Council considering Glover/Turuturu Road roundabout

The South Taranaki District Council (STDC) has taken on feedback received from motorists and will investigate the options and suitability for having a permanent round-about at the Glover/Turuturu Road (Hawera) intersection. Group Manager of Community and Infrastructure Services, Fiona Greenhill says the works undertaken by NZTA at the Waihi/Glover Road round-about have been completed which... Continue Reading →

Serious accident near Cardiff, Taranaki

Police are at the scene of a serious crash on Mountain Road (State Highway 3) near Cardiff, Taranaki. Police were alerted to a two car crash at around 7:10am. There are reports of serious injuries however we don't have confirmed information on the injuries or the number of people involved at this stage. A helicopter... Continue Reading →

Coastal Community Celebrates 18 years of Art

Artworks start arriving in Ōpunakē soon for the Taranaki National Art Awards, a highlight of our regions creative calendar. Celebrating its 18th year in 2019, the annual awards has attracted a record number of 347 entries from all over New Zealand. The exhibition showcases artworks in seven categories, with all artist in the running for... Continue Reading →

Police seek witnesses to Eltham crash

Police are seeking witnesses to a two car crash on Mountain Road in Eltham on Thursday 3 October. Police were alerted to the crash between High Street and Anderson Road at around 9:20pm. No on was injured in the crash. Police would like to speak with anyone that may have witnessed or come across this... Continue Reading →

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