Police helicopter lands at Bucklands Beach

The Police 'Eagle' Helicopter was spotted landing between Bucklands Beach and Musick Point earlier today. A Police spokesperson has said, "Eagle has been assisting police staff...

Freedom within reach

His dream is to be able to roam New Zealand’s beautiful beaches independently, and he’s got a plan to make it happen. Caleb Main was...

Contractors commit to resolving park maintenance concerns

The new contractors are committing to resolving park mowing and gardening concerns. Australian company Ventia took over the Auckland Council park maintenance contracts on July 1, 2017....

Remembering A Tragedy

Tim & Julie Fowler (nee Goddard) join Anglican Church Priest Scott Malcolm at the Howick Coastguard's 60th birthday as he gives the dedication at...

Residents still unhappy with state of parks

Locals remain frustrated over the state of the reserves in the Howick ward. Some residents are still wading through unruly grass of up to a...

Parents outraged over bus cuts

Monday night’s Howick Local Board meeting was met with an outpouring of concern from parents over the proposed changes to school bus routes. About two...

AT back down on school bus cuts

Auckland Transport (AT) is backing down on school bus cuts after a backlash from parents. Earlier this month it was announced 16 east Auckland schools...

Local woman celebrated for work with children

Caylee Brown, a Botany local, has received the Field Manager 500K and under award at this years Westpac Franchise Awards. Brown, the eldest of five...

Howick’s 170th Birthday Celebrations

Local Howick historian Alan LaRoche recalls moments of Howick's heritage to an audience attending Howick's 170th birthday celebrations at Howick Club Inc.

60 years of the Howick Volunteer Coastguard

The Howick Volunteer Coastguard is celebrating six decades of service. On Saturday, the parking lot of the Howick Beach reserve will be abuzz with excitement...


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