Practice Referenced


“Mammoth hearing no walk in the park: the flyover debate”, Michael Forbes,  Dom-Post (14 June)

Green Screens and the Presence of the Void”, Eye of the Fish blog (5 June)

Representation by Rod Oram to the Basin Bridge Board of Inquiry on behalf of Mt Victoria Residents Association (26 May)

Wellington warned against flyover”, Dominion-Post (23 April)

Witness Concise Summary on Urban Design by Jan McCredie on behalf of Mt Victoria Residents Association to the Basin Bridge Board of Inquiry (21 April)

Basin symmetry could be destroyed”, Dominion-Post (15 March)

Flyover alternatives passed over”, Dominion-Post (12 March)

Spectre of second flyover raised”, Dominion-Post (12 March)

Alternative flyover plan would need more land”, Dominion-Post (11 March)

Flyover opponents show their hand”, Dominion-Post (11 March)

“Congestion. What congestion?”, Dominion-Post (6 March)


Not a done deal - Mt Victoria Residents seek help to fight flyover”, Wellington Scoop (2 December)

Leaving it to the locals to fight the flyover”, Wellington Scoop (18 November)

Jack Yan opposes Basin flyover, warns there could be two”, Wellington Scoop (11 October)

Packed theatre hears Richard Reid warn of ‘irrevocable damage’ from two flyovers”, Wellington Scoop (13 August)

Inevitable? Why one Basin flyover will be followed by a second Basin flyover”, Wellington Scoop (12 August)

Whose memorial?”, Wellington Scoop (11 April)

Unbelievable: Council hopes trees will reduce visual impact of 300-metre flyover”, Wellington Scoop (22 March)

The flyover vote: what should have been the best result for the city”, Wellington Scoop (21  March)

Oram: Govt bulldozing good design”, Sunday Star-Times (17 March)

Council Basin flyover report ‘unconvincing’“, Dominion-Post (8 March)

Flyover review a ‘waste of money’”, Dominion-Post (2 March)

Editorial: Basin alternatives won’t fly”, Dominion-Post (17 January)

Offset Indulgences – 3: Wellington Flyover Update”, Price Tags (4 January)

2012 Second tunnel could replace Basin Reserve idea”, NZ Herald (20 December)

Second tunnel ‘better than flyover, Dominion-Post (19 December)

Beyond Motordom”, Kent Lunberg, Landscape New Zealand, Summer issue, p42

Canadian recognition for Basin Reserve roading option without a flyover”, Wellington Scoop (16 November)

Offset Indulgences – 2: The Wellington Flyover Alternative”, Price Tags (14 November)

A second alternative to the flyover, and a change of heart by the Regional Council”, Wellington Scoop (8 November)

“Editor’s note”, Michael Barnett, Landscape New Zealand, Spring issue, p2

2011 Ngataringa Bay Society goes into recess after job well done”, The Devonport Flagstaff, June 23, p32

Come Together”, Natasha Markham, Idealog #32, p74 (21 April)

“Historic hotel to start its ‘pub crawl’ home”, Prime TV and Radio Live (12 April)

2010 "Auckland’s Birdcage makes way for tunnel", (31 August)

"Transplanted Birdcage to get its old position back", NZHerald (24 June)

"Let’s put it back where it belongs”, Ponsonby News, June, p24

"Birdcage Tavern – Two Way Tango”, Ponsonby News, March, p18

2009 Design group wants Birdcage returned to its roost”, NZ Herald (10 August)

"Teflon-pads plan to shift heritage pub”, NZ Herald (18 July)

"Reinstating Birdcage Hotel ‘no problem” (17 July)

"Tavern’s move is one way only”, NZ Herald (14 July)

"El cheapo city council must go to end of cycleway”,
Brian Rudman, NZ Herald (1 May)

Designers back double move for Birdcage”, NZ Herald (09 April)

Don’t cut corners, planners told”, NZ Herald article on Birdcage Hotel (4 April)

2008 PastForward”, feature article in Idealog (15) May/June issue p62-63

“Path forms after volcanic debate - good progress is being made on the Mt. Roskill cycleway after heated public discussion” Central Aucklander (30 April)

2007 Transit urged to rethink landmark move”, National story on Birdcage Hotel proposal, NZ Herald (11 September)

"Make pub the focal point, tunnel planners urged”, National story on Birdcage Hotel proposal, NZ Herald (10 September)

"Transit may have to drop motorway interchange”, National story on Manukau Harbour Crossing Project and AVCS alternative proposal, NZ Herald (3 July)

"Pocket park plan for Auckland 2030”, article on Birdcage Hotel proposal in The Bay News (Jan-Feb)


"Bid to save Birdcage Hotel with pocket park”, article on Birdcage Hotel proposal in The Bay News (Dec)

"Revised plan eases pain for volcano”, NZ Herald article on re-design of Auckland City’s cycleway across Mt. Roskill volcanic cone (9 August)

2002 “Sanctuary to Reflect Our Cultures”, Wanganui Chronicle feature article on Pukenamu Queens Park Proposal

“Grand plan for Queens Park”, Wanganui Chronicle feature article on Pukenamu Queens Park Proposal
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