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Swarbrick wants marine reserve proposal to become reality

Auckland Central MP Chlöe Swarbrick says she would like to see the Hākaimangō-Mātiatia Marine Reserve proposal translate into genuine marine protection. She admits the proposal...

Island could lose say over ocean

Waiheke leaders are fighting to keep a local voice on the Hauraki Gulf Forum which is making plans for the future of the gulf. Waitemata...

Marine reserve plans for gulf create waves

Keep Our Beaches is renewing its fight over plans for marine reserves on the northern coast of Waiheke. Group representative Deb Cox, from Sandy Bay,...

Local groups condemn fishing park plan

The government’s plans for a recreational fishing park in the Hauraki Gulf are “reckless”, says Friends of the Hauraki Gulf. “The crisis facing the gulf...

Fishing park plan questioned

A recreational fishing park in the Hauraki Gulf would not provide adequate protection for marine life, the Hauraki Gulf Forum states. In its submission on...