Giving Freddie a voice

Bright, wacky T-shirts will be on full display in the Stickland household next week in support of their little boy Freddie and Loud Shirt...

Local writers named finalists in book awards

Two local authors are among 35 finalists in this year’s New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. Leonie Agnew of Pakuranga and Jennifer...

Citizens Advice Bureau for free advice

It’s nearly 40 years since the Pakuranga Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) opened in a prefab in a Pakuranga car park. Countless people have been...

Beautiful vineyard with relaxed dining

Love the thought of dining at a beautiful vineyard with a relaxed atmosphere? You will love John Hill Estate, it’s friendly staff and delightful food...

Values steady, sales volumes plummet

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows nationwide residential property values for June increased 8.1 per cent over the past year which is...

Celebrating 15 years of connecting with the community

The huge turnout on Friday evening at the Imperial Palace Restaurant was an indication of how well connected the Pakuranga Chinese Association is with...

Omega 3, Essential to health

Omega 3 Fatty acids are essential for our health, however, we must rely on getting them from food as our bodies are unable to...

Fighting breast cancer one breakfast at a time

Last year she raised almost $1400 for the Breast Cancer Foundation, but this year Arishma Singh has her sights set even higher. The Botany local...

Move…

With the days getting shorter, colder, and darker, it is no wonder we lose our motivation to exercise during the winter months, however, it...

Town centre teams with Sallies

Botany Town Centre has partnered with Salvation Army for their five days of fashion.