QuizAKL: The election edition!

Test your knowledge of Auckland with our vaguely election-themed quiz.

Lower Queen Street plaza design revealed

A stunning plaza and pedestrian space for Auckland in Lower Queen Street outside the Britomart Transport Centre.

New Lynn culvert reaches milestone

A change in the lane layout in Great North Road, New Lynn, marks a significant milestone in the installation of a new culvert under the road.

Meet a conservation hero: Andrew Sinclair

Our Auckland chats to Andrew Sinclair, a member of the Whakaupoko Landcare Group who carry out pest control in the Franklin region.


Be transported back in time to the heart-stopping, booty-shaking, mythical Pleasuredome nightclub.

What can Auckland learn from Toronto?

The Auckland Conversations: Liveable=Affordable event was held on Friday 22 September at the Viaduct Events Centre, as part of the RMLA conference.


Welcome to Wonderland... Boogie Wonderland!

Auckland takes out innovation awards

Two Auckland projects have won awards from the International Economic Development Council.

Black Ferns Celebration

Celebrate the Black Ferns’ Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 victory at a free public event.

Work begins on Huia Domain and foreshore

Work to reduce erosion on Huia Domain and foreshore will begin the week of 25 September.

Frickin Dangerous Bro's World Tour of Tāmaki Makaurau

What happens when a Fillipino, Iranian/Pakistani and Māori comedian join forces?

Stabilising Pukaki Crater rim

The rim of Te Pūkaki Tapu o Poutukeka Crater (Pūkaki) in Māngere has been stablised following a preservation project supported by the Māngere-Ōtāhuhu Local Board.

Operatunity Presents: Fabulous 50s

Suzanne Lynch leads a troupe of singers and band in our roll back of the clock.

Protecting pollinators from pesticides

As much as we love bees, many home gardeners are inadvertently damaging them in the process of creating the perfect garden.

The Corsini Collection

A window on Renaissance Florence.

WATCH: Drone footage from Manukau Bus Station construction

Construction of the Manukau Bus Station is well underway.

Navratri Garba Festival

Enjoy garba, the traditional dance of Gujarat state, for nine nights with delicious food.

Tourism in Howick gets a boost

Attracting more people to the Howick area to enjoy the local sites, shop and do business is at the heart of a plan developed by Howick Tourism.

Gatherings on the Manukau – Exhibition

Photographs from the Auckland Libraries heritage collections form the basis of this exhibition.

Have your say on homes and jobs for Drury and Pukekohe

Land around Drury and Pukekohe-Paerata has been identified for future urban development to accommodate significant growth over the next 10-20 years.

Shore Funny – Fresh Comedy

Get out of the house and get a laugh at this monthly comedy night.

Auckland Council supports response to fuel shortage

Auckland Council and its council-controlled organisations are working closely with the government to assist in addressing issues associated with the pipeline rupture and resulting fuel challenges.

The 26th Annual Wallace Art Awards 2017

See which of the hundreds of artist entries made it to the final round in this year's Wallace Art Awards.

Auckland Council’s zero-waste leading the world

Auckland Council has been globally recognised by the C40 Cities Awards 2017 as one of the most innovative councils in the world for climate change action.

Matilda The Musical

The multi-award-winning musical inspired by the beloved book by Roald Dahl.

Council warns against third-party dog registrations

Auckland Council is reminding dog owners around the region that it only accepts payment for dog registrations directly, not through third parties.

Huia Dam 1925-1929

The selected images in this exhibition show the development of the dam.

Have your say on Meola Reef Reserve

Providing a 10-20 year vision for the area, the draft plan takes into consideration the current values and uses of the reserve and proposes how to improve them.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

An exhibition of 100 breathtaking wildlife photographs from around the globe.

Eleven new car parks available in Mt Albert town centre

A number of new car parks are available in the Mt Albert town centre in the parking area near the Mt Albert rail overbridge and the Ray White real estate office.

Let's Dance!

An exhibition exploring the role dance has played in the life of Auckland since the early days of European settlement.

New Auckland Transport Chief Executive

Auckland Transport has appointed Shane Ellison as its new Chief Executive.

Short+Sweet Festival

A performing arts festival with 10-minute dance and theatre performances.