Auckland City Harbour News

Facelift for lightpath cycleway

The Nelson St Cycleway in Auckland is painted hot pink, and its LED mood lighting system.

The popular magenta cycleway will get its own special sunscreen.

Building industry can't cope, Goff says video

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff is keen to fix Auckland's housing supply problems.

The building industry is not geared up to produce the number of houses needed in Auckland, according to the city's mayor Phil Goff.

McCartney vaulting into Britomart

Rio 2016 bronze medalist Eliza McCartney will grace the Atrium in Britomart on Wednesday night in a one-off street pole ...

Olympic bronze medalist Eliza McCartney being put to the test in downtown Auckland on Wednesday.

NZIHL responds to backlash

West Auckland Admiral's Tom Tracy goes past the Botany Swarm's Jamie Lawrence.

The New Zealand Ice Hockey League has confirmed it will have a livestream in 2017 after dumping its previous provider.

Grafton Gully cycleway gets thumbs up

Fairfax Media reporter Mary Fitzgerald explored the Grafton Gully cycleway - a key link in Auckland's city cycle loop.

Auckland's inner city Grafton Gully cycleway receives high praise, by making cycle commuting a reality across Auckland city.

House of God for sale video

The former Church of the Ascension in Point Chevalier has a CV of more than $3 million.

A 99-year-old Auckland church listed for the first time is likely to sell for an ungodly sum.

Barking mad for Pride video

Kelly Beedie and Badge sit back and relax in Western Park.

Sure, there was a Best in Show. But there was also Most Butch, Best Femme and Best Lookalike.

Student heads to Shakespeare's Globe

17-year-old Ella McIntosh is set to peform at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London.

Ella McIntosh is one of 24 Kiwi students selected to perform at the home of Shakespeare.

Ice hockey axes streaming

Ryan Strayer (centre) of the Southern Stampede drives the puck down the rink while double teamed by Callum Burns (L) and ...

The axing of an New Zealand ice hockey livestream service puts the sport in jeopardy, volunteers and fans say.

Stop the bus, Seymour says

The Opportunities Party Mt Albert by-election candidate Geoff Simmons is potentially in hot water after offering a free ...

ACT is crying foul over free bus rides offered by Gareth Morgan's political party.

Dance group takes on the world

The group won the New Zealand Dancebrands competition last year to qualify for the world meet.

Mt Eden dance group eyes top spot at world dance competition.

Volunteers dance to support

Anam Bashir and Kate Hargraves say making a difference to people in real need is very important to them.

St John Auckland Hospital volunteers go to great lengths to support patients in need.

Smashed 'em bro

A bartender captured the moment a man was tackled off his motorbike by a police officer outside a Kingsland bar.

A man has captured the moment a police officer tackles a motorcyclist in Kingsland.

Pushing through the pain

Black Grace's Callum Sefo, Shane Tofaeono, Sarah Baron after their morning run up Mt Eden.

Members of renowned Auckland dance company Black Grace start their day with a brutal run up Mt Eden.

Directing like a puzzle for actor

Much Ado About Nothing director Miriama McDowell says working in the Pop-Up Globe is a gift for actors.

Actor Miriama McDowell is embracing the challenges of directing in Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.

Fire alarm evacuated airport

Four fire crews are at the Auckland International Airport after an alarm sounded on Wednesday afternooon.

Business as usual at Auckland International Airport after fire alarm evacuated check-in area.

Neverland dancers celebrate birthday goals

Albany's Neverland Studios turns a quarter of a century old this year.

"More champagne and balloons?" - dance studio owners celebrate milestone birthday.

Horror theatre comes to NZ

The audience is sucked into an old mental hospital for an evening to investigate a young girl's unsolved murder.

An interactive haunted hospital horror theatre will play across the country next month.

Repair cafe revolution is here

Grey Lynn 2030 members Toni Shaw, Colinda Rowe, Lisa Cohen-Smith and Brigitte Sistig from Grey Lynn 2030.

Have a coffee while the experts fix your broken stuff at NZ's first repair cafe.

Concrete spill snarls traffic

The concrete spill runs for a significant distance along Newton Rd.

A concrete mixing truck has spilled its load on a central Auckland overpass.

'Terrible ordeal for any woman' video

Police on Copeland St in central Auckland after the attempted abduction on Monday afternoon.

Man who dragged a woman into his car indecently assaulted her before she leapt free.

Marathon runner takes on Antarctica

Tracy Hickman, 50, is running a marathon in Antarctica next month.

How do you train for a marathon in the world's coldest continent? Run in a giant freezer.

City cycleway rates highly

Fairfax Media journalist Mary Fitzgerald rates the Nelson St cycleway as a great way of getting in and out of the city ...

Auckland's inner city Nelson St cycleway is changing how Aucklanders travel in and out of the city.

Actors hyped for Pop-up globe season

Te Kohe Tuhaka will play Othello in psychological thriller Othello.

The second Pop-up Globe has arrived and it's full steam ahead for those involved.

Auckland bridge concrete crumbling

Auckland residents are concerned Grafton Bridge is being neglected by Auckland Transport.

Aucklanders are worried an key traffic bridge built in 1910 has been neglected.

By-election candidates in full swing

The Mt Albert by-election will be held on February 25.

Stuff speaks to the the Mt Albert by-election candidates as campaigning ramps up.

Nutrition expert fights 'lifestyle diseases'

Dr Jennifer Crowley has just completed her PhD in nutrition education in undergraduate training.

Dr Jennifer Crowley wants to find new ways to help general practitioners help patients in nutrition.

Team Brexit hits halfway

Team Brexit are needing to eat and drink more if they're going to go all the way.

Team Brexit is having to overcome hot, sticky nights and hungry stomachs in their preparation for Auckland's Round the Bays.

Scholar's perfect history mark

Joanna Li and Nicola Chang are having fun celebrating their academic success.

An Auckland secondary student has aced her history scholarship exam with a 100 per cent pass.

Bowls set for mega Auckland event

Teams compete in the Aerobowls men's triples final at The Trusts New Zealand Open in 2015.

Outside of the nationals, The Trusts New Zealand Open is the biggest event on the bowls calendar.

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