Road to respect deservedly earned

By PJ TAYLOR One of New Zealand’s great roots musicians plays to a Howick audience soon, sure to light the stage with his masterclass songwriting...

Pakuranga was the granary and orchard of Auckland

By Alan La Roche When the first settlers arrived in Howick, many were disappointed at the treeless rolling hills with only native grasses and low...

Young dancers head to Disneyland and New York

DANCE The students of Ruske Performing Arts in East Tamaki are undertaking the trip of a lifetime with 15 dancers heading to Disneyland and New...

No Ordinary Man- The untold tale of Arthur Purchas

‘Smales Trail’ author’s latest offering chronicles the extraordinary Arthur Purchas Arthur Purchas was said to be perhaps the most gifted person ever to come to...

Howick History- a new podcast series

In association with reporter Jim Birchall presents a new podcast detailing the history of the settlement known as "perhaps Auckland's most historically conscious...

In search of Kiwi magic – at the Harlequin theatre

 A play by: By Dianne Francis  Directed by: Fiona Bailey In Search of Kiwi Magic is a beautiful story of two children, Tip and Top who go...

Once in a lifetime at the Harlequin Theatre

Title: Once in a Lifetime By: Moss Hart & George S. Kaufman Directed by: Laurie Mills This 1920s comedy features a washed-up performing trio from New York...

Ho Ho Ho, here we go!

As the weeks are creeping by the planning of the Howick Santa Parade continues to gain momentum!  We are now only 11 weeks away...

Bookarama needs your old books

Bookarama is coming soon and Howick Rotary need lots more books. The signs are going up, the collectors are answering phone calls and the books...

The Dinosaurs’ Stomp

Those who thought dinosaurs were extinct, were in for a shock as hundreds of dinosaurs descended onto the grounds of Owairoa Primary School on...


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