Competitions

Third consecutive title for BP IRB Champions

Sunset Beach Lifeguard Services have again been crowned the BP New Zealand IRB Champions despite a premature end to the weekend, due to tough surf conditions at Waihi Beach. The defending champions, who also won in 2017 and 2016, held the lead overnight and kept their first place position as racing was cut short and no points were allocated during […]

Lucky Easter hamper winners

Whitney, Harlie and Regan from Waiuku were the lucky winners of the Osborne Realty Ltd Easter Hamper draw.

Get fundraising with the Post

WE WANT TO GIVE BACK – The Post Newspaper is looking for any clubs/organisations/groups and individuals who are currently looking at raising funds. The Dave Upfold Show is coming back to Pukekohe and the Post Newspaper is giving YOU an opportunity to fundraise. Believing in giving back to the community, The Post has organised the event and marketing, to allow […]

Test your limits at triathlon

The Fulton Swim School Franklin Primary Schools Triathlon is coming up next month, so we wondered—what makes kids interested in triathlon? A resounding comment from kids we spoke with was that it’s cool to do three “things”, not just one. One youngster told us, “It can be a bit boring just doing a running race.“ Others told us they like […]

Sunset Beach reign supreme at BP North Island IRB Championships

A strong contingent of 10 crews saw reigning champions Sunset Beach continue their dominance of the BP North Island IRB Championships at Waipu Cove over the weekend. The Port Waikato club have been dominant in the sport over the past three seasons, including last year’s event at Oakura Beach and the previous year at Waipu Cove. While the weather presented […]

The Pukekohe Show amping up

The 2018 Counties Power Pukekohe Show is coming to town this February, boasting a big year of shows, activities and interactive displays. This year the show has a name change, and will also be hosting a heap of new events. Richard Holst, president of the Franklin Agricultural and Pastoral Society, says he is excited about this year’s show and the […]

Active Curves – well rounded business

Active Curves, a fitwear brand that caters to sizes from 14 to 32 has recently been launched by Karen Smith. The idea came after Karen left sports retail stores feeling like she didn’t fit in, and frustrated at the lack of plus-sized clothing. She often said to her husband through tears of frustration, “How is anyone meant to get fit […]


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