Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. New boating rules for Bay of Plenty get the tickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Scoop

    Councillors adopted the new Navigation Safety Bylaw at their first meeting of 2017 this week. The new regulations will come into effect on 1 July 2017, in time for next summer.

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  2. Used nappies and trash not a treasure for streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Scoop

    Used nappies, a lamp shade, double bed base and old TV is just some of the trash Bay of Plenty Regional Council staff found in the Mangakakahi Stream this week. A concerned member of the public made staff aware of the trash via their Pollution Hotline.

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  3. Central Pulse announce pre-season match against Taranaki Invitational teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Taranaki Daily News

    After a successful pre-season match in Taranaki last year, the Central Pulse have announced a return to the region in March to take on a Taranaki Invitational Team. The Pulse were set to be in Taranaki on March 4 to spend time in the wider Taranaki netball community before taking to the court at TSB Stadium on March 5. The match would be the Pulse's first match situation outside of training for the season and coach Yvette McCausland-Durie said she was planning to use the game to test combinations.

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  4. Motorsport: Partners pushing each other in TaurangaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    No love will be lost between Team Drift Motorsport New Zealand duo Drew Donovan and Jodie Verhulst if the pair come up against each other during the third round of the Demon Energy D1NZ National Drifting Championship at ASB Baypark Stadium. Partners on and off the track, the pair are D1NZ's power couple.

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  5. Zespri reports stronger than expected finish to 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    Zespri this week updated its December forecast to kiwifruit growers on global sales for 2016, showing average returns up across all grower pools and a total forecast fruit and service payment of $1.37 billion. However, green yields are expected to be down in the coming season, which will pose a challenge for Zespri in keeping open new developing markets, said Zespri chairman Peter McBride.

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  6. Four Flat Whites in Italy - laugh out loud comedy announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Scoop

    Roger Hall's hugely successful, sell-out hit comedy is hitting the road, promising big laughs and nights of fun in 28 venues around the country. It's 2007 and guide book in hand, retired librarians Alison and Adrian, are excitedly embarking on their long-awaited Italian trip of a life-time.

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  7. Man passes out twice on 60 metre high Sky SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Mail

    Thanks for the sympathy! Fearless woman can't stop laughing as her terrified boyfriend passes out TWICE on a scary 200-ft Sky Swing fair ride Hilarious footage captures the moment a man passes out twice next to his girlfriend as they fall from 60 metres in a Sky Swing cable ride. The video filmed in Rotorua, New Zealand, begins after they've both been strapped into their harnesses and the cables are pulling them skywards.

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  8. Kartsport at Its Best on Show in Palmerston NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Scoop

    KartSport at its best will be on show in Palmerston North this weekend as two of New Zealand's premier multi-round series headline the KartSport Manawatu club's two-day Professionals Unique Real Estate Trans-Tasman Challenge meeting. Sharing top billing at the annual Trans-Tasman meeting are the Giltrap Group New Zealand Rotax Max Challenge for 125cc Rotax-engined karts, and the Molecule ProKart Series for 6-speed gearbox-equipped 125cc KZ2 class machines.

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  9. Hollis can't split Toot Toot and Big MachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | HarnessLink.com

    Hollis said he couldn't split Toot Toot and Big Mach when asked what was the stable's best winning chance at the Waikato Bay Of Plenty Harness Racing meeting. "They are both very nice pacers probably two of the best in our stable.

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  10. Tash McGill: Money just the ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    On a global scale, New Zealand is an award-winning little tourism triumph. Our barriers to being a destination of choice are straightforward - we're far away and, yes, we're expensive.

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  11. Lisa Carrington's absence from K1 at canoe sprint championships opens door wideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Waikato Times

    Caitlin Ryan will be gunning for the K1 500m at the canoe racing national championships at Lake Karapiro this weekend. Lisa Carrington's absence from the K1 event has opened the door for a flurry of young contenders at this weekend's New Zealand canoe sprint championships at Lake Karapiro.

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  12. One-test All Black Kane Hames set for further responsibility in Chiefs' Super Rugby campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Waikato Times

    Kane Hames will have an even bigger role to play at the Chiefs this year, with Mitchell Graham gone for the season. What a difference a year makes.

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  13. Super Diverse Women Q&A: Prue KapuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Herald this week marks the launch of Super Diverse Women - a new organisation dedicated to championing the rights and achievements of women from indigenous and migrant backgrounds. Today, we talk to Prue Kapua, partner at Tamatekapua Law and national president of the Maori Women's Welfare League.

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  14. Dairy competition finalists unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    The winners will be announced at a function on March 13, and the Bay of Plenty winners will head to SkyCity in Auckland for the national awards on Saturday, May 6. "There is a vibrant and positive feel about the dairy industry in New Zealand at the moment, and the high standard of entrants that we are seeing reflects that attitude," he said. Bay of Plenty dairy trainee of the year finalists are Nick Body, Joe Braybrook, Hayden Goodall, Cameron Law, Mason Moij and Lindsay Williams.

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  15. Dozens of people named Shirley meet in RoxburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Southland Times

    Members of the Otago/Southland Shirley Club met in Roxburgh on Wednesday. At back from left are Shirley Cranstoun, Shirley Brown, Shirley Falconer, Shirley McIntosh, Shirley Bell, Shirley Wright, Shirley Shirley Morehu, Shirley McIntosh and Shirley Campbell.

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  16. Southland batsman Ryan Duffy out for season with broken handRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Southland Times

    Southland's Hawke Cup cricket hopes have been delivered a crushing blow with Ryan Duffy ruled out for the rest of the season with a broken hand. Duffy broke his hand on Thursday while playing in an internal Otago Volts trial game in the lead up to the four-day Plunket Shield games.

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  17. Kayakers rescued from Nugget Point rocks by helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Southland Times

    A party of sea kayakers involved in a dramatic helicopter rescue at the Catlins' Nugget Point on Tuesday were apparently "experienced", police have said. The all-female party from the Bay of Plenty, believed to be in their 40s and 50s, had set out to explore the Catlins coast on Tuesday morning, before a member of the party got into difficulties rounding local beauty spot Nugget Point.

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  18. Ballet Review: Roland Petit's Carmen and L'ArlesienneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Press On-Line

    Roland Petit's Carmen and L'Arlesienne Performed by the Royal New Zealand Ballet, Isaac Theatre Royal, Christchurch, February 16. Roland Petit's ballet, Carmen , emerged from the creative ferment in Europe that followed the Second World War. Rejecting balletic tradition, Petit compressed the drama of Bizet's opera into 45 minutes of earthiness, eroticism and violence.

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  19. Erik Sviatchenko: Celtic won't tire of winning, we want every record...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Sunday Herald

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  20. Celtic celebrate winning the Betfred CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Evening Times

    ERIK SVIATCHENKO last night described Celtic as Scottish football's flagship and admitted all his team-mates should retire if they don't win the league. And the Danish defender handed out another warning to their rivals, which has become a pattern of late, when he revealed Celtic never tire of winning and that planning has already begun to ensure the club plays Champions League football next season.

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