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Sustainability at core of canoe mission

A traditional Hawaiian voyaging canoe is due to arrive in Auckland as part of a worldwide trip.

Chance to run away with Circability

The Circability Trust is celebrating Diversity Week with circus, art, film and educational workshops for people of all abilities.

Tickets cheaper on Wynyard tram

Prices dropped on Wynyard Quarter's heritage tram service in a bid to get more bums on seats.

Loss hard for couple

Life hasn't been easy for Tom and Annie Cawood and the tragic loss of their granddaughter was a further blow.

Mystery cop writes crime

By day he's a cop, but after hours he is "Angus McLean - crime writer".

Have your say on CBD's future

New dining and open areas in Auckland's city centre could become a reality within five years.

Queer support group ready for reunion

Duncan Matthews

Rainbow Youth, a charity which supports queer and trans young people, is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

From bread to toilet to house?

School kids in trade up project

A group of kids looking to give a deserving family a house are bartering their way there, starting with a loaf of bread.

Gadget museum powers up

Katie and Mark

The Barlow's have exactly one month to bring their dream of a computing museum to life.

St James spared final act


It's been a long fight, but it looks as if St James Theatre's curtains will rise once more.

Bugs' woes inspire jeweller

Marie Erl

An Auckland jeweller is using her craft to draw attention to the plight of pollinator insects worldwide.

Campaign aims to start conversation

Allyson Hamblett

The I'm An Artist campaign aims to change attitudes towards people with a disability or experience of mental ill-health.

Mum gloves up for CanTeen

Sibyl and Dylan

Dylan Mandow will be hoping for a present of a different kind when his mum steps into the boxing ring to take part in a fight night for CanTeen.

Play explores life on streets


A man's home is his castle. But what if home is a K Rd underpass and your possessions fit in a shopping trolley?

RSA set sights on youth

Chris Moult

Old age, death and illness have seen a drop in RSA members so officials have gone online to grab the younger crowd.

Book reveals boat abuse

The catch

A veteran journalist has helped expose the inner workings of foreign charter fishing vessels in New Zealand seas.

Opera breathes life into theatre

Mercury Theatre

Mercury Theatre may not be well-equipped but it is a "theatre for singers", opera legend says.

Stepping up for Tempo

Jasper Putt

Jasper Putt loves to tear around the rugby field but the stage is where he feels most at home.

Birthday a community affair

Coco's cantina

For the Coulter sisters it's not so much a case of doing it for themselves as it is about doing it for the community.

Mt Albert's revamp still on agenda

mt albert

The upgrade of Mt Albert town centre isn't off the cards just yet.

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