Freemans Bay, Auckland

13 hours ago

Poll: Do you agree with the euthanasia and cannabis referendum preliminary results?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

New Zealand has voted 'yes' to euthanasia and 'no' to cannabis in preliminary results- but the final count could still change that result.

We won't know the outcome of the special votes until the official results are released on November 6.

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Do you agree with the euthanasia and cannabis referendum preliminary results?
  • 54.2% Yes
    54.2% Complete
  • 45.8% No
    45.8% Complete
273 votes
1 day ago

Are your school leavers struggling to find work?

Kelly Dennett Reporter from Sunday Star Times

The Sunday Star-Times is investigating unemployment in young people, particularly those who have just graduated high school or university and are struggling to find work, even part-time work, possibly because of Covid. If you or your child would be willing to speak to us please email … View moreThe Sunday Star-Times is investigating unemployment in young people, particularly those who have just graduated high school or university and are struggling to find work, even part-time work, possibly because of Covid. If you or your child would be willing to speak to us please email warwick.rasmussen@stuff.co.nz.

15 hours ago

What does it mean to be Indian in Aotearoa?

The Team from Auckland Museum

Next Sunday 8 November Auckland Museum is hosting a free panel discussion with members of Auckland's Indian community, as they explore the prejudice and pressures, as well as the joys, of their unique identity. Panellists for the evening of kōrero include Sarah Dutt, Rohan Adarkar, Kartika … View moreNext Sunday 8 November Auckland Museum is hosting a free panel discussion with members of Auckland's Indian community, as they explore the prejudice and pressures, as well as the joys, of their unique identity. Panellists for the evening of kōrero include Sarah Dutt, Rohan Adarkar, Kartika Singh, Karishma Kumar and Vinod Suresh.

The event is free but is ticketed, so be sure to secure your seat here: bit.ly...

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3 days ago

Beware...some adorable ghosts may be haunting your streets.

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Halloween can be a fun way to connect with your community. But naturally not all homes in New Zealand will get involved.
If your house is open to trick or treaters this weekend, or if you know of some popular, local streets for trick or treating, please share these below.

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15 hours ago

Throwback Friday

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

Hi neighbours, can you work out who this is?

I'll give you a hint- it was 1983.

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3 days ago

Poll: Are you planning to open your door to trick-or-treaters this Saturday night?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

As Halloween edges closer, some Auckland streets are going all out to decorate their homes and stock up on sugary treats.

Others will be banning trick-or-treaters this Saturday night in post-pandemic New Zealand.

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Are you planning to open your door to trick-or-treaters this Saturday night?
  • 24.1% Yes
    24.1% Complete
  • 75.9% No
    75.9% Complete
926 votes
1 day ago

Pōhutukawa vandalism: Allegations among Karaka residents - was it an inside job?

Reporter Reporter from Auckland Stuff

A series of accusatory hand-written notes have been delivered to residents of Harbourside Drive following Sunday’s vandalism of several trees.

Locals are feeling “absolutely disgusted” at the suggestion that they are behind the incident, which involved a vandal felling eight street … View more
A series of accusatory hand-written notes have been delivered to residents of Harbourside Drive following Sunday’s vandalism of several trees.

Locals are feeling “absolutely disgusted” at the suggestion that they are behind the incident, which involved a vandal felling eight street pōhutukawa trees with a chainsaw.

Paul and Sue Wilson, who have lived on the road for over 10 years, arrived home on Monday from a trip to Waiheke Island to find a line of felled trees and a curt hand-written note in their letterbox.

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12 hours ago

How will you be celebrating Guy Fawkes this year?

Kendall Hutt Reporter from Central Leader

Hi neighbours. Guy Fawkes will again be celebrated with events and public displays in Auckland this year, despite ongoing controversy over the use of fireworks. There's fireworks at Western Springs and Waikaraka speedway, a summer concert with fireworks in Orewa and a combined Halloween and … View moreHi neighbours. Guy Fawkes will again be celebrated with events and public displays in Auckland this year, despite ongoing controversy over the use of fireworks. There's fireworks at Western Springs and Waikaraka speedway, a summer concert with fireworks in Orewa and a combined Halloween and fireworks event out West. Will you be celebrating Guy Fawkes at one of these public events or setting off fireworks at home?

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16 hours ago

Poll: Should fireworks be banned?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

Auckland skies will soon be alight with fireworks displays.

With Guy Fawkes looming, the event sparks ongoing debate over the use of fireworks.

Auckland Council and a range of national organisations have renewed calls to ban the private use and sale of fireworks after a parliamentary select … View more
Auckland skies will soon be alight with fireworks displays.

With Guy Fawkes looming, the event sparks ongoing debate over the use of fireworks.

Auckland Council and a range of national organisations have renewed calls to ban the private use and sale of fireworks after a parliamentary select committee decided in August to leave regulations unchanged.

Some people will be celebrating Guy Fawkes Day, held to commemorate the failure of the Gunpowder Plot in 1605.

Should fireworks be banned?

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Should fireworks be banned?
  • 77.9% Yes
    77.9% Complete
  • 22.1% No
    22.1% Complete
298 votes
15 hours ago

Make your own modernist art

The Team from Resene ColorShop Victoria Park

Make your own modernist art and release your inner Matisse with easy-to-create canvas artworks. Use Resene testpots to suit your colour scheme for a co-ordinated look.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create your own.

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15 hours ago

Positive Change: Self Empowerment for Women

The team from Auckland Women's Centre

Do you lack self-confidence? Prefer to keep silent in groups because you may make the 'wrong comment'? Or are you afraid to accept a new job because you have the experience but not the qualifications?

You are not alone! Join us and learn how to change the self-talk that informs your … View more
Do you lack self-confidence? Prefer to keep silent in groups because you may make the 'wrong comment'? Or are you afraid to accept a new job because you have the experience but not the qualifications?

You are not alone! Join us and learn how to change the self-talk that informs your stories about yourself using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) techniques.

This course will build on your stories that support you and change those that are not useful. Learn more about your strengths and challenges, and how to turn your challenges into opportunities.

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17 days ago

The Covid-19 case for repeating the school year

Josephine Franks Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Kia ora neighbours! With two bouts of lockdown it's a been a funny old year of schooling. Where kids struggled to keep up at home, some parents are thinking about repeating the school year. Is this you? If it's something you're considering and you'd like to share the reasons … View moreKia ora neighbours! With two bouts of lockdown it's a been a funny old year of schooling. Where kids struggled to keep up at home, some parents are thinking about repeating the school year. Is this you? If it's something you're considering and you'd like to share the reasons why, do get in touch - josephine.franks@stuff.co.nz

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17 hours ago

What's On: Girls Table Tennis Coaching

Shane from Epsom

Girls under the age of 18 years are invited to free table tennis coaching delivered by two qualified coaches. Caters for all levels of play.
Girls Table Tennis Coaching
  • Auckland table tennis stadium
18 hours ago

Poll: Which NZ destination do you most want to travel to?

Stuff Travel

To celebrate the refreshed Stuff Travel website, enabling you to dream, plan and now book your next escape all in one place, we're giving away a $100 voucher.

To go into the draw to win simply vote below on which of the following destinations you're most likely to use your voucher on. … View more
To celebrate the refreshed Stuff Travel website, enabling you to dream, plan and now book your next escape all in one place, we're giving away a $100 voucher.

To go into the draw to win simply vote below on which of the following destinations you're most likely to use your voucher on. Visit travel-booking.stuff.co.nz for inspiration and to view all the other destinations.
Explore now

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Which NZ destination do you most want to travel to?
  • 5.7% Auckland
    5.7% Complete
  • 20.5% Coromandel
    20.5% Complete
  • 8.2% Rotorua
    8.2% Complete
  • 5.3% Taupō
    5.3% Complete
  • 7% Wellington
    7% Complete
  • 15.6% Nelson Tasman
    15.6% Complete
  • 11.5% Marlborough
    11.5% Complete
  • 26.2% Central Otago/Lakes
    26.2% Complete
244 votes
19 hours ago

Stone and Laminate Benchtop Installers

Kev from Benchtop Installers Auckland

Hi Neighbours It's Kevin and the team here from the BENCHTOP INSTALLERS AUCKLAND.
As we leap into spring, we are excited to be offering a 20% discount on all new bench tops including the site measure, professional installation and removal of your existing bench top.
Discounts on all sinks, … View more
Hi Neighbours It's Kevin and the team here from the BENCHTOP INSTALLERS AUCKLAND.
As we leap into spring, we are excited to be offering a 20% discount on all new bench tops including the site measure, professional installation and removal of your existing bench top.
Discounts on all sinks, taps, handles and bin units with every new benchtop ordered.

Message the team through the website link today.

We'll bring the samples to you and walk you through the best options from the comfort of your home, in the perfect setting to allow you to match colours and make the best decisions for your new benchtop.

Message our team today for free home consultation and obligation free quote.

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