10 Jun 2024

Around the motu: Simon Wilson in Auckland

From Nine To Noon, 10:48 am on 10 June 2024
Smith and Caughey's on Queen St, Auckland.

Photo: Supplied / Smith and Caughey's

The imminent closure of Queen Street’s landmark department store, Smith & Caughey, Simon discusses the issues which have led to this.

Also the Save Queen St group is trying to stop the developer of inner city renewal project, Commercial Bay, from doing it again next door. 

And a there was a large turnout for the March for Nature in town on Saturday.

Simon Wilson is a Senior Writer NZ Herald