Latest News for: Auckland land


Tyre issue forces Air NZ Cooks flight to divert

Cook Islands News 22 Feb 2024
A busy Air New Zealand service to the Cook Islands was forced to turn back for Auckland two hours into its journey ... takeoff and landing ... NZ946 landed safely back at Auckland International just after 2.30pm.

Auckland Households Face 29 Percent Rate Rises to Fuel Future Wealth Fund

The Epoch Times 22 Feb 2024
... Fund, estimated at $3 billion (US$1.9 billion), and includes a plan to lease some land at the centrally-located Ports of Auckland for development.

Total signal failure behind widespread Auckland train disruption

NewstalkZB 22 Feb 2024
A total signal failure across the Auckland rail network this morning could have ended in disaster and is causing ongoing delays, some up to 40 minutes long ... The train was forced to stop its service on the outskirts of Auckland in Papakura.

Residents say south Auckland solar farm will ruin 'rural outlook'

RNZ 22 Feb 2024
Residents of a quiet rural south Auckland community say ... Kenny Ardmore Limited (KAL) plans to build and operate a solar farm with 18,000 solar panels, on 13 hectares of land at Ardmore, south Auckland.

Air NZ flight to Rarotonga springs 'flat tyre', diverts back to Auckland

NewstalkZB 21 Feb 2024
A busy Air New Zealand service to the Cook Islands has turned back for Auckland two hours into its journey ... NZ946 was rerouted back to Auckland this morning after being unable to land at Rarotonga ... takeoff and landing.

Residents taking legal action against Auckland Council over land dispute

NewstalkZB 20 Feb 2024
Blockhouse Bay residents are pursuing legal action against Auckland Council over a dispute involving land originally gifted for pensioners and a new development by Kāinga Ora ... Part of the land now ...

Average Auckland household facing extra $613 for rates and water bills this year

NewstalkZB 20 Feb 2024
Another key - and controversial - part of the long-term plan is a pitch by Brown to sell a long-term lease for Port of Auckland’s operations while keeping the waterfront land in public ownership.

Fa'anānā Efeso Collins: 'The giants whose shoulders I stand on'

RNZ 20 Feb 2024
Collins was a youth worker and became an Auckland councillor for the Manukau ward, and chair of the Ōtara-Papatoetoe Local Board for three terms from 2016 to 2022 ... this was the land of milk and honey.

'Stretched out his hands': Witness describes moment man hit by vehicle in Auckland CBD

NewstalkZB 19 Feb 2024
A person that witnessed a pedestrian being hit by a car in Auckland’s CBD last night said the victim “jumped at the last moment” before landing on the vehicle’s windshield ... “He rolled off the windshield to his left and landed on the concrete.

Auckland councillors debate mayor Wayne Brown's possible rates increases

RNZ 19 Feb 2024
Mayor Wayne Brown's proposal for the Long Term Plan was put forward last year, and includes establishing a $3 billion wealth fund for the city, and plans to free up some land at the Port of Auckland for public use or development.

Thomas Wynne: A call for solidarity

Cook Islands News 17 Feb 2024
In 1863, Ngāti Whātua entrepreneur Paul Tūhaere sailed a 56-tonne schooner called Victoria from Auckland to Rarotonga ... Tūhaere and his hāpu were given land on Rarotonga, and the Victoria was soon sailing back to Auckland loaded with tropical fruit.

Dan Hooker Net Worth 2024: Wealth of the MMA and UFC Star

Fight Fans 15 Feb 2024
What kind of investments does Dan Hooker have? Hooker has invested in real estate, including a house in Auckland and various lands, and owns a collection of cars and bikes.

Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown says government's 'electioneering' will have consequences

RNZ 13 Feb 2024
The Auckland Mayor is ... Brown said Auckland Council was the only council without control of its Regional Land Transport Plan, but he believed the government would pass legislation to change that.

Second Costco Wholesale site tipped, bosses aren't confirming

NewstalkZB 12 Feb 2024
So far, Costco has only one store at Westgate on Auckland’s northwest fringes and nothing has been announced since about where it might go next ... business on 6.3ha for a Costco on the Rolleston land.

Getting Transport Back On Track In Auckland

Scoop 09 Feb 2024
Transport Minister Simeon Brown has today confirmed his high-level transport priorities for Auckland, in the lead up to releasing the draft Government Policy Statement on Land Transport ... .