Archive: December, 2015

Toxic algae in Waipoua River

  • Published Date 24 Dec 2015

Toxic algae has been found parts of the Waipoua River, near Masterton, prompting authorities to warn dog owners to keep their dogs on the lead and people to take care.

Courts taking environmental protection seriously

  • Published Date 18 Dec 2015

Two recent convictions for environment-related offences in the greater Wellington region have provided a warning to would-be rule breakers that they can expect significant punishment when they are caught.

Time to celebrate the new Upper Hutt Station

  • Published Date 08 Dec 2015

Upper Hutt - it's time to celebrate your wonderful, brand new railway station and gateway to the city!  Mark the morning of Saturday 12 December in your diaries now.