Calculate and reduce your carbon footprint with FutureFit

Assess your carbon footprint using FutureFit and find out how you can make small changes that make a big difference.

Internationally recognised parks on Auckland’s doorstep

Auckland Council continues to lead the world in park management with 11 urban and regional parks receiving a Green Flag Award.

November OurAuckland magazine out now

The November issue of OurAuckland is out now, available online, delivered to homes across the region, and available in cafes and transport hubs across Auckland.

Auckland Council asks Government to ban private fireworks sales

Auckland Council will advocate for legislative changes to ban the private sale and use of fireworks at the Governance and Administration Select Committee on Wednesday 13 November

NZ International Fraud Film Festival 2019

Explore the themes of scams, corruption, tax evasion, and art forgery at this film festival.

Westside Story - Sir Bob Harvey's favourite west coast nature spots

Sir Bob Harvey, six-term mayor of Waitākere City, takes us on a tour of his favourite west coast nature spots.

The University of Auckland Dance Studies Performance Series

This annual series showcases our students' choreography.

Auckland International Cultural Festival calls for expressions of interest

Auckland Council is planning the 21st Auckland International Cultural Festival on Sunday 5 April 2020 and is calling for expressions of interest.

Whatever Happened to CAS Theatre?

Join Murray Edmond for this talk about Auckland’s first professional theatre.

Armistice Day marked by Manurewa community

The Manurewa community rallied to ensure the town's tradition of honouring Armistice Day would continue unbroken.

New Zealand Herald Premier Series: Conflict & Triumph

APO favourite Ning Feng returns with Beethoven’s titanic concerto, one of the summits of the violinist’s repertoire.

Improving Beach Haven’s coastal walkways

Have your say on how to improve coastal walkways in Beach Haven.

Showcase 2019: 30 Years of Unitec Dance

This programme features a repertoire of our favourite works from the last 10 years in dance.

New home for Griffiths Garden glasshouse and shed

Aucklanders who have plots at the Daldy Street Community Garden will now have somewhere to store their tools and grow seeds with the arrival of a shed and glasshouse from the former Griffiths Garden site.

Free Ranger Guided Walk: Te Ara o Whangamaire Walkway

Learn about the native flora and fauna of the area as well as the unique geological and cultural history.

Kind is the new cool

A call for more kindness -an opinion piece from Councillor Cathy Casey.

Waiheke Walking Festival

Ten days of free guided walks on beautiful Waiheke Island.

Browns Bay beach remains a risk

Damaged wastewater pipes keep Browns Bay off-limits.

Drive-in Movies at MOTAT: Grease

Relax in the comfort of your own car, put your feet on the dash and enjoy MOTAT'S first Drive-In!

New Lynn to Avondale shared path underway

Work is starting on a major shared path linking communities in west Auckland.

eBike Expo

Check out the latest technology, take a test ride and get your own eBike built and fitted just for you.

New pedestrian crossings set to make it safer for pedestrians on Sunnynook Road

Have your say on Auckland Transport plans to improve safety for pedestrians along Sunnynook Road.

Transgender Awareness Week: Short Film Viewing

Watch a selection of short films telling the stories of transgender and non-binary people and end with an educational panel.

Personal triumphs inspire artists at Studio One Toi Tū

Announcing the 2019/2020 Studio One Toi Tū Creative Studio Residents.

Monster Energy S-X Open

An incredible entertainment spectacle with international Supercross and off-road motorcycling.

Have your say on Auckland War Memorial Museum’s Draft Annual Plan

Auckland Museum is welcoming feedback on its Draft Annual Plan 2020/2021.

Free Public Tours of Watercare's Dams in the Hūnua Ranges

Watercare is inviting Aucklanders to come and learn about the dams in the Hūnua Ranges.

Proud Centres - bringing moments of pride to your community

With Pride Festival 2020 looming, Auckland Council’s Proud Centres are calling for the community to submit ideas for family-friendly events.

Forest Creature Hunt

Bring the kids to Arataki Visitor Centre and take them out on to the trails for a creature hunt.

Safer walking routes for Māngere Bridge

It’s going to be safer to walk, bike, scoot and get around Māngere Bridge thanks to Auckland Transport's safer communities programme.

Out & About – Circability

Learn circus skills like juggling, hula hoop, acrobatics, walking the tight wire or ride the unicycle.

Help shape the new aquatic and leisure centre in Flat Bush

A new aquatic and leisure centre is being built at Barry Curtis Park and Flat Bush community is being asked to have their say on the services it wants to see at the facility.

Manukau Symphony Orchestra: Magic Mozart

Mozart’s Concerto in A major for Clarinet was written for his friend, Stadler, who had already inspired the great clarinet quintet.