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Watch: Newshub reporters have been on the scene.

Live: Road closures, diversions will remain in place Thursday morning, commuters warned

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A total of six people have been treated for minor to moderate injuries on Wed.

The fire started around 1pm on Tuesday.

'Appalling': SkyCity workers told to carry on working despite smoke danger

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The stench of smoke was overwhelming, but some say they were told to continue as normal.


Televised Lotto draw canned as studio unavailable due to SkyCity fire

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It is the first time Lotto has been unable to air the draw live.

Watch: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses the media.

Full video: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern addresses SkyCity convention centre fire

The fire started around 1pm on Tuesday.

The fire began on Tuesday afternoon.

How the SkyCity fire could impact your health

Worried you've inhaled too much smoke? Here's what you need to know.

The fire has yet to be extinguished.

SkyCity fire: Full list of closures

The fire is expected to take another 10 hours to extinguish.

Watch: A compilation of the SkyCity fire.

How does the SkyCity inferno compare to NZ's largest fires?

The blaze continues to burn in Auckland's central business district.

Watch: MetService meteorologist Lisa Murray on The AM Show

Rain, wind and hail to blast Auckland

Winds up to 100km/h are forecast.

Watch: Fire and Emergency NZ speaks to media.

Livestream: Fire service speaks about SkyCity blaze

The ongoing inferno in Auckland's CBD has been called "devastating".

Watch: The fire can be seen across the city

'Delete this': Outrage over Russel Norman's tweet about SkyCity fire

He has been called "vile" and "nasty" for the post.

Watch: SkyCity and Fletcher Building joint press conference.

Livestream: SkyCity and Fletcher Building press conference

Chief executives will speak to media at 10am as the fire continues to rage.

Watch: The fire continues blazed into the night.

Night of fire: Photos show SkyCity blaze lighting up Auckland skyline

The flames could be seen across the central city overnight.

Watch: The fire continues to blaze into the night.

Nightfall highlights intense flames at SkyCity's convention centre

The blaze continues to rage on more than seven hours after it started.


Fire crews called to another suspected blaze in Auckland's CBD

Police confirmed there have been reports of smoke.

The store is confident the man will be identified.

Caught in the act: Sex shop shames shoplifter

A leopard mini dress and rechargeable butt plug were among his loot.

Smoke billowing from the SkyCity convention centre roof.

Person taken to hospital in serious condition confirmed to be firefighter

St Johns says three others were treated at the scene for minor injuries.

The centre has been under construction zone for longer than anticipated.

Concerns SkyCity convention centre blaze will have economic impact

Significant building delays have already caused setbacks.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern and Phil Twyford express disappointment in NZTA.

Ardern, Twyford say NZTA 'failed' to assess light rail options

"Do I have an expectation that agencies follow through on Cabinet decisions? Yes."

Watch: Fire and Emergency New Zealand Assistant Area Commander Dave Woom speaks to reporters.

Commuters face delays getting home after SkyCity fire closes Auckland CBD

Motorists and locals are warned to avoid the area due to toxic smoke and gridlocked traffic.

Watch: Auckland Chamber of Commerce chief executive Michael Barnett on the proposal.

Auckland Transport slashes speeds across central business district

Board members voted on the issue on Tuesday afternoon.