Future looks good, says Goldsmith

Tertiary education and employment levels were among the issues most discussed by National MP Paul Goldsmith at the Howick Bowling Club earlier this month. Hosted...

Help shape Howick’s future

Ideas for improving public transport, sorting out traffic congestion and celebrating the area’s heritage and culture are just some of the priorities Howick Local...

GMT’s Auckland industrial strategy delivers $220.5m pre-tax profit

Goodman Property Trust (GMT), the stock exchange-listed company which owns Highbrook Business Park, has reported its 2017 annual result, recording a net profit after...

Hooping for boobs

Nine hours of almost non-stop hula hooping with just one bathroom break is quite a feat – one that Amy McAuley has done before...
Sybill, 100 Years old

Sybil celebrates 100th with grace

Asked her age, 100-year-old Sybil Fortune says “21 and a hell of a lot of months”. With grace and humour, Mrs Fortune relished the celebrations in Howick last week with family and friends.
Review - Our Man in Havana

Review: Our Man in Havana a cracker

I’ve always wanted to travel to Cuba. Cheers to you, Howick Little Theatre, for helping me tick that one off the bucket list – 1950’s...

Restoration on the cards

It’s been more than a year since Matthew Brajkovich started work on restoring the Cockle Bay domain, and now he’s asking for the support...

70 years of give and take

It was 1946 in Suva, Fiji, and Shiv Prasad had his eye on Yashwant Chaudhary. At least, that’s how she likes to start the story. Last...
South Sudanese baby is given polio drops

Kiwi couple fighting the good fight

She’s a former Macleans College student working on the frontlines of one of the world’s greatest humanitarian crises – and Helen Manson is calling...

Sky Tower Stair Challenge raises $1.25m

A team from the Howick Volunteer Fire Brigade (HVFB) raised close to $10,000 for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand (LBC) by racing up...


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