Public transport patronage the highest in more than 60 years

Ninety million public transport journeys have been made in Auckland in the past year.

A quick guide to property revaluations

Each year, the council’s budget sets out the amount of rates needed to keep Auckland running. Once the budget is set, we need to work out how much each ratepayer should pay.

Quiz: How much of a conservation expert are you?

Put your knowledge to the test this Conservation Week (14-22 October).

West Aucklanders say goodbye to plastic bags

Auckland Council's new pay as you throw service helps save you money and also saves the environment.

Auckland Conversations asks hard questions on greenhouse emissions

More than 500 people attended Auckland Conversations on 19 October to hear a range of expert views on how New Zealand’s economy will need to evolve in response to climate change.

Labour Weekend Events

Find out what's happening in Auckland over Labour Weekend.

Not your average superhero

Meet Janine Nillesen - one of our hardworking rangers at Ambury Regional Park.

Howick's heritage showcased on new mobile app

Howick Local Board is bringing the area’s history in to the 21st Century with the launch of the Howick’s Heritage mobile app.

2017 Auckland Brick Show

Come along to see more than 3000 square metres of LEGO® on display!

Plan ahead for travel this Labour weekend

Check out NZTA’s guide to staying safe and avoiding delays on the road.

QuizAKL! How well do you know the weeds in your back yard?

Test yourself with our weeds quiz to see if you can protect Auckland's plants and wildlife.

Mission Bay Art & Craft Market

Something for everyone this Labour Day at the Mission Bay Art & Craft Market.

AT launches Safer Communities programme

Auckland Transport aims to make it safer and easier to get around by foot.

Choreographer moves into park

Regional Parks Artist in Residence Chloe Loftus starts her residency.

Piha Labour Day Market

Delicious food, coffee, secondhand goodness, crafts, vintage, activities for the kids and more!

Watch: Auckland city centre development

Auckland has a renewed vision for the city centre and waterfront, with the opportunity to deliver a high-quality urban environment and well-integrated public transport.

Smokefree policy approved

Our updated policy focuses on our commitment to a healthy, smokefree city

Auckland Symphony Orchestra: Film Classics

A free family concert featuring songs from the silver screen.

Healthy Hunua

Three years on from the first range-wide pest management operation in the Hunua Ranges, the council will apply 1080 to the parkland and some neighbouring DOC and private land.

View Northcote’s proposed greenway

Initial designs for a greenway connecting various open spaces around the town centre have been completed.

Conservation Week

Love your backyard and make a difference this Conservation Week with more than 85 events.

JobFest reaching out to youth

Around 70 employers met face-to-face with 850 potential employees at JobFest.

Surf’s up for dogs

Most Auckland beaches have restricted dog access with hours that change seasonally. So, with summer fast approaching, now is the time to check when the access hours are at your favourite beach.

The Hobbs Wharf Market

A farmers'/collective market held on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month.

A guide to cross lease properties

Cross leases can be complicated and not everyone is aware of their rights and responsibilities – or what Auckland Council’s obligations are.

Guided Walks – South Auckland

Come join your local parks ranger and explore some of your parks, hidden gems and unique landscapes.