‘Our reserves are not for sale’

The fight to stop four east Auckland public reserves from being sold is drawing some heavyweight political support. Pakuranga MP Simeon Brown and Botany MP...

Final approval for Erebus National Memorial

Final landowner approval for the Erebus National Memorial to be built at Parnell's Dove Myer Robinson Park was given by the Waitemata Local Board...

Bridging a gap between food donors and charities

Looking at the brand spanking new warehouse and food distribution office at Highbrook Business Park, it's hard to believe that it all happened in...

An influx of rubbish dumping

Comment Illegal rubbish dumping It has been disappointing to see an influx of rubbish dumping in both urban and rural parts of Howick. Illegal rubbish dumping refers...

Feedback needed on Auckland’s water safety rules

To help keep everyone safe while out on the water, Auckland Council has rules to minimise accidents and other risks. These rules are contained within...

Public parks’ sale subject to legal process

Members of the public opposed to the sale of four east Auckland public reserves will have the chance to make their voices heard. Auckland Council's...

Sailing club rebuilds after storm

It's taken a huge amount of money and work to repair the damage left behind when a storm smashed into the Howick Sailing Club's...

Call for skate park upgrade

Calls are growing for action to be taken over what people say is a lack of safe and easily accessible skate parks in east...

Call for working bee help

McLeay Reserve in Mellons Bay - which was first tended to in the 1970s by residents Doug and Elena McLeay - is to get...

Board battle over Howick Santa Parade funding

Several members of the Howick Local Board have argued in favour of cutting the funding it provides toward east Auckland’s most popular annual community...


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