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Did you attend the 2017 Event? We'd love to hear...

Did you attend the 2017 Event? We'd love to hear from you! Click for more information and follow links to an easy Visitor Survey! Did you attend the 2017 Event? We'd love to hear from you! Click for more information and follow links to an easy Visitor Survey!
 

Whanganui District Council's youth committee will...

Whanganui District Council's youth committee will be restricted in the number of projects and initiatives it can do if its funding is almost halved as proposed in council's draft annual - Wanganui Chronicle Whanganui District Council's youth committee will be restricted in the number of projects and initiatives it can do if its funding is almost halved as proposed in council's draft annual - Wanganui Chronicle
 

A Whanganui accounting firm has found a way to...

A Whanganui accounting firm has found a way to keep young talent in town. - Wanganui Chronicle A Whanganui accounting firm has found a way to keep young talent in town. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Whanganui District Council...

For people who live in or are passionate about our beachside suburb, come along to a meeting to update you on the Castlecliff Rejuvenation project. 5.30pm tonight, April 26 at the Castlecliff School Hall. For people who live in or are passionate about our beachside suburb, come along to a meeting to update you on the Castlecliff Rejuvenation project. 5.30pm tonight, April 26 at the Castlecliff School Hall.
 

Mary and Dean Wyley were surprised when they were...

Mary and Dean Wyley were surprised when they were told they would need a building consent to replace a door on their commercial premises. - Wanganui Chronicle Mary and Dean Wyley were surprised when they were told they would need a building consent to replace a door on their commercial premises. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Hundreds marched at Whanganui's Anzac Day dawn...

Hundreds marched at Whanganui's Anzac Day dawn parade yesterday, proudly displaying their medals, various insignia and, of course, red poppies. - Wanganui Chronicle Hundreds marched at Whanganui's Anzac Day dawn parade yesterday, proudly displaying their medals, various insignia and, of course, red poppies. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Wanganui Mountain bike Club The Bike Shed...

Wanganui Mountain bike Club The Bike Shed Wanganui Mountain bike Club The Bike Shed
 

Working with a mixture of cold porcelain and...

Working with a mixture of cold porcelain and polymer atop a metal wire armature, artist Ellen Jewett (previously) creates wildly intricate sculptures of animals covered in a tangle of surreal embellishments. The artist describes her works as "anthrozoology meets psychoanalysis," where tiny clues lef
 

17. A symbol of wealth #createthisoracledeck...

17. A symbol of wealth #createthisoracledeck 17. A symbol of wealth #createthisoracledeck
 

A huge thank you to Matt from CMC Haulage Wanganui...

A huge thank you to Matt from CMC Haulage Wanganui for spending his only day off this week down at the Community Bike Park yesterday. Matt worked all day preparing the concrete pad for the picnic area at the centre of the park. Thanks Matt, you’re a legend!!!!
 

Welcome to the Wanganui Motorcycle Club...

Welcome to the Wanganui Motorcycle Club information line: The Club's Motocross tracks in Motorsport Domain, Landguard Road will be open weather permitting this Saturday 29th April from 11 a.m. to until 3 pm. Please check this info line prior to going to the tracks. Novice riders are very welcome.
 

Looking after 40 students at one time is a big ask...

Looking after 40 students at one time is a big ask for any teacher, but tutor Kerran Bartley could happily take on more. - Wanganui Chronicle Looking after 40 students at one time is a big ask for any teacher, but tutor Kerran Bartley could happily take on more. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

It was a surreal feeling for Whanganui's Hamish...

It was a surreal feeling for Whanganui's Hamish Auret and co-driver Paul Barnes to see their names at the bottom of the scoresheet while still collecting the season trophy at the Porter - Wanganui Chronicle It was a surreal feeling for Whanganui's Hamish Auret and co-driver Paul Barnes to see their names at the bottom of the scoresheet while still collecting the season trophy at the Porter - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Herewini Whakarua was not alone this year. -...

Herewini Whakarua was not alone this year. - Wanganui Chronicle Herewini Whakarua was not alone this year. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Rob Webb has lived a life of service. - Wanganui...

Rob Webb has lived a life of service. - Wanganui Chronicle Rob Webb has lived a life of service. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Whanganui motorcyclists rode in honour of Anzacs...

Whanganui motorcyclists rode in honour of Anzacs on Tuesday - around 50 riders on bikes ranging from sports bikes and tourers to cruisers. - Wanganui Chronicle Whanganui motorcyclists rode in honour of Anzacs on Tuesday - around 50 riders on bikes ranging from sports bikes and tourers to cruisers. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

About 3000 poppies tied with a small twig of...

About 3000 poppies tied with a small twig of rosemary, for remembrance, were placed beside war graves at Whanganui's Aramoho Services Cemetery yesterday. - Wanganui Chronicle About 3000 poppies tied with a small twig of rosemary, for remembrance, were placed beside war graves at Whanganui's Aramoho Services Cemetery yesterday. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

A Whanganui resident temporarily living in Japan...

A Whanganui resident temporarily living in Japan says the country is gearing up for possible missile attacks amidst rising tensions over North Korea. - Wanganui Chronicle A Whanganui resident temporarily living in Japan says the country is gearing up for possible missile attacks amidst rising tensions over North Korea. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Anzac Day will bring a few memories tumbling back...

Anzac Day will bring a few memories tumbling back for 91-year-old Whanganui man Ed Anderson, who served with the New Zealand navy in World War II. - Wanganui Chronicle Anzac Day will bring a few memories tumbling back for 91-year-old Whanganui man Ed Anderson, who served with the New Zealand navy in World War II. - Wanganui Chronicle
 
Kia Ora Whanganui, Just a quick reminder that all library branches will be closed today in commemoration of ANZAC day. We resume our normal operating hours tomorrow and hope to see you then. ~ Nau Mai, Haere Mai. Kia Ora Whanganui, Just a quick reminder that all library branches will be closed today in commemoration of ANZAC day. We resume our normal operating hours tomorrow and hope to see you then. ~ Nau Mai, Haere Mai.
 

16. Something that grows from the ground....

16. Something that grows from the ground. #createthisoracledeck 16. Something that grows from the ground. #createthisoracledeck