School gets behind Lion King show

Lion King Jr was a Howick Intermediate School musical production that involved all 484 students. Year 8 student Annabelle Harrison writes about the exciting...

Poppy Day volunteers needed

The run-up to the annual Anzac Poppy Day is in full swing at Howick RSA and, as is the case every year, more volunteers...

Eco Day: A day for the environment

  Protecting the environment is no easy feat. But Howick’s very own Eco-Day on Saturday June 29 will give you all the tips and tricks to...

Government commits to higher fuel prices

By refusing to back down on new and increased fuel taxes, the Government is committing New Zealanders to higher fuel prices, says National Party...

$100 million contract for Eastern Busway construction signed

The contract for the next $100million construction stage of the Eastern Busway has officially been signed. Today Transport Minister Phil Twyford and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff joined...

New GM at helm as Howick Historial Village turns 40

Krissy Perrett is the new General Manager for the Howick Historical Village. Krissy has had extensive overseas experience in museum roles, including London sites The...

Strong bond that came out of disaster

By Farida Master From the most deadly disasters come rock-solid relationships. This was the amply illustrated at the 20 year Earthquake Remembrance Dinner initiated by chair...

Main retires from competitive swimming

Aquablack #243, Corey Main from Howick Pakuranga Swmming Club, has announced his retirement from competitive swimming to focus on other endeavours. Corey, who recently graduated from the University of Florida,...

Springboks instil fear

Old time apprehension New Zealanders held before All Blacks versus Springboks contests returns when the two clash in Japan on Saturday night to kick...

Applications open for Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Howick Rotary is seeking candidates for its annual RYLA leadership course. Rotary has a long history of working with our nation's forward-thinking businesses, cultural organisations...


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