Read more about the article Different experiences, same great service
For 10 years, Emma Walters and Brad King have run The Falls Retreat as a restaurant, but the lack of skilled hospitality staff has required them to do things a little differently. Photo: SUPPLIED

Different experiences, same great service

ADVERTORIAL It’s the same quality of service, just in a slightly different format, and the team at The Falls Retreat remain as passionate as ever about the food they put…

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Read more about the article Koi ‘population explosion’ challenges new strategy
A “population explosion” of koi carp (pictured) is impacting our river ecosystems. Hauraki Gulf Forum representative Phillip Buckthought says the invasive pest fish could be detrimental to the Government’s Sea Change Plan released last week. KELLEY TANTAU looks into the issue.

Koi ‘population explosion’ challenges new strategy

New marine protection areas and restrictions on fishing are among a raft of changes being put in place to protect the Hauraki Gulf for future generations.But a “population explosion” of…

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