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  • Celebrity chef Michael Van de Elzen cooks up a storm with Takaka kids

    Its just a hill – Get over it! as our tag line goes. Golden Bay was the first stop on Celebrity Chef Michael Van de Elzen’s whirlwind tour of NZ, proving that we are not as remote as you may think. https://www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/news/107849848/celebrity-chef-michael-van-de-elzen-cooks-up-a-storm-with-takaka-kids?fbclid=IwAR1_GLNz1PJ7h2MZOTktjlj-uwtiyGe7bxCcJPM1dGnPxkRBcDVxlIgxcYU

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  • Pink Ribbon Street Appeal – 2018

    The Pink Ribbon Appeal is back on 12th & 13th Oct. Once again we will be at Fresh Choice selling raffle tickets and raising money for Breast Cancer Research. If you are able to spare an hour to help sell tickets give Jennie a call on 525 8758

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  • Takaka Hill Repairs – Update

    Check latest updates: https://www.nzta.govt.nz/projects/sh60-takaka-hill-repairs/ Check the Facebook and Twitter sites for updates. How to stay up to date: 0800 4 HIGHWAYS www.facebook.com/nztasouthisland Transport Agency Twitter page Top of the South https://twitter.com/nztatots (NZTA Top of the South) The key traffic and travel source which provides up-to-date information on weather and road conditions is www.nzta.govt.nz/traffic … Read more

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  • Takaka Hill will be open 8am – 8pm over Easter holiday period

    NINA HINDMARSH Last updated 10:25, March 28 2018 Holidaymakers will be able to access the Takaka Hill Rd in and out of Golden Bay all day until 8pm over the Easter period. Frank Porter, NZ Transport Agency system manager, confirmed the road will be open from 8am – 8pm this weekend, from … Read more

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  • Takaka Hill, SH 60 Update – Increasing access to Golden Bay

    Since the aftermath of ex-tropical-cyclone Gita, the hill road has been open to restricted convoys morning and evening (7-8 am and 5-6 pm) and Sunday daytime hours, 8 am to 5 pm. “We understand how vital this road is as a lifeline for people in Golden Bay, and we are … Read more

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  • Cancelled Open Homes

    Please note all Open Homes for Saturday 24th Feb and Sunday 25th Feb have been cancelled – this is due to Ex-Cyclone Gita making her presence felt by cutting the bay off from civilization. With fuel restrictions in place we are reducing all unnecessary travel and advice others to do … Read more

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