Famous former All Black captain, Richie McCaw, was noticed dining at Oneroa’s The Oyster Inn last week. Richie enjoyed lemon sole and oysters for lunch while chatting with business associates, says co-owner of The Oyster Inn, Andrew Glenn. “What an honour...
This week saw all nine of the Fullers 360 Waiheke Dolphins teams start their season with grading games. On Saturday, College 1 played Kristin 2 and College 2 played Wentworth 2. These opponents are from two large schools and are their...
Proving they still have what it takes, a hastily put together Waiheke President’s team of extra-senior players laced up their boots one more time to meet the challenge from a visiting Kerikeri side. Played last Friday evening at Onetangi Sports...
Hours of practice paid off recently for Waiheke High School’s kapa haka group Piringākau.  “Our campaign for ASB Polyfest 2019 started with a training and bonding trip North to Waimamaku, Hokianga,” says teacher Te Ao Hau.  “After our trip, we endured...
Last Saturday a seven-a-side tournament was held at Onetangi Sports Park, hosted by Waiheke Rugby. The Barracudas U9 players fielded one team against 11 other Auckland and North Harbour teams.  On the road to the semis Waiheke played five games,...

‘Heke High’ Waka Ama have smashed their way to first place overall at a regional event in Whitianga. The Cathedral Cove Challenge, held on 11 and 12 November, saw the Waiheke High School team compete against clubs from all over...
They are an unlikely but formidable combination: Waiheke rider Georgia Bouzaid and her Kaimanawa pony Bill are turning heads on the pony grand prix showjumping circuit. Up against experienced riders and pedigreed ponies, 14-year-old Georgia and her once-feral mount first...
Students of Waiheke High swapped their classrooms for Oneroa Beach, books for balls and uniforms for house colours and togs last Friday. From early morning, the beach was buzzing with people as the school held its annual Beach Sports day....
An official match jersey signed by the Lions-conquering Blues rugby team is up for grabs at Waiheke Rugby Club’s big fundraiser next Friday night, 30 June. The match jersey, signed by every player after the Super Rugby franchise’s history-making win...

It was great to see so many players coming along for the Waiheke Mustangs Softball Club’s training game on Saturday even though it was the middle of the school holidays.  They are loving the fast paced nature of the...