Park maintenance a constant battle

Local Board member Garry Boles says the last 12 months with Auckland Council have been an ongoing challenge. “The last 12 months have become a...

Unitary plan “destroying” Struan Place

The residents of Struan Place are protesting a possible housing development which will leave their small street over-crowded. Residents have already had to contend with...

Architect’s design a clear winner

Local architect Lisa Day has won a national competition for an affordable and highly sustainable 3-bedroom relocatable home sponsored by APL and Build Smart...

Cricket: Finn smashes ton versus touring English

Local resident and former Saint Kentigern College student Finn Allen announced his arrival to international opposition with an impressive 104 (retired) versus the touring...

Luxon: `I’ll be fighting hard to earn Botany’s trust’

By Farida Master After months of speculation, former Air New Zealand Chief executive Christopher Luxon was officially elected on Monday evening as the National Party...

Polish museum: From Howick to Warsaw

The Polish Museum in Howick was part of an official exhibition, ‘Journey of Hope 75 Years Pahiatua Children in New Zealand’, which was open on Krakowskie Przedmiescie Street in...

Football kit brings smiles in Uganda

There’s a very proud bunch of kids in a Ugandan village sporting some very smart football kit thanks to a Botany family and Bucklands...

Rugby: World School Sevens coming to Pakuranga

The World School Sevens, a showcase of young male and female players from around the world, is coming to Pakuranga next month. A total of...

Dog adoption day

  Botany Town Centre  will host a Dog Adoption Day in conjunction with DC Rescue Dogs and Auckland Puppy Rescue to try find forever homes...

All go for Moon Festival

  The Moon Festival will feature a range of cultural performances while also celebrating the full moon. The Howick Local Board is partnering with the Pakuranga...


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