Trustpower Photographic Exhibition

Trustpower Photographic Exhibition

CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS. WIN A SHARE OF OVER $10,000 IN PRIZES! In this beautiful, iconic landscape in which we live there are moments for the eye to behold that take our breath away. The Trustpower Photographic Exhibition runs from the 27 January – 9th April 2017 on The Strand, Downtown Tauranga, showcasing and...

16th December 2016

Colouring Book City - Friday January 20

Come help us create a beach scene on Grey Street (in the car park between Rydal House and Paper Plus). Inspired by NZ children’s storybook, ‘Hemi and the Whale’, draw your memory of a time you rescued or helped someone (or something) who needed you.   Be in to win spot prizes every 15 minutes, enjoy readings of our...

20th January 2017

The Winery Tour

The Winery Tour is about three things that are great about New Zealand: our music, our wine and our scenery. from its beginning in February 2007, The Winery Tour has celebrated this country and its people, it is 100% New Zealand. 2017 Artists Brooke Fraser Bic Runga Benny...

27th January 2017

Rialto Cinemas Tauranga

Rainy Day? Check out the Fantastic range of movies at Rialto Cinemas...

15th December 2016

Event Cinemas Tauranga

Rainy Day? Check out the Fantastic range of movies at Event Cinemas...

15th December 2016

Tidal Steps

Tidal Steps

The new tidal stairs, pier and pontoon at our city centre waterfront is taking shape. The $2.8 million project is projected to be completed by Tauranga City Council by Easter 2017 and will include 49 metres of tidal stairs, a new 27 metre pier and a new 24m x 3m floating pontoon. The cool thing is you can watch the progress here on  this page that council has set up. A new photograph...

16th December 2016

The Kiwi Bach - a place-making initiative

Creating a sense of place in our city centre We love doing place-making initiatives at Downtown Tauranga.  It's about turning spaces into places.  It's about creating experiences for those who visit.  The Kiwi Bach in Red Square, Downtown Tauranga is a great little example of that - even if we do say so ourselves! A whole lot of love was pured into this cute little...

15th December 2016

Trustpower Photographic Exhibition

Will your photographic skills win you a share of over $10,000 in prizes? Entries are now open!     Here's how it works: Choose a category. Take a photo and submit it into the competition before January 20th, 2017. This competition is open to all photographers (from amateur to professional). Our judging panel will choose the winning photos, to be showcased in the...

20th December 2016

Heritage

Te Papa ... Heart of Tauranga Te Papa (flat land) was the original name for both the mission station of the 1830s and the military township of the 1860s. Tauranga, which means landing place or safe anchorage, was used for the area surrounding our extensive harbour. The city of Tauranga had its beginnings in the mission station established at the northern end of the Te Papa peninsula in the...

29th July 2016

Wharf St Dining Precinct

Over 500 railway sleepers from the old Matapihi Railway bridge, over 80 lanterns imported from Italy, themed furniture to complement the heritage of the street and a passionate desire to create a unique, dining precinct for all to enjoy and to enrich the city centre has come together to create the Wharf Street Dining Precinct. While the initial set up of the new precinct was just the first...

8th December 2016

Goddards Shopping Centre
Linking Devonport Road and Grey Street enjoy browsing our stores for Fashion...
Tauranga Waterfront
Some of the greatest cities in the world have iconic waterfronts and we firmly...
Wharf St Dining Precinct
Over 500 railway sleepers from the old Matapihi Railway bridge, over 80...
The Kiwi Bach
Welcome to the Kiwi Bach! In Red Square, Downtown Tauranga, you will...