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?
Did you know that Albany and its surrounding area is full of great things to do? From parks and playgrounds, to pools, leisure centres and libraries, all run or looked after by Auckland Council.
Aucklanders now have access to a beautiful and largely unknown bay on Auckland’s North Shore.
In response to recent dog-related issues reported at Takapuna Beach, Devonport-Takapuna Local Board wanted to remind people about the rules in place at our beaches and encourage consideration for other beach users.
We’ve picked some of our favourite Auckland spots to take the family and make the most of the last few weeks of warm weather.
There's nothing a dog loves more than a day at the beach, but living in Auckland means our four-legged friends need to learn to share the space with others. Make sure you and your dog are ready to display perfect manners when you hit the beach this summer.
Auckland Council is warning swimmers to exercise caution following recent reports of jellyfish at some east coast beaches.
A significant upgrade of Auckland’s Safeswim beach water quality monitoring programme is being considered by Auckland Council.
Owners should check the council website and read the signs at each local beach to make sure they’re following the rules.
Explore Waiheke’s coastline, pass through native bush and visit historical sites, all in a day’s walk on the Te Ara Hura walkways.