Zoo Tales: Meerkat mealtime

Carnivore keeper Ellie loves looking after our mischievous mob of meerkats.

Pop-up garden transforms empty CBD lot

A pop-up garden with playground equipment is being built on the corner of Albert and Wellesley streets in Auckland’s CBD.

Plans to extend Quay Street Cycleway

Plans have been revealed for the extension of Quay Street Cycleway east to 200 metres west of The Strand.

Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park 2016

Gather your friends and family for a magical evening of free entertainment and fabulous fireworks.

Christmas Parades & Festivals

Local Christmas events including Santa parades, carol-singing events and festivals across the Auckland region.

Have your say on the Howick Village Centre plan

What could Howick Village look like in 30 years? That’s the focus of a new plan being developed by Auckland Council.

Lightpath celebrates first birthday

Hundreds of Aucklanders held an early first birthday party for an Auckland landmark – the pink Lightpath, Te Ara I Whiti.

Wynyard Christmas Quarter

An array of fun family events this summer with plenty of food, goodies, music, crafts and a whole lot of surprises along the way.

Polynesia comes to Auckland waterfront

Today is the start of popUP South, showcasing a rich diversity of Polynesian handicrafts, food and entertainment from South Auckland at Wynyard Quarter on Auckland’s waterfront.

Changes coming for Britomart Station users

Downtown train users returning from their Christmas break will find the current Chief Post Office building closed and new entrances created for Britomart station.

Have your say on safety improvements for State Highway 16

The NZ Transport Agency is inviting the public to have their say on improvements planned for State Highway 16 between Brigham Creek Road and Waimauku.

Young eco warriors awarded

A hard-working group of Year 9 students from Mission Heights Junior College have been awarded the 2016 Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.

Free Music Lineup at Summer in the Square

Check out Auckland Live's free December music lineup in Aotea Square for Summer in the Square.

Silo Park Summer Programme

Silo Park’s community of good times is here for the summer with Silo Markets, Silo Cinema and more.

Restricted fire season begins on 1 December

As usual the fire season changes come into force as we head into the summer months, in response to the drier and windier conditions.

Lee Mingwei and His Relations: The Art of Participation

Unique participatory experiences by one of the world’s most engaging international contemporary artists.

Have your say on the Parnell Cycleway

Auckland Transport (AT) is seeking feedback until 23 December on a new residential parking zone and cycleway in Parnell.

Kids star when they Dare to Explore

Auckland Libraries' summer reading programme is back and primary school students have brought this year’s Kia Māia Te Whai/ Dare to Explore summer reading programme to life.