Kaitaia patients are having to travel for hours to see a GP, while other Northlanders are waiting up to seven weeks to get an appointment. What has your experience been like? What do you think should be done?
Te Roroa is thinking about restricting access to iconic kauri Tāne Mahuta to paid tours only in an effort to stop kauri dieback spreading. The iwi has just won a biodiversity award for the way it has responded to the threat of the disease. What do you think? Would you pay to see Tāne Mahuta?
The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.
The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.
29.5% Definitely - it’s inhumane29.5% Complete
14.3% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun14.3% Complete
3.9% I don’t have an opinion3.9% Complete
52.3% Only for those found guilty of abuse52.3% Complete