Do Aucklanders drive up house prices in the regions?

Regional homeowners and real estate agents who think Aucklanders are boosting local markets and driving house prices up, could be falling for an urban myth, says OneRoof. New data indicates that Aucklanders aren’t heading to the provinces in droves, in search of for...





Make Whatipū your next Waitākere adventure

Here in Tāmaki Makaurau we’re very fortunate to have the stunning Waitākere Ranges on our back doorstep, says Auckland Council. As we begin to head into warmer weather, now is a great time to start planning a weekend outing with the whānau. Part of Te Ara o Hillary /...

Guttersmart gutter foam from Sunnyside


Shade sails from Sunnyside


$24k raised after south Auckland foodbank burgled

Since his food bank was burgled on Sunday afternoon, motivational speaker and gym founder Dave Letele has been “amazed” by the support he has received from the community, Stuff reveals. By 2pm on Monday, Letele had received $24,000 in donations from individuals and...

Water-Tank-Devan from Sunnyside


Huge fleet for big birthday race

The PIC Coastal Classic is the biggest coastal yacht race in New Zealand, and one of the biggest in the world, Times reveals. 170 boats are entered in the 40th anniversary of the iconic Kiwi race – one of the biggest fleets in recent years. Entries close on Friday for...

Marley Spouting from Sunnyside


Tai Chi for Wellbeing

Join us at Te Paataka Koorero o Takaanini for a free session of Tai Chi, invites Auckland Council. Tai Chi is appropriate for people of all backgrounds and ages and is believed to offer a range of health benefits including improved balance, pain management, improved...



Foodbank in Manukau hit by thieves

A South Auckland foodbank run by Dave “Buttabean” Letele, a former professional boxer, has been robbed, NZ Herald reports. Letele, well-known for his free boot camps and motivational programmes, said the theft is a “real kick in the face”....