Businesses across New Zealand are being called upon to enhance their cultural competence. On the 7th of March several Parnell businesses along with the Parnell Business Association attended a one day seminar hosted by Nathan Mahikai Riki of Riki Consultancy on how to strengthen their cultural...

OPINION - NZ Herald 7 February 2023 Cheryl Adamson, General Manager, Parnell Business Association Excuse the metaphor, but what we have experienced in the last week reminds me of a very bad bout of diarrhoea, caused by consistently ignoring the obvious signs. In one small corner of Parnell,...

OPINION - New Zealand Herald - 17 November 2022 With crime seemingly on the increase in the Auckland CBD, it’s time the Government began to count the cost to retailers. Tinkering around the edges with remediation is all very well, but retailers are still forking out. In...

Buono is a brand new Italian-themed delicatessen in Parnell, and they’re reviving the beloved markets previously run by La Cigale. In September, the country’s newest premier delicatessen chain opened its retail store and relaunched the markets that were disestablished last year. Buono owner, Richard Casey said the...

Christmas is a time of family, tradition, and festive magic in Parnell and it just wouldn't be the same without all that Galtons has to offer. Located once again at 195 Parnell Road and opening its doors to the public on Monday the 3rd of...

The rumours are true! Peter the T. rex has extended his stay until the end of 2023. If you haven't had a chance to meet Peter, You've now got extra time to visit! Bring your friends and family along to visit (or revisit) this magnificent 12-metre-long king...

​Shirley Cresswell on display during September ​Shirley Cresswell is a fulltime award winning artist based in Hamilton, New Zealand. Cresswell specialises in photo realistic New Zealand coastal subjects. Working in luminous acrylic on stretched canvas she renders her scenes with impressive realism, bringing to life captivating scenes...

Contrasting Views - September September and Spring is in the air. The gallery celebrates with an exhibition of excellence by leading New Zealand and offshore artists. Through the eyes of the artists horizons are extended and visual adventures enjoyed. CONTRASTING VIEWS is an exhibition of landscapes...