Hamilton Zoo has a timely new arrival as the world marks the start of the Chinese new year.
Final designs for the Western Rail Trail biking path will be on display at a public information day next Wednesday.
People enjoying Hamilton's CBD nightlife around student orientation (O-Week) will be able to chill out in a new temporary Safe Zone running for four weeks.
Waikato Museum attracted 11,363 visitors in January 2016, exceeding its visitor target by 42 per cent and January 2015 figures by 34 per cent.