Wakefield Apple Fair growth continues

Wakefield Apple Fair growth continues

This Sunday’s Wakefield Apple Fair promises to be the biggest and best yet, with organisers expecting to better last year’s crowd of 4000 people.   The event, now into its sixth year, started small with about 500 people coming along, organising committee member...
Concert needs your support

Concert needs your support

It’s all systems go for this Saturday’s Forest Fire Concert.   It promises to be a great afternoon of entertainment at the A & P Showgrounds in Richmond, beginning at 1pm and going through until about 6pm.   Headline act The Waratahs will be supported by...
New delays to Bateup road project

New delays to Bateup road project

The construction on Bateup Road in Richmond, which was set to be finished in March, is facing ongoing delays. Work on the project began in August last year, and the project was originally meant to be completed in April, but fast progress towards the end of last year...
Lane pool closed

Lane pool closed

The 25-metre lane pool at the Richmond Aquatic Centre has temporarily closed, as the centre undertakes some much-needed repairs on the pool over the next few months.   The lane pool will be closed for two months, between March 25 and May 25, for scheduled...
Young fans meet premiership captains

Young fans meet premiership captains

All eyes were on two young Brightwater netball fans as they met their Tactix and Mystics heroes on centre court at Sunday’s ANZ Premiership match at the Trafalgar Centre in Nelson.   Thirteen-year-old Olivia Shelling, who attends Waimea College, won the...