10 November 2010


my city: auckland by dan gosling

Story by Claire Sullivan

We ask local characters to give us an insight on their favourite haunts.

The fashionisto of Stolen Girlfriends Club, Black Box Boutique and The Department Store fame takes us on a journey of his favourite places in his city – Auckland.

Westmere Butchery for their organic lamb racks and Peri Peri chicken sausages. (131 West End Road, Westmere, Auckland)

Dizengoff café for their amazing ability to create the best Allpress coffee in town. (256 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland)

Zus & Zo café for tasty sandwiches (228 Jervois Road, Herne Bay, Auckland)

Swimming at Thorne Bay off Minnihaha Ave in Takapuna

Nishiki – Japanese just the way I like it – quick and tasty. (100 Wellington Street, Freeman’s Bay, Auckland)

The backside of North Head with a rug and fish and chips from the Devonport fish & chip shop. Always take the dog, kids and cardboard. (26 Victoria Road, Devonport)

Mondial for sangria and the best tapas in town. (549 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland)

And Burrell’s demolition across the road from my work that offer everything from used kitchens, bathrooms, shop fittings and cabinets. I always find amazing structures for shop fittings here. (18 Westmoreland Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland)

get out of here: piha

By Anna Hood

Many a day trip has been had out to Piha and many black sandy selves have reluctantly been carted back to Auckland but...

+ Read More

Top Posts This Week