Articles Categorized: Video

Teddy Bears Picnic + video

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The Eastern Bay Playcentre Association celebrated Playcentre Awareness Week with a Teddy Bears Picnic at the Whakatane Roast Gardens last week. Parents and their preschoolers with…

Pam stirs swell [+ Video]

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DESPITE Cyclone Pam’s downgrade to an intense extra tropical cyclone yesterday the storm downed trees, created five-metre waves that scattered debris over coastal roads. A…

Landmark lifted away + video

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A WHAKATANE landmark, the clock panel on the Bank of New Zealand building, has been safely removed on the second attempt. The 12.5 tonne concrete…

Te Huna helps out fighters + video

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EAGER Whakatane fighters soaked up James Te Huna expertise during a workshop last week. The New Zealand Ultimate Fighting Championship star ran a session at…

Humpherson speeds to title + video

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THE Whakatane Cycle Club held their annual time-trial championships at Paroa on Thursday. The 26-kilometre race a started Paroa School and went through Station and…

Wainui Road claims another vehicle

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A MAN walked away from a car crash on a corner of Wainui Road today with minor scratches. His upturned BMW was flattened during the…

Perfect day for touch tournament + video

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SATURDAY’S Whakatane Touch Association Tournament was “near perfect”. That was the evaluation from tournament organiser George Rogers as one of the Eastern Bay’s most popular…