Latest 'General' news

Redwoods upgrades

Friday 12, April 2019

Intersection at the top of Long Mile Road complete Work to improve the intersection at Long Mile Road and Tarawera … Continue reading →

UPDATE LIMITED PARKS AT 8 MILE ENTRY

Thursday 20, December 2018

Eight Mile Gate Road is a major logging truck route and therefore there are a number of concerns raised about … Continue reading →

TREE FELLING WHAKAREWAREWA FEB-APR 18

Monday 5, February 2018

Harvest operations are due to start on the 19th of February in the stand between Chestnut and Moerangi Rds in … Continue reading →

WAIPA DEVELOPMENTS

Monday 18, September 2017

The Waipa valley is located on the south eastern boundary of the Whakarewarewa Forest off State Highway 5. The  valley … Continue reading →

REDWOODS CHILDRENS DAY 2017

Thursday 23, February 2017

Children’s Day is returning to the Redwoods for the ninth year! With free art, stories, music and other forest adventures … Continue reading →

WHAKAREWAREWA FOREST EMERGENCY MARKERS

Friday 16, December 2016

Forest markers a step forward for safety – Media Release Dec 2016 This week Peak Safety Rotorua finished installing 185 … Continue reading →

MOUNTAIN BIKE CAR PARK DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday 26, July 2016

Work to upgrade Rotorua’s mountain bike carpark at Waipa has started. The carpark will receive a full upgrade during the … Continue reading →

Redwoods TreeWalk blessing

Saturday 19, December 2015

Today the Redwoods Treewalk was blessed by Ngati Whakaue who are tanagta whenua of the land on which the Tokorangi … Continue reading →

REDWOODS TREE WALK UNDERWAY

Tuesday 10, November 2015

Construction of a new attraction within the Redwoods started today, 10 Nov 2015, with the drilling of the holes for the … Continue reading →

FITNESS TRAIL OPENS

Tuesday 16, June 2015

The Waipa outdoor fitness trail was officially opened yesterday (16/6/15) by Rotorua Lakes Council Sport and Recreation portfolio holder Councillor … Continue reading →