visitors expected to return to the district during the coming weeks. Saturday night’s game at Rotorua ... More >>

Success at the Giant Haka 2017

Saturday, 17 June 2017, 2:01 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Thousands of people poured into Rotorua’s Village Green today to help break the record for the world’s largest haka. More >>

Rotorua hosts famous haka Ka Mate this weekend

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 12:08 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua is set to be the scene of the latest attempt at the world’s largest haka this weekend. More >>

Rotorua Prepares to Welcome Rugby Fans

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 10:21 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua residents are getting ready to showcase our world-famous manaakitanga (hospitality) to the thousands of rugby fans expected here this weekend. Ahead of the unofficial fourth test match of The DHL NZ Lions Series 2017, between the Māori All Blacks ... More >>

Tīma Tāngata exhibit opens

Wednesday, 14 June 2017, 12:14 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Local rugby greats Hika Reid and Matt Te Pou are encouraging locals to visit the Tīma Tāngata Māori Rugby exhibition while it’s in Rotorua. More >>

Boney M on the move

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 9:48 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

The Boney M concert in Rotorua this Wednesday has been moved to the Energy Events Centre. More >>

Rotorua's Walk in the Redwoods Sculpture Refreshed

Monday, 12 June 2017, 10:29 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

An iconic trio of Rotorua walkers, the wooden Walk in the Redwoods sculpture, will be gone temporarily from their prominent forest position to undergo a much-needed refresh. More >>

Rotorua economy continues to perform well

Monday, 29 May 2017, 9:58 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

This year looks set to be another good year for the Rotorua district, according to the latest Infometrics quarterly economic report. More >>

Eastside schools join Transport Minister to open new cycleway

Friday, 19 May 2017, 3:52 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Students from Rotorua’s Owhata Primary and Mokoia Intermediate helped Transport Minister Simon Bridges officially open the new cycleway outside their schools today. More >>

Rotorua on its way to giant haka world record

Friday, 19 May 2017, 9:00 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua people have just one month to practise their pūkana and get ready to take part in the world’s largest haka. More >>

Mayor to advocate for Rotorua at annual tourism trade show

Thursday, 11 May 2017, 12:48 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick will advocate for ongoing investment in the district when she attends New Zealand’s annual tourism trade show TRENZ in Auckland this week. More >>

Final stage of inner city project scheduled to start

Thursday, 11 May 2017, 11:09 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

Work about to begin on the third stage of development of Manawa – Heart of the City marks the completion of a project key to revitalising Rotorua’s inner city. More >>

More feedback needed on proposed waste changes

Tuesday, 9 May 2017, 3:41 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua Lakes Council wants more feedback from the rural community about proposed waste service changes outlined in the 2017/18 Annual Plan discussion document . More >>

Treasured patu parāoa has returned home

Friday, 5 May 2017, 3:41 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

A Māori carved whalebone short-handled club that symbolises the partnership between Te Arawa and Rotorua Lakes Council has returned home. More >>

Statement re Social housing for Rotorua

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 4:39 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

STATEMENT 27 April 2017 Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick says the council looks forward to partnering with the Government and other agencies to address housing issues in the district. “This is a very high priority,” she said today [Thursday 27 April] ... More >>

Rotorua Netball courts get a make-over

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 9:29 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

Netball Rotorua is thrilled the Westbrook netball complex is getting a make-over and the first lot of work is due to be completed before the playing season. More >>

Experience digital magic during Parks Week

Friday, 3 March 2017, 4:15 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua residents will have the chance to take part in an extra-special activity during Parks Week 2017. More >>

Latest cycleway to make riding to school safer

Friday, 3 March 2017, 12:17 pm | Rotorua Lakes Council

A shared path for cyclists and pedestrians is being established along the length of Ranolf Street as part of Rotorua’s CyWay programme. More >>

New sculptures celebrate Rotorua’s heritage

Friday, 3 March 2017, 9:50 am | Rotorua Lakes Council

Four sculptures have been added to Rotorua Lakes Council’s permanent public art collection and a further thirteen pieces are on display in the district for the next two years. More >>

 

 

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