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This Is Me - Phil Goff

Phil cares passionately about New Zealand; the place and its people. His lifetime in politics has been driven by an innate sense of...

This Is Me - Nicky Crocker

Nicky is a geomancer. Webster's English dictionary defines 'geomancy' as "divination by geographic features or by figures or lines". DC...

This Is Me - Sally Blyth

Sally is an artist, in the broadest sense. She lives and breathes creativity. Some of it mad, like the insane World of Wearable Arts...

Auckland's Blue Bins Fiasco

Really?!? We are told we can keep hold of our old recycling bins to use for the Council's new 'paid for' rubbish collection service....

This Is Me - Amy Oakes

I took advantage of the great weather at the end of April & rode my motorbike up from Auckland to meet Amy Oakes. She had taken two weeks...

Travel broadens the eye

Once you have walked down the central reservation of the Jl. Gajah Mada in central Jakarta, you will never look at a city street in the...

Should restaurants close early?

I have to say, up-front, that I have since been persuaded by my much-better-half to give this restaurant a chance & eat there, and it was...