Chris Walker talks to Cath Handley about ferry services, the AT Matitia trial and recently announced cuts to the Waiheke bus network. For this story we also approached Auckland Transport, Fullers and Waiheke Bus Company, none of which responded before we went to air. Auckland Transport later provided a written response to our questions. Who […]

Chris Walker talks to Local Board chair Cath Handley about Matiatia parking changes, the local board’s pathway plan and consultation about the location of 14m high sculpture Manuesina

Chris Walker talks to Local Board Chair Cath Handley about Matiatia, local board funding and freedom camping

Opinionated Islanders Alan Knight and Rob Meredith join Chris Walker on Island Life to discuss the Kennedy point marina decision, Matiatia and meth testing

Cath Handley joins Chris Walker on Island Life on 7 April 2018 to talk about taking over the chair role on the Waiheke Local Board. Photo credit: Gulf News

On Thursday 17 Dec 2015 the Environment Court handed down it’s decision on the proposal to develop a marina in Matiatia Bay. The decision was no. Opposing the propsal in court has local group Direction Matiatia. Spokesperson Merran Lawler joined Brent Simpson on Island Life to discuss the outome of the hearing. Photo credit  – […]

Some interviews from the archives this week: Historian Paul Monin talks about the release of his book Matiatia: Gateway To Waiheke; Artist Te Toi Rangiuaia (Paora) speaking at the WaiTalks event in May 2015; Katy Soljak plays live in the studio to mark the release of her latest album in 2013; and one year one […]

David Basham talks to Meran Lawler about the possible implications of the Auckland Unified Plan on marina development at Matiatia, and he previews the upcoming NZ International Film Festival

David Basham talks to John Ewer about the Onetangi Beach Races, and Merran Lawler and Frankie Hill from Direction Matiatia.

Photo credit: Kevin Appleton On Sunday the 23rd of June 200 people gathered for Hikoi Matiatia, a march from Alison Park to Matiatia protesting against a marina proposed for the bay. Those marching had a diversity of views but were united in their opposition to the marina. This podcast features some of the voices and […]

Waiheke Radio

Current track
loading ...