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Good Times At Yarrow Stadium With Big Games And Start Of Key Work On East Stand

Tuesday, 17 October 2023, 4:04 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Concrete proof the Yarrow Stadium project is achieving its vision of creating the best regional stadium that stages major events will be on show this week with the hosting of the Bunnings NPC Final and the start of a new phase in the construction ... More >>

Feedback Sought On The Next Steps For Taranaki’s Freshwater

Monday, 25 September 2023, 9:29 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki Regional Council has launched its latest community conversation that will help shape how it manages the region’s freshwater. The public’s views are being sought on key environmental goals for the region’s rivers, streams, groundwater, ... More >>

Taranaki Public To Have A Say On Managing Speeds And Better Travel Choices

Monday, 18 September 2023, 6:49 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki people are being urged to have their say on the future of transport in the region including changes to speed limits on local roads and public transport improvements such as a proposed new bus to New Plymouth Airport. Feedback is being ... More >>

Taranaki’s Coastal Plan Protects Marine Environment For Future Generations

Monday, 4 September 2023, 5:27 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki’s iconic surf breaks are now legally protected with the signing off of Taranaki Regional Council’s Coastal Plan. The signing of the Plan by Minister of Conservation Willow-Jean Prime means it is now operative and brings an end to a four-year ... More >>

Yarrow Stadium Redevelopment Moves Into Final Phase With East Stand Construction Team Appointed And New Budget

Thursday, 6 July 2023, 5:55 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The redevelopment of Yarrow Stadium has hit another significant milestone with the appointment of local contractor Clelands Construction to complete the $42m East Stand build. Below ground civil works for the East Stand are now complete and with this ... More >>

TRC Ready To Meet Challenges As 2023/2024 Annual Plan Adopted

Tuesday, 16 May 2023, 11:43 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki Regional Council has adopted its Annual Plan for the year ahead, building on the ongoing work to care for the region’s environment and working together with communities to take Taranaki forward. The 2023/2024 Annual Plan, which has no new ... More >>

Art To Inspire A Predator Free Future

Wednesday, 12 April 2023, 9:38 am | Taranaki Regional Council

To Maryanne Shearman, the sight of kererū flying over native bush represents hope for the taiao. <img src="" width="712" height="720"> Reo o te Kūkupa “And that’s ... More >>

Have Your Say On The Future Of Transport In Taranaki

Tuesday, 14 March 2023, 12:46 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Are you a bus user or would like to start using public transport? Or is road safety and how speed is managed something you want to talk about? Or do you want more opportunities for walking or getting out and about on your bike? Taranaki Regional Council has ... More >>

Yarrow Stadium’s New East Stand Design Revealed As Project’s Budget Updated

Tuesday, 12 July 2022, 3:02 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

A first look at Yarrow Stadium’s new East Stand has been revealed with the release of an artist’s impression of the design. Dropbox link: David MacLeod, Chairman at Taranaki Regional Council which owns the venue through ... More >>

Pro tip for parade day: Get a bus

Monday, 26 November 2018, 11:12 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Special bus services on Saturday (1 December) will allow families to get to New Plymouth’s Christmas parade minus traffic and parking hassles. More >>

SH3 Waitara safety boost welcomed

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 4:17 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The Government’s announcement of a $29 million project to improve the safety of SH3 between Bell Block and Waitara will ease the fears and frustrations of highway users, says Taranaki Regional Transport Committee Chairman Craig Williamson. More >>

TRC meetings bulletin

Tuesday, 20 November 2018, 1:29 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Items of interest from this week’s meetings of the Taranaki Regional Council’s two key committees, Consents & Regulatory, and Policy & Planning: More >>

Support your local school, support biodiversity!

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 3:24 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

The future’s looking bright as a growing number of schools jump on board Towards Predator-Free Taranaki, safeguarding our local biodiversity. More >>

Work Continues at Full Pace to Advance Stadium Options

Tuesday, 30 October 2018, 3:33 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Future options for Yarrow Stadium will be presented early in the New Year, and the regional community will need to consider carefully what it wants and where funding will come from. More >>

Taranaki’s ‘practical environmentalism’ to the fore

Thursday, 25 October 2018, 6:58 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Educators, students, kaitiaki, grassroots volunteers, farmers, businesspeople, scientists and technical specialists are among the recipients of 14 Environmental Awards from the Taranaki Regional Council this evening (25 October 2018). The winners are all ... More >>

'Check Clean Dry' reminder to anglers

Monday, 1 October 2018, 9:09 am | 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. Inadvertently moving algae, fish and aquatic plants between waterways not only puts the environment at risk, but also ... More >>

What New Plymouth rats like best

Thursday, 20 September 2018, 2:24 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Urban trappers are luring New Plymouth rats with a range of tempting flavours, from peanut butter to avocado, macadamia butter and pineapple lumps. More >>

Region in a League of Its Own

Tuesday, 18 September 2018, 12:12 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Outstanding developments during the 2017/2018 year helped to put the region in a league of its own, says Taranaki Regional Council Chairman David MacLeod. More >>

Bus users to get treat for car-free day

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 9:39 am | Taranaki Regional Council

Taranaki public transport users are in for a treat, with free bus travel on 21 and 22 September to mark World Car-Free Day. “It’s an ideal opportunity to reward our regular passengers and to encourage more people to give the buses a go,” says ... More >>

Investigation Puts Focus on Two Streams

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 12:36 pm | Taranaki Regional Council

Eels in two South Taranaki streams have been found to have elevated levels of chemicals associated with firefighting foam – the only finding of note in a wide-ranging regional investigation into any such contamination. The potential long-term effects ... More >>





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