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23rd May 2022 Edition

Cyclists a danger on boardwalk, signage needed

Walkers, riders and wanderers enjoy a network

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Taking a look at the numbers

More from the ‘Stuff You Didn’t Know You Needed To Know’

Alan chips away at Breve Street reserve restoration

Alan McIntyre saw a sign over the road

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Surplus tools and materials at upcoming Mangawhai Shed garage sale

A year on from the blessing and beginnings of local workshop hub

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Mayor's Memo

Kia ora, Three things to engage with


Do you know guidelines for the shared path?

One year ago nearly to the day, the first plod of earth was turned

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Remove and rebuild your skin

Now is the time to rebuild your skin

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The Climate Chap: Climate change over the past year

Has anything changed on the climate crisis front


Designers consider a ‘World after Covid’ for 2022

Art ‘n Tartan and the Waipu Museum are now seeking entries

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Local businesses support community composting service

Sustainable Kaipara is now collecting food scraps

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Tales of the Kaipara retold

Stories of rebellion and redemption

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RNZAF joins conservation team to fast-track High Value Area projects

Many locals won’t realise that every week

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Mangawhai wastewater balance tank build begins

A new balance tank for Mangawhai’s wastewater treatment plant
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Puhoi to Warkworth motorway opening next year

A new 2023 opening date for the motorway.

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McCallum Bros challenge Auckland Council decision to refuse sand mining resource consent application

This is why McCallum Bros are wrong in taking this action.

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Tracks and the famous local ‘Trackies’

The famous Wairahi Tracks Charitable Trust ‘Trackies’

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Watch out for worry thoughts

Our ability to think is quite a strange asset

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Factory grants good reading for kids pain

Following the latest cash-cycle

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Council asking public to nominate notable Kaipara trees

As the June date draws near for the draft

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Gardening with Gael: Can anything survive Marg’s sand bank?

I remember once reading about a ‘difficult’ bank.

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First wins for Ruakaka pair

The May 4 Ruakaka race meeting


Sand supply not dependent on continued mining of Pakiri and Mangawhai sea floor

Much-loved food personality Annabelle White
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Clive Boonham wins protection for community against another ‘EcoCare disaster’

The Environment Court’s support for long-time Mangawhai sewerage scheme
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Spontaneous 3D exhibition pops up at gallery

With expenditure projected to increase dramatically

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New winter coat for Kaiwaka library

One of Kaiwaka’s iconic old buildings

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Mangawhai lifeguards attend national search and rescue summit in Dunedin

Mangawhai Heads volunteer lifeguards Jess Costello and Neil McInnes

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Letter to the Editor

Heads traffic solution worse than the problem: I apologise for resurrecting the Wood Street so called revitalisation programme.


Strategy for Kaipara’s libraries will see new facility for Mangawhai

Kaipara District Council has voted unanimously

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Community welcome to bank scam presentation

With frauds and scams a constant threat


Sand mining consent refused, McCallum Bros possible appeal

McCallum Brothers were ‘very strongly’ refused a resource consent
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Move Your Butt this June and help beat bowel cancer

June 2022 is bowel cancer awareness month, and Bowel Cancer NZ’s (BCNZ) ann


Good clean water vital for a healthy community says Aqua Works

Bringing a vital lifegiving source to communities

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‘Wallaby’ spotted in Kaipara likely a hare, NRC

Northland’s most recent ‘wallaby’ sighting

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Farewell: Ash and Terry cut a track

Members of Mangawhai Tracks Charitable Trust

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