Bellyful Franklin

Do some good in the hood

Good in the Hood is an annual campaign where every vote goes towards helping community organisations. Eight local groups and charities who will be receiving shares in $4000 as part of Z’s Good in the Hood, met at the First Drop event on Monday 30 April 2018. In Pukekohe, Z customers can vote every time they fill up at the […]

Franklin Heroes awarded

Four Franklin residents were among 59 New Zealanders honoured for their service to the community at the KiwiBank Local Hero awards held on Monday 4 December. Christine Cowell, Valerie and John Robinson, and Leanne McMurtrie were all recognised for their commitment to the community through their various roles. For eight years, Christine Cowell has been a volunteer with Victim Support, […]

Franklin Bride of the year 2017

A large crowd turned out for the annual charity event which has been hosted by Designer Flowers for the last ten years. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Surf Life Saving Kariaotahi and Bellyful Franklin. 18 brides took to the stage to loud cheers and overwhelming crowd support for each of them. The competition was tough but […]


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