Jonah Lomu's life celebrated in two events

Pasifika communities will pay traditional tributes to Jonah Lomu at a unique celebration of his life in Manukau on Saturday, ahead of the official memorial service at Eden Park on Monday.

New festival celebrates Māori culture

The first Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival will take place on Auckland Anniversary Weekend 2016.

Auckland to host major international flower show

Auckland is again to host an international flower show, the first since the Ellerslie International Flower Show moved to Christchurch in 2008.

Council committee considers Auckland’s finances

Find out more about the role of Auckland Council's Finance and Performance Committee.

Travel tips for Santa’s big arrival

Join the fun and take the family by bus, train or ferry to the Farmers Santa Parade starting this Sunday 29 November at 1pm.

North Rodney council proposed

The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.

New dog rules for Point Chevalier Beach

New dog access rules for Point Chevalier Beach aim to balance the needs of all users of the beach.

Video: What happens when you transform a car park into a place for people?

Earlier this year we transformed car parks on Lorne and High streets into places for people.

Christmas Parades & Festivals

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

Summer in Silo Park

Celebrate the people and stories of Auckland through movies, music, markets and more.

Parts of Avondale Community Centre and Avondale Community Pre-school closed

Recent routine testing of the air quality at the Avondale Community Centre and Avondale Community Pre-school has detected mould spores in the air.

Federal Street Festival

This free event features live entertainment and pop-ups of the street’s signature restaurants and bars.

Award for Auckland Council’s Parks, Sport and Recreation team

Auckland Council’s Parks, Sport and Recreation unit are the proud recipients of the Skills Active Aotearoa Organisation Award.

Win an Auckland Multipass

The Auckland Multipass gives card holders significant discounts on entry to five of Auckland’s top attractions.

Good progress in two years of Housing Accord

The Auckland Housing Accord is freeing up land faster for housing and helping drive increasing momentum in residential construction.

Auckland Council's Artist in Residence wins photography prize

Auckland Council's 11th Artist in Residence, Conor Clarke has recently won the Renaissance Photography Prize

Love of libraries spans the generations

The matriarch of four generations of Auckland Libraries users always told her children you’re never alone as long as you have a good book – and they listened.

Record turnout for Clevedon A&P Show

The annual Clevedon Agricultural and Pastoral Show reached record visitor numbers, aided by a stunning weekend of blue skies.