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Scholarships continue to recognise sporting excellence

Tuesday, 30 May 2017, 10:08 am | BayTrust

May 30, 2017: From surfing and canoe slalom, to rugby sevens and white water rafting, BayTrust and Sport Bay of Plenty are pleased to announce that nearly 30 athletes and coaches from a diverse range of codes have been selected in the second round ... More >>

BayTrust Rescue Helicopter on call for Cyclone Cook

Wednesday, 12 April 2017, 11:59 am | BayTrust

The Rotorua based BayTrust Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to the remote Te Urewera township of Ruatahuna last night. More >>

BayTrust commits to the Sport BOP Coachforce programme

Thursday, 17 December 2015, 10:39 am | BayTrust

BayTrust has just approved 44 grants to different community groups across the region in their December funding round worth a total of $2.4m. More >>

Subsidised Workshops Help Strengthen BOP Community Groups

Monday, 11 May 2015, 10:37 am | BayTrust

Did you know that BayTrust helps community groups in 8 more ways than just giving out grants ? This article provides an example. More >>

Project Tongariro: Helping Look After Our Land For 30 Years

Wednesday, 29 April 2015, 10:54 am | BayTrust

As the head of a volunteer-based conservation society, Kiri Te Wano is used to making a little go a long way. More >>

Ensuring There Are Always Enough Fish In The Sea

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 4:53 pm | BayTrust

Kimberley Maxwell grew up fishing for kahawai with her family at the mouth of the Mōtū River in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. Now, with the support of the inaugural Bruce Cronin BayTrust scholarship, she’s working hard to preserve that experience ... More >>

Keeping all boaties safe on the water at Waihi Beach

Monday, 13 April 2015, 10:53 am | BayTrust

Knowing exactly where boats are heading when they launch from Waihi Beach or nearby boat ramps can make all the difference in a search and rescue situation. More >>

Investing for social impact in the Bay of Plenty

Monday, 23 February 2015, 11:59 am | BayTrust

A major research project into how best to support Bay of Plenty children in the first 1000 days of their lives, and how to engage youth in the region, has identified significant opportunities for BayTrust to invest strategically for the region’s future success. More >>

Helicopter transports teens after car accident

Friday, 6 February 2015, 8:47 pm | BayTrust

Helicopter transports teens after car accident The Rotorua based BayTrust Rescue helicopter and the Taupo Greenlea Rescue Helicopter were dispatched to Rerewhakaitu late this morning following a car accident with two teenage males. Their car left ... More >>

Ensuring the Power Stays On For Turangi Patients

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 10:55 am | BayTrust

If a civil emergency were to strike the central North Island, staff at Turangi’s Community Health Centre would be right on the front line. Volcanic eruptions from nearby Mt Ruapehu, lahars, earthquakes or other natural disasters could occur at ... More >>

BayTrust announces appointment of new Chief Executive

Friday, 21 November 2014, 10:57 am | BayTrust

Jenny Mahoney, Chair of Bay of Plenty Community Trust (BayTrust), today announced that Alastair Rhodes has been appointed to the new role of Chief Executive Officer. More >>

Astro-Turf Increases Hockey Speed and Skill in Katikati

Monday, 13 October 2014, 11:49 am | BayTrust

Astro-Turf Increases Hockey Speed and Skill in Katikati 13 Oct 2014 09:00 am / Yvonne More >>