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We’d love to hear from you. Please contact Tamahere Forum to share your news, notices, comments, questions or observations on developments, events, and places of interest around Tamahere.

Tamahere Forum is primarily for the residents of Tamahere, Waikato, Aotearoa/NZ – a forum for sharing and discussing the community’s news, events and issues. Interest from those outside the district is welcome.


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Who’s behind it

Philippa Stevenson

Tamahere Forum is voluntarily run and moderated by Tamahere resident Philippa Stevenson.


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How it all started

Tamahere Forum began in 2008 when Tamahere’s dominant issue was the fatal explosion and fire at the Icepak Coolstores on April 5 and its aftermath, commemorated in this cartoon by A. C Hawkey.
Tamahere fire cartoon

The need for community news lived long past the traumatic days of the fire and Tamahere Forum became the premier news site on all matters for Tamahere. Click here to read about the vibrant and historic community that is Tamahere.

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