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Selwyn House celebrates 15 years

By Sean Rouse Guests and volunteers past and present of the Howick Selwyn Centre came together recently to celebrate the Centre’s 15-year anniversary. The milestone celebration...

It’s a circus out there

Everyone loves a good Samaritan. However they’re not always thanked for all their selfless work in the community. This time it was different as Mike Turinsky...

Good news for birds, bad news for pests

It’s now easier for the community to join the fight to protect native bird species. Howick ward residents can now borrow pest traps from a...

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...

Temporary or permanent? Plans for bridge still up in the...

The Howick Local Board has a big decision to make on improving the safety conditions for Te Uho o Te Nikau Primary School students. The...

All the colours of the rainbow

By Jess Storey, Liesl Tye The sun was shining and the colour stations were set for the first ever Botany Downs Primary Colour Fun Run...

Jacinda Ardern meets war veteran John Sato

Jacinda Ardern visited Howick over the weekend for one very special reason. The Prime Minister was here to meet John Sato, the 95-year old Howick...

Another year, another successful fun run

Walkers and runners gathered bright and early for the eighth annual Howick Rotary Fun Run earlier this month. With running shoes and sweat bands at...

Lending for the love of books

A lending library has popped up in Howick’s Pegler Drive and it’s been a hit with the locals. Summer and Kris Farmer, devoted booklovers, came...

Christmas Wonder Park a huge success

The first ever Christmas Wonder Park on the weekend at Barry Curtis Park attracted a good turn-out. Organised by the New Hope Community Trust  in...