The changing face of Ponsonby

Oliver Driver at his bar Harry on Ponsonby Rd, the suburb he has lived in for 23 years.

0 min ago  Ponsonby is changing with the rest of Auckland, but are there more dicks?

More houses on the way

The increase in building consents follows a disappointing flat patch.

1:09 PM  Surging building consent numbers should please home buyers and the Reserve Bank.

Sick of Auckland? Try Wellington

Wellington's hemmed-in urban centre is a plus, says Mayor Celia Wade-Brown.

1:58 PM  Wellington's mayor says Aucklanders tired of high house prices and long commutes should move to the capital.

Fishpond fined $50K

Internet marketplace Fishpond given big fine for selling imported electronics that could interfere with radio communications.

Auckland-based internet marketplace sold unregulated electronics products, despite five warnings.

North battens down hatches video

Rainfall gains in intensity as it moves across the North Island in this MetService rain radar image from 1.51pm.

4 min ago  Double whammy of heavy rain and gales set to hammer Auckland, Northland and Coromandel.

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Odd Shoes for Ryu

Ryu will be wearing odd shoes to show his support for Camp Quality

11 min ago  Ryu Kireka was a month away from his fifth birthday when life suddenly changed.

Grand final spot booked for Eastern Suburbs

1:50 PM  The Chatham Cup is within Eastern Suburbs' reach after a dominant semifinal display

Taniwha challenge helps community

Talented designers put to the test gallery


Grand final spot booked for Eastern Suburbs

Suburbs' Damien Mosquera shows his footwork.

The Chatham Cup is within Eastern Suburbs' reach after a dominant semifinal display

Win or bust for Lynn Avon

Lynn Avon's Hanjaar Kidiwala scored a hat-trick to keep his side alive in the second division.

Relegation woes trouble clubs as season draws to a close

Waitakere goes down in '12 minutes of madness'

Centre-back Sammy Khan has played superbly for Waitakere City in what was a disappointing season, player-coach Jake Butler says.

A lack of strike power has seen Waitakere City's premier football side sent down to division one.

Pukekohe netballers keen to hold court

Pukekohe High School's premier netball team are focused on finishing in the top six at the Upper North Island Secondary Schools (UNISS) Tournament this week. Here Shaye Murray, back left, Geffrina Sinisa, Bailee Waller, Georgia Lusty, Katelin Bignell, coach Vicki Morgan, Ma'u Isileli-Fo'ou, front left, MaCauley Newson, Phoebe Kempton and Jojo Coleman celebrate winning the recent Counties Manukau Secondary Schools Netball Competition ahead of the UNISS tournament.

The Pukekohe High School premier netball team is pumped for the Upper North Island Secondary Schools (UNISS) Tournament which started on Monday. 

Hukatai itching for game time

Ngataua Hukatai was a member of the 2014 National Youth Competition (NYC) champion Junior Warriors before he signed with the Counties Manukau Steelers.

League convert Ngataua Hukatai will try his hand at sevens if a Super Rugby contract does not come his way.

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