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If you'd like to register a corporate team in the 2014 event please contact ARHT events manager Nathan Turley by email: nathant@arht.or

Our annual fishing contest is a great chance for anglers of all ages to visit one of NZ's friendliest communities all in the name of charity.



A teenager who became trapped on a steep bluff in the Waitakere Ranges in darkness used the screen light from his cellphone to guide rescuers.


Life Dual proves popular as 700 contestants prepare to tackle several options on picturesque gulf islands.


Two women were cut from car after it collided with a freight train at a level crossing in Patumahoe last night.