76 days ago

Owner of Auckland's Powerstation gig venue, dies of cancer

Melanie Earley Reporter from Central Leader

Kia ora neighbours, sadly, the owner of the Powerstation, a popular Auckland music venue, Gabrielle Mullins has died from cancer.
Gabrielle was diagnosed with stage four cancer in early 2020 which had spread throughout her body. She had been fundraising through Givealittle to pay for the unfunded cancer treatment Keytruda, but died on August 27 surrounded by her family. Read more about Gabrielle's life and legacy below.

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5 hours ago

Favourite summer holiday spots

Lorna Thornber Reporter from Stuff Travel

Hi everyone,
We'd be keen to hear about your favourite summer holiday spots in NZ. Is there somewhere you keep returning to year after year and, if so, what are the main attractions? What makes it such a stand-out spot? Any tips you may be able to offer on the best things to see and do there - as well as the best places to grab a drink or bite to eat - would be much appreciated. Please put 'NFP' (not for publication) in your comment if you don't want it to appear in a travel article. Thanks again.

1 hour ago

Poll: Do you like the police's new car?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

New Zealand Police have chosen the Skoda Superb as the new frontline police car.

Czech manufacturer Skoda will supply their new frontline patrol cars as the Holden bows out.

Police expect to deploy the first batch of Skodas in April 2021.

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5 days ago

Poll: Do you like the design of the new Team New Zealand's America's Cup vessel?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

Meet Team New Zealand's new America's Cup boat.

Te Rehutai was seen foiling under sail on its first outing after its Thursday night launch.

She was towed out from the team's base on Friday morning and got up on her foils while under tow during the planned test programme of sailing on the Waitemata Harbour.

*Please put NFP if you do not want your comments used by Stuff.

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Do you like the design of the new Team New Zealand's America's Cup vessel?
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