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Bunnings — is one sold?

By Mary Anne Gill Mystery surrounds the future of two former Bunnings stores in Te Awamutu and Cambridge with Waipā District Council tipped to become…

Town pool opening announced

Swimmers will take a first dip at the Perry Aquatic Centre in Cambridge on May 15. The revamped facility boasts a new 10-lane 25m indoor…

Gill joins Good Local team

Good Local Media – publishers of the Cambridge News and Te Awamutu News – has teamed up two of the country’s most experienced community newspaper…

Council podcast launched

Waipā District Council has launched a new podcast series which focuses on hot topics from around the District. The What’s new Waipā? podcast will regularly…

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Golden moment at the Maadi cup

Double sculls combination Jenna Markgraaf and Brylee Deacon  provided the highlight for Waipā schools at the 2021 Maadi Cup competition on Lake Karapiro. The U17…

Maadi here we come

By Blair Voorend Maadi Cup is back at Lake Karapiro and Waipā schools are sending some of their biggest teams yet after Covid led to…

Game on: school sport switches to clubs

Cambridge clubs are welcoming a major shake-up of the primary school sports scene. In a move driven by the Cambridge Principals’ Association, year 1-8 rugby,…

Chiefs battle it out at Hautapu

The Chiefs, Crusaders and Blues rallied at the end of a Covid impacted week together to complete their pre-season preparations in Cambridge on Sunday. The…