Celebrate with man's best friend

Dog lovers have an extra reason to celebrate this Friday as the Lunar New Year ushers in the Year of the Dog.

New deal makes 'Wynyard hybrid' proposal a viable option for America’s Cup

The Government and Auckland Council welcome a new deal for a Wynyard hybrid option that will deliver a world class America’s Cup village on Auckland’s waterfront in 2020-21.

Mayor announces more resources to tackle illegal dumping

Significant new resources announced to tackle illegal dumping in Auckland.

Auckland Council by-elections progress results

Following by-elections in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki Ward and the Waitematā and Manurewa Local Boards, Electoral Officer Dale Ofsoske has announced the following progress voting results:

Make the most of this fine weekend

With predictions of the tail of Cyclone Gita heading for New Zealand, the council is urging Aucklanders to devote a bit of time to getting prepared this weekend.

WIN TICKETS: Auckland City Limits

This one-day multi-genre festival is the perfect day out for family and friends.

Winner of the #myaklsummer competition

Congratulations to our winner and make sure to check out some of our fantastic entries!

How to cope with March Madness

March is the busiest time of the year on Auckland’s roads, public transport and cycleways.

Myers Park Medley

Entertainment galore, celebrity guests, clowns and a few surprises.

Mayor Phil Goff: Our thoughts are with the people of Tonga

Our thoughts are with the people of Tonga in the aftermath of Cyclone Gita, the worst storm to hit the country in 60 years.

Takarunga / Mt Victoria summit vehicle-free from March

The summit of Takarunga / Mt Victoria will be permanently closed to all private motor vehicles from 1 March.

Chinese New Year Celebrations

Traditional entertainment and activities to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Dogs on a mission

A heroic doggie pair and their human are voyaging over the ocean on a pest-control mission this week.

Auckland Council strides with Pride

Auckland has come a long way in celebrating the rainbow community, and Auckland Council is proud to be leading the way.

Vector Lights for Auckland Pride

A light show on Auckland Harbour Bridge celebrating Auckland Pride Festival.

Speeding up crowds getting to Mt Smart Stadium

Improvements to Penrose train station will get concert-goers to and from the station more quickly with less crowding.

Boost for biking in New Lynn

Wheels are in motion for the Seabrook Ave Cycleway project.

Movies in Parks 2018

Roll out the picnic blankets and watch a blockbuster movie under the stars.

All the things you never said

A Valentine's exhibition at Auckland Libraries will display unsent love letters submitted by the public.

Council offers tips to avoid flooding

Here are some tips on how to stay safe and reduce the risk of flooding.

Music in Parks 2018

This summer there's a sweet line-up of Kiwi talent at a park near you.

Ōrākei Local Board takes on Auckland cycle challenge

Local board members have signed up to February’s Auckland Bike Challenge.

Sustainable tourism strategy for Waiheke Island

A community-led initiative is being launched to develop a sustainable tourism strategy for the island.

Silo Cinema

Enjoy a movie under the stars, with food trucks and a pop-up bar.

Things to do with that special someone

Woo that someone special by taking them to one of our beautiful parks.

WIN TICKETS: Michael Jackson HIStory Show

Moonwalk your way to theatres as the Michael Jackson HIStory Show makes its return to NZ.