Category: New Zealand
Strange Lights Seen Over Auckland, New Zealand

It's 4th February 2020, I was going for my nightly walk and I was walking along Mangere bridge walkway going towards the Old Mangere bridge town centre.  When I looked to my right and up in the sky was a trail of lights.   I thought to myself am I seeing things, So I took another ...

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How The Kiwi Lost Its Wings

How The Kiwi Lost Its Wings

The Story How The Kiwi Lost Its Wings One day, Tane Mahuta, the god of the forest, was walking through the forest.  He looked up at his children reaching for the sky and he noticed that they were starting to sicken, as bugs were eating them. He talked to his brother, Tanehokahoka, who called ...

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How To Make a Traditional Maori Hangi

A hāngi ( Earth Oven ) is a traditional Māori style of cooking which is still commonly practised throughout New Zealand. The hāngi is a process where steam is cooking the food while in beneath the ground more like a pressure cooker. This kind of style of cooking can be found throughout the ...

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Auckland’s Giant Iconic Santa Stature Retiring

The 60-year-old Auckland Farmers Santa statue will be retiring this year from his position at the Farmers building on Queen Street.   The organisation which owns the statue, Heart of the City, says it's too expensive to maintain him. "It's about $200,000 per year to store, maintain and ...

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Superyacht In Auckland

Superyacht In Auckland

Hey Guys! Today I thought I'll take the train from Avondale train station to downtown Britomart train station where I thought oh well might as well go for a walk around the waterfront and doing some videoing.  It was around about 5 pm (Peak Time) so there were a few office workers just ...

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White Island Eruption, New Zealand.

Six people have been confirmed dead, and eight people are still missing. There are 31 people in hospital after White Island volcano erupts twice.  New Zealand Police now say "to correct an earlier statement, it is too early to confirm whether there will also be a criminal investigation. ...

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Free Things To Do In Auckland.

Now we all love free stuff! So I have put a list together of some "Free Things To Do In Auckland, New Zealand" Auckland Botanic Gardens  Auckland Botanic Gardens is located on Hill Road in Manurewa, South Auckland and is situated on 64 hectares (156 acres) of land, including 10 hectares of ...

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