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Franklin, Auckland
Saturday 19th August 2017

Winners July 2017

The July competition winners are:  Totara P Carson - Waiau Pa $182 Clarins Hydra-Essentiel prize pack M Kelly, Drury Designer Brand 10-piece makeup brush set M Campbell, Pokeno Russian Fudge yoghurt...

Natural outlook – can’t see the walls for the trees?

The wallpaper craze deepens with a myriad of colours, textures and images bringing new encounters to indoor spaces including the outdoors! And, some designs are so...

The beautiful house of Payne…

With green living concepts attracting increasing interest, so, too, is the Living Building Challenge, a certification process established by the International Living Future Institute. A...

Beef cheek in Tokyo Dry – with bonito, charred pickled onions and pickled red...

To the culinarily challenged, fusion cuisine can be created simply by stopping off at both McDonalds and Pizza Hutt on the way home. However, to...

For Sale: 26 Woodlyn Drive, Karaka

Positioned on 4450 square metres of land and bordered by established trees and lush gardens, this privately located single storey 170 square metre home enjoys the quiet surrounds of its highly regarded neighbourhood

Bless this House

When the Broomhall family moved to a former rectory in the Franklin countryside they had no idea what life changing events were around the...
Canterbury Bells to ‘ring’ again?

Canterbury Bells to ‘ring’ again?

As the fate of one of New Zealand’s most iconic buildings is finally being decided (we hope), many people are still wondering if the...

Creamy Raw Broccoli & Cranberry Salad

Some recipes really are as easy as one, two, three, as this delightful dish from one of Rural Living's favourite chefs, Jeremy Dixon (of...

Women’s world can be a corporate world!

What a difference a phone call makes. After the past week being freezing cold, to receive a phone call

For Sale: 123 Laing Road, Karaka

This is a wonderful opportunity to build your own private north-facing country home at an enviable Karaka address on just over one scenic acre of prime, picturesque, gently contoured land. 

Now and then and back again

Much like the winding river which runs through it – or near enough! – Tuakau has more than just a few twists in its...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR – August 2017

Whether you know this timeless tale thanks to Lou Reed or Dire Straits, Leo DiCaprio or Leo Bernstein

Our Tuakau…Today and tomorrow

Tuakau is an awesome place to settle in. During the 24 years I have lived here, I’ve had plenty of opportunity to move

Remarkable History Told

When the new Ngai Tai E Rua Marae whare moe in Tuakau was formally dedicated in April this year it was as if the...

Back to the Future

In 2014, Rural Living profiled one of our region’s most interesting history buffs. While a few more years may have been added to Tuakau’s history...

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