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A charm-ing story

Her designs have been worn by Prime Ministers, heads of industry and overseas celebrities but now...
Manukau Heads - Lighthouse

Making light work

Ask Big Bay’s Bruce Russell about the history of one of our most famous local...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR – July 2017

Animal antics Cat Show Annual All Breeds Championship Show July 2, 10am-4pm, Hamilton Gardens, Hungerford Cres,...

Pukekohe pair all the way with VSA

Before we, in the west, can even begin to help people from the poorer parts...

Over the gate Q&A with Keith Gardner

You could say a bird in the bush is worth two in the hand when...

Pest control opportunities, game bird season

The 2017 game bird shooting season started on May 2 and even those not normally...

Mid winter spring thoughts

Well, the shortest day has come and gone and we are now heading for spring – yes we are! At this stage we haven’t had...

NZ sports exciting time

Once again I’ll start my monthly column by mentioning the weather. So far, this winter, it’s been mild but we have actually seen a...

Over the gate Q&A with Keith Gardner

You could say a bird in the bush is worth two in the hand when talking to Keith Gardner, secretary of Forest & Bird,...

Over the Gate – with Allan Fong (the Fresh Grower)

To Pukekohe market gardener, Allan Fong, fresh thinking is a way of life. Then again, as his business (run with his brother, Colin, and...

All go in the merry month of May

Gosh the weeks are going fast and we are nearly at the shortest day so I am trying to be very positive about the...

No escaping leaf fall

Looking out my window it’s easy to tell what time of year it is as I can see heaps of London plane tree leaves...

INSIDE RURAL LIVING

A charm-ing story

Her designs have been worn by Prime Ministers, heads of industry and overseas celebrities but now Kim Jobson is just as happy working on the...

Noshing on the Nashi

Asian in origin, nashi may have come from east of Eden, but they’re little sweeties which are surely heaven sent. In fact, the big...

Should I sell in Winter?

THE standard response when you’re thinking about selling your home but are not sure when, is “sell in spring”. And there’s plenty of truth...

Milan expo – Setting trends

The Salone del Mobile Milan at the Rho Fiera Milano exhibition centre, is the trade fair every design enthusiast should visit. The scale of the...

Trust – so important

Have you heard the saying, “If people like you, they will listen to you. But if they trust you, they’ll do business with you,”? We whole-heartedly...

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