Beauty & The Beast 2019

Haukāinga explores the first of it's kind CrossFit competition in Whangarei
15 hours, 57 minutes

Ride For Talei

Callie Corrigan joins the Ride for Talei campaign riding 400km from Rotorua to Wellington.
2 days, 13 hours

Surfcasters Close to Battle on Te Oneroa-ā-Tōhē

An opportunity to work with iwi brings another layer of richness to dynamic local event
1 week, 4 days

Fire Forces Evacuations in Ahipara

A bushfire along a 5ha piece of hillside in Ahipara required the assistance of 4 helicopters with monsoon buckets
2 weeks

180 degrees - I've Done Things I Regret

Martin Kaipo was born and raised in Whangarei where gang culture was an escape to find identity and belonging.
3 weeks, 3 days

The Fatal Beauty of Northland Beaches

Drowning is the 3rd highest cause of accidental death in Aotearoa with many of these deaths being preventable.
1 month

Hātea - A Legacy of Choral

Known for their choral singing abilities, Hātea will return to Te Matatini for their 9th time representing Te Taitokerau.
1 month

Operation Flotation

The tragedy of losing a whānau member leads to water safety initiative in Doubtless Bay
1 month, 1 week

Kūmara: Nature's Life Coach

How the kūmara gardens provide life lessons for whānau
1 month, 1 week

Recovery through Tikanga Māori

Te Ha Oranga have created a unique māori model of care for their AOD service that uses tikanga māori in recovery.
2 months, 1 week

Iwi Gather for First Time on Gifted Lands

Ngāti Pūkenga reconnect to their northern roots on gifted land at Pakikāikutu at the entrance to Whangarei Harbour
2 months, 2 weeks

Community offer sustainable options to Countdown’s plastic bags

Why has Countdown replaced plastic bags with plastic bags? And what are some more sustainable options created locally?
2 months, 2 weeks

Social Media and The Evolved Ngāpuhi Mandate - YES or NO?

Emerging influencers in the Ngāpuhi Evolved Mandate process
2 months, 2 weeks

Vaccination Rolled Out as Northland Faces Outbreak in MenW

A three-week vaccination programme has started in Northland to halt the spread of a community outbreak on the MenW strain
2 months, 2 weeks

Iwi Radio to Television

Iwi radio has long been the training ground for many of our Māori television broadcasters (REO MĀORI PROGRAM)
2 months, 3 weeks

Working Towards Zero Waste

Soft plastics are everywhere but how and where can we recycle them?
2 months, 3 weeks

Cops use local knowledge to create rapport with community

Knowing local whānau is one of the best things about local recruits for the police force
2 months, 3 weeks

Ngā Whare Karakia - St Clements Māori Anglican Church

St Clements Māori Anglican Church restoration committee are committed to seeing the church returned to its former glory
2 months, 3 weeks

Te Hiku community effort brings hope to Pygmy whale refloat

It was a scene of both sadness and happiness, as eight pygmy killer whales were refloated at Rarawa Beach today.
2 months, 3 weeks

Rare pygmy killer whales relocated to Rarawa Beach

Update - Eight pygmy killer whales have been relocated from the west coast of northland to Rarawa Beach on the East coast
2 months, 4 weeks

12 Rare Pygmy Orca Whales Stranded on 90 Mile Beach

2 of the rare whales have passed away but whānau and iwi are tirelessly working to keep the remaining whales alive.
2 months, 4 weeks

Northland's Young MP

Northland youth MP aims for the top job
3 months

Leaders Summit for Our Rangatahi

A summit held by the Moko Foundation looks to inspire our future leaders
3 months, 1 week

Market Attracts Record Crowds

InnoNative market puts Māori business and innovation in the spotlight for a day in Whangārei
3 months, 3 weeks

The Evolution of 1080

Environmentalists advocate for the protection of native species by ensuring hapū are educated on all aspects of pest control
3 months, 3 weeks

Northland regional news and information that matters.

Haukāinga is media content for multi-platform use. Its 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 & Technology, Health & 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. 

Channel North TV, Ngati Hine FM, and Te Hiku Media work together to produce content for Haukāinga.