It was a full house at Cable Bay Vineyards’ the Verandah restaurant on Sunday evening, 16 October, for the Waiheke High School sailing team’s fundraiser. Over 70 people went to hear keynote speakers Jo Aleh and Polly Powrie describe...
“It’s a tremendous result – tremendous for the team and tremendous for him,” Shane Smith said after his son Brandon’s key role in the Kiwis victory over the Kangaroos in Saturday night’s rugby league test at Mt Smart. The 26-24...
Waiheke teenager Gareth Grace is on a mission to get Ostend skate park upgraded. He says the existing skateboarding area at Tawaipareira Reserve is too small for the crowds of teenagers and younger children who use it and the equipment...
With great success, Waiheke High School recently held their annual athletics day. “It was an outstanding day,” sports coordinator  Shelley Robson said. “The staff were so proud of all of the students. The participation was better than ever, and the...
The superb summer weather made for a perfect mix of camping and good honest outdoor fun for the island’s young equestrians last weekend. Waiheke Island Pony Club’s annual camp was a chance for riders to immerse themselves in horses for...
The Fullers 360 Rams Under 7s and Under 9s took to the field at The Causeway for another home game last Saturday. The games were played at the same time, with the Under 7s taking on a Mt Albert Lions...
Waiheke Dirt Track Club’s first event for 2018 was a Saturday twilight meeting featuring a demolition derby and emergency services race, bringing a great crowd. We started the day with two rounds of racing. Then we had our police, fireman...
There was a late start to racing on Saturday with not many cars but a great crowd for a hot afternoon. Nine cars in total showed up, four of them in Super A.  Taz Corinaldi in car 71 got a...
Running teams from Te Huruhi School picked up second and third placings at last week’s Inner City Schools Cross Country on the 2.4km course around Grey Lynn Park. Seven years five and six children from Waiheke Primary School and 32...
Waiheke High School’s U14 Netball team competed at the Southern Cape Sports Tour in Christchurch earlier this month and came away the winners. The girls had three days of matches against South Africa and other southern teams. SCST was founded...