Colourful new  artwork for Richmond

Colourful new artwork for Richmond

Richmond pedestrians and cyclists will be greeted by a colourful new mural when walking and cycling under the Salisbury Road underpass. The Tasman District Council held a youth forum throughout lockdown and encouraged young people from around the region to send in...
Financial boost to restore Waimea Inlet

Financial boost to restore Waimea Inlet

The internationally-significant Waimea Inlet has received a welcome funding boost from the government. Prime Minister Jacinda Arden announced last week a package of 23 projects across the country that will clean up the nation’s waterways and create over 2000 jobs....
Boxes of Lego for every classroom

Boxes of Lego for every classroom

Lego, a well-known building block toy, has become a symbol for creativity and community spirit for Brightwater School. Students have used it to help win an award and, thanks to a group of resourceful dads, Lego is now available to every student within the school. “We...
Quieter streets for Richmond

Quieter streets for Richmond

The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has long had an aim to make New Zealand’s streets safer and more enjoyable. Feedback resulting from a survey conducted during lockdown has further highlighted that this type of change is the reality people want to see. Less...