Naumai Haere mai Welcome to Waitara 2017 with a month of fun events including free community events- which we have dubbed February Frenzy…you’re sure to find something in this line up of events and activities to suit you and your whanau (families) tastes and budgets: Waitangi weekend 4, 5, and 6 February Waitara Off Shore…

Soldiers Day, a blustery Saturday 24 July, saw many armed forces members, from cadets and veterans, to Merchant Navy and New Zealand Royal Navy representatives along with the Airforce, turn out to march from the Waitara War Memorial Hall to the Returned Services Association premises. The day was organised by the National Army Association. Picture…

It was a mixed bag season for the Waitara Bears which culminated, on Saturday 30 July, in a last chance opportunity, preliminary final, to make the Taranaki Rugby League final, in atrocious weather conditions at Clifton Park Waitara. Bell Block Marist Dragons justifiably won the game (34- 4) with more consistent phases and less errors…