A fire ban came into force on December 1 and will last for the duration of the summer.
Wind and rain threatened on Sunday 16th January 1898, but a group of Wharehine friends were really looking forward to their planned two-day camp.
TOSSI is fortunate that one of our members, Maggie Cornish, recognised that we too have a history, and that it was a good time to write it down.
I must confess, aside from picking, bottling and preserving the bounty from my garden, it gets very little attention at this time of year.
My family and the farm have had the most outrageously fantastic summer!
As a young man in a modern industry, it is highly unlikely that Jack, would have expected to be dashing across the desert on a camel.
While the news from the Shakespear Open Sanctuary is mostly good, sadly I must start with the recent death of Allan Parker.
As a regular user of the ferries out of Gulf Harbour it is pleasing to see more and more people using this pleasant way of travelling into the city.
Unlike usual, I will not write about a disease in small or large animals, but about chickens and their eggs.
It is inevitable that as teens mature they seek greater control within their own lives. It is a natural process, designed to produce an independent, fully functional adult.
Red Beach resident Tony Gasparich’s uncle, Joseph Gasparich, was one of the last men to leave Gallipoli as a member of C Party.
As a citizen of this modern day world, I know that LOL stands for “laugh out loud”.