Aaron Hawkins

Aaron Hawkins is a Dunedin city councillor and former host of Radio One's breakfast show.

Parents
Mar 12, 2017

New Zealand Cricket’s pram ban: A frustrated Dunedin dad reports

Dunedin dad Aaron Hawkins went to the cricket and all he got was his pram banned. Here he questions the decision of New Zealand Cricket to exclude families from watching his beloved game.

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Television
Dec 3, 2015

Television: A Field Guide to the Deceptively Addictive Drama of The Good Wife

The Good Wife is the best least talked about show on television, says Aaron Hawkins. Considering diving in and lawyering up? Here's all you need to know.

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Television
Jul 30, 2015

Throwback: Remembering Krypton Factor – the Prizeless Nerd Pentathlon in Primetime

Aaron Hawkins recalls his childhood love for quiz shows, and calls for the return of Dougal Stevenson's Herculean all-rounder competition Krypton Factor.

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Television
Apr 9, 2015

Twin Heats: Key Contestants in the Race to Replace Lynch

With David Lynch dramatically quitting the return to Twin Peaks, another auteur will have to step into his slippers. Aaron Hawkins throws out a few contenders.

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Television
Dec 8, 2014

Street Week: Music Monday – Shortland Street Theme (Club Mix)

Aaron Hawkins remembers when acid house came to Ferndale via the Shortland Street Theme Club Mix. // “This is rock'n'roll Nurse Burton. Not that hippy dippy folk stuff or whatever it is …

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