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3000 homes for Mt Wellington Quarry Site

Roads can handle 3000-home development says Council NZ Herald article 06.09.2004 By PHILIP ENGLISH The Auckland City Council is confident roads will cope with an increase in traffic caused by a big housing development for up to 8000 people in the disused Mt Wellington quarry. The Environment Court has given approval for New Zealand’s biggest […]

Company launches quarry with hard rocker Barnes

Company launches quarry with hard rocker Barnes

What do you do to celebrate the opening of a hard rock quarry? Hire rock star Jimmy Barnes to hold a private hard rock concert, of course. At least that is what Auckland firm Stevensons has decided is a fitting opening for its latest quarry. The Aussie rocker will be in New Zealand for a […]