Welcome to Springtime!

Welcome to Springtime!

Monday, 23 September is the first day of Spring and the flower season starts with the traditional Spring Flower Show, on Saturday 21 September at Brightwater Hall. The event will be open to the public from 9am to 3:15pm. “Brightwater Horticultural Society has been...
North  Island freezer to help ‘Kai With Love’

North Island freezer to help ‘Kai With Love’

A 700-litre freezer for ‘Kai With Love’ had to count on a lot of help from the community to arrive in Richmond from the North Island. “We’ve been looking for an affordable freezer this size for about six months. Most of them get snapped up quickly by the guys who hunt...
Who are you going to vote for?

Who are you going to vote for?

Local elections are just around the corner and have you already decided who are you going to vote for? The postal voting and special votes are open from 20 September to 12 October. You will choose a new mayor for the Tasman District Council and also the councillors...
Great Taste Trail comes to Wakefield

Great Taste Trail comes to Wakefield

Next Sunday you will have an excellent reason to take your bike out of the garage and head to Wakefield for the opening of Tasman’s Great Taste Trail from Wakefield to Hoult Valley. This new section of trail is 3.8km long and follows the Wai-iti River from Pigeon...