Local Body Politics

A digger arrived on Tuesday to begin work on a much-anticipated Housing Trust build in Onetangi.  “Obviously this gives us renewed enthusiasm for this key...

More than 50 Waiheke families, businesses and individuals have had the chance to trial an electric vehicle (EV) in a bid to introduce even...
New bus network

In the lead up to the launch of Waiheke’s new bus network, a series of public information sessions to get face-to-face information from Auckland...

A new plan to reduce congestion and improve traffic operations around the Matiatia ferry terminal area over the busy summer period could be endorsed...

A three and a half metre wide coastal outfall at Blackpool Beach, roadside swales and 330m of new stormwater pipeline under Moa Avenue is...
Trolley Derby Scrutineering Saturday 17 August 2019 Bruce Beaumont, David Waters and Lance Crosland. Photo Erin Johnson

The trolleys were lined up well before the 9am start of scrutineering at the old Blackpool school on Saturday. With the Great Gulf News Trolley...

Stalwart campaigner Sue Pawley and her sheep Multi were farewelled at Kennedy Point last Sunday as they set off on their journey to deliver...
Kingfish catch Warren Eade

When Warren Eade went out kayak fishing early Sunday morning he couldn’t have realised he was about to catch the best fish of his...