Barry's bonza birthday bang

Barry Colman

The Auckland Harbourmaster has issued an exclusion zone notice banning boaties from an area off the southern side of Brown’s Island on Saturday evening.

The no-go area will be the base of a major fireworks show being planned for 10pm by an Auckland businessman to celebrate his 65th birthday.

The ban will ensure boaties will be out of danger of the firing base, which will be detonating scores of rockets, including some from huge 40cm mortars.

(Happy BIrthday, Barry Colman - Editor)


Got a question about this story? Leave it in Comments & Questions below.

This article is tagged with the following keywords. Find out more about MyNBR Tags

Comments & Questions

Commenter icon key: Subscriber Verified

Post New comment or question

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

NZ Market Snapshot

Forex

Sym Price Change
USD 0.7081 0.0008 0.11%
AUD 0.9559 -0.0005 -0.05%
EUR 0.6400 0.0013 0.20%
GBP 0.5313 0.0015 0.28%
HKD 5.4947 0.0066 0.12%
JPY 72.4790 -0.1230 -0.17%

Commods

Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1317.9 -6.180 2016-06-28T00:
Oil Brent 49.3 1.490 2016-06-28T00:
Oil Nymex 47.9 1.590 2016-06-28T00:
Silver Index 17.8 0.100 2016-06-28T00:

Indices

Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 6716.6 6804.2 6716.6 1.30%
NASDAQ 4643.9 4693.0 4594.4 2.12%
DAX 9458.4 9554.4 9268.7 1.93%
DJI 17190.5 17409.7 17140.2 1.57%
FTSE 6140.4 6245.2 6140.4 1.58%
HKSE 20217.1 20387.5 20172.5 0.90%
NI225 15523.4 15626.7 15323.1 1.59%
ASX 5103.3 5156.5 5103.3 0.77%