Georgia wins at Hoof and Hook

Georgia Whitworth, a 16 year old from Tuakau, won a haul of awards at the 2018 Hoof and Hook competition, on the 13 and 14...

Plastic? Bags not

Great company, great friends and great food, all while saving the world. This is what one group of locals are doing each fortnight. The Bitch...

Coins out for chopper appeal

With May being Chopper Appeal month, a successful cake stall was held recently to raise funds for the Westpac Rescue Helicopter. Helen Graham and Chris...

Dumping a blight on beach

A large amount of household rubbish was found dumped at Karioitahi Beach last week. Passers-by found the rubbish which included a discarded swimming pool, car...

Council to sell service centre

Local Board chair Angela Fulljames says the Pukekohe Service Centre site on 82 Manukau Road will be sold on the basis that a fit-for-purpose alternative...

Thousands raised by local brigades

The Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge took place on Saturday 19 May, 2018. Waiuku Volunteer Fire Brigade’s Jim Snedden was on the fundraising leaderboard, in...

News

New kits for Pukekohe juniors

The children at Pukekohe Junior Rugby Club will look the part this season with new playing kits. They were able to purchase them with the...

Something in the water

The dedication required to be a top swimmer has always intrigued me. All of those hours spent swimming up and down a pool. It’s definitely...

Georgia wins at Hoof and Hook

Georgia Whitworth, a 16 year old from Tuakau, won a haul of awards at the 2018 Hoof and Hook competition, on the 13 and 14...

Tuakau teens equipped for life

Ten teenagers from Tuakau will enter this week with a new set of life skills thanks to Silver Fern Motorsport Charitable Trust. Programme Manager Ted...

Opinion

His Word: Among thorns

Quote; “He also that received seed among the thorns is he that heareth the word; and the care of this...

Bare feet and Harry’s wedding

Writing a letter to the Editor is still a popular form of expression and opinion making. Even the brilliant Post...

Yana’s Yarn – 22 May 2018

I, along with thousands, maybe millions of others watched the Royal wedding over the weekend. I’d like to say I...

Letter: Rural Rubbish Reticulation System

Over the past two years it has been made very clear by Council employees that any civil minded resident who...

Yana’s Yarn

I did it. I moved. I chucked everything in a box, put it on the trailer and transported it to...