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Feb 9: Twilight Netball

From Raglan Netball Club Welcome everyone! Welcome to an exciting new 2017 season of both twilight and competitive netball! We’ll… Read more

Billy Stairmand at the Surfing Champs

Raglan’s Billy Stairmand wins again at Surfing Champs

By Ben Kennings, Surfing NZ Raglan’s Billy Stairmand smashed a thirty-year-old record on Saturday 14th January. He secured his sixth… Read more

Billy Stairmand at Piha Surfing Champs - Image supplied

Heat win for five-time champion Billy Stairmand at Piha Surfing Champs

By Ben Kennings, Surfing NZ A forecasted rise in the swell for the penultimate day of the 2017 National Surfing… Read more

Jan 20: Waikato district moves to restricted fire season

Media release: Waikato District Council, 12 January, 2017 A restricted fire season will be introduced for rural areas of the… Read more

Fifth title to Thomas Kibblewhite (Red Beach) in the final heat of the day when he claimed the Men’s Longboard Division - Image supplied

Wins for young Raglan surfers at Piha

By Ben Kennings, Surfing NZ, 11.01.17  A full afternoon of surfing at Piha saw eight titles awarded at the 2017… Read more

Soaring popularity sparks Visitor Impact Study in Raglan

Raglan’s Chamber of Commerce is utilising the University of Waikato’s Management School Master’s students to conduct resident, visitor and business… Read more

Green Wave surf school now in fifth month

A new local surf school, Green Wave Raglan, is now in its fifth month of operation and the owners are… Read more


Saturday January 14, 2017 5:45 pm – 7:15 pm  Sunday January 15, 2017 7:15pm – 8:45pm There is an underlying… Read more

Jan 28-30: New Talent and Fresh Tastes on the Menu at the 2017 Raglan Arts Weekend & Little Food Fest

Raglan’s eighth annual Arts Weekend is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever. More than 36 artists will… Read more