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An even better Catalina Bay is on its way

Early in the new year, you might notice a few changes afoot at Catalina Bay. Work will begin on an eighteen month programme of work to transform the a..

PilatesFIT Boutique

Chelsea Kawana has opened her new pilatesFIT Boutique studio at Catalina Bay, next door to the farmers’ market. To find pilatesFIT, come down the stairs from Launch Road and turn..

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Point on a Plate: Salty River Farm

In 2013, Daryn and Louise with their sons Sam and Joe left Waiheke Island after 17 years to begin a new life on a 50-acre farm near Port Albert and the Kaipara Harbour.Initially th..

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What's in a Name: Ralph Cochrane

Amongst the host of fascinating histories about the WWII heroes Hobsonville Point’s roads are named after Air Chief Marshall the Hon. Sir Ralph Alexander Cochrane’s story is a&..

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Catalina Bay Apartments display suite now open

The site of Willis Bond’s newest waterfront development, Catalina Bay Apartments, lies at the northernmost tip of Hobsonville Point.Formally the pre..

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Point on a Plate: The Oil Project

There’s a stall at the Catalina Bay Farmers’ Market that’s well and truly ahead of its time. It specialises in hemp products – predicted to kick off around the world as the..

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An even better Catalina Bay is on its way

Early in the new year, you might notice a few changes afoot at Catalina Bay. Work will begin on an eighteen month programme of work to transform the a..

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To market, to market this Christmas

This Christmas pick up gifts, everything you need for the big day, and plenty of festive spirit at the Catalina Bay Farmers Market. Here’s a tempting list of goodies that we thin..

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Point on a Plate: Earthbound Honey is creating a buzz

The folk at Earthbound Honey are, like most of us, happy as 2020 draws to a close, but they have reason to be happier than many. Long-term residents a..

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What’s in a Name: Sidney Wallingford Way

Sidney Wallingford was born in 1898 in Kent, England, but moved with his family to NZ when he was 13. However, no sooner had he’d finished school at..

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Outdoor makeover at Hobsonville Point Primary School

A ‘Treemendous’ outdoor learning environment is finally nearing completion at Hobsonville Point Primary School after a group of students decided i..

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What’s in a Name: Mill House

Doug and Audrey Mill beside their De Havilland Moth G-NZAT.F. D. Mill Collection, FDM-0915-P. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections.The grand colonial Georgian building known as ..

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Point on a Plate: Lalele Organic Gelato

Nathan and Mulan (she’s Cantonese, and named after the original Chinese heroine, not the Disney character) were growing veges in Whenuapai eight yea..

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Four Fletcher Living Axis Series homes just released

Two new ballots have just opened as part of the Axis Series of more affordable homes at Hobsonville Point. Both ballots are for Fletcher Living h..

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New Hobsonville Point ferry sailings coming in January 2021

Additional sailings each morning and afternoon will be added to the Hobsonville Point to Downtown Auckland ferry service from late January 2021. The e..

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What’s in a Name: Nevill Road

Left to right: Squadron Leader Leonard Henry Trent (awarded the Victoria Cross), Mr WJ Jordan and Air Commodore Arthur de Terrotte Nevill in front of a No. 487 Squadron Ventura at ..

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Point on a Plate: Creature comforts

We know we covered Little Creatures recently (remember that amazing New York Cheesecake with cherries and cocoa tuile?). But we had to let you know about a cool new ‘order and pa..

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What’s in a Name: Buckley Avenue

Maurice ‘Buck’ Buckley (left), mechanic Bill Harrington and deputy chairman C.H. Hewlett, with Avro 504K biplane owned, 1921. Credit: Alexander Turnbull Library.Maurice ‘Buck..

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Point on a Plate: Indian Summer

Indian Summer restaurant at 160 Hobsonville Point Road has more than its fair share of fansin the area. Owner and head chef Suresh (known to all as ‘TC’) has been delivering ex..

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COVID-19 Development Update - August

August 2020Construction under Alert Level 3Following the Prime Minister’s announcement Auckland remains at COVID-19 Alert Level 3 which will be in p..

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Modul Axis Series Ballot

Exciting news: Modul homes are coming to Hobsonville Point, including twelve three-bedroom, two-bathroom Axis Series affordable homes, all priced at $650,000.The 105m2 two storey h..

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Skip the commute and relocate your office to beautiful Catalina Bay

If you’re a Hobsonville Point local you’ll be familiar with Catalina Bay’s..

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Visit the Ovation Display Suite this weekend

If you’re keen to learn more about Ovation, the highly anticipated six storey boutique development by Winton, you can now visit the Ovation Display ..

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Second ‘Winterfest’ a huge success

The second Winterfest at the Point has been a huge success. The full week of events between 13-20 July was enjoyed by all, especially Hobsonville Poin..

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Te Onekiritea Point to reopen August 1st

Following an eight-week programme of land remediation work at Te Onekiritea, Kāinga Ora – Homes and Communities is pleased to advise that the reser..

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What’s in a Name: Eyton Kay Road

Stories of the heroes and heroines behind the names of the roads around the Point. Eyton Kay Road is named after Cyril Eyton Kay (RNZAF, DFC, CBE), who was mostly known as ‘Cyrus..

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Point on a Plate: Little Creatures

Little Creatures beer originated in Fremantle, Australia around 20 years ago. It was a huge success story over the ditch and is now also brewed in Melbourne, Hong Kong, Singapore, ..

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Hobsonville Point Winterfest 2020

Following a successful inaugural event last year, The Hobsonville Point Residents Society Winterfest returns with a fantastic array of events throughout the week of 13th - 20th Jul..

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The Marlborough Axis Series ballot is now open

For the first time ever, five ground floor apartments in The Marlborough by Winton are available as part of an Axis Series ballot for first home buyer..

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An independent life – together

Waterford on Hobsonville Point is a lifestyle village with a new attitude to independent living. Intended as a self-contained oasis for residents, it’s also well connected to the..

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Point on a Plate: 25ml Café

Apple Liu and her partner David Guo have been running the very popular 25ml Café onHobsonville Point Road for nearly three years now. David is the chef who provides mouth-watering..

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