November 2021 media releases

Eastern Bay of Plenty gem ready to explore

22 November - Tucked away on the eastern Bay of Plenty coast a little to the east of Whakatane is a hidden gem yet to be discovered by many of us. 

Regional council keeps eye on rivers

11 November - Bay of Plenty Regional Council Toi Moana is keeping a close eye on river and groundwater levels as we head into summer off the back of two very dry years.

Brighter future for Whakatane whitebait

4 November - A new trial on the Whakatāne River may soon see a better future for inanga (whitebait) populations.

Bay leader named finalist in Women of Influence Awards

1 November - Bay of Plenty Regional Council Chief Executive Fiona McTavish has been named as finalist in the Women of Influence awards for 2021.