24 March 2021
New Zealand Food Safety is advising people to stay safe from food poisoning by cooking mussels thoroughly before eating them.
23 November 2020
A health warning has been issued for Lake Rotoehu due to a bloom of potentially toxic blue-green algae.
06 November 2020
The health warning for Lake Rotorua and the Ōhau Channel has now been lifted by the local Medical Officer of Health.
The health warning issued late last month for the south-eastern bays of Lake Taupō.
03 November 2020
Spring is a popular time to get into the garden and plant yummy veggies. While gardening at this time of the year is enjoyed by many, it’s also important to keep yourself safe from a potentially serious illness.
30 October 2020
While it is safe to do so in many of our local estuaries, beaches, rivers and lakes, it’s important to know when it is not safe.