Kerbside collections over the holidays

Kerbside bin collection dates will change during the Christmas holidays. Check here for more information.

How Auckland used to celebrate Christmas

Discover a few highlights of Auckland’s historic holiday sites.

Walks for every Auckland landscape

Wherever you are in Auckland, these park walks are perfect for a staycation adventure.

Vector Lights for the Festive Season

Count down the 12 days of a Kiwi Christmas.

Pump track to come for Piha and Glen Eden

A relocatable pump track is to be used at Sunvue Park, Glen Eden and Les Waygood Park in Piha.

Christmas Lights at MOTAT

Light displays, carols, festive movies and the chance to meet Santa.

Parking changes will free up spaces around North Shore Hospital

AT is introducing a mix of paid, P120 and unrestricted spaces to make it easier to find a car park.

Christmas Events 2018

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

A new future for Pukekohe

Five Franklin Local Board members have been charged with shaping a new future for Pukekohe.

Work Do – Basement's 10th Annual Christmas Show

The year is 1997 and Go Away Travel agency is preparing for its end-of-year Christmas party.

Investment to support Papakura Marae's housing plan

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced a $1 million investment to support Papakura Marae's kaumātua housing plan.

Auckland Night Markets

Food, fashion, toys and lots of interesting sights and smells to tempt the senses.

Tāmaki Path Project Update

Work is on track for completion in early 2019 and an official opening celebration is planned for March or April 2019.

Playful Pop-up Books

An exhibition of movable and pop-up books from Sir George Grey Special Collections.

Whangaparāoa Centre Plan adopted by local board

The plan for the town centre has been adopted following feedback from the local community.

The Christmas Night Sky

Take a seat under Auckland’s largest snow globe and learn about the summer sky.

$317,000 aid for Hibiscus and Bays community projects

Grants focus on local board priorities and 73 organisations have benefitted in the last six months.

Under the Same La’ā by Tui Emma Gillies and Sulieti Fieme’a Burrows

An exhibition by a mother and daughter duo inspired by Tonga and New Zealand.

Westgate hub gifted name by Ngā Maunga Whakahii o Kaipara

The community facility, set to open in March 2019, has been gifted the name Te Manawa, which means the heart.

Messiah – 100 Hallelujahs

Auckland Choral’s 2018 concert will be extra-special as it's the choir’s 100th consecutive year of Messiah performances.

Auckland’s brightest festive season yet with Vector Lights

Count down the 12 days of a Kiwi Christmas with Vector Lights, 13-24 December.

Kaukapakapa Village Market

Join us every third Sunday of the month at the lively village of Kaukapakapa.

Shade sails arrive at North Shore playgrounds

New shade sails have been installed this week at playgrounds in Northcote and Birkdale.

Pop-up Globe – New Season 2018/2019

A new summer season with more battles, more blood and more beauty.

Mike Greer donates appliances for Tāmaki families

Fridge/freezers, washing machines donated to families in need.

Te Rima o te Metua Vaine

Two local Māngere collectives display expertly crafted textiles.

Concept approved for $6 million Kopupaka Reserve

Henderson-Massey Local Board has approved the concept for a new playground and open space development at Kopupaka Reserve in Westgate.

Above & Beyond

Explore aerospace innovation and technology at this exciting new exhibition at MOTAT.

Stormwater works revitalising Takanini natural heritage

A stormwater project is reducing the impact of flooding for Takanini residents and improving natural heritage.

Franklin community groups receive grant funding

More than $20,000 in grants has been awarded to groups working within the Franklin community.