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Win tickets to the ‘Ultimate Track Day’

Sunday 28 January 2018 – Pukekohe Park: Cruising, Partmaster Roll Racing (Round 2), Drifting, Drag Racing, Hard Park, Burnouts (TBC), Powerskids Sunday 28 January 2018 – Pukekohe Park: Cruising, Partmaster Roll Racing (Round 2), Drifting, Drag Racing, Hard Park, Burnouts (TBC), Powerskids ll Having been around for 22 years now, the 4 & Rotary Nationals is the biggest and longest […]

Buckland Bowls results

The first tournament of the new year was the ever popular Pairs Medley held on Wednesday 3 January. However, the chances of any play being possible on the day looked remote after a deluge prior to lunch the previous day (20-25mm). The head green-keeper Allan Brash and his trusty assistant, Bob Main were determined and after much work on the […]

Sunset Beach retains Top Northern Region title

By Glennys Smith Sunset Beach had nine teams competing at the Northern Region IRB Championships held at Ruakaka on Sunday 14 January.  The racing was fast and furious with a lot of the races being straight finals except for the U22 Men’s Races.  Sunset Beach retained their Top Northern Region Title with 77 points, 55 points clear of second place […]

Open Day well supported

The largest field of the year was assembled for the Awhitu Golf Club’s New Year’s Eve Open Day. A generous prize table was on offer and a number of visiting golfers from the Pukekohe Cosmopolitan Club and Waiuku Golf Club entered the event. Andre Rautenbach had the low round of the day with a 74 gross score with Rick Andrews […]

Waiuku Yacht club attend Kerikeri training regatta

By Zoe Allan As we drove down the hill to the cruising club we admired the slight sea warping its way across the coast. We arrived at the marina to a flurry of activity, sailors young and old darting between sails, cars, and boats. We stretched our legs whilst we set up the boats and attended a briefing, before preparing […]

Rotary gift another defibrillator

Near the end of 2017, Ron Murgatroyd, president of the The Rotary Club of Waiuku Inc, presented a defibrillator to the Waiuku Football and Cricket Clubs, to be available for use at the combined club rooms in the case of a cardiovascular event at Massey Park. With the increasing awareness that time is an important factor when an incident occurs, […]

Tuakau paddlers ready for action

Despite having their waka burnt in an arson attack in November , the team at Waka Tangata o Te Awhinamai Te Toki ki Tuakau, will be taking part in the Waka Ama national champs this weekend. Thanks to two waka loaned from Te Wananga o Aotearoa— along with two others from parent club Te Toki Voyaging Trust, paddlers were able […]

Waiuku AFC appoint new coach

Waiuku AFC are pleased to announce that long time player and club legend Derek Sinclair has signed on as the Men’s First team Head Coach for the upcoming 2018 season. Derek has been an instrumental part of the playing squad over the last eight seasons, and now steps into the coaching role. Vice President Rob Thornton said, “To have Derek […]

Golf results

Onewhero Golf Club Men’s Haggle Results for Wednesday 20 December 2017: G Deighton 45, R Doidge 45, G Dell 43, C Kendall 43, L Johns 43, P Skinner 40, D Spencer 39, P Curtayne 39, R Avery 37, T Bell 37

Year in Review: October – December 2017

We take a trip down memory lane, and revisit some of the stories that we shared with the community between October and December last year. October Tuff Mudder: Police working with Auckland Transport and Pukekohe High School organised an event for the year 13 students at PHS. Franklin’s Special Olympic athletes joined Police to run with the Flame of Hope […]


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