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New Guide ‘Essential Reading’ for Farmers

Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 9:39 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Farmers in Taranaki have a handy new aid to help them ensure they stay on top of their environmental responsibilities. It’s a 32-page booklet outlining the Taranaki Regional Council’s requirements across the broad spectrum of on-farm activities ... More >>

Get yourself in pole position

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 11:35 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Recent storms have again shown the volatility of our weather and the inability of some land to cope with large quantities of water over a short period. More >>

Support for SH3 Decisions

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 4:07 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The announcement of key decisions on two major State Highway 3 projects is great news for Taranaki, says Regional Transport Committee chairman Craig Williamson. He says the decisions – safety and resilience works along a 58 kilometre stretch of ... More >>

Celebrate Autumn at Hollard Gardens

Monday, 3 April 2017, 9:53 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Competitions, live music, delicious food and family fun will be on the agenda at the annual Country Fair at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (9 April). More >>

Tūpare lesson on growing grass with class

Monday, 27 March 2017, 11:56 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Tūpare is one place where the art of lawn care has been perfected – and you can learn some of the secrets at a free public workshop on Sunday (2 April) at the iconic New Plymouth heritage property. More >>

Minimal change proposed for Taranaki regional rate

Monday, 20 February 2017, 1:38 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council today adopted a Draft Annual Plan that foreshadows a 1% rise in general rates for the 2017-2018 financial year. More >>

Waterway monitoring shows more improvements

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 2:53 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The ecological health of Taranaki’s waterways continues to improve, building further on strong gains in recent years, the Taranaki Regional Council’s latest monitoring results show. More >>

Tūpare fair completes the New Year

Wednesday, 4 January 2017, 10:32 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Family fun, live music and food to tempt any tastebud will be on offer at Tūpare on Saturday as the iconic New Plymouth heritage property marks the New Year with its traditional Garden Fair. More >>

Budding scientists test the water

Wednesday, 21 December 2016, 9:16 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Students love interacting with the environment, says Kevin Archer, and he should know – he’s been teaching for 45 years. More >>

Taking the sting out of wasps

Friday, 16 December 2016, 10:47 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Last summer was a bumper season for wasps and the Taranaki Regional Council expects a repeat soon with the reappearance of warmer weather. More >>

A rebirth in the Pukeiti rainforest

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 11:08 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The outline of Pukeiti’s new Rainforest Centre has taken solid shape as its year-long construction and fitout enters a new phase. More >>

Favourite swimming spots on show

Monday, 12 December 2016, 1:02 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Monitoring of water quality at the region’s popular freshwater and coastal swimming spots is under way for summer, with results available on the Taranaki Regional Council website, www.trc.govt.nz. More >>

Bringing the Christmas spirit to life this week at Tūpare

Monday, 5 December 2016, 9:24 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Mon 05 Dec 2016 Bringing the Christmas spirit to life this week at Tūpare More >>

TRC meetings bulletin 24/11/19

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 1:05 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Iwi testing the waters; Waingongoro’s beard to be pulled next; Coastal report’s value questioned; Helpful information for Authority More >>

Action stations for Pukeiti plant-lovers

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 12:32 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Visitors to Pukeiti can easily find more information on plants of interest thanks to an online ‘plant hunter’s station’ giving access to the iconic garden’s customised plant database. More >>

Taranaki Stream takes top awards

Friday, 4 November 2016, 2:38 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Maketawa Stream has taken out a top honour as one of the nation's most improved rivers. More >>

Keep Taranaki clean, anglers urged

Wednesday, 28 September 2016, 12:25 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The region’s anglers are being urged to protect their patch as they head out to their favourite fishing haunts this spring. More >>

Annual Report 'good reading' in challenging times

Monday, 19 September 2016, 12:07 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council finished the 2015/2016 year in a strong financial position, its record intact as one of the country’s lowest rating local authorities. More >>

Smart Cards made easier for bus users

Monday, 12 September 2016, 12:33 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

It keeps getting easier to take advantage of the cheaper Taranaki bus fares available to those who use pre-paid electronic Smart Cards. More >>

Heritage garden fertile ground for ideas

Monday, 5 September 2016, 10:50 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Home gardeners will be able to soak up more than the atmosphere at a free workshop at one of New Plymouth’s premier heritage properties on Sunday (11 September). More >>



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