Jon Rush

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Community voice called for in Waikirikiri playground design

February 27, 2018 10:20AM

AROUND 150 Kaiti residents took part in the Whanau In The Park consultation process to design a new playground at Waikirikiri reserve. The Waikirikiri playground, …

Expedition of discovery for Gisborne teen

February 26, 2018 10:06AM

GISBORNE Girls’ High School student Lucy Coulston feels humbled and inspired to be part of Sir Peter Blake Trust voyage to the Kermadec Islands. The …

Protesters call for pokie-free Gisborne

February 23, 2018 10:35AM

PROTESTERS yesterday urged Gisborne District councillors to be bold in responding to the social harm caused by poker machines. About 20 people attended a protest …

Swim For Life Tairawhiti

February 23, 2018 9:43AM

STUDENT numbers accessing the Pak’nSave Swim For Life Tairawhiti water skills and safety programme have increased since its launch in 2015. The Gisborne community banded …

Ka Pai Kaiti to lead pokie protest

February 20, 2018 10:29AM

A COMMUNITY organisation wants to hold Gisborne District Council to account over inadequate gambling policies. Ka Pai Kaiti has organised a protest on Thursday as …

Surf sculpture has go ahead for Oneroa Walkway

February 16, 2018 9:53AM

A SCULPTURE depicting Gisborne’s historic association with surfing is planned to be installed later this year. GDC granted consent for the project in October 2017. …

Makauri School opens new bike track

February 15, 2018 10:13AM

MAKAURI School has joined the network of schools enjoying the benefits of an on-site bike track and the input of the Bikes in Schools programme. …