Monthly Archives: January 2011

Day thirty two: Auckland Folk Festival

As we have mentioned on Auckland 365 events are aplenty this weekend. But if you are searching for something a little off-beat, I suggest you consider the Auckland Folk Festival. The longstanding event is held in the Kumeu Showgrounds every … Continue reading

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Day thirty one: Atomic Cafe, Kingsland

Aucklanders are fairly passionate bunch about their coffee, and we are no exception. In particular, Atomic Coffee Roasters in Kingsland keeps us coming back for more.  Atomic is a well known bean, served in many a café throughout the country, … Continue reading

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Day thirty: O’Hagans 5k run

If you included “more exercise” on your list of New Year’s resolutions, we have the perfect solution. O’Hagans Bar in the Viaduct Basin hosts the longstanding 5k run/walk. The weekly Tuesday run kicks off at 6pm with walkers setting off … Continue reading

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Day twenty nine: Te Henga Walkway

New Zealand is internationally renowned for its walking and hiking opportunities. Though often overlooked, the Auckland area is home to some fantastic day walks within touching distance of the central city. At the top of this list would have to … Continue reading

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Day twenty eight: Matakana Farmers Market

The Saturday Market in Matakana is one of the longer standing farmers markets in the Auckland region. On our recent visit we were curious to see if things had changed over the years, but were pleased to find that the … Continue reading

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