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Bird count promising

The first count of wading birds at Orewa Estuary turned out to be an exciting one for local enthusiasts, who spotted... read more

12:10 Mon, 16 Jul

Sun shines on Matariki

Sunshine, food and entertainment attracted around 300 people to the Matariki Kapa haka Festival last month. The... read more

14:12 Mon, 16 Jul

BLOGS & OPINIONS

Marina land not gone yet

A Council decision is expected this month regarding the possible sale of Council owned marina land at Gulf Harbour (HM July 4). In... read more

Wanted rooster

  A new resident appeared on Warkworth's Alnwick Street last month and has been making a fair bit of noise since then. Nobody... read more

Fighting for Rodney

Last month, nine Auckland councillors, including myself, signed a highly-publicised letter criticising the leadership style of Auckland... read more

The complete package

As well as growing grapes and making wines, the Matakana Winegrowers spend a lot of time and effort working to promote and sell not... read more

Grow your own

Homebuilders has a new workshop series to encourage people to grow and eat some of their own food.  It's taught by passionate... read more

Call the midwife

Midwife Maggie Cramp with Daisy Farmer, the daughter of one of her patients, in 1905. Photo, W H Marsh Collection As one baby in particular... read more

Planting exposé

Every year, TOSSI in partnership with Auckland Council host public planting days at Tawharanui on the first Sunday in June, July and... read more

Fuel Saving Tips

Love it or loathe it, the reality is that the controversial regional fuel tax is now here. While the rest of the country is no doubt... read more