Bombay Hills

Do you believe in martians?

Now I don’t mean the ones from the Green Party. I’m thinking the ones with the wobbly bellies and googly eyes that visit us from Mars and Jupiter in silver saucer looking, fast space ships, holding their ray guns. Some people have even been abducted by aliens. I wonder if one would take us for a trial first to see […]

Luxury under canvas

The North Waikato has a new glamping destination for couples, families and small groups. Nestled in the foothills of the Bombay Hills, Nick Buxeda and his partner Sasha Swift are offering a glamping experience like no other in the area. The couple already run a very successful Farmstay Bed and Breakfast and the next logical step for Nick and Sasha […]

Ararimu local untouchable in F1 race at Pukekohe

Despite fickle weather, the weekend’s 39th annual Classic Motorcycle Festival at Pukekohe Park Raceway was a roaring success, but perhaps none more so than for Ararimu’s Paul Pavletich. Rain caused day one on Saturday to be washed out, making it a jam-packed programme on Sunday and the man from Ararimu, near the Bombay Hills, was virtually untouchable in the Formula […]


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