Mayor Goff hits million tree mark

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has fulfilled his pledge of planting a million trees in this term of council.

Auckland Council declares climate emergency

Auckland Council's Environment and Community Committee has voted to declare a climate emergency.

Download the latest edition of OurAuckland

The June issue of OurAuckland lands in letterboxes, transport hubs and libraries from 28 May.

Helping out in the Hunuas

We're celebrating the contributions of volunteers this National Volunteer Week (16-22 June 2019).

A Fine Balance

A theatre event bringing history to life through a sweeping panorama of India’s tumultuous State of Emergency.

Papakura Local Board makes CCTV grant

Police have supported a call that has seen the Papakura Local Board make a grant to fund increased CCTV monitoring.

Auckland Wine Week

Explore the wonderful world of wine right here on Auckland's doorstep.

$508,000 awarded to sport and recreation projects

Thirteen organisations will receive a combined $508,000 of funding as part of the council’s regional sport and recreation grants programme.

Carried Away: Bags Unpacked

This exhibition unpacks over 150 bags, exploring the stories associated with their creation, and the people who made and used them.

Plans altered to protect Stockade Hill views

A Unitary Plan change has been agreed that protects views from Howick's historic Stockade Hill.

Pacific Dance Festival

Showcasing a rich and diverse line-up of talent from across the Pacific.

Transforming Auckland Public Transport – June 2019 Snapshot

Auckland is undergoing a quiet public transport revolution as passenger and trip numbers continue to rise.

Auckland Live Cabaret Season

The Civic will play host to a stellar line up of international cabaret stars and top Kiwi performers.

Phosphite boost to kauri defence systems

Auckland Council has been delivering phosphite to infected kauri in the Waitākere Ranges.

Million Trees Matariki Planting Day

Celebrate Matariki by planting a tree as part of the Million Trees programme.

Auckland Transport to allow pets on trains from Sunday

Pets will be allowed on trains from 16 July as part of a trial introduced by Auckland Transport.

The Kitchen Poster Festival

A celebration of communities, stories and food by local writers.

Franklin Local Board seeks crime fighters

Franklin Local Board says joining Neighbourhood Support is a great way to create safer communities.

First America’s Cup infrastructure milestone complete

The first key milestone has been reached on the project creating the stage for the 36th America’s Cup in Auckland in 2021.

Auckland Council launches 2019 elections website

The 2019 local elections website features information about how to vote, why you should vote, and how Auckland Council works.

Liquor store staff sell to minor

A joint operation between Auckland Council's Alcohol Licensing Unit, Auckland Police and Auckland Regional Public Health have uncovered businesses failing to comply with the law.

Waiheke Local Board awards latest grants round

Waiheke Local Board has awarded almost $26,000 in grants to community groups and projects.

Community volunteers recognised by Ōrākei Local Board

An awards ceremony has celebrated the contribution locals make to the Ōrākei community.

Onehunga's Dolphin Theatre still going strong with local board support

The Dolphin Theatre in Onehunga has been providing entertainment since 1962 and it doesn’t show any sign of slowing down soon.

Number of new residential dwellings consented in Auckland soars

New data shows that more new dwellings are being consented in Auckland than ever before.