Bay of Islands College and Kawakawa Primary have both taken out first place in the ASB Northland Schools Hip Hop Competition and are crowned the champions for 2014. Kaiwhakahaere and event organiser Hayden Wood says “they... more
The modern gym - a dark dungeon of sweaty, grunting, lycra clad jocks, obsessed with their muscles all fighting for space in the mirrors? Far from it. Most gyms in Whangarei have fantastic modern facilities that... more
“The best Doctor is your own mind and will” says 68 year old Joe Cross. “If you put in the effort, you are going to help yourself” Joe goes on to explain to Geno Milnes, his Green Prescription Coordinator.
Joe has... more
Ohaeawai Primary School registered for the national 5+ a Day School Challenge and were highly commended for their efforts - the only school in Northland to qualify for this achievement.
At the Schools annual Pet Day (held in... more
Okaihau Primary School had a very busy Term 4 with the main focus teaching the children the movements required for Run Jump Throw, in preparation for the school Athletics Day. The children loved learning correct running technique... more
Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Te Rawhiti Roa had the use of the Pools in Schoolz portable pool at their Kura during recently. Pools in Schoolz is all about ensuring that the lack of access to a swimming pool does not hinder any kura... more