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Daniel Radcliffe has been photographed by Auckland Whale & Dolphin Safari after watching sea mammals in the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park.

Daniel Radcliffe goes whale watching in Auckland 28 minutes ago

The Harry Potter star had an "awesome" time in the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Folau's comments don't amount to hate speech.

Folau a product of 'fire and brimstone Christianity' - Harawira 30 minutes ago

It comes as a south Auckland minister says he 'cringed' when he heard about Folau's 'hell' comment

The rodent horde is coming for us as hungry pests head indoors.

Prepare for rat plague as numbers explode across NZ 1 hour ago

The rodent horde is coming for us as hungry pests head indoors.

Plans are in the works to bring back cash incentives for recycling.

'Our children will thank us'

Plans are in the works to bring back cash incentives for recycling nationwide.

Police have seized 39 guns in a raid on a home in Pukekohe on Sunday morning.

Police seize dozens of guns in south Auckland raid

The target of the raid - a former police officer - says the search was illegal.

Fourteen-hundred homes in the waterfront suburb of Te Atatu were without power.

Explosion cuts power to west Auckland homes

The cause of the explosion and subsequent outage are still being identified.

Damage in Tonga caused by Cyclone Gita.

Habitat for Humanity sets sights on Tonga

Habitat for Humanity needs $1 million to build more cyclone-resistant homes.

Auckland

Killers fan gets chance of a lifetime at Spark Arena gig

Brandon Flowers noticed her in the crowd and she was pulled on stage to play the drums.

The crash on Auckland's Southern Motorway is blocking all southbound lanes.

Two critically injured in separate crashes in Auckland and Manawatu

Two critically injured in separate crashes

The car crashed in south Auckland and was quickly engulfed in flames.

Rescuers drag man from burning car, seconds before it explodes

The car crashed in south Auckland and was quickly engulfed in flames.

Daniel Radcliffe working out at Auckland gym as Guns Akimbo moves into production.

Daniel Radcliffe spotted working out at Auckland gym

A woman proudly tweeted that she locked eyes with him "mid-squat".

Penny Bright may be losing her house due to unpaid rates.

Penny Bright's house sale process may be delayed by health scare

The activist's house is going under the hammer due to $35,000 of unpaid rates.

During last year's election, Jacinda Ardern's bodyguard attracted headlines for his hipster beard.

NZ cities catastrophically underperform in hipster rankings

Not even our cultural capital Wellington could crack the Hipster Index's top 250.

The shocking video shows motorists skip rush hour traffic, driving on the other side of the road.

Auckland drivers sink to new low to escape gridlock

Motorists are deliberately crossing double-yellow lines to queue jump.

Vector says prank callers have been holding up the repair queue.

Hundreds still without power in Auckland

A family with a three-month-old baby is frustrated after nine days off the grid.

Monte Cecilia Park.

Auckland Council admits parks in poorer areas not up to scratch

The council wants to close the gap.

Jones Ioane was forced to sleep in his car 160km away from his family.

Father sleeping in car to pay bills gets job, new home

Newshub readers helped reunite a Whangarei family after living costs forced them out of Auckland.

Judge holding gavel in courtroom

Auckland mother jailed for turning daughter into sex slave

Kasmeer Lata sold her underage daughter as a sex slave more than 1000 times over 18 months.

Officials insist it's not a revenue-gathering exercise.

Auckland bus lane takes $1.2 million in fines off drivers

Officials insist it's not a revenue-gathering exercise.

"We've got to see how we can make sure that we help people sooner."

'We can always do better' - Davis on Auckland storm response

"We've got to see how we can make sure that we help people sooner."