Sophie Boladeras joined the Gulf News editorial team last month and is preparing to move to the island this weekend. “I’ve always enjoyed writing, poetry, and reading especially,” Sophie says, “I was a very avid reader as a child.”So despite...
Heard the one about the Irish pub in the Hauraki Gulf, the international award and the Waiheke connection?Great Barrier institution the Currach has been judged ‘best craft beer experience pub in the rest of the world’ by Irish Pubs...
Former Gulf News journalist and Waiheke Weekender feature writer Julianne Evans was awarded the best senior feature and lifestyle writer in this year’s New Zealand Community Newspaper Association’s annual awards in Rotorua last weekend. Judge Jim Tully said Julianne’s work...
Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino got a local’s view of Waiheke last weekend in the company of Waiheke friend Zoe Bell, a top international stuntwoman and movie actor.In the country for a short break after attending the Auckland premiere of...