A Colmar Brunton survey showed one in three New Zealanders (34 per cent) were reducing their meat consumption or eating no meat at all. Baby boomers were leading the meat-reduction charge, while most vegans and vegetarians were millennials, they found. What about you? Would you try a plant-based diet? Vote in the poll below.
25% Absolutely - I’m open to trying it25% Complete
23.5% No way - I love eating meat23.5% Complete
14.1% I am already following a plant-based diet14.1% Complete
37.3% I regularly eat plant-based but still enjoy meat37.3% Complete
Sonographers are going on strike for 12 weeks across Auckland's three district health boards from Saturday, potentially impacting patient wait times.
Have you been affected by the strike action?
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I have time to do it this week, or I can give the whole garden a big trim.
Auckland's new trains have started arriving from Spain - and they need to be unwrapped.
Harry Calder, 9, is at the train depot in Onehunga to pull the plastic off for a sneak peak of the trains before they hit the tracks, in this KEA Kids News video bulletin.
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