New Zealand’s first hydrogen bus unveiled

The hydrogen-powered bus that will soon be seen on east Auckland's roads has been officially unveiled to the public. Howick and Eastern Buses will operate...

Improvements are under way

Kia ora! I trust Easter brought whatever you desired - perhaps some rest and relaxation, family fun, a time to get the garden in shape,...

Ban placed on shellfish gathering

A year-round ban is being placed on the harvesting of shellfish at an east Auckland beach. The measure comes into effect at Cockle Bay Beach...

Man calling for tree branch’s removal

An east Auckland man has been battling for six months to have a large branch cut off a tree after he inadvertently smacked his...

‘They have to follow the law’

Residents opposed to the sale of public reserves in east Auckland were urged to consider withdrawing submissions they'd made objecting to the move. Community leaders...

Popular public park set to be sold

An east Auckland public reserve popular with families, children, and their pets may soon be on the chopping block. Passionate Sunnyhills residents are behind a...

Former library building set to be sold

It's a large and derelict eyesore in the heart of an east Auckland shopping precinct and its future will finally be decided. The former Howick...

Changes to Polyfest in a Covid environment

A change in Auckland's alert levels and students back at school is welcome news for the organisers of the ASB Polyfest. This year's revised format...

Have you seen these weeds?

These weeds are spreading quickly, killing native plants. Help stop them by identifying and removing rhamnus and moth plant weeds from your property. To help local...

Family day out at Community River Carnival

Bringing back a sense of normalcy to life after lockdown is the upcoming Community River Carnival to be held at Bramley Drive Reserve, near...


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