Donations for animals affected by bushfires

Bucklands Beach Veterinary Clinic is acting as a donation centre in the Eastern Suburbs for a container of medical equipment leaving for Australia. They're hoping...

Two named in New Year Honours

George Chan of Sunnyhills and Harjit Singh of Flat Bush have been recognised in the 2020 New Year Honours. Mr Chan, of Fisher Parade, has...

Rugby league: Ex Howick Hornets star signs for Roosters

Former Howick intermediate student and Howick Hornet’s league player Benaiah Ioelu has been snapped up by the Sydney Roosters on a 2-year development deal. Benaiah's...

Lights before Christmas : Peter to hang up Santa hat

Peter Harding of Bucklands Beach , has been putting on a huge display of Christmas lights on his property for  around 30 years. He also...

Water safety: Prevent drownings at Hunua Falls

Water Safety New Zealand, Auckland Council, Drowning Prevention Auckland and a number of Auckland water safety partners are working together this summer to prevent...

Motoring: Jaguar to growl at Brit-Euro show

By Jim Birchall Geof Roberts has always had a penchant for Jaguars, and this march he will be bringing three splendid examples to the annual...

Peace in the Middle East: Local Iraqi’s raising awareness

Two Kiwi-Iraqis living in east Auckland are working to raise awareness of violence in their Middle Eastern homeland that’s resulted in the deaths of...

The lollipop lady: Granny May says farewell

After more than 20 years of coming to Howick Primary before and after school, ‘Granny’ Mary Harmsworth has finally decided to hang up her...

Classy Crafts: indoor market to close

Classy Crafts, Howick’s indoor market, is to close. For almost 10 years, Classy Crafts has opened its doors on Saturdays at All Saints Community Hall...

‘Tis the season- Clevedon Christmas parade

The Clevedon Christmas Parade was a huge draw-card as hundreds turned up to watch the parade that started at Clevedon Tennis Club and continued...


clear sky
24.3 ° C
26.1 °
22.8 °
57 %
0 %
21 °
26 °
27 °
30 °
30 °