Rotorua, New Zealand Newswire

Rotorua, New Zealand Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rotorua, New Zealand.

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  1. A hope named most-loved beachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A hope Beach has once again been named NZ's most-loved beach on the AA's list of 101 Must-do's. The AA' new 101 Must-Do's This Summer list showcases the country's hidden gems and local favourites and names the Bay of Plenty beach at the top of the country's most-loved beaches.

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  2. Humble kA mara used to connect locals to the landRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  3. My Holiday: Virginia FrankovichRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    My impromptu trip to Europe last year with only hand luggage for two months. My [now] husband and I were miserable in our mouldy Auckland flat so we found a cheap flight that departed in two months' time, gave notice, put all our stuff in a storage unit and set off with only our backpacks.

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  4. Love your Brain, Read Books this NZ Bookshop DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    There are over 60 bookshops all over New Zealand celebrating the fifth nationwide NZ Bookshop Day on Saturday 27 October with displays and events, including treasure hunts, brain painting and much, much more. Booksellers NZ CEO Lincoln Gould says, 'This year, the Nielsen Bestsellers list has been collecting NZ book sales data now for 10 years.

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  5. Royal visit itinerary could have shown the world a different New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Stuff.co.nz

    Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex are wowing crowds in Australia, but come to New Zealand in a few days time. We got some clever kiwis to create a giant inflatable rugby ball, filled it with air and invited the Queen inside.

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  6. Altherm JCR Yamaha dominates Taupo MX FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Scoop

    A safe and sensible approach proved to be a winning strategy for Kayne Lamont at the weekend's big annual MX Fest motocross extravaganza in Taupo. The Hamilton-based former Mangakino man certainly enjoyed revisiting his home turf on Sunday, taking his Altherm JCR Yamaha Racing Team YZ450F bike to win the premier MX1 class overall and he also won the series of "knock-out" feature races that wrapped up the two-day spectacular.

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  7. Sam Gaze eyeing Tour debut 'hot lap'Read the original story

    Sunday | The Otago Daily Times

    Commonwealth Games gold medal winning mountain biker Sam Gaze is looking forward to a "hot lap" of the province when he makes his debut in the SBS Bank Tour of Southland later this month. Rotorua paddler George Snook just missed out on a medal in the K1 slalom at the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.

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  8. Racing: Xpression stakes guineas claim in dashing fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | The New Zealand Herald

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  9. 'If you need $, please take what you need': The Kiwi busker giving money awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    Duncan Scowen delights supermarket shoppers in Browns Bay, Auckland, with his music. A cardboard sign tells people to take money if they need it.

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  10. Racing: Aussie retailer has Cup surprise in storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    And as Night's Watch, a horse he bred and retains a 50 per cent ownership share in, prepares to tackle today's A$5 million Caulfield Cup , the straight-talking Australian has made a play for dual citizenship. In an interview last week with controversial radio host Alan Jones to promote the new Harvey Norman store in Auburn in Sydney, Harvey embraced his Kiwi connection.

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  11. World champ Kirkpatrick regains Hawke's Bay titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | Scoop

    Reigning World Champion shearer John Kirkpatrick shed an important demon when he beat Golden Shears, New Zealand and former World title holder Rowland Smith in the Open final of the Great Raihania Shears Open final at the Royal New Zealand Show in Hastings today. In one of the closest of many contests between the short and tall of Hawke's Bay's giants in global shearing, won the race over 20 full-wooled crossbreds by 11 seconds and ultimately the contest by just 0.3pts.

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  12. Harry and Meghan's royal trip to cost Kiwi taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are t-minus seven days away from touching down in the land of the long white cloud. And it is going to cost the New Zealand taxpayer anywhere from a few hundred thousand to over a million dollars.

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  13. Trees or bees? Big questions asked at Farm Forest field dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    Trees or bees? That was one of the questions hashed out a recent Bay of Plenty Farm Forestry field day. The event, held at Neil Mossup's coastal hill country property at Pikowai, drew more than 40 participants keen to hear why commercial forestry had been chosen in preference to mA nuka honey or livestock grazing.

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  14. Mark Wilson, the handsome rugby-playing prefect, suffers quite the fall from graceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Manawatu Standard

    UK insurance firm Aviva is having to negotiate rough waters since Rotorua Boys' High old boy Mark Wilson was party to a decision that cost the company dearly. The progress through life of those we grew up with, of our own age and experience, is of interest.

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  15. Lizzie Marvelly: Tramadol trend is a prescription for troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    Being a parent sounds terrifying. First you're handed a tiny, defenceless infant you must try not to inadvertently break, then they grow up and want to do potentially fatal things like ride bikes, climb trees and cross roads.

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  16. Old school mates and their golden parachutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Waikato Times

    The progress through life of those we grew up with, of our own age and experience, is of interest. How did they get from A to B? What did I do wrong? How come when they lose their job they get a payout of $12 million? If I mislaid any of the myriad of small tasks from which I eke out a living it would be a swift dash to the WINZ office followed by a lean 6 week stand-down period and compulsory attendance of seminars on how to spruce up your CV administered by condescending case managers half my age.

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  17. Weekend racing with Iain HyndmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The New Zealand Herald

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  18. Holiday weekend hell: SH1 closed north of WellingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The New Zealand Herald

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  19. Rotorua royal visit: Public can only meet Duke and Duchess in one placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. Weekender: Indian IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    Auckland celebrates Diwali this weekend and there are events citywide celebrating traditional and contemporary Indian culture, with many of the festivities concentrated in Aotea Square in the city. The family friendly festival features live music and dance, DJs, street performance, a vast range of Indian food stalls, markets, activities for children, giveaways and competitions and a fireworks display on Sunday.

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