On pointe: Isabella accepted to ballet school

Howick teen Isabella Guyan has been accepted into a full-time ballet school in Scotland starting next month and is frantically fundraising. September marks the start...

Super Rugby:No Carter again-Blues unchanged

The Blues have named an unchanged squad to head south in search of the Gordon Hunter Memorial Trophy in their Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa...

Local derbies enthuse Aotearoa rugby fans

With the Hurricanes breaking the Crusaders 36-game unbeaten streak by two points and the Blues hanging on by the skin of their teeth to...

Rapid rise: Canoe Slalom paddler making waves in NZ

Canoe slalom athlete Hannah Thomas has her sights set on the 2024 Olympics. Thomas, from Beachlands, started kayaking in the UK and competed for Great...

Dame Yvette’s daughter attends investiture ceremony for late mother

The achievements of Olympic gold medallist the late Dame Yvette Corlett, of Howick, were celebrated at an investiture ceremony at Government House last week. The Governor-General, Dame Patsy...

Golf: Beachlands’Fox ties for 8th in British Masters

Professional golfer Ryan Fox, from Beachlands, has tied for eighth with Northern Ireland’s Jonathan Caldwell at the British Masters. The tournament was won by Renato...

SRA:Gibson back to bolster Blues in his 50th

Two Blues players – Blake Gibson and Beauden Barrett – will make key appearances in Sunday’s Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa match against the Chiefs...

Footy Scores: Local league and union wrap

Local League  Howick 44 Te Atatu 6  Howick Hornets got back to winning ways in emphatic fashion at Paparoa Park, racing out to a 26-0 lead...

SRA: Laumape’s power and pace stuns Blues

Jordie Barrett’s sideline conversion to secure a 27-25 win over the Blues in Wellington’s Saturday night Super Rugby Aotearoa thriller gave him bragging rights...

Local league: Howick Hornets looking for win at home

Defending premiers Howick – who find themselves languishing in 10th position – are back at the nest at Paparoa Park. The Hornets will be...


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