Pavlova Paradise?

Observer offers a how-to guide to buying property in NZ in its assessment of the global property market’s latest hot spot. According to their sources, “screen gods and goddesses are buying up idyllic island retreats by the dozen … and keeping very quiet about it.” Auckland, Northland and the Hawkes Bay feature in a North Island-centric list of recommendations.


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Study Provides Alarming Biodiversity Figures

Study Provides Alarming Biodiversity Figures

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