Waiheke Island has been selected as the fourth best island in the world and top island in Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific by Travel + Leisure magazine’s readers.
Auckland Council is going to seek consent to build a permanent seawall at the northern end of Ōrewa Beach.
Auckland Council will be installing tsunami signs in Orewa next week to increase the coastal town’s tsunami preparedness.
An upgrade to Muriwai Motor Camp will kick off this week. It will give the campground a more efficient layout, as well as new showers, toilet blocks, laundry, kitchen, BBQ areas and the latest addition - a fish cleaning station.
Planning is underway by a group of community representatives for more walking, cycling and horse riding trails in the Beachlands/Maraetai area.
Walking and cycling along the southern end of Orewa Beach will soon be safer and more enjoyable.
Restrictions to dog off-leash areas aim to protect the Little Blue Penguin.
The summer-long ban on set netting at Arkles Bay will be lifted at midnight on Easter Monday.
Auckland Council is reminding people about safety around set netting at Arkles Bay.
Over 12,000 kids have been involved in Surf Life Saving's Beach Education programme this summer.