Forty-five thousand new riders in Auckland last year

Auckland is experiencing a biking boom with a report released by Auckland Transport showing big numbers taking to two wheels over the past year.

Public artworks make a splash at Albany pool

Korean-Kiwi artist Seung Yul Oh is making a splash at Albany Stadium Pool with the unveiling of his latest works, Upon a Pond and Drop a Loop.

It’s wartime on pests

Auckland’s unique and diverse natural environment is one of our greatest treasures, and we all have a part to play in taking care of it. As part of an ongoing commitment to protecting our environment, Auckland Council is hosting the inaugural Auckland Pestival.

Pukekohe Station upgrade to start in July

The upgrade of Pukekohe Station is due to begin in July and be completed in early 2018.

Young Aucklanders step up

Twenty-one young Aucklanders were inaugurated as the new Auckland Council Youth Advisory Panel at a ceremony in the Town Hall on Saturday 10 June.

Flashback Friday: Mission Bay, then and now

This popular central Auckland beach was as beloved at the turn of the 20th Century as it is today – but did you know it was also once home to a flying school?

Peoples Panel: Giving a voice to Aucklanders

OurAuckland talks to Rachel about being a Peoples Panel member

Would slower speed zones help make your neighbourhood safer?

The introduction of slower speed zones in town centres and some residential areas is a key initiative in the draft Waitematā Local Board Plan 2017.

The uncertain future of the Mt Albert Aquatic Centre

Since 1996 Mt Albert residents have had access to the Mt Albert Aquatic Centre – but it could be gone for good in a few years.

Have your say on Three Kings Plaza

The Puketāpapa Local Board is seeking feedback on a Three Kings Plaza Masterplan.

Be part of the 2017 Auckland Diwali Festival

Do you make an incomparable dahi puri? Gulab jamun that people will travel across town for? Or are you part of a dance group able to help showcase Indian performance styles?

Don’t miss the truck: Get your recycling out by 7am

From Monday 3 July, you may notice your recycling is collected at a different time of day if you live in central or south Auckland.

Continuing Sir Peter Blake's Mission

Tara is coming to New Zealand for the first time since Peter’s untimely death, tying up alongside the ANZ Viaduct Events Centre from July 1- 9.

What's it like to work at Auckland Museum?

Johnny Hui is Family and Early Years Programmer at Auckland Museum. He tells us a little bit about why the museum is a special place to work.

Waterview tunnel opening early July

The $1.4 billion Waterview Connection is New Zealand’s biggest and most complex roading project, including twin 2.4km-long three-lane tunnels.