Wednesday, 15 August 2012
Hokitika Township water supply tests clear for 1080 HOKITIKA
— Water samples taken at the Hokitika Township water intake following an Animal Health Board aerial possum control operation have all come back clear of 1080.
Friday, 22 June 2012
Police name driver killed in Hokitika crash HOKITIKA
— The 17 year-old Hokitika man killed when the car he was driving crashed on the Kaniere-Kowhitirangi Road, near Hokitika, about 1am today was Peter Wayne Gleeson.
Teen driver dies in late night West Coast crash HOKITIKA
— The 17 year-old Hokitika man was killed when the car he was driving crashed on the Kaniere-Kowhitirangi Road, near Hokitika, about 1am today.
Monday, 16 January 2012
Westland Milk Products announced finalist in NZ International Business Awards HOKITIKA
— Westland Milk Products (Westland) is delighted to announce that it has been named a finalist in the esteemed 2012 New Zealand International Business Awards.
Wednesday, 6 July 2011
Employee seriously injured while in "safe area" HOKITIKA
— A Hokitika forestry worker was off work for months with debilitating spinal fractures, bruising and kidney injuries after he was hit by a log while in a designated safe area.
Saturday, 25 June 2011
Plane crashed on take-off HOKITIKA
— At approximately 3pm today (25/6/2011) a privately owned light plane overturned whilst taking off at the Hokitika Airfield.
Friday, 11 February 2011
Where the Wild Foods Are HOKITIKA
— When you go down to the Wildfoods Festival in Hokitika on Saturday March 12, you’d better go in disguise for every creature that ever there was will gather there to eat or be eaten.
Tuesday, 1 February 2011
Hokitika's Mahinapua walk – a step away from heaven HOKITIKA
— We wobbled back to our Kapitea Ridge lodge on the hilltop north of Hokitika, plonked ourselves down on the upper deck and didn’t move.
Wednesday, 12 January 2011
SEARCH AND RESCUE 4:47PM
Kayaker fails to return from trip in upper Hokitika River HOKITIKA
— A Search & Rescue operation was launched yesterday after a kayaker failed to return from a trip in the upper Hokitika River.
Friday, 26 November 2010
REAL ESTATE 9:24AM
Liquidator issues clear instructions that Hokitika land is to be sold HOKITIKA
Tuesday, 15 June 2010
Trespass unacceptable HOKITIKA
— Federated Farmers is concerned about the irresponsible behaviour of some anti-1080 protestors after a number of individuals were arrested at an Animal Health Board 1080 loading site this morning.
Protestors disrupt 1080 drop near Hokitika HOKITIKA
— At approx 6.45am on Tuesday 15th of June 2010 Hokitika Police were called to Butlers Farm south of Hokitika.
Monday, 14 June 2010
Lake Mahiniapua HOKITIKA
— On the 13th June 2010 Hokitika Police received a report of an abandoned vehicle at Lake Mahinapua.
Tuesday, 6 April 2010
Double homicide enquiry in Hokitika HOKITIKA
— At approximately 2.55pm on Tuesday 6th April 2010, acting on information received, Police went to an address in Fitzherbert Street, Hokitika.
Sunday, 14 March 2010
Food Glorious Food at the 21st Hokitika Wildfoods Festival HOKITIKA
— This year’s world-famous Hokitika Wildfoods Festival – the 21st – was one of the best yet and will generate up to $3 million for the West Coast economy, said organiser Mike Keenan.
Tuesday, 2 February 2010
SEARCH AND RESCUE 9:45AM
Search for injured Kayaker - Whakarira Gorge, Hokitika HOKITIKA
— At around 8.30 pm yesterday police were advised of an injured kayaker in the Whakarira Gorge near Hokitika.
Friday, 11 December 2009
SEARCH AND RESCUE 11:32AM
Scouts rescued after stranding on Lewis Pass HOKITIKA
On Thursday the 10th December a party of ten Scouts, aged between 15 and 17 years were airlifted out of the bush from the upper Tauramakau River area.
Tuesday, 21 July 2009
House fire in Hokitika HOKITIKA
— At about 2.45 am on Tuesday 22nd July Hokitika Police and Hokitika Fire Brigade were called to a house fire on Hampden Street, Hokitika.
Tuesday, 30 June 2009
Bus crash in Tasman District, 3:00pm HOKITIKA
— At about 3.20 pm on the 29th of June 2009, a Ritchies bus carrying 16 children home from school crashed into a power pole on Blue Spur Road, Hokitika.
Wednesday, 15 April 2009
Fatal Crash in Hokitika HOKITIKA
— At 6.10pm on Monday the 13th April 2009 Hokitika Police attended a fatal road accident at Hari Hari.
Friday, 27 March 2009
Soak it up in hokitika - for free! HOKITIKA
— Guests can indulge in a free spa and sauna this winter when staying at Shining Star Chalets in Hokitika.
Monday, 16 March 2009
Vice regal taste buds get a working over at Wildfoods HOKITIKA
— Guests of honour at the 20th Hokitika Wildfoods Festival yesterday (Saturday 14 March), His Excellency Hon Anand Satynand and Susan Satynand got amongst the testicle stew and barbequed lambs tails to the delight of locals.