Category Archives: Fundraising Events

$10,000 Raised at Quiz Night

Saturday’s Quiz Night was great fun and raised an amazing $10,000 for the school bus.

The Pukekohe East School Bus Society would like to thank all those who attended for their support, and thank you to our sponsors listed below for their generosity in donating auction items.

Thank You Quiz Night Sponsors:
Ansell Builders & Tuakau ITM
Runciman Park Estate
Hampton Downs Go Karts
Kitchen Things / Jones Family
Mitre 10 Mega Pukekohe
PaperPlus Pukekohe
Samone Edwards
Soul Nourishment, Common Thread, The Tan Box and Halo Hair
The Difference Catering Co. / Reynolds Family
TrailLite / Newman Family
Transform Ya and Shoe Science Pukekohe



Winning Quiz Team

Quiz Night Last Minute Details & Tickets

One day to go until Quiz Night tomorrow night. Doors open at 7pm.

Good news for those who missed out on tickets, some spare tickets have become available. Last minute tickets can be arranged with Sarah Beston at or use the comment box below.

To catch the bus to Quiz Night please contact Sarah with preferred stop and mobile number. The bus will do two runs home at 10.30pm and midnight and you can pay on the night.

Remember to bring cash with you. Eftpos will be available but limited and cash will speed things up.

Fabulous Auction Items on Offer

Check out these fabulous auction items up for grabs at Quiz Night. Raise your hand for a good cause and nab yourself a terrific prize.

Ansell Builders For a Day and ITM Voucher
Have a project coming up or need some work down? Then this 8 hours labour from a
licensed certified builder and $100 ITM Tuakau voucher for materials is just the ticket.
Donated by: Ansell Builders & Tuakau ITM

Bracu Claybird Shooting & 3 Course Set Menu for 4 People 
Enjoy the Beretta Claybird Shooting experience followed by a 3 course set menu at Bracu
for 4 people.
Donated by: Runciman Park Estate

Hampton Downs Go-Karts Family Pass
Enjoy a fun day out with a family pass go-kart voucher valid for 2 adults and 2 children at Hampton Downs.
Donated by: Hampton Downs

Mitre 10 Nouveau 3 Burner Hooded BBQ
Classic Kiwi BBQ ideal for feeding the family and outdoor entertaining in the backyard or on the deck.
Donated by: Mitre 10 Mega Pukekohe

Paper Plus Ultimate Summer Reading Pack
Your holiday reading needs are sorted with a summer reading pack from Paper Plus
Pukekohe. A collection of 30 popular titles includes bestselling authors such as Ken Follett, Lynda LaPlante, Kate Morton and Jeffery.
Donated by: Paper Plus Pukekohe

Samone’s Cooking Class for 4 People with a Bottle of Wine
Learn new skills in the relaxed casual environment of Samone’s Cooking School with a
tailored class for 4 people including a bottle of wine.
Donated by: Samone Edwards

Smeg Retro Kettle & Toaster
The ultimate stylish breakfast pack in your choice of cream, red, blue or mint green finish.
Donated by: Kitchen Things/Jones Family

Soul Nourishment Retreat & Ladies Pamper Package
Enjoy a 3 hour Soul Nourishment retreat package including a sauna, spa, massage and wellness coaching session. Add to this a cut and hair treatment courtesy of Common Thread, a Spray Tan from the Tan Box and some professional hair styling products from Halo Hair.
Donated by: Soul Nourishment, Common Thread, The Tan Box and Halo Hair.

The Difference Catering Co. Buffet Dinner for 10-15 people Delivered Ready to Serve.
Enjoy a gourmet meal at your place catered by world class chefs with none of the hassle
of cooking. Invite friends and family for a meal to remember.
Donated by: The Difference Catering Co. / Reynolds Family

Trailite Motorhome
Ultimate kiwi holiday experience with 7 nights away in a Trailite motorhome.
Donated by: Newman Family

Transform Ya 6 Week Bootcamp & Shoe Science Voucher
Get in shape for summer with a 6-week training block with TY Bootcamp. Choose from
different days or time options to suit your life, plus a $100 Shoe Science voucher.
Donated by: Transform Ya and Shoe Science Pukekohe.

A huge thanks to our supporters who have donated these amazing auction items!