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...

Shopping centre helps schools with fundraising

  Schools have long relied on the support of communities to fund special items to ensure students have access to the latest in technology and...

Underwater Hockey Gold for Howick College

Howick College Underwater Hockey player have excelled while representing New Zealand at the under-age World Championships in Sheffield, UK recently. Heath Galloway (Y13), Tim Bavelaar (Y12)...

Big win for East FM

The winning East FM Quiz team is all smiles after a great win at last Thursday’s Howick Santa Parade Quiz Night at Bosuns Bar...

More Local Elections 2019 candidates

Masooma Mehdi Standing for Howick Local Board Botany Subdivision Kia ora, my name is Masooma Mehdi. I am a business owner, a mother, and a proud New...

Tarnica Park lights up to counter crime

Northpark residents will get the solar-powered light the Howick Local Board promised for Tarnica Park.  The board has allocated up to $5000 to install...

Trap pests in your backyard

The school pest free project is a first in Auckland and here’s an opportunity to learn about why and how residents can be pest...

History comes alive: Baverstock Parihaka Day

Students at Baverstock Oaks School students wore Maori headbands and white feathers on Friday, symbolising peace to commemorate the invasion of Parihaka in 1881. Lindy...

Cinderella: Isabella takes lead role in ballet

Howick’s Isabella Guyan,15, will be dancing the lead role of Cinderella in the end of year ballet production for Philippa Campbell School of Ballet,...

Petition to make English official language of NZ

Howick local Gayleen Mackereth has started a petition to make English one of the three official languages of New Zealand. Most people are probably under...


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