Articles Categorized: Opotiki

Forming bonds and planting medicine

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THE Omarumutu Papakainga Restoration Project took another leap forward this week when community activities forged more bonds between the school and the marae. Project leader…

Boy actor sentenced

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BOY actor James Rolleston was told he had made his one mistake in life following a crash that seriously injured himself and his friend last…

Ocean mussels back on menu

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EASTERN Bay residents were the first to tuck into freshly harvested mussels this week. On Wednesday morning, the harvesting team headed out aboard the Northern…

Geotechnical barge towed across the bar

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THE second stage of geotechnical investigations for the Opotiki harbour project passed a milestone on Thursday as the drill platform that has been moored at…

Spawning nurseries under threat

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THE inadvertent destruction of spawning grounds by contractors is impacting whitebait numbers around the Eastern Bay. Wainui resident and whitebait expert Kelly Hughes said on…

Construction company sets up

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HEB Construction, the preferred tenderer for the Opotiki Harbour Development Project, established a barge in the water off the Opotiki wharf on Wednesday morning. The…

Director rips off manager $10,000

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THE Employment Relations Authority, ERA, has determined that the director of Opotiki-based Aulack Enterprises Limited, Hardeep Singh, short-changed his operations manager for seven months between…