If you have heart disease, including atrial fibrillation, and you are keen for more information and support then we’d love you to join at this.
May 10, 2021
Former Israeli army sniper David Roytman has turned his hand to action painting, using guns and live-fire ranges instead of brushes and studios to blast colours onto canvases.
May 6, 2021
A call for more information about the use of herbicide glyphosate has been made by the Environmental Protection Authority after growing public concern about its safety.
May 4, 2021
If your child is old enough to wield a pair of scissors and imaginative enough to make a wee book, bring them along to the Zine Mini-fest and hang out!
May 3, 2021
A technical glitch at a U.S. climate summit cut off French President Emmanuel Macron mid-speech and left Russian President Vladimir Putin puzzled, demonstrating that virtual meetings can be as awkward for world leaders as they are for the rest of us.
April 29, 2021
If the government wants to reduce New Zealand’s road toll by a big margin, building safer roads should be its primary aim, Automobile Association Wairarapa chairman Craig Bowyer said.
April 28, 2021
If your child is old enough to wield a pair of scissors and imaginative enough to make a wee book, bring them along to the Zine Mini-fest and they’ll hang out!
April 27, 2021
The American space agency has successfully flown a small helicopter on Mars.
April 20, 2021
Gather for pre-supper drinks and enjoy the smooth sounds of Wellington band, Ida Lune, before tucking into gourmet fish and chips cooked to perfection on the spot. Ida Lune is made up of the incredible Anna Wooles, Deanne Krieg, and Rose Blake.
April 19, 2021
It is an eerie, foreboding, reverberating tune, enough to send a tingle down your spine.
April 15, 2021
Despite Martinborough’s 2019 e coli scare, Carterton’s ongoing boil notice, and Wellington’s latest pipe burst earlier this week, the Greater Wellington Regional Council is sceptical about the implementation of Three Waters.
April 15, 2021
Gather for pre-supper drinks and enjoy the smooth sounds of Wellington band, Ida Lune, before tucking into gourmet fish and chips cooked to perfection on the spot.
April 13, 2021
On Tuesday afternoon, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced that the long-awaited transtasman bubble would start in less than two weeks’ time.
April 8, 2021
A couple in South Korea accused of damaging artwork by American graffiti artist JonOne said they had mistakenly thought they were allowed to daub paint on the piece as “participatory art”, the head of the exhibition said on Friday.
April 6, 2021
Bring your family, pooch and pals to the We Love Dogs April Barket for the paw-fect day out!
April 5, 2021
Chinese furniture maker Hong Jinshi first created a couple of pint-sized statues of former U.S. President Donald Trump meditating in a Buddhist pose as a fun project for himself last year.
April 1, 2021
Bring some space fun to Easter this year as we race around Martinborough testing your space knowledge!
March 29, 2021
They may not be meeting the real Lionel Messi, but Islam Battah’s resemblance to the Barcelona footballer is so uncanny, that the children at an orphanage in the Egyptian city of Zagazig swarm around him in delight anyway.
March 25, 2021
Yesterday marked one year since the introduction of the four-tiered Alert Level system and New Zealand’s move to Alert Level 2. Thursday marks one year since the move to Alert Level 4, and the lockdown of our nation.
March 23, 2021
You are welcome to join us at the Wairarapa Farmers’ Market where we will celebrate the wonderful Wairarapa Natural Fibres.
March 22, 2021
Aircraft mechanic Don Yip is one of many thousands leaving Hong Kong after the imposition of a new security law last year and 2019’s pro-democracy protests. Unlike many others, he won’t leave without his pets.
March 18, 2021
“Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.”
– John Boyle O’Reilly
March 17, 2021
When it comes to repairs, rural roads are often relegated to the bottom of the pecking order. However, for a Wairarapa delivery driver, one road in South Wairarapa stood out a mile: Glenmorven Rd in Morrisons Bush.
March 15, 2021
A livestream camera at a New Zealand nature reserve has caught a Royal Albatross making an awkward landing, with the video of the faceplanting now propelling the bird to fame.
March 11, 2021
Masterton woman Mandy Halligan is on a mission to help Wairarapa people turn over a new leaf when it comes to fast-food dining by offering a healthier alternative to those looking for a quick bite.
March 9, 2021
The festival will be held at the beautiful, sheltered riverside setting locally known as ‘The Cliffs’ on the banks of the Ruamahunga River at the end of Dakins Road in rural Wairarapa.
March 8, 2021
South Wairarapa manuka honey producer Stu Ferguson says that beekeepers face a lot of pressure at this time of the season.
March 4, 2021
A gorilla and two lions have tested positive for COVID-19 at the Prague Zoo, which is closed amid lockdown restrictions in the country.
March 3, 2021
This year on 12-14 March the VCCNZ Wairarapa Branch hosts our club National Motorcycle Rally. Entries are rolling in for this incredibly popular annual event attracting motorcyclists from all ends of New Zealand. As
March 1, 2021
A wild and ailing sheep found in a forest in Australia, named Baarack by rescuers, has yielded a fleece weighing more than 35 kilogrammes – nearly half the weight of an adult kangaroo – after being shorn for the first time in many a year.
February 25, 2021