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The box arrives with a familiar clink and a thump every year in the days before Christmas: three red, three white, always from the...

The stump fairly thrummed as we placed our hands on its bark-stripped surface. It stands about four metres high in a patch of bush not...

A rather marvellous elephant has moved in next door. He arrived Friday and has spent his first weekend staring serenely at the puzzled looks of...

In medialand, tis the season of lists and headlines starting with “Tis the season”. Among those lists are the obligatory “word of the year”...

Would have been around 9.45pm Monday, when out of the darkness at the front of the section there came a muffled yelp and a...

In 1885 landscape painter Alfred Sharpe won a gold medal for his watercolour A Golden Eve, Waiheke Island at the New Zealand Art Students’...

The easiest way from my old house at the top of Great Barrier Road down to Enclosure Bay if I fancied a fish or...

You can get a pretty good up-close view of some of the world’s most magnificent cruise ships courtesy of Fullers ferries. Two weeks running now,...

“Can’t we just stick to the shambles that we’ve got already?” It’s been my favourite comment of a week in which I’ve got increasingly annoyed...

Saturdays  I catch the ferry into work with John, a few mornings a week I catch up for a chat with George, and usually...