Monthly Archives: April 2013

Day one hundred and thirty: ANZAC Day

A day to remember and a day that is taking on more significance each year, ANZAC Day. If a pre-dawn start is too early then select a more sociable hour to pay your respects, numerous venues across Auckland tomorrow will be having parades and … Continue reading

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Day one hundred and twenty nine: Taniwha & Dragon Festival

Yet another cultural festival in Auckland this weekend. Taniwha & Dragon will be bringing together our Maori and Chinese communities and celebrating their unique relationships. The festival will be held this Saturday between 9am and 5 pm at the Orakei … Continue reading

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Day one hundred and twenty eight: Barilla Dumpling

If you have ever been stuck in traffic at the Balmoral lights on your way to town around tea-time you have probably noticed the queue of people spilling out of Barilla Dumpling.  Last week we investigated what all the fuss … Continue reading

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Day one hundred and twenty seven: ITM 400 Auckland

Auckland’s motorsport fans are no doubt counting the days down before the return of the V8 Supercars to Pukekohe. The Supercars haven’t been seen in Auckland since 2007.  Racing starts at Pukekohe Park Raceway on Friday the 12th of April with the … Continue reading

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