Wednesday, January 23, 2019


New Brighton rugby rooms to undergo much-needed revamp

Plans to turn Rawhiti Domain into a sporting hub has taken another step forward as work progresses to upgrade the New Brighton Rugby Football Club.

Founder of Eldernet receives honour

New Brighton woman Eleanor Bodger has been recognised with a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit Award for services to seniors.

Push for longer hours at Halswell community pool

A request has been lodged to the city council in a bid to maximise the Te Hapua: Halswell Centre swimming pool's limited opening hours over the summer.

Rolleston’s Ella Benn acknowledged with scholarship for swimming efforts

A Rolleston teenager has been awarded one of the first ever ISPS Handa Talent Scholarships for her efforts in swimming.

From cancer to Coast to Coast – Jake Bailey’s new challenge

Jake Bailey was always the kid who got chosen last in P.E - but a lot has changed since then.

Two Rolleston parks targeted by taggers

Hundreds of dollars has been spent on removing tags from toilets in two Rolleston parks recently.