House ablaze in Pukekohe

Fire crews were called to a large house fire in Pukekohe on Wednesday night.

11:16 PM  Six fire crews are still battling a large house fire on Wednesday night.

'Disruptive passenger' spat at flight crew

Police were called after reports of a disruptive passenger on an Air New Zealand flight at Christchurch airport. (FILE PHOTO)

Woman arrested for assault after spitting at Air NZ crew member on flight from Auckland to Christchurch.

Auckland boat shed selling for $700,000

The boathouses on Ngapipi Rd are well known to Auckland commuters.

It's got no value as a functioning boat shed and you'd have to fight to use it as a home.

US Coastguard calls in to NZ video

Petty Officers (Second Class) Chris Parmenter and Mandi Stevens supervise the deployment of a rescue raft from a US ...

A sinking boat fired flares and patients were winched out of choppy waters. Fear not, it was just a drill.

430 bungy jumps in 24 hours video

Mike Heard smashed the previous record, 158, for the most bungy jumps in 24 hours.

Aucklander Mike Heard has set the new Guinness World Record for the most bungy jumps done in 24 hours.

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Auckland restaurants ban reviewers

Darish (chef and co-owner) and Barbara (mother and co-owner) who own and operate Cazador on Auckland's Dominion Road.

Popular eatery bites back at weekend review, while another says critics are "not welcome" altogether.

Push-bike rider on motorway

Man was spotted during rush-hour traffic and was allegedly wearing headphones in bus lane.

Auckland beaches still isolated

Armed hunters startle sleeping residents

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Up close and personal with netball greats

Enjoying a moment together before the ANZ premiership netball game in Auckland on May 17 are Leana De Bruin of the ...

A junior Highland Park netballer got to meet her playing idols before a national league match.

Big year for little tennis club

Koru (Pakuranga) Tennis Club's successful junior Auckland interclub team players, Katie Heaven, Ashleigh Johnson, Hayden ...

Koru (Pakuranga) Tennis Club maybe small in player numbers, but big on achievements.

Shock in the Fox

The Pt Chevalier Pirates' celebrate during happier times. The team's 2017 unbeaten record has ended, falling to Glenora ...

Only two points separate the top four teams in the Fox Memorial competition.

All Blacks triple challenge

All Blacks captain Kieran Reid leads out his team at ECOLight Stadium in Pukekohe in 2016.

All Blacks chose Pukekohe as warm-up venue for Investec Rugby Championships.

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