Auckland Lantern Festival Fisherman

It feels that Auckland’s rates are constantly increasing and you’re not wrong – in June 2018, Auckland rates increased on an average of around 2.5%. Auckland rate payers frequently asking just where are my rates going?! What are we getting for our rates? Who is benefiting?

Tapapakanga Regional Park Flower Field

Access: during the daytime Gate open in Summer: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Gate open in Winter: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm Address: 95 Deerys Road, Orere Point Great for: BBQs and Picnics

Auckland Rainy Day Skytower Puddle Reflection

There is debate as to whether Crowded House’s “Four Season’s is One Day” was written with Auckland or Melbourne in mind but we are pretty sure it was Auckland. No matter the time of year or day, rain in Auckland is as sure as time itself. Sometimes a passing shower, sometimes the entire week, Read More

Auckland Harbour Sailing - Street Photography Auckland

1.6 million people crammed into a tiny stretch of land, surrounded by oceans and islands. Auckland is the largest and fastest growing city in New Zealand. Calling it multicultural would be an understatement. Auckland has also the largest Polynesian population in the world. Plus every year millions of tourists start their New Zealand experience, Read More

Image showing Ambury Regional Park with Rainbow

Access: open 24 hours Gate open in Summer: 6:00 am – 9:00 pm Gate open in Winter: 6:00 am – 7:00 pm Address: 43 Ambury Road, Mangere Bridge Great for: Bird watching