Articles Categorized: Kawerau

New-look website for council

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KAWERAU District Council launched its new website this week. The launch comes after months of work to modernise the council’s existing site and improve functionality…

Weather chips in for Woodfest

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IMPRESSIVE wood skills were put to the test during Kawerau’s Woodfest and National Woodskills Competition last weekend. The annual festival and competition is an iconic…

$100,000 for strengthening work

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STRENGTHENING the Kawerau Concert Chamber will cost the council more than $100,000. Kawerau District Council has agreed to use an additional $95,000 worth of depreciation…

High standard at woodcraft comp

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  JUDGING crafts at Kawerau’s National Woodskills competition is becoming harder each year, says head judge Roy Buckley. The Kawerau Woodfest and National Woodskills Competition…

Kawerau prepares for Woodfest

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  THE smell of woodchip and roar of chainsaws linger in the air in preparation of Kawerau’s annual Woodfest this weekend. The three-day celebration of…

Woodskills exhibition of exceptional quality

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THIS year’s National Woodskills Competition combines New Zealand’s war history and Kawerau’s timber success. The competition is New Zealand’s premier event for woodcraft artists, with…

Woodfest begins today

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KAWERAU’S iconic wood festival begins today with one of its most exciting events. The annual Kawerau Woodfest and National Woodskills Competition starts with the Woodbugs…

Stockpiled tyres removed

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TYRES stockpiled at Kawerau have been removed, less than 24 hours before the people behind the dumping appeared to face charges in the Tauranga District…

Final tyres removed from Kawerau

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LESS than a quarter of the tyres stockpiled for a failed tyre shredding operation in Kawerau remain on site. Kawerau District Council received an update…