10 October 2019

Making a Beeline

Parks and gardens have always been popular places to spend down time – playing, walking, running, gardening, or simply sitting and enjoying the peace. But if we want them to continue to produce flowers, fruit and vegetables, we need to spare a thought for the pollinators who make all this possible. Discover More


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29 August 2019

Linking Cultures


Birkdale and Beach Haven residents witness a renaissance in cultural richness and strong sense of community.

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11 April 2019

A Flying Start


Hidden in a quiet street in Green Bay, a converted three-car garage is home to Auckland’s Bird Rescue Centre. Each year, around 5000 birds of all ages, sizes and in various states of health…

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17 January 2019

Back to Basics


In a charming kind of way, the Kōtare Avenue smokehouse in Westmere brings the neighbourhood together, offering fresh, mouth-watering smoked salmon.

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15 November 2018

Good for people, planet, and Earth


James Denton is a man on a mission. His challenge: to help Aotearoa New Zealand be the first country to take the lead towards plastic-free, waste-free living.

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1 November 2018

Co-Housing – A Viable Alternative


A self-financing, community-led housing development gives hope to a handful of Aucklanders looking for affordable homes and a more sustainable and environmentally conscious way of life.

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27 September 2018

Creative Hub


Ponsonby’s Studio One Toi Tū is a vibrant community-based centre for makers and thinkers in many different creative disciplines. So, whether you’re five or 95, you’re welcome to come along a…

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16 August 2018

Future Growth


For the third year running, a select group of the team from Ray White Damerell Group have joined a class of students, teachers and parents from Ponsonby Primary to help plant over 400 trees,…

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12 July 2018

For the Love Of…


Anglican church, St Matthew-in-the-City opens its doors to all people. The word is spread, unbiased and with love, and its arches regularly ring with sounds of orchestral music.

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7 June 2018

Weird Makerspace


Want to donate your broken down household junk - a computer hard drive or sewing machine which doesn’t work anymore - to a good cause? Consider Tangleball. A community of down to earth creat…

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