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April 2013

Draft Annual Plan 2013-14

Last days for submissions on Regional Council's plans

Monday, 22 April 2013 10:30 a.m.

Bay of Plenty residents have only a few days left to make submissions on Bay of Plenty Regional Council’s Draft Annual Plan. The Draft Plan sets out the Council’s key programm...

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Tauranga boys win 2013 Mashup Challenge

Thursday, 18 April 2013 1:00 p.m.

The Equinox team from Tauranga Boys’ College has won this year’s TrustPower Mashup competition held over the weekend at the Bongard Centre. The competition was sponsored by Tr...

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Sevens Rugby strategy aims for economic development

Tuesday, 16 April 2013 2:00 p.m.

The Bay of Plenty Rugby Union and Bay of Connections have joined forces on a strategy to establish the region as the international home of Sevens rugby development. The potent...

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Invasive weed spreads in Rotorua's Lake Okareka

Monday, 15 April 2013 3:15 p.m.

An infestation of the invasive aquatic weed hornwort has spread so far in Lake Okareka it is unlikely to be eradicated, Bay of Plenty Regional Council says. Hornwort is found ...

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Open season for environmental grants

Friday, 5 April 2013 8:30 a.m.

Community groups seeking funding for environmental projects in the Bay will now be able to apply for funding throughout the year, after a change to Bay of Plenty Regional Counc...