Easy to walk anywhere
Sean Beldon, 43, artist and designer, owner of Beldon Creative in Turua Street, St Heliers.
What do you like best about living in Glendowie?
We can walk everywhere – school, church, work and cafes.
Howlong have you lived here and where are you originally from?
I have lived here for just on nine years but I’m originally from Cape Town, South Africa.
What do you like least and howcan we fix it?
Littering. Bin it – it’s not hard to do.
Where’s the best place to buy dinner in your area?
Musashi in St Heliers.
And who does the best fish ‘n chips?
De Fontein – mussels & chips are much better.
Who is the Kiwi you admire most – and why?
The Finn brothers for making music that made me want to come to New Zealand.
If I was Auckland’smayor I’d . . .
Stop increasing rates and start decreasing bureaucracy.
When I’ve got a free fewhours I like to . . .
Catch up with a friend, read or see a movie.
The spot in Auckland I’d recommend to tourists is . . .
Waiheke, not just for a day.
Your two centsworth
I love living in the eastern bays and in particular Glendowie because of its closeness to the sea and green fields. Life is good.