The Whakatāne Society of Arts and Crafts will launch their annual exhibition Visual Expressions 2016 in the Sheaff Family Gallery, Te Kōputu a te whanga a Toi – the Whakatāne Library and Exhibition Centre this Saturday, 24 September until 6 November.
Two ducklings have taken up residence in a Whakatane home after being rescued from the Heads on Friday evening. Perry and Jean Byrne have spent a lifetime helping others. They’ve fostered children, picked up strays and nursed sick or abandoned animals to health before setting them free. So it comes […]
Bay of Plenty Regional Council (BOPRC) is urging morning commuters to take the bus on Thursday in support of World Car-Free Day. BOPRC staff will be rewarding those who use the bus on this day with treats between 7.30am and 9.00am and one lucky person will win an Apple IPad […]