Western Springs has it all
What do you like best about living in Western Springs? I can walk to Grey Lynn, the Zoo, Motat, Western Springs Park, Kingsland, Eden Park, bike to Pt Chev for a swim, or easily bus or train into town, two motorway options for work . . .
But don’t tell everybody cause they’ll want to live here too.
How long have you lived here and where are you originally from?
I’ve been in Auckland 17 years this month, and before that, grew up in Rotorua. What do you like least about Auckland and how can we fix it?
I wish there was less rubbish in our city in general. I try to pick up something every day when I walk the dog. If we all took some responsibility around our neighbourhoods, our oceans would be far less polluted. Where’s the best place to buy dinner in your area?
Hong Thai on New North Rd. And who does the best fish ‘n chips?
I’d say the Fish and Chip
Shop on Sandringham Rd. Who is the Kiwi you admire most – and why?
Dame Whina Cooper. A leader who carried herself with dignity. Such are the people that change the world. If I was Auckland’s mayor I’d . . .
Slash the cost of travelling on public transport and pour money into developing more train routes. When I’ve got a few free hours I like to . . .
Drive out to Muriwai and try falling off a surfboard again. The spot I’d recommend to tourists is . . .
Muriwai. Beautiful, beautiful beach.
Sheree: Loves living in Western Springs and visiting Muriwai.