• CBD,  Markets,  Photography,  Uncategorised

    Nouveau Crochet

    There is a new sensation in Auckland. A change from those complaining about house prices and traffic woes. A new emerging hub of creativity has started to take root in Auckland. I saw this through three young people I met recently while interviewing them for Aucklife. Madison Douglas Bell is…

  • Articles,  Stories

    Weta Workshop- Unleashed

    Luck struck this week! Aucklife was lucky enough to be invited to go through the Weta Workshop- Unleashed ahead of its opening next week in Auckland. To be honest, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I was happily surprised to step into a world; part film set and part workshop. Our…

  • Aucklifers,  Lifestyle,  Stories,  Uncategorised

    Georgia Cubbon – Gold FM

    Georgia Cubbon has been a radio announcer on New Zealand radio for the past decade. She’s a well-known personality, on and off-air. She recently left Radio Hauraki to become the newest member of Gold FM. I was nervous yet excited to meet this well-known and key New Zealand radio personality.…

  • Articles,  Uncategorised,  Warkworth

    WARKWORTH LIBRARY

    I was lucky enough to drop into the Warkworth library again this week and to chat with both their history librarian and their manager. These people are knowledgeable and exceptionally helpful and always looking for opportunities to extend the ways they support our local community. The library space is a…

  • Articles,  Epsom,  Favourites,  Featured

    Naturally Epsom

    Full of nature and nurturing, locals in the quietly beautiful Epsom will be all too familiar with weekend walks, the jogger’s club, our hill, and the unique essence of Cornwall Park and it’s animals, mammals, and flora and fauna. I always feel reacquainted with life’s beauty when I travel there,…

  • Articles,  Featured

    Auckland vs Sydney: Enjoying home.

    Sydney is famous for its harbour, its Opera House, its beaches and its shopping. A year ago “Sydney” was an easy weekend getaway. So until we have the trans-tasman bubble sorted out and we are free to venture around our “Island bubble”, let’s see how they match up. It’s free…