Waiuku resident awarded TrackSAFE NZ Award for Safety Leadership

 Robert (Bob) Lupton from Waiuku has been announced as the inaugural winner of the TrackSAFE NZ Safety Leadership Award. The award was established late last year...

News

Last call for Buckland School Celebration

Buckland School’s 125th Anniversary celebration will be held on Friday 17 March 2017. The school has always been central to the close community feel within...

Te Wananga offer small business course

An opportunity for small business owners or those thinking of getting into business has arisen as part of a fee-free Level 4 Certificate in Small...

Karaka’s Kurtis Lilly top of standings

When the engines were finally shut off on Sunday afternoon, the 2017 New Zealand Motocross Championships had reached the halfway stage. In the 125cc class,...

Waiuku’s Skate School is back

School has started again and so has fundraising for the Waiuku Skatepark upgrade. The Upgrade Committee's target is still $65,000 – only half of what is needed for the upgrade design...

Opinion

Letter – pest privet in Pukekohe

 I read with interest your article on the pest plant species privet and note that a lot of tree privet...

Letter – Mike King public speech

I have just returned from a wonderful evening at Waiuku College with Mike King presenting his sensible, intelligent, well formulated...

Tight squeeze on Tuakau Bridge

Local resident, Simon Cave, seized the opportunity last week to photograph just how much of a tight squeeze the Tuakau...

Letter – Waiuku Township

To the townspeople and retailers of Waiuku, We would just like to say a big thank you to those who...

A note from Emma’s desk

I am sad to say I lost my wisdom last week. Well, a quarter of it anyway. Some would even...