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Stuff.co.nz
Getting candid with Agnes Loheni
Stuff.co.nz
Getting candid: In the lead up to the general election, we go behind the billboards and party colours to give you a 'first person' insight into the aspiring candidates. We are publishing their images in black and white so you can get to see them as ...

 19 Sep 2017 

Telegraph.co.uk
The First World War invention that turns vertigo sufferers into mountain climbers
Telegraph.co.uk
"Some people call it climbing for dummies," said Mark Morrison with a grin, putting a hand over his eyes to stare up hundreds of feet of rock into a sky of flat, hot, Southern Hemisphere blue. "That's OK by me. I want to make climbing more accessible ...

 18 Sep 2017 
Citizens Awards represent 'the best of us'
New Zealand Herald
ANYONE WHO WAS BORN and raised in the Bay of Islands over the last 45 years was expected to know Frank Leadley (Opua). Principal of Bay of Islands College from 1970 to 1993, he was a founding trustee of the Bay of Islands Vintage Railway Trust, and ...

 19 Sep 2017 

The Press West Coast
Future secured for Kawakawa pool
The Press West Coast
The long term future of the Te Papawai Bay of Islands Community Pool is more secure after Sport Northland signed a deal to buy it, and an adjoining recreation centre, from the Bay of Islands College. Under the deal, the college will sell the heated ...

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 20 Sep 2017 

New Zealand Herald
Paihia's 'pre-eminent backpacker' for sale
New Zealand Herald
Countrywide Real Estate agent Stephanie Lucas says the 80-bed quality accommodation business plays a leading role in the tourism sector at the gateway to the Bay of Islands. It is a multi-award-winner, having regularly been named top backpacker in its ...

 15 Sep 2017 

The Press West Coast
Paihia "it" festival always popular
The Press West Coast
The popular Bay of Islands "it" Food and Wine Festival is about to descend on Paihia. Now in its eighth year, there will be a vibrant combination of live music, food and wine on offer at the Paihia Village Green on October 7 from 11am to 6pm. Bands ...

 19 Sep 2017 
Taiharuru's Ara Roa Villa and Boutique Lodgings finds the right balance
New Zealand Herald
And although still a relative backwater - a growing number of local and international visitors are discovering that Northland has far more to offer than just "The Bay of Islands". "Our ever growing loyal client base [domestic and international] have ...

 13 Sep 2017 
Rugby: New Taniwha jersey pays homage to history
New Zealand Herald
As well as looking to the six sub-unions (Mangonui, Bay of Islands, Hokianga, Whangarei, Northern Wairoa and Rodney-Otamatea) where players begin playing their rugby, the jersey looks to the past for inspiration. The manawa design pays tribute to ...

 13 Sep 2017 

Stuff.co.nz
Ben Ross: Cancelling fireworks is not the way forward for Papakura
Stuff.co.nz
OPINION: The news in Wednesday's Papakura Courier on September 6 about the annual fireworks event being cancelled saddened me. Since moving to Papakura with my young family in 2011 we have enjoyed the annual explosive event from our house ...

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 12 Sep 2017 
Northland news in brief
New Zealand Herald
The Bay of Islands Vintage Railway is in urgent need of volunteers to assist with guard duties. One of its two main guards has been involved in a car accident and the other is facing hip replacement surgery. And with the school holidays looming the ...

 11 Sep 2017 

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