Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Issued by MetService – Valid until 11:00 pm Thursday 06 October 2016 This watch affects people in the following weather forecast districts: Northland, Auckland, Great Barrier Island, Coromandel Peninsula, Waikato, Waitomo, Taumarunui, Taranaki An active front in the Tasman Sea is expected to bring heavy showers and thunderstorms to western parts of the North Island this evening, from Taranaki to Northland. There is a moderate risk of these thunderstorms […]

Steelers side named to face Otago

Steelers coaches Darryl Suasua, Grant Henson and Semo Sititi have named their side to take on Otago in their Mitre 10 Cup fixture at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin on Saturday at 5:35pm. There’s just the one forced change to the starting side, with halfback Richard Judd coming in for Augustine Pulu who is serving a one-week suspension. On the […]

Counties Manukau RFU receives new Mural

The Counties Manukau Steelers have a very special new addition to their base in Drury. The Mill, which is the name for their gym and base has just had a makeover with a great big mural covering one of the walls. Joe Lane, who works for Fisher & Paykel, but does drawing as a hobby, created the masterpiece which includes […]

Come on Auckland – Vote

Come on Auckland – Vote We’ll have a new mayor-elect on Saturday and more than one million Aucklanders can still have a say in who that will be. But the clock is ticking. The ballot closes at midday on Saturday 8 October. To date 33.4 per cent of votes have been returned. That’s a long way short of what Auckland […]


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