2017 Steel n’ Wheels – Waiuku

Waiuku turned it on for the their annual Steel n’ Wheels Show. It was a gold coin entry with cars, trucks, motorcycles, drag cars, a jet powered drag car, fire brigade displays, V8 chainsaw, WW2 reenactments, Elvis Live and heaps more. There was also a fly over by Warbirds. Click on pictures to enlarge then…

Veteran Ev Otto receives a suprising letter

  Waiuku born,  RSA Franklin’s stalwart and World War 2 veteran Everard ‘Ev’ Otto (95) served in the New Zealand Army Service Corps and was situated at the ‘Battle of Monte Cassino‘ which ran from 17 January – 18 May 1944. He and many of his fellow soldiers were aged in their early 20’s. The battle…

Glenbrook School Gala Day

The weather was fine and the locals turned up in their hundreds to support the Glenbrook School. There were art auctions, food stalls, pony rides, water slides and plenty to see and do for the little ones. Click on pictures to enlarge then swipe left