A time-lapse video and stills of Anton Forde’s sculpture Pen to Peace to Peaceful Pen has been selected for the finals of New Zealand’s top art award.The Wallace Art Awards celebrate the nation’s outstanding contemporary art, with $275,000 in...
A grand design earmarked for the heart of Oneroa hopes to squeeze a four-bedroom home onto the last patch of land on the north side of Oneroa’s commercial zone. The proposed development would take place on the north-eastern area of...
A Waiheke kapa haka group is preparing for a trip to Hawaii next year. Waiheke High School’s Piringākau kapa haka group is preparing to visit the Polynesian island of Oahu in April next year.“The purpose of this trip is to...
Stalwart campaigner Sue Pawley and her sheep Multi were farewelled at Kennedy Point last Sunday as they set off on their journey to deliver Sue’s petition to Parliament.Sue has gathered thousands of signatures against the construction of the consented...
In her first ever trip off Waiheke, the island’s favourite sheep, Multi, is hoofing it off to the Beehive with owner Sue Pawley.Sue has gathered 15,000 signatures on her petition to stop a consented marina being built at Kennedy...
A new fleet of six electric buses will be on the island from mid-2020. The Enviro200EV buses built by Alexander Dennis Ltd in England were purchased by Fullers360, which operates the Waiheke Bus Company. They require four to six hours...
The owner of a prominent waterfront property in Ostend has applied for consent to divert and discharge stormwater to the coastal marine area and to discharge contaminants.These consents are part of a broader consent application to use the site...
A lack of long-term parking at Kennedy Point is forcing people to look for other options resulting in frustrations and unauthorised threats of fines.After he parked on the grass by the parking area on Donald Bruce Road, Dave Chant...
Traffic delays, disruptions to the transfer station and a lizard-proof fence are the main features of a $5.5 million stormwater project due to get under way in a flood-prone area of Ostend.Work will start at the end of the...
The group spearheading the protests against a marina at Kennedy Point says their campaign so far is simply the “calm before the storm”.In a full-page advert taken out in Gulf News’ sister publication Waiheke Weekender, Save Kennedy Point chairperson...