Teenaa koutou katoa and welcome to 2023 The start of the year has been especially demanding for several of our divisions with a noticeable increase in burns and broken bones – especially among our tamariki.
Congratulations to Evvie and Chris Lowe, new parents to their baby boy Percy, who was the first baby born In New Zealand on New Year’s Day 2023. Percy was born at Pukekohe Birthing Unit at midnight on the dot weighing 4095g. "He was due on Christmas Day, so we were expecting him around that time-period.
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