Donate your blood today

Did you know that your blood donation can save the lives of up to three people? With that in mind, the New Zealand Blood Service is visiting Pukekohe today (Thursday 20 April) and tomorrow (Friday 21 April), and will be at the St John Hall on Roulston Street. The team will be there from 1pm until 7pm today, while tomorrow […]

Waiuku Coastguard involved in search for missing man

Waiuku Coastguard are among one of the many emergency services searching for a missing man in the Manukau Harbour since yesterday. Police received a call from a fisherman who found an empty dinghy in the Papakura Channel at around 4:30pm yesterday, Wednesday 19 April. Police notified Coastguard, with rescue boats from Papakura, Waiuku and Titirangi attending the call out. Four […]

Rubbish collection dates for Anzac Day

To accommodate Anzac Day, collections will be one day later from Tuesday 25 April. Normal collections resume Monday 1 May. See the chart below to make sure you know what day your collection will be. Anzac Day If your usual collection day is: Your rubbish and/or recycling will be collected on: Monday 24 April Monday 24 April (no change) Tuesday […]

Westpac attends incident in Port Waikato – 19 April 2017

At 12.50pm on Wednesday 19 April 2017, W1 crew were tasked to Port Waikato to assist a female patient in her 40s who had been thrown from her horse in a remote area and suffered back and shoulder injuries. The patient was stretcher winched out and was transported to Middlemore Hospital in a moderate condition.


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