Communities

Midweek

Air ambulance provides life-saving service

The Air ambulance takes a patient at New Plymouth airport.

Donors must specify local entity when donating to air ambulance.

New library technology

Checking out items at New Plymouth’s libraries will get a lot easier with the QuickCheck system.

A new chapter of technology is opening at Taranaki libraries

Bring Mokau back to homeland

Mokau  is part of the Waitomo District.

King Country has less culture than a pot of yoghurt.

Gardens galore on show

Judi Gopperth's New Plymouth garden Hirst Cottage is in the Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular.

Gardeners throughout Taranaki are sloshing around in the rain as their festival deadline looms.

Growing a greener life

Karen Newbrook takes a break from getting her Mangorei Rd garden ready for the Sustainable Backyards Trail.

"Green-thumb" takes on a new meaning when 29 gardeners aiming for sustainability open their gates.

South Taranaki Star

Action aplenty on offer

David Bruce is looking forward to the Scale Ship's Regatta in Hāwera this weekend.

 The weather isn't looking too bad and there's a heap of things to do and see over the weekend.

Forgotten man remembered thrice

The portrait of the 'unknown bushman' which turned out to be Joe Lewandowski.

The 'unknown bushman' waited nearly sixty years to be remembered.

Council books in surplus

South Taranaki District Council has found an unexpected $12 million in its books.'

A $12 million surplus doesn't bring a string of spending promises if you're in local body politics, but it's still good news.

Ships Ahoy! on park lake

There will be many different types of ships sailing in King Edward Park's lake this weekend - very different to those ...

The annual event is sailing into its second decade.

Start your social work career

Clayton Dando and Pierce Duncan of START Taranaki are encouraging South Taranaki youth to come forward and try what it's ...

Would you like to work with some of New Zealand's high-risk youth offenders?

Ad Feedback
special offers
Ad Feedback