Monthly Archives: September 2010

Day six: Cornwall Park

 Take advantage of the longer evenings and stroll through one of Auckland’s favourite parks.  I don’t want to tempt fate but the past few days have me believing that spring is actually in the air. Just look at Cornwall Park … Continue reading

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Day five: Auckland Heritage Festival

For anyone at a loose end this weekend, go out and embrace our wonderful city by choosing an event in the Auckland Heritage Festival. The Festival runs from 18th September to 3rd October and celebrates Auckland’s ancestry, diversity and landscapes. Over 150 events are on offer, ranging from heritage … Continue reading

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Day four: Maraetai

Given how awful the weather has been of late a beach destination should provide the perfect remedy. Tucked away on the Pohutukawa coast, Maraetai provides an idyllic setting for a summer barbeque or winter stroll. On a clear calm day … Continue reading

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Day three: New Zealand Fashion Week

For all you fashion aficionados NZ Fashion week begins next Tuesday the 21st of September. The event is based around the viaduct harbour and provides a great opportunity to get up close and personal with established and exciting new designers. … Continue reading

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Day two: Frasers

Keeping with the Mt Eden theme I want to highlight an institution on the Auckland cafe scene: Frasers is located in the heart of the Mt Eden shops, which almost have an English high street feel to them.  It is … Continue reading

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Day One: Mt Eden

What better way to get Auckland 365 up and running, than Maungawhau Mt Eden as our first entry – home to the best views in the city.  Vistas stretching to the mouth of the Manukau in the West, the sparkling waters … Continue reading

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