Russell news. Top stories, business, entertainment, national, health, politics, science and technology, and sports news from Russell on 27 September 2017.

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New Zealand Herald
Waterfront retail in picturesque Paihia
New Zealand Herald
A prime waterfront retail property for sale in picturesque Paihia offers a chance to secure a split-risk investment in one of the Bay of Islands' most popular tourist destinations. Colliers International and NAI Harcourts have been jointly appointed to ...

 22 Sep 2017 
'Heroes' find tourists' stolen property dumped in Bay of Islands bush
New Zealand Herald
Three German travellers are hailing a Northland man and his backpacker helpers as heroes for finding their stolen belongings dumped in Bay of Islands bush. On September 3 thieves smashed their way into the trio's car at Waitangi while they went on a ...

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 13 Sep 2017 
Russell dog owners up in arms over beach ban
New Zealand Herald
Russell dog owners are up in arms over a draft bylaw which would ban off-leash dogs from every beach on the peninsula. The only beach in the Bay of Islands where dogs would be allowed off-leash is a narrow strip of sand along Opua's Beechy St, on the ...

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 2 Aug 2017 
Big Birds leap to supreme award
New Zealand Herald
Laura Stevenson of Paihia jumps from Russell wharf in a costume inspired by the kakariki, a parakeet reintroduced to the Bay of Islands. Laura and husband Ryan won this year's crowd favourite title. A team called the Big Birds because its all-female ...

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 18 Jul 2017 
Backpackers lose almost everything in Bay of Islands theft
New Zealand Herald
They did, however, take up offers of free stays at Bay of Islands Holiday Park and Russell Top 10 Holiday Park. They resumed their journey on Tuesday evening, heading south via Russell and the coastal road to Whangarei. They plan to try the North ...

 9 Sep 2017 

The Press West Coast
Paihia "it" festival always popular
The Press West Coast
The popular Bay of Islands "it" Food and Wine Festival is about to descend on Paihia. Now in its eighth year, there will be a vibrant combination of live music, food and wine on offer at the Paihia Village Green on October 7 from 11am to 6pm. Bands ...

 19 Sep 2017
Just when I thought Kiwi history was staid, the Bay of Islands brought it to life
Flights from Wellington via Auckland to the Bay of Islands take no more than three hours in total, not a six-month boat trip from England, but combine fickle New Zealand weather with my rubbish planning and we'd unintentionally gone full colonial ...

 3 Sep 2017 
Staying at The Duke Motel, Russell
New Zealand Herald
The verdict: Groovy Kiwiana kitsch. And it's comfy too. CHECKLIST The Duke Motel is at 7 Wellington Street, Russell, Bay of Islands. Phone: 09 403 7008. Print this article. Share via email Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Show more Bookmark this article.

 20 Jul 2017 
Holiday park in Russell wins top national award
A holiday park in the heart of one of New Zealand's iconic tourist destinations has won the Supreme Award at this year's TOP 10 Holiday Park Awards. The four hectare Russell TOP 10 holiday park, in the middle of the picturesque Bay of Islands town ...

 24 Aug 2017 
Bay of Islands dog-owners voice anger at bylaw changes
New Zealand Herald
There was still no off-leash beach in he Russell area and, more alarmingly for dog owners, it proposed creating a one-dog per household zone along much of the east coast from the southern Bay of Islands to Hihi in Doubtless Bay. Urban areas would ...

 12 Aug 2017 

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