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Storm set to disrupt Auckland traffic

Localised downpours across Auckland were causing surface flooding.

Aucklanders have been warned the region could experience "extreme" weather conditions on Thursday.

Angry Waiheke: Protest blocks bus

Marchers set off in front of the double-decker.

"Double-deckers, double-wreckers": 200 fuming Waiheke Island residents vent frustration on tourist bus.

Weird summer weather but grape quality high

Mike Wood inspects the quality of the grapes before harvest.

The grapes are looking good for this year's vintage as Waiheke's annual wine festival approaches.

Ramp slips on Waiheke ferry

Fullers' fully computerised Capricornian Surfer ferry is on loan from Australia..

A woman and her three young children had to jump to safety as they disembarked a ferry.

A 20 kilometre swim? No big deal

The Waiheke Whale Huggers - a group of over 50 year olds participating in a 20 kilometre swim for a good cause.

Four inexperienced Waiheke swimmers are putting their bodies on the line for a 20km ocean swim for charity.  

Waiheke Island designer develops new way to attract business

Henri Smith and Charlie Brown (seated) work on the app from their Waiheke Island studio.

From small beginnings, a Waiheke app developer is extending his business nationwide and abroad.

Global stone painting craze rocks Waiheke

Finley Miles, 3, Tui Miller, 3 and Emilie Bell, 4 found some special treasures at a Waiheke playground.

Have you spotted a painted rock nestled in a park recently? It could be a treasure hunt prize.

Waiheke faces massive repairs after deluge hits school and business video

Waiheke Primary School principal Kathy Moy-Low shows how high the floods were on March 8.

Waiheke Primary School staff are working out of a temporary office and a business owner has to rebuild.

More downpours for Auckland

Water still covers large parts of the Clevedon area after flooding on Wednesday, with more downpours expected.

MetService and Civil Defence warn the supercity should prepare for more severe weather.

Rain, rain, go away

A slip below a road in Onetangi after flooding on Waiheke.

Torrential rain has caused widespread damage on Waiheke and more rain is on the way.

Heavy rain hammers Waiheke

The former Timberworld on Tahi Rd was left underwater after a night of torrential rain brought down a month's worth of ...

Flooding, landslides and power cuts cause damage as island receives a month of rain in one night.

Sexual assault on Waiheke

The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter flew the woman to hospital.

Woman rushed to hospital following incident at party.

Islanders threaten mutiny

Susi Newborn, right, makes her point as she sits next to fellow protestor Stephanie Honeychurch at the Waiheke Local ...

They've had enough of double-decker tourist buses on Waiheke. Now, residents say they'll sit on the roads in protest.

Let the games begin

The ‘sexiest sport on earth’ is coming to one of the 'fifth best destinations in the world'.

Grab chance of two free tickets to Pop-Up Globe

Romeo and Juliet was a hit at the Pop-Up Globe during its first season. Now you can enter a draw for tickets to Much Ado ...

We're making 'much ado' about our Shakespeare theatre giveaway on Waiheke Neighbourly

'Blank slate' on Waiheke

The 189 hectare block overlooks Pipitewai Bay towards the eastern end of Waiheke.

Got a spare $10 million or so? A rare farm on luxury Waiheke Island is for sale.

Waiheke designer water bound for US competition

Jessie Ball is proud of his new Imperial water.

A Waiheke water supplier is aiming to sell gourmet water like vineyards market wine.

Revolt over double-deckers

Waiheke activist Susi Newborn, of Rainbow Warrior fame, is among the protestors.

Waiheke residents taking a stand over Fullers Ferries' double-decker tourist buses.

Aucklanders take top three places in 25km race

Tom Moyes, from Auckland's Glendowie, was Fuller's Wharf2Wharf overall winner.

Around 760 people entered the Waiheke Fuller's Wharf2Wharf race but Aucklanders took top honours.

Surprise for one at fun run finish line

Maurice presented Leah with a sapphire ring at the finish line after he completed the 5km run.

When breast cancer sufferer Leah Nelson went to see husband Maurice finish a race, she didn't expect romance

Waiheke gallery visitor numbers exceed expectations

Waiheke Community Art Gallery, Artworks, Oneroa is attracting more visitors than ever.

As Waiheke prepares for its headland Sculpture on the Gulf event, the gallery is doing rather well too.

Tanks run dry on Waiheke

Water companies are struggling to meet demand as summer's 'dry' continues.

Summer's 'dry' is starting to hit families on un-reticulated Waiheke.

Five times to Waiheke in a day

The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter service made five visits to Waiheke on January 17.

A dislocated hip, a food scalding, a collapse on a boat - the rescue helicopter's being kept busy by Waiheke.

Driveway conviction overturned

Briar Ross.

Jazz singer acquitted after stoush with Marc Ellis led to court

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.

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