30,000 attend Auckland service video

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 25:  People line the Cenotaph to take part in the Dawn Service at the Auckland War Memorial Museum on April 25, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealanders are celebrating the centenary of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corp (ANZAC) landing on the shores of Gallipoli on April 25, 1915, during World War 1. Anzac day is a national holiday, marked by a dawn service held during the time of the original Gallipoli landing and commemorated with ceremonies and parades throughout the day.  (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

As dawn broke over the Auckland Museum, 30,000 gathered in silence to remember New Zealand's war dead.

Boatie dies in Auckland tragedy

Water police are among the officers searching the Brisbane River at Hamilton for a swimmer thought to be in trouble.

A man has died after a small dinghy capsized near an Auckland boat ramp.

Remembering the fallen

People gathered for a dawn service at Auckland's Waikumete Cemetery.

Cannon fire rang out through west Auckland's Waikumete Cemetery at 6am on Anzac Day.

Anzac weekend events

290414 newsphoto Annette  Lambly Anzac Day services. Dawn Parade and Civis service at Mt Wesley, and the Dargaville Town hall. Dargaville  & Districts News

There is plenty happening around Auckland for Anzac day this weekend.

Recap: Anzac Day  gallery

Anzac Day live coverage

Hundreds of thousands of Kiwis were up early to mark Anzac Day at countless dawn ceremonies around the country.

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Big turnout at Franklin Anzac services

Peter Barwick plays The Last Post on the bugle at the Bombay Anzac Service with the recently restored Bombay War Memorial Arch in the background.

Thousands of Franklin residents flocked to Anzac services on Saturday morning to commemorate 100 years since the Gallipoli Landing.

Whangarei remembers

Children bedecked with the war medals of grandparents and great-grandparents and a crowd that even the spacious Laurie Hall Park could not contain were among the defining features of this year's Anzac Commemoration in Whangarei.

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Uruguay team to train on the coast

The Uruguay FIFA U-20 World Cup team will be training at Hibiscus Coast AFC thanks to club technical director Mauricio Rojas' links to the team.

Thanks to club links Hibiscus Coast AFC will be hosting the Uruguay U-20 World Cup team for training ahead of the tournament.

Tournament gets big numbers gallery

The Pukekohe Netball Centre exploded back into life after its summer slumber on Wednesday night as hundreds of girls swarmed the courts.

Possum Bourne Motorsport's Paul Hayton and Mike Thompson check out Possum Bourne's former rally car on its return to the Pukekohe-based workshop after it was driven to victory at the Race to the Sky on April 19 by Alister McRae.

A very special Race to the Sky

Possum Bourne Motorsport is still revelling in the success of seeing its namesake's former car take out the Race to the Sky hill climb.

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Life off 'The Rock'

HAPPY HERE: Fou Alene-Tumataiki says New Zealand has ‘‘open arms’’ for Pacific migrants.

When Fou Alene-Tumataiki left Niue she forgot her native language. 40 years later, she's teaching it to kids.

'Make a life for yourself'

Better job opportunities and a better education were Elaine Iorive’s goals when she came to New Zealand.

BALANCING CULTURES: Linabel Hadlee with her husband Simon and children Mateo, 2, and Jessica, 6, celebrate a family occasion.

Mexican mum loves NZ

Living in Auckland is all about keeping her balance for Mexican mother of two Linabel Hadlee.

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