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Toi Ohomai Student Helps With Tauranga's Sea Pod Revolution

Thursday, 11 July 2024, 3:49 pm | Tauranga City Council

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology student, Abby McDonald, monitoring the living seawall pods for tidal plants and marine animal life (Photo/Supplied) Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology student, Abby McDonald, is at the forefront of a pioneering ... More >>

Night Works On Cameron Road To Test Road Surface

Thursday, 11 July 2024, 8:50 am | Tauranga City Council

Testing of the new road surface at major intersections along Cameron Road will be underway at night from Sunday, 14 July, to Thursday, 18 July, from 10pm to 6am. More >>

Local Kids See Playground Ideas Comes To Life In New Design

Thursday, 4 July 2024, 3:57 pm | Tauranga City Council

An aerial view of the new waterfront playground (Photo/Supplied) The imaginative ideas of school children have transformed into a new playground design, set to inspire hours of joy and exploration on the Tauranga waterfront. The final design for the ... More >>

Chapel Street Pedestrian Crossing Upgrade To Improve Safety

Thursday, 27 June 2024, 3:55 pm | Tauranga City Council

From Monday, 1 July, work will commence on upgrading the pedestrian crossing near the Chapel Street and Maxwells Road intersection to a staggered signalised crossing. More >>

Voting Made Easy In This Year’s Local Election

Thursday, 27 June 2024, 11:40 am | Tauranga City Council

Check your letterboxes Tauranga residents because voting packs are on their way, and this year returning your vote has never been easier. More >>

Celebrate A Star-studded Matariki In Tauranga

Wednesday, 26 June 2024, 4:59 pm | Tauranga City Council

Twinkling at dawn, the Matariki star cluster signals the arrival of Te Mātahi o te Tau, the Māori New Year, heralding a time of renewal and celebrations and for communities to come together. More >>

Prices Reduced For Tauranga Parking Buildings; Evenings Made Free

Wednesday, 26 June 2024, 2:28 pm | Tauranga City Council

The building rate change is being introduced following consistent availability in the parking buildings, which have only been reaching 65% - 75% capacity at the busiest times. More >>

Love Your Dog, Register Your Dog

Tuesday, 25 June 2024, 1:15 pm | Tauranga City Council

Dog registration is a big part of dog ownership in New Zealand. The government introduced dog registration in the late 1800s, and it has been in existence ever since. More >>

Your Ideas, Our Support: Funding For Community-driven Waste Reduction Efforts

Monday, 24 June 2024, 3:50 pm | Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council Manager of Sustainability and Waste Daniel Smith says council wants to give everyone the opportunity to share their ideas and play their part in helping to reduce waste and its impact on our communities. More >>

Council Cadet Inspires Mum Back Into Workforce

Monday, 24 June 2024, 12:09 pm | Tauranga City Council

Piki Ake, which means ‘to ascend’, was launched by Tauranga City Council and the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) in 2022 to help reduce local youth unemployment and improve social and economic wellbeing in our communities. More >>

New Marine Research And Education Facility Coming To Tauranga

Friday, 21 June 2024, 7:28 pm | Tauranga City Council

Tauranga City Council and the University of Waikato are pleased to announce their agreement to lease a site at Marine Park to establish the new facility. More >>

Family-friendly Adventures Await At The Renewed Beacon Wharf, Now Open For The Community

Friday, 21 June 2024, 12:30 pm | Tauranga City Council

The redeveloped Beacon Wharf area opened recently and features a gangway leading to a pontoon, which will provide a great spot for keen fishers. More >>

New Food Programme Provides Super Support For Older Community

Thursday, 20 June 2024, 4:54 pm | Tauranga City Council

Super Support is a collaboration between Tauranga City Council, Age Concern Tauranga, Tauranga Community Foodbank, Good Neighbour, Bay Financial Mentors and Here to Help U. More >>

Experience The Magic Of Matariki In Tauranga

Thursday, 20 June 2024, 4:20 pm | Tauranga City Council

Matariki celebrations are underway across the Bay with a star-studded event programme, Matariki Te Tauranga o ngā Waka. More >>

Traffic Light Installation Signals Final Phase Of Maunganui Road Safety Improvements

Thursday, 20 June 2024, 1:36 pm | Tauranga City Council

Construction is underway on the final portion of the Maunganui Road upgrade with works continuing to improve intersections, access to public transport, and safety for all road users between Central Parade and Tui Street. More >>

Discoloured Water For Te Papa Peninsula

Monday, 17 June 2024, 10:31 am | Tauranga City Council

A water mains failure on Eleventh Avenue today, Monday 17 June, has caused discolouration of water to homes and businesses on the Te Papa Peninsula (including Greerton, the Cameron Road area, the Avenues and through to the City Centre). More >>

Speed Limits To Drop To 40km/h Outside Tauranga Schools For Drop-off And Pick-up

Monday, 10 June 2024, 3:56 pm | Tauranga City Council

A decision to reduce speed limits outside school gates was made by Commissioners at today’s meeting of Tauranga City Council following a review of the safety risk outside schools as well as strong community support for lower speed limits outside ... More >>

Pāpāmoa East Interchange Lane Closure

Friday, 7 June 2024, 3:13 pm | Tauranga City Council

From Monday, 10 June 2024, a 2km section of the left westbound lane of the SH2 Tauranga Eastern Link Toll Road, just past the Kaituna River bridge, will be closed. This is to keep drivers and crew safe during the construction of the new Pāpāmoa East ... More >>

Council Welcomes Refreshed Plan For Western Bay’s Growth

Friday, 7 June 2024, 10:15 am | Tauranga City Council

Last week Tauranga City Council endorsed the new SmartGrowth Strategy 2023 – a refreshed plan for the long-term growth of the western Bay of Plenty sub-region. SmartGrowth is a collaboration between Bay of Plenty Regional, Tauranga City, and ... More >>

The Stars Align For A Magical Matariki In Tauranga

Wednesday, 5 June 2024, 1:00 pm | Tauranga City Council

Matariki skies over Mauao. Photo by Alan Ludlam. (Photo Supplied) Wintertime is upon us, when the days are shorter and the nights are longer. Across Aotearoa skies, the Matariki star cluster is rising again, twinkling at dawn, signalling the arrival ... More >>





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