Waitangi Day 2017

People from all over the Franklin District came together at Field No.2 at ECOLight Stadium Pukekohe to celebrate Waitangi Day. There was musical entertainment by youths and plenty of options of food with the mussel fritters being my favorite. The bouncy castle was a hit with the little kids. This event was organised by Huakina Development…

Migrate To Franklin

With 19,000 new homes planned to be built by 2025 the majority of people will be from outside the area if not the country so here are some tips on what to do and who to see in order to migrate to the district of Franklin, New Zealand. You can also check out this website…

My favourite photos of 2016.

It’s been a great year in Franklin. There’s been plenty of events and sights to be seen. Here are some of my favorite pics and thank you for visiting Franklin Life NZ. Click on pictures to enlarge then swipe left

Pukekohe’s Christmas Winterland

Craig Prescott of Prospect Terrace, Pukekohe once again transforms his house into a Christmas Winterland. It will be lit till the 30th of December and a donation bucket will be there to help raise funds for the Pukekohe Fire Brigade. Message from Craig about funds raised: Christmas Lights House Total The Christmas Lights House on…

Lone Star’s Charity Christmas Lunch

Jason and Alofa of Lone Star Pukekohe with a staff of volunteers and sponsors turned out for the 2nd annual christmas charity lunch held at the Lone Star restaurant. With the input of Geoff Smith from Franklin Family Support, up to 150 people turned up. Young families and new people to the community were invited…