The people of our community – and their talents – are what make our district unique.  I take great pride in celebrating and supporting our people, and the vibrant diversity they bring to Whangarei. I will also continue encouraging healthy lifestyles and supporting the facilities that enable us to stay active.

Supporting and celebrating a colourful, vibrant community is something Sheryl Mai is strongly committed to.


Shifting Whangarei’s War Memorial from the Rose Street ‘triangle’ to Laurie Hall Park was a labour of love that RSA Trust president Archie Dixon is justifiably proud of.


One of the few physical features that distinguish Buddhi Wilcox is a small pigtail.  But the otherwise ordinary appearance hides a compassionate being.


The district’s future lies in the hands of its youth – and Whangarei Mayor Sheryl Mai gets big thumbs up from Northland Youth Theatre.