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Rare Blomfield back in NZ

It is thought that Charles Blomfield painted the portrait around the same time he painted the Pink and White Terraces.

A historic piece of New Zealand art is up for grabs on Trade Me.

Snapchat Story identifies Waiheke vandal on film

A screen capture from the Snapchat clip supplied to the Waiheke Marketplace

A Waiheke youngster has been outed on social media causing hundreds of dollars worth of damage to public property on the island.

Man burns face while mowing

The Westpac Auckland rescue helicopter transported the injured man to Auckland City Hospital.

Waiheke Island resident in serious condition after collapsing onto his lawnmower.

Waiheke residents trapped at home after road traffic nightmare begins

Vulnerable Putiki Rd residents Charlotte Cleverley-Bisman and Maynie Thompson feel trapped in their homes.

Traffic increases after a new Countdown stored opened is leading vulnerable residents to fear for their safety.

Seriously burned after collapse

The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to the scene after midday on Wednesday

One person has been airlifted to Auckland hospital from Waiheke with serious burn injuries.

Devoy: 'He made a mistake' video

Dame Susan Devoy said of Leitch: "The last thing he would have wanted in the world was to offend someone".

Dame Susan Devoy says Sir Peter Leitch needs to "do the right thing" and meet Lara Bridger.

Mad Butcher debate fires up video

Leitch said his comment was "misinterpreted" as racist.

Lara Bridger stands by her story as comedian Mike King and others come out in support of the Mad Butcher.

Dave Dobbyn to play Good Friday Groove on Waiheke

Dave Dobbyn will be headling the Good Friday Groove at the Waiheke Easter Jazz Festival.

Dave Dobbyn's performance will be among many musical treats at Waiheke's three-day Easter festival.

Waiheke fun run will make Round the Bays a doddle

People of all ages and abilities sign up for Waiheke Fullers Wharf2Wharf fun run.

Auckland runners looking for a weekend event out of the city usually have to brave Friday night traffic to get away from the big smoke.

Property booms on Waiheke as Auckland cools

The Waiheke lifestyle is attracting top end buyers.

Overseas buyers and Kiwi ex-pats are showing high interest in Waiheke property, according to Ray White's Jeff Hazell.

Waiheke ferry users say 'enough is enough'

Fullers ferry enters Matiatia harbour on Waiheke Island.

Late ferries, long queues, packed boats - travellers to the Auckland island are fed up with it all.

Shot rabbit 'Hilary' finds new home

Hilary the rabbit had an arrow in her shoulder for up to three days and other puncture wounds.

Waiheke SPCA says Hilary rabbit's foster mum will adopt her if no-one claims her as their pet.

Waiheke gets up to speed

Communications Minister Amy Adams said UFB on Waiheke was exciting for businesses.

Auckland haven no longer on island time, now that ultra-fast broadband has been rolled out on Waiheke.

Arrows wound rabbit

Hillary the rabbit next to the arrow that the SPCA found lodged across her shoulders.

'Hilary' the rabbit was found wandering Waiheke Island, with arrows stuck in her back.

Resettled communities to be heard through art project

ARCC chairman Abann Yor is welcomed to Waiheke by resident Papakura Terekai.

Artist Tiffany Singh's project will be launched at Waiheke's headland Sculpture on the Gulf 2017 exhibition.

Breast cancer survivors wanted

Pink Dragons meet twice a week and compete over summer, but are desperate for new members to stay afloat.

"Here we are showing people there can be life after breast cancer."

Modern Family star in NZ

Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson is in New Zealand with husband Justin Mikita.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson is here all week.

Roundup removed from select Auckland suburbs

Probable carcinogen glyphosate is in the commercially available weed killer Roundup used by Auckland Council.

Controversial weed-killer removed from streets of select Auckland suburbs.

Dinghy adds mystery to island fire

This dinghy was seen near Browns Island before the fire

The search is on for the owners of a dinghy found near Browns Island where a woman was found stranded.

Busy weekend for rescue chopper

Intensive Care Flight Paramedic Ross Aitken was winched down to assess a diver who hit his head

Rescue helicopter rushes to diving injury, tractor jack-knifing and an injured grandmother and grandson.

Designer Xanthe White speaks

Landscape artist Xanthe White's talk will be a 'must do'.

A treat awaits keen gardeners as landscape designer Xanthe White prepares to talk on Waiheke Island.

Fairy lights for fairytale proposal

Charleen Ryan thought of everything - even supplying her own engagement ring.

Woman's surprise proposal lights up entire length of Waiheke wharf, but did he say yes?

Serious crash on Waiheke

The Westpac Auckland Rescue Helicopter flew a person to hospital with serious injuries.

One person has been flown to hospital with serious injuries after the crash. 

Gym members demand refunds

Configure Express in Papakura closed in August but members are still waiting on refunds.

Members of a women's gym in Auckland say they are still waiting for refunds, more than two months after it closed.

Mike Lee is back and ready to serve

Councillor for Waitemata and Gulf Mike Lee has been re-elected for a third term.

Councillor Mike Lee returns for the third time.

A real Kiwi Housewives parody

Matt Earle and Josh Hall are the Real Houseboys of Waiheke.

The Real Houseboys of Waiheke - it's as hilarious as it sounds.

Chutney entices community

Cathy Knight, owner of Jenny's Kitchen, at the Waikato Home and Garden Show.

A Mt Eden resident’s chutney has spread its way to a finalist in the New Zealand Food Awards.

Striking a chord

Waiheke jazz duo ROOK are taking the island by storm

Lending a paw

We’ve all heard of guide dogs for the blind, but not many people have heard about hearing dogs for the deaf.

Commission on island to get feedback on split proposal

Commissioners will ask islanders what they think about local self-governance.

Local Government Commissioners will be on Waiheke for two days for feedback on Auckland split application.

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