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25th July 2022 Edition

Rodney College band rock on after regional Rockquest win

A teenage college rock group have hit a high note
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Construction waste study next project for environmental group

As Mangawhai’s population continues to flourish
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KDC chief executive to step down
 Louise Miller has advised today that she will step down

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Mayor's Memo

Nominations are now open for the election process


Tireless octogenarian looks to set up Lions and Grey Power branches

A veteran of a renowned social support club

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Orcas in the estuary

Seven Kaipara residents have been recognised 
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Free NRC weeds workshops back again

Free workshops advising how people can tackle some of Northland’s worst weeds 
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No more fines for Kaipara library users

Kaipara Libraries will no longer charge fines


The Climate Chap: Revisiting climate and cars

Weekend is building. Around 80 volunteers are ready to provide for the 700 exp

Letters to the Editor

Mangawhai community On May 29 2022 my beloved husband Rob Leslie died 
Misleading statements If no-one else has already done so, I would like to draw your attention to the misleading statements attributed by your paper 

Sand mining a ‘slap in the face to Mother Earth’

They came by car, bus and on foot
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First stage of rejuvenation plan for Village shops car park

Shoppers accustomed to navigating their way

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The state of state highways 

Locals travelling the area’s scarred state highways

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Councillor announces mayoral candidacy

On the opening day of the local body electoral nominations period

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Visual fiesta coming to gallery

The Mangawhai Artists Gallery
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Gardening with Gael: Camellia hybrids improve colour and fragrance

Camellia hybrids were developed to improve attributes of known camellias\

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Enzyme Therapy: DMK signature treatment

We often have clients come to us

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Therapy offers clarity and healing on a wide range of life issues

‘If you have your health, you have everything’ 
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Young pianist to play house recital

Black Sheep Farm is delighted to announce 17-year-old pianist Mirabella Uphof 

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Kaipara to host first wool and fibre festival

The inaugural Kaipara Wool and Fibre Festival

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Can we reach a state of everlasting happiness?

Some clients who follow my online programme 


Sand wars start again

Wednesday July 27 sees the start of the Commissioners hearing 
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Trapper of the Year highlights commitment to pest control

Anticipation was running high

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Native tree planting on Waipu Cycleway and Walkway

Looking for something to do on the weekend?

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Mangawhai Central planning rules finalised and in effect

 Kaipara District Council has completed the final step

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