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Australian Ape Nesting and Great Ape Comparison

Australian Ape Nesting and Great Ape Comparison

NESTING – A comparison of bedding between Great Apes and the fabled Australian Ape By Ray Doherty, Anthony Lipanovic, Nigel Francis, Lindsay Sander and Brad Payne A possible nest found near a tree nest location. This more than likely belongs to the adult which is more terrestrial as it gets

Howick Historical Village

Howick Historical Village

Haunted Auckland takes a step back in time to investigate the Howick Historical Village, looking for paranormal activity in building dating back to Auckland’s early colonial days.

The Trent Farm Photos – Analysis

The Trent Farm Photos – Analysis

(This paper was originally published in the proceedings of the 1976 UFO conference of the centre for UFO studies. This  version has been modified slightly in April 2000 for this Publication. This is the first of two technical and historical papers on The Trent photo case that were presented to

Te Kowatu O Hatu Patu [The Rock of Refuge], Waikato

Te Kowatu O Hatu Patu [The Rock of Refuge], Waikato

Te Kowatu O Hatu Patu also known as The Rock of Refuge. The rock stands at the roadside near Atiamuri, about 26km south of Tokoroa. The hollowed out rock was used by the legendary Hatupatu, a member of the Arawa tribe. When returning from exploring the forests he was being

There’s something in the house…

There’s something in the house…

My brother lived in a very old house in Te Kauwhata and the first few years they lived there, there was definitely a presence in the house. It manifested usually by strange electrical occurrences – phones and doorbells ringing when there was no one there, lights flickering when turned off,

Smith & Caughey’s Department Store

Smith & Caughey’s Department Store

The team checks out one of Auckland’s oldest department stores to find out what lurks in its subterranean labyrinth of storerooms.

Here lies Janie Seddon – Motueka

Here lies Janie Seddon – Motueka

The derelict rusted remains of the once proud Steamer Janie Seddon sits off the Motueka foreshore and has been a feature of the local seascape for years. She was the first fishing boat purchased by the Talley’s fishing group, but also served the New Zealand government as a military vessel

Sophie & the Boy without a face – A True Story by Sophie Collier, Age 8.

Sophie & the Boy without a face – A True Story by Sophie Collier, Age 8.

I’ve seen him more than once. A few times in some of the houses that we’ve lived in before, but the time I remember most clearly was when we moved into the house that we live in at the moment. I usually see him around the same week or so

Maori War & Early Settlers Cemetery –  Rangiriri, Waikato

Maori War & Early Settlers Cemetery – Rangiriri, Waikato

Rangiriri is a small town on State Highway 1, 17 km north of Huntly in Waikato. Here, on 20 November 1863, British troops and Waikato Māori sustained more casualties than in any other engagement during the New Zealand Wars. ‘Bloody Rangiriri’ was the decisive battle of the Waikato War. Waikato


Paranormal New Zealand is the home of Haunted Auckland, a Paranormal Investigation and Research group.

We are a dedicated group of paranormal enthusiasts, all having one thing in common – a passion and drive to find out as much as humanly possible about the mysterious and unknown field that is the Paranormal, as well as documenting New Zealand’s historical buildings and landmarks in their current state.

Through the years the team have investigated:

Auckland

… as well as many private home visits around Auckland and surrounding towns.

Some of the services and experience we have on offer:

Research and Investigation of buildings, historical locations and businesses

Photo & video analysis

Photographic enhancements

General paranormal consultation

Historical Research

Conferences / Public speaking

Educational talks & fundraising for historical locations

Media interviews


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