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Waikato Berry Farm Expecting Influx Of Visitors Due To Strawberry Picker Shortage

Thursday, 22 October 2020, 8:33 am | Village PR

Strawberries may be harder to come by on supermarket shelves this year due to an expected shortage of pickers, so a Waikato berry farm is gearing up for a big influx of Kiwis wanting to pick their own. Whatawhata Berry Farm, located five minutes ... More >>

The Bay Loves Tennis Brand Launches to Promote Open Days

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 3:20 pm | Village PR

TAURANGA, Thursday 29th August 2019: A new online brand has been created to promote the synchronised Open Days of eight tennis clubs across the Western Bay on Saturday September 7th. More >>

Fruit & Vegetables in Schools Providing Positive Impact

Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 10:31 am | Village PR

New research into the impact of Fruit & Vegetables in Schools (FIS) has found it is the widest-reaching health initiative for low decile schools in New Zealand, vastly improving health and education outcomes for students. FIS encourages students ... More >>

Support Positive Futures For Children Of NZ Prisoners

Monday, 2 October 2017, 1:56 pm | Village PR

Tauranga, 2nd October 2017: A landmark fundraising project has been launched to put newly published children’s book When Daddy Comes Home in the hands of more than 20,000 New Zealand children with parents in prison. More >>

New Business Expo set for 2018 Debut in Tauranga

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 12:45 pm | Village PR

TAURANGA, 20 September 2017: The regional version of the very successful Wellington Business Expo concept is being launched in Tauranga this week. The inaugural Bay of Plenty/Waikato Business Expo will offer a prime opportunity for businesses across ... More >>

$17k Car Gone in 60 Seconds – But At What Price?

Monday, 14 December 2015, 10:20 am | Village PR

TAURANGA, Monday 14 December 2015: A brand new Fiat Punto Easy is about to be sold at reverse auction where the price will continue to drop for as long as the one minute auction lasts. Consumers will need to have “nerves of steel” as they watch the ... More >>

Five Hot Rotorua Spots to Camp in this Summer

Monday, 22 December 2014, 2:33 pm | Village PR

ROTORUA, Friday 22nd December 2014: A classic Kiwi camping holiday is on the must-do list for tens of thousands of people this summer and Rotorua’s lake-district is shaping up as one of the most sought-after destinations for people wanting to reconnect ... More >>

Jail-time Possible if Workplace Health and Safety Ignored

Friday, 25 July 2014, 11:37 am | Village PR

Jail-time Possible if Workplace Health and Safety Ignored 25 July 2014 TAURANGA: A leading employment lawyer is warning all New Zealanders to make health and safety a top priority in their workplace to avoid being held accountable under new legislation ... More >>

Lakeside Baches Eyed Up As ‘Bridechilla’ Trend Hits NZ

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 7:12 pm | Village PR

ROTORUA, Wednesday 25th September 2013: A new generation of brides is emerging - Bridechilla’s - and in true chilled out style, they are moving away from traditional wedding venues in search of something more unique and affordable. The quintessential ... More >>

Rod Dixon Returns Home to Run Final Kilometre of Marathon

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 12:54 pm | Village PR

Rod Dixon Returns Home to Run Final Kilometre of Marathon with Thousands of South Auckland Children More >>

Rod Dixon Returns Home to Run Final Kilometre of Marathon

Tuesday, 17 September 2013, 5:11 pm | Village PR

Rod Dixon Returns Home to Run Final Kilometre of Marathon with Thousands of South Auckland Children More >>

Turn Up The Heat This Winter In Rotorua’s Wonderland

Friday, 29 March 2013, 12:16 pm | Village PR

ROTORUA, Thursday 28th March 2013: Autumn’s chillier temperatures are beginning to settle in and for visitors to Rotorua’s geothermal wonderland this is good news: atmospheric changes during the cooler months bring the city’s world famous geysers, ... More >>

Avocado Versatility Inspires Crowds At Annual Festival

Tuesday, 22 January 2013, 10:02 am | Village PR

Over 1500 avocados were devoured in Katikati this weekend as New Zealand’s avocado capital celebrated the superfruit’s health and versatility in style, breaking the record of avocados consumed at last year’s festival. More >>

Sharp Tudhope Lawyers and Sustainability – a Winning Formula

Monday, 1 October 2012, 7:00 pm | Village PR

The Bay of Plenty’s oldest law firm takes top honours in the Trailblazer Sustainable Medium Business category at regional Sustainable Business Network Awards. More >>

CrossFit Phenomenon Inspires New National Sports Event

Thursday, 27 September 2012, 9:29 am | Village PR

New Zealand’s biggest ever CrossFit competition, which has attracted elite athletes from around the country, will be held in Tauranga this Labour Weekend (20th and 21st October) and is predicted to become a must-see sports event similar to Wellington’s ... More >>

Established Investment Firm to Launch Iwi Investor Brand

Wednesday, 15 August 2012, 10:39 am | Village PR

Taupo Moana Group, a Maori-owned investment firm, is about to embark on an ambitious plan to change financial habits and improve the wealth of New Zealanders. More >>

EOL Announces Ultra-Low Prices for Ultra-Fast Braodband

Thursday, 14 June 2012, 1:31 pm | Village PR

An aggressive campaign to attract ultra-fast broadband customers is now underway with Tauranga’s award-winning internet provider EOL announcing packages from as little as $59 per month. More >>

Better Thinking= Sweet Rewards to Confectionary Manufacturer

Friday, 3 February 2012, 4:56 pm | Village PR

The international confectionary company behind the popular Mentos and Chupa Chup sweets has this month received the same coveted Herrmann International Whole Brain® Thinking award that was awarded recently to Telecom New Zealand. More >>

Tauranga Internet Leader EOL Boosts Service Teams

Wednesday, 4 August 2010, 1:43 pm | Village PR

TAURANGA, Wednesday 4 July 2010: Leading Tauranga wireless internet company Enternet Online Limited (EOL) - which topped a recent countrywide Consumer Magazine customer satisfaction poll - is expanding to meet the growing demand for its services. More >>

Teenagers Prepare to Step into the “Dragon’s Den”

Friday, 25 June 2010, 2:03 pm | Village PR

TAURANGA, Friday 25th June 2010: A new Dragon’s Den style competition for secondary school students has been launched to tap into New Zealand’s bright young business minds.  More >>