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Coast designer unfurls NZ flag option

The process of considering changes to the NZ flag is underway, and already many designs have been floated to gauge the public’s response.
The latest of these comes from graphic artist Ron Davidson of Stanmore Bay, whose recently finalised design now flies from his own flagpole.

Local Board fighting for Orewa seawall project

Work designed to reduce erosion and protect Orewa’s beachfront is not a priority for Auckland Council, and is not included in its 10-year budget (or Long Term Plan).

New trust saves Orewa artifical reef proposal from oblivion

After many false starts, keeping the proposal to build artificial reefs off Orewa Beach above water became too difficult for the Orewa Beach Reef Charitable Trust.
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