Tag: 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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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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Ian Foster New Head Coach Of The All Blacks

New Zealand Rugby Union has confirmed today that Ian Foster will be the new head coach for the All Blacks. Ian Foster 54 year old has won the race for the role as head coach of the All Blacks ahead of Crusaders rugby coach Scott Robertson. Ian Foster will be promoted from his role as an assistant ...

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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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