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Injuries sustained by two women who say they were attacked by two other people at Onehunga's Dress Smart mall.

'Nobody helped us' - sisters afraid to go outside after alleged assault at Auckland mall

Their image of NZ as a safe place full of opportunity has been shattered by the attack.

Two men who drowned in separate incidents in Auckland on Sunday are named

The deaths occurred at Hunua Falls and at Ramarama.

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The project is the brainchild of Waikato’s Dawn Harpur, who thought of it while teaching herself to crochet.

Auckland hospital trials crochet 'octopals' to help soothe premature infants

The octopuses help prevent babies from dislodging life-saving tubes by enticing them to grip the tentacles instead.

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The water once provided Auckland’s drinking supply, but too many geese have moved in.

Auckland Council looks to encourage eel population, reduce goose poo at Western Springs

While water from Western Springs once helped supply Auckland, water quality and lake pollution from birds have plagued the park for years.

Around 350 services in Auckland will be affected when some drivers walk off the job for 24 hours, while Go Bus drivers in Hamilton will strikes for four hours this morning.

Public transport users in Auckland to fork out more for using bus, train and ferry services

Customers will soon have to fork out as much as 50 cents more per trip.

White Noise: Some Aucklanders have more of a say on their city's future than others

Voices of younger, poorer and ethnically diverse communities in Auckland are being drowned out by older, wealthier, Pākehā residents.

The Auckland facility is set to lose nearly $80 million over the next 10 years.

Eden Park offered sweetener by Auckland Waterfront Consortium

It's offering to bail the troubled and cash-strapped Eden Park - if it is allowed to go ahead and build a new national stadium on the waterfront.

Body of man who disappeared at waterhole in Auckland's Ramarama recovered

It's understood the 50-year-old man was on his first visit to the location.

Man charged over Auckland shooting

The victim is recovering in hospital after being shot in Whenuapai on January 14.

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The three finalists include behavioural scientist doctor Marewa Glover, mental health advocate Mike King and social entrepreneur Lisa King.

Three finalists announced for New Zealander of the year

The award ceremony will be held in Auckland next month.

Search resumes for two missing swimmers at different Auckland locations

Both incidents involve a man going missing, one at a Ramarama swimming hole, and Hunua Falls.

Residents get say on track upgrades in Waitākere Ranges

Aucklanders are being asked which tracks in the ranges they think should be next in line for upgrades.

Two men missing after water incidents at Auckland swimming spots

Access to Hunua Falls has been closed while police search for one man, while another is missing after entering the water in nearby Ramarama.

Man critically injured in workplace accident in Auckland CBD

The injured man was taken to Auckland Hospital.

A photo of a woman who allegedly let a toddler steer her car while she looked at her mobile phone.

Photos appear to show Auckland woman letting toddler steer on motorway while she looks at phone

The incident reportedly took place yesterday afternoon on the Manukau section of the motorway.

Woman struck by windscreen fragment after airgun apparently fired in Auckland

Police are appealing for information that can help them identify who fired the pellets.

Auckland's Queen Street Traffic Light with the Sky Tower in the background

Chances of being caught on red light safety camera in Auckland doubles from today

All of the city's 12 red light safety cameras will now be operational at the same time.

St John Ambulance (file picture).

Person suffers critical injuries after trench collapses on them in Auckland

The accident happened in New Windsor, this afternoon.

More trouble could be looming for British travellers with police making further inquiries

Five of the group have been give deportation notices, with one charged with theft.

Fire crews respond to well-involved fire in Auckland CBD

Four crews are at the blaze on the corner of Karangahape Road and Queen Street.

Flag in the city

Auckland Pride Board cancels parade in wake of police uniforms controversy, walk planned instead

Last month, several major corporate sponsors withdrew support from the annual parade.

Mana whenua of Auckland's North Head returns to iwi

From Friday, Maungauika, or North Head in Devonport, will be legally administrated by the Tūpuna Maunga Authority.

Man dies following workplace accident in Auckland's Onehunga

Emergency services were called to a site in Neilson Street late this afternoon.

Man accused of scamming tourists with room at Auckland hotel

Online reviews of the property tell similar accounts of customers having to move into alternative accommodation at short notice.

Flea breakout prompts fumigation at Middlemore Hospital's surgical ward

Fleas can be a problem in hospital settings this time of year, a hospital spokesperson says.

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The tourists first shot to infamy when footage of them allegedly littering and abusing locals at an Auckland beach was posted on Facebook.

Member of havoc-causing tourist group charged with theft of Red Bull, sunglasses

The 26-year-old is set to appear in court this morning, one day after the group was ordered to by INZ to leave the country.

Clothing retailer H&M announces third Auckland store to open

The new store, which will open in autumn, will be located in Botany Town Centre.

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