Sylvia - saviour of 140,000 birds
85-year-old Sylvia Durrant says it’s time for DoC to take over as she retires from mending 4000 Auckland birds a year for the past 35 years.
Toi Art a template for a more ‘woke’ future
Te Papa’s 20th anniversary art exhibition is bursting with energy, personalities and ideas. Finally, says Hamish Coney, the elephant is in the room.
Political comedy the winning ticket
If she’s not leading the writing charge for TV3’s Jono and Ben and Funny Girls, 29-year-old Aucklander Alice Sneddon is tackling big issues through comedy.
How David Seymour is staying alive
Seymour knows the competition is only partly about dancing and really more about what he does for a living - campaigning for votes.