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TRC remains in strong financial position

Wednesday, 30 September 2015, 3:15 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council finished the 2014/2015 financial year strongly, with a ‘pleasing’ surplus despite minimal rates rises. More >>

Day of Fun and Potting

Monday, 14 September 2015, 8:54 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Pumpkins, sunflowers, zucchinis and worm tea will be among the ingredients at a free, family-focused workshop at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (20 September). More >>

Hundreds of quakes in Taranaki

Tuesday, 8 September 2015, 1:30 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Hundreds of earthquakes shook Taranaki in the 2014/2015 year, the latest seismic activity report shows – the same pattern as in previous years. More >>

Big ideas for small-scale gardening

Monday, 7 September 2015, 9:11 am | Taranaki Regional Council

If you’ve got large ambitions for a garden but only a small space to work in, head for Tupare in New Plymouth on Sunday afternoon (13 September). More >>

Bell Block spill contained

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 10:26 am | Taranaki Regional Council

27 August 2015 About 200 to 300 litres of synthetic drilling mud is being removed from the Mangati stormwater treatment system at Bell Block after a spill yesterday. More >>

TRC announces Storm Recovery Package for farmers

Tuesday, 28 July 2015, 11:05 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council is offering a $500,000 Storm Recovery Package to help Taranaki farmers recover from June’s extreme weather. More >>

Taranaki bus passengers set to increase further

Friday, 24 July 2015, 11:30 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki’s public transport is gearing up for further demand predicted in the next three years, on top of an already increasing number of residents choosing buses over private vehicles. More >>

Make a Beeline for Hollard Gardens

Monday, 20 July 2015, 9:39 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Make a Beeline for Hollard Gardens A free public workshop covering the basics of domestic beekeeping is sure to create a buzz at Hollard Gardens in Kaponga on Sunday (26 July). Aimed at home gardeners, the workshop will include tips on getting started, ... More >>

Iwi bring extra dimension to flagship awards

Wednesday, 8 July 2015, 1:51 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki’s flagship Environmental Awards are back for 2015, with regional iwi adding an extra dimension by sponsoring one of the award categories. More >>

Environmental effort does Taranaki proud

Tuesday, 7 July 2015, 1:16 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki’s latest five-yearly state of the environment report shows great progress is being made and proves just how seriously everyone in the region takes environmental issues, the authors say. More >>

Waitara flood protection scheme protects the area

Friday, 26 June 2015, 11:07 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The Waitara flood protection scheme coped relatively easily against last weekend’s flood, says the Taranaki Regional Council. More >>

Collaboration And Shared Services – Our Untold Story

Friday, 19 June 2015, 1:27 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki is a successful region with a history of strong regional unity. Its local government works as well as anywhere in New Zealand. Its Councils are noted for the way they come together, when necessary, to speak with one voice (often combined with ... More >>

Farmers Urged to Plan-a-Year-Ahead for Riparian Planting

Monday, 25 May 2015, 11:45 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki farmers are urged to order-a-year-ahead to secure plants to protect water quality in the region. More >>

TRC leaves rates unchanged

Tuesday, 19 May 2015, 11:21 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The Taranaki Regional Council today adopted its Long-Term Plan 2015/2025, with essentially no change to rates in the coming financial year while work programmes are maintained or enhanced. More >>

Magnificent Maples Workshop

Monday, 4 May 2015, 10:05 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The maples responsible for the glorious autumn hues at Tupare, one of New Plymouth’s premier heritage properties, will be the subject of a free public workshop on Sunday (10 May). More >>

Taranaki: Take two for ‘Pukeiti Puffer’ fun run

Monday, 13 April 2015, 9:55 am | Taranaki Regional Council

The annual charity ‘Pukeiti Puffer’ fun run will take place on Sunday (19 April) after heavy rain forced its postponement in March. More >>

Pampas reminder as new growth appears

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 9:57 am | Taranaki Regional Council

7 April 2015 New pampas growth is appearing in Taranaki, prompting a reminder to land occupiers that they must destroy all pampas on their property. More >>

Real-time tracking for popular Taranaki bus service

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 1:32 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Passengers using a popular new Taranaki bus service are now able to check online to find out where the bus is and when it will arrive at their stop. More >>

Reap some holiday fun at Hollards Harvest Festival

Monday, 30 March 2015, 9:30 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Competitions, live music, delicious food and family fun will be on the agenda at a Harvest Festival at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Easter Monday, 6 April. More >>

New campaign tackles $870 million scandal

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 10:22 am | Taranaki Regional Council

It’s a hidden scandal that costs New Zealand $872 million a year, with the burden in Taranaki alone totalling nearly $20 million. More >>



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