There is no shortage of great shopping destinations within a short drive of Wai O Taiki Bay, and with Auckland just a 14-minute train ride away and Sylvia Park seven minutes away in the other direction, you are right on the doorstep of two of the country’s biggest shopping centres, as well as being close to several of the smaller boutique shopping centres that are dotted across Auckland’s eastern suburbs.
It’s fair to say that Matisse is a brand that’s become synonymous with top-end European design, and that’s a reputation co-owners Alan and J...
The Same But Different
Can two identical homes be made to look and feel completely different? This was the challenge we threw down to Città, one of the country’s t...
Creating Communities has taken the unique step of engaging an independent quality assessor to ensure every home is finished to a premium sta...
Learning the Ropes
Getting children out, enjoying time on the water and encouraging boating are among the aims of the Glendowie Boating Club.
Wai o Taiki On Foot
From native bush teeming with bird life, places of historical interest to beaches & parks-there are plenty of options for outdoor adventures...
A love of baking and getting involved in the local community are part of the success story behind Tasmyn Gordon’s thriving café.
A Rich History
Wai O Taiki Bay & surrounding suburbs are steeped in a rich, culturally significant history.
A Family Affair
Wally Marsic spins a fishy tale or two about days gone by and what’s in store for the future.
The Architects’ Perspective
Creating Communities have engaged two leading New Zealand architectural firms to design a series of premium homes befitting this extraordina...
Art in the Community
Music, dance, drama, art, and even movie-making classes are on offer to all budding artists at this stunning community facility.
By listening carefully to his customers, Avon Rzoska, owner of Avon’s Butchery, has kept his business humming for close on 40 years.
Breathe, Relax and Enjoy
With piles of colourful cushions, calming music and yoga mats neatly rolled up, Yoga Shack is ready to say “Namaste” to its next class.
The A-frame building is a local landmark and also the headquarters of the last remaining pony club in the inner suburbs of Auckland.