Walking on Eggshells

Our native manu are being placed onto the endangered list at an alarming rate. We learn more about how we can help
1 day, 23 hours

Far north surf rescue patrolling Ahipara beach all summer long

Akesa Ifopo-Waitai, FNSR Chairperson, encourages swimmers to stay calm when they're caught in a rip
5 days, 23 hours

Winds expected to pick up for Kaimaumau Fire

Fire and Emergency Services spent the week putting preventative measure in place to combat Cyclone Cody
1 week, 2 days

New Track in Town

Competition-grade pump track opens in Kaitaia bringing exciting opportunities
1 month, 1 week

Ngāti Kahu seeking innovative solution to Taipa land return

Crown purchases significant land at Māheatai which is set to be land banked until an iwi settlement
1 month, 2 weeks

Ngāti Kahu Celebrates Pouwhenua Blessing

The seven pou mark the significance of Maheatai as the landing place of Kupe
1 month, 2 weeks

All Smiles As New Pump Track Opens

Korora Park in Ahipara opens it's newest attraction to the delight of young and old.
2 months

Trust Here to Honour Whakapapa

Kaitaia vaccination rates get a boost as Te Whānau o Waipareira arrive to give local providers support
2 months, 1 week

Ko Te Kai a Te Rangatira, He Kōrero

While big vaccination campaigns have made headlines, small hui, like that held at Motatau marae, are just as important
2 months, 2 weeks

Whakahokia mai te Whenua

Kelvin Davis says that Ngāti Kahu will hear back this week about the return of whenua tupuna at Taipa Point Reserve.
2 months, 3 weeks

Calls for Recognition of He Whakaputanga

Whānau gathered in Kaitaia to raise the He Whakaputanga flag and commemorate its signing 186 years ago
2 months, 3 weeks

Immunity For Our Community in Moerewa

Super Saturday efforts across the Te Taitokerau region saw the target for the day exceeded by more than 1000 vaccinations
3 months, 1 week

Taking Vaccinations into Te Tai Tokerau Homes

With low vaccination rates in Northland, Te Hauora o Ngāpuhi are taking vaccinations into homes to help protect whānau
3 months, 2 weeks

Te Kura-ā-Iwi o Whangaruru

Whangaruru School is in the final stages of becoming the 38th Kura-ā- Iwi in Aotearoa.
3 months, 3 weeks

Rākau Tapu - Sacred Tree Desecrated and Assaulted by Chainsaw

The Far North District Council is under pressure to explain how a sacred and protected tree was cut down by chainsaw.
4 months

Far North Iwi Collaborate for Food Security

Iwi in Te Tai Tokerau have pooled resource to supply 1200 whānau with food in order to alleviate pressures caused by COVID-19
4 months

Te Kahu o Taonui Prepare Kai for Whānau

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, Te Kahu o Taonui has secured opportunities to strengthen Taitokerau food security.
4 months, 1 week

Tūtūtarakihi Returns to Kura in Level 2

After almost a month of distance learning, Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Tūtūtarakihi has returned to school at Alert Level 2
4 months, 1 week

Te Hiku Models Māori Vaccine Equity

Northland Māori have a low vaccination rate vs. the general population. Te Hiku Hauora, with marae are working to create equity
4 months, 2 weeks

He Tino Taonga Te Tuna

They aren't as cute as a kiwi, but the tuna is a taonga in decline that has been given a voice by dedicated kaitiaki.
4 months, 3 weeks

Revival of Rongoā Māori

No longer underground, rongoā Māori practitioners are sharing their knowledge to restore rongoā Māori in the community
4 months, 3 weeks

Vaccination in Te Hiku

Frontline services providing COVID-19 vaccinations and education in Te Hiku
4 months, 3 weeks

Putting Meat & Manaaki on the Table

Haane Rudolph wants to give back by teaching rangatahi the skills required to become a successful butcher
5 months

Inequality in Our Education System

Te Hiku community members came together to explore ways to address cultural bias and racism in education
5 months, 1 week

Cultural Celebration of Performing Arts

Whitireia Performing Arts students tour the Far North exhibiting cultural dance from around the Pacific.
5 months, 2 weeks

Northland regional news and information that matters.

Haukāinga is media content for multi-platform use. It's news and information content that serves the Taitokerau and wider Northland region. The content takes account topical issues of community significance with a leaning towards telling positive stories that highlight and enhance particular Te Tai Tokerau experience, lifestyle, and current affairs. Haukāinga will cover topics on Sustainability, Innovation and Technology, Health and Wellbeing, Economic Growth, and Treaty Partnerships. Haukāinga is proudly sponsored by NZ On Air and is part of the regional news and information content funded to extend local content choices for regional audiences.