Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick says she's willing to work alongside freedom campers to make their stay a welcome one in the tourist hotspot.This comes after locals from Lake Hawea in the South Island built a wall to keep campers out.
The best of the best of Auckland’s high school haka groups have battled out on stage at the last day of the Polynesian Festival in Manukau. Our reporter Taroi Black spoke to one group standing for the first time in the toughest division of the competition.
Sixteen-year-old Luther Maxwell, representing the Lyall Bay Surf Life Saving Club, is racking up the accolades throughout his 12 year career in the sport, today winning the run-swim-run event.
Toi Art, Te Papa's new art gallery is set to open this evening. The two-level gallery is the length of fifteen rugby fields and incorporates a focus on Māori and also Pacific art that is touted to be a game changer for art in New Zealand.
Six60 frontman, Matiu Walters today offered to "pay the extra accommodation fee" for the grandmother forced to leave her emergency accommodation to make way for the band's fans.
The Turakina Māori Girls College property has been purchased by Te Runanga o Ngā Wairiki - Ngāti Apa for their administration and health services.