Royal Oak roundabout a sore point for residents

Royal Oak residents say more needs to be done to the local roundabout, despite it underoing changes late last year after 61 crashes over a four-year period. Cars spill onto Royal Oak roundabout from five entrances, RNZ reports, and residents say it’s a challenge...

NZ app offers hope for tinnitus sufferers

A team of Auckland audiologists have developed a therapeutic app which trains the brain to ‘de-focus’ on the bothersome soundtrack of tinnitus, RNZ reports. Tinnitus usually begins with hearing damage and the experience of it is very different from person...

Extreme low tides affect sailings

Very low spring tides have cancelled ferries, Times reports. The extremely low tides – which come as the city enjoys a spectacular supermoon – has seen Fullers issue cancellations of some sailings. “We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience,”...