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LATEST ISSUE: 16th October 2017 

Charity golf raises $75,000 for local community


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The inaugural Spirit of Mangawhai Charity Golf Tournament, held earlier this month at Tara Iti Golf Club, drew 60 local players and raised funds of $75,000 that were donated to 19 charities and non-profit organisations serving the greater Mangawhai community.

Recipients included the Mangawhai Museum, Mangawhai Beach School, St John Ambulance, Mangawhai Volunteer Fire Brigade, Mangawhai Activity Zone, ...................READ MORE


 

Pink October highlights cause


20 MF-Pinkribbon-473Volunteers kitted out with pink buckets took to the streets last weekend, positioned at over 1000 collection points throughout the country, to gather funds for a cause close to the hearts of many New Zealanders.

With October officially declared as breast cancer month, New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation (NZBCF) launched the essential and nationwide fundraiser, the annual Pink Ribbon Street Appeal on October 14-15.

Mangawhai Pink Ribbon Appeal coordinator, Annette van Steenwijk, says the support from the community has again been incredible.........READ MORE


 
ARTICLES
LEST WE FORGET

Age shall not weary her



Octogenarian Zoe Roadley, pictured, still plays an active part in Anzac Day celebrations at Maungaturoto .......READ MORE

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100 years from Gallipoli



Despite 2014 being the anniversary of the start of the World War 1, this year there is a much higher............READ MORE

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Pupils pay their respects



Pupils and parents gathered to lay wreaths, play The Last Post, The Rouse, sing the school song and raise and...........READ MORE

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SPORT

Linford and mcKenzie claim titles



Whangarei athletes Harry Linford and Ady McKenzie made it two wins from two events.......READ MORE

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Runners star on the rise



Georgia Brierly was first female home and first home in division 13-14 females..........READ MORE



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One shot wonder

 

Waipu Golf Club member Sam Howard is pictured with proof of his latest feat on the golf course ......READ MORE

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COMMUNITY

Bike bus has positive flow-on effect


 

Local wireless goes back to the future



How far does your memory go back in relation to pre-television days? Life With Dexter? Flick the Little Fire Eng ........READ MORE
 

Plunket to end car seat service due to dropping numbers



A decline in the number of parents hiring .......READ MORE
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ENTERTAINMENT    

Facelift for grand old lady


 

Screen stars for Mangawhai fundraiser



It may be a case of ‘will the real James Bond please stand up’ as locals gather in costume for the fundraiser of the......READ MORE
 

Mermaids entertain in the Olive Grove



No Mangawhai Walking Weekend at the end of March is complete without an evening...READ MORE

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GARDENING & ENVIRONMENT

Dust problem not being swept under the rug


Long dry spells of weather bring pleasure for ......READ MORE
 

Coastline clean-up

 
 

Consultation and the real story


 
Due to public demand for more time to consider all the questions and give them full consideration, the Advisory Panel extended the responsibility..........READ MORE
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