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Nominations sought for region's Environmental Awards

Monday, 7 July 2014, 10:58 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki’s flagship Environmental Awards are back for 2014 and nominations close at the end of August. The Taranaki Regional Council Environmental Awards were revamped last year to allow greater recognition at a higher-profile presentation ceremony. More >>

New roading programme great news for Taranaki

Sunday, 29 June 2014, 8:23 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The region can celebrate inclusion of the Normanby overpass and improvements to SH3 north in a major new roading programme announced today, says the Taranaki Regional Council. More >>

'Light at end of tunnel' for regional highways

Monday, 16 June 2014, 11:47 am | Taranaki Regional Council

A proposed new funding programme for regional highway improvements has been welcomed by Taranaki’s key transport planning body. More >>

Garden antidotes to winter blues

Monday, 16 June 2014, 9:39 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The extent to which plants from the home garden can help you maintain winter wellness will be covered in a free public workshop at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (22 June). More >>

TRC sets 1.4% rates rise

Monday, 5 May 2014, 1:49 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council today set a 1.4% increase in its general rates take for the financial year starting 1 July. More >>

Bedtime for the perennials

Monday, 28 April 2014, 11:15 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Home gardeners listen up: If you farewell your herbaceous perennials in the right style as they begin their winter sleep, they’re sure to reward you with a grand display when they reawaken in spring. More >>

Total Mobility Returns To South Taranaki

Tuesday, 22 April 2014, 10:14 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Total Mobility, the subsidised taxi scheme for people with impairments, is back in business in South Taranaki. More >>

Pukeiti to host third 'Puffer' fun run for charity

Monday, 21 April 2014, 3:21 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The countdown has started for this year’s ‘Pukeiti Puffer’, a charity fun run with a difference that has become firmly established on the Taranaki events calendar. More >>

The only good pampas is dead pampas

Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 12:55 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

New pampas growth is appearing in Taranaki, prompting a reminder to land occupiers that they must destroy all pampas on their property. More >>

Freshwater quality on the up and up

Thursday, 20 March 2014, 2:51 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki’s rivers and streams continue to stabilise and improve, with latest environmental monitoring results the best ever in two decades of testing by the Taranaki Regional Council. More >>

Family fun at Hollards on Anniversary holiday

Monday, 3 March 2014, 11:28 am | Taranaki Regional Council

There’ll be something for everyone as Hollard Gardens celebrates Taranaki Anniversary Day with a Harvest Festival next Monday (10 March). The Kaponga heritage property’s Main Lawn will be transformed into a giant fairground for the day, with attractions ... More >>

1% rates rise but full steam ahead for TRC

Monday, 24 February 2014, 1:31 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council is proposing a modest 1% in its general rates take for 2014-2015, even while momentum gathers pace in major Council projects. More >>

Hollards workshop sticks to the flax

Monday, 17 February 2014, 9:29 am | Taranaki Regional Council

One of New Zealand’s most distinctive native plants will be to the fore at a free public workshop at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (23 February). More >>

Kindest cuts of all at Tupare

Monday, 10 February 2014, 2:02 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Sharp work at this time of year can pay big dividends when spring and summer roll around again – and home gardeners can find out why and how at a free workshop at Tupare in New Plymouth on Sunday (16 February). More >>

Total Mobility subsidized transport scheme in South Taranaki

Wednesday, 5 February 2014, 10:20 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The Council’s Director-Corporate Services, Mike Nield, says that the suspension is due to the termination of the contract between the Council and Hawera Taxis. More >>

Touch of Tupare class on Waitangi Day

Thursday, 30 January 2014, 11:26 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki people can celebrate Waitangi Day (Thursday 6 February) in style at Tupare, one of New Plymouth’s premier heritage properties. More >>

Farm field trip highlights role of wetlands

Monday, 27 January 2014, 10:45 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The important role of wetlands in agriculture will be highlighted at a public field trip in Coastal Taranaki on Sunday (2 February) to mark World Wetlands Day. More >>

Encounter the mystery at Pukeiti

Monday, 27 January 2014, 9:58 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Mysteries of the Pukeiti rainforest will be revealed during a free guided walk on Sunday (2 February). People taking part in the three-hour expedition deep into the 360ha property’s lush rainforest will learn about its flora and fauna, some interesting ... More >>

Pressing business at Hollard Gardens

Monday, 13 January 2014, 9:54 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Hollard Gardens, one of Taranaki’s horticultural jewels, is in the spotlight this month with events for those who want to learn and those who want to help. More >>

Retro family fun at Tupare Garden Fair

Monday, 6 January 2014, 11:33 am | Taranaki Regional Council

WHAT: Guided walk (8.30am) and Garden Fair (10am-3pm) WHEN: Saturday 11 January WHERE: Tupare, 487 Mangorei Road, New Plymouth More >>

 

 

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