Letter of the week: Hylton Le Grice, Remuera

Against widespread opposition, the proposal for an Erebus Memorial in the Parnell Rose Gardens remains one of the most bizarre and undemocratic decisions by local and national politicians of recent times.
The local community board, the Auckland Mayor and the Labour Coalition Government hastily approved the design of this large concrete mass without support of, or consultation with, the local community.
The Ministry for Cultural Heritage also admits public consultation was not undertaken.
At the last moment, the decision has now been put aside, for three weeks following the elections.
No one would wish to

Site and size

Fantasy dollars


Epic sex

Buy gosh


Flag burning

A brief word