In the second of a two-part series on Auckland stadiums, venues and museums, Simon Wilson looks at the waterfront options.

Should Auckland build a stadium on the waterfront? Or a museum? Or both?

Auckland mayor Phil Goff infuriated his councillors last year by spending almost a million dollars on a report on stadium options, which has not been made public. If it favours anything, it's likely to be a new stadium on land near Spark Arena.

Most of that land belongs to Ngāti Whātua. But the iwi's Ngarimu Blair says they don't want to invest in a stadium, because stadiums


How do John Tamihere's policies fit in?