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$150k to Waipā – $1.6m for regions

Events held in Waipā provide social and economic benefits and bring thousands of people and millions of dollars into the district, says a report presented…

Exciting year ahead for events as District Promotion Fund allocated

Following a record year for events in Waipā, the district is set to see more with Waipā District Council allocating funds to 48 events. More…

New roundabout site announced 

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has selected a site north-west of the existing Piarere intersection for a $40 million roundabout project. The plan is to…

Third bridge: get cracking, says lobby group

A Cambridge lobby group says it has come up with the ideal site for the town’s third bridge across the Waikato River – and it…

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Waterskiing brothers fly high

Cricket has Brendon and Nathan McCullum, rugby has the Barretts and now Cambridge has the Runciman brothers. Siblings Joel, Luke and Joshua Runciman might one…

Waipā’s synthetic track booked

Racing will go synthetic for the first time in New Zealand on May 19 – in Waipā. A new synthetic track in Cambridge has been…

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…